GoDaddy is raising their domain registration prices by $1 – effective immediately – to compensate for the huge financial loss sustained during the Daytona 500 race. “Unfortunately, Danica Patrick totaled three custom-made GoDaddy cars and at a price of $1.8 million a piece this is getting expensive”, said the founder Bob Parsons, en route to [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
GoDaddy founder and Daytona 500 team sponsor, Bob Parsons, is upset over the race’s postponement. GoDaddy sweetheart, Danica Patrick, crashed the GoDaddy car in a wall, during preliminary races last Thursday. “Gosh darn it, this is absolutely preposterous, that God would not grant Danica Patrick her much-deserved win at Daytona 500″, said a livid Bob [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
cPanel, creators of the popular web site management software by the same name, are making a strong move against the SOPA bill. According to the cPanel web site, Nick Koston – CEO of cPanel, Inc. – announced the following: “We believe the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and the Protect IP Act (PIPA) bills recently [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Screenshots.com – the project operated by top domain WHOIS tool DomainTools – exposed the percentage of anti-SOPA participation by domain bloggers. The result, a staggering 1.5%. Of all domainer blogs and services, only Francois of Valuate.com and NameBee.com shut down their services in protest. “Sopa mean soup in Spanish and dad from Spain so I [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Good Thursday morning, my brothers and sisters in Domaining. This is Father Domainicus with an urgent message to all. The illuminati behind the attempt to dissect, divide and destroy the online network blessed by our Domain Lord are at it again. The SOPA bill that sent millions of Wikipedia visitors overcome with final exam anxiety [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
While other major Internet web sites are going out today to protest the SOPA bill, industry king GoDaddy takes a different approach and offers deep discounts. “Why turn off the GoDaddy entourage of leggy models and busty domain professionals, what would our customers say?” asked Bob Parsons, founder and former CEO. “The GoDaddy customers want [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
The popular domain blog and news aggregator, Domaining.com, will be shutting down in protest of the SOPA bill. Francois, the French entrepreneur who is known for his aggressive rollout of multi-niche domain-related web sites, announced earlier today that the popular aggregator will shut down, albeit temporarily. For 24 hours the web site will display movies [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Tucows is mostly known these days for its Registrar business but since the mid-90s it has also created one of the biggest repositories of shareware software. In protest of the SOPA bill currently under discussion, Tucows will take down this monumental web site for a full day. “The proposed SOPA (and equally odious “Protect IP [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
GoDaddy isn’t all about legs; the full page ad with Danica Patrick that reportedly cost $250,000 pales in comparison to Bob Parsons’ latest idea. Using the same pinched motto “Live life between the dots“, GoDaddy portrays veteran Formula One driver Mario Andretti to promote GoDaddy’s services. Can we say, “holy sopa!“ now? Mario Andretti isn’t [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
When domain investor Vincent Uy put high four figures into the acquisition of the domain name Sopa.com he never intended to use it as an acronym. After all, “sopa” means “soup” in Spanish and Portuguese and “sofa” in Filipino. It also means “shut up” in Greek – but Vincent bought it because it’s a cool, [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A hilarious 4-box comic from the Joy Of Tech web site shows exactly where GoDaddy CEO Bob Parsons stands with regards to the SOPA issue Boobies! And yes, it’s safe for work. Click here to view.Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.