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Relentlessness : A chief characteristic of the Uniregistry brokers
Closing on a five figure domain deal via Uniregistry’s domain marketplace isn’t new to me; I’ve been using the platfo...
Acro - Friday, November 15, 2019 - 10:49
Ten years later : How “Friday Funnies” became DomainGang
Keeping a personal blog for a decade is easy, one can write whenever they have the time, or the inspiration – or the need to shar...
Acro - Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 11:53
Domain buyers: Strike while the iron is hot
The majority of my domain buyers are corporations, start ups, and companies in stealth mode. I’m pretty sure the occasional proxy...
Acro - Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 16:50
Another ridiculous attempt to justify a lowball domain offer
During the past 20 years, I’ve seen a lot of attempts to justify making lowball offers for a domain name in my portfolio. The mos...
Acro - Friday, September 6, 2019 - 14:59
Domain negotiations with the Arab world
Arabic speakers account for more than 4% of the world, and almost 320 million people. The Arab culture is a mosaic of local traditions,...
Acro - Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 13:29
Rub.com : Finally, a domain investor takes the right development approach
When you own a quality generic domain name, such as Rub.com, it’s important not to erase its potential. Generic domains that aren...
Acro - Monday, August 26, 2019 - 9:44
Flexibility in domain name negotiations : Sign of graciousness, or weakness?
When negotiating on a domain, the field is open wide. It’s like a chessboard with two armies, the White and the Black. The game, ...
Acro - Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 18:17
“Domain names aren’t nearly important nowadays”
The commercial registration and use of domain names goes back to the early 1990’s. Since 1995, domain registrations are paid for,...
Acro - Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 18:48
Thank you, Jeff Gabriel
Jeff Gabriel announced his departure from Uniregistry, earlier today. Those of us that were made aware of this personal decision a few ...
Acro - Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 12:42
Shift the paradigm : Clueless realtors and domain names
A lot of domain investors facilitate domain sales basing their approach on how the real estate market operates. While there are similar...
Acro - Tuesday, July 16, 2019 - 15:5
GoDaddy : Openly ignoring the BIN price and using the client as an excuse
In May I wrote about how GoDaddy continues to send unsolicited offers for domains that are listed for sale on other marketplaces, with ...
Acro - Monday, July 1, 2019 - 13:13
GoDaddy continues to pester domain owners with “offers” that ignore the BIN
I wrote about this issue before, and it’s obvious that GoDaddy and its team of brokers don’t really care. At the very least...
Acro - Friday, May 17, 2019 - 10:56
Scammers using Bitcoin in an effort to steal domain names
During the past two weeks I experienced two attempts by scammers to steal domain names, by offering payments in cryptocurrency. These B...
Acro - Monday, April 22, 2019 - 15:15
Domain offers : I can do $X,XXX tonight only
When receiving offers for domain names, the exchange can become progressively interesting as negotiations unfold. Domain offers are oft...
Acro - Monday, March 18, 2019 - 11:5
Old domains : From hand-registration to sale, 17 years later
Between 2001 – 2003 I was perusing dropped domain lists provided by one of the best paid-for services at the time, DomainsBot. Hu...
Acro - Monday, March 4, 2019 - 10:36

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