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DSAD.com: Domain Shane’s List of Domains at Auction for Monday, Feb 8th Happy New Year

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Last call. As That's been the "word" lately. As Everyone is expecting the Chinese to come storming after they celebrate their New Year and start the buying. I don't think it will be quite that quick but rather over the course of the spring. As Maybe I'm wrong. As Maybe it starts tomorrow. As Either way its going to be fun to ride along. As And cong...

Domain Shane 1 hour, 23 min ago

Domain Discoveries for February 8th

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Every day we scan more than one hundred thousand domains across all the major marketplaces and pending delete lists to find domains you can buy that have sold in the past. Sale history, like the age of a domain name, is a great proxy for quality to help the cream rise to the top. Today's list has 85 domains for sale with history. […]

NameBio Blog 1 hour, 24 min ago

DomainSherpa Review – Feb 8: VLOG.com, Film.academy, 888733.com, QUIK.com…

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What do sucomessful domain name investors think when they value domain names?In this show:• We learn what the Sherpas bought or sold recently: VLOG.com, PureBreads.com, 888733.com• An investor's portfolio is appraised: Film.academy, Biotech.co, Lead.ly...• Get your bids in soon for Symbiotic.com, Quik.com, LifeIsHard.com...• Plu...

DomainSherpa 4 hours, 10 min ago

Auction Recap, 7th of February 2016

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The Daily recap of Shane's Auction Picks, the 7thAs of February Anyone else having any trouble with Godaddy? I've been having trouble with the all kinds of things for weeks now. I told them about the mobile links to auctions never going to the right auction and it seems to be fixed. Now every day the bulk checker gets an error, Names that I know ar...

Domain Shane 4 hours, 42 min ago

Domain Sales Newsletter Case Study – Part 25

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When it comes to LLLL dot coms, this much is certain: nobody knows anything and the price increase of premium LLLLs over the past week (up 10% – 15%) proves just that. Due to the Chinese New Year, most people expected activity to slow down substantially but the exact opposite happened. Prices went up, activity

Domaining Tips 5 hours, 8 min ago

Chen Mingyu .com : The Chinese name of Mark Zuckerberg’s daughter got registered

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Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan, announced that their recently born daughter received a Chinese name: Chen Mingyu. According to the Chinese naming convention, "Chen" was derived from the mother's family name; Mingyu is a composite word that means "bright universe." It didn't take too long for domain speculators to squat...

DomainGang 6 hours, 32 min ago

GoDaddy Social Media a Super Bowl Star

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One of the storylines about this year's Super Bowl commercials is that GoDaddy is not advertising for the first time in a long time. The company made the decision not to run a Super Bowl television commercial and announced it towards the end of last year. During tonight's Super Bowl game, there have been many comments about GoDaddy's advertising ab...

Domain Investing 9 hours, 0 min ago

We have the banned GoDaddy commercial for Super Bowl 50!

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We have the banned GoDaddy commercial for the Big Game, also known as Super Bowl(tm) 50. The Carolina Panthers will be facing the Denver Broncos in a few minutes, and everyone is definitely excited and full of nachos, wings, and mozzarella sticks by now. Lots of beer is making the rounds, so everyone should drink […] Copyright DomainGang

DomainGang 13 hours, 3 min ago

Chinese Sales Trends For February 7, 2016

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Getting close to game time so I'll just post the charts today. As The weekly roundup of the top 12 name categories is included. As 6N.com takes it by aAs mile. As Enjoy the game or whatever else you decide to do today. The post CHINESE SALES TRENDS FOR FEBRUARY 7, 2016 appeared first on Domain Shane and Accidental Domainer.

Domain Shane 14 hours, 55 min ago

NamePros Daily – Why some extensions die and other thrive

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Today:As Backordering domains for newbies /As Domain Brokers Review /As Pindan.com Sold for $21,020; MightySat.com for $7,500 / And more. Here are the new NamePros.com threads that caught my eye: couplehacks.com – Any value in this one? $195,000...

Robbie's Blog 15 hours, 19 min ago

Flippa – A Look Forward: 6N Portfolio, XTXC.com Hit Reserve. Inches.com, RMRR.com, ParisFrance.com, More

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Reserve Met and Will Sell Portfolio of 100 6N.com Domains – If you would rather not pick them up one at a time, here is your portfolio. At a quick glance, all appear to have a 4. Loan.cc – If you're into the .cc extension, the keywords don't get much stronger. Diet.io – Similar comment; if you're into the .io extension, the keywor...

Domain Shane 15 hours, 27 min ago

Taco Bell revealing Quesalupa during Super Bowl & Quesalupa.com in pending delete.

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Matching domain name is about to drop. It looks like Taco Bell's Super Bowl 50 ad this evening will unveil the Quesalupa. As the name implies, it's a chalupa filled with cheesy goodness (and probably a bit of heartburn). I assumed Taco Bell would snap up the Quesalupa.com domain name ahead of running its 2016 […] The post Taco Bell revealing ...

Domain Name Wire 16 hours, 11 min ago

Hakkasan, baby! Uniregistry NamesCon party track released

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Those who attended NamesCon 2016 in Las Vegas, could not have possibly missed the magnificent party thrown by Uniregistry at the Hakkasan night club. The event featured some of the best – and loudest – progressive trance tracks, and it set the mood for lots of dancing among the NamesCon attendees. Many records were set […] Copyrig...

DomainGang 18 hours, 28 min ago

Chinese domain sales : Taking a break for the New Lunar Year

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The Chinese new (lunar) year has officially arrived. The Red Fire Monkey year, to be exact, is anticipated by many to bring prosperity and fun; the Chinese economy needs both, currently. With so many parties taking place in China, there's very little focus on domain sales. This means one thing: opportunity to buy, all while […] Copyright Doma...

DomainGang 19 hours, 4 min ago

Last Part, Part 3: I Asked 7, now 9 Top Domain Investors What They See for 2016: Giuseppe Graziano and Myself

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This is Part 3As As in our series of asking a few questions to some of my domain investing friends. As Today we have Giuseppe Graziano answering and because a few people asked me to answer my own questions I threw those on as well. As My friends justAs happen to be some of the best domain investors in our industry.As  Many of the biggest and most s...

Domain Shane 19 hours, 20 min ago

Chinese domain investor George Hong : Predictions about the Year of the Mon(k)ey

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It's already New Year in China, and the Year of the Monkey might as well be the "year of the money!" Chinese domain investor, George Hong, founder of the highly successful domain brokerage company Guta.com, lays out his domain investment predictions for the new year. New Chinese Investors and Capital will be drawn to domain […] Copyright Doma...

DomainGang 20 hours, 11 min ago

Go Daddy Auction Picks 2-7-16

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Go Daddy Auction Picks 2-7-16 Powered by ExpiredDomains.com Some good two word .coms today, CitySense.com would be my favorite, the name is currently over $900. BudgetCuts.com I am not sure what the best dev route would be but worth looking at. The .org is parked with a $15,000 asking price. Full List 02771.com 0289.org 075.info […]

TLD Investors 21 hours, 39 min ago

$120k in Sales on February 6th – Pindan.com sold for $21,020 – Daily Market Report

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The top sale of the day was pindan.com which sold for $21,020 at DropCatch. Pindan is an area in Australia and is also in the name of a lot of companies. NameBio recorded 198 sales for a total of $119,657 with an average sale price of $604. Compared to the previous day there was a decrease of 27% in the number of sales and the total dollar amount d...

NameBio Blog 22 hours, 27 min ago

DSAD.com: Domain Shane’s List of Domains at Auction for Sunday, Feb 7th

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Tomorrow is the Chinese New Year. As We've probably talked about it more than we ever have because of the domain market and sales or lack thereof. As I've actually had dinner at a Chinese restaurant on Chinese New Year for decades. As I have a friend that celebrates it and invites me every year. As  I only see this person every year but I can to th...

Domain Shane 1 day ago

Domain Discoveries for February 7th

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Every day we scan more than one hundred thousand domains across all the major marketplaces and pending delete lists to find domains you can buy that have sold in the past. Sale history, like the age of a domain name, is a great proxy for quality to help the cream rise to the top. Today's list has 82 domains for sale with history. […]

NameBio Blog 1 day ago

Dear GoDaddy, Please Fix Your Whois Bug Already!

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I've noticed this for several months: I transfer a domain from its current registrar to GoDaddy but after the transfer has been finalized, the whois info isn't updated. In other words, the domain keeps the old whois info. This doesn't make sense. Let's assume you buy a domain from someone and transfer it from his registrar to...

Domaining Tips 1 day ago

Auction Recap, 6th of February 2016

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The Daily recap of Shane's Auction Picks, the 6thAs of February Auction Quick Recap Yesterday'sAs Average 4L Chip Sales as listed on LLLLsales.comAs $2,301.60 LII.net As As 20 years old and pretty strong letters. As May hit $2K ? Listed as BIN CWP.net As Now THIS is a LLL.net As Going to kill it at auction with those letters 3,150 USD Chinese Wan...

Domain Shane 1 day ago

UberPeople.net : Best ranting forum for Uber drivers on a non-com domain

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Uber has taken over the on-demand transportation in the US and abroad. The company most hated by cab drivers, gained notoriety thanks to its business model, continuous corporate funding, and falling wages for its fleet of drivers. If you are an Uber driver, or if you were one, there are many things to rant about. […] Copyright DomainGang

DomainGang 1 day ago

Hoverboard scandal : Domains banned from Southwest flights

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Following on the heels of a recent announcement by Southwest to ban the transportation of electric "hoverboards" on planes, things are getting tighter. According to the latest announcement by the Southwest CEO, hoverboard domains are also banned on all domestic flights. This might make things very difficult, particularly when you want to attend Nam...

DomainGang 1 day ago

Domain Flips (JWW.net, LUUU.com, iWork.org) and Flops (TheKingdom.com, AsbestosLawyer.net)

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Below is another look at a few recent domain flips and flops, with data courtesy of NameBio. Flips iWork.org sold for 2,250 USD recently at Flippa, vs 445 USD on 2015-08-27 at GoDaddy. 4x after commission in five months isn't too shabby. Apple controls the .com for their iWork software suite; I sure wouldn't want to build a brand around the term an...

Domain Shane 1 day ago

How Domain Names Work and Why We Need Them

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Every time you are on the internet you click on links, maybe enter a domain name into your browser or click on a bookmark to a website. It is so easy that you do not think about how domain names work when you click on that link and go to a new website. This article... The post How Domain Names Work and Why We Need Them appeared first on Domain Late...

NamePhase.com 1 day ago

Chinese Sales Trends For February 6, 2016

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The volumes have surpassed the huge numbers we saw in the middle of December andAs the total amount spent isAs not far behind. As Back in December,As the money was mainly reported as flowing to 4i.com. As That category has all but disappeared and has been replaced by numerics — mainly 6N of various types. As The volume of names per day is hug...

Domain Shane 1 day ago

.XYZ Says They Just “Blew Past” 2 Million Domain Registrations

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Daniel Negari the CEO of the .XYZ registry just sent me over a note that the new gTLD .XYZ has "blew past 2 Million domain name registrations". According to ntldstats.com .XYZ was sitting at 1,967,963 domain registrations as of the last zone update, however there has been a huge surge in 6 number .XYZ domain […] The post .XYZ Says They Just "...

The Domains 1 day ago

NamePros Daily – Is there a correlation between values of numeric portfolios?

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Today: [Buying]As 4l.com Chips Needed /As JOYA.com Sold for $18,000; MINU.com for $9,900 / is eGauze.com trademark or not? need help / And more. Here are the new NamePros.com threads that caught my eye: LLLL.com with No...

Robbie's Blog 1 day ago

TM Holder Wins UDRP, Fails To Renew Domain & Gets Domain Back in Another UDRP

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Here's a case you don't see everyday Bebidas Fruki S.A. of Lajeado, Brazil, won a second UDRP on the domain name fruki.com after failing to renew its domain back in 2013. The domain was originally registered on January 2002. In 2011 the domain name was transferred to the Complainant under UDRP case Bebidas Fruki S.A. […] The post TM Holder Wi...

The Domains 1 day ago

Will a New gTLD Domain Be Used in a Super Bowl Ad?

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We know that Super Bowl television advertisements are usually funny and edgy. One way to be humorous and edgy, in my opinion, is to use a new gTLD domain name for a Super Bowl advertising website. If a humorous domain name were to be used, it could help create a buzz and also be used to better track traffic following the Super Bowl. I have no idea ...

Domain Investing 1 day ago

Exclusive: GoDaddy’s 2016 Super Bowl Ad!

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Take a look at this year's GoDaddy Super Bowl ad before the big game airs. In a worldwide exclusive for Domain Name Wire, we have obtained an advance copy of this year's GoDaddy Super Bowl ad. GoDaddy has been advertising during the Super Bowl since 2005, and I can't imagine what a Super Bowl would […] The post Exclusive: GoDaddy's 2016 Super...

Domain Name Wire 1 day ago

60% of all Mobile Banner Ad Clicks Are Accidents

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Ben Frederick, published a piece on Media post that looked at mobile advertising and how the majority of clicks on an ad are an accident. I know that sometimes when I come across a site on my iPhone when I click an (X) to close, it still goes through and takes me to the advertiser's […] The post 60% of all Mobile Banner Ad Clicks Are Accident...

The Domains 1 day ago

Domain investor Adam Strong beat the Google car in its own game!

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The Google car and its rotating, 360-degree cameras can be very annoying, when you're stuck driving behind it. It happened to us before, and there's a "flipping the bird" view of that street somewhere. 😉 Typically, Google utilizes images taken with its Google vehicle for the Google Maps "Street View." For the most part, Google […] Copyrigh...

DomainGang 1 day ago

Domain inquiries: No, I’d rather not make a domain sale today

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After 15 years of direct end-user domain sales, I'm very familiar with the lingo used by those who attempt to get a domain on the cheap. I'm not referring to the hordes of "poor students," or the "single entrepreneur moms," or even the occasional cash-strapped "non-profit." Domain sales occur when the offer is within my […]...

Acro.net 1 day ago

Chinese domain sales : Gong Hey Fat Choy, Super Bowl 50 and a .CC sale

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The Chinese new year celebrations are underway, as the Year of the Monkey – hou nian – begins on February 8th. Gong Hey Fat Choy to all our friends in China, particularly to Attila Steven who is expected to have lots of well-deserved fun after launching eJaculator.com. Naturally, the US is trying to steal China's […] Copyright Dom...

DomainGang 1 day ago

Go Daddy Auction Picks 2-6-16

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Go Daddy Auction Picks 2-6-16 Powered by ExpiredDomains.com MeetNewPeople.com is a tad long but could be useful in the dating or social media niches. RoyalArcade.com not bad for an arcade/gaming site. SellMeYour.com Domains wanted site ? Could be a fun project name. Full List 01965.com 083.info 0u2.com 6064.biz 6620.biz adgt.net AllStudy.com BeSync...

TLD Investors 1 day ago

$201k in Sales on February 5th – Joya.com sold for $18,000 – Daily Market Report

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The top sale of the day was joya.com which sold for $18,000 at GoDaddy. NameBio recorded 271 sales for a total of $200,667 with an average sale price of $740. Compared to the previous day there was an increase of 9% in the number of sales but the total dollar amount decreased by 10%. […]

NameBio Blog 1 day ago

DSAD.com: Domain Shane’s List of Domains at Auction for Saturday, Feb 6th

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Finally, after doing 30 or 40 wires in the last 2 months the nice personAs at the bank asked me what they are for. As She's seen the craziest subject lines and has never questioned. As  For Botany.com, for portfolio of numbers, for this, for that. As I realize its not theirAs job to ask but I've become friends with the girls at the bank that help m...

Domain Shane 2 days ago

Domain Discoveries for February 6th

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Every day we scan more than one hundred thousand domains across all the major marketplaces and pending delete lists to find domains you can buy that have sold in the past. Sale history, like the age of a domain name, is a great proxy for quality to help the cream rise to the top. Today's list has 77 domains for sale with history. […]

NameBio Blog 2 days ago

Update on Top 10 Sales from a Year Ago: Response.com, Timeless.com, Amber.com, More

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Listed below are updates on the top 10 domain sales from a year ago, as ranked by DN Journal. 1. Rangers.com sold for $375,000 Major League Baseball picked this one up, and they have it redirected to their Texas Rangers site at: Texas.Rangers.MLB.com. DNW previously recapped that MLB now owns all team domains, with the exception of Rays.com, Twins....

Domain Shane 2 days ago

Denver.co, FootballGame.com Being Promoted On SuperBowl Weekend by Igloo

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I received an email press release this morning from Igloo.com with a timely announcement that they are brokering some great Colorado and football related domains. As Most of the promotion from the release was focused on the domain Denver.co, a really nice geo domain as Denver is the capital city of Colorado (state abbreviation is CO). […]

NameTalent.com 2 days ago

Top Topics: Selling a Reputation for $100; How Much Should You Charge End-Users for 4L.Coms?...

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In this week's Top Topics, there are a couple of notable discussions surrounding four-letter .COM domain names. We all saw the rise of this category last year - could this year yield yet more increases in four-letter .COM values? Elsewhere, Shane Bellone has shared his views after his first year as a full time domain name investor in what is a very...

NamePros 2 days ago

Auction Recap, 4th & 5th of February 2016

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The Daily recap of Shane's Auction Picks, the 4th & 5thAs of February Auction Quick Recap Two in one deal today: All that snow we got is almost gone after several different rain storms and warmer than normal weather. Apparently there's more snow in the forecast, but that small rodent known asAs Punxsutawney Phil has predicted an early spring. T...

Domain Shane 2 days ago

Not all Chinese domain investors are worth dealing with

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There are plenty of domain professionals from China that are honest, up front and willing to engage in domain transactions with Westerners. They speak adequate English, and at any rate, better than my Mandarin. Whether you sell to the Chinese, or buy domains from them, you're bound to come across some shady characters. I sold […]

Acro.net 2 days ago

Allegravita Brings on Kurt Pritz As Partner

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Although I don't know Kurt Pritz personally, I know that he has been active in the domain name space (primarily with ICANN) for many years. For nearly two years, Kurt served as Executive Director of the Domain Name Association, an organization that is quite involved in the new gTLD space. Allegravita is a consulting firm with domain industry compan...

Domain Investing 2 days ago

ICANN cancels Panama due to Zika virus

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ICANN has cancelled its upcoming meeting in Panama City, Panama, due to the Zika virus. ICANN hasn't officially announced the move yet, but ICANN insiders and several community members are saying that the meeting venue is being changed to a currently undecided country. Zika is that virus you've probably been hearing about on the news […] Rel...

DomainIncite.com 2 days ago

Market Recap 2/5/16 Domain Stocks Get Whacked

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Market Recap 2/5/16 Godaddy (GDDY) had another rough day today, down close to 10%, the overall markets were down but nowhere near where Godaddy and some of their peers ended. Neustar (NSR) finished down more than Godaddy, falling 10.34% on the day. Robert W. Baird lowered their price target on the stock from $33.00 to […] The post Market Reca...

The Domains 2 days ago

Zika virus warning forces cancellation of ICANN meeting in Panama

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The Zika virus has already taken its toll among the domain community. This year's "B Meeting" by ICANN, scheduled in Panama, has been canceled, due to the Zika virus outbreak in the area. Other potential venues are being explored, but none has yet been selected. According to the same sources, the ICANN "C Meeting" scheduled […] Copyright Doma...

DomainGang 2 days ago

Inside China Specialist Allegravita's New Partnership with Former ICANN CSO Kurt Pritz

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Allegravita, strategic advisors to companies who want to do business in China, has formed a new partnership with former ICANN Chief Strategy Officer Kurt Pritz. We connected with Pritz and Allegravita CEO & Co-Founder Simon Cousins to find out what the partnership will entail.

DNJournal 2 days ago
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