29 May '14, 12pm

.Ninjas win Wednesday’s battle of the new TLDs

Ninjas attack cruiselines and vacationers. Ninjas win. Seven new top level domain names hit the market yesterday, and the .Ninjas sliced their way to the most new registrations of any of them. .Ninja recorded 4,535 new registrations in the zone file, which is a pretty good measure of how many domains were registered. (Note: today I’m using data collated by Namestat.org . Some of my zone file access has expired. I, like many others, don’t know why they have to expire every 90 days.) I was expecting between 3,000 and 7,500 .ninja registrations, so this is a fairly good performance. .Ninja was released by Rightside. Rightside’s own registries eNom and Name.com combined to sell the most .Ninja domains. .Ninja is one of those domains that should grow nicely with usage and chatter on tech sites. In other words, it has good potential to go viral. .Ninja did not, however, land at ...

Full article: http://domainnamewire.com/2014/05/29/dot-ninja-domains/

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