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Aborted.com: Domain “in development” since 2008!

Time flies by when you’re planning your next domain development and Aborted.com is no exception. According to its lander…  Read more

domainshane

Shane’s Daily List of Domains at Auction for Tuesday, October 20th , 2021

We broke our streak yesterday of 5 years without missing a post. It was bound to happen. I can’t do it 7 days a week and…

AUCTION RECAP OF OCTOBER 18, 2021

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

AUCTION RECAP OF OCTOBER 17, 2021

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

impulsecorp

Yachts.com – Sold

A year ago I bought the domain Yachts.com for $350,000 even though I know nothing about boats and had no specific plan f…

VocalCloning.com – Free Business Idea

Here’s a good business idea I came up with but decided not to do. Maybe somebody else would be interested though, so I a…

Metaverses, NFTs, and AI

I spent most of the past 5 years working on AI projects, but they were mainly for me to learn from, not to make money. D…

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

From AD.com to Games.com - some of the best domain names I’ve ever seen are hitting the market

When it comes to great one-word .COMs, there’s a common feeling – all the good ones are taken, and have been taken for a…

Trading domain names for NFTs probably won't work for most people

This is a topic that I've seen come up quite a bit lately and I've now seen enough people try that I thought it would be…

A quick primer on how to secure your NFTs using a Hardware wallet

So you've started buying NFTs, and maybe you've spent more money on these NFTs than just about anything else you've boug…

DomainInvesting

Montblanc Shouldn’t Have Let This Name Expire

I went to sign a purchase agreement using a Montblanc pen I received as a gift. Midway through signing my first set of i…

Behind the $35k Purchase of Testimonial.io

According to its founder, Testimonial, is “a platform that helps businesses collect, manage and distribute testimonials…

Turning Down a Big Opening Offer

A few weeks ago, I received a $500k opening offer for one of my one word .com domain names via Dan.com. This was a stron…

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…

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

Dynadot May 2022 Aftermarket Sales Report

Dynadot released their May 2022 domain name sales. The sales data comes in a number of categories. Expired auctions, Las…

Don’t ask for $30K and also tell me you are going to let the name expire

I get a lot of lists sent to me from people looking to sell domain names. Some of these lists will note that the sender…

Philippe Fouquart talks new gtlds with InternetX

Simone Catania from InternetX (an advertiser here) published a lengthy interview with with Philippe Fouquart from GNSO (…

onlinedomain

Dynadot’s aftermarket domain sales from April 2022

Dynadot published its aftermarket domain name sales report. The report includes domain name sales from Expired Auctions,…

Was Dynadot hacked?

Yesterday, June 15th, Dynadot had some downtime on its website. They also asked all customers to reset their passwords.…

Domain name trend report: May 2022

This is a another report provided by Donuts to get keyword and domain ideas for your future .com and other gTLD/ccTLD/Ne…

namepros blog

Top Topics: Why I Spent $35,000 on Testimonial.io; Would You Use a Domain Swap Service?...

In this week's Top Topics, the subject of a domain swap service is considered, and we look at iOS 16's new Mail feature.…

Private Domain Name Acquisitions -- An Interview With Investor Bogdan Vovchuk

There are many ways to acquire domain names: expiring or other auctions, purchases from investors, closeouts, expired na…

Top Topics: Yachts.com Sells for $600,000; Domaining vs Investing...

In this week's Top Topics, we receive news that the Yachts.com domain name has sold for a mid-six-figure fee. Elsewhere,…

Whizzbangsblog

Entrepreneurial Burn-out

What do you do when you just don’t feel like facing all the issues anymore? The employee complaining, the bank harassin…

Is it really worth it?

Are all the late nights, early mornings and endlessly working on your weekends really all worth it in the end? Wouldn’t…

How to say "No" - to loved ones

In this Complete Entrepreneur episode we begin to unpack how to say No to loved ones. This is often quite difficult for…

domaingang

Aborted.com: Domain “in development” since 2008!

Time flies by when you’re planning your next domain development and Aborted.com is no exception. According to its lander…

BAFO.com: Best and final offer auction closed at five figures

The DropCatch auction for the domain name BAFO.com closed earlier today. The BAFO acronym stands for “best and final off…

WDF.com: Premium three letter domain goes back to Telepathy

Telepathy, Inc., has regained control of the premium, aged, three letter .com domain, WDF.com. This 1998 LLL .com was in…

abdulbasit

From $4,000 offer to a $50,000 sale

Hello everyone! It was in July 2020 when I received an offer of $4,000 on BridgeMoney.com (acquired the domain in partne…

My highest .CO domain sale

Hello everyone, I’ve been investing in .CO domains since they were launched in 2010. As of today, I’ve now almost 200 .C…

Most shocking incident faced at GoDaddy

I won a domain from GoDaddy Auctions in March 2019 and somehow forgot to enter into my purchase records. The same day 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

261 Domain Discoveries for June 27th

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

$296k in Sales on June 26th – HealthSavings.com sold for $59,000 – Daily Market Report

GoDaddy had the top four sales yesterday led by HealthSavings.com which sold for $59,000. NameBio recorded 352 sales $10…

214 Domain Discoveries for June 26th

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

Sweetmantra

DomainIncite

ICANN puts blockchain on the agenda for good

ICANN’s board of directors is apparently worried about the rise of blockchain-based alt-roots. Its Board Technical Commi…

New gTLD in trouble as largest registrar gets suspended

The .gdn gTLD registry, Navigation-information systems, is facing more trouble from ICANN Compliance, but this time it’s…

ICANN picks comms firm for new gTLDs outreach

The next round of new gTLDs is getting real. ICANN has selected a communications firm to promote the next round ahead of…

acro

GoDaddy appraisals an obstacle for domain sellers

Recently, I closed my first sale on the Dan.com platform. In recent months I’ve been transferring in bulk my domain name…

Are we on the same page?

Part of the domain investing game is waiting for inbound inquiries. Also known as “the waiting game,” this is the part t…

DAN 3.0 is coming so here’s a handy tip for your domain selling settings

In recent months I’ve been using DAN.com, formerly known as Undeveloped, as a domain marketplace alongside the Uni Marke…

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