Alexa and Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare - 10 Oct 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 - 10 Oct 2013

Historical Alexa 1,000 DNS Marketshare - 7 Sep to 10 Oct 2013

Alexa Top 1,000 DNS Marketshare - 10 Oct 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 Sep to Oct 2013. This list is generally more consistent than Alexa 10,000.
ProviderRankWebsites (out of 1000)MarketshareMarketshare Change
DynECT1969.6%+1
UltraDNS2686.8%-1
Akamai3515.1%+4
AWS Route 534494.9%+4
DNS Made Easy5262.6%+1
DNSPod6212.1%-7
CloudFlare7181.8%+4
Verisign DNS8171.7%0
GoDaddy DNS9161.6%0
Rackspace Cloud DNS1070.7%0
Enom DNS1160.6%0
Namecheap1250.5%-1
Softlayer DNS1350.5%0
Internap1440.4%0
easyDNS1540.4%0
Savvis1640.4%0
Nettica1730.3%0
ClouDNS1830.3%0
DNS Park1910.1%0
Cotendo Advanced DNS2010.1%-3
DTDNS2110.1%0
EuroDNS2210.1%0
Worldwide DNS2310.1%0

Alexa Top 1,000 DNS Switchers - 10 Oct 2013

This table lists Alexa 1,000 websites that have switched DNS services since prior marketshare analysis in September 2013.
HostnameRankNew DNS ProviderPrevious DNS Provider
ilivid.com256AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
searchnu.com406AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
timeanddate.com588DNS Made EasyAkamai
upworthy.com600AWS Route 53Namecheap
free-tv-video-online.me639CloudFlareDNS Made Easy
coupons.com677AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
zeobit.com678AWS Route 53DynECT
noyapps.com904DNS Made EasyDynECT

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Marketshare - 10 Oct 2013

Historical Alexa 10,000 DNS Marketshare - 7 Sep to 10 Oct 2013

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Marketshare - 10 Oct 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 7 Sep to 10 Oct 2013. AWS Route 53, CloudFlare and China-based DNSPod continue to capture significant marketshare in this list.
ProviderRankWebsites (out of 10000)MarketshareMarketshare Change
AWS Route 5315365.36%+23
CloudFlare24904.9%+47
DynECT34734.73%+6
UltraDNS43753.75%0
GoDaddy DNS53363.36%-5
DNSPod63093.09%-11
DNS Made Easy72832.83%+10
Akamai82672.67%+17
Rackspace Cloud DNS91591.59%-1
Verisign DNS101101.1%+3
Namecheap11710.71%-4
Softlayer DNS12700.7%0
Enom DNS13690.69%-2
easyDNS14640.64%+3
Savvis15420.42%-1
Nettica16290.29%0
Internap17290.29%0
ClouDNS18280.28%0
ZoneEdit19230.23%0
DNS Park20150.15%-1
EuroDNS21100.1%0
Zerigo DNS22100.1%0
No-IP2380.08%-1
Worldwide DNS2460.06%-1
Cotendo Advanced DNS2540.04%-12
DTDNS2610.01%0

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Switchers - 10 Oct 2013

This table lists Alexa 10,000 websites that have switched DNS services since prior marketshare analysis on 7 Sep 2013.
HostnameRankNew DNS ProviderPrevious DNS Provider
ilivid.com256AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
searchnu.com406AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
timeanddate.com588DNS Made EasyAkamai
upworthy.com600AWS Route 53Namecheap
free-tv-video-online.me639CloudFlareDNS Made Easy
coupons.com677AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
zeobit.com678AWS Route 53DynECT
noyapps.com904DNS Made EasyDynECT
viooz.co1010CloudFlareClouDNS
pcanalysis.net1073DNS Made EasyDynECT
500px.com1139DNS Made EasyGoDaddy DNS
speedanalysis.net1386DNS Made EasyDynECT
imesh.com1405AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
nmisr.com1484CloudFlareDNS Made Easy
singlessalad.com1487DNS Made EasyDynECT
searchenginejournal.com1717DynECTDNS Made Easy
avaaz.org2114CloudFlareDNS Made Easy
appround.net2118DNS Made EasyDynECT
7go.com2152DNS Made EasyDynECT
koyotesoft.com2159AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
zomato.com2187DynECTAWS Route 53
evite.com2348AWS Route 53DynECT
direct.gov.uk2556DynECTAkamai
softy360.com2603DNS Made EasyDynECT
humblebundle.com2715CloudFlareRackspace Cloud DNS
ampnetzwerk.de2857AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
solidtrustpay.com2915UltraDNSSoftlayer DNS
heroturko.me3140CloudFlareClouDNS
admcsport.com3178Rackspace Cloud DNSGoDaddy DNS
buenastareas.com3279DNS Made EasyAWS Route 53
alwatanvoice.com3326CloudFlareGoDaddy DNS
herokuapp.com3356CloudFlareAWS Route 53
softango.com3393DNS Made EasyDynECT
themeok.com3554CloudFlareGoDaddy DNS
123greetings.com3765AWS Route 53UltraDNS
ezilon.com3799CloudFlareRackspace Cloud DNS
bearshare.com3968AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
jzip.com3986AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
torchbrowser.com4107AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
shahvani.com4138CloudFlareNamecheap
freshdesk.com4225AWS Route 53DynECT
petapixel.com4349CloudFlareGoDaddy DNS
appround.biz4945DNS Made EasyDynECT
torrentdownloads.me4960CloudFlareClouDNS
watch32.com5009CloudFlareDNS Park
whatmobile.com.pk5051ClouDNSCloudFlare
bearshare.net5105AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS
lenskart.com5492AWS Route 53UltraDNS
studymode.com5684DNS Made EasyAWS Route 53
callofduty.com6041AkamaiCotendo Advanced DNS

Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare - 10 Oct 2013

Historical Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare - 7 Sep to 10 Oct 2013

Fortune 500 2013 DNS Marketshare - 10 Oct 2013

This table provides marketshare for managed DNS services amongst 2013 US Fortune 500 companies. Change metrics are derived from the difference in marketshare from 7 Sep to 10 Oct 2013.
ProviderRankWebsites (out of 500)MarketshareMarketshare Change
UltraDNS1367.2%0
Verisign DNS2306%0
Akamai3183.6%+1
DynECT4112.2%+1
DNS Made Easy571.4%0
GoDaddy DNS661.2%+1
Savvis740.8%0
Internap830.6%0
Rackspace Cloud DNS920.4%0
Enom DNS1020.4%0
easyDNS1110.2%0
No-IP1210.2%0
AWS Route 531310.2%0

Fortune 500 DNS Switchers - 10 Oct 2013

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