At least one registrar is increasing the price by 76% as new TLD company hikes price of brand protection service.
Top level domain name provider Donuts will significantly increase the price of its Domains Protected Marks List (DPML) on January 1, 2017.
DPML enables trademark holders to block certain second level strings across its entire portfolio of nearly 200 top level domain names. Trademark holders use the service to prevent cybersquatting on their brand names.
The company previously revealed that an increase would take place next year, but did not say how much.
While the company still declines to say how much the wholesale price is or what it will be next year, domain name registrar Hexonet recently informed customers of the upcoming price hike. Click here to read the story…