350.5 million domain name registrations in the first quarter of 2022

Verisign Q1 2022 Domain Name Industry Overview – Download the full report

Today we published the latest issue of The Domain Name Industry Briefwhich shows that the first quarter of 2022 ended with 350.5 million domain name registrations across all top-level domains, an increase of 8.8 million domain name registrations, or 2, 6%, compared to the fourth quarter of 2021.1, 2 Domain name registrations increased by 13.2 million, or 3.9%, year over year.1, 2

Discover the latest issue of The Domain Name Industry Brief to view domain name statistics for the first quarter of 2022, including:

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  1. All figures exclude domain names in the ccTLDs .tk, .cf, .ga, .gq and .ml. Quarterly and year-over-year trends were calculated against historical figures which were also adjusted to exclude these five ccTLDs. For more information, please see the Editor’s Note contained in Volume 19, Number 1 of The Domain Name Industry Brief.
  2. Generic TLD, ngTLD, and ccTLD data cited in the summary: (i) includes internationalized ccTLD domain names, (ii) is an estimate at the time of preparation of this summary, and (iii) is subject to change at as more complete data is received. . Some numbers in the summary may reflect standard rounding.

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