Domain King ™ Rick Schwartz fired off his final email salvo, urging everyone not yet registered for TRAFFIC 2012 in Ft. Lauderdale, to do so. The agenda for this year’s domain conference was also publicized, and with it more proof that one should never doubt Rick Schwartz when he promises to deliver something! On Monday, [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Alan informed us last night, that the domain RomneyRyan.com not only ended up being unsold on Flippa, but it has now been blacklisted on Sedo. We brought the news about the existence of RomneyRyan.com, long before it was listed on any marketplace. Alan’s attempt to list a “Romney & Ryan” domain on Sedo resulted in [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
The city of Samsun in Turkey, beholds a history of several millenia; founded as Amisos by the Greeks, it was a Byzantine stronghold until it fell to the Ottomans. After the mass slaughtering of Greeks between 1915-1920, Samsun – a name created from the phrase “to Amisos” or “eis Amison” in Greek – became the [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
It’s almost Friday, and we feel for you. Sometimes, Fridays arrive a day too late. Mike Berkens over at TheDomains.com recently announced that only registered users can leave comments from now on. The amount of trolls and anonymous cowards was just too much; perhaps as much as 50% of the comments left in a post [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Ron Jackson of DNJournal – the authority in all things related to domaining – celebrates his birthday today. We wish Ron a very happy birthday, and all the best for the future – with a special gift from Greece. Enjoy, Ron!Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Some days of the week seem to be more suited for selling domains, others tend to be great for buying. A lot of domainers maintain a buy-to-sell ratio that can be below 1, just 1 or above 1. Today’s Domain Poll of the Day attempts to take your pulse on exactly that. Your opinion counts! [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Rick Schwartz hinted of upcoming changes in today’s ultimate invitation to join TRAFFIC in Ft. Lauderdale. While some speculated that the changes that the Domain King ™ quoted, are in reference to the further tightening of the revenue pipes by PPC companies, the truth is far from that. Rick will unveil a must-have gadget for [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A new press release from the ICM Registry has hit the domaining wire: ICM Registry has selected Gordon & Rees as its new outside counsel. ICM is grateful to Ms. Becky Burr, also known as “ICANN’s Godmother,” for her years of legal guidance. Ms. Burr’s recent move from WilmerHale to Deputy General Counsel at Neustar, Inc. [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
News of an imminent murder inquiry about the death of Palestinian leader, Yasser Arafat, in 2004, sent the political thermometer in France to new heights. Apparently, the necropsy performed to his exhumed body delivered more than expected; unusually high amounts of radioactive Polonium-210 cannot be explained simply by the rainy weather in Paris, where he [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
The elections are 69 days away, and the political thermometer is heating up. Domain investors, naturally, are always on the lookout for domains with potential; some tap into the sayings and assertive statements of political candidates as their source of ideas. So what do you do? Your opinion counts!Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
‘Digital Ice‘ is the codename for a large-scale operation by the US Customs Authority, aimed at containing the rampant increase in counterfeit domain names. Produced in secret locations in Korea and Nepal, counterfeit domains contain flaws and often hide malicious software in the domain’s microcode. “We’re looking at a large scale operation, we’re able to [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.