Alexa and Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare - 1 Sep 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 - 1 Sep 2014

Historical Alexa 1,000 DNS Marketshare - 4 Jul 14 to 1 Sep 2014

Alexa Top 1,000 DNS Marketshare - 1 Sep 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 Jul 2014 to Sep 2014.
ProviderRankWebsites (out of 1000)MarketshareMarketshare Change
Dyn DNS113213.2%+7
Amazon Route 53212412.4%+17
UltraDNS3787.8%-2
Akamai DNS4777.7%+6
CloudFlare DNS5747.4%+2
DNS Made Easy6333.3%+3
GoDaddy DNS7323.2%+3
Versign DNS8303%+7
Rackspace Cloud DNS9181.8%+1
DNSPod10171.7%+4
Internap DNS1160.6%-1
Easy DNS1240.4%0
SoftLayer DNS1340.4%+2
EdgeCast DNS1420.2%-2
CDNetworks DNS1510.1%0
NSONE DNS1610.1%0

Alexa Top 1,000 DNS Switchers - 1 Sep 2014

This table lists Alexa 1,000 websites that have switched DNS services since the prior marketshare analysis in Jul 2014.
HostnameRankNew DNS ProviderPrevious DNS Provider
reddit.com50CloudFlare DNSAkamai DNS
odesk.com311CloudFlare DNSAmazon Route 53
eventbrite.com671Dyn DNSRackspace Cloud DNS
pixlr.com754Amazon Route 53Linode DNS
smh.com.au804Amazon Route 53Akamai DNS
ad4game.com950Akamai DNSDyn DNS
zulily.com957Akamai DNSDyn DNS

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Marketshare - 1 Sep 2014

Historical Alexa 10,000 DNS Marketshare - 4 Jul 14 to 1 Sep 2014

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Marketshare - 1 Sep 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 4 Jul 2014 to 1 Sep 2014.
ProviderRankWebsites (out of 10000)MarketshareMarketshare Change
CloudFlare DNS1107310.73%+74
Amazon Route 532106110.61%+106
Dyn DNS36906.9%+50
GoDaddy DNS45275.27%+59
UltraDNS54774.77%+12
Akamai DNS64214.21%+26
DNS Made Easy73593.59%+20
Rackspace Cloud DNS82032.03%+18
Versign DNS91941.94%+11
DNSPod101551.55%+17
Easy DNS11820.82%+5
SoftLayer DNS12800.8%+5
Linode DNS13430.43%+10
Internap DNS14290.29%+1
CDNetworks DNS15160.16%+4
EdgeCast DNS16100.1%-13
NSONE DNS1740.04%0
Google Cloud DNS1830.03%
Azure DNS1920.02%0
Rage4 Networks DNS2010.01%0

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Switchers - 1 Sep 2014

This table lists Alexa 10,000 websites that have switched DNS services since prior marketshare analysis on 4 Jul 2014.
HostnameRankNew DNS ProviderPrevious DNS Provider
reddit.com50CloudFlare DNSAkamai DNS
odesk.com311CloudFlare DNSAmazon Route 53
eventbrite.com671Dyn DNSRackspace Cloud DNS
pixlr.com754Amazon Route 53Linode DNS
smh.com.au804Amazon Route 53Akamai DNS
ad4game.com950Akamai DNSDyn DNS
zulily.com957Akamai DNSDyn DNS
wayfair.com1347CloudFlare DNSDyn DNS
tomoson.com1716Amazon Route 53GoDaddy DNS
theage.com.au2498Amazon Route 53Akamai DNS
theepochtimes.com3215Google Cloud DNSAmazon Route 53
1mpics.com3432CloudFlare DNSGoDaddy DNS
800notes.com3951CloudFlare DNSGoDaddy DNS
domain.com.au4108Amazon Route 53Akamai DNS
buzzsumo.com4120CloudFlare DNSAmazon Route 53
economicos.cl5131CloudFlare DNSRackspace Cloud DNS
www.erepublik.net5749CloudFlare DNSAmazon Route 53
erepublik.com5749CloudFlare DNSAmazon Route 53
sheinside.com5850Dyn DNSGoDaddy DNS
parimatchru.com5879CloudFlare DNSGoDaddy DNS
eventbrite.co.uk6094Dyn DNSRackspace Cloud DNS
marunadanmalayali.com6235CloudFlare DNSGoDaddy DNS
bcash.com.br6552Amazon Route 53UltraDNS
classiccars.com6601Dyn DNSGoDaddy DNS
kyofun.com6786DNSPodCloudFlare DNS
t24.com.tr6849CloudFlare DNSAmazon Route 53
thescore.com7352Amazon Route 53Dyn DNS
somuch.com7681CloudFlare DNSDNS Made Easy
gumroad.com7930CloudFlare DNSAmazon Route 53
andhrajyothy.com8251DNS Made EasyAmazon Route 53
thepioneerwoman.com8287CloudFlare DNSDyn DNS
sugarcrm.com8298Amazon Route 53Dyn DNS
www.myspicetrip.com8445Amazon Route 53GoDaddy DNS
alaan.tv8457Amazon Route 53Rackspace Cloud DNS
nerdwallet.com8459Amazon Route 53Rackspace Cloud DNS
ads.ad4game.com8527Akamai DNSDyn DNS
thebump.com8623Dyn DNSCloudFlare DNS
sporcle.com8738Amazon Route 53GoDaddy DNS
sharecare.to9514Amazon Route 53Versign DNS
mb-view.com9895GoDaddy DNSCloudFlare DNS

Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare - 1 Sep 2014

Historical Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare - 4 Jul 14 to 1 Sep 2014

Fortune 500 2013 DNS Marketshare - 1 Sep 2014

This table provides marketshare for managed DNS services amongst 2014 US Fortune 500 companies. Change metrics are derived from the difference in marketshare from 4 Jul 14 to 1 Sep 2014.
ProviderRankWebsites (out of 500)MarketshareMarketshare Change
Versign DNS15711.4%+10
UltraDNS25410.8%+3
Akamai DNS3346.8%+1
GoDaddy DNS4306%+9
Dyn DNS5224.4%+3
Amazon Route 536193.8%+5
Rackspace Cloud DNS7193.8%+4
DNS Made Easy8183.6%+2
CloudFlare DNS981.6%0
Internap DNS1061.2%0
Easy DNS1151%0
Linode DNS1220.4%+1
DNSPod1320.4%0
SoftLayer DNS1420.4%0
EdgeCast DNS1510.2%0

Fortune 500 DNS Switchers - 1 Sep 2014

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