The Best SEO Courses and Guides on the Internet

By Quick Sprout Editorial By now, marketers are business owners all over the world have recognized the importance of SEO. It’s no secret that your website needs to improve its search engine ranking. What is SEO? The acronym stands for “search engine optimization.” Essentially, it’s the practice of driving organic search traffic to a website….



Share your “VUI” or “Voice” domains

By NamePros Daily Domaining Tips: Today: PlantShop.com sold for $8,800 / Buying Keywords with High Search Volume (.com, .net, .org, and .ly) – Budget: Up to $100.00 ea. / .info @ $1.49 | Unlimited registrations allowed / and More… Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today: Buying Keywords…



How to Create an Ecommerce Website in 9 Easy Steps

By Lars Lofgren We’ve covered the high-level strategy of building an online store that makes real money here. But how do you create the ecommerce website itself? In this guide, I’ll cover the 9 steps you need to take to create an ecommerce site in this guide. I’ve broken this guide into four sections: The…



“I Went by GoDaddy’s Valuation Services”

By Elliot Silver GoDaddy’s automated appraisal tool is a double edged sword, and my affection for it varies depending on whether I am buying or selling a domain name. Put simply, when it comes to unique assets, I don’t think an automated tool can accurately value a domain name. People do use the appraisal tool…



No Reserve Auctions Ending 9/19

No Reserve Auctions Ending 9/19CertLife.com, BenchLogic.com, BTCsim.com, EquineLeasing.com, ExtraCurves.com, Packyn.com Godaddy No Reserve Auctions Ending Today Price Reduction! For the remainder of September, DropEngine Auctions will be reduced to a starting bid of $69. Top Investor PicksAuction End Time: 9/19/2019 11:00am*(PST) Click on a domain to be redirected to the auction listing Domain Current Price…



#welcome2018 .com at #DropCatch : LOLOLOLOL

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: The domain welcome2018.com has dropped and DropCatch caught it. One might think, who in their right mind would bid on this anachronism of a domain name, and yet, 23 bidders are fighting for ownership! LOLOLOLOL (Only Andrew of DNW would understand this.) What the flipping f4ck. It’s almost 2020 and a domain…



AUCTION RECAP OF SEPTEMBER 18, 2019

By Travis M. DSAD.com: A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on September 18, 2019. If there is an asterisk (*) next to a price, it means that the name was at auction from a private seller (rather than an expiring name) and may have had…



.bond domains could cost a grand each

By Kevin Murphy DomainIncite.com: Newish registry ShortDot has announced the release details for its recently acquired .bond gTLD, and they ain’t gonna be cheap. The TLD is set to go to sunrise in a little under a month, October 17, for 33 days. General availability begins November 19 with a seven day early access period…



Trending domain name keywords: jumbo, diabetes, repair, Taylor Swift

By Konstantinos Zournas OnlineDomain.com: The top 10 trending keywords registered in .COM and .NET domain names during the month of August 2019 were published by Verisign, the .com and .net registry. You can find the list from last month here. There is 1 common keyword in the .com and .net lists: dorian It seems that…



Taylor Swift, Jumbo and Repair Verisign’s top trending keywords for August

By Raymond Hackney TLDInvestors.com: Verisign released their top 10 keywords in registered in .com and .net for August. Jumbo was tops for .com and Repair for .net. TaylorSwift was popular in .net. .COM .NET jumbo repair diabetes taylorswift dorian loan claims piedmont airbnb dorian hurricane empower halloween small volume outlet bullet finder tahoe hills The…



#Lavor .com : A 19 year old #domain lost via the #UDRP process

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: Lavor.com, a domain name registered in 2000, has been in the registrant’s possession for 19 years. Lavorwash S.p.A., an Italian corporation, filed a UDRP at the WIPO, and managed to get the domain. Primary reason, appears to be the lack of response by the Respondent; by not representing themselves via an IP…



“I Went by GoDaddy’s Valuation Services”

By Elliot Silver DomainInvesting.com: GoDaddy’s automated appraisal tool is a double edged sword, and my affection for it varies depending on whether I am buying or selling a domain name. Put simply, when it comes to unique assets, I don’t think an automated tool can accurately value a domain name. People do use the appraisal…



Engineering firm sues to recover KFDE.com domain name

By Andrew Allemann Domain Name Wire: Company says a thief took the domain name it has been using for nearly two decades. A California engineering firm has filed a lawsuit (pdf) to recover the domain name KFDE.com, which it says was stolen from it. K.F. Davis Engineering has been using the domain name since it…



Stubborn Sellers: Why is the Uniregistry Brokerage Worth the 15% Commission?

By Theo Develegas Uniregistry.com: Uniregistry brokers are experienced, trained professionals that are able to negotiate on your behalf, and maximize your domain’s selling price. Source: Domaining     



China’s 2022 Winter #Olympics lead to #domain squatting of mascot names

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: In 2022, the Winter Olympiad takes place in Beijing, China. The Chinese love sports and also cute mascots. The official 2022 Winter Olympics were revealed yesterday. The Beijing 2022 Organizing Committee announced the winners from over 3,800 designs submitted by people from both China and the rest of the world. The mascots…



YMCDN.com closes at $127,801 on GoDaddy – Will it get paid?

By Raymond Hackney The Domains: YMCDN.com closed at $127,801 on GoDaddy Auctions on Wednesday. The domain has a big link profile. Looking at Majestic.com: Information Homepage Title N/A Crawled URLs 333 Indexed URLs 15,672 Educational Ref. Backlinks 3,044 Governmental Ref. Backlinks 698 Educational Ref. Domains 479 Governmental Ref. Domains 128 External backlinks F… Source: Domaining…



152 Domain Discoveries for September 19th

By Michael Sumner NameBio.com: Every day we scan more than one hundred thousand domains across all the major marketplaces and pending delete lists to find domains you can buy that have sold in the past. Sale history, like the age of a domain name, is a great proxy for quality to help the cream rise…



TNT’s Handpicked Best of the Drop List for 9/19/2019!

By TNTNAMES TNTNames.com: Here is TNT’s Handpicked Best of the Drop List for 9/19/2019. I will not be back-ordering or bidding on any of these domains myself. There are some really valuable domains on this list! If you have any thoughts/input please leave … → Source: Domaining     



$310k in Sales on September 18th – YMCDN.com sold for $127,801 – Daily Market Report

By Michael Sumner NameBio.com: GoDaddy had the top sale of the day for two days in a row, this time it was YMCDN.com which sold for $127,801. NameBio recorded 337 sales $100+ for a total of $287,082 with an average sale price of $852. Compared to the previous day there was a decrease of 0.6%…



Domain Shane’s Daily List of Domains at Auction for Thursday, September 19th, 2019

By ShaneCultra DSAD.com: Can you imagine how many people tried to frontrun Detour.com? I’m too lazy to try and get in touch with people that are letting their names expire but many domain investors do. I see nothing wrong with it. It’s good business to try and buy assets before they go for sale. Especially…



Go Daddy’s NameFind just sold NH.com

By Morgan MorganLinton.com: Today on Twitter James Iles seems to have broken the news that Go Daddy’s NameFind looks to have sold a very premium 2L .COM domain – NH.com. Here’s the Tweet that broke the news (to me at least): I looked on NameBio to see if there was a chance the sale price…



Brandable domain name sales week 37: Zeda.com, WaveGuard.com, Viddy.com

By Doron Vermaat DNGeek.com: September is usually a great month for domain name sales and this year is no exception to that rule. Last week we saw a whopping twelve five-figure brandable domain name sales reported. The top reported sale is that of DynamicInsight.com which sold at DomainMarket.com for a cool $28,500. The buyer is…



Novelty VS Cash-flow – Reducing your listing price & accepting offers

By NamePros Daily TNTNames.com: Today: How people make a living selling domain names / 78889.com sold for $6,550 / Single word, Dictionary, .com only, Show me what you have – Budget: Up to $5,000.00 / and More… Here are the new discussions that caught … → Source: Domaining     



The Best Ecommerce Website Builder

By Lars Lofgren Our content is reader-supported, which means if you click on one of our links to a recommended ecommerce website builder, we may earn a commission. Want to jump straight to the answer? — The best website builder for ecommerce for most of us, is Shopify. Launching an online store and trying to…



LifeForce.com Lands at #1 on This Week’s Sales Chart – 2 ccTLDs Make Top 5 & a New gTLD Goes Top 10

DNJournal: This week’s domain sales report gives just about everybody something to be happy about! Fans of every category have some successes they can point to. Source: Domaining     



PIR’s “new” .org domain is just temporary. Help it pick another new one!

By Kevin Murphy DomainIncite.com: Public Interest Registry unveiled a fancy new set of logos and a swanky new web site yesterday, but CEO Jon Nevett tells us that its new domain name is temporary. The new site and logos are undeniably superior to those they replace, but what raised eyebrows was the fact that the…



The Best Shared Hosting Plans

By Quick Sprout Editorial Shared hosting is the most cost-effective way to host your website. So if you’re looking for the cheapest web hosting plans, look no further than shared hosting. The problem is that so many hosting providers out there offer shared web hosting services. Trying to find the best shared hosting service can…



Namesilo building a sales/brokerage stand alone platform

By Raymond Hackney TLDInvestors.com: Namesilo posted that they are going to be building out their own sales and brokerage platform. They are looking for feedback from domain investors as to what they want to see and not see. They posted on Namepros: We are in the process of building out a standalone domain sales/brokerage platform….



Guest Post: New gTLD Use: Boon or Bane to Cybersecurity?

By Jonathan Zhang This is a sponsored guest post. WhoisXML API is making a very generous contribution to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute as a part of my Pan-Mass Challenge fundraising campaign in exchange for the publication of this article. The number of Internet users has skyrocketed from 44 million in 1995 to 3.4 billion in 2016….



Aman Bhutani : #GoDaddy CEO’s .com #domain passed through #HugeDomains

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: GoDaddy has a fresh CEO, Aman Bhutani, and yesterday he clocked 3 weeks at his job. Bhutani’s eloquence was evident during a much hyped new product presentation at GoDaddy, called “WebSites Plus Marketing” that is basically a set of web templates to be used by customers, and some basic SEO tools. Nothing…



Premium Domain Name July.com Changes Hands

By Bob Hawkes NamePros.com: The premium domain name July.com recently changed hands. While no price has yet been disclosed, I speculate that this is probably a six-figure sale. The domain name is already in use by the Australian travel products firm July, redirecting to their GetJuly.com site. The company had already been using simply July…



What is the Last Domain Name You Bought?

By Elliot Silver The Product Hunt Twitter account posed a question yesterday that garnered a ton of replies: “What is the last domain you bought?” What is the last domain you bought? 🤭 — Product Hunt (@ProductHunt) September 17, 2019 I took a quick look through the responses, and there were lots of domain names…



GoDaddy Sells At Least Four 2 Letter .com Domain Names

By Elliot Silver Yesterday morning, George Kirikos tweeted about the likely sale of HU.com, a two letter .com domain name that had been owned by GoDaddy via its NameFind portfolio company: Another elite 2-letter dot-com domain name has changed hands, as https://t.co/T5Z4rAjmqM heads to China 🇨🇳 (where else?). It had been owned by GoDaddy’s NameFind…



AUCTION RECAP OF SEPTEMBER 17, 2019

By Travis M. DSAD.com: A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on September 17, 2019. If there is an asterisk (*) next to a price, it means that the name was at auction from a private seller (rather than an expiring name) and may have had…



Sell your best two word.coms priced at $500 or less

By Raymond Hackney The Domains: This post is about two word .coms, and no there isn’t any expectation of anyone listing a premium well known two word phrase. Two word .coms are certainly one of the most requested domains wanted categories on Namepros so here is another outlet to promote and make a quick sale….



MMX switches porn TLDs from Afilias to Uniregistry

By Kevin Murphy DomainIncite.com: Minds + Machines is moving its four porn-themed gTLDs to a new back-end provider. MMX CEO Toby Hall confirmed to DI today that the company is ditching Afilias, which had been providing registry services for .xxx since 2011. “We’re in the process of switching the back-ends from Afilias to Uni for…



Argentina will use a lottery to decide 2LD landrush

By Kevin Murphy DomainIncite.com: Argentina has become the latest country to allow its ccTLD registrants to register domains at the second level. NIC Argentina announced last week that in addition to third-level domains such as example.com.ar and example.net.ar, you’ll be able to buy example.ar too. While it’s following in the footsteps of the likes of…



Spinster.xyz: Popular new social networking site is making it safe to discuss feminist issues onl…

By Team XYZ Gen.XYZ: Spinster.xyz – Namecheap customer (United States) During the Middle Ages, it was common for unmarried women to get work by spinning yarn or thread as a means of financial independence, referred to as spinsters. At that time a person’s occupation was often used as a sort of surname in legal documents….



A bumper crop of end user domain sales at Uniregistry

By Andrew Allemann Domain Name Wire: Uniregistry’s market has an active week for end user domain sales. Uniregistry released its weekly top 20 sales list yesterday. Unlike the past couple of weeks, I was able to figure out who bought most of them. And at least half can be definitively tied to end users. Three…



How to Discover Proxy Bid “Sweet Spot” and Win More GoDaddy Auctions

By Alvin Brown TLDInvestors.com: I share and discuss how to use GoDaddy Aftermarket data to determine a proxy bid amount likely to win more GoDaddy expired domain auctions. Over the last 18 months and counting, I’ve noticed an uptick in the number of bidders participating in GoDaddy expired auctions. Between auction bots and increased bidder…



#Amazon Music HD : New audio service launched without the matching #domain name

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: Amazon made a big announcement yesterday, unveiling Amazon Music HD to complement its current product range. The high definition audio service comes in two flavors, one at 16bit/44.1 kHz quality called “HD” and a second at 24-bit/ 192 kHz quality called “Ultra HD.” Both streams claim exceptional audio quality … Source: Domaining…



Guest Post: New gTLD Use: Boon or Bane to Cybersecurity?

By Jonathan Zhang DomainInvesting.com: This is a sponsored guest post. WhoisXML API is making a very generous contribution to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute as a part of my Pan-Mass Challenge fundraising campaign in exchange for the publication of this article. The number of Internet users has skyrocketed from 44 million in 1995 to 3.4 billion in…



Meet the new expensive .ORG domains

By Konstantinos Zournas OnlineDomain.com: It seems that .org is preparing us for a price increase that is most probably coming up in 2020. They are changing their brand (Meet the new .org) to prepare us for what was bound to happen. PIR will be using thenew.org as their new website moving away from pir.org. PIR…



15 end user domain sales at Sedo

By enduser Domain Name Wire: A German eyewear company, a Canadian cannabis seller and a sustainable food manufacturer all bought domain names. An upswing in sales came through this week from Sedo, making me think the lull of summer is over and, hopefully, a steady rise in domain purchases by end users will continue. Two…



How to Setup Free Catch-all Email for Domain Names

By Michael Cyger DNAcademy: See who”s emailing to your domain name. You can setup a catch-all email address for any domain name in less than 5 minutes for free. I’ll show you how. Source: Domaining     



159 Domain Discoveries for September 18th

By Michael Sumner NameBio.com: Every day we scan more than one hundred thousand domains across all the major marketplaces and pending delete lists to find domains you can buy that have sold in the past. Sale history, like the age of a domain name, is a great proxy for quality to help the cream rise…



What is the Last Domain Name You Bought?

By Elliot Silver DomainInvesting.com: The Product Hunt Twitter account posed a question yesterday that garnered a ton of replies: “What is the last domain you bought?” What is the last domain you bought? 🤭 — Product Hunt (@ProductHunt) September 17, 2019 I took a quick look through the responses, and there were lots of domain…



$193k in Sales on September 17th – HotChili.com sold for $7,399 – Daily Market Report

By Michael Sumner NameBio.com: GoDaddy had the top three sales yesterday led by HotChili.com which sold for $7,399. NameBio recorded 339 sales $100+ for a total of $168,265 with an average sale price of $496. Compared to the previous day there was a decrease of 0.9% in the number of sales and the total dollar…



Domain Shane’s Daily List of Domains at Auction for Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

By ShaneCultra DSAD.com: I know that I am not the most organized person. I have a lot of different plates and they’re all full. I proved just how unorganized I am. I was trying to find a price for the domain 70a.com to tell the story of the sale on Domain Sherpa which we were…



GoDaddy Sells At Least Four 2 Letter .com Domain Names

By Elliot Silver DomainInvesting.com: Yesterday morning, George Kirikos tweeted about the likely sale of HU.com, a two letter .com domain name that had been owned by GoDaddy via its NameFind portfolio company: Another elite 2-letter dot-com domain name has changed hands, as https://t.co/T5Z4rAjmqM heads to China 🇨🇳 (where else?). It had been owned by GoDaddy’s…



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