Alexa and Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare - 23 Oct 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 - 23 Oct 2014

Historical Alexa 1,000 DNS Marketshare - 1 Sep to 23 Oct 2014

Alexa Top 1,000 DNS Marketshare - 23 Oct 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 Oct 2014.
ProviderRankWebsites (out of 1000)MarketshareMarketshare Change
Dyn DNS113013%-2
Amazon Route 53211511.5%-9
UltraDNS3787.8%0
Akamai DNS4777.7%0
CloudFlare DNS5777.7%+3
GoDaddy DNS6323.2%0
DNS Made Easy7313.1%-2
Versign DNS8303%0
Rackspace Cloud DNS9202%+2
DNSPod10141.4%-3
Internap DNS1160.6%0
Easy DNS1250.5%+1
SoftLayer DNS1350.5%+1
Linode DNS1410.1%
NSONE DNS1510.1%0
EdgeCast DNS1610.1%-1
CDNetworks DNS1710.1%0
Google Cloud DNS1810.1%

Alexa Top 1,000 DNS Switchers - 23 Oct 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
filehippo.com660Amazon Route 53GoDaddy DNS
jquery.com678CloudFlare DNSDNS Made Easy

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Marketshare - 23 Oct 2014

Historical Alexa 10,000 DNS Marketshare - 1 Sep to 23 Oct 2014

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Marketshare - 23 Oct 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 1 Sep 2014 to 23 Oct 2014.
ProviderRankWebsites (out of 10000)MarketshareMarketshare Change
CloudFlare DNS1111311.13%+27
Amazon Route 532106510.65%+1
Dyn DNS36916.91%+1
GoDaddy DNS45355.35%+8
UltraDNS54914.91%+13
Akamai DNS64304.3%+6
DNS Made Easy73663.66%+7
Rackspace Cloud DNS82132.13%+10
Versign DNS91971.97%+3
DNSPod101301.3%-27
Easy DNS11750.75%-8
SoftLayer DNS12740.74%-6
Linode DNS13390.39%-4
Internap DNS14290.29%0
CDNetworks DNS15100.1%-6
EdgeCast DNS1690.09%-2
Google Cloud DNS1750.05%+2
NSONE DNS1840.04%0
Azure DNS1920.02%0
Rage4 Networks DNS2010.01%0

Alexa Top 10,000 DNS Switchers - 23 Oct 2014

This table lists Alexa 10,000 websites that have switched DNS services since prior marketshare analysis on 1 Sep 2014.
HostnameRankNew DNS ProviderPrevious DNS Provider
diply.com219CloudFlare DNSGoDaddy DNS
filehippo.com660Amazon Route 53GoDaddy DNS
jquery.com678CloudFlare DNSDNS Made Easy
nbcsports.com841Akamai DNSUltraDNS
wayfair.com1239Dyn DNSCloudFlare DNS
r2games.com1391Amazon Route 53DNSPod
rotoworld.com1451Akamai DNSUltraDNS
zomato.com1842Amazon Route 53Dyn DNS
webpagetest.org2017Google Cloud DNSDNS Made Easy
pcadvisor.co.uk2073CloudFlare DNSRackspace Cloud DNS
uservoice.com2287CloudFlare DNSDyn DNS
seositecheckup.com2407CloudFlare DNSDNS Made Easy
tickets.r2games.com2481Amazon Route 53DNSPod
jqueryui.com2684CloudFlare DNSDNS Made Easy
argaam.com2773DNS Made EasyGoDaddy DNS
instructure.com2839Amazon Route 53Dyn DNS
omegle.com3137CloudFlare DNSAmazon Route 53
grammarly.net3958Amazon Route 53GoDaddy DNS
nmisr.com3963DNS Made EasyCloudFlare DNS
gardenweb.com4380Akamai DNSUltraDNS
myvidster.com4417CloudFlare DNSGoDaddy DNS
boerse.bz4831CloudFlare DNSDNS Made Easy
meteo.gr5160DNS Made EasyDyn DNS
apk4fun.com5376Linode DNSDNSPod
stuff.tv6001Amazon Route 53Versign DNS
smartinsights.com6448CloudFlare DNSGoDaddy DNS
jquerymobile.com6904CloudFlare DNSDNS Made Easy
1stwebdesigner.com6917Rackspace Cloud DNSCloudFlare DNS
oursogo.com7185CloudFlare DNSSoftLayer DNS
sepakbola.com8056CloudFlare DNSAmazon Route 53
talkarcades.com8545CloudFlare DNSAmazon Route 53
forexpeacearmy.com8577CloudFlare DNSGoDaddy DNS
bostonherald.com8882Amazon Route 53CloudFlare DNS
growthhackers.com9295DNS Made EasyRackspace Cloud DNS

Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare - 23 Oct 2014

Historical Fortune 500 DNS Marketshare - 1 Sep to 23 Oct 2014

Fortune 500 2013 DNS Marketshare - 23 Oct 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 1 Sep to 23 Oct 2014.
ProviderRankWebsites (out of 500)MarketshareMarketshare Change
Versign DNS16012%+3
UltraDNS25410.8%0
Akamai DNS3367.2%+2
GoDaddy DNS4336.6%+3
Dyn DNS5224.4%0
Amazon Route 536214.2%+2
Rackspace Cloud DNS7204%+1
DNS Made Easy8183.6%0
CloudFlare DNS981.6%0
Internap DNS1071.4%+1
Easy DNS1140.8%-1
Linode DNS1220.4%0
DNSPod1320.4%0
SoftLayer DNS1420.4%0

Fortune 500 DNS Switchers - 23 Oct 2014

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