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MIT’s Scratch Foundation gets Scratch.org in settlement

Owner of Scratch.org domain name transfers it to non-profit as part of settlement. Scratch Foundation has settled a cybe…  Read more

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DNJournal

ICA Names 9 Lonnie Borck Memorial Award Nominees - Winner to Be Announced at NamesCon 2020

The winner of the 2020 Lonnie Borck Memorial Award will honored for his or her contributions to the domain name communit…

ICA Taking Lonnie Borck Award Noms - .ORG Impact Awards to be Presented Next Week

Awards season is here. The ICA wants your nominations for the 4th annual Lonnie Borck Memorial Award and .ORG Impact Awa…

Carrot.com Sticks Six-Figure Landing to Take Top Spot on This Week's Sales Chart

The race for the the top spot on our latest weekly Top 20 Domain Sales Chart was a runaway thanks to a $565,000 sale tha…

TheDomains

Mike expressed these concerns about parking a decade ago

Whether You Park Your Domains Or Not, You Better Hope Parking Stays Around Michael expressed the following: It troubles…

Sedo weekly sales led by Sudoku.net

Sedo released their weekly sales and Sudoku.net led the way at 42,500 GBP, ($54,308). Ntwk.com was second at $49,999 and…

Uniregistry weekly sales led by Extasy.com

Uniregistry released their top 20 sales for the week and Extasy.com led the way at $18,000. MyTips.com was second at $17…

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

MIT’s Scratch Foundation gets Scratch.org in settlement

Owner of Scratch.org domain name transfers it to non-profit as part of settlement. Scratch Foundation has settled a cybe…

Direct visits driving demand for domains in China

Kassey Lee reviews data about how people in China visit websites. I often hear that domains are no longer relevant becau…

Oops. If you don’t renew your domain name, this could happen

A government watchdog let its domain name expire. Someone advocating for the other side registered it. An advocacy group…

InternetNews

Axel Pawlik Steps Down as MD of RIPE NCC

Axel Pawlik has been Managing Director of RIPE NCC for 20 years. Over that period of time the organisation and the inter…

A Fun Domain Choice

Choosing a domain name for your business is important. Some companies end up with pretty awful domain names and end up s…

DNS OARC Opens Call for Presentations

DNS OARC will be holding their 32nd workshop in February 2020 in San Francisco. They’ve issued a call for presentation…

Aftermarket Activity

Business News

Zuckerberg Doubles Down on Free Speech—the Facebook Way

The Facebook CEO didn't announce new initiatives in a highly promoted speech, but reaffirmed his view that the company m…

Apple's Good Intentions on Privacy Stop at China's Borders

As pro-democracy protests continue in Hong Kong, the tech giant’s troubling relationship with an authoritarian regime…

Atlassian acquires Code Barrel, makers of Automation for Jira

Atlassian today announced that it has acquired Code Barrel, the makers of Automation for Jira, a low-code tool for easil…

Zubale, founded in Mexico City by two HBS grads, just raised $4.4 million to put locals to work over their phones

A year ago, at a demo day south of San Francisco, we watched a number of recently formed startups pitch investors on the…

Flippa News

How to Hire the Best VAs: 5 Tips For Success

A VA should be one of the first hires you make as an entrepreneur, and is one of the most important. A motivated, skille…

Sold on Flippa TWICE. Blush&Bar finds a third home – $550,000

Back in 2017 John Chen acquired Blush & Bar. Back then it was a very small eCommerce site earning around $1000 a month.…

How to Use Social Media to Promote a New Business

Creating and promoting a business is a big endeavour. You have to create a winning product, employ the right employees,…

How To Value Organic Traffic in an Acquisition

Valuing organic traffic can be tricky, whether you are looking at your own sites or looking to acquire a new one. There…

Giving Sellers More Control & Convenience

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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…