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Not everyone agrees with GoDaddy’s decision and Google has a lot of work ahead

August 15th, 2017 Comments off

One of the more prominent domain stories to be discussed in the mainstream has been the game of hot potato being played with The Daily Stormer domain and website. GoDaddy hosted the site and finally made the decision to tell the registrant to transfer their domain out. The Verge reported: Just hours after being dropped […]

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Be careful of potential Payoneer phishing email

July 29th, 2017 Comments off

Be careful if you use Payoneer of a phishing attempt going on. I received an email from what looks to be Payoneer. But when I look at the bottom of the email, it says: Note: If clicking Continue fails, please click the entire link below : http://payouts.payoneer.com/PayoutPage/Gateway.aspx?PD=9SJ14f39L91DKM8Y    Continue But when I place my cursor […]

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Our Post About Namejet’s PR On Shill Bidding From 2009: “What Happened At SnapNames Could Not Happen Here”

July 22nd, 2017 Comments off

I was looking back through some posts over the years that we wrote relating to the SnapNames bidding Scandal and found this one which I wrote arising from a  from November 2009 press release  by Namejet. Our post was entitled “Namejet Plays The “This Can’t Happen To Us” Card & That’s Troubling”. We cautioned Namejet […]

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.Africa Added Over 1,000 Domain Registrations in Landrush At A Premium Prices Since the Close Of Sunrise

July 5th, 2017 Comments off

  The new domain name extension .Africa has added over 1,000 domain registrations since the close of Sunrise in a period known as Landrush. According to the zone file I pulled today there are over 1,000 new domain names since the Sunrise period closed on June 2nd. July 3rd started the last and cheapest phase […]

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Where is your favorite place to sell domain names?

June 30th, 2017 Comments off

There are a multitude of places to sell your domains names. Popular aftermarket sites like Sedo and Afternic have been around for years. GoDaddy gives sellers a variety of ways to sell, from 7 day auctions to premium listings. Specialty sites such as BrandBucket and Brandroot offer sellers of brandable domains a boutique experience to […]

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Verisign: The Number of .Com Domain Registration Pass 129 Million For 1st Time

June 27th, 2017 Comments off

According to Verisign (VRSN) which operates the .Com registry,  the number of .Com domain names in the Domain Name Base has passed 129 Million for the 1st time. The number of .Com domain names in the Domain Name Base passed 128 Million for the 1st time in September 2016. The number of .Com domain passed […]

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Hy.org – a very nice tribute by Rick Schwartz

June 22nd, 2017 Comments off

While doing some research on LL.org names I came across Hy.org. The domain is actually owned by Rick Schwartz and is a digital tribute to his Father, Hy. Rick put the site up 18 years ago this July 7th. Rick bought the name for $400 on Ebay. Very cool on Rick’s part using a 5 […]

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Father’s Day $500 Blowout

June 17th, 2017 Comments off

As tomorrow is Father’s Day I decided to put up a $500 blowout post, sell a name, buy Dad a gift. This post should be used to sell a name where you are making some money with no commission, and leave a little for the next buyer. So this post is for .com only and […]

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New gTLD .Africa Closes It’s Sunrise Period With Over 930 Domain Registrations

June 5th, 2017 Comments off

The long awaited and much contested new domain extension .Africa just closed its Sunrise period on June 2nd and according to the zone file there are over 930 domain name registrations. It appears a Sunrise domain name cost somewhere around $200 depending on the registrar. The Sunrise period is opened to those trademark holders registered […]

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Full list from the $500 blowout

May 30th, 2017 Comments off

We had a pretty active $500 sales post over the weekend, some names got sold including HotelOption.com, JumpYou.com and HolidayBaby.com. Many people asked if I could put together the full list and list it in a post so they could scan easier for potential purchases. So here is the full list: SilverRate.com – 500 AloeCare.com […]

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