There’s been too much negative publicity about the outcome of the Domainfest gathering at the Playboy Mansion. The focus suddenly changed from the $500,000 in total sales to the type of disease delivered to more than 100 domainers that ogled the silicone miracles at the Playboy Mansion. Many lives were affected, particularly those of married [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
This is an ongoing situation at Flippa.com and as such, the domains won’t be revealed at this time. In a nutshell: an unscrupulous domain thief sold stolen domains on Flippa.com and used the rules of the game to his benefit. How did it happen? In the course of two weeks, the Flippa.com seller managed to [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
No posts – so far – today. No, we are not sick with Legionnaires. We’re just busy working on two – that’s (2) – great journalistic pieces related to domains. Stay tuned. Daryl says hello.Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
What’s up domainers? Is it freaking Valentine’s yet? You bet your Legionnaires it is! Oops, not funny I know. Whatever. I’ve been having a hard time understanding the concept of Monopoly money. I mean, it’s good for the game of Monopoly but I would not take that to McDonald’s to buy a double burger with [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
It’s one of the best-kept secrets of domaining: A secret domain forum, operated by ripe, established members of the domain industry that function under the radar of conferences and chatrooms! It’s the Domain Panic Room – a domainer society where only VIP members invite others; to be approved by the Guild of Twelve and eventually [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
The unfortunate situation with the illness that plagued several dozen domainers that attended Domainfest should not be gone without a few valuable lessons to be learned. First of all, any conference held in the heart of winter when flu or other transmissible diseases are at their peak should be avoided. The jump from “patient zero” [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
When Yahoo posts a story on its homepage, that makes that story true, correct? Not so fast – because on the Internet where content is often replicated without any references and quotations of valid sources, the fine line between fact and fiction can become quite thin. Yesterday, Yahoo posted the following story right smack on [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Valentine’s Day is approaching fast; what a better way to show your feelings to your favorite guy or girl domainer! This available domain name is the perfect gift – register it now and experience their admiration and love!Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
In the days of “domain development” talk, it’s surprising seeing a common keyword domain sitting at a Sedo parked page. One might wonder, why is Rick Latona parking a perfectly developable domain name, but that’s not for us to decide; Rick’s company Digipawn often holds domains in lieu of a loan, so it might be [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Time for another editorial. This way, perhaps, those that have been scratching their heads about the ‘multiple personalities’ of this electronic publication can relax. DomainGang did not materialize overnight, it’s a projection of many years of active interaction on various online forums, and especially DNForum since late 2002. That’s almost 10 years of active posting, [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A couple of months ago we discussed how due to the recent repossession of domains by the Department of Homeland Security, certain domain ‘outfits’ are moving away from .com Web sites such as Demonoid, for example, have opted for .ME – the Montenegrin TLD – as their new location. Of course, this doesn’t mean that [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
The former 84-year old Egyptian president, Hosni Mubarak, is about to be hired at ICANN – according to various progressive domain blogs. Domain Name Journey states: “President Mubarak stepped down from his presidential throne to take up an offer by ICANN. His 30 year old reign of Egypt makes him a top candidate for the [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.