Sponsored Tld

A sponsored top-level domain (sTLD) is one of the categories of top-level domains (TLDs) maintained by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) for use in the Domain Name System of the Internet.IANA currently distinguishes the following groups of top-level domains:country-code top-level domains (ccTLD)generic top-level domains (gTLD)sponsored top-level domains (sTLD)unsponsored top-level domainsinfrastructure top-level domain (.arpa)A sponsored TLD is a specialized top-level domain that has a sponsor representing a specific community served by the domain.
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  • New .jobs contract based on new gTLD agreement

    … to challenge the ruling and ICANN eventually backed down in 2012. The fight came about as a result of complaints from the .JOBS Charter Compliance Coalition, a group of jobs sites including Monster.com. Coincidentally (?), Monster this week withdrew its application for the new dot-brand gTLD .monster. Related posts: ICANN threatens to shut down .jobs Opponents pick holes in .jobs auction plan Jobs boards slam plan to open up .jobs …

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 7 readers -
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