Domain investor baffled by “outrageous fees” on

A domain investor was hit with a 30% commission fee after selling a domain via The sale completed after the buyer accepted a counter-offer of $3,500 dollars, thus triggering a sale via the GoDaddy-owned platform. The Europe-based seller was baffled when the payout was just $2,441.25 after fees and taxes. The effective 30.25% commission […]

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Popular domain platform,, is increasing its base commission to 15%. Beginning on February 1, 2023, the increase will take effect, for all domains that use Dan, Afternic, or Uniregistry DNS. Alternate DNS usage will result in an even higher commission, set at 25%. GoDaddy calls this a “price alignment” and is sending similar emails […]

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More expensive domains: PayPal to increase its fees – again

Inflation, stiflation. Payments handler, PayPal, is once again raising its transaction fees, and the pain will be felt across the board. If you’re using PayPal to make payments for domain transactions, take notice. PayPal sent out its latest schedule of fee increases, effective June 17, 2022. Effective June 17, 2022, we are: Increasing the percentage […]

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