Trending Keywords In .COM & .NET Domain Names (worlds, brexit, vietnam, aids)

com / net domains

The top 10 trending keywords registered in .COM and .NET domain names during the month of June 2016 were published by Verisign, the .com and .net registry..

“Trump” is out after being on both lists last month.

There is only 1 common keywords in the .com and .net lists: hearing.

New keywords in the .com (that is more generic from the 2 extensions) list include “worlds, “casino”, “plastic” and of course “brexit”.

Top 10 Keyword Registration Trends for .COM and .NET in June 2016:

verisign-com-net-June-2016These are not the top 10 keywords overall but rather the keywords that saw the highest increase in terms of domain name registrations in the past month. Each list was developed by examining keyword registration growth relative to the preceding month, such that those keywords with the highest percentage of registration growth are being reported on. This method is used to eliminate commonly registered keywords, such as “online” and “shop,” to provide a true look at monthly trends.

If you’d like to do your own domain name keyword research, check out Verisign Domain View, a tool that allows you to enter keywords to see registration trends in .COM and .NET.


About Konstantinos Zournas

Konstantinos studied Computer Engineering and Computer Science in London and lives in Athens, Greece. He loves domains and building websites. He is online since 1995, learned about html in 1996 and got into domains in 2002. He started the blog in 2012.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.