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Visit Lorain County #domain lost via #GoDaddy auctions

Visit Lorain County, a web site operated by Lorain County in Ohio, channeled most of its tourist traffic through the domain VisitLorainCounty.com. Someone responsible for renewing the domain name didn’t pay the bill, however, and the domain ended up at the expired auctions at GoDaddy. A high traffic geo-domain such as VisitLorainCounty.com ended up selling […]

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Costly mistake? lnvitation.com was sold for $20k at Dynadot

The winner of the Dynadot auction for lnvitation.com might have made a costly mistake, as the final amount of $20,156 dollars is unjustified. How so? The domain is not invitation.com, it’s Lnvitation.com and when the letters aren’t capitalized people might easily mistake the leading lower case “L” for a capitalized “i.” Oops! We would not […]

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Domain sightings: #Peloton company’s actual web site on display

Domain sightings are random encounters with domain names in the real, 3D world. These encounters occur when we come across a domain name on vehicles, business or street signs, and tangible products and packaging. We group these domains in .com domain sightings, and every other ccTLD, gTLD, and TLD. This time around we came across […]

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NodeGraph.com owner defended his #domain in a #UDRP

The owner of NodeGraph.com, a generic domain registered in 2007, had to defend his domain in a UDRP. A Swedish company, Nodegraph AB, alleged that by forming in 2015 and getting a European trademark in 2016 and a US trademark in 2020 they have rights to the domain. No so fast, said the Respondent, who […]

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Royal domains: Prince Philip’s death a trigger for #domain registrations

Great Britain’s Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, passed away at 99 years of age, as reported today. The British royal consort to Queen Elizabeth II was born in 1921 on a kitchen table in Corfu, Greece. The nephew of Greece’s King Constantine I, he moved to England as an infant when monarchy was suspended in […]

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Bring in the G’s: ETH.gg sold for $49,995 on DAN

Crypto domains are hot right now, even in a ccTLD as obscure as .gg. The country code for the Bailiwick of Guernsey off the British islands scored its biggest reported domain sale today. Domain investor and fintech expert, Logan Flatt, reported the sale of ETH.gg via his company, Media Code. The sale of ETH.gg took […]

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.QPON? New TLD about to (re)launch

When you roll out a new TLD based on a word, it makes sense to at least keep the spelling right. Dot .QPON got creative, taking the word “coupon” to another level. It makes sense, as Amazon runs the dot .Coupon Registry. The competition from other TLDs does not end there, dot .Coupons is another […]

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DNWE : #Domain marketplace announced exciting new changes

DNWE, the domain marketplace for curated and non-curated domains, catering to domain investors primarily, has announced exciting new changes. All domains will now appear in the same lot, with Curated and Non-Curated domains showing up in the same place. Curated domains will be bolded and identified by a gold icon. There is also a filter […]

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UNR extends deadline for auction of 23 TLDs

Frank Schilling’s Uni Naming & Registry (UNR) has pushed back the date of the auction by a week, giving the opportunity to potential suitors to sign up. Note: UNR is a premium sponsor of DomainGang. The new date is now April 28th and the public auction involves 23 TLDs: .audio, .blackfriday, .christmas, .click, .country, .diet, […]

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List of 5 companies #GoDaddy might be buying next

GoDaddy is on a roll; the acquisition of Uniregistry, Neustar, and now .CLUB and .Design along with MMX, indicates that the largest domain registrar in the world has aspirations of galactic size. These acquisitions are an indication that GoDaddy’s appetite for a bigger share of the pie is just getting whetted. Here’s a list of […]

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Dot .EU turned 15 years old

The European Union TLD, dot .EU, turned 15 years old today. In the one and a half decades since, the domain registrations of .EU domains have reached more than 3.68 million. EURid, the dot .EU Registry, celebrates the TLD’s 15th anniversary and has released a video that talks about what has happened in the past […]

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Spline design tool company went on a #domain buying spree

Spline is a design tool maker, operating from the domain name Spline.design. The Santiago, Chile based company announced the acquisition of the matching .com domain, Spline.com, at the same time as Sedo released its weekly domain sales report. The sale of Spline.com was the week’s largest at $62,500 dollars, and the domain was registered in […]

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