According to research carried out by market research firm Nielsen Online, Names.co.uk was listed as the 8th fastest growing website during the past year.
Societys concerns about the economy are being reflected through the results, as the top ten positions were dominated by money saving websites.
Namesco have seen an increase in broadband usage during the summer months and have attributed this to recent economic challenges and the incremental summer weather. Holidaymakers are choosing UK breaks over foreign destinations as a way of saving money during this time of economic uncertainty. Consumers are searching for the best deals online and are spending more time indoors, which has increased Internet usage.
Nielsen Online commented the potential shake-up of domain name addresses and the huge increases in personalised web pages means consumers are more attuned to creating their own websites. Registration of .Me domain extensions hit 100,000 just two weeks after launch as more people are interested in having a personal connection to the web, using their websites to share personal blogs and photos.
With Namescos free LiteMail product, now free with all domain names, consumers web presence can be even more personal and cost effective. This combined with other website offers has attracted an increase in visitors to the Namesco site.