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$114k in Sales on August 4th – MedicalBillingServices.com sold for $5,600 – Daily Market Report

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The top sale of the day was medicalbillingservices.com which sold for $5,600 at NameJet. NameBio recorded 190 sales for a total of $114,080 with an average sale price of $600. Compared to the previous day there was an increase of 18% in the number of sales but the total dollar amount decreased by 6%. Sales With History The domain ipager.com sold fo...

NameBio Blog 14 minutes ago

XR.com sits at $552,000 with 13 hours left – Will it hit reserve ?

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With 13 hours left XR.com sits with a high bid of $552,000, this leaves the name just $3,050 shy of where SX.com sold on July 9. The names has not reached reserve yet. There have been 259 bidders who have made 704 bids. There have been 9 serious bidders who have bid over six figures. […]

The Domains 1 hour, 53 min ago

Sell Domains Fast : New book for domain investors by Indian entrepreneur Aishwin Vikhona

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The rules of domain investing change very often. If you read books on the subject that were written ten, five or even a couple of years ago, many are already obsolete and contain outdated information. Domain investing requires staying on top of new trends and emerging markets, and the introduction of new gTLDs expands the […] Copyright Domain...

DomainGang 4 hours, 18 min ago

Hover.com registrar resets account passwords due to security issue

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Domain registrar Hover.com performed a mass resetting of account passwords today, citing a security issue. The email notification sent out today by Hover.com asks account holders to use the "forgot my password" option to change their existing passwords. There is no indication that any particular users' accounts have been compromised. Here is the fu...

DomainGang 5 hours, 42 min ago

Sedo Weekly Transactions Total $1.6million led by Give.com at $500,000

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Over the past week, 550 transactions took place on Sedo's marketplace and via SedoMLS, totaling $1.6m. 56% of total sales were the result of Buy Now listings. Top sales:   Top .com: give.com at 500,000 USD Top ccTLD: automile.de at 4,500 EUR Top "other" TLD: 47.org 7,999 USD Only one new gtld sale rwe.international    1,000    EUR Domain [R...

The Domains 9 hours, 36 min ago

Are NNN.co and NNNN.co Domains the Next to Rise?

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DomainReport.ca Are NNN.co and NNNN.co type domains the next to rise in value? 2015 has seen a big jump in NN.com prices and demand, up through to even NNNNNN.com domains, with much of the action coming from China.  Numbers are universal and so is .com, and numbers also have a lot of meaning to many Chinese people.  8 is lucky, 4 is unlucky, so...

DomainReport.ca 10 hours, 53 min ago

Rightside has record revenue in Q2

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Rightside continues upward trajectory. Domain name company Rightside posted record revenue of $52.2 million in Q2, the company announced today. That compares to $46.7 million in Q2 2014 and $50.5 million in the first quarter of this year. The company posted revenue gains in all three segments compared to Q2 2014. Registrar services revenue, which [...

Domain Name Wire 11 hours, 1 min ago

DotSauce Magazine relaunched today

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Mark Fulton‘s DotSauce Magazine is back; after a hiatus of exactly 687 days, the publication relaunched today. Covering subjects related to domains, domain investing, SEO, marketing and development, DotSauce Magazine will also be hosting regular contributions by yours truly. DotSauce has been one of these publications that offered a lot of in...

Acro.net 11 hours, 34 min ago

GoDaddy Hiring Marketing Manager for its Aftermarket

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There are quite a few people who are involved in the domain investment space and have an interest in working for a large industry company. I saw a job posting on Twitter that I want to share with readers who have an interest in the field of Marketing. GoDaddy is looking to hire a Marketing Manager for its Aftermarket. Here's what the job entails, a...

Domain Investing 12 hours, 0 min ago

Has Anyone Done OK on Flippa Recently?

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Maybe I'm doing something wrong but I'm not exactly impressed with Flippa's current performance. Have any of you guys sold anything over the let's say past 2-3 months there? I'm especially interested in hearing input from people who have used Flippa a lot. To me, it seems there are waaaaaaaaay too many listings and not...

Domaining Tips 12 hours, 31 min ago

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Uniregistry is about to offer domainers, investors, and end-users one of the oldest Internet acronyms: LOL. Shorthand for "Laughing Out Loud", LOL is the most often used representation of a reaction to something funny. Dot .LOL is the ultimate "fun" destination, for anything related to humor: jokes, videos, pictures and other goofy stuff. With, or ...

DomainGang 12 hours, 45 min ago

July’s Hottest Domain Name Stories

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Sex.com, a $50,000 cybersquatting settlement and more. Legal stuff continued to make headlines in July in the domain biz. ParkingCrew also made things interesting with its acquisition of NameDrive. Here's a look back at the top stories on Domain Name Wire last month. 1. Sex.Com lawsuit – company demands domain name over copyright and trademar...

Domain Name Wire 13 hours, 42 min ago

How To Write Great Domain Sales Copy

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You've registered and acquired domain names for years, and now you decided it's time to achieve some sales. Perhaps because your portfolio has grown fatter than Elvis in his late years, or simply to get some good money back in your pocket. You listed some of your top domains on active web sites: domain forums, […]How To Write Great Domain Sal...

DotSauce 14 hours, 20 min ago

Domains Transferred: Name Administration Inc – Frank Schilling

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Most people know of Frank Schilling and his parking platform Domain Name Sales, Frank also launched his own domain registrar... The post Domains Transferred: Name Administration Inc – Frank Schilling appeared first on Robbie's Blog.

Robbie's Blog 15 hours, 29 min ago

Famous Four launches 5 domain names this week

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Five domains on tap this week. Famous Four Media launches another five top level domain names on Wednesday of this week. Registrars will begin selling .racing, .accountant, .download, .win and .loan. 101Domain is offering all of the names for about $30. I'm somewhat surprised that Famous Four has priced all of the names the same, […]

Domain Name Wire 15 hours, 49 min ago

Rightside and NameCheap ink longer term deal

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Deal adds some certainty to Rightside's future revenue. After frequent short-term extensions, Rightside's eNom and reseller NameCheap have signed a longer term reseller deal. Many people are surprised to learn that NameCheap, which manages millions of domain names, is actually a reseller. It's an important one to Rightside; NameCheap represents 26%...

Domain Name Wire 16 hours, 11 min ago

Inside Interview: The $185,000 StockBrokers.com Domain Name

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In this week's Inside Interview, I had the pleasure of chatting with Blain Reinkensmeyer; a partner at Reink Media Group. Along with a team of three others, Blain runs the popular StockBrokers.com service, which provides unbiased reviews and ratings for online brokers. Having originally creating their website under the name TradeWiser.com in 2009...

NamePros 16 hours, 39 min ago

Was Registering 30,000 LLLL.net Domains a Good Idea?

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I received Giuseppe Graziano's weekly domain brokerage newsletter this morning, and I was a bit surprised by one of his observations. In going through some recent domain industry developments, Giuseppe opined that "the most impressive development that I have seen is the registration of the remaining 30,000 Chinese Premium LLLL.net." Giuseppe later ...

Domain Investing 16 hours, 40 min ago

How Did the UDRP Panel In Chooser.com Not Find Reverse Domain Name Hijacking?

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Chooser S.A. of Jodoigne, Belgium just lost its attempt to grab the domain name Chooser.com in a UDRP. The Belgium company didn't have any registered trademark but attempted to grab the domain name based on a "common law mark" they alleged but could not prove, that they owned the domain back in "2010 when due […]

The Domains 17 hours, 48 min ago

Glitter Launches on Glitter.club

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Betaworks-backed Glitter is a personal trading cards app http://t.co/s8VBIypHm9 — TechCrunch (@TechCrunch) August 3, 2015 Whenever I hear about a company or business using a descriptive brand name, I immediately wonder if they got the exact match .com domain name or opted for an alternative. I saw the tweet above referencing a TechCrunch article ab...

Domain Investing 18 hours, 1 min ago

Johnson & Johnson Working On An HIV Vaccine Buys HIVAidsVaccine.com Domain

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Johnson & Johnson is working on an HIV Aids Vaccine and has purchased the domain name HIVAidsVaccine.com

The Domains 19 hours, 13 min ago

Flashback Websites: Google.com

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As part of my Flashback website series where I covered off domain name registration companies, domain name parking companies and... The post Flashback Websites: Google.com appeared first on Robbie's Blog.

Robbie's Blog 19 hours, 42 min ago

DomainShane’s BIG LIST of Domain Name Auction Picks: Tuesday, August 3rd 2015

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I'm going to use this top section to fit in a whole bunch of opinions.  Here they go.  One, stories about people, places, and things not owning the dot com are becoming less and less relevant.  Dot coms aren't as important to everyone else as they are to you.  Get over it. Two, iNames and eNames are done.  They age the product.  Just because some p...

Domain Shane 21 hours, 43 min ago

Why owning a Dot Com is King in Marketing

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An article again posted online this morning covers how Weymouth Group who owned the domain name WeymouthCitizens.org for their official... The post Why owning a Dot Com is King in Marketing appeared first on Robbie's Blog.

Robbie's Blog 23 hours, 18 min ago

$121k in Sales on August 3rd – Tica.com sold for $30,000 – Daily Market Report

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The top sale of the day was tica.com which sold for $30,000 at QLQ.com. NameBio recorded 160 sales for a total of $121,100 with an average sale price of $757. Compared to the previous day there was a decrease of 3% in the number of sales but the total dollar amount increased by 47%. Sales With History The domain grapes.org sold for $2,570 at Flippa...

NameBio Blog 23 hours, 32 min ago

Dsad Daily Auction Recap

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I recently purchased a few domains from GoDaddy. They aren't anything great but I know I can make money on them down the road at least 10x my small investment. I feel like a lot of people get caught up on seeing the big numbers. Don't get me wrong, I love to read about how someone flips one for massive amounts of money. If you can start by taking 5...

Domain Shane 1 day ago

Breaking: 21.com is Stolen

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I've just been alerted by our friends over at DN.com that the domain name 21.com has been stolen from its rightful owner. The domain thief is from China, and also recently stole 611.com, but that domain name has now been recovered. The team at DN.com - an international domain escrow company - have attempted to contact the real owner of 21.com, ...

NamePros 1 day ago

Antitrust lawsuit against ICANN dropped at the 9th Circuit

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An antitrust lawsuit against ICANN has been dropped, as the 9th Circuit declared that the plaintiff cannot proceed with antitrust claims. Name.space, a registry specializing in so-called "expressive" top-level domains such as .art and .food, opposed ICANN's new round of gTLD applications in California in 2012. In that lawsuit, Name.space claimed th...

DomainGang 1 day ago

Before adding ANY content to your website you must do this one thing…

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41% of marketers confirm a positive ROI with content marketing and was voted the top marketing activity to drive commercial results in 2015. Creating effective, targeted content is more important than ever. Any content works, right? Who are you writing to when you add content to your website? If your answer is ...

Domain conference : DomainX 2015 prepares for live streaming!

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DomainX 2015 is less than a week away; the premier Indian domain conference takes place in Bangalore, India, on August 7 and 8. DomainX is the first dedicated domain name conference to network, bring awareness and educate the general public about the domain industry in India. On August 8, 2015 the event will be webcast […] Copyright DomainGan...

DomainGang 1 day ago

The Problem is Not Just The New gTLD Program…

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Last month, a fake news report about Twitter appeared on a newly created website found on Bloomberg.Market. The website, created on a new gTLD domain name, had a design that apparently looked like the genuine Bloomberg website. The resulting confusion briefly caused a jump in the price of Twitter stock. Shortly after this made the news, some people...

Domain Investing 1 day ago

.Online Tops 550 Sunrise Registrations With 15 Days To Go

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Radix the owner of the new gTLD .Online told TheDomains.com today that the number of Sunrise domain name registrations for .Online by trademark holders have exceeded 550 with over 15 days to go. The .Online Sunrise period for trademark holders ends on 17th August, and will be followed by an Early Access Phase from 19th […]

The Domains 1 day ago

Sol Orwell and Examine.com Written About on Forbes.com

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It's not every day that I read an article on Forbes.com about someone I know personally! There's a great article that was published on Forbes.com late last week about Sol Orwell and his Examine.com business. Elaine Pofeldt's article is as much about Sol as it is about the burgeoning business he built on Examine.com. From the article: "Orwell, who l...

Domain Investing 1 day ago

Frank Schilling Sells MafiaGame.com To Maker of Grand Theft Auto For Launch This Week

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Take-Two Interactive Software (2K Games) has purchased the domain name MafiaGame.com and is readying an August 5, 2015 worldwide reveal of Mafia III game. The website is live on the new domain name prior to the reveal.

The Domains 1 day ago

Howard Schultz Has His Domain Name(s)

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Domain names frequently take center stage at various times during an election season. A politician running for President can be burned if he or she doesn't own the right domain names, especially if someone else owns them and uses them in a manner that goes against the campaign (for examples, see TedCruz.com, CarlyFiorina.org, JebBushForPresident.co...

Domain Investing 1 day ago

Flippa – A Look Forward: LLLL.com Portfolio, Cosmetics.net Hit Reserve. Dominican.com, TheHamptons.com, More

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Reserve Met and Will Sell There are a handful LLLL.com domains that have hit reserve and end within the coming week, listed in order of how I think the pricing will shake out, from highest to lowest: YUST.com JRKF.com LLVF.com XOHY.com Portfolio of 15 LLLL.com Domains – Including VXUU.com, OFJF.com and more. Cosmetics.net – This one doe...

Domain Shane 1 day ago

Namejet.com Reports Over $1 Million In Domain Sales In July

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Namejet.com just reported over $1 Million in domain name sales in July led by SX.com which sold for $555,050 As usual, only sales of $2,000 or more are included in the report and only those domain names that were paid for by the end of July.   sx.com $555,050.00 jhm.com $30,429.00 ias.com $30,001.00 nuz.com $28,000.00 […]

The Domains 1 day ago

Domainer profile : Jose Augusto – From ccTLD and IDN domains to apps

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Portuguese domain investor, Jose Augusto, has been involved with the IDN and ccTLD domain markets for several years. When the dot .ES ccTLD became deregulated, he became infatuated with the opportunity to invest in "domain hacks", domains where the keyword and TLD combined form a single word. His recent sale of the domain Freebi.es for […] Co...

DomainGang 1 day ago

Hitting the Slopes with Rob Rozicki – DNW Podcast #44

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A first-hand perspective of launching new top level domain names. What better time to think about snow skiing than during the heat of the summer? On this episode, Starting Dot SVP Rob Rozicki joins us to discuss top level domain names, including his company's forthcoming .Ski. Rob is candid about the success of new TLDs […]

Domain Name Wire 1 day ago

XR.com Auction Surpasses $500k

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The bidding in the NameJet auction for XR.com just surpassed $500,000, although the reserve price has not yet been met. The high bid currently stands at $501,000. Because the XR.com auction is a public auction, all of the auction participant information is publicly available for anyone to see (even for people who don't have NameJet accounts). At th...

Domain Investing 1 day ago

Dot Coms and the Town I Was Born In

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I was born in a relatively small town and its two biggest hypermarkets had remarkably different strategies. The main difference between the two was this: one of them had a great location (within walking distance of most neighborhoods), whereas the other one was just outside town, pretty much impossible to get there by foot. The one

Domaining Tips 1 day ago

HelloDotMIAMI Announces Pre-registration of .MIAMI Domain Names

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MIAMI, Aug. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — HelloDotMIAMI – www.hellodotmiami.com – has announced the availability of pre-registrations of .MIAMI domain names. Starting today, anyone in Miami can apply for a .MIAMI domain name. .MIAMI domain names, websites with a ".MIAMI" ending … Continue reading →

TNTNames.com 1 day ago

FoodMall.com Sells for $50,000

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We start the week with the news from Bhanu Prasad, the domain investor who sold 4G.com for a high six figure fee earlier this year. He's recorded another high value domain sale today, and that is the sale of FoodMall.com for $50,000. The buyers are (according to WhoIs) Fujian Intercontinental Agricultural Goods E-commerce LTD of China; a...

NamePros 1 day ago

Lawsuit filed to recover stolen education domain names

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Suit alleges a dozen domain names were stolen using compromised email address. Texas company CMN.com LLC has filed a lawsuit to recover 12 domain names it alleges were stolen from it. According to the suit, the thief gained access to one of its email addresses and was able to use this to transfer the domain […]

Domain Name Wire 1 day ago

SuperYachts.com Covers Y.CO Launch

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In September of 2013, a luxury yacht company announced that it had acquired the single letter Y.CO domain name from the .CO Registry. The firm had previously used ycoyacht.com for its url. The acquisition price Y.CO paid remains private. This morning, Ben Roberts of SuperYachts.com published an article about Y.CO and the launch of its website. In t...

Domain Investing 1 day ago

$82k in Sales on August 2nd – VanillaSky.com sold for $7,544 – Daily Market Report

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The top sale of the day was vanillasky.com which sold for $7,544 at BuyDomains. NameBio recorded 163 sales for a total of $82,132 with an average sale price of $504. Compared to the previous day there was an increase of 12% in the number of sales and the total dollar amount increased by 17%. Sales With History The domain vanillasky.com sold for $7,...

NameBio Blog 1 day ago

DomainShane’s BIG LIST of Domain Name Auction Picks: Monday, August 2nd 2015

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We are in the Trophy culture. I watched HBO sports and they talked about all this and it reminded me of the conversation I have constantly with my family.  We do not like the way society is now starting to raise people to think that effort and being better than someone else at something is wrong.  I'm not one of those people that thinks that my gen...

Domain Shane 1 day ago

Domain squatter registers LadbrokesCoral.com

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Ladbrokes left with the dotnet version of the new company's name. The post Domain squatter registers LadbrokesCoral.com appeared first on Gambling Invest.

OddsCalculator.com has more than doubled its price in 18 months

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The domain name oddscalculator.com sold at the end of July on Sedo for $3000, 18 months after selling on GoDaddy for $1375. The post OddsCalculator.com has more than doubled its price in 18 months appeared first on Gambling Invest.

Dsad Daily Auction Recap

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This post will cover both of the 1st of August lists. I missed a name I really wanted at NameJet today. I know there is always more but I really wanted to get a bid in before it ended but time got away from me. In the end it's not a big deal, I believe that everything happens for a reason and maybe I needed the few hundred bucks for another name th...

Domain Shane 2 days ago
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