EURid Q1 2021 report: registrations decreased slightly to 3,681,337

EURid released its Q1 2021 progress report, sharing its quarterly statistics and developments.

Highlights include:

  • 186,488 new domain name registrations recorded;
  • Ireland tops the list of countries for registration growth at +9.3%;
  • An average renewal rate of 79.3%.

Total registrations decreased slightly from 3,684,984 at the end of Q4 2020 to 3,681,337 at the end of Q1 2021, indicating an ongoing deletion of Brexit-related domain names registered in the UK.

The main developments throughout the quarter included:

  • Joining forces with the Global Cyber Alliance for the Domain Trust project;
  • Launching the second edition of the SAFEonLINE Art competition;
  • Prolonging the “SUSPENDED” status of Brexit-related .eu domain names to 30 June 2021, instead of the previously published date of 31 March 2021;
  • Implementing a KYC tool to ensure that the information contained in any EURid-maintained database is accurate and up-to-date.

Read more from EURid’s Q1 2021 Progress Report.


About Konstantinos Zournas

I studied Computer Engineering and Computer Science in London, UK and I am now living in Athens, Greece. I went online in 1995, started coding in 1996 and began buying domain names and creating websites in 2000. I started the OnlineDomain.com blog in 2012.

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