Knowledge

We are committed to sharing our knowledge of domains, domain names and internet-related topics. By doing that, we aim to further increase the value of the internet in the Netherlands. Why not add to your knowledge by reading our publications? Or follow one of our e-learning modules? We also have material about how the internet is organised. Enjoy!

Market research

How many .nl domain names have been registered, transferred and cancelled? What trends are visible? Answers to questions like that are provided by our statistics and trend reports.
  • Statistics

  • Trends in internet use

Publications and presentations

People from SIDN often speak at congresses and other events. Many of the presentations are available from this site, and so are our whitepapers and publications.
  • Publications and presentations

Boost your own expertise

Want to know more about a particular internet topic? We'd like to help. Why not take one of our free e-learning modules, read how the internet is organised or look up an internet term?
  • Online learning

  • The organization of the Internet

  • Glossary

  • Thursday 6 September 2018 Knowledge

    E-commerce in China: an opportunity for the Dutch business community?

    In China, the Netherlands has a trustworthy reputation

    Afbeelding van E-commerce in China: an opportunity for the Dutch business community?
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  • Tuesday 24 July 2018 Knowledge

    With a new domain name in Google? Here's how to stay findable

    Your domain name is a trading name, that generates business and therefore has value. Prevent customer desertion!

    Afbeelding van With a new domain name in Google? Here's how to stay findable
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  • Friday 22 June 2018 Knowledge

    Continued growth sees global domain name count top 330 million

    Growth of generic TLDs is slowing, however

    Afbeelding van Continued growth sees global domain name count top 330 million
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