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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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Look out Domain King this guy says he has a $200 million portfolio

May 29th, 2017 Comments off

I hope everyone in the U.S. is enjoying the Memorial Day holiday, and hope everyone else is having a pleasant day as well. Here is one of the more interesting new threads today, a member at Namepros valuing their portfolio at $200 million. It is not a comic thread or parody. Needless to say the […]

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$500 weekend blowout

May 26th, 2017 Comments off

Well a month ago our $1,000 post was very successful, a number of sales took place and it brought about members engaging with one another to get some deals done below the stated price as well. The last couple sales posts did not do as well, there were a couple sales at $1,500 which was […]

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.Art Gets 3K Domain Registrations on 1st Day of General Availability

May 11th, 2017 Comments off

According to the .Art registry during the first 24 hours of general availability which started yesterday, over 3,000 .Art domain names were purchased/registered. Of those about 95% were “standard” domains  e.g., personal names of people and organizations, while the rest belonged to the .ART inventory of word and word combinations. While the personal names are mostly sold at […]

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You never let someone else control your business

May 9th, 2017 Comments off

As a domain owner you have enough to deal with from ICANN moves to price increases. You never ever develop anything of importance to you on someone else’s property. Use social media and other apps to feed your website, but the CentralNic retirement of several LL.com domains illustrates why you never trust anyone else with […]

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What do you have for sale ? $1,500 max

May 5th, 2017 Comments off

Well two week’s ago our $1,000 post was very successful, a number of sales took place and it brought about members engaging with one another to get some deals done below the stated price as well. The $3,000 post no so much, there were a couple sales but not at $3,000. Just picking a name […]

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A list of what people spammed Rick Schwartz this week

April 30th, 2017 Comments off

So the @DomainKing stirred things up this past week asking people to spam him their domains on Twitter. Rick started out with a $5k max and moved onto $25K and then finished up with $100K max. Someone here might see something they like and they can post a comment, I will track down the Twitter […]

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