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Tokelau on the rise

Latest within the country code top level domains news Tokelau’s ccTLD (.TK) has risen in the ranks to 7th largest ccTLD.  Tokelau is a group of islands that are in-between Hawaii and New Zealand. This group of islands has a free association to New Zealand. The domain is actually free and maybe that is why the domain has risen, however some reports have concluded that may be due to internet phishing. The ccTLD in 2011 had the highest phishing rates out of any ccTLD. To read further on this story click here.