Archive for the 'Domains' Category

DreamHost Now Hosts 700,000 Domains

Tuesday, May 27th, 2008

The stats from WebHosting.Info has just been updated, and shows that DreamHost is now hosting more than 700,000 domains.
It’s just 7 months since they passed 600,000 domains and almost exactly a year since they passed half a million domains,

It’s great to see that billing errors and network troubles aside, DreamHost continues their steady [...]

The Big 6-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh!

Tuesday, October 30th, 2007

Just weeks after DreamHost could celebrate their 10th anniversary, they can now celebrate another milestone. DreamHost is now hosting more than 600.000 domains according to WebHosting.Info.

They are thereby continuing their explosive growth and are still adding 600 domains on average every single day.

Looking at the Top Hosting Companies Worldwide DreamHost is now placed as 14th, [...]

DreamHost Now Hosting 500.000+ Domains

Wednesday, May 16th, 2007

Hurray… DreamHost is now hosting more than 500,000 domains according to WebHosting.Info. With an average of 700 new domains a day since they passed 400,000 it has taken less than 5 months to reach this new milestone.

To celebrate this event DreamHost is currently having a crazy promo: A Crazy Domain Insane package with 500 GB [...]

20 More Unfortunate Domain Names

Friday, January 26th, 2007

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As a follow up to my post with the Top 10 Worst Domain Names from last summer, here comes even more unfortunate domain names. If you enjoyed this post, please Digg It !

The Royal Tit-Watching [...]

The Big 4-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh!

Monday, December 25th, 2006

This week’s stats from WebHosting.Info shows that DreamHost have reached another milestone. They are now hosting more than 400.000 domains.
Last January they passed 200,000 domains, in July they reached 300,000 domains and the last 6 months they have continued their growth with tremendous pace. This means that they now have doubled in size in less [...]

Top 10 Worst Domain Names

Wednesday, July 26th, 2006

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After the last week’s problems I thought we needed something to smile about: Independent Sources has compiled a top 10 over companies with unfortunate domain names that can easily be misunderstood.

A site called “Who Represents” [...]

DreamHost Now Hosting 300.000+ Domains

Tuesday, July 4th, 2006

The latest stats from WebHosting.Info show that DreamHost now hosts more than 300,000 domains and is now the 27th biggest host in the world.
Back in January I predicted that DreamHost would reach 250,000 domains before 1th of June 2006, but they passed that milestone already in April and almost grew twice as fast as predicted. [...]

Open The Champagne DreamHost

Tuesday, January 24th, 2006

DreamHost is now hosting more than 200.000 domains.
Two months ago I predicted that DreamHost would reach this magic number just after New Year. Since then they have continued their exponential growth, and is now number 39 on WebHosting.Info’s Worldwide Top 50 Web Hosts based on their total domains count.
So, what’s next? 250.000 domains before 1th [...]

More DreamHost Statistics

Sunday, November 20th, 2005

Continuing yesterdays post about DreamHost doubling the number of domains they are hosting in one year, I’ve dug up some older data.

April 1997:
DreamHost foundation

November 1998:
First 1000 customers

February 2000:
More than 10,000 websites

October 2001:
30,000 domains hosted

May 2002:
40,000 domains hosted

October 2004:
80,000 domains hosted

March 2005:
100,000 domains hosted

September 2005:
150,000 domains hosted

November 2005:
175,000 domains hosted

Domains Hosted at DreamHost

It’s interessting to see [...]

Double DreamHost

Saturday, November 19th, 2005

According to WebHosting.Info DreamHost has doubled the amount of domains they are hosting in one year. In November 2004 DreamHost was hosting 81,993 domains, and by November 2005 they have reached 166,892 domains. With this pace they will reach 200,000 domains just after New Year.
Still a dreamling though compared to Wild West Domains, Network Solutions [...]