How To Stay Alive: The Challenges of Brick and Mortar in an Online World Because we buy and sell domains each day, most of us are more familiar with Internet based business than most people. But there is a daily transformation and battle to stay alive for the small local businesses that your visit locally. Each and every day consumers are spending more of their day online. Anyone that owns and runs a b...
DomainShane.com - 4 min ago
25 Years of the World Wide Web
We are approaching the 25 year anniversary of the World Wide Web, March 12, 1989. The New Zealand Herald did a pretty thorough piece today on how Tim Berners-Lee came up with the idea out of the blue and unrequested. The article is a good read, check it out here.
From the article:
March 12, 1989: British computer scientist...
The Domains - 24 min ago
Uniregistry to Launch Their Registrar on March 16 By: Raymond Hackney Frank Schilling has made it known that the launch of Uniregistrar, the domain registrar from Uniregistry (an advertiser) will be delayed and will officially launch on Sunday, March 16, 2014. There has been a team of 9 working on the registrar for 7 months, and they are now just putting the final touches on what Fr...
HybridDomainer.com - 1 hr 4 min ago
Uniregistry: Ready for Registrar launch next week Uniregistry is ready for the launch of its domain Registrar, which will occur sometime next week; the work is done and extensive testing is taking place. The launch will not happen tomorrow Monday, as initially projected. Given the expanded domain name space of gTLDs, projects as complex as a modern era Registrar require thoroughly r...
DomainGang.com - 1 hr 4 min ago
Would You Pay 100 Bucks for Dating.info? On Tuesday, I exchanged thoughts with some readers and tried to explain that despite the fact that let’s say .info is considered a failure by most domainers, certain domains definitely have reseller market value.
To do that, I asked one of my readers whether or not he would pay 100 bucks for Dating.info. He understood my
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The Frager factor - 3 hr 54 min ago
Weekend Musing Hello, happy Sunday, and welcome to my weekend musings. I just took the photo above while having breakfast with Daina on our patio. Yes, it looks like summer has come early and according to the weather report it’s going to be 81 degrees this afternoon. So, we’re heading off to Malibu for a day of […]
MorganLinton.com - 3 hr 57 min ago
SHANE’S BIG LIST: Sunday’s Domains at Auction or Dropping on March 9th, 2014 Some people have been saying that there will be less money coming into the aftermarket space because of the purchasing of the new gTLD. I certainly haven’t seen it as the names I like are going for more than ever. Names that I could have gotten for a few hundred are going for $600 plus. The only two types of names I have se...
DomainShane.com - 7 hr 33 min ago
Graceland .com owner: We are under siege! The owner of Graceland.com shared his frustration with the world, as soon as the UDRP was filed for the domain, by the estate of the late Elvis Presley. Titled “Graceland.com Is Under Siege“, the page describes in vivid detail the 19 year old history of Graceland.com, a domain that contains Biblical quotes: “Gracela...
Are Crypto-Currencies Here To Stay ? Google’s Director of Ideas Says Yes
Gregory Ferenstein wrote a post on Tech Crunch about the director of ideas from Google and his belief that crypto currencies are going to be a mainstay as we move forward.
Google Director of Ideas and former technology advisor to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Jared Cohen, says that digital “crypto-currencies” like Bitc...
The Domains - 19 hr 4 min ago
Domain Picks Dropping on Mar 9th 2014 With the rollout of all these new gTLDs I can’t help but think about what might happen with sales of my other domains, I know there is probably lots of money being invested in the domain space right now but I wonder if that money and interest will all go towards new gTLDs and...
DomainPicks.com - 19 hr 25 min ago
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The Frager factor - 20 hr 24 min ago
How Are You Tracking The New TLDs? Many people are spending a lot of time keeping track of what is happening with new TLDs. Consider the current status below: 37 new TLDs are available now for first-come, first-served registrations 59 Sunrise Periods are still in-process (44 are completed, 26 scheduled) 171 have been delegated into the Root Zone 327 have signed...