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.Best top level domain sold to entrepreneur who wants to make it a cryptocurrency play

Adding crypto to a new TLD? Why not. PeopleBrowsr has sold the top level domain name .best to The Best SAS, a Paris base…  Read more

The Headlines

DNJournal

Big Domain Sales Busting Out All Over - Top 5 on This Week's Chart Total Over $5 Million

This was a sensational week for domain sales. 5 of the year's 15 biggest sales have been revealed since Monday including…

Ice.com Changes Hands for $3.5 Million in 2018's Biggest Publicly Reported Domain Sale to Date

Two veteran domain brokers joined forces to close the year's biggest sale to date.

CentralNic Acquires KeyDrive - Essentially Doubling in Size Overnight

CentralNic, already an important player in domain registry management and the operation of retail registrars, has just g…

TheDomains

BTM.com in pending delete as investor forgets to renew

It looks like Elequa from Future Media Architects forgot about one of his valuable 3L.com domains. I saw a post on Namep…

Sedo weekly sales led by BTCexchange.com

Sedo released their weekly sales and BTCexchange.com led the way at $55,000. okdo.com was the second highest sale at 35,…

Is .co starting to hold back mediocre domain names?

Holding back and reserving what one would consider “premium” names is nothing new in domaining. Verisign has taken b…

DotSauce

Domain Inquiry Analysis: Researching Offers to Maximize Domain Sales

Combining domain parking with domain inquiries is the ultimate combination for domain names that are not developed. The…

How To Write Great Domain Sales Copy

You’ve registered and acquired domain names for years, and now you decided it’s time to achieve some sales. Perhaps…

Domaining Cheat Sheet – Domain Name Industry Terms from A to Z

When it comes to the domain name industry there is a big list of technical terms and jargon that have been constantly ev…

BetweenTheDots

Using December .Com and .Net Registration Trends to Discover Keyword-Rich Domain Names

Verisign publishes a monthly blog post series that identifies the top 10 trending keywords registered in .com and .net i…

Top 10 Trending Keywords in .Com & .Net Registrations in December

With more than 300 million domain names registered globally, there are numerous examples of trends reflected by domain n…

.Net: A Timeless Classic

Some things stand the test of time, like .net, one of the original domains on the internet. In fact, the first domain na…

DomainNameWire

.Best top level domain sold to entrepreneur who wants to make it a cryptocurrency play

Adding crypto to a new TLD? Why not. PeopleBrowsr has sold the top level domain name .best to The Best SAS, a Paris base…

ICANN Working Group: Registrants Must Retain the Right to Defend Their Domains in Court

In this post, the Internet Commerce Association provides an update on a plan to give IGOs special privileges related to…

Building a site on Squarespace

Hopefully you read my overview of sitebuilders including Wix, Weebly and Squarespace. In today’s post, I’m going to…

InternetNews

Nominet Announces Board Election Results

Nominet has announced the results of their recent board election. This year there were two seats open for non-executive…

Centralnic Acquiring Key Systems for $35.8 Million

Centralnic’s merger with KeyDrive SA, parent company to Key Systems, was officially announced this morning. The deal w…

New Zealand’s Domain Name Commission Sues DomainTools for Privacy Violation

The New Zealand Domain Name Commission is taking legal action in Seattle against DomainTools.   DomainTools, according…

Aftermarket Activity

Business News

The Stars of the Comic-Con 'Predator' Panel? Thomas Jane's Feet

The actor hardly ever wears shoes—a fact his co-stars were all too happy to discuss.

Uganda's Regressive Social Media Tax Stays, at Least For Now

The internet is an essential tool for democracy in the modern era. And that's why the government wanted to tax it in Uga…

Yelp partners with event management startup Gather to make planning your next party easier

Event management software company Gather today announced the introduction of its Gather Booking Network, and inaugural p…

How a #MeToo Facebook Group Became a Tool for Harassment

The closed group was taken over by abusive trolls, raising questions about Facebook's ability to monitor spaces designed…

Flippa News

Pendulum Insight Brokerage Interview

We’re joined here with Colton Moffitt, a former Flippa Account Manager who founded Pendulum Insight, an online busines…

Dealflow Brokerage Interview

I’m here with Jamie Toyne, CEO of Dealflow Brokerage, a premium end-to-end M&A Advisory firm which helps entrepreneurs…

5 Quick Ways To Boost Online Revenue Without Breaking A Sweat

This guest post was written by Victoria Greene, a freelance writer and founder of the blog site VictoriaEcommerce. You c…

Amazon FBA Traffic Guide for the Holidays

The post Amazon FBA Traffic Guide for the Holidays appeared first on Flippa Blog.

Case Study: Wedivite.com sold for $70,000

I’m joined today by Ben Novak, who sold wedivite.com for $70,000 last month. Ben is a self-taught web entrepreneur wit…

Sedo News

Why your Domain Name Matters

Read how Sedo can consult on your company’s most important investment – a quality domain name.

Meet Sedo at DomainX!

We are delighted to be a part of India’s DomainX again.

The new Austrian short domains are coming!

Austria is on the threshold of a new era in domains with new one and two character domains being unveiled.

Come see us at Dmexco and bid on .CLUB names from our booth!

For the third year in a row, we will be an exhibitor at dmexco - the largest digital marketing conference in Europe.

Video: The golden Domain Name

Mac Nagaswami, founder and CEO of Carvertise speaks at a TEDx event in Wilmington, Delaware about how he figured out to…

How to be successful in Domain Business

There are two essential questions you have to face when entering the World of Domains: How do you find the appropriate p…