Category Archive: ORG

The Next 15 Years: Public Interest Registry’s Commitment to .org Stewardship

Feb 6th, 2018 in Domains, ORG

By Marc Saitta, COO, Public Interest Registry

We’re starting 2018 in celebration mode here at Public Interest Registry, marking the organisation’s 15th anniversary of managing .org. While we continue to celebrate the more than 10.3 million domain names registered worldwide, …


Looking Back at 15 Years of .org Management

Jan 25th, 2018 in Domains, ORG

By Brian Cute, CEO, Public Interest Registry

Public Interest Registry has much to celebrate this year — January 2018 marks our 15th year managing the .org domain. As our organisation has evolved, so has the domain. .org is currently the …


#ORGinAction Photo Contest: Show How Your .org Makes A Difference!

Dec 4th, 2017 in #OrgInAction, Contest, Nonprofit, ORG

Are you an #ORGinAction? Whether you’re a small running club or a national nonprofit – you’re a part of the .org family because you’re an organization making an impact. It takes passionate people coming together to inspire change and make …


SURVEY: .ORG-anizing for Good

Jul 10th, 2015 in Community, Internet, ORG

Have a .ORG website? Please help us finish our Birthday week off strong by participating in our survey!

#HappyBirthdayORG…


#ThrowbackThursday: When MITRE.org Was Born

Jul 9th, 2015 in Innovation, ORG, Technology

It was 30 years ago this week when MITRE made its mark on the Internet as the very first organization to register the .org domain name.

MITRE grew out of the computer laboratories of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), where …


30 Celebs .ORG-anizing for Good

Jul 8th, 2015 in Community, ORG, Social Good

The life of a celebrity isn’t all glitz and glam, but it does give them a platform and the opportunity to give back to a number of various causes. Below is just a short list of today’s celebrities that are …


30 .ORG Movements


Over the past 30 years we’ve seen people from all over the globe organize together – to improve living conditions; to help women and children; to provide aid, recovery and relief; to preserve natural habitats – to inspire the world’s …


30 Fun Facts About .ORG

Jul 6th, 2015 in Internet, ORG, Technology

Mitre Corporation, a research and development center sponsored by the United States federal government, was the first .ORG domain name to be registered in July 1985. (http://www.domainforum.us/t45-facts-about-org) The term “WorldWideWeb” was coined in 1990 by Tim Berners-Lee and…

Voila Foundation: Bringing technology to underserved regions of Africa


Founded in 2013 and based in Cameroon, Voila Foundation was created to help the people of Sub-Saharan Africa access and utilize emerging technologies that have become commonplace in the Western world. This organization aims to reach some of the most …


Happening This Week: ResellerClub HostingCon India

Dec 8th, 2014 in Events, News, ORG, Technology

We’re excited to be back in India for this year’s ResellerClub event that will be taking place in partnership with HostingCon –- this time in Mumbai!

For those who haven’t had a chance to attend previously, this event focuses primarily …



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