• ZACR to delete 12,000 .za domains next week

      South African ccTLD registry ZACR is to delete more than 12,000 domains, many of them English dictionary words, ending in .org.za next week. That’s more than a third of the current count of .org.za domains, which stands at about 33,000 today. The list includes many English dictionary-word domains very possibly worth more than the standard registration fee, such as sex.org.za, accountant.org.

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  • ZACR hits a million .za names

    … South Africa’s .za ccTLD has crossed the one million domain mark, according to the registry. ZA Central Registry is currently reporting on its web site that 1,000,666 names have been registered. The millionth name was reportedly vulindlela-hpt.co.za, registered to a consulting firm and inexplicably redirecting to the typo vulindlela-htp.co.za…

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