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Internet Domain Names


If your company is looking to save time and money during the initial stages of the buying process, ProcurementIQ’s Internet Domain Names procurement research will provide you with the tools necessary to do just that. This report breaks down the data and analysis behind buying Internet Domain Names, such as pricing dynamics, supply chain risks and external demand drivers. Your company will also gain expert negotiation tactics to help gain leverage when working with suppliers.
doneBenchmark Price
doneRFP/RFQ/Negotiation Questions
done3 Year Price Forecast
doneSupply Chain Analysis
doneSupplier Intelligence
doneSample Buyer Decision Scorecard

Internet Domain Names - Recent Price Trend

Prices for domain name registrations have been growing steadily at an estimated annualized rate of 0.4% during the three years to 2018. Declines in some of suppliers’ overhead costs and a high level of competition have been preventing suppliers from significantly raising prices. Regardless, some suppliers have still managed to increase their margins by expanding registration volumes and upselling.

Internet Domain Names - Total Cost of Ownership

Buyers of internet domain names face a high total cost of ownership. An additional expense related to domain name registration can include partnering with IT staff, although registration can easily be done by nontechnical employees with minimal loss of time. The registrar almost always takes care of the domain maintenance, and the time IT workers must dedicate to domain registration is.

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About this Report

This report is intended to assist buyers of internet domain names. Internet domain name registrars assign websites unique domain names in accordance with their customers’ preferences, given that the name being requested is not already registered. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) accredits registrars to assign generic and country-code top-level domain names. This report focuses mainly on initial domain name registration, although the domain aftermarket is included as well. Suppliers in the market are domain registrars that also often provide web hosting and other IT solutions. Buyers of internet domain names can range from individuals to large corporations. This report does not cover website creation tools or services.

Table of Contents

At a Glance

Executive Summary

Price Environment
 Price Fundamentals
  Benchmark Price
  Pricing Model
 Price Drivers
 Input Cost Drivers
 External Demand Drivers
 Recent Price Trend
 Price Forecast

Product Characteristics
 Product Life Cycle
 Total Cost of Ownership
 Product Specialization
 Related Goods
 Subsitute Goods
 Quality Control
Supply Chain & Vendors
 Supply Chain Dynamics
  Supply Chain Risk
  Geographic Locations
 Competitive Environment
  Market Share Concentration
  Vendor Company Types
 Market Profitability
 Switching Cost

Purchasing Process
 Buying Basics
 Buying Lead Time
  Selection Process
  Buying-Decision Scorecard
 Key RFP Elements

Negotiation Questions

Buyer Power Score Components

Jargon & Glossary

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