Top News

ICANN approves change in internet domain name system

The board of directors of the Internet Corporation for
Assigned Names and Numbers
(ICANN) has approved an increase in the number of internet
domain name endings, known as generic top-level domains (gTLDs), from the
current 22. As a result, internet address names will be able to end with almost
any word in any language, offering organizations around the world the
opportunity to market their brand, products, community or cause in new and
innovative ways. Applications for new gTLDs will be accepted from Jan. 12 to

The board of directors of the Internet Corporation for
Assigned Names and Numbers
(ICANN) has approved an increase in the number of internet
domain name endings, known as generic top-level domains (gTLDs), from the
current 22. As a result, internet address names will be able to end with almost
any word in any language, offering organizations around the world the
opportunity to market their brand, products, community or cause in new and
innovative ways. Applications for new gTLDs will be accepted from Jan. 12 to
April 12 next year.

“The move will not only benefit companies, but also regions
and cities that can now use more relevant domain name extensions,” Rajesh
Chharia, president of Internet Service Providers Association of India (ISPAI), has said.

Show More

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.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

Close