What happened in December, the one year anniversary of the Chinese investment bonanza.
ICANN just published data from Verisign about .com activity in December.
This was the one year anniversary of lots of Chinese speculative registrations, and the deletions were massive.
eName had 794,258 domains delete. HiChina saw 532,231 names delete. 22net had 125,766 deletions.
These numbers were significantly higher than November for eName and HiChina, but lower for 22net.
Now, let’s look at how the registrars fared with new registrations and transfers in December: Click here to see the charts…