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Verisign data shows new gTLDs drive almost three quarters of Q2 growth Kevin Murphy , September 19, 2016, 10:23:24 (UTC), Domain Registries New gTLDs were responsible for the large majority of domain name industry volume growth in the second quarter, but you’d never know it reading Verisign’s latest Domain Name Industry Brief. The domain universe increased to 334.6 million names at the end of June, according to the latest DNIB, which was published (pdf ) last week. That’s a 8.2 million increase on the 326.4 million it reported in its Q1 DNIB report (pdf ). Verisign reports the increase as 7.9 million, possibly due to new data that emerged after the Q1 report was published. Whether it was 7.9 million or 8.2 million, most of the growth was due to new gTLDs. In the DNIB, data on new gTLDs is always presented on page three of the three-page report in such a way to make apples-...

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