As a small business owner, it is important to keep yourself updated about the latest trends to stay ahead of the competition. In the case of a domain name reseller, the focal point is the new gTLD market.
Let us take a quick look at the highlights of August 2020!
Highlights of August 2020
- .SITE retained its top stop for the second consecutive month, contributing an 18% share to the total registration count
- .XYZ and .ONLINE secured the 2nd and 3rd place respectively
- .FUN made it to the 4th position with a jump of 45% in the registration count
- .SPACE moved to the 5th spot with a 5% share in the total number of registrations
- .LINK secured the 14th position with a hike of 32% in its total registration numbers
- Securing the 13th spot, .APP made it back to the top 15 list after 7 months
*Registration Numbers Facilitated by ResellerClub
Round the new gTLD globe
- .LOAN completed 5 years this August. It was launched on 05th August 2015
- .TECH completed 5 years this August. It was launched on 05th August 2015
- .ONLINE completed 5 years this August. It was launched on 26th August 2015
Performance of new gTLDs in August
Let us analyse the performance of the key new gTLDs in August 2020.
Retaining its first position with the maximum registered gTLD, .SITE contributed a total of 18% share. The Global markets* and a promo price of $6.49 can be credited for the high sale.
Global registration count for August: 2,131,549
Following close behind, .XYZ has moved to the second spot with a 17% registration in the overall new gTLDs registered in August. The jump in registration numbers can be attributed to the Global markets* and the promo price of $0.99.
Global registration count for August: 3,477,635
With a 15% share in the total registration count .ONLINE secured the third spot in the top 15 list. The new gTLD was running at a promo price of $7.49.
Global registration count for August: 1,795,997
With a whopping 45% hike in its total registration numbers, .FUN has claimed the fourth spot in the top 5 new gTLDs registered in the month of August. The Global markets* can be credited for the maximum number of registrations.
Global registration count for August: 517,287
.SPACE contributed a 5% share in the overall registration numbers, securing the fifth spot in the list. The promo price of $0.99 and the Global markets* can be attributed to the maximum number of registrations.
Global registration count for August: 510,336
.APP made its way to the top 15 registered gTLDs in August after nearly 7 long months. The maximum registration counts can be attributed to the Global markets*. The domain extension was priced at $14.99.
Global registration count for August: 703,593
With an immense rise of 32% in its registration count, .LINK was able to secure the 14th place, in the top 15 registered new gTLDs in August. The promo price of $ 3.99 has been the reason for the surge in the Global markets*.
Global registration count for August: 143,116
Go Beyond the Traditional
With the ever-growing options of new gTLDs, you can help your customers expand their online business and reach customers easily.
Here are some exciting new gTLD domain promos lined up for September 2020
- Promote literacy by reselling .GURU domain extension at a low price of $2.99
- Publicize your customers’ new virtual travel business with .TRAVEL at just $12.99
- Resell .ART at a low price of $5.99 and make your profits
That’s all folks!
Check out all our leading domain promos and help your customers get the right one for their online business.
If you would like to know more about domain extensions, check out our other blogs in the Domains category.
Lastly, Stay Home, Stay Safe!
*Global market – US, Australia, Canada, Sri Lanka, Thailand and others fall under the global markets.