news March 1st, VeriSign (Verisign) recently released "the fourth quarter of 2010, the domain name industry report", data show that in the fourth quarter of 2010, a total of nearly 3 million 500 thousand new global Internet domain name.
as of the end of the fourth quarter of 2010, the total number of all the world’s top Level (Top Domains, TLD) registered a total of 205 million 300 thousand, compared with the 2010 quarter of third, an increase of 1.7%. This figure increased by 6.3% over last year, that is, the domain name registration amount of 12 million 100 thousand.
at the end of the fourth quarter, the total number of.Com domain and.Net domain name VeriSign management is about 105 million 200 thousand. In the fourth quarter, the total number of new.Com and.Net domain names registered about 7 million 600 thousand, compared with the same period last year increased by 4%. The fourth quarter.Com/.net renewal rate of 72.7%, compared with the third quarter of 72.8% decreased slightly.