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Copycat #domain : Efashionova.com was sent to the #WIPO runway

The operators of the domain Efashionova.com attempted to pass off as world-famous fashion outlet, FashionNova. The ensui…  Read more

domainshane

AUCTION RECAP OF AUGUST 11, 2020

A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on August 11, 2020. If there…

AUCTION RECAP OF AUGUST 10, 2020

Looks like I forgot to hit publish on this after putting it together yesterday. Sorry about that. Today’s to follow……

Domain Shane’s Daily List of Domains at Auction for Wednesday August 12th, 2020

Recorded a new Domain Sherpa yesterday and it was a great panel of Sean Markey and Alvin Brown. Two guys that make a liv…

impulsecorp

Domains and The “Great Repression”

I know I am stating the obvious here, but the COVID-19 crisis will forever change consumer behavior, shifting billions o…

How To Promote Your Site

As I wrote in my last blog posting, what used to work to get visitors to websites no longer does. Any SEO (search engine…

Change Is Hard

I haven’t made a blog posting in over 2 years because I haven’t really had anything interesting to write about. Or a…

BruceMarler

Condo.Vegas Soft Launches

Two months ago we acquired Condo.Vegas, along with its plural, Condos.Vegas, we did this as a continued addition to our…

A Reboot for my Blog

For quite sometime I have had it in my mind to do a “reboot” of my blog at BruceMarler.com. I did my first initial p…

morganlinton

Will Wise.io sell for more than $10,000 on Park.io?

I remember the good old days when buying .IO domains on Park.io meant shelling out $99 and competing in auctions against…

Google’s new update is freaking out SEOs, what will it mean for your site?

Well look what happens when I unplug for four days in the wilderness, I come back and Google seems to have changed the I…

Stock Market Saturday #1: My first stock pick (26ish years ago)

Last week I asked my readers if they would be interested in a weekly post about the stock market. I’ve been investing…

DomainInvesting

Tucows Job: Sr. Product Marketing Manager – Domains

I saw a job opportunity posted on LinkedIn that might be of interest to a domain industry professional. Tucows is lookin…

Created in 2017, BidenHarris.com for Sale for $99,999

Former Vice President and current Democratic candidate for US President Joe Biden has selected US Senator Kamala Harris…

NamesCon Auction Now Live on GoDaddy Auctions

NamesCon is going to look much, much different this year. Not only is the event being held exclusively online, but it is…

BillHartzer

What is Bill Hartzer Disease?

What exactly is Bill Hartzer disease, and how do you get it? Is it a real disease? That’s a good question, I’ve been…

Web Host Agents Sending Fake Invoices for Website Hosting

A company called Web Host Agents continues to send businesses an invoice for web hosting services. The problem is that t…

Duane Forrester On Search Intent and Internal Site Search

On the latest episode of the Digital Marketing with Bill Hartzer podcast, I spoke with Duane Forrester of Yext about sea…

uniteddomains

Take a chance on .ME (This Month Only)

It’s just the way things are now: if you’re being considered for a new opportunity — a new job, a college admi…

Save on .MX Domains All September Long!

The official domain extension of Mexico is getting a gigante discount this month at UD. Now until the end of the month,…

6 Simple Tips To Pick a Domain That Sells You To Customers

By Alisha Shibli, RadixBreathe. Making a strong first impression with your domain is easier than you think. (Illustrati…

DirectNavigation

Shaving My Head for Charity

Whatever hair I haven’t pulled out of my head from dealing with the domain business will be shaved off in a charity fu…

Another 2 letter .Com Just Sold

People ask if I still buy names. The answer is always that it depends on the domain and the price. With that said I foun…

Use SiteChat.com – A Great Tool for Domain Auctions

I’m at a computer most of my day. Like most of us, I use the internet to shop, bid on auctions and other things that w…

domainsherpa

Partnership between .xyz Domains and Ethereum announced for secure coin management and trading

At Ethereum’s DevCon3 last week, the popular blockchain cryptocurrency announced a partnership with XYZ to allow users…

Radix Claims 77% Renewal Rates After Two Years

New gTLD registry Radix says that three of its larger TLDs have seen a 77% renewal rate two years after launch. The comp…

Amazon and Google to Fight Over .kids at Auction

Amazon, Google and a third applicant are scheduled to fight for control of the new gTLDs .kid or .kids at auction. It’…

hybriddomainer

Knot.io $9,950 to $1,999 in reauction – Frint.com dips

Then and Now Domain Name Sales Looking at Tuesday’s action it seems Knot.io got reauctioned at Park.io. According to N…

Recent celebrity domain name sales including PriyankaChopra.com

I have written many times about celebrities and domain names. It always is a combination of UDRP’s, cease and desist o…

$75,000 buyer of Fibr.com revealed

Five days ago I wrote about Fibr.com selling for $75,000. The domain was sold by Leo Angelo’s Domaincracy.com. Accordi…

onlinedomain

Mike Mann’s 1st livestream! (video)

Mike Mann had his first livestream on YouTube. Livestream format: 1. Opening good words, plus news and current events 2.…

Coming soon: Efty.com marketplace and DAN.COM integration

Here is what is coming to Efty in the next few weeks: Efty.com marketplace  Ever since the first Efty beta version sell…

The NamesCon domain name auction is now live

The NamesCon domain name auction is now live at GoDaddy Auctions. You can use the drop down on the popular searches to n…

namepros blog

Top Topics: Trading.tv Sold for $15,000; My Afternic Experiment Results for July...

Slightly late, this is Top Topics from last week, covering stories from the week commencing Monday August 3rd, 2020. The…

Major NET Sales: Price, Type, Length, Venue and Current Use

While .com certainly dominates the domain name aftermarket, significant .net sales continue to take place. For this arti…

Domainer Interview: Jason Sheppard, the Kingpin

In the first half of 2020 I noticed significant sales being regularly announced by Jason Sheppard. Then, a couple of wee…

Whizzbangsblog

Conversations - Page Howe

I had the privilege of spending some more time with Page Howe and is the second “Conversations” video with him in o…

Conversations - Howard and Barbara Neu

In this “Conversations” video I reminisce with Howard and Barbara Neu about the early days of the domain industry,…

Domain Industry Update - Week 21

This week I do another dive into the data to pull out some great insights that will help you and your business. All of…

domaingang

Copycat #domain : Efashionova.com was sent to the #WIPO runway

The operators of the domain Efashionova.com attempted to pass off as world-famous fashion outlet, FashionNova. The ensui…

The Rosener Equation : Great job, Drew.com!

It’s not every day that a top notch domain investor shares their life motto on their personal web site. Drew Rosener,…

#Sedo #domain sales for the week of August 10, 2020 topped by BuyWeed.com at $50000 dollars

Sedo weekly: Top sale is that of BuyWeed.com at $50,000 dollars! Welcome to the latest edition of reporting on the Sedo…

abdulbasit

Afternic experiment of July 2020

Hello everyone, It’s been a great year in terms of getting lot of surprises. Some in a good way and some not so good…

Suggestions for Afternic

Hello everyone, I was actually suppose to publish a different post but had to make this one last time. The reason is I a…

Why you should renew domains in advance

Hello everyone, Today I wanted to share my point of view on why you should renew your domains in advance and the benefit…

domainanimal

DomainAnimal Removed from Domaining.com

FYI – DomainAnimal.com has been removed from the Domaining.com feed due to being sold. The owner of Domaining.com dema…

Manage Your Own Domain Leads with HelpScout and WordPress

I would like to share one of the main things I’ve been working on lately in case anyone here could possibly benefit: …

4 Options for Free Killer Domain Logos

Whether selling a domain or launching a website, a nice logo can give a boost. If on a steak and taters budget with time…

dnsr

If You Want LOLS On Valentines Day – Send A Bag Of Dicks

If you want to give someone laughs on Valentines Day, look no further than BagOfDicks.com, the best way to send a prank…

Experian Registered ExperianDataBreach.com in 2009 – Conspiracy Theorists Rejoice

Written by Brad Hayes 10/2/15 It seems that even companies that offer data breach resolution services, can find themselv…

.XYZ Suspends 24 Domains Of Website Cloaking Fraudsters

The .XYZ Registry Steps In And Quickly Suspends 23 Additional .XYZ Domains That Were Being Used To Cloak Popular Website…

tld

2019 New Year Domain Sale

The domains below are for sale at buy-it-now pricing for 1 week.  Below them we have different categories of domains op…

Is Prevalent Shill Bidding Going on at Namejet?

If you bid on Namejet you should check out this Namepros thread that started yesterday: https://www.namepros.com/threads…

California Legalizes Recreational Marijuana, What Will Be the Impact on Related Domains

I have a few hundred marijuana domains, most of them are geographic in nature.  I’ve held them for a few years knowin…

namebio blog

192 Domain Discoveries for August 12th

Every day we scan more than one hundred thousand domains across all the major marketplaces and pending delete lists to f…

$236k in Sales on August 11th – SDP.de sold for $5,860 – Daily Market Report

The top sale of the day was SDP.de which sold for $5,860 at Sedo. NameBio recorded 364 sales $100+ for a total of $217,4…

175 Domain Discoveries for August 11th

Every day we scan more than one hundred thousand domains across all the major marketplaces and pending delete lists to f…

Sweetmantra

The Seven Deadly Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a Domain Name from Someone Else

For over two decades I’ve had the privilege of helping hundreds of business professionals acquire domain names that ar…

Why I Paid $1,500 to Rescue Oliver Stone's Domain Name

I make my living as a domain name buyer broker helping entrepreneurs acquire their dream domain names, but in my spare t…

New gTLDs – Aren’t We Forgetting Something? (My DOMAINfest Asia 2016 keynote)

Last month I gave a devil’s advocate keynote talk about the new TLDs at DOMAINfest Asia in Hong Kong. Since my talk di…

DomainIncite

The two biggest registrars knock it out of the park in Q2

GoDaddy and Tucows, the industry’s two largest registrars, both last week posted very strong second-quarter results du…

Domain industry had best April ever under lockdown

The domain industry had its best April ever in terms of new domains sold in gTLDs, according to my tally, despite much o…

.bible-thumping anti-porn registrar goes titsup

An American registrar that prided itself on promoting .bible domain names and refusing to sell to pornographers has gone…

dngeek

Brandable Insider Domain Review #15 – Thirteen End User Sales

PODCAST: By popular demand this week’s review is 100% end user sales from Sedo, BuyDomains, Squadhelp and BrandBucket.…

Brandable Insider Domain Review #14

PODCAST: There are three parts to this week’s domain review.  GoDaddy expired domain auctions, end-user sales by BuyD…

Brandable Insider Domain Review #13 – Targeted Flipping

PODCAST – In this 10 minute episode I analyze the ups and downs of the “targeted flipping” approach for domain sal…

acro

Stolen domain names : The ethics of brokering stolen assets

Domain names have been stolen since the early days of the commercial Internet. The most known case involves the hijackin…

Uniregistry “affiliate plus” payouts update

As shared by Uniregistry, all affiliate earnings balances are to be paid by the end of this month, as the Affiliate Plus…

Recycling Mike Mann’s domains: Thanks Konstantinos!

Querying Mike Mann’s domain droplist was a herculean task, but Konstantinos of Online Domain delivered! Fifty thousand…

donnasblog

Listicles

Listicles According to many sources, listicles are here to stay. Wikipedia says that a listicle is a form of blogging an…

BootStrapping Your Startup

BootStrapping Your Startup Some of us who wish to start a business are not fortunate enough to have a successful track r…

Like Farming – Like This Post if You Want to Get Scammed

Like This Post if You Want to Get Scammed Like farming on Facebook is a real threat that many users are not even aware o…

davidgreen

Why do Heart Health Searches Peak in February?

heart health appears to peak most every year by the month of February

About Domain Sale Inquiries, Especially from China

There appears to be a significant (at least short-term) shift in the market regarding domain sales inquiries, at least b…

Dot-Club No Longer a Non-Discounted new TLD

There has been lots of domain blog posts about how dot-club is one of the top new TLDs without needing to heavily discou…

fragerfactor

Call-To-Action Domains Deliver Premium Value In Post-COVID Economy

COVID has created many hardships, but also new opportunities. Consumers now favor the work-at-home, come to me, contactl…

ShopRite Launches Essential Thanks (.com)

Joe Colalillo, CEO of Wakefern Food Corporation, which owns and operates over 300 ShopRite stores, tells TODAY’s Shein…