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Afilias announces new ".INFO Site Rater" Allowing Users to Rate Their Favorite .INFO Domains

DUBLIN, IRELAND – 29 September 2009 - Afilias, a global provider of Internet infrastructure services and registry for the .INFO domain, today announced that is has added a new service that allows visitors to its .INFO Web site directory to rate their favorite .INFO Web sites.

Afilias to Provide Technology Powering the .eco new TLD

Big Room, Inc. selects Afilias as registry service provider for its application to ICANN for a new top-level domain

DUBLIN, IRELAND - 22 June 2009- Today Afilias, a leading provider of Internet infrastructure services, announced that is has been selected by Big Room Inc. as the registry services provider for its application to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) for a new .eco domain during the upcoming new top-level domain (new TLD) application process.

Afilias Launches Managed DNS Service

Offers DNS services proven to support some of the world's largest domains and offering 100% uptime guarantee

DUBLIN, IRELAND – 10 February 2009 – Today Afilias announced that it has expanded its technology with a new Managed DNS Service to assist organizations with managing Internet traffic for their Web presence.

New TLDs | Top Level Domain Registry Services

The first ICANN New gTLD Application round is now closed - but another is expected - possibly in 2016.  The most current source of information about the new TLDs is ICANN’s micro-site http://newgtlds.icann.org/.  To find out the status of specific applications or domain names you can visit:  https://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/viewstatus where you can input your TLD idea and see immediately if anyone else ha

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Afilias Announces 3-Year Analysis of the .INFO Domain

On .INFO's Three-year Anniversary, the Domain Has Surpassed 1,500,000 Registrations.

DUBLIN, Ireland - 27 September 2004 - Afilias, a global provider of domain name registry services, today released a three year analysis of the .INFO domain in preparation for the third anniversary of live, real-time registrations on October 1. The domain, which is the most popular of the new TLDs that were launched in 2001, now has over 1,500,000 registrations, 71% of which are active sites, and over 460,000 dedicated INFO sites.

2017: The Year of dotBrand


With over 600 “dot Brands” applied for in 2012, and hundreds now launched, 2017 seems poised to be the Year of dotBrand!

“dotBrands” are top level domains (TLDs) that use the brand name to the right of the dot, as in www.mabanque.bnpparibas or www.home.cern.  Many large companies across nearly every industry applied, including Google, Amazon, Citibank, VISA, McDonalds, Sony, HBO, and Alibaba.

NamesCon 2015

Date: 
Jan 11, 2015
Location: 
Las Vegas, Nevada

Afilias is proud to be a Gold Sponsor of the upcoming NamesCon event in Las Vegas, Nevada.

NamesCon is the largest conference dedicated exclusively for the Internet Name Industry.