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Get To Know Some Surprising Facts About Domain Name

There are always hidden secrets to everything. When it comes to technology, counting interesting facts is numerous. But the most interesting fact is that very few are aware of this. It is like almost one in the line often is aware of the fact on technology. 


These days online platform is at its peak and people are trying their best efforts to know everything about everything. Talking about website hosting, it has come with features that motivate people to grab attention to interesting facts. 


On that note, did you know that there are a total 148, 344,875 currently registered? This surprising number encourages people to get their websites by investing in cheap web hosting services. Saving money from every bit is what our mindset follows.


What is a domain name?


Before knowing its facts, it is important to learn about the domain name because that makes your base stronger. It is the address of the website which people are aware of. With the help of a domain name, people get to know about the branding of the business. Each day the numbers are rising and not only that by the year 2025 a prediction of a hike in billions is made by the experts in the digital marketing platform. 


Read on some interesting facts on the domain name


ü was the first ever domain name registered in the whole world in the year 1983. 

ü It said that approximately 13% of all the .com domain names are 5 to 6 characters long. 

ü The domain name of Google was supposed to be which was changed due to some error in the years 1998. 

ü .ng was the most expensive domain name which got registered more than $30,000 per year. 

ü Godaddy is known to be the leading domain registration with more than a 54million registration done in the year 2017. 

ü In the year 2014 more than 100 top-level domain names got registered. 

ü This one is very much interesting and important to pay attention to. Did you know that your domain name can get canceled if your provided information at the registration is false or not true? 

ü There is a person called Mike Mann who made a record of registering 14,962 in one day. 


These are the interesting facts to cover about getting the website registered. The factors will help you to aware of the power and the impact of working on a website to build your own business. 



The domain name is the first step to take when you decide to work on an online platform. The reason for its significance is that domain registration works as the branding of the company. The more easy and attractive it is, get more connectivity because of it. It is always advisable to keep easy and quick-to-remember names because that easily gets registered. Therefore, these interesting facts are just to make you realize its importance and work upon its name accordingly. 


Author: Prakriti Kanojia

Prakriti Kanojia, an avid bibliophile who finds ultimate joy when writing about trending technology, geek stuff, and web development. Owing to her interest, she has been working as a “Content Specialist” at NextraOne. Being a Journalism graduate, she has a flair for technical writing but also likes to dabble in fiction and poetry. She is a voracious reader and loves to try new things.

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