Donuts: $5MM+ Total orders and commitments for new gTLDs services

Donuts, the largest applicant for new gTLDs, made a blog post where it published some stats about it’s new gTLD applications so far. They also said that they have 100 Accredited registrars on board but I must say that there are some important (especially to domainers) registrars missing from this list such as: Fabulous, Moniker, Dynadot, SCHLUND+PARTNER (5th registrar in the world) and others.

Here are the stats:
50+                          gTLDs live on the Internet.
100+                        Signed Registry Agreements.
200+                        gTLDs we think we’ll finally operate.
300+                        gTLDs we applied for.
$5MM+                    Total orders and commitments (to date) for Donuts services.

A few more stats:
19                          Current number of Donuts employees, and the number that gathered at                               NamesCon last week for our first-ever company-wide meeting.
1/29/14                  The day our first seven gTLDs will be open to general availability: .BIKE,  .CLOTHING, .GURU, .HOLDINGS, .PLUMBING, .SINGLES, and .VENTURES.
5                            Approximate number of Donuts gTLDs that will go live each week.
100                        Accredited registrars (so far) that will make available registrations in                                     Donuts gTLDs, representing over 90% of the registrant market.

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About Konstantinos Zournas

Konstantinos studied Computer Engineering and Computer Science in London and lives in Athens, Greece. He works on domain names, websites and software development. Has been online since 1995 & domaining since 2002.

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