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$48,660 in Sales on July 4th – USAStaffing.com sold for $2,250 – Daily Market Report

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GoDaddy had seven of the top ten sales, and it also had the top three sales yesterday. The top sale of the day was usastaffing.com which sold for $2,250. NameBio recorded 131 sales for a total of $48,660 with an average sale price of $371. Compared to the previous day there was an increase of 11% in the number of sales but the total dollar amount d...

NameBio Blog 26 minutes ago

ZFBot : THE Domain Search app is now available on iTunes!

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Developer Ken Greenwood announced the availability of the ZFBot domain search app, available on iTunes. For many years, the web site at ZFBot.com has been used by domain investors to research and extract data about registered domain names. Moving into the mobile space, ZFBot – THE Domain Search – is now available for the Apple […]...

DomainGang 5 hours, 15 min ago

Update on Top 10 Sales from a Year Ago: Oar.com, PDN.com, Dots.com, Statement.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. PY.com for $358,000 Domain doesn't resolve. Currently owned by an individual in China. Sold last year via Heritage Auctions. 2. Dots.com for $325,000 The domain doesn't currently resolve but it's still the traffic leader for the week, with an Alexa rank...

Domain Shane 10 hours, 48 min ago

Happy 4th of July

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I know it has been ages since my last post and I am always promising to write more on RobbiesBlog.com but hopefully later this year I shall be able to spend some more time writing again for the domain industry. I just wanted to write and wish all my friends a Happy 4th of July! […] The post Happy 4th of July appeared first on Robbie's Bl...

Robbie's Blog 11 hours, 7 min ago

Red hot and boom : Happy 4th of July domainers!

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Happy Independence Day, America. We the people, due to overwhelming demand of our expert services as chief grill-masters, we are hereby declaring our independence from domain-related article-writing slavery for the day. Wishing every domain investor in America, a great, fun July 4th, with great food and fun gatherings. It's your special day, so cel...

DomainGang 15 hours, 5 min ago

NameJet.com Reports Over $700K In Sales In June Led By Ringtones.com At $105K

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Namejet.com just reported $723,500 in domain name sales for the month of June 2015 Namejet.com only reports sales of $2,000 or more and for only those that were paid for by the end of the month All sales were led by Ringtones.com which sold for $105,000 5 of the top 10 sales were three letter […]

The Domains 16 hours, 18 min ago

DomainShane’s BIG LIST of Domain Name Auction Picks: Saturday, July 4th, 2015

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This is one of those days when I love Domain Investing and the Internet.  I can take the whole day off, spend time with my family, and still make money.  I realize its just Saturday in the rest of the world, but here it's a family and friends day.  I don't get as much time with them as I'd like but today I will.  I hope many of you get to do the sa...

Domain Shane 21 hours, 48 min ago

Happy Fourth Of July – Quick look at the domain names around the holiday

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Happy Fourth of July to all our readers celebrating in the U.S. and to all our other readers may you have less competition on the various domain auction houses. A look at domain names around the July Fourth holiday. July4.com – Registered in 1996 – Reflex Publishing owns the domain and forwards it to CyberFinder.com. […]

The Domains 1 day ago

$68k in Sales on July 3rd – PowerVac.com sold for $5,000 – Daily Market Report

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Sedo had the top two sales yesterday. The top sale of the day was powervac.com which sold for $5,000. NameBio recorded 118 sales for a total of $67,528 with an average sale price of $572. Compared to the previous day there was a decrease of 27% in the number of sales and the total dollar amount decreased by 68%. Happy Independence Day! Sales With H...

NameBio Blog 1 day ago

Top Topics: Domaining Secrets; .Money or .Cash; LLLLL.com Domain Names...

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The most popular discussions this week include a topic on the new generic top-level domains and whether they are liked or merely chosen for investment purposes; domaining trade secrets by those who've been in the industry for some time; choosing between similar extensions such as .cash and .money, or .pics and .photos; and LLLLL.com investing advic...

NamePros 1 day ago

Recent Domain Sales That Have Been Developed (pics): NLF.com, UWK.com, InstaWeb.com, More

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The screenshots below are examples of buyers of domains from the last few months that have either developed their sites, or purchased an upgrade domain and have redirected their acquisition to an existing website. Lab360.com sold for $40,000 at DomainProducts/Sedo. They're affiliated with Qihoo 360, a Chinese internet company with a market cap over...

Domain Shane 1 day ago

Could Apple Surpass Google in Search One Day ?

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There was an interesting article on of all places LearnBonds.com with regards to Apple going after Google in search. The article discussed the fact that Applebot has been crawling the web for close to a year and that back in May, Apple made that clear. The article also delves into why Apple cannot collect as […]

The Domains 1 day ago

EDR: Puka.com + 200 other expired domain name sales

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Joseph Peterson reviews the past week of expired domain name sales in this Expired Domain Report. Some time passed without China topping our list of expired domain auctions; first Insurance1.com and then DataTrack.com took 1st place – both English and U.S.-focused. This week China once again snags the tape at NameJet's finish line, coming in 1st wi...

Domain Name Wire 1 day ago

THE Domain Conference Week Just Got Busier - Major 2-Day Meet Up for Business Women Added

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There was already considerable excitement surrounding the debut edition of THE Domain Conference (TDC), coming up in Florida this fall. A one-day DOMAINfest event was added to the show schedule last month and today we learned a major event for women will precede TDC.

DNJournal 1 day ago

ICANN .WTF ? New web site on WHOIS privacy reform issues

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ICANN is about to taste some of its own medicine, after opponents of a pending WHOIS privacy reform launched a protest web site. Operating from ICANN.WTF, the web site contains a letter addressing ICANN on the issue of privacy, mirroring the public letter drafted by civil rights groups. Naturally, the WHOIS info of ICANN.WTF is […] Copyright ...

DomainGang 1 day ago

Three Month Recap of End User Domain Name Sales

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If you haven't taken notice, NamePros has been reporting the top domain sales from various marketplaces on a daily basis. I thought that it would be fun, and educational to some, to report on who purchased the domain names and how they are using them. Hopefully, this will provide readers with a sneak peek into the minds of end-users. While there w...

NamePros 1 day ago

WorkBetter.com owner fights back against ACPA lawsuit

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Jason Kneen fights motion for preliminary injunction and points out plaintiff's apparent shenanigans. Earlier this week I wrote about how New York company Office Space Solutions, Inc. had filed a cybersquatting lawsuit against Jason Kneen of the UK over the domain name WorkBetter.com. Kneen registered the domain name in 1999, well before Office Spa...

Domain Name Wire 1 day ago

Greece Woes Impacting Domain Names?

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I have been following the news about the economy of Greece over the last couple of weeks. I am not an economics expert by any stretch, but I am sure the ongoing issues in Greece will impact people and economies throughout the world, regardless of the outcome. An interesting op-ed article was published this morning in the New York Times. Greece’s So...

Domain Investing 1 day ago

DomainShane’s BIG LIST of Domain Name Auction Picks: Friday, July 3rd, 2015

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Do you take a profit or do you press on?  It's a question domain investors ask us all the time.  While you can't look back and think about how much more you could have made if you kept the names you sold, you certainly can make a decision whether or not you HAVE to sell.  I had to sell because I used the profit to buy more names.  That certainly wa...

Domain Shane 1 day ago

Gambling companies’ attempts to reverse hijack bet domain names

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Partial list of gambling companies that attempted to reverse hijack "bet" domains, including Unibet, UK Betting and Sun International. The post Gambling companies' attempts to reverse hijack bet domain names appeared first on Gambling Invest.

We.com Sales Price Between $8m-$10m

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I have more information regarding the recent sale of We.com that you may all find interesting. As I reported last week, We.com recently changed hands, and at the time I speculated that the buyer was probably Chinese. I can now confirm that the buyer is Chinese, and Sedo did broker the deal using a Chinese broker (according to a source familiar with...

NamePros 1 day ago

New musical named after (and uses) new gTLD domain

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How's this for a high-profile registrant? A new stage musical, co-written by Blur front-man Damon Albarn, has opened in the UK this week, and it's named after a new gTLD domain name. wonder.land is a take on Alice in Wonderland that reportedly "tells the story of a 21st Century teen who immerses herself in a […] Related posts: First .london ...

DomainIncite.com 1 day ago

$208k in Sales on July 2nd – Projects.com sold for $87,550 – Daily Market Report

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The top sale of the day was projects.com which sold for $87,550 at SnapNames. NameBio recorded 162 sales for a total of $208,257 with an average sale price of $1,286. Compared to the previous day there was a decrease of 11% in the number of sales but the total dollar amount increased by 28%. Sales With History The domain workplacepension.com sold f...

NameBio Blog 2 days ago

Pool.com “Hotlist” email contains a pair of despicable domains!

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An eagle-eyed DomainGang reader spotted something truly shocking in today's "Hotlist" email from Pool.com. The domain drop-catching service, sends out a daily list with domains that are deleting, and a link to backorder them on Pool.com. So far so good. Perusing today's email one finds some questionable domains such as ultraxxpasswords.com and dail...

DomainGang 2 days ago

Get.Club: First New gTLD Vanity License Plate?

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Abdu Tarabichi uploaded a photograph of his new vanity license plate this afternoon, and it is advertising a new gTLD domain name. The license plate is from the state of North Carolina, and it says "Get.Club." Got my car a vanity plate for @getDotClub! 1st #NewgTLD plate in the world? Visit http://t.co/bbqKE0SzkW today!! pic.twitter.com/XZ9EGJ8Cu4 ...

Domain Investing 2 days ago

Indian domain market and start ups : Do you really own your domains?

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Indian start-ups are enjoying an increased availability of angel investment capital, in an emerging market. Many seize this opportunity to spend money on brand development, including the acquisitions of premium domain names. While numbers differ in India in terms of absolute numbers, spending 30% of one's budget to achieve brand awareness and secur...

DomainGang 2 days ago

.Org Wholesale Price To Top $9 At The End of July

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I just received a notice from enom.com informing me that the wholesale cost of that the Public Interest Registry (PIR), the Registry Operator for the .ORG domain, will be increasing its annual registration price by $0.80 USD. As a result of this, eNom will raise pricing for the .ORG domain name extension by $0.80 USD […]

The Domains 2 days ago

Walmart Files UDRP For Walmart.vodka & Walmart.beer; Beyonce For BeyonceShop.com & Beyonceshopping.com

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A bunch of UDRP have been filed in the last couple of days Walmart which previously filed and won a UDRP on the domain name Walmart.horse just filed  a UDRP on the domain name Walmart.beer and Walmart.vodka. Google filed a UDRP on the 11-year-old domain name GoogleArt.com Beyonce filed two separate UDRP for the domain […]

The Domains 2 days ago

Projects.com Sells for $87,550 On SnapNames.com

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The expired domain name auction for Projects.com just ended at Snapnames with  the domain name selling for $87,550. The winner bidder has the ID of: qursan There were 5 bidders at $80,000 or more including the winning bidder. We wrote about the auction when it started on Monday. There were 196 bidders in the domain […]

The Domains 2 days ago

ICANN dragged into Gamergate as Whois reform cast as misogynist threat

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What do ICANN's current Whois privacy reform proposals have to do with the "Gamergate" controversy? Quite a lot, according to the latest group to slam the proposals as an enabler for "doxing… harassment… swatting… stalking… rape and death threats." The Online Abuse Prevention Initiative was formed in March by female software...

DomainIncite.com 2 days ago

Presidential Candidate & Governor Of Wisc Scott Walker Gets SW.Gop Domain

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The Republican Presidential Candidate & Governor Of Wisconsin,  Scott Walker has gotten a new gTLD domain name SW.Gop. The domain name is currently resolving to the Governor's instagram account. The Governor already owns the domain name ScottWalker.com so it will be interesting to see what he does with SW.gop. According to the Governor's Twitte...

The Domains 2 days ago

eNom adds 2-factor authentication

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Make your eNom account more secure. Domain name investors who use eNom can now turn on two-factor authentication to secure their accounts. Setting up two-factor authentication is fairly simple. Once you log into your account, look for "Two Step Verfication" (sic) under the Account Overview: Click edit to start the process. eNom uses the Google [...

Domain Name Wire 2 days ago

Lens.com fails in cybersquatting complaint over Lens.in

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Lens.com not seeing so clearly. Online contact lens retailer Lens.com has failed to win a cybersquatting claim (pdf) against the domain name Lens.in. Lens.com filed the dispute under the .IN Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (INDRP). The panelist determined that Lens.com doesn't have any rights in the term "lens", just lens.com. That would not ...

Domain Name Wire 2 days ago

Free .cloud domains on offer to pioneer brands

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Aruba, the recently anointed .cloud gTLD registry, plans to give away up to 100 free .cloud domains to trademark owners as part of its launch program. The Italian company also today revealed a rough launch schedule that will see sunrise begin mid-way through the fourth quarter. Participating in Aruba's "Pioneer" program will be free for […] ...

DomainIncite.com 2 days ago

New gTLDs : 5 Things social media marketers should know

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The impact of dot brands on social media and digital marketing, is an important analysis for professionals and end-users alike. Wolfe Domain, via its founder Jennifer Wolfe, has been analyzing current data, trends and industry shifts as they apply to the marketing and branding communities. A new two minute video video that animates Jennifer Wolfe's...

DomainGang 2 days ago

Domain Sales Tip: Be Aware of Public Holidays

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If you're in the USA, you'll be spending the weekend celebrating the 4th of July, and if you're not then it's a good time to monitor the auction sites for some bargain domains! Which brings me nicely on to today's post based around public holidays - this may be stating the obvious, but I think some may benefit from this. It's one simple piece of ...

NamePros 2 days ago

Domain Movers: Poker.net, Benders.com And More Domains

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Domain Movers detects recently purchased and registered domain names by large companies. Some of those companies in today's series include Dex Media, Coca Cola, Ford, Google, Rainbow Media and Nintendo to mention a few.

The Domains 2 days ago

SX.com Up for Auction on NameJet

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One of the most valuable domain names to hit the auction block on NameJet is coming up for sale. SX.com is listed as the top NameJet "Hot Pick," and it currently has a bid of $20,000 with 115 bidders already participating. There is a reserve price on the auction, although the reserve is not known. I asked NameJet GM Jonathan Tenenbaum about the auc...

Domain Investing 2 days ago

BearingPoint pays $100k+ for Net.Work domain name

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New TLD sells for $100,000 plus premium renewal rates. Consulting firm BearingPoint has paid $100,000 to Minds + Machines for the domain name Net.work, and that's just for the first year. It will pay an undisclosed premium renewal to continue using it after the first year. Minds + Machines took a different tack with .work, […]

Domain Name Wire 2 days ago

DomainShane’s BIG LIST of Domain Name Auction Picks: Thursday, July 2nd, 2015

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SX.com  Nobody seems to have mentioned it but it is at auction at Namejet.  Yes a two letter dot com that is perfect for the Chinese market has sparked merely a whisper.  There are less than 4 days left and it hadn't even reached 100 bidders at press time.  I realize that 95%, heck 99% of the people in the industry can't afford or want to spend thi...

Domain Shane 2 days ago

Time To Look at Online Education names as University of Phoenix Sees Drop off

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The University of Phoenix is owned by Apollo Education Group which trades publicly under the symbol of APOL. The company reported dismal earnings and is now laying off 900 employees. The company has watched half of their enrollment drop in 5 years. Online Education, Classes and Degree have always been high paying keywords, back in […]

The Domains 3 days ago

New gTLD sales miss ICANN estimates by a mile

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New gTLD registration volumes failed to live up to ICANN's expectations by a long, long way in its fiscal 2015. When ICANN's FY15 ended on Tuesday, new gTLDs had fewer than 6 million domains in their collective zone files. That's just 18% of ICANN's original early 2014 estimate of 33 million domains and just 39% […] Related posts: ICANN slas...

DomainIncite.com 3 days ago

M+M sells net.work for $100,000

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Minds + Machines has made its first six-figure new gTLD domain sale. The domain net.work was sold in a private deal to business consultancy BearingPoint for $100,000, the company said today. It added that a "significant annual renewal fee" applies. It's one of 430 premium domains to have been sold in .work, M+M said, since […] Related posts:...

DomainIncite.com 3 days ago

$160,526 in Sales on July 1st – Quads.com sold for $21,100 – Daily Market Report

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The top sale of the day was quads.com which sold for $21,100 at Flippa. NameBio recorded 180 sales for a total of $160,526 with an average sale price of $892. Compared to the previous day there was an increase of 29% in the number of sales and the total dollar amount increased by 8%. Sales With History The domain commanding.com sold for $1,051 at F...

NameBio Blog 3 days ago

.Coms Retake the Driver's Seat Dominating This Week's Chart With a 150K Sale Setting the Pace

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After seeing new gTLDs take the top spot on our all extension Top 20 Sales Chart for the last two weeks in a row, the .coms re-asserted themselves this week, sweeping 16 of the 21 chart entries with a nice $150,000 sale leading the way.

DNJournal 3 days ago

Greenberg & Lieberman acquires EscrowHill online escrow application

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Domain escrow veteran, Andee Hill, announced that her company, Escrow Hill Limited has moved forward with some corporate changes. In particular, Escrow Hill Limited and EscrowHill.com have announced that the law firm of Greenberg & Lieberman has acquired their online escrow application. Andee Hill stated to DomainGang: "I am excited that the la...

DomainGang 3 days ago

Flippa Recap: Soundboard.com for $112,000 (website), 1095.com, DOBI.com, DropCatcher.com, More

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Some Domains That Sold 1095.com @ $17,566 (Domain Holdings Exclusive) Dobi.com @ $9,750 (Domain Holdings Exclusive) Imasecure.com @ $6,000 (via Flippa Portfolio Section) // [Confirmation Pending] Aspin.com @ $5,500 (via Buy It Now) // [Confirmation Pending] DropCatcher.com @ $5,000 (Editors’ Choice via Post-Auction Negotiation) TopTwenty.com @ $4,5...

Domain Shane 3 days ago

Weekly Domain Brokerage Listings – 7/1

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There are quite a few domain broker submitted listings this week. Domain names were submitted by brokers from Outcome Brokerage, Sedo, Domain Holdings, and eNaming.com. If any of the domain names are of interest to you, contact the broker directly. Visitors are permitted to list one of their own domain names for sale in the comment section. The lis...

Domain Investing 3 days ago

Hear.com in Escrow at Sedo

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I learned that Hear.com has been sold via Sedo. The domain name registrant is currently listed as Sedo, and the registrant email address is the one the company uses for its domain brokerage escrow service. The price for the domain name is not going to be shared due to a non-disclosure agreement. The seller of the domain name is a domain investment ...

Domain Investing 3 days ago

Sex.com Lawsuit: company demands domain name over copyright and trademark claims

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Company demands ownership of Sex.com to settle claims of trademark and copyright infringement. Sex.com is one of the most valuable and storied domain names of all time. A battle over its ownership has resulted in multiple lawsuits, a fugitive hunt and millions of dollars in transactions. The domain name most recently sold for $13 million […]

Domain Name Wire 3 days ago
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