[news release] NameJet, in partnership with RightOfTheDot, a company specializing in marketing & sales strategy for new gTLDs, and DotAsia, the organization charged with running the .asia top-level domain (TLD), are offering a select group of premium 3-4 digit numeric .asia domain names.
Examples of the domain names being auctioned include: 5678.asia, 889.asia and 797.asia.
Backorders may be placed now and auctions will begin to close on August 18, 2015.
NameJet is a proven leader in the Asian marketplace. In the last year, approximately 20% of visitors to the NameJet auction platform originated from Asia and the amount of NameJet auctions won by Asian bidders is even higher. “We have had great success in the Asian marketplace,” said Jonathan Tenenbaum, General Manager of NameJet, “Plus, numeric domain names are highly prized by our customers, so we’re thrilled to be able to offer these premium .asia domains to them.”
Asia is the Internet’s fastest growing market and there are nearly 250,000 .Asia names already registered to date.
In addition, large corporations are already using their .asia domains such as renowned PR firm Ogilvy with BestofOgilvy.asia and leading entertainment company Live Nation with LiveNation.asia.
With expanding economies and growing access to technology, Asia has one of the world’s largest and fastest growing Internet populations. For example, China currently has more Internet users than any other country, with 600 million people online. However, that number only accounts for 42% of the country’s population, leaving considerable room for growth.
In contrast, many Western nations already have Internet penetration rates higher than 75% percent. This all speaks to the value of the premium .asia domains being listed now on NameJet.
NameJet, LLC, a joint venture between eNom, Inc., a subsidiary of Rightside (NASDAQ: NAME) and Network Solutions, LLC, a subsidiary Web.com (NASDAQ: WWWW), is the world’s leading domain name auction platform. Launched in 2007, NameJet has since processed more than 200,000 domain auctions on its award-winning and easy-to-use website. With an exclusive inventory of expired and deleted domains from several of the largest registrars, plus top-quality premium name listings and drop-catching services, NameJet is the industry’s most trusted auction and aftermarket services provider.
About RightOfTheDot, LLC
RightOfTheDot, LLC is an Internet consulting and advisement firm specializing in new and existing TLD strategies, contention resolution and TLD private auction services, board advisement, premium domain and market positioning, sales and services. The new venture is the brainchild of two successful domain and Internet industry veterans, Monte Cahn and Michael H. Berkens, Esq., who possess a unique combination of vision, leadership and domain expertise. This highly qualified consulting group gives you access to the most experienced domain sales and marketing strategists in the industry. Both principals of RightOfTheDot are members of the prestigious Domain Hall Of Fame. Together, they have participated in more than $350,000,000 in domain sales and assisted in the successful launches of 22 of the existing sTLDs and gTLDs, in addition to several ccTLDs available today.
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