Less than 1,500 .Boston domain names were registered on general availability day 1, October 10 2017.
According to Namestat there are now 1,619 registered .Boston domain names. The total includes 1,429 registrations from general availability and 190 domain registrations prior to that, including registry domains, sunrise/trademark registrations and a few pioneer/community registrations.
The number quoted for general availability domains does not include the whole first day as zone files were updated about 8-10 hours after .boston launched. Also domains without nameservers (usually 2%-3% of the total numbers) are not included.
81.8% (939) of the total domains are registered in the US. (excluding domains under privacy)
Other .boston key metrics from day 1 only:
- +1,429 domains
- 20 countries
- 22 registrars
- average registration term was 1.07 years
- 19.66% domains are behind whois privacy
These are the biggest .boston registrars from the total 1,629 domains:
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(*GoDaddy includes all of its wholly owned registrars.)