Alexa and Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare - 8 Apr 2014

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 - 8 Apr 2014

Historical Alexa 1,000 DNS Marketshare - 17 Feb 14 to 8 Apr 2014

Alexa Top 1,000 DNS Marketshare - 8 Apr 2014

This table provides marketshare for managed DNS services amongst top 1,000 Alexa websites. Change metrics are derived from the difference in marketshare from Feb 2014 to Apr 2014.
ProviderRankWebsites (out of 1000)MarketshareMarketshare Change
DynECT1999.9%-3
UltraDNS2656.5%+1
AWS Route 533626.2%+7
Akamai4585.8%0
CloudFlare5454.5%+6
DNS Made Easy6262.6%-2
DNSPod7202%0
Verisign DNS8171.7%0
GoDaddy DNS9141.4%-1
Rackspace Cloud DNS1090.9%-1
Enom DNS1140.4%-1
Internap1240.4%0
Softlayer DNS1340.4%0
Nettica1430.3%0
ClouDNS1530.3%0
easyDNS1630.3%0
Namecheap1730.3%0
EuroDNS1820.2%0
Savvis1920.2%0
CDNetworks DNS2010.1%0
DTDNS2110.1%0

Alexa Top 1,000 DNS Switchers - 8 Apr 2014

This table lists Alexa 1,000 websites that have switched DNS services since the prior marketshare analysis in Feb 2014.
HostnameRankNew DNS ProviderPrevious DNS Provider
statcounter.com186CloudFlareDNS Made Easy
meetup.com325CloudFlareDynECT
ign.com380AWS Route 53DynECT
ameba.jp393AWS Route 53Akamai
surveymonkey.com425CloudFlareDynECT
ig.com.br469AWS Route 53DynECT
elance.com470CloudFlareDNS Made Easy
shaadi.com561AkamaiRackspace Cloud DNS

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Marketshare - 8 Apr 2014

Historical Alexa 10,000 DNS Marketshare - 17 Feb 14 to 8 Apr 2014

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Marketshare - 8 Apr 2014

This table provides marketshare for managed DNS services amongst top 10,000 Alexa websites. Change metrics are derived from the difference in marketshare from 17 Feb 2014 to 8 Apr 2014.
ProviderRankWebsites (out of 10000)MarketshareMarketshare Change
CloudFlare16906.9%+56
AWS Route 5326706.7%+46
DynECT34764.76%-3
UltraDNS43603.6%+5
GoDaddy DNS53293.29%-12
Akamai63063.06%+7
DNSPod72942.94%0
DNS Made Easy82872.87%-8
Rackspace Cloud DNS91471.47%-4
Verisign DNS101281.28%-2
Softlayer DNS11750.75%+3
Enom DNS12690.69%+4
easyDNS13630.63%+1
Namecheap14450.45%-15
ClouDNS15310.31%-1
Savvis16310.31%0
Nettica17280.28%0
Internap18240.24%0
ZoneEdit19180.18%-1
DNS Park20130.13%0
CDNetworks DNS2190.09%+1
Zerigo DNS2280.08%-2
No-IP2380.08%+1
EuroDNS2480.08%0
Worldwide DNS2530.03%0
DTDNS2610.01%0

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Switchers - 8 Apr 2014

This table lists Alexa 10,000 websites that have switched DNS services since prior marketshare analysis on 17 Feb 2014.
HostnameRankNew DNS ProviderPrevious DNS Provider
statcounter.com186CloudFlareDNS Made Easy
meetup.com325CloudFlareDynECT
ign.com380AWS Route 53DynECT
ameba.jp393AWS Route 53Akamai
surveymonkey.com425CloudFlareDynECT
ig.com.br469AWS Route 53DynECT
elance.com470CloudFlareDNS Made Easy
shaadi.com561AkamaiRackspace Cloud DNS
slimspots.com1034CloudFlareNamecheap
crunchbase.com1122CloudFlareeasyDNS
livememe.com1154Softlayer DNSNamecheap
askmen.com1281AWS Route 53DynECT
twitpic.com1373AWS Route 53DynECT
gyazo.com1449AWS Route 53CloudFlare
imagetwist.com1469CloudFlareNamecheap
sfimg.com1560CloudFlareZerigo DNS
tripleclicks.com1733CloudFlareZerigo DNS
plaintube.com1854Enom DNSNamecheap
the-binary-options-guide.com1870CloudFlareNamecheap
the-binary-theorem.com1973CloudFlareNamecheap
libertagia.com2092CloudFlareAWS Route 53
wav.tv2134AWS Route 53DNS Made Easy
iherb.com2203DynECTUltraDNS
asg.to2257AWS Route 53DNS Made Easy
myfonts.com2287AWS Route 53DNS Made Easy
naturalnews.com2549GoDaddy DNSSoftlayer DNS
ero-video.net2672AWS Route 53DNS Made Easy
gofirstrow.eu2680AWS Route 53Namecheap
propellerads.com2752AWS Route 53GoDaddy DNS
cooltext.com2772Enom DNSNamecheap
merchantcircle.com2868UltraDNSInternap
wonderhowto.com3036DynECTCloudFlare
couchsurfing.org3081AWS Route 53ZoneEdit
sevenforums.com3188AWS Route 53GoDaddy DNS
linio.com.mx3354UltraDNSCloudFlare
madmimi.com3396CloudFlareAWS Route 53
quibids.com3573AWS Route 53DynECT
bestgfx.biz3783NamecheapCloudFlare
pixhost.org3786Enom DNSNamecheap
coinad.com4248CloudFlareNamecheap
surveygizmo.com4354CloudFlareDNS Made Easy
moheet.com4361GoDaddy DNSCloudFlare
torrentus.to4365CloudFlareClouDNS
iphoneogram.com4430CloudFlareEnom DNS
fotka.pl4531AWS Route 53CloudFlare
alwatanvoice.com4798CloudFlareAWS Route 53
biography.com4870DynECTUltraDNS
magnovideo.com4951Enom DNSNamecheap
liveadexchanger.com5124GoDaddy DNSCloudFlare
appbrain.com5449CloudFlareGoDaddy DNS

Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare - 8 Apr 2014

Historical Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare - 17 Feb 14 to 8 Apr 2014

Fortune 500 2013 DNS Marketshare - 8 Apr 2014

This table provides marketshare for managed DNS services amongst 2013 US Fortune 500 companies. Change metrics are derived from the difference in marketshare from 17 Feb 14 to 8 Apr 2014.
ProviderRankWebsites (out of 500)MarketshareMarketshare Change
UltraDNS1387.6%+1
Verisign DNS2336.6%0
Akamai3224.4%+2
DynECT4132.6%0
DNS Made Easy571.4%0
GoDaddy DNS661.2%-1
AWS Route 53740.8%+1
Internap840.8%+1
Savvis940.8%0
Enom DNS1020.4%0
Rackspace Cloud DNS1120.4%0
easyDNS1210.2%0
Softlayer DNS1310.2%
No-IP1410.2%0

Fortune 500 DNS Switchers - 8 Apr 2014

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