How registrars fared with .com in the most recent reports.
ICANN published the latest official .com transactions report from Verisign, which includes data by registrar for July 2017.
Here are the top registrars in terms of new .com registrations for July. The only change from June was PublicDomainRegistry and HiChina swapping places.
1. GoDaddy* 834,759
2. Tucows** 182,964
3. PublicDomainRegistry 128,033
4. HiChina 126,213
5. Namecheap 115,270
When it comes to net inbound transfers for registrars open to the public (transfer gains minus transfer losses), here are the top five gainers. This list excludes registrars that aren’t open to the public.
1. GoDaddy +21,728
2. HiChina +24,245
3. MAFF Inc (XZ.com) +7,434
4. Epik +7,214
5. Google +6,749
On the flip side, these five registrars saw the biggest net outflow of .com domain names due to transfers:
1. Tucows -20,981
2. Domain.com -10,810
3. Fabulous.com -8510
4. PublicDomainRegistry -5,450
5. EIMS.cn -4,701
*Includes GoDaddy and Wild West Domains **Includes Tucows and Enom *** Includes Network Solutions and Register.com