October 2012

Kelly McCarthy writes “Domain Names: Protecting Your Turf” for The Street


In 2013, ICANN, the good people who run the Internet, will be “greenlighting” approximately 1000 Generic Top Level Domain (gTLDs) registries. We are all familiar with .com, .net, .org and others. However, in the not so distant future, the Web may be populated with .app, .art, .attorney, .baby, .car etc.

If the Internet seemed big before, and the available domain names infinite, it’s about to get bigger…