Difference between revisions of ".yoga"

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'''.yoga''' is a proposed [[TLD]] in [[ICANN]]'s [[New gTLD Program]].  
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'''.yoga''' is a [GTLD]] that was proposed through [[ICANN]]'s [[New gTLD Program]]. .yoga was delegated to the [[Root Zone]] of the [[DNS]] on the 15th October, 2014, completing the successful application for the string.<ref>[http://newgtlds.icann.org/en/program-status/delegated-strings ICANN delegated strings] Retrieved 7th December 2014.</ref>
==Current Applicant==
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==Successful Applicant==
 
# [[Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd.]], one of 68 applications that the company  has filed for on its own behalf.<ref>[http://www.tldh.org/2012/06/gtld-application-update-92-applications-submitted/ gTLD Application Update 92 applications submitted, TLDH.org]</ref> This applicant submitted a [[PIC|Public Interest Commitment]], which can be downloaded [https://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/applicationdetails/1547 here].
 
# [[Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd.]], one of 68 applications that the company  has filed for on its own behalf.<ref>[http://www.tldh.org/2012/06/gtld-application-update-92-applications-submitted/ gTLD Application Update 92 applications submitted, TLDH.org]</ref> This applicant submitted a [[PIC|Public Interest Commitment]], which can be downloaded [https://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/applicationdetails/1547 here].
  
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===TLDH & $15mm Auction Funding===
 
===TLDH & $15mm Auction Funding===
 
On February 26 2013, [[Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd.]] announced that it had entered into a funding agreement worth $15 million to be used in the case of auction for a specific unnamed TLD. The investor will not receive ownership of the TLD but a share of future revenues. TLDH did not name the TLD that the funds are directed for, and it is in 11 head to head contentions and 12 featuring more than one contender.<ref>[http://domainnamewire.com/2013/02/26/tldh-gets-up-to-15-million-for-a-single-top-level-domain-name-auction/ TLDh Gets 15 Million for A Single Top Level Domain Name Auction, DomainNameWire.com] Published and Retrieved 26 Feb 2013</ref>
 
On February 26 2013, [[Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd.]] announced that it had entered into a funding agreement worth $15 million to be used in the case of auction for a specific unnamed TLD. The investor will not receive ownership of the TLD but a share of future revenues. TLDH did not name the TLD that the funds are directed for, and it is in 11 head to head contentions and 12 featuring more than one contender.<ref>[http://domainnamewire.com/2013/02/26/tldh-gets-up-to-15-million-for-a-single-top-level-domain-name-auction/ TLDh Gets 15 Million for A Single Top Level Domain Name Auction, DomainNameWire.com] Published and Retrieved 26 Feb 2013</ref>
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==Contract Signed==
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On 29th May 2014, [[Top Level Domain Holdings]] received a [[Registry Agreement]] signed by [[ICANN]] for .yoga after passing the [[Initial Evaluation]].<ref>[http://www.icann.org/en/about/agreements/registries Registry Agreements, ICANN.org] Retrieved 07 December 2014</ref>
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==Delegation==
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.yoga was delegated to the [[Root Zone]] of the [[DNS]] on the 15th October, 2014, completing the successful application for the string.<ref>[http://newgtlds.icann.org/en/program-status/delegated-strings ICANN delegated strings] Retrieved 7th December 2014.</ref>
  
 
==References==
 
==References==

Revision as of 22:35, 7 December 2014

Status: Proposed
country: International
Registry: Top Level Domain Holdings
Registry Backend: Nominet
Type: Generic
Category: Sport
Priority #: 354 - Uniregistry, Corp.
817 - Donuts (Victor Falls, LLC)

1626 - Top Level Domain Holdings
nTLDStats
Registrations: 18,792
Parked Domains: 6,245
Parked Domain %: 33.23 %
Important Dates
Delegation: 15 October 2014
General Availability: 17 February 2015

More Information: NTLDStatsLogo.png

.yoga is a [GTLD]] that was proposed through ICANN's New gTLD Program. .yoga was delegated to the Root Zone of the DNS on the 15th October, 2014, completing the successful application for the string.[1]

Successful Applicant

  1. Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd., one of 68 applications that the company has filed for on its own behalf.[2] This applicant submitted a Public Interest Commitment, which can be downloaded here.

Previous Applicants

  1. Donuts (Victor Falls, LLC), one of 307 TLDs applied for by Donuts. This applicant submitted a Public Interest Commitment, which can be downloaded here.
  2. Uniregistry, one of 53 TLDs applied for by Frank Schilling's company.

Both Donuts and Uniregistry withdrew their applications after an April 2014 private auction that was administered by Applicant Auction, in which TLDH (Minds and Machines) won the rights to the string.[3]

TLDH & $15mm Auction Funding

On February 26 2013, Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd. announced that it had entered into a funding agreement worth $15 million to be used in the case of auction for a specific unnamed TLD. The investor will not receive ownership of the TLD but a share of future revenues. TLDH did not name the TLD that the funds are directed for, and it is in 11 head to head contentions and 12 featuring more than one contender.[4]

Contract Signed

On 29th May 2014, Top Level Domain Holdings received a Registry Agreement signed by ICANN for .yoga after passing the Initial Evaluation.[5]

Delegation

.yoga was delegated to the Root Zone of the DNS on the 15th October, 2014, completing the successful application for the string.[6]

References