It’s official: Rick Schwartz will stay on Twitter for now, with no plans to return to active blogging soon, if ever. Despite what the majority of the Domain King®’s fans wished for, Rick’s commitment to Twitter – a medium that he took to actively since November – seems rather solid. Recent domain acquisitions, such as […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
It’s already been two months since the last edition of Domainer Comics, the open-ended coverage of current domain industry events. Recent events about the new gTLDs have led to heated arguments, on a variety of media – including Twitter. To honor two great domainer millionaires, Rick Schwartz and Frank Schilling, we conducted the following deep […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Rick Schwartz announced today that he’s finally launched DomainKing.tel – a domain he registered in 2009. Dot .Tel domains act like contact cards, and their content can be customized with a variety of templates, but they cannot be pointed to regular web sites. This approach cost dot .Tel healthy numbers; dot .Tel has a little […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Rick Schwartz is a thinker, an observer, a family man – also, a musician. Rick’s mantra involves sincerity and clarity, and he despises hypocrisy, obfuscation and greed. Per his bio, Rick Schwartz is an opinionated guy, with a lot of things to say; a thinker, writer, philanthropist, husband, Dad, animal guy. He does what ever […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Rick Schwartz is on a roll; the veteran domain investor recently sold 977.com to a Chinese buyer, and has been super active on Twitter. The Domain King® retired from active blogging via RicksBlog.com in 2014; in late 2015 he made a series of posts about his 20th anniversary as a domain investor. Twitter is an […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Details about the recent sale of 977.com by Rick Schwartz emerged today, and the destination country for this short, numeric domain is none other than China. The domain had been in transfer for a few days, and the WHOIS has just now updated. Chinese bidding powerhouse, Golden Name, is shown as the new registrant; in […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Rick Schwartz is back “live” on Twitter, and he’s been sharing tidbits of domain wisdom that can fit in 140 characters – hashtags included. 😀 Many of these tweets by the Domain King® describe his position on gTLD domains, the power of .com and the necessity of companies to own their brand as a .com […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
If you perused the list of Rick Schwartz’s numeric domains we shared a while back, you can scratch 977.com off that list. Earlier today, the Domain King® shared the news of the sale, tweeting thus: “Just sold 977.com . Chinese market alive and well! Great .Com Domains outperform EVERY single stock on the market! #domains” […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Nigeria’s Internet Registration Association (NiRA) has pulled the plug on DomainKing.NG, suspending its services. The Nigerian registrar with direct ties to India, has been the focus of an Indian police investigation, after its founders were arrested earlier this month. On top of fraud allegations, potential ties to support of terrorist activities are under investigation. After […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
DomainKing.NG, allegedly the top domain registrar in Nigeria, has failed to provide basic support to its Nigerian customers, for the past two weeks. Based in Punjab, India, two of DomainKing.NG’s officers were arrested earlier in February on a variety of charges. Pune City police arrested the DomainKing.NG founders on fraud charges, but the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
“Fake news” and “fake media” are controversial subjects in today’s global politics, and the Domain King®, Rick Schwartz, has acquired one such major related domain. In what appears to be a rather quick flip by HugeDomains, FakeMedia.com was just recently sold to Rick’s domain-managing company. FakeMedia.com was registered in 2003 originally, but its British owner […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Rick Schwartz, the Domain King®, might be retired from active blogging but he’s never been busier registering domain names. The TRAFFIC conference founder created a “20 year plan” and successfully completed his goals, having sold millions of dollars worth of domain names. Is Rick retired from domain investing? Heck, no! 😀 We often look into […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.