Spotlight on the .VIP new gTLD

The .VIP domain name launched just over 2 months ago and is already a tremendous success.  Straight out of the gate, .VIP broke a number of domain name launch records. It now holds the title of fastest-growing new domain extension and the largest first month billings for the launch of a new domain name.

10 Creative Ways that Domain Names Can be Used to Enhance a Brand

HEXONET is a proud member of the Domain Name Association a non-profit global business association that represents the interests of the domain name industry. Its members are groups, businesses, and individuals involved in the provision, support, and sale of domain names.

They have recently published an excellent infographic that outlines 10 ways that domain names can be used to enhance a brand. There are some fantastic tips in here for marketers.

.CLUB Premium Domains on Sale

Summer is here and there's no better time to be looking for a great, brandable domain name for your business. To help out, HEXONET is offering cool summer savings by lowering prices on all .CLUB Premium Domain Names for the entire month of July.  If you are building a community around a product, a service or a passion, then a .CLUB premium domain name is a perfect choice. That's why great names like,, and to name a few have already sold at great prices.

Important HEXONET Infrastructure Maintenance Notice

HEXONET will be performing maintenance work on Sunday, July 17, 2016

Maintenance Overview:

Maintenance work is in our main data center and is scheduled to begin on July 17, 2016 at 00:00:00 UTC and end at 04:00:00 UTC (2:00 am CEST to 6:00 am CEST).

Start date:  2016-07-17 00:00:00 UTC
End date:   2016-07-17 04:00:00 UTC

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HEXONET Cruise, Powered by NamesCon

On August 18th, HEXONET and NamesCon are teaming up to take guests on a sunset boat cruise just off the coast of beautiful Vancouver, BC.

Surrounded by panoramic views of the city skyline and the Coastal mountains, guests will have the opportunity to meet and connect with other domain industry players, while enjoying a selection of light snacks and refreshments.

Get Ready for .SHOP, the Definitive Online Shopping Address

The GMO Registry is launching .SHOP, one the most anticipated new gTLDs. With online shopping continuing to rapidly grow in market share and popularity, the .SHOP domain name is expected to have extremely high demand when released. Whether you or your customer is a big brand, a mom-and-pop retailer or a new venture, obtaining .SHOP domain name is critical for online sales.

Why .SHOP?

Let the .GAMES Begin!

Registry operator Rightside recently acquired the .GAMES new gTLD.  Scheduled to launch this summer, .GAMES will offer gamers, publishers, game developers, and retailers the opportunity to distinguish themselves with short, relevant, and memorable web addresses. For example, a .GAMES domain name, such as, or, enables a brand or individual to lock in a modern domain name and proudly claim their game identity online.

Get Ready for the .COM & .NET Flash Sale

The 12-Hour .COM & .NET Flash Sale

.COM @ $6.00 USD & .NET @ $8.50 USD*

For a very limited time - 12 HOURS ONLY - new one-year .COM domain registrations will be available at the amazing price of $6.00 USD. And .NET new registrations at $8.50 USD. This sale is for 12 hours ONLY so be sure to act fast!

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