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Here’s three things you should do once you’re making more than a few thousand dollars buying and selling domains

I was talking to a new Domain Investor last week who was trying to figure out how to get the business-side of his domain…  Read more

domainshane

AUCTION RECAP OF DECEMBER 7, 2019

A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on December 7, 2019. If there…

Domain Shane’s Daily List of Domains at Auction for Sunday December 8th, 2019

Not that we needed any more proof that one world premium domain names are becoming rare and expensive assets, we see tha…

AUCTION RECAP OF DECEMBER 6, 2019

A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on December 6, 2019. If there…

impulsecorp

Why I Bought A .ai Domain Name

As a domain investor, I have never been a big fan of new domain extensions (domains that are not .com, .net, or .org). T…

My Cloud Gaming Site – 247Gamers.com

I am happiest when I am working on new projects, especially ones that have the potential to make millions of dollars. Th…

Sharing

Ever try a neti pot? They are supposed to be great for preventing sinus infections. My mother gave me one many years ago…

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

Here’s three things you should do once you’re making more than a few thousand dollars buying and selling domains

I was talking to a new Domain Investor last week who was trying to figure out how to get the business-side of his domain…

Konami is announcing two new additions to the Silent Hill franchise, will they make a move to get the .COM back?

For fellow video game fans there’s a good chance you remember the Silent Hill franchise. If you don’t know Silent Hi…

Domain Investing News Roundup for the week of Dec 2nd 2019

Hello, happy Friday, and welcome to my weekly Domain Investing news roundup. Every week I hand pick a selection of news…

DomainInvesting

Clear.com Acquired by Media Options

One of the best domain investor acquisitions in the recent past that I can recall was just announced by Andrew Rosener v…

ICA to Host Dinner During NamesCon Global

The Internet Commerce Association (ICA) is inviting its members and conference attendees to the annual ICA dinner during…

Panelist Found RDNH Despite No Response from Registrant

While looking through my WIPO Domain Name Decisions email this morning, I saw something I do not recall seeing in a UDRP…

BillHartzer

Results of Removing My Google My Business Listing

Every month, there are over 5 billion searches on Google for restaurants. 3 billion searches for hotels. 1 billion searc…

Google AdSense Sunsetting iOS and Android Apps

Google AdSense is getting rid of their iOS and Android apps in favor more a more favorable mobile experience. According…

Network Solutions Suffers Data Breach in 2019

Network Solutions, a Web.com company, along with Register.com, has suffered a data breach (they got hacked) in late Augu…

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

onlinedomain

NamesCon domain auction moves to GoDaddy and Proxibid

At last some change in the NamesCon Global domain auction as the action moves from Namejet to GoDaddy. The new platform…

Let’s sue ICANN

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) doesn’t care about the thousands of comments, tweets,…

GoDaddy: Releasing outbound domain transfers is not working

We all know that GoDaddy has a failing system with hundreds of bugs lurking around but these random problems are really…

namepros blog

Top Topics: The River.com Sale; Did I Sell Too Cheap?...

In this week's Top Topics, the sale of River.com is announced. Yesterday on Twitter, I posted some information about ano…

A Look at Domain Name Twins

Memorable domain names have great value. Among the domain names that are most easily remembered are situations where the…

Top Topics: NameFind Sells VT.com; Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals...

It looks like GoDaddy's NameFind portfolio has sold the two-letter domain name VT.com. According to DomainIQ, the deal t…

Whizzbangsblog

Saturday Musings - Building a Strong Relationship

I was at a Christmas party the other night and was having a chat with a person when the conversation moved from the wea…

A Pragmatic View on the .org Sale

I’ve been reading with interest about the sale of the .org registry by the Public Interest Registry (PIR) to Ethos Ca…

Saturday Musings - Taking Responsibility

Taking responsibility for your own life rather than blame everyone else for your circumstances is quite a novel concept…

domaingang

Desktop.com sold via #Sedo – New #domain service to begin in 2020

Sedo has brokered the sale of the aged, premium domain Desktop.com. A former property of Idealab, a startup studio based…

Keep America Great : Donald #Trump’s 2020 motto #domain gone!

President Donald Trump’s motto for the 2020 campaign is “Keep America Great.” The slogan is official through the u…

#DriveBigger .com : #Volkswagen trademark squattered on Dan.com

Volkswagen launched a “Drive Bigger” campaign and applied for the trademark DRIVE BIGGER early in 2019. Three days a…

abdulbasit

Few of my recent past domain sales

Hi everyone, It’s been a great time spending here in Malaysia. So far so good. It’s not easy to relocate in any part…

What websites/tools I use on regular basis for domain investing

Hello and Assalamo Alaikum, Many domain investors have asked me on several occasions that what tools and websites I make…

Five Figure Domain Sales right after relocating to Malaysia!

Hello and Assalamo Alaikum, It’s been just couple of weeks coming to Malaysia and right after relocating, I sold coupl…

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

149 Domain Discoveries for December 8th

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

$181k in Sales on December 7th – FashionIndie.com sold for $13,500 – Daily Market Report

GoDaddy had the top sale of the day for four days in a row, this time it was FashionIndie.com which sold for $13,500. Na…

173 Domain Discoveries for December 7th

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

AlpNames died months ago. Why is it still the “most-abused” registrar?

Despite going out of business, being terminated by ICANN, and losing all its domains several months ago, defunct AlpName…

Ethos promises to keep .org for many many many many years

Ethos Capital doesn’t plan to flip .org manager Public Interest Registry any time soon, according to its CEO. Erik Bro…

Amid .org controversy, Cerf predicts the death of all domains

As the debate about the sale by the Internet Society of .org registry PIR to a private equity company passionately conti…

dngeek

Brandable domain name sales week 47 & 48: GreenRoads.com, CryptoCart.com, SlotCity.com

I have a double dose of sales data for you guys as we gathered all reported brandable domain names sales from the last c…

Brandable domain name sales week 46: GymMaster.com, Eyek.com, BitcoinCapital.com

Domain name investor AbdulBasit is leading the chart this week with the $15,000 sale of GymMaster.com. He shared the fol…

Brandable domain name sales week 44 & 45: Saxx.com, Orius.com, Thinkster.com

We have a double dose of sales data for you as we list all reported brandable domain names sales from the last couple of…

acro

The PIR ORGy should not drive domain investors away from this premium TLD

The sale of PIR to a newly formed entity that’s not covered by the non-profit umbrella might have been widely accepted…

Sedo pays really, really fast for domain auctions

As a domain investor, when I sell a domain name through a third party platform, I’m eager to get paid for the digital…

Relentlessness : A chief characteristic of the Uniregistry brokers

Closing on a five figure domain deal via Uniregistry’s domain marketplace isn’t new to me; I’ve been using the pla…

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

Cannabis Leader, Green Roads, Acquires GreenRoads (.com) Prior to IPO

May 2018  A Frager Factor Opportunity Alert Cashing in On The BIGGEST Need For Names EVER: Cannabis November 2019 Calif…

How Google Sabotaged Hotels (.com) and Other Exact Match Domain Names

Today: Is Hyundai's Solar Charging Roof Better Than A Coal-Fired Tesla? Plus, Amazon Go, Cashierless Supermarkets, Dem…

Documentary Showcases Future Internet Moguls Growing Big Ideas On .CO Domain

Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW), the world’s largest celebration of entrepreneurship, kicks off today – and so t…