The new year has just begun and we’re already set to be a part of one of the most popular conferences in the industry – NamesCon Global!
What is NamesCon Global?
NamesCon Global is one of the largest annual domain-industry conferences, heavily attended by industry experts and professionals from across the globe. This conference lets you interact with Registries, Registrars, Domainers, Web Hosts and individual end users.
With the recent advent of the New Year, we’d like to touch upon some of the key developments that took place in 2018. The previous year comprised of several technical developments, new products, various promotional offers and a good number of industry events & conferences. Here’s a quick run-through of all the big and small achievements from 2018:
In this day and age, thousands of people are looking at expanding their creative business ideas and products to a large audience over the internet. These great ideas need memorable websites and when it comes to selecting a domain name, who would want a long-winded web address when you can choose a valuable branding asset to set your brand apart?
A TLD like .CO certainly makes for a perfect option to help users establish an online identity of their brand through a short, succinct and memorable domain name. A domain extension like .CO not only enhances their brand presence over the web but also gives them an edge over their competitors.
GLOBALLY RECOGNIZED: Associated globally with the word ‘company’, .CO is easy and intuitive for people to recognize and remember. .CO is also recognized by all the major search engines as a leading global domain for SEO purposes.
CREDIBLE: Powered by an experienced leadership team, world-class technology and enhanced security, .CO continues to adopt internationally proven best practices and the strictest web standards available to protect users from a wide range of security threats.
INNOVATIVE: .CO is the web address where possibility meets opportunity. It’s the online space where people can bring their ideas to life; and where the world’s next-level thinkers are making a home.
To give your customers a chance to avail this versatile TLD at a discounted price, we’re introducing a limited duration promo which will run until December 31st, 2018. .CO will be available for you to resell at just $8.99 during the said period. We hope you help your customers in securing their .CO Domain today by making use of this promo.
Our Partner in Focus for this edition is Reclaim Hosting, a Domains and Hosting company founded in 2013. Reclaim Hosting aims at simplifying the procedure for educators and institutions of providing their students with domains and web hosting that they can fully take control of.
After an interlude, we are back with our Monthly Bulletin for June. The following are some of the top Domain industry stories from last month.
1. .AU Domains now managed by Afilias – Afilias has been chosen by the .au Domain Administration to provide registry services for over 3 million .au domain names. The .au domains were managed by Neustar prior to this transition. The auDA states this transition helps meet needs of Australia’s expanding digital economy and ensures reliability, security, and confidentiality of data.
2. ICANN releases its 2020 public meeting venues – ICANN’s heading to Cancun for its first meeting from March 7-12, 2020. Following which, the policy forum will be held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Center in Malaysia between June 22-25, 2020 and the Annual General meeting will be held in Hamburg, Germany from October 17-22, 2020.