Press Releases

Public Interest Registry Announces .ORG Website Makeover Contest

.ORG’s Nonprofit Operator Launches Contest in Collaboration with OmniStudio to Help Organizations Advance Their Missions Online

RESTON, Va. (October 14, 2013) – Public Interest Registry, the not-for-profit operator of the... Read More »

Public Interest Registry Unveils New Brand Identity

RESTON, Va. (September 30, 2013) – Public Interest Registry, the not-for-profit operator of the .ORG domain, today announced a rebranding of the organization. The fresh change in its visual... Read More »

Public Interest Registry Releases Bi-Annual Domain Name Report

RESTON, Va. (September 4, 2013) – Public Interest Registry – the not-for-profit operator of the .ORG domain – today released the results of its bi-annual domain name report, “The Dashboard,”... Read More »

Public Interest Registry Releases Report Revealing Continued Growth of the .ORG Domain

RESTON, Va. (February 27, 2013) – Public Interest Registry – the not-for-profit operator of the .ORG domain – today released the results of its bi-annual domain name report, “The Dashboard,”... Read More »

Public Interest Registry Opens Call for Expressions of Interest for .NGO and .ONG Domain Registrations

RESTON, Va. (February 19, 2013)Public Interest Registry – the not-for-profit operator of the .ORG domain – today announced that it is accepting Expressions of Interest... Read More »

PIR Survey Reveals That Most Americans Are Uninformed About DDoS Attacks

RESTON, Va. (November 28, 2012) – Whether motivated by an extreme form of free expression or criminal intent, distributed denial-of-service attacks (DDoS attacks) are increasingly commonplace worldwide. Yet there remains... Read More »

.ORG Releases 94 Never-Before-Registered One- and Two-Character Domain Names

RESTON, Va. (October 10, 2012) – Much like real estate, Internet “curb appeal” – otherwise known as an Internet address – can help optimize a company or organization’s online... Read More »

Public Interest Registry Releases Results of Bi-Annual Domain Name Report

RESTON, Va. (August 14, 2012) — Public Interest Registry (PIR)—the not-for-profit operator of the .ORG domain—today released the results of its bi-annual domain name report, “The Dashboard,” detailing the... Read More »