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YouTube’s Co-Founder Chad Hurley: “Domains are the Original Digital Store of Value”
Co-founder and former CEO of YouTube, Chad Hurley, has been tweeting prolifically about domain names in recent days. He first told his ...
JamesNames.com - Saturday, January 16, 2021 - 7:24
What’s the Deal? A Registrar Switch or a Bulk Domain Sale? ZD.com, Download.com, and Upload.com A...
The ZD.com domain name has been synonymous with publisher ZDNet for many years, but now it has been sold. Founded in 1991, ZDNet is one...
JamesNames.com - Friday, January 15, 2021 - 12:30
Posh Virtual Receptionists Launches on Posh.com
It’s difficult to start a report like this without filling it with cliches about the value of premium, single-word .COM domains and the...
JamesNames.com - Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 13:47
GoDaddy’s NameFind Acquires Another Portfolio
Domain consultant and researcher Jamie Zoch recently noticed that GoDaddy’s NameFind brand became the registrant of a sizable num...
JamesNames.com - Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 12:6
Parler.com Moves to Epik
The domain name Parler.com, which was pendingTransfer, has now moved from DomainHost to registrar Epik. Social network Parler has been ...
JamesNames.com - Monday, January 11, 2021 - 13:58
Parler.com is On the Move After Amazon Pulls It’s Web Hosting Services
Social network Parler has been making headlines in the last few days. After reported complaints that Parler was used to coordinate the ...
JamesNames.com - Monday, January 11, 2021 - 13:24
5 Unicorn Companies That Are Due a Domain Upgrade
Last year, I profiled unicorn companies that had upgraded their domain names, and when those acquisitions occurred. One of those articl...
JamesNames.com - Saturday, January 9, 2021 - 14:5
Ingles.com, Sold for $400,000 in June 2020, Now Launches
After redirecting for six months, the Ingles.com website has finally launched. In a deal brokered by industry giant GoDaddy in June 202...
JamesNames.com - Thursday, January 7, 2021 - 11:33
Booth Brothers Announce Acquisition of James.com
First-name .COM domains can be valuable brand names. The likes of Alan.com, Dave.com, and even Stuart.com have been transformed into va...
JamesNames.com - Wednesday, January 6, 2021 - 6:15
Off the Market Forever? E-Learning Company Develop Snagged Develop.com for Launch in April 2020
Single-word .COM domain names continue to be some of the most valuable digital properties in existence. Used by a wide variety of compa...
JamesNames.com - Tuesday, January 5, 2021 - 13:6
Top 10 Sales of 2020: What Happened to Them?
Now that 2020 is done and dusted, I’m taking a brief look back at the top ten sales of the year, as listed by DNJournal. What has...
JamesNames.com - Monday, January 4, 2021 - 13:57
Rick Schwartz’s $935,000 GoBet.com Sale Looks Complete as the Domain Moves to Manila
On December 21st, 2020, legendary domain investor Rick Schwartz announced his latest in a sizable line of impressive sales; GoBet.com. ...
JamesNames.com - Saturday, January 2, 2021 - 5:23
Your 2021 Domain Checklist – 9 Things You Should Do Immediately
Start 2021 in the right way by making a move to get your domain name portfolio in order. Here, I’ve compiled a checklist of what ...
JamesNames.com - Friday, January 1, 2021 - 9:1
2020 Recap: The 10 Top Stories from JamesNames.com
After five years of writing at the NamePros blog, I decided to create my own blog in May 2020. In the seven months since, JamesNames.co...
JamesNames.com - Thursday, December 31, 2020 - 9:9
20 Incredible Names That Investors Bought in 2020
On Saturday, I gave the domain name community an open opportunity to brag by asking the question: what’s the best domain name you...
JamesNames.com - Monday, December 28, 2020 - 9:48

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