Rick Schwartz : Domain entrepreneur or domain name speculator?

Domain investors of a higher caliber, like Rick Schwartz, define their business model long term. By visiting DomainKing.com, Rick Schwartz’s primary domain portfolio web site, one can realize the extent and reach – long term – of his investments, and his 20 year business plan. In fact, it was the latter’s completion, that led Rick […]

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Rick Schwartz : A domain middle man is not a broker

Rick Schwartz raised an interesting point about who is fit to sell his premium domains, and active brokering is not what he’s after. Responding to a tweet about commissions on a potential brokerage sale, the Domain King responded: “No. A middle man isnt out there selling. He has CONNECTIONS!! He puts worlds together. He does […]

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Domain King : Around the world in 80 days!

Rick Schwartz, the Domain King, is on a worldwide tour, to celebrate his victory in the Queen.com UDRP against the Danish aggressor company, Knud Jepsen A/S. “Roaming the world of domains is never enough, one has to get on a plane and see places far, far away,” said Rick Schwartz, while in Venice, Italy. “I […]

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Queen.com domain UDRP : High odds that it will be a RDNH finding – here’s why

The decision on the UDRP against Queen.com, a generic, aged domain owned by Rick Schwartz should be delivered soon. A poll among DomainGang readers shows that 50% of voters believe a finding of “Reverse Domain Name Hijacking” is probable in this case. While 38% of votes predict a win for the Domain King without a […]

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TRAFFIC 2008 – Rick Schwartz’s best 20 minute video interview ever!

Rick Schwartz gave his best video interview ever in 2008, right at the end of TRAFFIC East in Orlando, FL. The event, which was attended by yours truly, presented the opportunity to domain investors and company representatives to network and forge new business relationships. More than $2.5 million dollars‘ worth of domain names were sold […]

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Rick Schwartz returns to NamePros!

Rick Schwartz broke his dedication to Twitter on Saturday, heading over to NamePros for some spunky domain commentary. The Domain King, who until this weekend had made just one post since 2007, left several comments in a thread related to gTLD domain names. A week short of a comment-less decade as a NamePros member, Rick’s […]

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Rick Schwartz’s domain requests on Twitter invigorate the domain industry!

Rick Schwartz has been asking domain sellers to post their best names on Twitter, for a maximum set price. Once posted, Rick’s given first dibs to accept or reject the domains offered. When the 4 hour window passes, these domains are available to others. We don’t keep track of which domains Rick acquired through this […]

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Domain King’s quest : 8 types of domains that don’t pass the “pigeonshit” test

Rick Schwartz wants your domains, and they’d better not be pigeon shit. The Domain King® is actively seeking domain submissions, up to $5,000 dollars per domain – but they have to pass the test. While everyone is proud of their domain name portfolios, sending a domain to Rick Schwartz requires higher quality standards. What are […]

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Domain King trumps Queen.dk over far-reaching UDRP

Rick Schwartz, the Domain King®, is preparing a massive legal salvo against Queen.dk, the Danish florist company challenging his premium domain name, Queen.com. Not only is Rick Schwartz prepared to successfully defend this aggressive move by the Danish florist company, he’s going on the offensive, and it’s already looking nuclear. What has Rick done so […]

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Twitter4Ever : Which is Rick Schwartz’s first domain name?

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 […]

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Rick Schwartz rolls out his .Tel domain; DomainKing.com rises to the Google top results

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 […]

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DomainKing.NG : Public Domain Registry will assist with locked down .com domains

Since early February, India-based registrar, DomainKing.NG, has been causing a lot of frustration to domain registrants using its services. A month ago, its founders were arrested in Punjab, India, and are being investigated into for a variety of alleged crimes; some, as serious as supporting terrorist activists’ domain registrations. After weeks of complaints on the […]

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