Category Archive: Domains

PIR Thought Leadership: Have You Met Suzanne Woolf?

Jun 23rd, 2019 in Culture, Domains, Technology, Uncategorized

By Anand Vora, Vice President of Business Affairs, Public Interest Registry

Back in 1994, Joel Kurtzman, the founding editor-in-chief of the business publication Strategy & Business, coined the term “thought leadership,” which was the name of a rubric he …


Public Interest Registry Proudly Introduces Its New Quality Performance Index

Jun 10th, 2019 in Domains

By Anand Vora, Vice President of Business Affairs, Public Interest Registry

As a nonprofit dedicated to upholding the .ORG domain as a trusted domain space, Public Interest Registry (PIR) takes seriously its responsibility to operate for the good of the …


Debunking Domain Industry Myths: All the Good Domains Are Already Taken


By Lauren Lao, Marketing Communications Manager, Public Interest Registry

As a part of our ongoing Domain Industry blog series, we are excited to introduce a new theme focused on debunking common domain industry myths. Before we get started, make sure …


A Domain Insider’s Guide to the Industry: ICANN Edition


By Lauren Lao, Marketing Communications Manager, Public Interest Registry

If you think of the internet as a vast network of highways, ICANN is the regulator that works to ensure that digital internet destinations along the network are safely designated and …


A Domain Insider’s Guide to the Industry: Registry Edition


By Lauren Lao, Marketing Communications Manager, Public Interest Registry

Registry, registrar, registrant – though they are similar words, each has a very different meaning and role in the domain industry. We’ll be focusing on the role of a registry in …


Public Interest Registry Celebrates Women’s History Month!

Mar 8th, 2019 in Domains, Women

Q&A with Public Interest Registry’s Tosca Bruno-van Vijfeijken, Melody Agee and Lise Fuhr

By Tony Connor, Marketing Operations Manager, Public Interest Registry

March not only represents the start of a new season, it also serves as the month we honor …


A Domain Insider’s Guide to the Industry: Registrar Edition


By Lauren Lao, Marketing Communications Manager, Public Interest Registry

If you’ve been keeping up with our Domain Industry blog series, you should be familiar with key industry concepts and lingo. The first part of the series “Domain Lingo 101:


Q&A: Meet Jonathon Nevett, Public Interest Registry’s New President and Chief Executive Officer

Jan 16th, 2019 in .org websites, Domains, News, Story

By Jim LeFevre – Senior Director of Marketing, Public Interest Registry 

In December of 2018, we welcomed a new leader to Public Interest Registry – Jonathon Nevett, our new President and Chief Executive Officer. Jon brings decades of domain expertise …


Domain Lingo 101: Let’s Get Technical

Jan 9th, 2019 in Domain Lingo 101, Domains, Internet

By Lauren Lao, Manager of Marketing Communications

When it comes to the ins and outs of the internet, things can get technical quickly. Hopefully you’ve built up a foundational understanding of the domain industry through the first two posts of …


Domain Lingo 101: Who’s Who in the Industry?

Dec 20th, 2018 in Domain Lingo 101, Domains, Internet

By Lauren Lao, Manager of Marketing Communications

In the second installment of the Domain Lingo 101 blog series we will cover the key players in the domain marketplace and the larger internet governance community. From domain registrars to web hosting …



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