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Domain farming : Dumping 12,000 toxic #domains a day

It’s tough times for a part time domain investor; the Minnesota farmer and father of five is facing the industry’s tight squeeze. Dumping a couple of domains once in a while is something most domain investors do with their domain portfolios. It’s called “weed and feed” your domains, and even the Domain King, Rick Schwartz, […]

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XMX.com : Three letter .com #domain sold for a record-setting $3.9 million USD

The three letter domain, XMX.com, sold for the Bitcoin equivalent of a staggering $3.9 million dollars last year. According to Chinese domain investor, Kassey Lee, the domain was bought by Hong Yu, founder of XMAX Foundation. The company issues XMX coins which are traded on a number of cryptocurrency exchanges. On July 10th, Hong Yu […]

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#Velcro tape .com : Famous brand #domain leads to #UDRP at the #WIPO

Velcro is a famous trademark involving a series of products for fastening or tying things together. The Belgian group of companies registered Velcro.com in 1994. The matching US trademark was registered in 1958, and the company is very protective of its marks and products, one of which is Velcro tape. Since 2006, there have been […]

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#Domain memes : #WHOIS and the Curious George type

Domain memes are our open-ended, recurring series of fun incidents related to the domain industry. Identifying such funny or more serious incidents, domain memes offer a quick laugh – or an intense scratch of the top of your head. Whatever works for you. In the domain industry there are several types of investors, one of […]

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Giant #Orange submits to #MiniOrange .com via #domain #UDRP loss

Orange is a telecom giant with operations in more than 200 countries, and owns thousands of ORANGE or ORANGE‑formative trademarks registered in jurisdictions around the world. That being said, they surely can’t have exclusive rights to the “orange” word, despite owning the premium generic domain name, Orange.com. A British company called MiniOrange.com provides various security […]

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#Guta brokers letter/number #domain A6.com to #Chinese buyer

Guta, the multi-discipline brokerage house of domain investor, George Hong, announced another big sale. The domain A6.com was sold, to a Chinese buyer. The seller appears to have been a British person of Chinese background. While the exact price was not disclosed, George told us that it sold for “six figures” USD. The domain A6.com […]

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#Amazon : Legal department owns at least two #AmazonFire domains

The Amazon forest is on fire; it’s a disaster of massive proportions affecting the biggest rain forest on the planet. The Amazon fires have created a layer of smoke that covers more than 1.2 million square miles. More than 9,000 forest fires have started in Brazil since last Thursday. Oddly, the domain names AmazonFire.com and […]

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#02silverado .net : The #TLD doesn’t matter, as long as the #domain is cheap or free!

When you want to sell something on the Internet and need a domain, the extension itself doesn’t matter; what matters is the cost of the domain name. If that domain is free, or at least cheaper than a .com registration, the end result will be using that cheaper TLD. That’s the case with 02silverado.net, a […]

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#Netbank .Online : Trademark holder failed to snatch #domain at the #WIPO

Nedbank – with a “d” – is one of the five largest banks in South Africa and has been in existence since 1831. They operate from the domain Nedbank.co.za, and filed a UDRP against the registrant of Netbank.Online – spelled with a “t.” According to the UDRP, the Complainant is the proprietor of various NEDBANK […]

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#AutoDNS by InterNetX: Interview with the makers of a paradigm-shifting #domain management platform

InterNetX spans more than two decades of active design and development of domain name and hosting solutions. The German company has more than 3.8 million domains under management, including all available ccTLDs and gTLDs. With more than 3,000 hosted servers, InterNetX is one of the most successful providers for resellers and professional users on the […]

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#GoDaddy rebranding : A design nod to #Uniregistry

As the biggest registrar in the world, GoDaddy has gone through almost two decades of corporate web site redesigns, and assorted changes in the marketing mentality. Eight years ago, the GoDaddy web site layout looked more or less like our parody elephant story, and in 2008 it looked like this – almost. 😀 Eventually, GoDaddy […]

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South Africa #domains surpass 1.2 million registrations under .co.za

South Africa‘s commercial TLD, .co.za, has surpassed 1.2 million domain registrations. The milestone coincides with the ZA Central Registry (ZACR) celebrating its 31st anniversary. ZACR administers co.za along with web.za, org.za and net.za. “We are proud to continue to diligently fulfill the trust bestowed upon us by the ICT industry including our invaluable Registrar and […]

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