When you share the same name with the Domain King, strange things might happen. Sharing the same name with the prolific domainer, seller of Men.com, iReport.com and Candy.com might pose a problem if you are famous yourself. Rick Schwartz, an independent producer and a former senior vice president of production at Miramax Films holds or [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
With the proliferation of self-professed domain experts, there is an immediate need to distinguish between those that offer quality advice, and those that simply pull stuff out of their virtual ass. You know who you are! No worries, we are here to help with our own DomainGang expert. Introducing Daryl the Drunk Domainer – your [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Back in July we talked about the introduction of the entire keyword pool via the .CO launch, in an article titled “Trains, Planes and Automobiles“. In that same reference we could not but notice how the premium domain name, Aeroplanes.com was gathering dust in true Cowboys.com fashion. However, the good news is that Aeroplanes.com launched [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Shocking? GoDaddy is attempting to bypass the service of popular WHOIS tool, DomainTools.com Any WHOIS queries that are performed via DomainTools.com on domains that reside with GoDaddy as the registrar, are given a URL link instead, pointing to the GoDaddy platform, such as: For complete domain details go to: http://who.godaddy.com/whoischeck.aspx?Domain=domain.com This is a crafty method that GoDaddy is using to [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Former Moniker chief and subsequent Oversee auction man, Monte Cahn, has taken on new, exciting ventures. The suntanned domainer leaves Oversee on January 1st, 2011 and becomes his own free agent in the domain industry. The latest news is that Monte Cahn will join former colleague and busy blogger, Patrick Ruddell – known as Chef [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Not content with living in one of the most coveted tropical destinations in the Caribbean, uber-domainer Frank Schilling is getting an upgrade in 2011. After a successful year that included record revenue from food-related domains and a great Festivus, Frank Schilling will be shelling out some serious schillings for Umaku, a small but perfectly habitable [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
The party was over the moment the Registry started to charge the $100 fee per two years of domain registration. It was free until then. Nowadays, the registry fee makes up for a small portion of the total fees imposed per domain, resulting in a small profit margin for the Registry. “We have kept our [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Greeks all over the world celebrate Christmas today, wishing eachother “Kala Xristougenna“. Tony Kanakaris of NYC was crafty enough to have registered the dot com, so every Christmas KalaXristougenna.com reaps some of the Greek traffic. Unlike most Europeans, however, Greeks don’t exchange gifts on Christmas, for a simple reason: Santa, as portrayed in the western [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
We could not have made it throughout 2010 without your support and financial contribution to our humble publication! A big Thank you to all of our Sponsors for 2010: DomainTools.com Fabulous.com DomainQuestions.com Minisites.com Randazza.com Adam Dicker: DNForum.com Chef Patrick: DNCruise.com Rick Latona: Latonas.com .CO Registry SocialDomainers.com Also a big Thank you goes out to Ken [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
In a surprise takeover move right before Christmas, advertising technology partner Zedo announced that they are buying Sedo for $14.5 billion dollars in cash. Yes, that’s billions. Zedo is headquartered in San Francisco and has four development centers in Russia and India. According to their web site: [...] a digital ad solutions company that offers [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Day after day we uncover the hidden treasures of uber-domainer, Frank Schilling. A long-time resident of the Caymans, Frank is known for his collection of food-related domains, something that emphasizes the culinary taste of domainers. Frank’s bound to have a whole lot more reasons to celebrate: One of his less known domains is Festivus.com As [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
As we’re about to cross into the second decade of the 21st century, if you think that the term “cybersquatter” is obsolete then think again. Obviously, the term is not used by the expanding community of domainers or those that stay on top of trends and events in the entrepreneurial sector. There are, however, some [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.