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BrandBar features attorney Karen J. Bernstein on today’s show

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Angela St. Julien continues to interview important people from the domain community, in a an hour long feature called "HappyHour Chat." This week, the BrandBar owner discusses domains and the law, with IP attorney Karen J. Bernstein, Bernstein IP Based in New York City, Karen Bernstein talks about her career and background as an attorney, the [R...

DomainGang 2 hours, 33 min ago

My Thoughts on Michael Rosenblum’s “Biggest Mistake”

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Michael Rosenblum has had a successful career as a television producer, and he shared a story in the Huffington Post to which many of us over the age of 30 (or so) can relate. In the article, Rosenblum recalls some of the domain names he could have owned back in 1992. An intern working with Rosenblum discussed how he could have a domain name for a ...

Domain Investing 2 hours, 56 min ago

Sedo Sales Total $1.4 million for the week, led by Ezpr.com

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Over the past week, 581 transactions took place on Sedo’s marketplace and via SedoMLS, totaling $1.4m. 50% of total sales were the result of Buy Now listings.     Highlights of public sales are: Top .com: ezpr.com at 14,500 USD Top ccTLD: moon.co at 6,000 GBP Top “other” TLD: legend.net at 13,000 USD   .COMs ezpr.com 14,500 USD […]

The Domains 3 hours, 32 min ago

Namejet & Sedo Weekly And Monthly Sales YRY.com $25K, NVL.com $7.5K

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Sedo and Namejet have released their weekly sales.     Namejet has released their February sales results of names over $2K and Sedo their weekly sales.  At Sedo, somebody got a good buy on NVL.com and a lot of people got some great sales.  Namejet had some great names come through with Buying.com taking the top spot and a whole lot of LLL...

Domain Shane 4 hours, 5 min ago

Mark of Excellence: Internet Top Level Domain .WhosWho Launches Today

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NEW YORK, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Twenty years ago, with the Internet in its infancy, it was understandable for high-achievers dedicated to their callings and immersed in vital endeavors to have a simple Hotmail account for personal use.  Today, nothing … Continue reading →

TNTNames.com 5 hours, 21 min ago

Radix Adds .Online to Growing Portfolio of New gTLDs - .CO.COM Happy With Year One Results

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Radix Registry is celebrating the addition of .online to their portfolio of solely owned new gTLDs that already includes .website and .host among others. Meanwhile, the .CO.COM registry reports growing momentum after ending their 1st year with over 10,000 registrations.

DNJournal 5 hours, 45 min ago

Timeline of Domain Extension Launch Dates, an Infographic

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Here's an awesome illustration of domain extensions and the timeline of their launch years… from .COM to many of the new TLDs.

DNSelect 7 hours, 7 min ago

GoDaddy Wins Top Honors in 2015 Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service

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GoDaddy Recognized for Service Excellence in the U.S. and International Markets March 02, 2015 05:36 PM Eastern Standard Time LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GoDaddy, the world’s largest technology provider dedicated to small business, was presented with a Gold Stevie Award in the … Continue reading →

TNTNames.com 7 hours, 36 min ago

Hillary Clinton Used Her Own Domain to Conduct Communications – ClintonEmail.com

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The Washington Post and New York Times covered a story on former First Lady Hillary Clinton and the domain name ClintonEmail.com. It seems that on the day of her Senate hearings she registered the domain name ClintonEmail.com. This is important because only official government email accounts have their content retained under the Federal Records Act...

The Domains 7 hours, 49 min ago

Last week’s NameJet Expired Domain Sales

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Joseph Peterson details recent expired domain name sales at NameJet. After a couple of weeks during which Chinese purchases topped the expired domain auction list at NameJet, English is back. In the driver's seat sits an exact-match domain that defines a ubiquitous commercial category: SignPrinting.com ($4.9k). ChicagoDivorce.com ($2.8k) called sho...

Domain Name Wire 7 hours, 50 min ago

Namejet.com Reports Over $600,000 In Domain Name Sales In February

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Namejet.com released its domain name sales for February for domains that sold for $2,000 or more. The total of such sales is just short of $615,000. Here are the sales:   Domain Name Amount buying.com $69,200.00 yry.com $25,022.00 xixia.com $19,488.00 quk.com $14,301.00 newlogic.com $12,600.00 yuchu.com $11,904.00 gqt.com $11,800.00 ndq.com $1...

The Domains 9 hours, 24 min ago

Google Might Not Like Your Naturally Generated Links

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Julie Joyce wrote a very interesting article on Search Engine Land about an hour ago on Google and natural links. We always tend to think of natural links as the prize or reward for creating engaging content. You didn't pay for them, you did not manipulate the system, someone just liked your content and either […]

The Domains 9 hours, 39 min ago

Domain Movers: Hem.com, Mode.com & More

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Today we have a heavy hitters list of corporate domain name movers, registration and more by companies many of you are aware of! Some big, expensive domain names are in today's list and most of these sales would go unreported otherwise… so here we go! EmpiresAndAllies.com has been acquired for a currently unknown MarkMonitor client. The domai...

Dot Weekly 9 hours, 50 min ago

February’s top 5 stories: Taylor Swift, Rangers and Google

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Taylor Swift's strange domain name registration was the most popular story on Domain Name Wire last month. February was a very cold and snowy month for much of the northern hemisphere, but a few domain name stories heated things up a bit. Here are the top five stories on Domain Name Wire last month: 1. […]

Domain Name Wire 10 hours, 51 min ago

This week’s new TLDs: .WhosWho and 4 EAPs

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There aren't many who's registering this new domain name. Only one non-brand new top level domain name goes live this week in general availability, and it's a rather unique one. .Whoswho went live yesterday. It appears to have only gotten about a dozen registrations on its first day and only has 22 names in the […]

Domain Name Wire 11 hours, 51 min ago

Fab.com and assorted business was sold for more than $15 million dollars

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Fab.com, an e-commerce portal once valued at up to $1 billion USD has been sold. PCH International, a design and manufacturing company, is extending its reach into direct to market sales, by acquiring Fab.com and its assorted business. The price was rumored to be "up to $15 million" initially, but it's expected to be much […] Copyright Domain...

DomainGang 12 hours, 49 min ago

The Walking Dead: Grantville city buildings for sale on eBay!

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If you're a huge fan of The Walking Dead series – hello, Tia Wood – and want to diversify your domain investments by grabbing a commercial piece of land used in Season 3 of the popular series, now it's your chance. Nine buildings in downtown Grantville, Georgia, are up for sale on eBay, with a […] Copyright DomainGang

DomainGang 13 hours, 16 min ago

Infographic With All Domain Extensions

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Christopher Hofman Laursen, Managing Partner at European Domain Centre, shared this infographic below which shows a timeline of all available domain name extensions. This month marks the 30th anniversary of .com (March 15th to be exact), and you can see the domain endings that followed .com on this illustrated timeline. There are now over 800 domai...

Domain Investing 13 hours, 20 min ago

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

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 If you could have a million dollars cash or 25.com which one would you take?  For me it's an easy choice.  But you would have the million dollars in hand, ready to get working on the next investment.  Could you put it into a stock and triple it by the time you sell 25.com?  That's the question.  What's the value of cash vs potential.  I'll take th...

Domain Shane 14 hours, 47 min ago

Live gTLD .reise sold at auction

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The first auction of a live new gTLD resulted in a sale, I can reveal. Dotreise's .reise, which is German for ".travel", changed hands in an auction managed by Applicant Auction last Friday. Unfortunately, I haven't been able to identify the winning bidder or the winning bid, but the winner's identity will inevitably be revealed […] Related ...

DomainIncite.com 16 hours, 8 min ago

Tucows and Namecheap exit $14m .online deal

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Tucows and Namecheap have both pulled out of their joint venture with Radix to run the .online registry. Tucows revealed the move, which will see Radix run .online solo, in a press release yesterday. Both Tucows and Namecheap are registrars, whereas Radix is pretty much focused on being a registry nowadays. While financial terms have […] Rel...

DomainIncite.com 16 hours, 18 min ago

More security issues prang ICANN site

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ICANN has revealed details of a security problem on its web site that could have allowed new gTLD registries to view data belonging to their competitors. The bug affected its Global Domains Division customer relationship management portal, which registries use to communicate with ICANN on issues related to delegation and launch. ICANN took GDD down...

DomainIncite.com 16 hours, 32 min ago

3 Reasons Why I Am Attending NamesCon

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We need NamesCon and I am attending the conference for that very reason. Although the domain space is fairly small, in reality it really isn't that small. Yes, all of

Jason Thompson 20 hours, 20 min ago

Discount Tickets to THE Domain Conference Look Like a Great Deal After Our Visit to the Venue

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We just came back from South Florida where we thoroughly explored the Fort Lauderdale resort where the inaugural edition of THE Domain Conference will be held in September. It is a fabulous venue that makes the introductory $349 registration fee an absolute steal.

DNJournal 1 day ago

THE Domain Conference & NamesCon: Are You Attending?

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There are two US-based domain industry conferences taking place within the next 12 months, and both are offering special rates to entice attendees to sign up in advance. I am curious about whether you plan to attend one, both, or neither of these industry conferences. Howard Neu sent me an email this morning to announce a special price on conferenc...

Domain Investing 1 day ago

Purpose.ca Leads the Way at February 25 .CA TBR Drop

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DomainReport.ca The last .ca TBR drop in February featured a total of 116 domains that were caught.  That was a pretty average week for .ca drop catches, with a few good domains noted. There were also a couple of .ca domain sales reported last week, and those were: Foyers.ca  -  $2,000 US  -  sold at Sedo CCGR.ca  -  $730 US  -  sold at Sedo F...

DomainReport.ca 1 day ago

THE Domain Conference offers special pricing

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Discounted tickets available for two weeks. The inaugural THE Domain Conference, Howard Neu's follow up to TRAFFIC, takes place this coming September. Compared to TRAFFIC, the show is very inexpensive. And it's even less expensive if you buy a ticket now. THE Domain Conference is offering passes for only $349 until March 15. To get […]...

Domain Name Wire 1 day ago

2 panelists say RDNH, other says domain name should be transferred

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How did one panelist think a domain should be transferred when the other two say the case was brought in bad faith? It's fairly rare that a panelist files a dissenting opinion in a UDRP. Usually a three person panel comes to the same conclusion, although occasionally you'll see a dissent. But a recent decision […]

Domain Name Wire 1 day ago

EasyGroup Owner of Easy Jet Found Guilty of Reverse Domain Name Hijacking

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EasyGroup Limited of London which owns Easy Jet, was just found guilty of Reverse Domain Name Hijacking (RNDH) on the domain name easygroup.com from Easy Group Holdings Limited of Kowloon, Hong Kong, The three member UDRP panel split in its decision as panelist Jane Lambert did not agree in the finding of RDNH Here are […]

The Domains 1 day ago

Namescon & THE Domain Conference Discounting Tixs But just for a Little Bit

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Namescon 2016 special $199 registration rate ends at 4pm EST, or three hours from publication and is 80% off the price of a full priced ticket. So far more than 200 people have taken advantage of this special offer. NamesCon 2016 will be held on January 10 to January 13, 2016 at The Tropicana hotel […]

The Domains 1 day ago

Nigerian Senator wants to protect us from ‘419 scam’ fraudsters

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We all detest spam, and even if it supposedly arrives from multi-billionaire, Bill Gates, such scam emails are a waste of time. The fun side of it lies in the extent that such email fraudsters go, to devise legitimate-sounding situations. One such fun example is this email we received from a supposed Nigerian Senator. This […] Copyright Domai...

DomainGang 1 day ago

Donuts Beats Richemont To the New gTLD .Jewelry To Go With .Diamonds

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Donuts has won the new gTLD .Jewelry to go with its .Diamonds new gTLD beating Richemont Richemont DNS Inc. is the wholly owned subsidiary of Compagnie Financière Richemont S.A, the prominent Swiss luxury goods holding company, submitted 14 applications for new gTLD's of which they now have now withdrawn 4 including .Love For those not […]...

The Domains 1 day ago

Wearables.com: Benefits of a great domain name with Luis Rincon – DNW Podcast #22

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How a category-defining domain name creates instant credibility. Domain name investors know that great domain names offer a number of benefits to the companies that use them. In this episode, Wearables.com co-founder Luis Rincon gives concrete examples of how using a category-defining domain name has helped his company get instant credibility plus ...

Domain Name Wire 1 day ago

.PORN Comes To The Internet

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ICM Registry Announces Start of TMCH Sunrise Period for Trademark Holders to Register .PORN and .ADULT Names PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — ICM Registry, the registry operator for the .XXX top-level domain (TLD) announces today .PORN and … Continue reading →

TNTNames.com 1 day ago

.App and .Blog – a look at domain name registration numbers

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Both terms are popular in existing domain name registrations. Google bought rights to the .App top level domain name last week for a whopping $25 million. Also last month, .Blog sold for an unknown number that was certainly 8 figures. App and Blog are certainly very popular terms, and they're frequently found in newly-registered .com […]...

Domain Name Wire 1 day ago

Domainer ‘sherpa’ Ian Clark plants dot .XYZ flag atop Mt. Kilimanjaro!

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Canadian domain investor Ian Clark might have two metal knees, but his psyche is made out of steel as well. If climbing a flight of stairs is a task to some, Ian ascended Mt. Kilimanjaro, the tallest mountain in Africa and the highest free-standing mountain in the world. And he has the photos to prove […] Copyright DomainGang

DomainGang 1 day ago

Publicly Traded BIMobject Acquires The Matching .Com Of Its Stock Symbol BIM.com

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Publicly traded company BIMobject announced today that the company have acquired the top level domain name BIM.COM. The company is traded on the NASDAQ OMX exchange as BIM "Acquiring BIM.COM is an exciting step toward increasing our market penetration. BIM.COM is an under utilised asset that we can unlock to reach its full potential", says, […...

The Domains 1 day ago

.Porn & .Adult new gTLD Sunrise Period Opened Today: Live Registrations Set For June 4th

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ICM Registry, the registry operator for the .XXX top-level domain (TLD) announces today .PORN and .ADULT are now available for the next thirty days to trademark holders who are registered in the Trademark Clearinghouse (TMCH). Domain Names are available on a first come, first serve basis to those with validated marks in the TMCH. During […]

The Domains 1 day ago

Z.Com Trade Launches Today

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In November of 2014, it was announced that the one letter Z.com domain name was sold by Nissan North America for JPY800 million, which was worth just under $6.8 million USD at the time of the sale. The buyer was a Japanese company called GMO Internet Group. According to an article written by Avi Mizrahi and published this morning on ForexMagnates.c...

Domain Investing 1 day ago

Yahoo Search Share Dips for February – Google Stands at 78.7% according to StatCounter

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Danny Sullivan discussed the February search share stats on Search Engine Land. Yahoo dipped after posting gains in the previous two months. The dip wasn't that big but the company had some good momentum going over the previous two months. The data from StatCounter shows: Google: 78.7% (+0.1%) Yahoo: 10.1% (-0.1%) Bing: 9.8% (+0.1%) From the [̷...

The Domains 1 day ago

NamesCon 2016 pre-registrations surpass 200 already!

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The discounted offer by NamesCon founder, Richard Lau produced some great results over the weekend. More than 200 people took advantage of the hefty discount, registering for NamesCon 2016 for only $199 dollars; a savings of $800 as compared to pricing at the door. For a domain conference that is scheduled for January 10th, 2016 […] Copyright...

DomainGang 1 day ago

Domain Movers: Neatly.com + Company Domain Hand Reg’s

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A little bit of a special addition of domain movers on this Sunday evening. Weekends are a bit slower for domain movers by large companies. All my data is obtained "the day after" it actually happens due to the vast amount of data that needs to be obtained, so I am seeing "Saturday" movements today for an example. Monday's are really slow, as not m...

Dot Weekly 2 days ago

ConnectingNYC.org releases some statistics on Dot Nyc – 72,103 Domains Sold

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ConnectingNyc.org posted an article on the status of how things are doing so far with the Dot Nyc extension. The article went on to say there were two ways to measure the success of an extension. The standard way of success using metric and statistical data, and the other was to look at how it […]

The Domains 2 days ago

My Sunday Funday

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A little over a week has gone by without me publishing a blog entry. I had a feeling this was going to happen. It is safe to say that I

Jason Thompson 2 days ago

How Many New gTLD Registrations Will There be by the End of 2015 ?

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The number of new gtld registrations stood at approximately 3.7 million to close out 2014. Our poll question for March is where do you see that number for 2015 ? The poll just went up and we did provide for choices that would show a contraction, so far half of the very small sample size […]

The Domains 2 days ago

Domain Flips (FOJ.com, 6UN.com, Keyboards.net) and Flops (Faru.com, Hairsprays.com) from NameBio

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Below is another look at a few recent domain flips and flops, with data courtesy of the smart guys over at NameBio. Flips Keyboards.net sold for $4,500 USD recently at Flippa, vs $1,001 USD on a few weeks earlier at GoDaddy. This is an interesting one to see a tech-related domain being picked up and then immediately flipped for over 4x to the histo...

Domain Shane 2 days ago

Sunday Thoughts and Updates

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Now that we have a baby and an almost three year old, there aren't really anymore lazy Sundays for me anymore. I can't say that I miss those days all that much, but I wouldn't mind sleeping in once in a while Here are some thoughts, updates, and news for the weekend. As always, you are welcome to share your own thoughts and/or news if you'd like to...

Domain Investing 2 days ago

Flippa – A Look Forward: VitaminOutlet.com, Wildly.com, Racing.info Hit Reserve. LOV.com, Scold.com

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Reserve Met and Will Sell Racing.info – The .com sold for an estimated "at least half a million dollars". The .info is currently at 0.03% of that price. VitaminOutlet.com – Other two-word vitamin domains that have sold include VitaminWarehouse.com for $5,900 and VitaminCenter.com for $35,000. Real bricks & mortar business use this n...

Domain Shane 2 days ago

My Internet Neutrality nightmare

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It must have been something I ate last night; either the filet mignon was from beef grown on GMO grains, or the sauteed mushrooms were not brushed clean properly. Now, I don't toss and turn during my sleep, the dawn finds me tucked in place the way I went to bed, like a wrapped candy […] Copyright DomainGang

DomainGang 2 days ago
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