Top-Level Domain

A top-level domain (TLD) is one of the domains at the highest level in the hierarchical Domain Name System of the Internet. The top-level domain names are installed in the root zone of the name space. For all domains in lower levels, it is the last part of the domain name, that is, the last label of a fully qualified domain name. For example, in the domain name www.example.com, the top-level domain is com (the "dot" and the word that follows it).
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  • Video: Take on the World with these International Domain Strategies

    … show the advantages and disadvantages of each. You’re going to want to make sure that you do your own evaluation on which one is going to be best for you. ccTLD, or Country Code Top-Level Domain, is really the only true geo targeting signal from a domain standpoint that you can get. They also have a higher click-through rate and conversion rate when…

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  • New gTLDs steal $5 million from Web.com’s top line

    … Top registrar Web.com is seeing disappointing revenue from its domain business due to new gTLDs. The “increased availability” of names has taken a chunk out of the company’s premium domain sales, CEO David Brown told analysts on the company’s third-quarter earnings call yesterday. While we continue to expect the recently expanded top-level…

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  • CentralNic invests $1.5m in mystery gTLD applicant

    … the company released to the market this afternoon: CentralNic plc (AIM:CNIC), the internet platform business which derives revenues from the global sale of domain names, today announces that the Group intends to invest US$1.5 million in a Company which is in a contention set to acquire a new generic Top-Level Domain (“gTLD”). The funds will be placed…

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  • The 4 P’s of Global Content Marketing

    … interested in deeper reading on global content marketing, pick up a copy of my book, Global Content Marketing. In it, I discuss each of the 4 Ps in detail and share my thoughts on the future of content marketing. I also launched globalcontent.marketing (yes, marketing is a top-level domain name now) to offer free supplemental tools and templates. …

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