DomainShane’s BIG LIST of Domain Name Auction Picks: Monday 9/1 Raymond Hackney of TheDomains.com had a nice article asking what his reader’s opinions of whether numerics are going up from here. I tried to post a comment but didn’t make it through so I’ll say it here. The answer in my opinion is Yes. Posted were the top numeric sales from 4.cn and after only a few months old...
DomainShane.com - Monday, September 1, 2014 - 7:45
Daily Domain Picks 9-1-14 Now that summer is over we will get back in the groove here with some daily picks. In addition to NameJet and Go Daddy I will also include Flippa auctions closing for the day if something is attractive. Go Daddy Auctions ElegantCars.com – 12 year old domain – 110 exact searches (GAKP) CougarTennis.com – 6 […]
TLDInvestors.com - Monday, September 1, 2014 - 7:21
This Week’s New gTLD Launches Another busy week for new gTLDs: one landrush phase, four Early Access Program phases and nine General Availability phase.
The days we should keep an eye on are Wednesday (September 03) and Friday (September 05).
First of all, there will be one landrush on Wednesday:
Next, the Early Access Program will start for the fo...
Domaining Tips - Monday, September 1, 2014 - 5:58
Sedo Numeric Auction Starts Wednesday 49 extensions represented On Wednesday Sedo will start its numeric auction of 265 domain names that run the gamut of super quality to wait what ? There will be 49 different extensions represented including .mobi, .enterprises and .name. Here is the list of extensions: asia be berlin bg bid bike biz cab cards ch club cn co co.com […]
DomainSherpa.com - Monday, September 1, 2014 - 3:5
Exclusive interview with Peter Kay, owner of Twitch.com When we broke the news of the huge purchase of Twitch by Amazon to the domainer community, some appeared shocked by our statement that Twitch .com has become a seven figure domain name. The $970 million dollar all-cash purchase of Twitch and Twitch.tv is indisputably a punch in the face of Google, that also was […]
DomainGang.com - Monday, September 1, 2014 - 0:4
Sunday, August 31, 2014
Daily Sales Recap 8-31-14 Udoo.com sells for $1,726 on NameJet Daily Sales Recap 8-31-14 There were a few LL.co.uk domains that were closing today on NameJet, the three I was following did not meet reserves. NF.co.uk had a high bid of $3,000, that was followed by NG.co.uk at $2,001 and LJ.co.uk only got bid up to $700. I can see someone wanting more and $5,000 […]
TLDInvestors.com - Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 23:31
Weekend Musings – Techstars Demo Day The last two weeks have probably been the busiest weeks of our entire lives as we prepare for what’s coming on Wednesday – Techstars Demo Day. As many of you know, we have been going through the Techstars startup accelerator here in Austin. Techstars is the #1 startup accelerator in the world and has a […]
MorganLinton.com - Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 23:10
The Evolution of Domain Parking Domain parking is dead and should have been buried a long, long time ago. This is what I see written in domain forums over and over again. I’m left with two questions, “Why hasn’t it died?” and “What’s next?”
There are a number of reasons why domain parking hasn’t died and the first being that domain investors continue to support the...
OnlineDomain.com - Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 21:16
Domain Picks Dropping on Sep 1st 2014 This is a Sunday, Labor Day Weekend, last weekend of summer vacation, last day of another month, lite version of a post. Did you ever get a great idea and register like a dozen or 100 domain names based on the theme? I have...
DomainPicks.com - Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 20:35
Claude Dauman Joins The Writing Staff I am pleased to announce that Claude Dauman from Domains 90210 will be joining TLD Investors as a writer. Claude Dauman has been an active member of the online community for almost 20 years, having launched his first online businesses in 1996. One of those businesses, an online apparel retailer, grew to become a leader […]
So When Does Amazon Buy Twitch.com ? Twitch.tv was purchased this week by Amazon for $970 million, the little experiment that grew out of Justin.tv has become a major player in online video. For a long it was rumored that Google would acquire Twitch. Now we know it is Amazon and two questions remain, 1) When will Amazon buy Twitch.com ? and […]
Stolen at GoDaddy and sold at Ename: TX2.com is a stolen domain – Part 2 Yesterday we unveiled how TX2.com is a stolen domain name, currently in the hands of a China based registrant. After contacting its legitimate owner, Mr. Sean O’Carroll, he explained to us how despite being a neighbor to GoDaddy’s HQ in Arizona, little was done since he filed a report late last year. TX2.com was ...
DomainGang.com - Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 16:11
22 GoDaddy Discount Codes I’ll be sharing 22 discount codes with you guys today, 10 of them should work worldwide (as opposed to only for customers from the US/Canada) and as far as the remaining 12 are concerned, I’m not sure.
Didn’t use any of them myself, so I can’t guarantee they’ll work.
Some people are reporting that certai...
Domaining Tips - Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 15:35
Exclusive: GoDaddy Rubber Chicken “hands on” review We recently saw a Facebook offer from GoDaddy advertising a 99 cent .COM domain, or the option to get a quality rubber chicken for the same price. Such novel offerings are quite rare, and we could not turn down the opportunity to get the GoDaddy rubber chicken instead. After we placed the order at GoDaddy.com […]
The Frager factor - Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 10:22
Will There Be Plural / Singular New gTLDs in Round 2 I think it’s pretty safe to assume that ICANN will eventually approve a second round of new gTLD applications. I don’t know when round 2 will happen, but if I was going to place a wager, I would bet there will be at least one subsequent round of applications. I was thinking about what types of new extensions might make up...
DomainInvesting.com - Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 9:32