|Priority #:||341 - Donuts (Snow Moon, LLC)|
|Parked Domain %:||63.91 %|
|Delegation:||15 May 2014|
|General Availability:||17 September 2014|
.guide is a gTLD that was proposed in ICANN's New gTLD Program. Donuts' application succeeded and was delegated to the Root Zone on 15 May 2014, making the company the Registry Operator for the string.
The string originally had two applicants, Donuts and Top Level Domain Holdings, though the former won the rights to the string in a private auction held in August 2013 by Innovative Auctions. The total amount was not disclosed though the 8 total auctions that were cumulatively valued at $9.65 million.
Delegation and Availability
- Delegated Strings, ICANN.org Retrieved 2 June 2014
- Second Applicant Auction, Concluded Successfully 8 domains 965m, ApplicantAuction.com Published Aug 15th
- Registry Agreements, ICANN.org Retrieved 09 Oct 2013