Avoid These Mistakes When Pricing Domains

It is essential for owners to price their domain correctly before selling it. Even if they have no immediate plan to sell their domain names, they should update the price according to what is prevailing in the market. While some people know the ins and outs of the domain pricing process, many make miscalculations when […]


Neustar Sets The Record Straight On .AU Transition

The largest transition of a domain name Registry in history, the transfer all 3.15 million .au domains and associated data from Neustar’s to Afilias’ Registry platform happens Saturday night Australian time. And it has been controversial to say the least. In a post Friday by George Pongas, Vice President – Australian Registry Services, Neustar, he […]


EURid and IACC Team Up to Fight Cybercrime in .EU and .ЕЮ

EURid and the International Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition (IACC) have announced plans to work together to fight cybercrime in the .eu and .ею domain name space. The collaboration aims to help clear the registration database from fraudulent domain names and to establish a more secure domain space for Internet users. The scope of this collaboration is based […]


ICANN: German Regional Court to Revisit Ruling in Injunction Proceedings on Request to Preserve WHOIS data

ICANN was informed Thursday that the Regional Court in Bonn, Germany, has decided to revisit its ruling in the injunction proceedings that ICANN initiated against EPAG, a Germany-based, ICANN-accredited registrar that is part of the Tucows Group.   On 13 June 2018, ICANN appealed the Regional Court’s initial decision to reject ICANN‘s application for an […]


Over Half of All .MEN and .LOANS Are Bad: Spamhaus

Three in 5 .men domain names are classified as “bad” according to the latest Spamhaus analysis of the world’s most abused TLDs, but only slightly worse than .loan, who have a “Badness Index” of 6.43 and 6.35 respectively. The Spamhaus analysis found that 43,758 of the 72,370, or 60.2%, .men domain names analysed were classified […]