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Announcing the New NameBio Blog

 Mark As Read    

NameBio has been the leading source for researching domain name comparable sales for nearly a decade. While we proudly help power great data-driven series in the domain space like Shane Cultra's Flips & Flops and TLDInvestors' Daily Sales Recaps, we've never had a blog of our own. That changes today with the launch of the new NameBio blog. What...

NameBio Blog 37 minutes ago

.Club & .Bar Team Up To Exhibit at The Nightclub & Bar Show Being Held in Las Vegas

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.CLUB &  .BAR domain names are teaming up for the first time to offer the nightclub and bar industry the opportunity to get the perfect web address for their club or bar at the  Nightclub and Bar Show being held in Las Vegas March 31-April 1, 2015 .CLUB Domains, which owns and operates the #1 […]

The Domains 1 hour, 11 min ago

New Domain Sales Platform Robocalls End Users

 Mark As Read    

There are many domain portfolio scripts that allow you to sell domains without paying  3rd party commissions but many miss the end user aspect of upsell and marketing. Not anymore. Vabera Tech just launched a new domain sales program called VexNag that automatically robocalls target end users pitching a thirty second prerecorded message saving valu...

YT.com Acquired by Google

 Mark As Read    

It appears that Google has acquired the two letter YT.com domain name. According to the DomainTools Whois History Tool, YT.com was previously registered under privacy at Dynadot. As of today, the Whois information is public, and Google is listed as the domain name registrant. The domain name is now registered at Mark Monitor. It looks like Google b...

Domain Investing 2 hours, 7 min ago

Google Inc. Acquires YT.com Domain Name

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Google Inc. has acquired the 2 letter domain name YT.com from Cyber Trading Co. . It is currently not known if the domain name YT.com which is the acronym for YouTube will be used for the popular service owned by Google.

The Domains 2 hours, 16 min ago

Donald Trump wins generic domain TrumpCard.com in UDRP

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Multi-billionaire mogul Donald Trump has challenged the registrant of TrumpCard.com in a UDRP, and has won. The shocking decision relied on a trademark for TRUMP CARD that "The Donald" acquired in 2000, two full years after TrumpCard.com was registered, according to DomainTools. Despite a valiant defense by the Respondent, the case came down to a [...

DomainGang 2 hours, 52 min ago

Are you still making money with AdSense?

 Mark As Read    

I am interested to know if anyone is still making revenue with Google AdSense on there websites that they have built. In fact I am buying sites actively just now that have been earning $10 – $30 per month with Six Months proof of earnings, What I have been looking for is sites that have been built […] The post Are you still making money...

Robbie's Blog 3 hours, 6 min ago

Rightside stock up 50% this year

 Mark As Read    

Shares rebound from tough 2014. 2014 was miserable for owners of Rightside stock. Its shares sank 58% from $15.82 after being spun off from Demand Media to $6.72 at the close of 2014. Ouch. 2015 is seeing a big reversal. Shares opened today at $10.11, up 50% from the January 2 open of $6.76. The […]

Domain Name Wire 3 hours, 57 min ago

Why Donuts is revealing domain name renewal rates

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By predicting and revealing renewals, Donuts hopes to get registrars and domain name investors on board. Donuts has posted an update on its renewal rates, showing an overall 68.4% rate after ten days. The update also highlights a reason Donuts predicted its renewal rates ahead of time and has continuously revealed its rates now that […]

Domain Name Wire 4 hours, 16 min ago

nTLDStats Reports Over 1.25 Million People Have Registered The 4.8 M New gTLD Domains

 Mark As Read    

nTLDStats.com is reporting that the number of Unique Registrants of a new gTLD domain name is just over 1.25 Million registrants. The total number of new gTLD domain names registered are now over 4.8 Million. Some other interesting  numbers from ntldstats.com about the registrants of new gTLD's: Frank Schilling North Sound Names has the largest [&#...

The Domains 4 hours, 36 min ago

BL.com in Escrow at Sedo

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It looks like Sedo may have sold another high value domain name. According to the current Whois record, the registrant of the BL.com domain name is now Sedo GmbH, and Sedo's escrow service email address is the Whois email registrant. BL.com had been listed for sale at Sedo in the past. The domain name was in the Great Domains auction in July of 201...

Domain Investing 4 hours, 45 min ago

Tidal.com, TastyBrands.com and More Domain Movers

 Mark As Read    

In today's list of company domain name movers we find several corporate domain acquisitions and registrations. TastyBrands.com is acquired by Tasty Brands, Tidal.com by WiMP Music AS

The Domains 4 hours, 48 min ago

KaleChips.com Premium Domain Name and Website Available for Acquisition

 Mark As Read    

PRESS RELEASE - LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - MAR 30, 2015 16:58 EDT - UPDATED: MAR 30, 2015 17:05 EDT The premium category domain name, KaleChips.com is being offered for sale and brokered by the leading domain and website brokerage firm, … Continue reading →

TNTNames.com 5 hours, 7 min ago

Motley Fool Ponders if Go Daddy is Cheap – One Analyst Sees Go Daddy A Bigger Threat to Web.com

 Mark As Read    

Alex Dumortier on Motley Fool took a look at the Go Daddy IPO and honed in on the history of operating losses and whether or not the stock is cheap based on projections. From the article: We have a history of operating losses and may not be able to achieve profitability in the future. That […]

The Domains 6 hours, 44 min ago

DomainShane’s BIG LIST of Domain Name Auction Picks: Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

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If I had to make the choice of getting kicked in the groin and winning a name at Namejet and having that name go to MelbourneIT I will take the nut kick.  I thought Register was bad but MIT is even worse. One of the worst interfaces in all of domain registrars and a $40 renewal fee.  No wonder there are so many good names dropping there.  They'd ra...

Domain Shane 6 hours, 57 min ago

“The Dashboard” Report Shows the Global Growth of Domain Registrations and Trends

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RESTON, Virginia, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Public Interest Registry, the not-for-profit operator of the .org domain, today released the results of its bi-annual domain name report "The Dashboard," detailing the worldwide growth of .org in 2014. The report reveals … Continue reading →

TNTNames.com 7 hours, 9 min ago

BRS Media’s Radio Global Domains .RADIO.am & .RADIO.fm Feature Online Start-Ups and DIY.

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Radio.am & Radio.fm provide true innovation and consumer choice in an open Radio based global namespace. San Francisco CA (PRWEB) March 31, 2015 BRS Media, a diverse and growing media e-commerce firm that assists traditional and interactive media companies build … Continue reading →

TNTNames.com 9 hours, 56 min ago

Online Cannabis Industry Resource Adds New Categories to Marijuana Business Directory

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Ganjapreneur is announcing the addition of seven new categories to the website's cannabis industry business directory, which launched in late 2014. Premium business listings are coming soon, but for now companies that specialize in the cannabis industry may add their … Continue reading →

TNTNames.com 13 hours, 4 min ago

Using your new domain names: Name.com goes batty with four new great videos!

 Mark As Read    

For the past several weeks, Jared Ewy‘s family apparently lost track of his whereabouts; the multi-talented comedian/slash Name.com spokesperson was busy working on a top secret project about domain names. It all turned out great, as a series of four videos, titled "Using your new domain names" was announced today. First in the series, "Share...

DomainGang 19 hours, 18 min ago

Royal Caribbean files lawsuit to capture typos

 Mark As Read    

Cruise line goes cruising for typos. Cruise company Royal Caribbean Cruises has filed an in rem lawsuit (pdf) against two typos of its RoyalCaribbean.com domain name. The two domains — RoyalCaribean.com and RoyalCarribean.com — forward to another domain name that is a lead gen site for cruises and is branded with "Royal Caribbean". I wo...

Domain Name Wire 20 hours, 44 min ago

10 Red Flags on the Go Daddy IPO according to Pando Daily

 Mark As Read    

On the heels of the upcoming Go Daddy IPO, Pando Daily listed 10 red flags for those thinking about investing. Some in my opinion are valid and some are not. Asking the question in red flag #3 "And besides, how much longer are small businesses going to need Web sites in an era when most […]

The Domains 21 hours, 34 min ago

ADD Domainer : News about domains, domainers, sales, and other stuff – look, a squirrel!

 Mark As Read    

Welcome to the first edition of ADD Domainer, the once in a blue moon magazine about domain names, domainers gone crazy, sales, happenings and other snippets from the domain community. These news are designed to hinder your attention deficit disorder from kicking in, so they take very little time to – OMG, did you see […] Copyright Doma...

DomainGang 21 hours, 45 min ago

.sucks launches despite trademark lobby outrage

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Vox Populi took its .sucks new gTLD into its sunrise period as planned today, despite an 11th-hour outcry from trademark lawyers. Pricing varies wildly between registrars. Registry CEO John Berard told DI today that the TLD became available to trademark owners at a minute after midnight UTC this morning as scheduled. ICANN's Intellectual Property C...

DomainIncite.com 22 hours, 12 min ago

Are you competing against yourself?

 Mark As Read    

Last week I bid on a domain at Flippa; the seller had set a reserve on it, which is a smart move. No one else was bidding on the domain and I decided to max out my budget, as my tax refund was generous this year. After several attempts to meet the reserve, the auction […]

Acro.net 23 hours, 36 min ago

Daniel Negari Talks About .XYZ Domains on Fox Business

 Mark As Read    

Daniel Negari, CEO of the .XYZ domain name registry, was a guest this morning Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo. The upcoming GoDaddy IPO provided the backdrop to the interview. The topic of discussion was primarily about .XYZ domain names, and Negari was able to chat about why someone would register them and what types of companies are buying .XYZ...

Domain Investing 23 hours, 37 min ago

Tips to Sell More Domain Names with Jeff Gabriel – DNW Podcast #26

 Mark As Read    

Sell more domains with these expert tips. Want to sell more domain names? Jeff Gabriel, VP of Sales for DomainNameSales.com, has sold many domains (including some record-breakers). He shares tips for how to sell more domain names in this episode of the Domain Name Wire Podcast. Many of the tips are universal and can be […]

Domain Name Wire 1 day ago

Domain Profile.com now exclusively at Igloo

 Mark As Read    

Premium domain brokerage company Igloo announced the exclusive availability of the domain Profile.com through their service. A domain name such as this could be used by reputation management and public relations companies; this is by far one of the best domain names on the market right now. For more information you can contact Gina Aubrey […]...

DomainGang 1 day ago

UPS.com expires in 9 days

 Mark As Read    

UPS and other big companies have domain names expiring soon. OK, so they surely have auto renew turned on. But isn't this cutting it close? UPS' main domain name UPS.com, the one it uses to run its company, expires on April 8 and hasn't been renewed yet. UPS isn't the only big company with a […]

Domain Name Wire 1 day ago

US confirms Neustar to lose $475m-a-year contract

 Mark As Read    

Neustar still seems set to lose a critical US government contract that provides half of its annual revenue. The Federal Communications Commission voted unanimously last week to begin talks with rival contract bidder Telcordia, saying it will save the US consumer hundreds of millions of dollars a year. Since 1997, Neustar has administered the teleph...

DomainIncite.com 1 day ago

Giovanni Laporta CEO of Yoyo.Email Loser of 37 UDRP/URS’s Rants About Domains, TM & More

 Mark As Read    

Giovanni Laporta the CEO Yoyo.Email has made an extensive post on UDRPSearch.com, venting his thoughts about the UDRP/URS process the panelist, the process, domain names, trademarks and his motivation behind YoYo mail and his defense of what he says is around 50 UDRP/URS cases. According to UDRPSearch, YoYo has been the subject of 39 UDRP/URS [R...

The Domains 1 day ago

Chehadé : It was just a misunderstanding

 Mark As Read    

ICANN CEO explains domain "hogging" comments made during the Davos Annual Meeting. ICANN CEO Fadi Chehadé has responded (pdf) to a letter from Internet Commerce Association (ICA) regarding domain "hogging" comments he made in a Huffington Post interview. In a video interview with Huffington Post in January, Chehadé said: "The reality is, the more t...

Domain Name Wire 1 day ago

Will Vox Populi eat its own .sucks dog food?

 Mark As Read    

Vox Populi has yet to decide whether it will put its mouth where its money is and open up its own brand for the .sucks treatment. In a radio interview with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation's Day 6 show broadcast on Friday, registry CEO John Berard was asked whether the company would register voxpopuli.sucks and allow […] Related posts: ...

DomainIncite.com 1 day ago

Interesting UDRP: FIMO.club

 Mark As Read    

Potential use as a fan site for a product saves domain name for respondent. A single member World Intellectual Property Organization panel has denied a UDRP filed by Staedtler Mars GmbH for the domain name FIMO.club. Staedtler Mars GmbH sells a clay called FIMO that's apparently popular with hobbyists. The respondent was an unauthorized distributor...

Domain Name Wire 1 day ago

Generic, Globally Recognized Domain Name Provides Instant Brand Recognition and Credibility

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Profile.com Domain Name for Sale at Igloo.com Boston, MA (PRWEB) March 30, 2015 Igloo.com, a leading broker of ultra premium domain names and websites announced today that Profile.com is now listed exclusively with their firm. Highly marketable, globally recognized, and … Continue reading →

TNTNames.com 1 day ago

Chehade tries to explain domain “hogging” comments

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ICANN CEO Fadi Chehade has distanced himself from comments in which he seemed to equate domain investing with "cybersquatting". In January, Chehade said in a Huffington Post interview that new gTLDs would help prevent domain "hogging", which was widely interpreted as his taking a dim view of domaining. When asked about his remarks last month, [R...

DomainIncite.com 1 day ago

Man escapes from prison by typosquatting

 Mark As Read    

A convicted fraudster reportedly escaped from a UK prison by typosquatting. Neil Moore was serving time on remand when he used a smuggled mobile phone to register a domain name that looked a lot like that of the UK court service, according to local media reports. The domain was hmcts-gsi-gov-uk, a typo of the genuine […] Related posts: Typos...

DomainIncite.com 1 day ago

Celebrated Yoga Teachers and Influencers Adopt .yoga Domains

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Yoga Alliance, Ana Forrest, Elena Brower and Suzanne Bryant top list of .yoga Pioneers SANTA MONICA, California, March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Minds + Machines has attracted a group of major yoga influencers to become pioneers of the newly launched … Continue reading →

TNTNames.com 1 day ago

Daniel Negari Quote in South China Morning Post on Upcoming Go Daddy IPO

 Mark As Read    

The South China Morning Post did an article today on the upcoming Go Daddy IPO. In the article Daniel Negari from .XYZ is quoted on the public offering and gives some insight on .xyz, the market in China for domain names and said the he feels dot com has it a peak. From the article: […]

The Domains 1 day ago

DomainShane’s BIG LIST of Domain Name Auction Picks: Monday, March 30th, 2015

 Mark As Read    

Finally did my taxes yesterday. On one hand it is hard to write big checks to anyone who didn't help make the money.  I believe more in spending tax than income tax but that's a discussion for another day. One way or another the infrastructure that I use every day has to be paid for.  And I have no problem doing that but I would be lying if I said ...

Domain Shane 1 day ago

Website Traffic Not Converting? Try This Instead.

 Mark As Read    

If your website traffic isn't converting despite attempts to increase traffic perhaps steady traffic is not the issue. The Turn Around Plan Decide what overall set of actions you want visitors to take. This can come in many forms such as filling out a contact form, calling a phone number, signing up for a newsletter,

Flippa – A Look Forward: BodyAches.com, Movie.io Hit Reserve. Lows.com, NVL.com, WMD.com, More

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Reserve Met And Will Sell Movie.io – Will be interesting to see how far this runs. Movie.info sold at Flippa last year for around $24k, and Movie.to sold in 2013 for $15,600. AmazingReviews.com – Bidders like it more than me, but differences of opinion are what make a market. Tabletz.com – Similar to the name above……"z...

Domain Shane 1 day ago

Investing in Education Domains ? University of Phoenix has lost half its Students

 Mark As Read    

For those domain investors out there that have a big chunk of education related domains, especially online education, the latest news out of University of Phoenix may be of interest. Enrollment is on the decline. Enrollment at America's largest for-profit university was about 460,000 students five years ago. Now it's 213,000. From CNN Money: What [...

The Domains 1 day ago

Chinese domain market Mega Post : Short and Numeric domain extravaganza!

 Mark As Read    

It's hard to keep up with the Chinese domain market these days; the omnivorous investors of the Orient grab every short domain, including two and three letters or numerics. Last time we updated the Chinese domain market report was in mid Februrary, so now it's time for an epic list of domains that moved to […] Copyright DomainGang

DomainGang 1 day ago

Domain Flips (TKQ.com, RXL.com, 6105.com) and Flops (USD.org, BillCollection.com) from NameBio

 Mark As Read    

Below is another look at a few recent domain flips and flops, with data courtesy of NameBio. Flips EasyFlyer.com recently sold for 12,821 USD at Sedo, vs 1,000 USD on 2010-11-08 at Sedo. Appears to be an upgrade from EasyFlyer.fr, pictured below. An online printing company. TKQ.com recently sold for 15,011 USD at Sedo, vs 4,302 USD on 2012-12-05 at...

Domain Shane 1 day ago

Have a Reasonable Price When Doing Outbound Sales

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Sometime within the last 6 months, someone I don't know emailed me to ask if I was interested in buying one (or more) of the three domain names he listed in the email. I was interested in one, and he told me the price was $500,000. When I saw the price, I said no and he asked for a counter. I told the owner we were too far apart, and I didn't bothe...

Domain Investing 2 days ago

Code Babes: Getting a Domain Name with the help of cleavage

 Mark As Read    

Code Babes is an online resource of short video tutorials that attempt to teach you everything: From domain names to hosting to SEO, to programming with Python. Nice. Did we mentioned the boobs? All these tutorials seem to support the idea that it's a male dominated industry, hence the cleavage overload. In the video about […] Copyright Domai...

DomainGang 2 days ago

DomainShane’s BIG LIST of Domain Name Auction Picks: Sunday, March 29th, 2015

 Mark As Read    

Some good names on the list today.  Pretty deep for a Sunday.  It will be interesting to see what the NNN.orgs go for.  We've seen all the numerics skyrocket but the dot orgs have stayed a little behind.  There may be some value in them as they just may be a late addition to the price increase as the other names get too expensive.  FIRST and twotwo...

Domain Shane 2 days ago

How to Give a Web Developer Limited Access to My Site?

 Mark As Read    

A question we often hear: how do I give my web developer limited access to my website? This raises a conflicting issue. You want your site to be secured from malicious intent, incompetent developers or perhaps you want to prevent access to other sites you are hosting. However, a developer needs enough access to get

NamesCon 2016 : Two for one ticket sale!

 Mark As Read    

Richard Lau, founder of NamesCon, was checking out some strange rocks in the Nevada desert, outside Las Vegas. Suddenly, it hit him. No, not the rock – the idea for a NamesCon 2016 special price. Until the end of March, you can get two tickets for the price of one. That's a lot of savings. […] Copyright DomainGang

DomainGang 2 days ago

Ryan Colby announces Domain Academy workshops

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Days after brokering a domain for the sum of $1.4 million dollars, Ryan Colby, CEO and founder of Outcome Brokerage, shared more exciting news. Domain Academy, the educational branch of his company, is moving to a live, two day workshop event in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Domain Academy event will fuse a variety of digital, […] Copyright ...

DomainGang 2 days ago
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