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Amazon Using Amazon.Care for Employee Benefit

According to DomainIQ, Amazon owns nearly 40,000 domain names. This number could be much higher depending on the number…  Read more

domainshane

AUCTION RECAP OF JANUARY 18, 2021

A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on January 18, 2021. If there…

IKE’S LIST OF DOMAINS AT AUCTION FOR Tuesday, January 19th

Main List       NameJet          Flippa/Sedo    LLLL.com’s       LLL, CCC, 5L       Other LLLL…

AUCTION RECAP OF JANUARY 17, 2021

A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on January 17, 2021. If there…

impulsecorp

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…

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…

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

Climate.vc just broke the record for highest reported .VC domain sale

Well today is historic in many ways and on the domain-front we have a new record as Climate.vc takes the cake for the to…

It can be all too easy to focus on one expired domain marketplace

Like many if not all domain investors, I buy a fair share of my domain names through expired domain marketplaces. My go-…

Yes you can go from hand registration to five figure sale in less than 90 days

Lately I’ve been really enjoying what I think we can call “Domaining Twitter” – with people spending more time i…

DomainInvesting

Amazon Using Amazon.Care for Employee Benefit

According to DomainIQ, Amazon owns nearly 40,000 domain names. This number could be much higher depending on the number…

The Data Trade Off

There are a lot of great tools that can benefit domain investors. Some of these tools are made for domain investors and…

Sale History of Parler Domain Name

The Parler social platform has been in the news quite a bit lately because many of President Donald Trump’s biggest su…

BillHartzer

Andrew Muller on Testing Google Ads Using Facebook Ads

In this episode of the Digital Marketing with Bill Hartzer podcast, I spoke with Andrew Muller of Andrew Muller Creative…

Mike Rhodes from Web Savvy On Google Ads

On this episode of the Digital Marketing with Bill Hartzer podcast, I spoke with Mike Rhodes from Web Savvy about Google…

How to Opt Out of Google Analytics

There is a browser add-on that, once installed in your web browser, allows you to opt out of Google Analytics. That esse…

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

MontyPython.net expires closes at $43,500

British comedy troupe Monty Python are legends in the world of comic entertainment. It looks like someone let MontyPytho…

What is the best way to make GoDaddy auctions better?

Last week GoDaddy announced they would be changing how they handle closeouts on GoDaddy auctions. No surprise many are n…

Climate.vc highest reported .vc sale

The .vc country code got a lot more attention in 2020 than in previous years. I had a solid sale on IP.vc over at Epik.…

onlinedomain

Mike Mann sells 9 domains for $146,064 in December

Mike Mann reported 9 of his domain name sales in December for a total of $146,064. Reported prices started at $8,888 and…

Nearly a million new .nl domain names registered in 2020

Last year saw the registration of 995,000 new .nl domain names. That’s 20 per cent up on 2019, when 827,000 new .nls w…

ICANN launches audit of 183 registrars

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced the launch of an audit program aimed at review…

namepros blog

Top Topics: Using a Catch-All Email? Beware; Reaction to GoDaddy's Closeout Changes...

In this week's Top Topics, an investor requests advice on the best way to build a portfolio in 2021. Elsewhere, our feat…

How Did 2020 Compare To 2019 In Domain Name Sales?

This week I take a look at how average prices, numbers of domains sold, and sales dollar volumes in 2020 compared to the…

Top Topics: My Latest Ultra-Premium Acquisitions; More Advice for New Domain Investors...

In this week's Top Topics, AbdulBasit Makrani shares a list of valuable, ultra-premium domain names that he has acquired…

Whizzbangsblog

Industry Update - 21 Jan 2021

It’s not long to NamesCon Online and despite attending from 12am until 7am my local time I can’t wait for it. I’m…

Domain Update - 14th Jan 2021

This is the first industry update for 2021 and the changes that have occurred since the last one in mid-December 2020 h…

Conversations – Soeren, CEO NamesCon

It’s a new year and I could think of no better way to kick off 2021 then with a “Conversations” segment with the…

domaingang

#Domain sightings: Email only #Korean domain Seoulpet.co.kr

Domain sightings are encounters with domains in the real world, as opposed to on the internet. These random encounters o…

#Domain crime: Federal authorities have seized #Modernatx domain name

Federal authorities cutting down on crime facilitated through domain names, have seized the domain name Modernatx.shop.…

#Sedo : Domain sales report for January 18, 2021 — HolyGround.com at $60000

Sedo domain sales report: Top sale is that of HolyGround.com at $60,000 dollars! Welcome to the latest domain sales repo…

abdulbasit

Acquired ultra premium .CO domains including Business.CO

Hello everyone, Before I come to the actual post, I wanted to give heads up to everyone that recently I’ve started off…

UDRP on FreedomChurch.org – Another Victory!

Hello everyone! This was the 6th UDRP filed on one of our domains FreedomChurch.org at NAF and was represented by John B…

From $500 purchase to a $19,888 sale in 5 days!

Hello everyone, There have been several instances where the loyal readers of this blog have expressed dissatisfaction an…

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

175 Domain Discoveries for January 21st

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

$328k in Sales on January 20th – MontyPython.net sold for $43,500 – Daily Market Report

The top sale of the day was MontyPython.net which sold for $43,500 at GoDaddy. NameBio recorded 343 sales $100+ for a to…

206 Domain Discoveries for January 20th

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

Would-be new country wants to share another country’s ccTLD

What do you do if you’re the government of a country without a ccTLD, because the rest of the world does not recognize…

153 registrars fingered for ICANN security probe

Registrars will be asked to account for abusive domain names found on their services, under a new ICANN security audit.…

ICANN axes Cancun again. Apparently there’s a pandemic

ICANN has formally confirmed that its seventieth public meeting will be online-only, disappointing restaurateurs and sex…

dngeek

Brandable Insider #38 – Kevin Fink and His 2020 Sales

PODCAST: It’s my pleasure, this week, to bring Kevin Fink onto the podcast for some friendly chatter and a delightful…

Brandable Insider #37 – Ten Tips for Successful Domain Investing

PODCAST: The reality of domain investing is that even profitable domain investors fail 98% of the time on the way to sel…

Brandable Insider #36 – Josh Reason: Acquisition and Sales Strategies for Max Profit

PODCAST: Dynamic domainer, Josh Reason, sold a domain during this interview!!  He also discusses 18 more of his over 1…

acro

GoDaddy broke one great Uniregistry feature I liked

One of the many great features I liked at Uniregistry was its support system. The acquisition of Uniregistry by GoDaddy…

Sedo : Dealing with well-known domainers on neutral platforms

Today’s most established domain investors span about 25 years of trading domain names for profit, if we account for a…

GoDaddy is on the right path

It took a lot of effort for GoDaddy to provide a token report of sales, earlier today. Personally, I lost track of time;…

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…