Alexa 10,000 and Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare - 30 Jun 2013

This post provides current marketshare statistics for managed DNS services amongst top Alexa websites and US Fortune 500 companies. The methodology used to collect this data is explained in a prior post.

Alexa Top 1,000 DNS Marketshare - 30 June 2013

Historical Alexa 1,000 DNS Marketshare - 6 March to 30 June 2013

Alexa Top 1,000 DNS Marketshare - 30 June 2013

This table provides marketshare for managed DNS services amongst top 1,000 Alexa websites. Change metrics are derived from the difference in marketshare from 5 May 2013 to 30 Jun 2013. This list is generally more consistent than Alexa 10,000. In this segment only AWS Route 53 showed a notable marketshare increase. Akamai increases are the result of migrations off the Cotendo platform they acquired and intend to shutdown later this year.
ProviderRankWebsites (out of 1,000)MarketshareMarketshare Change
DynECT1828.2%0
UltraDNS2626.2%0
Akamai3484.8%+3 / +6.667%
AWS Route 534434.3%+7 / +19.444%
DNSPod5303%-1 / -3.226%
DNS Made Easy6212.1%+1 / +5%
GoDaddy DNS7131.3%-1 / -7.143%
Verisign DNS8121.2%0
CloudFlare990.9%+1 / +12.5%
Cotendo Advanced DNS1090.9%-3 / -25%
easyDNS1170.7%-1 / -12.5%
Rackspace Cloud DNS1260.6%-2 / -25%
Softlayer DNS1350.5%0
Namecheap1440.4%-1 / -20%
Enom DNS1540.4%0
Internap1630.3%0
Savvis1730.3%0
ZoneEdit1820.2%-1 / -33.333%
Nettica1920.2%-1 / -33.333%
DNS Park2010.1%0
DTDNS2110.1%0
Worldwide DNS2210.1%0
ClouDNS2310.1%-1 / -50%
No-IP2410.1%0
EuroDNS2510.1%0

Alexa Top 1,000 DNS Switchers - 30 June 2013

This table lists Alexa 1,000 websites that have switched DNS services since prior marketshare analysis on 5 May 2013.
HostnameRankNew DNS ProviderPrevious DNS Provider
wigetmedia.com114ClouDNSZoneEdit
themeforest.net206AWS Route 53Rackspace Cloud DNS
myspace.com296AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
1channel.ch316CloudFlareClouDNS
wix.com384AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
mashable.com386AkamaiDynECT
codecanyon.net672AWS Route 53Rackspace Cloud DNS
softigloo.com757AWS Route 53Nettica
xtube.com760UltraDNSeasyDNS
myegy.com786CloudFlareNamecheap
gizmodo.com990DynECTCotendo Advanced DNS

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Marketshare - 30 June 2013

Historical Alexa 10,000 DNS Marketshare - 6 March to 30 June 2013

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Marketshare - 30 June 2013

This table provides marketshare for managed DNS services amongst top 10,000 Alexa websites. Change metrics are derived from the difference in marketshare from 5 May 2013 to 30 Jun 2013. AWS Route 53, China-based DNSPod, and CloudFlare have continued to capture significant marketshare in this list.
ProviderRankWebsites (out of 10,000)MarketshareMarketshare Change
DynECT14364.36%+8 / +1.869%
AWS Route 5324264.26%+43 / +11.227%
DNSPod34204.2%+53 / +14.441%
CloudFlare43663.66%+51 / +16.19%
UltraDNS53633.63%0
GoDaddy DNS62922.92%-10 / -3.311%
DNS Made Easy72412.41%+6 / +2.553%
Akamai82252.25%+16 / +7.656%
Rackspace Cloud DNS91281.28%-12 / -8.571%
Verisign DNS101061.06%-3 / -2.752%
Softlayer DNS11780.78%+1 / +1.299%
easyDNS12640.64%-9 / -12.329%
Enom DNS13600.6%+1 / +1.695%
Namecheap14580.58%-8 / -12.121%
Savvis15410.41%0
Cotendo Advanced DNS16340.34%-11 / -24.444%
Internap17260.26%-2 / -7.143%
Nettica18250.25%-5 / -16.667%
ZoneEdit19250.25%-5 / -16.667%
ClouDNS20230.23%+5 / +27.778%
DNS Park21140.14%-2 / -12.5%
No-IP22100.1%-2 / -16.667%
Zerigo DNS2370.07%-2 / -22.222%
EuroDNS2470.07%-1 / -12.5%
Worldwide DNS2560.06%+1 / +20%

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Switchers - 30 June 2013

This table lists the top 50 Alexa 10,000 websites that have switched DNS services since prior marketshare analysis on 5 May 2013.
HostnameRankNew DNS ProviderPrevious DNS Provider
wigetmedia.com114ClouDNSZoneEdit
themeforest.net206AWS Route 53Rackspace Cloud DNS
myspace.com296AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
1channel.ch316CloudFlareClouDNS
wix.com384AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
mashable.com386AkamaiDynECT
codecanyon.net672AWS Route 53Rackspace Cloud DNS
softigloo.com757AWS Route 53Nettica
xtube.com760UltraDNSeasyDNS
myegy.com786CloudFlareNamecheap
gizmodo.com990DynECTCotendo Advanced DNS
usmagazine.com1028AWS Route 53Verisign DNS
yepi.com1209DynECTAkamai
seekingalpha.com1247AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
aa.com1417AkamaiUltraDNS
lapatilla.com1502CloudFlareeasyDNS
etoro.com1513AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
adxite.com1521ClouDNSZoneEdit
24trk.com1562ClouDNSZoneEdit
break.com1607DNS Made EasyGoDaddy DNS
z5x.net1660DynECTUltraDNS
graphicriver.net1817AWS Route 53Rackspace Cloud DNS
naughtyamerica.com2230DynECTUltraDNS
rollingstone.com2256AWS Route 53Verisign DNS
solidtrustpay.com2257Softlayer DNSDynECT
justjared.com2309AkamaieasyDNS
wikiwiki.jp2328CloudFlareAWS Route 53
adultadmedia.com2370ClouDNSZoneEdit
filgoal.com2386easyDNSDynECT
howtogeek.com2484DynECTSoftlayer DNS
multiply.com2567UltraDNSAWS Route 53
etype.com2691DynECTUltraDNS
yepme.com2895AkamaieasyDNS
serviporno.com2897CloudFlareNettica
forumspecialoffers.com2928Rackspace Cloud DNSAWS Route 53
envato.com3136AWS Route 53Rackspace Cloud DNS
runetki.com3191Enom DNSNamecheap
sweepstakes.com3269AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
sevenforums.com3557DynECTGoDaddy DNS
wpmu.org3697CloudFlareEnom DNS
freeridegames.com3705AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
woozworld.com3746AWS Route 53DynECT
ringtonematcher.com3773AWS Route 53GoDaddy DNS
bsaving.com3963AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
dailykos.com4173DynECTZerigo DNS
mawaly.com4222CloudFlareZoneEdit
creditkarma.com4236DynECTRackspace Cloud DNS
chirpme.com4256DynECTGoDaddy DNS
xat.com4399CloudFlareAWS Route 53
8tracks.com4412AWS Route 53DynECT

Fotune 500 DNS Marketshare - 30 June 2013

Historical Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare - 6 March to 30 June 2013

Fotune 500 DNS Marketshare - 30 June 2013

Fortune 500 2012 DNS Marketshare - 30 June 2013

This table provides marketshare for managed DNS services amongst 2012 US Fortune 500 companies. Change metrics are derived from the difference in marketshare from 5 May 2013 to 30 Jun 2013.
ProviderRankWebsites (out of 500)MarketshareMarketshare Change
UltraDNS1346.8%-2 / -5.556%
Verisign DNS2255%+1 / +4.167%
Akamai3142.8%+1 / +7.692%
DynECT481.6%0
DNS Made Easy561.2%0
Savvis640.8%0
GoDaddy DNS740.8%0
Internap830.6%-1 / -25%
AWS Route 53920.4%0
Rackspace Cloud DNS1020.4%0
Enom DNS1120.4%+1 / +100%
easyDNS1210.2%0
No-IP1310.2%0
ZoneEdit1410.2%0

Fortune 500 2013 DNS Marketshare - 30 June 2013

Money Magazine recently updated the list of Fortune 500 US companies for 2013. This table represents DNS marketshare for this new list. Future posts will be based on this list.
ProviderRankWebsites (out of 500)Marketshare
UltraDNS1346.8%
Verisign DNS2295.8%
Akamai3153%
DynECT491.8%
DNS Made Easy571.4%
GoDaddy DNS651%
Savvis740.8%
Internap830.6%
Rackspace Cloud DNS920.4%
Enom DNS1020.4%
easyDNS1110.2%
ZoneEdit1210.2%
AWS Route 531310.2%
No-IP1410.2%

Fotune 500 DNS Switchers - 30 June 2013

There were no changes in managed DNS providers amongst Fortune 500 websites within this time period.