29 Dec '16, 3pm

.Com Registrations Loses Another 1 Million Domains In Less Than 2 Weeks; Now Under 127 Million

.Com Registrations Loses Another 1 Million Domains In Less Than 2 Weeks; Now Under 127 Million

It was just on December 16th that we reported that the number of .Com domain names in the Domain Name Base as reported by Verisign had dropped below 128 Million. As of today the number of .Com domain names in the Domain Name Base as reported by Verisign who operates the .Com registry has dropped by another million domains to under 127 Million. In late 2015 the Chinese domain market was on fire and people were registering numeric .com domain names up to 10 digits as well as random letter domain names, now that those domain names have been coming up for renewal for the 1st time many are dropping. If you forgot how many .com domain names were being registered back in the 4th quarter of 2015 we have reprinted some of our blog post from November 19th 2015: “”On October 27, 2015, three weeks ago, the .com zone file topped 120 Million for the first time and had 120,034,068 domain...

Full article: http://www.thedomains.com/2016/12/29/com-registrations-lo...

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