Dot Website Hits 50,000 Registrations

 

In less than seven months since its general availability, Dot website has crossed 50,000 registrations

 

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, April 6, 2015 -- Dot website had the third highest score on the New gTLD Indicator in the most recent CSC New gTLD Utilization Report and has consistently been among the Top 10 fastest growing new TLDs. With less than 46 % of these 50k domains being parked and 120 dot websites in the Alexa Top 1 million (98.7th percentile or 6th highest among new TLDs), there is good end consumer adoption for this generic TLD.

This adoption is seen across geography; some such examples of live websites – 3arab.website (Arabic), amaze.website, customkitchen.website, discjockey.website (Dutch), jsa.website (Russian). Number of registrations across countries for dot website is in the 99th percentile – 160 countries (4th highest).

A key metric that has contributed to the success of dot website is its channel partnership; the total number of registrars currently offering dot website is 103, which is in the 99.7th percentile (second highest among all new TLDs).

About Radix:

Radix Registry (Radix FZC) is a major participant in the new gTLD program, applying for registry rights to 22 new gTLDs and securing uncontested registry rights to .website, .press, .host, .space, .tech and .online. Radix is Asia’s largest new gTLD applicant, playing a substantial role in the global diversification of the Internet namespace.