.Fans registry runs the numbers on celebrity and fan sites.
How many top sports starts own FirstnameLastname.com? What about popular actors and actresses?
Some of the more interesting findings:
- Players of individual sports (e.g. tennis) are more likely to have their own website matching their names than players of team sports (e.g. baseball). Of the top 100 highest paid athletes, 78% in individual sports had their name while just 29% of team sports players did.
- Almost 15% of FirstLast.com domain names for the top actors and actresses are third-party fan sites.
- 66% of the top music artists have their FirstLast.com/net/org domain name. Compare this to just 16% of top actors and actresses.
- 25% of FirstLast.com names of the top 100 actors and actresses are listed for sale.
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