Autorenew OFF : Are the GoDaddy renewal emails “predatory” ?

GoDaddy has been quite aggressive with its renewal reminders, and email notices continue when one turns autorenew off. But are such notices predatory? One user seems to think so. In a Reddit post titled “GoDaddy’s transactional emails are downright predatory,” the GoDaddy customer explains: “I manage a set of about a dozen domain names for […]

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This is why domain trading is not recommended : Bar.org traded for Kisses.net

Trading domains is not something that domain investors should engage in. The stolen domain, Bar.org, was traded for Kisses.net, leading to a more complex situation. If Bar.org, a stolen domain asset, had been sold for money, the loss would have been monetary and depending on the payment method, the funds could be retrievable. However, when […]

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Warning : Stolen domains Bar.org, Quit.org, WMW.org and UAL.net

A batch of domains were stolen from the NameCheap account of their legitimate owner. The list of names includes Bar.org, Quit.org, WMW.org and UAL.net. There are several more linked to that same NameCheap account that are of secondary value. We spoke with the owner who alerted us to the fact; these domains were resold via […]

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NameSummit 2017 rooms almost sold out, but here’s an $199 discounted ticket!

NameSummit 2017 is coming up in New York; the two day conference invites marketing, branding and domain professionals eager to do business in a professional setting. The event takes place on August 7th and 8th, at the Hilton Midtown Manhattan, and the venue is running out of its NameSummit Block rooms fast! Anyone looking to […]

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New six percent tax in China : Domains are now “intangible assets”

On July 1st, China introduced a 6% tax levy on domain names, and this is good news. Some might wonder, how would an act of “Communist Capitalism” such as this be “good news” for the Chinese domain investors? Very simple. According to this chart sheet in Chinese, domain name sales are categorized as “Sales of […]

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TRAFFIC 2008 – Rick Schwartz’s best 20 minute video interview ever!

Rick Schwartz gave his best video interview ever in 2008, right at the end of TRAFFIC East in Orlando, FL. The event, which was attended by yours truly, presented the opportunity to domain investors and company representatives to network and forge new business relationships. More than $2.5 million dollars‘ worth of domain names were sold […]

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Uniregistry broker sells domain name using his smart watch

A Uniregistry broker completed a domain sale on his smart watch, becoming the first broker to claim such a unique feat. According to a tweet by Frank Schilling, Uniregistry broker, Paul Mullen, is the recipient of kudos, for the sale of the domain Originol.com : In January of this year, Frank Schilling raved about the […]

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Uniregistry : Domain discounts for all active DNAcademy students

Sponsored by Uniregistry* Uniregistry has partnered with expert domain Sherpa, Michael Cyger, and his DNAcademy.com project. DNAcademy has become a top resource for domainer education, and Uniregistry offers all active DNAcademy students some deeply discounted pricing. For example, DNAcademy students are now able to register .com domains for only $8.77 each – approximately 41% cheaper […]

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FMA liquidation : Elequa adds almost 10,000 domains to the Uniregistry Market

Legendary domain investor, Elequa, has sent almost 10,000 domains from his aged, premium portfolio to the Uniregistry Market. Up until now, these domains were pointed to FMA.com, but now this premium LLL .com domain is up for sale as well – the minimum offer is $5,000 dollars. Future Media Architects, the portfolio manager web site […]

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Chinese domain market report : China might not be #1 after all

China might not be numero uno, after all. The world’s second largest economy is a fast-paced, growing consumer market operating on the Chinese “Communist Capitalism” model. And yet, there are indications that India, another fast-growing economy, is in fact more populous than China. In a shocking report, Yi Fuxian, a University of Wisconsin-Madison academic, says […]

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Cars.com sale confirmation : Latest report audited by Ernst & Young

Two years ago, domain investor George Kirikos, broke the news on the domain valuation of the Cars.com sale. The overall transaction exceeded $2.5 billion, and the Cars.com domain – an intangible asset – has been valued at $872,320,000 dollars. Astonishing as it may seem, this valuation has been confirmed in the financial report filed with […]

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Embrace the Future.com : Domain upgrade for “The Future Project”

The Future Project, a company based in New York, appears to be the buyer of the ultra-premium domain, Future.com. We reported its sale just a few days ago, noting that the domain seller appears to have been Chinese. The buyer of Future.com upgraded from TheFutureProject.org. The company owns several other domains with the “future” keyword, […]

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