DotTBA and TLDWatch Give Their View On The New gTLD Programme, And The Future

By January 19, 2015 New TLDs No Comments

ICANN new generic Top Level Domains logoPlenty are wondering what the future is for the new gTLDs. Which ones will be a success, which will fail, and which will do barely be enough to keep afloat.

For one point of view, the good folk at DotTBA and TLDWatch joined for an in-depth presentation on gTLD statistics and business implications at the NamesCon conference last week.

The presentation includes:

  • a review of the 2014 gTLD activity
  • discussion of the Tier concept to rank gTLDs
  • projections for 2015 & beyond
  • drafting plan for lower tier gTLDs.

To check out the presentation, see https://www.tldwatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/New-gTLD-Statistics-Business-Implications-v2.0.pdf.