Latest FairWinds Partners Stories

2014-02-03 08:33:45

Conference and Educational Website Explain What It Means for You WASHINGTON, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today you use .COM. But what will you use tomorrow? Come to the Beyond the Dot 2014 new top-level domain conference February 19, 2014, at the Newseum to find out. Learn more or register for Beyond the Dot 2014 here. Dramatic Change The online world is undergoing a domain-name revolution that will change Internet behavior, provide consumers greater choice, offer more secure...

2013-10-17 23:28:27

FairWinds Study Focuses on How Brands Experiment, Adapt Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 As Twitter prepares for its hotly-anticipated initial public offering next month, FairWinds Partners took a look at how the world’s biggest brands use the popular social media platform to build communities and communicate with their fan bases. The FairWinds study found widespread use of Twitter among the top 100 global brand-named companies: 82 percent own their eponymous Twitter handles; 15...

2013-10-08 23:03:11

Beyondthedot.com Explains Unprecedented Expansion of the Internet FairWinds Targets General Public Washington, DC (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 A new website - Beyondthedot.com - launched Tuesday to educate the public about the coming expansion of the Internet in the form of new top-level domains, the text to the right of the dot in a web address. Beyondthedot.com is an informational site for both consumers and businesses that explains everything one might want to know about new top-level...

2013-09-24 23:32:07

With the introduction of hundreds of new top-level domains through the New gTLD Program, domain name consulting firm FairWinds Partners sees marked increase in requests for TMCH assistance. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 FairWinds Partners, a domain name consulting firm, is working to help legal, IT and marketing professionals better understand and use the Trademark Clearinghouse (TMCH) as the first new gTLDs get ready to launch over the next couple of months. ICANN, the...

2013-08-30 23:01:45

Every summer, as temperatures heat up, so does the competition to attract would-be moviegoers. A recent study of summer blockbusters by FairWinds Partners suggests that innovative marketing partnerships and the use of engaging campaigns across domain names and social media platforms attracts audiences. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 According to a new report by the consulting firm FairWinds Partners, implementing the right communications tools can translate into ticket purchases...

2013-07-12 23:16:56

Strong Growth in Second Quarter Further Consolidates Firm as Top gTLD Expert Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 12, 2013 Domain name consultancy FairWinds Partners Thursday announced strong second-quarter growth built on increasing public interest and acceptance of new generic top-level domains (gTLDs), which are being developed under the auspices of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). Double-digit percentage revenue gains were attributable to a 36 percent increase...

2013-06-13 23:02:55

Poll on new top-level domains shows value of brand loyalty. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Internet users are willing to navigate, to use, and trust new web addresses that will flood the Internet later this year. And brand name websites will carry more weight among Internet users than generic sites, according to a consumer market research survey commissioned by FairWinds Partners - an Internet consultancy that specializes in domain name strategy. The poll also found that the owners...

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