In Case You Missed It
On April 25th, ICANN’s COO announced that they were still planning to provide an update on April 27th regarding the TAS System and the timeline to reopen the system.
The highly anticipated Reveal Day has been postponed. Once the TAS is reopened, it is likely that ICANN will extend the application window by a week or two, pushing the reveal day out even further.
There is a fundamental change to the ecosystem and business of the Internet. Registries will need to market to the registrant directly with precise marketing and branding message to stimulate sales.