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.DIRECT

ALL
Percentile
Total Domains10,51767.4
Latest Update+ 259.7
7 Day Avg158.3
Days Available1,21055.2
2018-01-17 08:00
Latest Update
Daily Breakdown - 2018-01-16
New to Zone+ 763.7
Back in Zone+ 275.5
Removed from Zone- 771.7
Net Zone Change+ 259.7
Top CountryUnited Kingdom
Top RegistrarNameCheap, Inc.
Number Countries254.2
Number Registrars673.2
Avg Term (yrs)1.1475.5
Privacy (%)42.8656
2018-01-17 08:00
Summary
Overall to 2018-01-16
Top CountryUnited Kingdom
Top RegistrarGoDaddy.com, LLC
Number Countries9469.2
Number Registrars10485.5
Avg Term (yrs)1.2967.7
Privacy (%)26.1148.7
Sites Alexa 1M2378.2
Previous 30 days+ 588.4
Avg per 30 days184.2
Domains per site in 1M45758.3
2018-01-17 08:00
GENERIC
Percentile
Total Domains10,51768
Latest Update+ 260.7
7 Day Avg158
Days Available1,21053
2018-01-17 08:00
Latest Update
Daily Breakdown - 2018-01-16
New to Zone+ 764
Back in Zone+ 275.5
Removed from Zone- 771.4
Net Zone Change+ 260.7
Top CountryUnited Kingdom
Top RegistrarNameCheap, Inc.
Number Countries251.5
Number Registrars671.7
Avg Term (yrs)1.1475.7
Privacy (%)42.8653.1
2018-01-17 08:00
Summary
Overall to 2018-01-16
Top CountryUnited Kingdom
Top RegistrarGoDaddy.com, LLC
Number Countries9467.4
Number Registrars10484.2
Avg Term (yrs)1.2966.9
Privacy (%)26.1144.5
Sites Alexa 1M2377.2
Previous 30 days+ 587.7
Avg per 30 days183.5
Domains per site in 1M45757.7
2018-01-17 08:00
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Key Info

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String.DIRECT
TypeGeneric
StatusDelegated & Available
General Availability24th September, 2014
Delegation Record22nd May, 2014
NIC sitenic.direct
ICANN Agreement10th April, 2014
TLD Application1-1424-94823
Priority1390
ApplicantDonuts Inc. (Half Trail, LLC)
Parent CompanyDonuts Inc.
Total Domains3,448,112
Backend ProviderDonuts Inc.
ICANN RegionNorth America
CountryUnited States
Delegated and Available (238)
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Namecheap
Domain.com
Dotster
Netfirms
Regtons
Webnames.ca
Name.com
GoDaddy
123 Reg
AlpNames
Epik
Amazon Route 53
Marcaria.com
EuroDNS
Whois.com
BigRock
101domain
Dotology
Hover
Crazy Domains
Netcetera
DreamHost
CanSpace
Gandi.net
IWantMyName
OnlyDomains
United Domains
Easyspace
Instra
Google (US only)
DomainCostClub
Porkbun
Epik
Pananames
Espace2001
NameSilo
AlpNames
Namecheap
Dynadot
Webnames.ca
Amazon Route 53
Regtons
EuroDNS
NetIm
Uniregistry
Whois.com
BigRock
Directnic
Dotology
Hover
Crazy Domains
Netcetera
Domain.com
Dotster
Netfirms
123 Reg
DreamHost
Name.com
101domain
Gandi.net
IWantMyName
OnlyDomains
United Domains
CanSpace
GoDaddy
Instra
Google (US only)
DomainCostClub
Porkbun
AlpNames
Epik
Pananames
NetIm
Espace2001
NameSilo
Namecheap
Dynadot
Webnames.ca
Amazon Route 53
Regtons
EuroDNS
Uniregistry
Whois.com
BigRock
101domain
Directnic
Dotology
Hover
Crazy Domains
Netcetera
Gandi.net
123 Reg
DreamHost
Name.com
CanSpace
IWantMyName
OnlyDomains
United Domains
GoDaddy
Instra
Google (US only)
2018-01-18 06:30

Aftermarket / Premium Sales

.DIRECT

8.direct
$805
2016
korea.direct
$205
2015
porno.direct
$112
2016
singles.direct
$6
2016
Registrar Domains %
Registrar Domains %
NameCheap, Inc.228.6
GoDaddy.com, LLC114.3
Mesh Digital Limited114.3
EuroDNS S.A.114.3
eNom, Inc.114.3
1+1 Internet SE114.3
note: figures above do not include Test or Registry Reserved domains
Total (from above)7100.0
Grand Total7100.0

Geographic Spread for 2018-01-16

.DIRECT

Country Domains %
Country Domains %
United Kingdom375.0
Germany125.0
note: figures above do not include Proxy Whois / Test domains
Total (from above)457.1
Private/Proxy Whois342.9
Grand Total7100.0
Registrar Domains %
Registrar Domains %
GoDaddy.com, LLC2,37822.6
Mesh Digital Limited2,25421.4
Tucows Domains Inc.5465.2
1+1 Internet SE5405.1
eNom, Inc.5114.9
Key-Systems, LLC3263.1
NameCheap, Inc.3243.1
Uniregistrar Corp3163.0
Cronon AG3032.9
Ascio Technologies, Inc. Danmark - Filial af Ascio technologies, Inc. USA2602.5
Gandi SAS2332.2
united-domains AG2031.9
PSI-USA, Inc. dba Domain Robot1771.7
Google Inc.1431.4
Network Solutions, LLC1421.4
NameSilo, LLC1321.3
PDR Ltd. d/b/a PublicDomainRegistry.com1241.2
Name.com, Inc.1131.1
Porkbun LLC970.9
1API GmbH850.8
Crazy Domains FZ-LLC800.8
OVH sas700.7
101domain GRS Limited680.6
Wild West Domains, LLC670.6
CSC Corporate Domains, Inc.660.6
Hosting Concepts B.V. d/b/a Openprovider620.6
Dynadot, LLC460.4
MarkMonitor Inc.450.4
EuroDNS S.A.440.4
Melbourne IT Ltd430.4
Synergy Wholesale Pty Ltd430.4
Vautron Rechenzentrum AG390.4
Nom-iq Ltd. dba COM LAUDE300.3
The Registrar Company B.V.280.3
CSL Computer Service Langenbach GmbH d/b/a joker.com270.3
EnCirca, Inc.230.2
DNC Holdings, Inc.210.2
GMO Internet, Inc. d/b/a Onamae.com210.2
Domeneshop AS dba domainnameshop.com200.2
Instra Corporation Pty Ltd.200.2
Register.com, Inc.200.2
SafeBrands SAS180.2
Easyspace Limited180.2
Online SAS170.2
Super Registry Ltd170.2
Paragon Internet Group Ltd t/a Paragon Names170.2
Realtime Register B.V.150.1
Go Australia Domains, LLC150.1
Lexsynergy Limited150.1
Go Canada Domains, LLC150.1
Regional Network Information Center, JSC dba RU-CENTER140.1
SafeNames Ltd.140.1
Go China Domains, LLC130.1
Go Montenegro Domains, LLC130.1
INWX GmbH + Co. KG130.1
Blue Razor Domains, LLC120.1
Metaregistrar BV110.1
Alpnames Limited110.1
Marcaria.com International, Inc.110.1
Epik, Inc.110.1
Go France Domains, LLC90.1
Soluciones Corporativas IP, SL90.1
Global Domains International, Inc. DBA DomainCostClub.com80.1
Web Commerce Communications Limited dba WebNic.cc80.1
Domain The Net Technologies Ltd.70.1
NETIM SARL60.1
Automattic Inc.60.1
NameWeb BVBA60.1
Gransy, s.r.o. d/b/a subreg.cz60.1
Domain.com, LLC60.1
Hogan Lovells International LLP5< 0.1
BigRock Solutions Ltd.5< 0.1
Nameshield SAS5< 0.1
Variomedia AG dba puredomain.com4< 0.1
Webnames.ca Inc.4< 0.1
CPS-Datensysteme GmbH4< 0.1
$$$ Private Label Internet Service Kiosk, Inc. (dba PLISK.com)4< 0.1
URL Solutions, Inc.4< 0.1
http.net Internet GmbH4< 0.1
Name.net, Inc.3< 0.1
Gabia, Inc.3< 0.1
Ledl.net GmbH3< 0.1
Regtime Ltd.3< 0.1
COREhub, S.R.L.3< 0.1
Hosting Ukraine LLC3< 0.1
Dinahosting s.l.2< 0.1
CV. Rumahweb Indonesia2< 0.1
CCI REG S.A.2< 0.1
AB Name ISP2< 0.1
French Connexion SARL dba Domaine.fr2< 0.1
Interdominios, Inc.2< 0.1
Whois Networks Co., Ltd.1< 0.1
10dencehispahard, S.L.1< 0.1
Ports Group AB1< 0.1
Omnis Network, LLC1< 0.1
Sibername Internet and Software Technologies Inc.1< 0.1
BB-Online UK Limited1< 0.1
Freeparking Domain Registrars, Inc.1< 0.1
Blacknight Internet Solutions Ltd.1< 0.1
DomainSite, Inc.1< 0.1
BR domain Inc. dba namegear.co1< 0.1
Register4Less, Inc.1< 0.1
TierraNet Inc. d/b/a DomainDiscover1< 0.1
Register.ca Inc.1< 0.1
note: figures above do not include Test or Registry Reserved domains
Total (from above)10,513100.0
Reserved/Testing4<0.1
- Reserved for non-billable transactions where Registry Operator acts as Registrar4
Grand Total10,517100.0

Geographic Spread

.DIRECT

Country Domains %
Country Domains %
United Kingdom2,74335.3
United States1,68121.6
Germany1,03713.3
Netherlands4475.8
France4325.6
Australia2593.3
Canada1952.5
Switzerland1021.3
Spain690.9
Austria550.7
India510.7
United Arab Emirates430.6
Italy400.5
Belgium370.5
Norway360.5
New Zealand340.4
Israel340.4
Russian Federation310.4
Hong Kong300.4
Japan290.4
Czech Republic280.4
Sweden260.3
Lebanon230.3
Denmark200.3
Ireland190.2
Poland180.2
Cyprus160.2
China150.2
Malta140.2
South Africa130.2
Singapore120.2
Turkey110.1
Greece90.1
Portugal80.1
Slovakia80.1
Luxembourg80.1
Romania80.1
Bulgaria70.1
Thailand60.1
Estonia60.1
Malaysia50.1
Indonesia50.1
Hungary50.1
Mexico50.1
Korea, Republic of40.1
Saudi Arabia40.1
Curaçao40.1
Paraguay40.1
Taiwan, Province of China40.1
Panama3< 0.1
Senegal3< 0.1
Brazil3< 0.1
Latvia3< 0.1
Armenia2< 0.1
Ukraine2< 0.1
Slovenia2< 0.1
Pakistan2< 0.1
Andorra2< 0.1
Mauritius2< 0.1
Bahamas2< 0.1
Nigeria2< 0.1
Croatia2< 0.1
Turks and Caicos Islands2< 0.1
Philippines2< 0.1
Morocco2< 0.1
Finland2< 0.1
Antigua and Barbuda2< 0.1
Belarus2< 0.1
Cayman Islands1< 0.1
Isle of Man1< 0.1
Serbia1< 0.1
Gibraltar1< 0.1
Montenegro1< 0.1
Georgia1< 0.1
Virgin Islands, British1< 0.1
Honduras1< 0.1
Macao1< 0.1
Colombia1< 0.1
Saint Lucia1< 0.1
Jamaica1< 0.1
Saint Kitts and Nevis1< 0.1
Bosnia and Herzegovina1< 0.1
Barbados1< 0.1
Jersey1< 0.1
Virgin Islands, U.S.1< 0.1
Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of1< 0.1
Guernsey1< 0.1
Egypt1< 0.1
Liechtenstein1< 0.1
Ecuador1< 0.1
Jordan1< 0.1
Tanzania, United Republic of1< 0.1
Argentina1< 0.1
Bolivia, Plurinational State of1< 0.1
note: figures above do not include Proxy Whois / Test domains
Total (from above)7,76873.9
Private/Proxy Whois2,74526.1
Reserved/Testing4<0.1
Grand Total10,517100.0