Australian domain registrar, Fabulous.com, announced that on July 1st the prices go up for registrations and renewals. The reason: both Verisign and PIR, managers of .com/.net and .org TLDs respectively, are making use of their contracts that call for a 7% annual increase. Unlike some other domain registrars, however, Fabulous.com is not raising prices for [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
The Weekend Australian Magazine, Australia’s top lifestyle and gossip newspaper insert for single women aged 29 – 59, has announced its much-coveted Top From Down Under awards. Honoring the domainer and entrepreneur community, Flippa CEO Dave Slutzkin won the Top Aussie Man category, with a score of 96.5% at a readership poll. “Crikey, it’s such [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Flippa – the domain and web site auction venue from Down Under – is breaking new ground Friday, with the introduction of Flippa Commodities. “We’re about to bridge into the market that most domain investors are often curious about,” said the Flippa CEO, Dave Slutzkin. “Gold, silver, oil and vegemite, the four essential elements abundant [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
DNForum – the top forum for domain professionals – can now boast the highest domain sale in recent memory, in a domainer forum. The domain name, FreeDrive.com and its associated content, has just been sold for $30,000 to a domain investor from Australia. In an era that looks down upon file-sharing web sites, such as [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Aussie domainer, Wayne, could not have been happier when he sold his domain name, organ.com in early June. Alas, the five figure sale did not materialize, as the buyer walked out of the deal and did not pay for the 17 year old domain. “Failed to settle“, said Wayne, who is now listing his organ [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Wayne, a domainer from Down Under, has announced the satisfactory sale of his premium domain, Organ.com Registered in 1995, organ.com was listed on Flippa for several days with a BIN of $70,000; the domain received a high bid of $35,000 and five bids. Among the comments left in that auction, some were characteristically uneducated, challenging [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Back in September we broke the news of Australian investor Roland B. Bleyer who acquired the domain name CreditCard.net for an astonishing $138,000. The Australian investor and portal developer has managed to set another record – in Australia this time – with the acquisition of CreditCard.net.au Roland B. Bleyer, who operates financial product portals CreditCard.com.au [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
ParkLogic – the brainchild of Australian domain entrepreneur Michael Gilmour – is up today, unlike his personal blog at http://whizzbangsblog.com As Michael explained yesterday at his blog, ParkLogic has been under a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack that forced him to temporarily switch the corporate web site off in order to inform everyone about [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
It seems that ParkLogic.com is currently down. The domain monetization service, provided by ParkLogic and Australian domain entrepreneur Michael Gilmour is being involved in a distributed denial of service attack (DDoS). Park Logic recently announced a strategic partnership with DNForum, according to this press release. Michael Gilmour is the first person we met and conversed [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Having spent the best part of the past decade hidden in the bushland of the Australian Outback, Aboriginal domainer Birdari Umakulong owns a surprising portfolio of domain names. Birdari Umakulong – or Birdman, as his friends call him – owns a domain portfolio consisting of roughly 10,000 quality .co.au domains, something that not even the [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.