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Versign Profits

Versign has profited from the race of the Vatican getting a new pope. While many people were watching the white smoke coming from the church, others were waiting to log on to buy new domains with the new popes name. The word pope was used in 674 domain names purchased at Versign during the month where the old pope resigned and the new one was chosen. Versign reported that similar situations happened during hurricane sandy and the royal wedding. To read further click here.