China is flexing its muscles to North Korea, all while an armada of US ships prepares for joint naval drills with South Korea off the coast. The world is turning mad, and it’d take one madman at the helm to bring the world close to a global nuclear holocaust. Last time this happened, Russia was […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
As of this morning, the government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela is seizing all domain names that don’t end in the country’s ccTLD, dot .VE. Juan Ramon Chingalo, manager of the IT Servicios Publicos de Venezuela, stated (translated from Spanish) : “The Venezuelan government wishes to end the capitalist oppression by America and other […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Future Media Architects (FMA) has been following the Chinese domain market closely. The company that once held thousands of domains, vowing “never to sell,” has been liquidating its most valuable liquid domains. During the past year and a half, FMA founder, Elequa, has been sending his “Chips” to China, as long as the price is […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Rightside held a live session yesterday, titled “Combating 5 myths about the new gTLDs.” Along with it, Jebidiah Burnett and Marc Gawith cover some of the most pressing headlines in domains. The acquisition of registrar eNom and what it means for you What makes a good or bad domain name for end users The five […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Sponsored by Sedo* When it comes down to selling domains on the Sedo marketplace, domain investors can start an auction or take existing bids to a public auction. We came across this amazing manifestation of how Sedo is the right choice. Spotted in Orlando, Florida, the STOP sign below indicates that domain investors need to […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
PetSmart announced it’s spending $3.35 billion dollars buying Chewy.com, an e-commerce store for pet food. The deal is by far the biggest e-commerce acquisition ever, bigger than when WalMart bought Jet.com. Formed in 2011, Chewy.com is among the fastest growing e-commerce destinations on the Internet, with almost $900 million dollars in revenue last year. The […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Branding is not just about domains, and a car rental company of “exotic cars” in Ibiza, Spain demonstrates that. In the Western way of reading and writing, there is a left to right flow; and yet, the sign below does not seem to observe that. Is the company’s web site ExoticCarsIbiza.com ? That’s what we […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Dave Evanson, senior domain broker at Sedo, contributed to a domain investing article for CardRates.com. Named Domain Broker of the Year three times – 2012, 2014, and 2016 – Dave Evanson has brokered more high-value domain sales than anyone else in the space. Regarding domain portfolio creation and sales, Dave Evanson said: “Domains are very easy […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Domainers want something for nothing, a new study shows. Expert analysis of the expectations shared by domain investors produced some interesting data, according to the Internet Reboot Institute : “We’ve come to the conclusion that domainers are a group of professionals with some of the highest expectations, when it comes down to calculating the work […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Sedo auctioned off the domain ѕех.com a few days ago; despite quite a bit of interest and a closing of $4,600 dollars, the domain has not changed hands. Sometimes it takes a bit of time, but in this case it seems that whoever bid $4,600 dollars for the domain ѕех.com – an IDN domain – […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Domain auction platform, Flippa, is currently auctioning a fun “F-Word” domain related to US President, Donald Trump. In fact, it’s the ultimate such domain, FuckTrump.com. With just two days left until the end of the auction, this 2011 registration is listed at $2,000 dollars currently, with eight bids. The auction for FuckTrump.com has a reserve, […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Who cares if the .com is taken? The new Internet namespace allows for the registration and use of meaningful gTLDs, including many local geodomains. We keep track of such “non-com sightings” of domains in the wild, and domain investor Bruce Marler sent us another one from dot .VEGAS. Granted, one needs better than 20/20 vision […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.