Sedo : No more “one click” landers for its PPC pages

Sedo announced that as of May 1st, there will be no more “1 click” landers available as a PPC setting. It appears that Google, the main upstream provider for advertisements, no longer supports this type of feed. Most likely a measure that Google has taken to thwart click fraud, this means that while CTR might […]

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Alert : GHH.com is a stolen domain name!

The domain GHH.com is now officially stolen, and its owner wants everyone to know he did not put it up for sale. The domain thief is attempting to circumvent secure domain transaction venues, such as Escrow.com, and is seeking payment for GHH.com via Bitcoin. That’s an indication right there for a sketchy deal! Mr. Gerard […]

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UltraDomains : Best response to a “sour grapes” domain inquiry

Sour grapes inquiries : we all get them at some point, about a domain name that “is not being used.” The other party attempts to devalue a domain’s worth, when they cannot realistically afford it. It seems that as long as there is no full web site, a domain isn’t considered being used by many […]

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Credit.Club domain was sold to Russian financial institution

The legendary domain, Credit.Club, has been sold to a Russian financial institution. Its former owner, Bruce Marler, shared with us the great news. The buyer is now using the domain as an “Internet portal for alternative lending” and credit is provided by the “loan shop” Credit Butik in Russia. Credit.Club, a premium .CLUB domain that […]

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Domain history : Thirty years ago, there were less than 200 .COM domains

Symbolics.com, the first .com domain, was registered on March 15, 1985. By December 15, 1987, there were a total of 167 .com domain names registered. In other words, the lack of interest, and the manual approval and registration process, added just 166 .com domains in 33 months. Which were these domains? Here’s an alphabetical list, […]

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Uniregistry rolls out the Android version of its Uniregistry Market app

Sponsored by Uniregistry* Uniregistry has updated its Android app today, adding access to the Uniregistry Market. The new version will automatically update; or can be downloaded from the Google Play Store. It requires Android 4.2 and above. The full press release follows: Uniregistry launches its incredible aftermarket capabilities to its intuitive Android App, bringing the […]

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A shorter bus : ShareTheBus becomes Bus.com

Bus charter company, ShareTheBus acquired the domain Bus.com, for an unspecified amount. The domain rebranding comes on the heels of a $5 million, series A funding that the company secured. The Bus.com business model includes online rental, online ticketing, and GPS tracking of buses so that passengers know exactly when they’re arriving at their destination. […]

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Bang Good? Chinese domain branding at its best

The Banggood motto is simple: We want. We will. We can. According to their web site, Banggood.cn, Banggood Network Technology Co., Ltd has specialized in the B2C industry through the self-operated and cross-border platforms. With a team made up of over 2000 young elites, it owns branch companies in Shenzhen, Dongguan, Changsha, Hangzhou and Yiwu. […]

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Domains on the brain : Elon Musk launches Neuralink, gTLD gets registered

Serial entrepreneur, Elon Musk, announced the launch of Neuralink today; the start-up will focus on emerging technologies that fuse Artificial Intelligence (AI) with the human brain. The ambitious project intends to merge human brains with computers, providing a platform for people to keep up with and interact with machines. In doing so, the domain Neuralink.com […]

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King Souq .com UDRP now relevant, as Complainant gets $800 million dollar windfall

The recent UDRP against KingSouq.com now makes sense, as the Complainant, Souq.com, has received a sizable acquisition offer. Dubai’s Emaar Malls, operators of luxurious Middle East shopping centers, made an $800 million dollar offer to acquire Souq.com and its online retail business. The offer appears to be a strategic move against Amazon.com. The massive bid […]

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GoDaddy acquires security firm Sucuri

GoDaddy has acquired the security firm and WordPress plugin creators, Sucuri. There are no financial disclosures about this acquisition. Sucuri will continue operations as usual; what can be expected are improvements to the company’s processes and additional resources, both technical and financial. The full press release by GoDaddy follows: SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ […]

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Numbers : What percentage of Uniregistry gTLDs are GoDaddy customers?

Domain Name Wire broke the shocking news that GoDaddy isn’t supporting Uniregistry gTLDs any longer. Whether this is a temporary or a permanent suspension, there is no way currently to register any of the Uniregistry gTLDs at GoDaddy.com. The embargo involves gTLDs that were not included in the price increase as well, so this is […]

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