The report is a first of its kind state-of-the art study about the current domain name industry landscape in India. It covers all the key aspects constituting the domain name industry in the country.
Key Industry Drivers
Industry size and growth
Key Industry Players
Domain Name Solutions
The report's objective is to provide a detailed overview of Indian domain name industry – one of the most integral elements of growing internet ecosystem in the country.
that contribute to
of global GDP,
have an average Internet
4.6% of their GDP.
In large economies
such as the US & China,
to GDP accounts
for a larger share
than agriculture &
DPR in the
key global economies.
China - with the
and enterprises, globally -
has a DPR as low as 3.6%.
TLD & REGISTRY PENETRATION - GLOBAL & INDIA
(MILLION, JUNE 2016)
About 79%3 of the SMBs in India currently prefer .com over other TLDs with TRUST being the major reason for this preference.
(GoDaddy, BigRock, etc.) remain the key
source for buying domain names in India.
Awareness about various
(Websites, emails, social media page, etc.)
is a key initiative that would drive the market.
TLD Split – by Region
Regional Domain Name Penetration
SMB Domain Name preference at the time of purchase - by TLD
.com & .in
Majority of SMB enterprises bought .com over
other domains due trust & its professional image.
Reasons for choosing a TLD
Most recognized /
SMBs bought the domain name
similar to their company name.
Domain Name Universe in India - Split Key Attached Services1,2,3
Parked-For Monetization25% - 30%
Website Penetration - by State Share
Website Split - by Content Management System1
Professional Email Service Penetration
Professional Emails10% - 12%
Email Service - Split by Third Party Email Service Providers 1
Businesses prefer email services
with similar domain name as its website,
due to professional image and recall.
Third party email services provides reliable mail services, campaign statistics & integration of mailing list with website, blog and social media page.
DOMAIN NAME REDIRECTED TO SOCIAL MEDIA
DOMAIN NAME AS PARKED/FOR SALE
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