Sergei Putanov, the Russian multi-billionaire real estate and domain investor, has acquired the Greek Skorpios island – former resort of the late Greek magnate, Aristotle Onassis. The sale, reputedly worth 100 million British pounds ($154 million dollars,) was completed after Athina Onassis-Roussel, grand-daughter of Aristotle Onassis, was approached by Putanov for a potential sale. Our [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Sergei Putanov, the enigmatic domain investor and billionaire developer from Russia, is known for his impromptu investments in commodities around the world. Spending time between Ekaterinburg, Russia and Dubai-Florida, Sergei Putanov spoke to our correspondent, Nikolai Domienenko, about his imminent investment in the domain name Gas.ru. Nikolai Domienenko: “Sergei, happy new year and Счастливого Нового [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Mike Mann – the domain man with the plan to take over the world – has just sold Brilliant.org. Not only it’s a brilliant domain, but the ROI is astounding: Mike turned a $350 purchase in 2005 into a $25,000 sale. Congratulations, Mike!Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Russian domain entrepreneur, Sergei Putanov, is notorious for his obsession with Ukrainian supermodels, caviar and for being outspoken about domain investments. In the past decade, the Russian billionaire’s projects include investing in construction projects such as Dubai-Florida, jet-set millionaire clubs, and even his own .prostitute gTLD. Recently, Sergei Putanov is working on various secret domain [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Canadian domain investor, Adam Dicker, is preparing to enter the new fiscal year with a range of changes for his popular domain investment playground, DNForum. One of the first changes will be the introduction of a Greek theme, to honor Dicker’s great-grandfather, Adam Panagiotes Dickeropoulos. “Just found out my great-grandfather was half-Greek,” said Dicker. “Although [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Frank Schilling has done a remarkable job with the communication form available through his domains parked at Internet Traffic. When a visitor interested in a domain fills out the contact form – which requires a phone number – the following things happen: An email is sent with a an encoded link to confirm the validity [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A concrete “Megadome” is being constructed in Central Florida, to host the domain names of uber-domainer, Mike Mann. The news of Mike’s recent feat of registering thousands of domains in a single day, was first broken here on DomainGang. Now, we bring you images from the sizable dome that will host them. “It’s crazy, an [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Uber-domainer, Mike Mann, does not like resting on his laurels. The hyperactive former owner of Sex.com is known for selling domains for thousands of dollars, daily. But Mike does not sell only, he registers domains as well; this time, to the tune of 6,640 domain registrations, all dot com. Hand registrations, that is. In one [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Domainers have lots of creative ideas; if that weren’t the case, then DomainGang would not exist in the first place On January 1st, a domainer launched Project 5k – an ambitious attempt to turn a small investment into five grand: “2012 is here and it’s time to get to work. The goal of this website [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
We ran a poll over the weekend, about how many .XXX domain names people have or plan to register. The poll is now closed and the results indicate that more than 50% of the voting domainers (57% to be precise) have not invested in .XXX domain registrations and do not plan to either. The combination [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.