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Why Extend Acquired Extend.com

I have pretty much every meaningful one word .com domain name listed in my Domain Monitor tool from DomainTools. When on…  Read more

domainshane

IKE’S LIST OF DOMAINS AT AUCTION FOR Saturday, September 21st

Yesterday, around noon, was the last day that the infamous Three Mile Island nuclear power plant produced electricity. T…

AUCTION RECAP OF SEPTEMBER 19, 2019

A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on September 19, 2019. If the…

Domain Shane’s Daily List of Domains at Auction for Friday, September 20th, 2019

Not all .com’s are valuable. Not all GTLD’s suck. Not all hyphenated domains are horrible. Not all opinions are cor…

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

Go Daddy’s NameFind just sold NH.com

Today on Twitter James Iles seems to have broken the news that Go Daddy’s NameFind looks to have sold a very premium 2…

Unstoppable domains is giving away $250,000 as they push for an easier way to share cryptocurrency addresses

Have you heard of Unstoppable Domains? If not, here’s a quick primer. The San Francisco-based startup operates the .ZI…

Share one two-word .COM you would sell for $250 – $500

Last week I wrote a post that analyzed the top ten domain sales from the previous day. I asked readers if they thought t…

DomainInvesting

Why Extend Acquired Extend.com

I have pretty much every meaningful one word .com domain name listed in my Domain Monitor tool from DomainTools. When on…

CSC to Host Domain Name Strategy Webinar

CSC is one of the largest domain name portfolio management companies, catering to some of the largest companies in the w…

Apple Arcade: Apple Chooses Apple.co/applearcade

The forthcoming launch of Apple Arcade was announced several months ago. Apple Arcade is a game subscription service lau…

BillHartzer

Sales Calls Selling Amazon Alexa Voice Search Listings

Local businesses are getting unsolicited sales calls from a company saying they’re from Amazon Alexa. The local busine…

Fake Conference Attendee Contact Lists Being Sold

Fake email conference attendee contact lists are being sold and the latest targeted conference appears to be Pubcon Las…

Google Says Goodbye to Old Google Search Console

Google is saying goodbye to the old Google Search Console. In a post on the official Google Webmaster blog and a tweet,…

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

A few confusing changes at DropCatch.com

There have been a few confusing changes at DropCatch.com concerning payment. Up until last month when you won an auction…

Trending domain name keywords: jumbo, diabetes, repair, Taylor Swift

The top 10 trending keywords registered in .COM and .NET domain names during the month of August 2019 were published by…

Meet the new expensive .ORG domains

It seems that .org is preparing us for a price increase that is most probably coming up in 2020. They are changing their…

namepros blog

Premium Domain Name July.com Changes Hands

The premium domain name July.com recently changed hands. While no price has yet been disclosed, I speculate that this is…

Ten of the Best Domain Hacks in Active Use

A domain hack uses content from both sides of the dot to form a word or phrase -- for example: s.top. While domain inves…

Top Topics: Mike Mann is 526 Away from 350,000; Your 5 Best Hand Reg Domains...

DomainMarket.com CEO Mike Mann revealed yesterday via Twitter that he is just 526 domains away from owning a portfolio o…

Whizzbangsblog

Saturday Musings - Part 2 - Dealing With Stress

This is the second part of the series on Dealing With Stress. The first can be view by clicking here. I woke up on day…

Part 1 - A History of RPM

In this series of articles, I plan on sharing my insights into RPM and how this metric has impacted all our lives in th…

Saturday Musings - Part 1 - Dealing With Stress

People often describe their hectic lives of racing around for other people, having too much to do in too short a time o…

domaingang

#KingdomCompassion .com : Two #British businesses joust over royal #domain name at the #WIPO

The registrant of KingdomCompassion.com registered the domain in 2015, about two years before the dot .ORG holders did.…

#welcome2018 .com at #DropCatch : LOLOLOLOL

The domain welcome2018.com has dropped and DropCatch caught it. One might think, who in their right mind would bid on th…

#Lavor .com : A 19 year old #domain lost via the #UDRP process

Lavor.com, a domain name registered in 2000, has been in the registrant’s possession for 19 years. Lavorwash S.p.A., a…

abdulbasit

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…

Moved to Malaysia on permanent basis. Anyone out there?

Hello and Assalamo Alaikum, It’s been really busy last few months but very exciting at the same time as well. Due to h…

Third Consecutive UDRP win but this time with RDNH finding!

Hello and Assalamo Alaikum, Not sure if this is the longest break I’ve taken in publishing posts but there were severa…

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

108 Domain Discoveries for September 21st

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

$198k in Sales on September 20th – GrandPrize.com sold for $7,877 – Daily Market Report

The top sale of the day was GrandPrize.com which sold for $7,877 at GoDaddy. NameBio recorded 333 sales $100+ for a tota…

179 Domain Discoveries for September 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

.bond domains could cost a grand each

Newish registry ShortDot has announced the release details for its recently acquired .bond gTLD, and they ain’t gonna…

PIR’s “new” .org domain is just temporary. Help it pick another new one!

Public Interest Registry unveiled a fancy new set of logos and a swanky new web site yesterday, but CEO Jon Nevett tells…

MMX switches porn TLDs from Afilias to Uniregistry

Minds + Machines is moving its four porn-themed gTLDs to a new back-end provider. MMX CEO Toby Hall confirmed to DI toda…

dngeek

Brandable domain name sales week 37: Zeda.com, WaveGuard.com, Viddy.com

September is usually a great month for domain name sales and this year is no exception to that rule. Last week we saw a…

81 Newly Funded Companies and their Domain Names: HotelEngine.com, Gambling.com, Stoke.world

Back in January 2015, shortly after starting this blog, I decided it would be a good idea to publish a weekly list of re…

Brandable domain name sales week 35 & 36: Lubio.com, Indico.com, BlueSteel.com

I want to give a quick shout out to our latest sponsor, the original brandable domain name marketplace: BrandBucket. The…

acro

Another ridiculous attempt to justify a lowball domain offer

During the past 20 years, I’ve seen a lot of attempts to justify making lowball offers for a domain name in my portfol…

Domain negotiations with the Arab world

Arabic speakers account for more than 4% of the world, and almost 320 million people. The Arab culture is a mosaic of lo…

Rub.com : Finally, a domain investor takes the right development approach

When you own a quality generic domain name, such as Rub.com, it’s important not to erase its potential. Generic domain…

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

What's in A Name? Ohio State, Obamas, LeBron James... All Entangled In Domain Disputes

Today: Israel Spies on Trump; Trademark Disputes, Social Media manipulation, Cambridge Analytica, Google No Follow links…

Bitcoin Miners Make $14 Billion .... and ... Very sad: Howard is only making $90mm/year when he should be making $228mm+

Today: iPhone hack, Weed, weed and the elderly, Bitcoin,  Google Anti-tust, New EV Battery Very sad story: Howard is on…

Why Cryptocurrencies Look Like a Bubble, and How Investors Can Brace for Lower Returns

Today: Biggest Nigerian scam, Microsoft at 25, Complex versus complicated, Amazon Prime 24 years ago this week, hashtag#…