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Chinese Domain investments cause spike in .pro registrations

.Pro's kept advancing strongly after that post and it most likely wasn't caused by US investors as there is much speculation that Chinese investors have taken interest in the .pro domain extension. 200K registrations within a few months has helped boost .pro to one of the top registered new gtld's.

GoDaddy caught forwarding a .pro?

It's a powerful brand name and godaddy appears to get it! Having a solid professional look and standing well above the rest starts with owner a .pro brand for your business. The future in our opinion is headed to unique powerful brands and .pro will lead the pack once consumers have a chance to browse through all of the available extensions out there.

Trading a .com for an .xyz

There has been some intersting articles concerning the launch of .xyz domains. The domain extension is founded by Daniel Negari who is promoting the domain extension as the next best alternative to .com? Whether you think this is a crazy idea or not, this is the first CEO that we know of that has directly come out and said that .xyz will be direct competition with the .com extension.

Guard against dangerous site hacks!

It's really becoming an increasingly difficult problem to maintain websites online. For those of us that have run over 10 websites it is very possible that you have run into having your web servers hacked. It's a real pain in the but and it is forcing website owners to have to maintain a high level of security on the sites that we run.

Marketing.Pro a big .pro dn sale.

 Dnjournal reported this week another 5 figure domain sale for a single word generic domain. The sale totalled 10K which is a very reasonable price in IMHO. The domain is most likely worth over 5 times that but the market is being saturated right now with new extensions.

Tons of excitement over .club and .guru right now as they lead the new domain pack with close to 60,000 registrants each.  Of course at some point these new extensions will catch up with .pro that is reported to have over 110K registrants which is a level that has held steady over the last few years.

Domain Investing in new gtlds

 We're all seing the rollout of new top level domains (Gtld's)  but the big raging debate is whether these new extensions are a good investment or not.  Anyone who has read our articles realizes that we have a bias towards new extensions as shown in our long term support for .pro and other non .com extensions. 

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Is .Com meaningful to your Business? More evidence of the demise of .Com

The domaingang reported a 100% true article according to them reporting alternate views from the guys at Donuts who believe that .com is currently at its height and will enter a period of decline as new gtld's come to market and offer more exciting and relevant extensions to online business.  This discussion raises a nice point that we've felt for years regarding why people by .com's at all.

Insurance .pro gets hit with UDRP makes domain headlines today for all the wrong reasons as reporte at  It is interesting how the larger domainers become very oriented to certain domains but not to others judging by the first line in the story.  We hand it to thedomains for reporting the story and maintaining focus on what matters which is that no matter what extension you have everyone can be affected by UDRP process or potentially reverse domain name hijacking. steps into the future with Key.Me!

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