Only for the month of September, HEXONET's first buy one get one promotion starts!
Buy 1 GET 1 FREE
For every new one (1) year .EU domain registration, a second new one (1) year .EU registration is absolutely FREE. The free domain must be registered on the same day (UTC timezone) as the previous .EU domain, otherwise the free registration expires. This promotions does not apply to transfers, renewals or multi-year registrations.
In order to sustain the growth .EU, EURid, the official registry operator for .EU, introduced multi-year registrations. It is now possible to register .EU domains for 1, 2, 3 or even 10 years.
The Growing Popularity of .EU Domains
Every quarter the total number of .EU registrations continues to increase. In the first quarter of 2011, the .EU registry finished with 3.39 million registered .EU domains. This represents a growth of 4.2% compared with the same quarter in 2010. The growth is attributable to a very healthy renewal rate of 78% and the domain's growing popularity, especially in the countries of Bulgaria, Estonia and Romania, where annual growth rate is 43%, 39% and 22% respectively.
The top 10 countries based on registrants in Q1, 2011:
- Germany: 1,043,315 Domains
- Netherlands: 443,429 Domains
- United Kingdom: 324,460 Domains
- France: 292,329 Domains
- Poland: 206,159 Domains
- Italy: 194,953 Domains
- Czech Republic: 124,708 Domains
- Belgium: 105,733 Domains
- Austria: 91,921 Domains
- Spain: 87,641 Domains