Title: Critical Factors Influencing the Registration of Domain Name

Year of Publication: Nov - 2013
Page Numbers: 321-328
Authors: Norul Bahriyah Shaari
Conference Name: The Second International Conference on Informatics Engineering & Information Science (ICIEIS2013)
- Malaysia


Growth and increasing use worldwide domain is inconsistent with growth of world population. Although in terms of domain usage statistics across the world increased, but the distribution of the domain name registration unevenly between countries around the world. There are a number of users of the gap between the domain names countries around the world. The technologies domain name system (DNS), marketing strategic, domain names services and other factors such as economy in the country, culture, environment, educational, geographical location, political, internet activity trends and so on, are also influenced the use and registration of the domain name. Malaysia is also one of the countries categorized as a developing country that is still minimal use of domain names compared to the rate of population, consumer internet and social media. This paper presents the results of a literature review of research critical factors affecting the registration of domain names around the world and the sample are done at Malaysia domain names.