August 2022 Posts

Back in May 2022, we shared a feature about and their first NFT project, In a partnership with web3 studio Recur, has begun its mission of bringing the studio’s beloved entertainment characters into the metaverse. Recur is now tapping into other beloved entertainment brands, encouraging multiple generations of fans to buy, collect, and trade NFTs as digital collectibles based on childhood favorites. In this week’s #WebsiteWednesday, we are introducing you to three of Recur studio’s latest NFT projects:,, and

Rugrats and Hey Arnold! join the metaverse with

Nickelodeon.xyzGoDaddy customer – (United States)
Following the successful launch of, Recur and launched their next NFT project: This collection included 10,000 Nickelodeon NFT packs priced at $50 each. Each pack contained a distinctive NFT featuring one of 12 characters from Nickelodeon cartoons Hey Arnold! and Rugrats. Hey Arnold! characters include favorites Arnold Shortman, Helga G. Pataki, and Gerald Johanssen. Rugrats characters include Tommy Pickles, Angelica Pickles, and Chuckie Finster.

Interested buyers can visit Nickelodeon’s Marketplace tab, where the debut collection “Nickelodeon: Rugrats & Hey Arnold!” has generated over 1,700 ETH ($2.9 million) in total volume on leading NFT marketplace OpenSea (as of July 29, 2022).1 On August 2, 2022, shared a collection of the statistics from the successful project, including its ranking as the #1 Trending Collection on OpenSea.2 Each unique NFT has a slime score, which ranks it by rarity compared to the rest of the NFTs in the collection. Nickelodeon NFT holders can earn slime by trading in their NFTs. The more slime you hold, the closer you grow to earning the new Mashup NFTs, which combine features of existing characters to create brand new ones. Grammy-nominated DJ and fellow .xyz community member Steve Aoki ( worked with Recur to introduce the new characters in a new theme song and accompanying music video. You can learn more about the Mashup NFT collection, and all upcoming launches, by following along on Twitter and by visiting

Stare into web3 with

CareBears.xyzAmazon customer – (United States) is the online home of Care Bears Forever, an NFT collection and metaverse experience commemorating the popular Cloudco Entertainment brand’s 40th anniversary. is designed as an active and inclusive community platform that encourages members to join together and explore the web3 space.
Good Luck Bear

On August 4, 2022, the platform launched a collection of 10,000 NFTs of the original characters that provide access to the Care Bears Forever game. These iconic characters, who now have a new look for their NFT debut, include: Cheer Bear, Good Luck Bear, Bedtime Bear, Friend Bear, and Tenderheart Bear. The NFT experience is also introducing some never-before-discovered Care Bears, such as Self Care Bear. The Care Bears Forever game involves sharing, and is aptly named Sharing is Caring. Players can head over to the Challenges page to share their Care Bears Forever NFT with another player. In doing so, they will be rewarded with a new gift locked inside a virtual Mystery Chest. The gift remains a mystery until the challenge is complete. You can learn more by following along on Twitter and Instagram, and by exploring

Tour the world with

HelloKittyFrens.xyzEuroDNS customer – (United Kingdom) is the online home of Hello Kitty and Friends World, a globe-trotting NFT adventure featuring six Hello Kitty characters who can travel to eight different cities around the world. Hello Kitty and Friends World aims to bring the friendship and community of the beloved characters to the NFT space. Fans can collect Hello Kitty characters and earn new digital collectibles by completing challenges as they virtually travel around the world.

The collection of 10,000 NFTs launched on August 25, 2022. The NFTs serve as a ticket to play the Hello Kitty and Friends World game. As detailed on the How it Works page, players can purchase a suitcase pack from the Marketplace for $100. Each suitcase contains a Sanrio character NFT that will serve as your player. There are six characters in total, including Keroppi, Kuromi, and My Melody. There will be two sets of challenges creating an opportunity to travel to eight different cities around the globe. At each destination you can collect special Stamp NFTs to demonstrate your progress. Stamps can be Premium, Rare, or Ultra-Rare, and if you collect three matching Stamps you can exchange them for a surprise. Stamps can be bought or resold with other players on the marketplace. Beginning in October 2022, players will be able to swap their Stamps for special city Snapshots, which are NFT accessories that can be used to decorate their character NFTs with a fresh look from their travels. Players can always decide it’s time to start using a new character, and can sell their existing NFT included with the city Snapshots they have collected. This way, even if a player isn’t able to visit a certain city themselves, they can always buy a character who has visited that destination and unlocked a Snapshot. You can learn more and start your travels by visiting

We are enjoying the trip down memory lane provided by,, and These innovative web3 projects truly capture the creativity that defines the .xyz community.


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Destiny.xyzGoogle Domains customer – (United States)

.XYZ is home to many financial services and developers launching their projects on our versatile domains. Investment platform aims to connect investment funds and communities to work together towards the same goals. Venture capital firm is co-founded by Forbes-featured billionaire Fred Ehrsam and is focused on investing in web3-based companies. Social networking platform works to make crypto investments more transparent. In this week’s #WebsiteWednesday, we’ll introduce you to an innovative investment management company aimed at helping investors gain access to the private tech industry: is the online home of Destiny (also styled as D/XYZ), an Austin-based investment management company. The company plans to create a family of products and solutions that can help anyone with a brokerage account to invest in portfolios of private technology companies. In October 2021, closed a $100 million fundraising round.1 Early investors include Fred Ehrsam of and seed-stage angel investment group Sand Hill Angels. The investment group shared their support via Twitter, stating “Pre-IPO investment has taken off in the past decade, but access today is still limited to insiders. It’s time to bring public access to private tech. Excited to be an early D/XYZ backer.”2

This fundraising success is helping with the development and launch of the Destiny Tech100,’s debut service. The Destiny Tech100 is intended to be a portfolio of the top 100 venture-backed private technology companies, helping everyday investors to have access to these private market leaders for the first time. The project is aimed to provide sophisticated, diversified, and liquid exposure to 100 of the top venture-backed technology companies while eliminating obstacles that limit private market access. Founder and CEO Sohail Prasad previously created Forge Global, a private securities marketplace building trading, custody, and data infrastructure to service high-growth unicorn companies. Forge Global transacts billions of dollars in stock annually, and has raised over $250 million in financing from institutions such as Wells Fargo and German multinational insurance company Munich Re. Before developing Forge Global in 2014, Sohail was one of the youngest founders to go through technology startup accelerator Y Combinator at the age of 18 years old. Sohail has advised and invested in over 150 startups, including project management software company Notion and cloud-based software company Zenefits. Sohail continues to invest in seed stage companies through S2 Capital, and serves as its Founding Partner.

Innovators like Sohail Prasad continue to use .xyz domains to bring their new services to life. To align with their D/XYZ branding, also registered the domain. This extremely memorable one-letter .xyz domain points to, which is a very smart idea. If someone is on the go and wants to quickly and easily reach the website on their mobile device, they just have to type to reach The company is still developing its services, but you can fill out their survey to stay updated as they prepare to launch. You can learn more by visiting


XYZ is proud to share about the many incredible members that make up the XYZ community! We encourage you to do your own research before using the products and services of the websites we feature. The information about products and services contained in this blog post does not constitute endorsement or recommendation by XYZ.

July 2022 Highlights

XYZ Registry Domains Report - July 2022

  • 133 premium XYZ Registry domains were registered*
  • Most popular TLDs in premium sales: .XYZ, .LOL, and .Security
  • Most popular TLDs in standard sales: .XYZ, .LOL, and .Beauty
  • Highest premium sales:
    • $3,000 MSRP
  • Highest aftermarket sale: at $40,000
  • 3 character and 4 character domains accounted for 25.8% of the .xyz aftermarket sales reported at NameBio
    • Aftermarket sale for $10,100
    • Aftermarket sale for $5,251
    • Aftermarket sale for $5,001
    • Aftermarket sale for $686
    • Aftermarket sale for $645
  • Worldwide companies and individuals launched their websites on premium XYZ Registry domains
    • Premium domain Hyper.Tickets ($2,000 MSRP) registered by digital ticketing platform
    • Premium domain** ($350 MSRP) registered by crypto-focused law firm
    • Premium domain Ham.LOL ($200 MSRP) personal website registered by Matt Hamilton, co-founder of fintech company Linus
    • Premium domain Social.LOL ($200 MSRP) registered by microblogging open-source software Mastodon as a social hangout for the OMG.LOL community
  • Most popular SLD keywords in July .xyz registrations: art, pay, shop, app, meta, web, win, tech, slot, bet
  • In China, 1,103 .xyz websites received their ICP license in the month of July. (source:

Words from #GenerationXYZ: – $39,888 Aftermarket Sale

“As a web3 project, we knew picking an xyz domain was a no-brainer. While being one of the top TLDs across the board, it’s especially popular in the crypto space and known for its innovative collaboration in the industry.”

– Katia Banina, Head of Product, – $3,000 (MSRP) Premium Registration

“We chose XYZ because it’s affordable, hip, unique and widely used within the web3 industry.“

– Team OG,

Discover a curated selection of available .xyz domains with our .xyz premiums, .xyz numbers, and CNOX search tools.

* Premium XYZ Registry domains refer to premium domains for extensions with standard and premium domains, and XYZ’s premium namespaces such as .Cars, .Car, .Auto, .Theatre, .Storage, .Security, .Protection, and .Hosting.***

** High/Low priced premium domain. Domains in this tier have a premium price for the first year, but renew at standard pricing. All other premium domains have annual premium renewal fees.

*** We fixed an error in the first disclaimer (*) – .Game and .Tickets are not reported as premium namespaces, as they both have premium lists. The error is limited to the disclaimer and all reporting in the Domains Reports remains accurate.

XYZ Registry Domains Report – July 2022

Top 20 Premium XYZ Domains Registered

(not ranked) Cider.Security GG.Skin OnChain.Storage** Big.Theatre** Hyper.Tickets
BK.Beauty Book.Yachts
Dream.Cars Surf.Monster**
Sea.Audio Gov.Pic
Mine.LOL Mayhem.Protection
Cheap.Homes** VR.Quest

More Standout Premium Registrations Guo.Mom** Crypto.Hair** BB.Monster** FYP.Pics** Code.Quest**** Family.Homes**
Games.Storage PA.Homes
Haven.Security Boutique.Homes**
Travel.Rent CLI.Cars
Rentals.Rent Fibonacci.Cars

July .xyz Aftermarket Overview


Total dollar value: $252,067.00
Average price: $2,598.63
Low Price: $100.00
High Price: $40,000.00
Maximum SLD characters: 19
2C – 2 (2.06%)
3L – 15 (15.46%)
4L – 9 (9.28%)

Top 10 XYZ Domains

(Ranked by volume)

  1.     .xyz
  2.     .LOL
  3.     .Beauty
  4. .Quest
  5. .Skin
  6.     .Monster
  7. .Pics
  8. .Autos
  9. .Hair
  10.     .Mom

Top 10 .xyz Premium Domains Registered

(Price listed is MSRP)

  1. – $3,000
  2. – $3,000
  3. – $3,000
  4. – $3,000
  5. – $3,000
  6. – $3,000
  7. – $3,000
  8. YS – $3,000
  9. – $3,000
  10. – $1,300

Top 10 .xyz Aftermarket Sales


  1. – $40,000
  2. – $40,000
  3. – $39,000
  4. – $20,000
  5. – $14,888
  6. – $14,888
  7. – $10,100
  8. – $9,000
  9. – $7,500
  10. – $7,000

Top 10 Trending .xyz SLD Keywords

(source: Internal Data)

  1. art
  2. pay
  3. shop
  4.     app
  5. meta
  6. web
  7. win
  8. tech
  9. slot
  10. bet

The .xyz community is home to incredible innovators who are pioneering the web3 landscape. Community platform is designed to embrace all web3 creators, including underrepresented groups in web3 like women, LGBTQ+ folks, non-native English speakers, and BIPOC, in hopes of building “the inclusiverse.” Australia-based artist Serwah Attafuah uses to showcase her digital art and NFT creations. In this week’s #WebsiteWednesday, we’ll introduce you to three more women-led websites harnessing the power of web3.

Cryptopunks-inspired NFT project aims to pave the way for equity in web3

Wunks.xyz1API customer – (United Kingdom) is the online home of Wunks, a community platform centered around a collection of 6,000 women punk style NFTs aimed at paving the way for equity of access in the NFT space. The collection has a tagline of “Women Punks with Purpose” and is inspired by the Cryptopunks, Larva Labs Studios’ original NFTs that debuted in 2017. collectibles feature 8 “Icons” NFTs, which are specifically designed to pay homage to influential women throughout history, including Amelia Earhart, Anne Frank, Billie Eilish, Paris Hilton, and Oprah Winfrey.

CEO Natalie Booth Hereford is also the co-founder of Blam, a platform aimed to help generate, manage, and launch NFT collections. Natalie has aligned these innovative projects with the development of the WUNK Fund. 2% of profits from all mints launched through the Blam platform are contributed to this community fund, which is to be used however the community of Wunks NFT holders vote to spend it. They have also developed the Women In Leadership (WIL) Fund, which encourages creators to submit a proposal for the funding of their NFT collection. These proposals are then voted on by the Wunks Community. You can follow their Call to Action (CTA) and “Join the community” which will lead you to their Discord. (Check out our latest Quarterly Report for more information about the benefits of including a CTA on your website.) You can learn more about the Ethereum blockchain-based NFT collection by following along on Twitter and Instagram, and by visiting

Investment-backed crypto startup works to empower women to actively participate in web3

JoinClutch.xyzGoDaddy customer – (United States) is the online home of Clutch Wallet, Inc, a Los Angeles-based startup aimed at humanizing crypto and empowering more women to enter the web3 space. The company hopes to accomplish this goal by developing a crypto wallet with an all-encompassing user experience to help people explore, integrate, and transact across the web3 ecosystem. CEO Bec Jones, a former Director of Platform for New York City based VC firm Nebula Ventures, found investors through her personal TikTok profile, which has accumulated over 50,000 followers (as of July 23, 2022). Bec’s web3-focused content is designed to help educate more women about investment opportunities in the crypto space. When Bec introduced the launch of, investors already familiar with her content contacted her directly. On July 14, 2022, announced they had raised an $800,000 pre-seed round at a $5 million valuation led by women-focused venture fund Female Innovators Lab.1

As continues to develop, the platform is aimed at expanding their web application, building and launching their mobile application, and onboarding the web3 partnerships they’ve established. They also hope to host more virtual and in-person workshops to increase the adoption rates of crypto. You can learn more by following the platform on Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn, and by visiting

Web3 platform aims to increase your security in the metaverse

Disco.xyzGoDaddy customer – (United States) is the online home of Disco, a web3 platform designed to foster a secure metaverse experience with enhanced privacy features. As shared on their homepage, compares their services to a personal data backpack that travels with you across web2 and web3. aims to make the metaverse fun, supported by an approach to digital identity that provides individuals with increased control. This approach is known as self-sovereign identity. Initially, is helping users on the Ethereum blockchain with compatible wallets such as MetaMask. As they develop, they aim to work with additional networks like Solana, Bitcoin, and more. In April 2022, completed an early stage funding round received backing by investors including cryptocurrency and blockchain startup-focused Coinbase Ventures.2

CEO and co-founder Evin McMullen previously worked as Head of Entertainment at blockchain software technology company ConsenSys, where she also led the development of Serto, a low-code decentralized identity solution. Evin and her team believe that people should be in charge of the data that describes them, not the developers behind an app. We look forward to seeing the developments of this privacy-focused platform. is still in beta, but you can “say hello” now by creating a profile and signing up for updates. Learn more by following the platform on Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn, and by visiting

We are inspired by forward-thinking, women-led web3 projects like,, and Just as .xyz works to reshape the future of the internet, these .xyz community members aim to reshape the future of web3.


XYZ is proud to share about the many incredible members that make up the XYZ community! We encourage you to do your own research before using the products and services of the websites we feature. The information about products and services contained in this blog post does not constitute endorsement or recommendation by XYZ.

Circular.xyzGandi customer – (France)

Quality brands are using .xyz domains to showcase their newest offerings. Slovakia-based shares their award-winning roasted coffee selection. Vaporwave streetwear brand sells high quality Los Angeles-made clothing with designs by fashion designer and founder Eric Wu. Independent arts and music publication highlights their print issues and latest merch. In this week’s #WebsiteWednesday, we’ll introduce you to an innovative company showcasing their customizable wearable tech: is the developer of a multi-feature wearable smart ring called Circular Ring, which is designed to help improve physical and mental performance. The France-based company claims that the Circular Ring can track 142 metrics such as heart rate variability, breathing rate, and body temperature.’s smart ring is aimed to help users interpret the bodily functions that it monitors while guiding them towards better sleep and heart recovery. The company hopes to set their smart ring apart from other wearable tech devices by giving users an understanding of what their body is doing instead of just providing raw data. In June 2022, exhibited the Circular Ring at the VivaTech in Paris, where companies showcase their latest technologies and connect with like-minded startups.

Visitors can check out the Features page for details on the functionality of the wearable fitness device. combines a red, green, and infrared light to create a combination that helps blood oxygenation monitoring and clinical grade heart rate accuracies. The Circular Ring uses your skin temperature and motion for extensive monitoring. The ring is also designed to study your sleep patterns. claims the device can monitor your body signals during your sleep to help you keep track of its efficiency and improve its quality. Aside from its health tracking features, the smart ring’s interchangeable outer shells allow you to modify the look of your device so it is ready for your high-altitude climb, your deep sea dive, or your night out on the town. The device is currently available for pre-order, and expects to ship by October 2022. included a Call to Action (CTA) on their website to provide visitors with added value and help encourage them to complete an action to unlock that value. Their CTA is “Subscribe” with an added message that states “Don’t miss our emails with early updates, great articles and epic adventures.” This creates a great opportunity to keep subscribers informed. You can learn more about CTAs in our latest Quarterly Report. Personal health tracking devices such as’s Circular Ring can help you get an inside look at how your body performs on a daily basis. We look forward to seeing more innovative developments from You can learn more about the Circular Ring by following the company on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, and by visiting

XYZ is proud to share about the many incredible members that make up the XYZ community! We encourage you to do your own research before using the products and services of the websites we feature. The information about products and services contained in this blog post does not constitute endorsement or recommendation by XYZ.

This week, XYZ is sharing some innovative NFT-focused projects launching on .xyz domains. Previously, we’ve showcased Ethereum-based exploration game, which is centered around customizable NFT characters. We shared Grammy-nominated DJ Steve Aoki’s NFT community, whose members can score access to live and virtual concerts. We also highlighted Venture capitalist Kevin Rose’s NFT-focused podcast, whose popularity has led to the development of the utility-enabled NFT collection In this week’s #WebsiteWednesday, we’ll share some .xyz websites that further harness the power of NFTs and blockchain technology.  

Girl-focused NFT project aims to amplify and support females of the future

MissOCoolGirls.xyzGoDaddy customer – (United States) is the online home of a collection of 10,000 randomly generated NFTs known as The Miss O Cool Girls. The NFT collection is inspired by drawings that co-founder Juliette Brindak Blake created when she was 10 years old. Each NFT celebrates the idea that there is not one single definition of what it means to be a girl. The Miss O Cool Girls each feature unique and diverse traits familiar to young teen girls, such as acne, braces, and gap teeth. The brand also released a safe, non-toxic, and bully-free platform for girls to communicate about anything and everything, called the Girl2Girl Wall App. helps support the Miss O and Friends mission of empowering and building self-esteem in girls against toxic bullying, trolling, and negative role models.

Founders Hermine Brindak and Juliette Brindak Blake will invest 3% of initial sales towards the creation of the Miss O Cool Girls NFT Fund, aimed to support other girl and women-focused NFT projects. These will be suggested and voted on by the Miss O Discord community. Sales from will help fund the development of the Miss O community across all different media platforms, as well as marketing and growing their roadmap. will donate 7% of initial sales to charities that are aligned with the brand’s mission, such as Girl Up, a movement to advance girls’ skills, rights and opportunities to be leaders. For more information, you can follow the project on Twitter and Instagram or visit

Creators behind elusive NFT collection Bored Ape Yacht Club introduce new NFT project with

Otherside.xyzGoogle Domains customer – (United States) is a gamified metaverse currently under development that aims to unite various NFT projects including the Bored Ape Yacht Club, CryptoPunks, Meebits, and Cool Cats. In this web3-boosted role-playing game, your NFTs can become playable characters, and thousands can play together in real-time. Bored Ape Yacht Club creator Yuga Labs is developing the experience in partnership with NFT game publisher Animoca Brands.

In April 2022, Yuga Labs launched Otherdeed NFTs for the game, which are believed to serve as a deed to some type of virtual land in the game. Otherdeed NFTs were sold to the public as well as provided to existing Bored Ape owners. You can learn more by following the innovative project on Twitter, by joining the Discord, or by visiting

We are inspired by the many exciting web3 projects launching on .xyz domains. and each serve to demonstrate the incredible innovation and creativity that defines the .xyz community.

XYZ is proud to share about the many incredible members that make up the XYZ community! We encourage you to do your own research before using the products and services of the websites we feature. The information about products and services contained in this blog post does not constitute endorsement or recommendation by XYZ.