Most people intuitively know that most new TLDs (top level domains) are crap. Spruikers often point to outlier sales but the reality is there has been no significant adoption of new TLDs by end users (which explains why ICANN were all too happy to let applicants for new … [Read more...] about New TLDs in decline
Thank you to all our readers for a great 2018. We will be back in 2019 with more industry news and information. Wishing you a safe and prosperous new year! DNJ … [Read more...] about Seasons Greetings
Owning and using your own domain name gives you control over many things, one of which is domain level spam filtering. We were recently reviewing the summary statistics of our Mailguard mail filtering service which we use for some of our more important businesses. Mailguard … [Read more...] about Dealing with Spam – AntiSpam Solution
Generic domain names just got a whole lot more valuable, and here’s why… Four years in the making, the New Payments Platform (NPP) went live in February this year. One of its features is the ability of business and consumers alike to choose a ‘PayID’, ie. an identifier other … [Read more...] about Forget your bank details? Generic domain names make it easier to get paid!
On Thursday 27 September 2018, auDA members overwhelmingly approved (100% of Supply members and approximately 97% of demand members) the abolition of the outdated membership model of Supply and Demand membership, and the adoption of a new constitution. The new constitution … [Read more...] about auDA 2.0 – A better future