Make Your Idea Internet Official: Your .com Is Waiting

Blog Moderator | Sep 18, 2014

As you think about bringing your business online, look no further than .com, one of the most universally recognized domains on the Internet. While .com is highly desirable for the businesses and individuals around the globe, did you know there are still millions upon millions of great .com domain names available for registration? Let’s take a look at the latest facts around .com availability, based on an analysis of .com domain name registrations as of July 2014:

  • 23 million times a day, a .com domain name availability check is successful [1]
  • Over 95 percent of five-character .com combinations are available 
  • More than 99 percent of six-character .com combinations are available
Even though there is an abundance of .com domain names available for registration, many experts recommend registering descriptive and keyword-rich names because they attract higher click-through rates on search engine results pages. 

Did you know?
  • Nearly half of all .com domain names are made up exclusively of two or more frequently used English keywords [2]
  • In the past year, 11.8 million new .com domain name registrations contained two or more English keywords [2]
For more interesting stats about .com availability, check out our new infographic below. 

No matter where you are in the process of building your business, the easiest step you can take toward success is registering one of the millions upon millions of available .com domain names. Whenever you’re ready, make your idea Internet Official and find a .com domain name today



[1]  2014 regular pool data

[2]  .com registrations June 2013 - June 2014