Assumptions related to the new gTLDs can cost domain investors and entrepreneurs money. Rightside’s Name.com division put together a list of five myths about the new gTLDs, and their matching facts, to help dispel such misconceptions. Myth: Nobody knows that new domains exist Fact: End users are adopting and using new domains as primary website […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A NamesCon 2017 poll’s results about wearing pants while working from home is in; the stats are quite staggering. 78% of large .com portfolio holders don’t wear pants or other lower garments. 11% “free-ball” at least 5 days a week, quite possibly on the weekends too. 10% wear pants or shorts, or Capris, jeans, khakis […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
An article at The Verge about how a “hacker” redirected Donald Trump tweets by buying expired domain names, is not exactly friendly towards domain investors. In his article, titled “A Belgian hacker redirected the links in Trump’s old tweets,” Amar Toor, uses the following words to describe domainers: “Domain squatters typically buy up URLs for […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
It’s one successful media appearance after the other, for brothers Divyank Turakhia and Bhavin Turakhia. The Media.net founders have a long history of breaking new ground, appearing on major mainstream publications, in articles and covers. After appearing on the Entrepreneur magazine’s cover, the Turakhia Bros are now on the Indian edition of Forbes! The associated […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
In June, I promised to post an editorial on the first of each month; life is what happens while one is busy making plans, so two days late it is. Bad news: The road ahead for domain investors is far from covered with rose petals, and I’ll explain why. Many newcomers to the domain industry […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
The sad news of a child being dragged by an alligator into the waters, on Disney property, is devastating. The two year old played at night, in an area that resembles a sandy beach, wading in shallow water. The incident brought back memories of a near disaster that occurred in 2008, during the Orlando TRAFFIC […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Earlier today we were challenged by the folks behind Meetup.NYC to find the longest .NYC domain name in existence. The caveat: the domain has to be in use. Lo and behold, we put ZFBot, the ultimate domain research tool, to good use and the results are just in. Nope, it’s not Thenewmillenniumtrainingcenter.nyc as Art Malkov […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
DNSeattle, the domain name entrepreneur and investor meetup in Seattle, is scheduled for today, May 12th. Organized by Mike Cyger and his Domain Sherpa outfit, DNSeattle invites domain professionals to have great discussions on domain investing, accompanied by great food and drinks. Today’s DNSeattle event will cover “Domain name liquidity” matters, featuring Jeffrey Emerick, domain […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
The newly launched dot .Mom gTLD has been climbing the domain charts like there’s no tomorrow. Could it be due to the upcoming Mother’s Day? 😀 More than 32,000 .Mom domains have been registered so far, according to ntldstats. What’s interesting, however, is the breakdown of those domain registrations. More than 28,700 dot .Mom domains, […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
NameAgency is home to a new boutique domain brokerage, founded by Jordi Gasull. Operating from NameAgency.com, the company offers domain name acquisitions, divestment strategies and brokerage services to eclectic clients. We sat across a virtual table, for a quick interview with Jordi Gasull, CEO of NameAgency; here’s what he had to say: DomainGang : Jordi, […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Domain investors that attended NamesCon 2016 in Las Vegas had an amazing time connecting, exchanging ideas and forging new business relationships. But we’re all human behind the “domainer” title, and it’s important to keep track of things once we’re back on our home turf, after so many punch-drunk – or just plainly drunk – days […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
If you have LLLL .com domains, you’re probably being flooded on a daily basis with domain inquiries from China. Mike Berkens has said that he’d spend 2 hours daily answering those emails. After selling these to GoDaddy, he has 2.5 extra free days every month! 😀 With the base price being around $2200 dollars according […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.