-. Net for technical or internet infrastructure websites.
-.biz for e-commerce websites.
-.org for organisations or non-profits and non-commercial organizations.
Some fun facts:
Believe it or not domain names were free till 1995.
And Apple.com was the 64th domain registered on the internet.
10 Most expensive domains of all time:
Lasvegas.com : $90.0M (2005-2040)
Carinsurance.com: $49.7M ( w/content 2010)
Insurance.com: $35.6M ( 2010)
Vacationrentals.com: $35.0M (2007)
Privatejet.com: $30.1M (2012)
Internet.com: $18.0M (2009)
360.com: $17.0M (2015)
Insure.com: $16.0M (2009)
Bankaholic.com: $15.0M (2008)
Sex.com: $13.0M (2010)
Internet statistics 2018 (or) Top 10 domain counts by country (As of Sep-2018) (or) number of domains registered by country:
United Kingdom: 3.05M
Tld statistics (or) Tld list 2018 (or) 10 largest top level domains numberwise (TLD’s) as of November 2018 (in millions).
.COM : 136.38
Domain name seo check (or) Domain name influece on seo:
Age of a domain: Age of a domain doesn’t matter
Exact match domain: After google’s exact match domain update (2012) A domain name that includes a keyword is good if one manages to create a brand around it.
Hyphens & numbers in domain names: Better to avoid such names.
Having more than one domain name for the same website: In terms of online ranking probably not but one can register them so as no other business can use the same name(shallow) in .net, .org, .co extensions (ex – shallow.com).
Domain name length: The shorter the better.
Domain Privacy: Preferably register for Whois privacy for your domain names.
Copyright and trademark issues with domain names: Always one should be sure that the registering domain name is not trade marked by someone else.