How many .com sites are there?


The number of generic top-level domains (gTLDs) — the “.com” or “.net” part of website addresses — is about to expand.

Here are the 21 existing gTLDs, and how many sites are registered on each.  -Julianne (with many thanks to the CNNMoney Graphics team!)

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced Wednesday the list of companies and organizations that applied for new domain names, and Burson-Marsteller has launched a consulting group to advise clients on the system.