UK Registrar Takes Steps to Limit "Domain Tasting"

Nominet is taking action against domain-name registrars who opportunistically register domain names to assess how much money can be made from them, then delete them if they generate insufficient returns. The official .uk domain-name registry announced that it would impose limits on the number of registrations that can be deleted in an effort to stamp out the practice, which is known as "domain tasting."

  • Read the article: ZDNet UK
  • Plus: Read what GigaLaw.com's Doug Isenberg has to say about "domain tasting"