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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Perfect numbers revisited
While there is a trend that treats every numeric domain as a coin of sorts, the truth is that not all numbers are created equal. In the course of a decade, I’ve invested in a limited amount of numeric domains in the original three TLDs, perhaps no more than 25 in total, maybe less. Selective […]
Acro - 12 hr 55 min ago
.Deals Has 400+ Registrations; Launches Tomorrow; Here are The More Interesting Domains
.Deals which launches into general availability tomorrow has over 400 registrations including Sunrise registrations by trademark holders and those who paid an extra fee to get early access to the domain name (EAP). I think its a good extension. Of course some of the better domains are reserved or on the ICANN collision list. So [R...
The Domains - 13 hr 5 min ago
T.R.A.F.F.I.C. Will Have A “Rick Schwartz Roast” (Price Goes Up On Friday)
The 10th anniversary T.R.A.F.F.I.C. show will feature the Opening Cocktail Party, the networking event that launched an industry back in 2004 to the Masquerade Ball and dinner to the Industry Awards Ceremony, special guest speakers and the “Rick Schwartz Roast” … Continue reading → - 13 hr 8 min ago
Why Brands Need to Pay Attention to Unregulated Domains
PLUS: Is dot-lawyer domain a good idea? Branding: The View From the Customer Perspective; Checking Back in on Domaining's Most Fascinating People; Fast-Growing Always Ad-Free Ello a Facebook Killer? Facebook Atlas A a Google killer? Facebook Launches Atlas, Extending Reach Across The Web ..and … Facebook's New People-Based Ad Technol...
The Frager factor - 13 hr 19 min ago
TRAFFIC Prices Increase Soon
The TRAFFIC conference in Miami in coming up in just a few weeks, and the prices for the conference pass and the hotel are going up soon. I received an email with some details about the price increase from Rick Schwartz, and I want to share it with you so you don’t miss out on the current rate. Here’s what Rick had to say... - 13 hr 46 min ago
How Uniregistry Can Put An End To Forgotten Domains
If you own more than a handful of domains there’s a good chance that they are spread across multiple registrars. As time goes by it is easy to lose track of where all your domains are registered and when each expires. Couple this with an old email address at one of your registrar accounts and […] - 14 hr 29 min ago
How to selectively assign sales leads on allows you to handle the sales inquiries you want and send the others to brokers. I use (DNS) to park most of my domain names because I like using their sales platform. DNS’ platform allows you to handle purchase inquiries on your own for no fee or assign a broker to handle your […]
Domain Name Wire - 14 hr 44 min ago
What have we learned from .com ? Could new gTLDs help create a cleaner and more resilient internet?
Phishing, malware, DNS highjacking .. almost all of us will have suffered from at least one of these abuses of the internet at some time or another, but with the new generic top-level domains (gTLDs), can we now build a unique, trusted internet space? I believe we can, and it will prove invaluable. Most of the new gTLDs have already ... - 14 hr 56 min ago
TRAFFIC 2014 extravaganza enters its final phase before launch
Start counting the days, because TRAFFIC 2014 in Miami, Florida is not too far away. The 10th anniversary of the original domain conference comes with a Halloween extravaganza, and a “Rick Schwartz Roast” that promises to remain in domainers’ memory for years to come. The price is set to increase by end of day this ... - 15 hr 2 min ago
First .Cymru And .Wales Domains Go Live Today
Today, the first .cymru and .wales websites will go live when Wales’ First Minister and the National Assembly’s Presiding Officer officially switch over the first tranche of websites to their new internet domains, marking a historic day in Wales’ digital … Continue reading → - 15 hr 6 min ago
Mainstream media: Covering the issue of domain theft helps the domain industry
When it comes down to coverage of any crime, media serve as the presenter of information; often, digging below the surface and acting as interrogators. Mainstream media covering the issue of domain theft have discovered untapped territory, and that’s a good thing for the domain industry. The information presented in yesterday&#... - 15 hr 24 min ago
eBay Inc. to Separate eBay and PayPal into Independent Publicly Traded Companies in 2015
Paypal to become a standalone company and trade on its own in 2015 Ebay announced today they will separate its core business and Paypal as two separate companies that will trade separately in the public market. eBay Inc. today said its Board of Directors, following a strategic review of the company’s growth strategies and structure, ... - 15 hr 50 min ago
News Corp Acquires Publicly Traded For $950M
News Corp has agreed to acquire Move, Inc. (NASDAQ:MOVE) “a leading online real estate business that brings consumers and Realtors® together to facilitate the sale and rental of real estate in the United States.” “The Move Network of websites, which also includes, reaches approximately 35 million people per...
The Domains - 16 hr 7 min ago
ICANN Issues Alert On The Latest Domain Name Renewal Phishing Scam
Last week I wrote about the latest email scam that is targeting domain name owners. Domain name owners receive an email with their details from whois data and a domain name that may or may not be expiring. The scam uses … Continue reading → - 17 hr 23 min ago
DomainShane’s BIG LIST of Domain Name Auction Picks: Tuesday 9/30
Last day of the month.  And you know what that means.  It means tomorrow is next month.  I had a good month but only because I put a list of names at Namejet up for sale and every one hit reserve except two.   And the reserves were solid reserves. A few were right at reserve which means I didn’t make a lot but there were a few ... - 18 hr 11 min ago
Daily Sales Recap 9-29-14 Busy Day of Five Figure Sales Led by at $28,555
Daily Sales Recap 9-29-14 Busy day with five figure sales everywhere you look, from NameJet to Go Daddy to Sedo there was a lot of action. The highest reported sale was at 22,500 Euros or $28,555. The seller was longtime Namepros .tv sub forum member Montechristos, congrats to him on a great sale. […] - 22 hr 30 min ago

Monday, September 29, 2014

Ad Buying to Reach $21 Billion; Einstein Nets $364.5 Million; $400 billion "Gross Loss"
Too many new companies and products have names that look like the results of a drunken Scrabble® game (Xobni, Svbtle, Doostang). Join ace naming consultant Alexandra Watkins for a free “ask me anything” session and get live advice... Is Elon Musk a Greater CEO Than Even Steve Jobs? The One Reason I Still Use Facebook and Why It's Wor...
The Frager factor - Monday, September 29, 2014 - 21:38
Two Articles Every Founder Should Read About Burn Rate
Startup burn rates are always a hot topic and over the last week some very big names in the startup world have weighed-in to share their opinions. Since I know my blog is read by more than just startup founders I guess now would be a good time to explain what burn rate is. Burn […] - Monday, September 29, 2014 - 21:0
Daily Domain Sales (9-28-2014): $2,444, $2,025
Not much to talk about today. I have been pretty busy on a new project and I sold another domain that is not in English and the buyer is from Europe. One domain on Friday and one today. Can’t be … Continue reading → - Monday, September 29, 2014 - 20:45
Watch out Silicon Valley – Washington, DC is the new high tech hotspot says
Driving through DC, I noticed new maroon flags waving from lampposts promoting something called “DigitalDC”. In small print on the flag was a web address. At first I couldn’t tell if I was having trouble reading the domain name, but then I got a good look. Yes, the URL for innovation in DC is […] - Monday, September 29, 2014 - 20:33

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