New gTLD sales miss ICANN estimates by a mile

by Kevin Murphy
New gTLD registration volumes failed to live up to ICANN’s expectations by a long, long way in its fiscal 2015. When ICANN’s FY15 ended on Tuesday, new gTLDs had fewer than 6 million domains in their collective zone files. That’s just 18% of ICANN’s original early 2014 estimate of 33 million domains and just 39% of its revised March 2015 estimate of 15 million names.Read the full article