Here’s how the new number two new gTLD got so big so quick

by Kevin Murphy
Attentive DI readers will recall my journalistic meltdown last week, when I tried to figure out how the Chinese new gTLD .网址 managed to hit #2 in the new gTLD zone file size league table, apparently shifting a quarter of a million names in a week. Well, after conversations with well-placed sources here at NamesCon in Las Vegas this week, I’ve figured it out. .网址 is the Chinese for “.url”.Read the full article