New TLDs

Afilias supports all types of new TLDs, including dotBrands, dotCities, dotCommunities and dotGenerics with turnkey technical and value-added services.

New TLDs

New TLD Application Tips

Find out how to make your new TLD successful with expert advise from Afilias.
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VIDEO: Learning from History to Estimate new TLD Volume

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VIDEO: Now to Achieve Market Distribution for Your new TLD

Afilias Customer Testimonials

See why other TLDs have chosen Afilias as their Registry Solutions provider!
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VIDEO: Why did .eco choose Afilias?

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VIDEO: How has Afilias helped .mobi to be successful?

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NEW TLD APPLICATION TIP: How to achieve market distribution for your new TLD


If you are a new TLD applicant, one of the key pieces of your plan is how you intend to go to market. Many applicants will be required by ICANN to use registrars, and there are many good reasons for this. Registrars understand the domain business, they are experienced domain marketers and most importantly, they have existing business relationships with many of the same registrants you will need to make your TLD successful.

NEW TLD APPLICATION TIP: Learning from History to Estimate new TLD Volume


If you are a prospective new top-level domain (TLD) applicant, one of the most important questions you must answer is: how many registrations will my TLD have? This will be an essential element of your submission to ICANN, and if profit or even economic sustainability is your goal, getting the volume right is critical.

Recap of ICANN Nairobi - Decisions and Progress to move forward on new TLDs


Due to the many groups that did not attend this month's ICANN meeting in Nairobi for various reasons, I don't think anyone expected the meeting to result in major decisions on new TLD issues we've been debating for over a year. However, that is exactly what happened.

Afilias Releases .INFO Domain 2009 Annual Report

.INFO remains the market leader for new TLDs

DUBLIN, IRELAND - December 21, 2009 - Afilias, a global provider of internet infrastructure services and registry for the .INFO domain, has released the 2009 .INFO Annual Report illustrating .INFO's rise over the past eight years. .INFO currently ranks seventh among all 270+ Top Level Domains (TLD's) worldwide and first among all new TLDs introduced on the Internet since 2001.

VIDEO: Afilias at ad:tech NY: We'll help you get your own TLD

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Afilias at ad:tech NY: We'll help you get your own TLD

 

Read David Spark's ad:tech NY blog post about Afilias's new TLD expertise!

Afilias Announces 2009 .INFO Award Judges Panel

Top industry experts will help select the best .INFO Web sites of 2009   DUBLIN, IRELAND - 20 October 2009 - Today, Afilias has released the names of its panel of judges for the 2009 .INFO Awards.  The Awards, officially opened last week, will reward the best professionally created .INFO Web sites from around the world. Top industry experts will help select the best .INFO Web sites of 2009 DUBLIN, IRELAND - 20 October 2009 - Today, Afilias has released the names of its panel of judges for the 2009 .INFO Awards. The Awards, officially opened last week, will reward the best professionally created .INFO Web sites from around the world.