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FastFood.com sells for $65,000

Registered in February of 1995, FastFood.com sold for $65,000 at Sedo. The domain name moved to Google domains from Netw…  Read more

domainshane

AUCTION RECAP OF AUGUST 2, 2021

A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on August 2, 2021. If there i…

IKE’S LIST OF DOMAINS AT AUCTION FOR Tuesday, August 3rd

I’ve been using sav.com for the last few months for hand reg’s and “hand” catching, mainly because their reg price is 6.…

AUCTION RECAP OF AUGUST 1, 2021

A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on August 1, 2021. If there i…

impulsecorp

Why I Bought Yachts.com

“Not all who wander are lost.” I have wandered the internet for the past 5 years, learning new things, trying various mo…

An Inside Look At Email Marketing

Here’s how a small project of mine a few months ago led to something really, really big… I have been selling domain name…

The Story of BuildFreeSites.com

It started with an idea I had to promote BoredHumans.com. Maybe I could build free websites for people in exchange for t…

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 post…

morganlinton

According to this tweet – .COM is dead

I was browsing on Twitter today when I saw this tweet: Of course I couldn’t help but respond and call out this tweet sin…

Flippa Friday – two online businesses that caught my eye on Flippa this week

Hello, happy Friday, and welcome to another Flippa Friday here on MorganLinton.com 👋 As usual I’ve gone through Flippa a…

A little tip I just shared with a friend about finding a domain for his startup

Living in San Francisco and running a startup means that I tend to hang out with a lot of other awesome startup people.…

DomainInvesting

Make Sure Your Uniregistry Payment Profile is Setup

In March, I published an article with an update email I received from Uniregistry regarding a change to the company’s pa…

Some Afternic Partners Mark Up or Mark Down Listing Prices

Afternic boasts “more than 100 partners” in its reseller network, and I have found it to be a great way to passively sel…

No Limit Creatives Upgrades to NLC.com

No Limit Creatives is a graphic and video design firm that was founded in 2018. The company uses the NLC acronym in its…

BillHartzer

Contractors Penalized for Not Displaying License Numbers on Google My Business Websites

According to reports that have been sent directly to me, contractors in California are being penalized by the State of C…

Someone Stole My Domain Name: Here’s What You Do

Someone stole the domain name Perl.com. They thought it was just a domain name snafu, but in fact it was stolen, transfe…

Podcast: Video SEO, Generating Key Moments in This Video, and Video Schema

In the latest episode of the Digital Marketing with Bill Hartzer, I talked about some basics of video SEO, but also disc…

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 admission, a d…

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. (Illustratio…

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 fund…

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 we…

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 t…

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’s…

hybriddomainer

FastFood.com sells for $65,000

Registered in February of 1995, FastFood.com sold for $65,000 at Sedo. The domain name moved to Google domains from Netw…

July reported new gtld domain name sales come in at $197K

New Gtld sales for July Looking back at July there were 145 reported new gtld sales at Namebio. Drop.xyz was the top sal…

July Keyword domain sales – Capital, Cloud and Homes have a good month

July Keyword Trends July showed the number of sales per keyword down vs June. Those that bucked the trend were Media wit…

onlinedomain

CentralNic expects to report revenue of c.USD 174 million in Q2 2021

CentralNic Group plc (AIM: CNIC) announced that following its significant investment programme, the Group recorded c.USD…

GoDaddy’s top 20 domain name sales from February 2021 (ava, livewire)

GoDaddy released today its February 2021 domain name sales report. The list is inclusive of all channels (GoDaddy, After…

GoDaddy now officially owns .club

.Club announced today that they are officially owned by GoDaddy: “We are very pleased to say .CLUB is now officially par…

namepros blog

Top Topics: Are All Single Word Domains Valuable?; IS.com Changed Hands for $1.95 Million...

In this week's Top Topics, we look at single word .COM domain names to discuss their value. Are all single word .COM dom…

Matching Social Media Accounts: Added Value?

By owning your own domain name, you have independence from social media giants. Nevertheless, some potential purchasers…

Top Topics: Property.com Under $36 Million Contract; The Secret Behind My Afternic Pricing...

In this week's Top Topics, we look at Rick Schwartz's latest blockbuster domain deal and we feature a couple of separate…

Whizzbangsblog

Conversations with Joel Disini

In this “Conversations” segment I had the privilege of speaking with Joel Disini who amongst many things he is a genuin…

The Holistic Entrepreneur on Startup.Club

I’m really excited to announce that I have been asked to host a regular weekly event in ClubHouse as a part of StartUp.…

I want to hear from you.

I’ve been blogging/vlogging for over a decade on everything from domains through to my own personal life journey. Shari…

domaingang

Perl.com : A 1994 #domain has been stolen by busy Chinese thief

Aged and active domain name Perl.com has been reported as stolen, after the thief listed it for sale on Afternic. Regist…

MadCreative.com #domain auctioned off after owner passed away

MadCreative.com is a great domain and brand that expired and dropped. It was auctioned off on DropCatch, where it sold f…

Video: DAN.com founder discusses the #domain platform at #NamesCon Online

NamesCon Online 2021 began today, with great participation from the domain industry, delivering enthusiastic panels. In…

abdulbasit

My first and last experience with Dan.com as seller

Hi everyone! I’ve had some 3K domains listed with Dan a long time back but never bothered to add the remaining one’s bec…

My take on Afternic NS5/NS6 lander

Hi everyone, I’ve been asked by several fellow friends about the new Afternic NS5/NS6 BIN lander. I thought to share it…

Secret behind my Afternic pricing

Hello everyone, Today I wanted to share the secret or the reasoning behind my pricing especially at Afternic. Although I…

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 demand…

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:   I…

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 ope…

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 knowing t…

namebio blog

162 Domain Discoveries for August 3rd

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

$294k in Sales on August 2nd – DreamWave.com sold for $10,085 – Daily Market Report

The top sale of the day was DreamWave.com which sold for $10,085 at DropCatch. NameBio recorded 443 sales $100+ for a to…

195 Domain Discoveries for August 2nd

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 are…

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 didn…

DomainIncite

Facebook’s war on privacy claims first registrar scalp

China’s oldest accredited registrar says it will shut up shop permanently next week after being sued into the ground by…

GoDaddy welcomes four porn TLDs

GoDaddy may not have the raunchy public image it once promoted, but it’s now the official registry for tens of thousands…

New gTLD buzz is back again as ICA hosts “second round” webinar

It’s beginning to feel a little like 2011 again. The Internet Commerce Association today said it will host a Zoom webina…

dngeek

Brandable Insider #65 -The Secret to Catching Tech Trends

Many domain investors try to catch the first wave by madly hand registering domains like VRkitchen and 3Dfork and GanjaJ…

Brandable Insider #64 – Domain Hacks for Killer Profits

Today’s episode identifies and outlines fives techniques for hacking keywords to create marketable, profitable,  brandab…

Brandable Insider #63 – The Domaining Secrets and Sales of Barman

A long look at the strategies and inner workings of up and coming domain investor, Barman. In less than three years he b…

acro

HL2.com: LLN and LNN domain availability lists

Two decades ago I was busy hand-registering domains from droplists provided by DomainsBot, an excellent daily email serv…

Domain inquiries: “I have cheaper alternatives”

Would you walk into a car dealership with a cocky attitude? Probably not. In most cases, when someone wants to buy a car…

Three domain sales : Uni Market, GoDaddy, and Escrow.com

It’s been a fun May as far as domain sales go; today I’ll be comparing three popular domain aftermarket platforms, based…

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 Sheinel…