XYZ Registry Domains Report - March 2023
The tech industry is experiencing a surge in interest and excitement with the rapid rise of Artificial Intelligence (AI) as a top trend. As a result, there has been an increase in registration trends, particularly in the GPT keyword, which is driving growth in legacy TLD aftermarket sales. It’s fascinating to see the popularity of both “GPT” and “AI” keywords reflected in XYZ domains registrations, such as,,, ChatAI.Monster, AI.Tickets, AI.Game, and AI.Storage. Companies may be interested to leverage cutting-edge technology to gain a competitive edge and stay ahead of the curve. As the tech landscape continues to evolve, we look forward to registration trends continuing to follow suit and align with the latest technological advancements in the future.

March 2023 Highlights

  • Most popular TLDs in standard sales: .XYZ, .LOL and .Monster
  • Highest premium sales:
    • at $13,000/year MSRP
  • Highest aftermarket sale reported:
  • 4-letter domains accounted for 13.04% of the .xyz aftermarket sales reported at NameBio, for example:
    • Aftermarket sale for $2,000
    • Aftermarket sale for $1,010
    • Aftermarket sale for $205
  • Worldwide companies and platforms launched their websites on premium XYZ Registry domains
    • Premium domain Huntsville.Homes** ($1,000 MSRP) registered by a Huntsville, Alabama realtor
    • Premium domain PI.Homes** ($1,000 MSRP) domain upgrade registered by a UK-based residential construction company, upgrading from
    • Premium domain Bush.Baby** ($350 MSRP) registered by a soda water brand
    • Premium domain Moom.Mom  ($150 MSRP) registered by a Japan-based chiropractic salon tailored to pregnant women
    • Premium domain Gas.LOL  ($150 MSRP) registered by an NFT platform
    • Premium domain Word.LOL ($150 MSRP) AI-based word invention platform registered by Shopify design technologist Willson Smith
  • Most popular SLD keywords in March .xyz registrations: ai, app, tech, gpt, web, online, shop, vip, best, and home
  • In China, 792 .xyz websites received their ICP license in the month of March, including:
    •, a metaverse community platform
    •, an original character creation app
    •, a video game character design company
    •, a web3 community developer
    • (source:
  • Notable influencers using XYZ Domains
    • Multi-platinum hip-hop artist Snoop Dogg launched, an Indonesian coffee brand1
    • Co-founder of Ethereum-based event management service Kickback and ENS dev Makoto uses as a way to demonstrate how to show off your ENS avatar
    • NFT Paris, the largest annual NFT conference, uses for its online hub2
    • Los Angeles-based artist and entrepreneur Mason Rothschild founded, a web3 creative studio3
    • Chef Solemann Haddad of Dubai-based Middle Eastern Japanese restaurant was awarded the MICHELIN Dubai Young Chef Award 20224
  • Freshly funded startups using XYZ Domains
    • Web3 startup raised $50 million in a Series A round led by Blockchain Capital5
    • AI-powered research assistant raised $6.5 million in a seed funding round led by Spark Capital6
    • Web3 marketing platform raised $4.5 million in a seed funding round co-led by early-stage venture capital firm Patron.xyz7
    • Berlin-based DeFi startup raised $22.5 million in a financing round led by Pantera Capital8

Words from #GenerationXYZ: – $6,000 Aftermarket Sale

“We chose to build on .xyz because it is by far the best way for us to signal our Web3-nativeness. We’re a developer-focused company, so we need to communicate that clearly. Using a .xyz domain is our way of speaking to Web3 devs: we’re like you, we get you, and we understand the problems you’re facing.”

– Matt Katz, CEO,

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.

XYZ Registry Domains Report – March 2023

Top 20 Premium XYZ Domains Registered

(not ranked) GI.Beauty XR.Hair GW.Boats** Code.Baby**** AI.Game
Word.LOL Studio.Rent
Metal.Monster** Lockbox.Storage
Proud.Mom IP.Security
988.Pics VIN.Car
Domain.Homes Jobs.Auto

More Standout Premium Registrations Tech.Homes** Calm.Mom GPS.Diet Super.Homes Moom.Mom And.Flowers Noah.Homes** kip.Audio Cool.Cars Bush.Baby** Fow.Christmas OnePro.Cars** JOA.Game DCellar.Storage Money.Car BA.Beauty Bitcoin.Storage Direct.Car** 100.Rent AI.Storage Meyersmanx.Auto Night.LOL Hopper.Security Unlimited.Hosting
Safe.LOL Jokes.LOL Keller.Security CMO.Hosting
Semenov.Pics Gas.LOL V8.Security World.Hosting

March .xyz Aftermarket Overview


Total dollar value: $49,813
Average price: $541.45
Low Price: $100
High Price: $19,888
Maximum SLD characters: 16
3L – 5 (5.43%)
4L – 12 (13.04%)

Top 10 XYZ Domains

(Ranked by volume)

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

Top 10 .xyz Premium Domains Registered

(Price listed is MSRP)

  1. – $13,000
  2. – $3,000
  3. – $3,000
  4. – $3,000
  5. – $3,000
  6. – $3,000
  7. – $3,000
  8. – $3,000
  9. – $1,300
  10. – $1,300

Top 10 .xyz Aftermarket Sales


  1. – $19,888
  2. – $5,127
  3. – $2,510
  4. – $2,000
  5. – $1,010
  6. – $1,000
  7. – $1,000
  8. – $700
  9. – $535
  10. – $451

Top 10 Trending .xyz SLD Keywords

(source: Internal Data***)

  1. ai
  2. app
  3.   tech
  4. gpt
  5. web
  6. online
  7. shop
  8. vip
  9. best
  10. home

*** Starting March 2023, the Top 10 Trending .xyz SLD Keywords are expanded to include 2-character keywords.

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