DomainShane’s BIG LIST of Domain Name Auction Picks: Wednesday 9/17 Yesterday during negotiations I was presented an offer from a potential buyer of one of my domains. $250 plus 5% ownership of new company formed and 25% of revenues for the first 5 years. I have to admit it could be a big offer but I also know that everyone has big plans for their domain. And those big plans often fail to material...
Daily Sales Recap 9-16-14 iKT.com sells for $16,000 on NameJet Daily Sales Recap 9-16-14 KFZ24.de sold for 11,500 Euros, KFZ looks to have some meaning related to car in German. The site currently points to Sedo. Ventures.co sold for $3,000 the site has a holding page that states, “we build startups and invest in talent.” iKT.com sold for $16,000 on NameJet, regged since 1997 and [...
TLDInvestors.com - Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 4:11
Tuesday Was .Vegas Day & A Big Celebration Was Held At Las Vegas City Hall The City of Las Vegas held a very cool launch ceremony for Dot Vegas at Las Vegas city hall today. Namescon.Vegas was the very first domain activated by .Vegas after Nic.Vegas (Nic.is the first domain activated by every new gTLD registry) Richard Lau and and Jothan Franks of Namescon were on hand to […]
The Domains - Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 1:28
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
"I Bought A Domain From A Squatter. It Was Painful But Had To Be Done." Jason is following in the footsteps of smart journalists who realize print is dying and a domain name offers them their own soap box, their own "broadcast station" with worldwide reach. We put a Tweet into Jason to try to learn more about the domain acquisition and the identity of the so called "squatter" who is located in British Co...
The Frager factor - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 22:12
OnlineDomain.com - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 19:43
Domain Picks Dropping on Sep 17th 2014 I am sure most of you get lots of emails offering domains for sale like I do, I have been getting them for years, if I own *******.com I get emails that I should buy *******.cn or *******.whatever, generally I recognize these as solicitations because...
DomainPicks.com - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 18:47
DomainGang.com - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 17:24
Afilias and DotGreen Community Partner To Support The .Green New gTLD DotGreen Community, Inc. and Afilias announced today their partnership supporting the .green Top Level Domain (TLD). .Green is touted as “the world’s first TLD for the growing green economy, businesses, social and environmental initiatives.” The .green TLD is as inclusive … Continue reading →
OnlineDomain.com - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 17:8
One of the Worst Weeks for New gTLDs Thus Far As mentioned yesterday, 8 new gTLDs had the start of their GA phase scheduled for today and the results are downright awful.
Konstantinos noticed that 6 of them have less than 2,000 domains combined after the first day of General Availability:
Another one, Dot Vegas, has...
Domaining Tips - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 16:24
Screw Tube: After Google's 45% Cut, Here Are The Richest You Tube Stars PLUS: Hitting the Bull’s-eye Requires a Target; Building a Brand Through Quality;Content Marketing: Much More Than Broadcasting Web Copy; The 8 Secret Places to Find the Best Stock Images; Microsoft Bought in Minecraft What It Could Never Make Itself; The $3.2 Billion Man: Can Google's Newest Star Outsmart Apple? and The father of lo...
The Frager factor - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 15:56
Sedo Transactions Total Just $1M As Baltic.Cruises Tops The List at $25,000 Over the past week, 543 transactions took place on Sedo’s marketplace and via SedoMLS, totaling $1 Million 49% of total sales were the result of Buy Now listings. Highlights of public sales are: · Top .coms: kiel.com at 19,500 EUR · Top ccTLD: bs.tv at 15,000 USD · Top “other” TLD: baltic.cruises at 25,000 USD […]
The Domains - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 15:55
Just Added: Nine New TLD Delegations Nine new TLD Delegations have been published on Calzone. Calzone allows you to subscribe to any TLD phase, category, or script. If you subscribe to Calzone, you will receive tailored alerts in your mailbox. Free subscriptions also include calendar updates automatically sent to your personal calendar on your computer, smart phone, ...
MorganLinton.com - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 15:9
DotGreen is back from the dead DotGreen Community, a popular but unsuccessful applicants for the .green gTLD, has been resurrected to manage the marketing for the successful applicant, Afilias. It appears that Afilias, which won .green at auction against two other applicants in late February, is essentially outsourcing the marketing of .green to DotGreen. DotGreen...
DomainIncite.com - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 15:8
Domain Obituary: Carlos González is a dead(beat) domainer This is a Domain Obituary for Carlos González, with an email address of email@example.com and a phone number in Mexico +5215534115001, from the IP 188.8.131.52 On September 1st, 2014, after placing an offer of $2,500 which was accepted on Domain Name Sales, Carlos González unfortunately did not follow up with payment at Esc...
DomainGang.com - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 14:41
GoDaddy Releases 2 New TV Commercials (videos) GoDaddy launched a new 2014 advertising campaign with 2 new television commercials, online and print advertising and social media engagements. The rollout is part of GoDaddy’s overall mission to target small business owners. The new fall campaign follows the company’s … Continue reading →
OnlineDomain.com - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 14:37
DotGreen Community is back! Group that promoted .green domain name for years is back at the table. Remember DotGreen Community, the company that wanted to run the .green top level domain name but gave up in the face of competition? The company never really went away, but it famously gave up its bid to run .green after determining it […]
Domain Name Wire - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 14:27
Kathy Nielsen Leaves Sedo to Join Dot Green Kathy Nielsen worked at Sedo for nearly seven years in a variety of roles, most recently as VP Business Development in Sedo’s Registry Services group. I noticed a change on Kathy’s LinkedIn page, and she is now listed as Executive Director of Registry Operations and Channel Relations at Dot Green Community, Inc. I reached...
DomainInvesting.com - Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 14:10