Daily archives: October 16th, 2018

Investing in short, brandable, 1 or 2 word .com

By NamePros Daily Domaining Tips: Today: The best “go-to” domain blogs and podcasts / WineMall.com sold for $13,750 / Official .wf Showcase and Discussion Thread / And more! Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today: TradingCurrency.com – This one sounds like it’s in the perfect niche for various…



Dropped #domain #Speedwagon .com back in the possession of the #rock group!

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: The domain Speedwagon.com expired and dropped last month; the original registration date of 1996 was thus lost. Legendary rock supergroup, REO Speedwagon owned the domain for almost two decades, when the unthinkable happened. Speedwagon.com was auctioned off at DropCatch, where it sold for $3,550 dollars. Fast forward a month later, … Source:…



DerbyCon and the Infosec Community

By John Conwell DerbyCon Reflections 2018 DerbyCon was my first Infosec conference, and I wasn’t really sure what to expect. I read that it’s a conference for hackers, run by hackers. I had… Source: Blog Domain Tools     



Mohammad Shaikh, Co-founder of Meridio, coming to NameSummit 2018 

By admin NameSummit.com: NameSummit 2018 brings together Mohammad Shaikh and other leading experts in digital branding and related industries to the Westin TimesRead More… Source: Domaining     



Namecheap Celebrating 18 Years With Special Offers

By Elliot Silver Namecheap is celebrating its 18th birthday this year, and the company has some special offers for customers to mark the occasion: Celebrate our 18th birthday with 18% off renewals on domains, Private Email, and SSL Certificates. Hurry and future-proof your business with us! https://t.co/2XCZqMn7Er pic.twitter.com/UPgJXzFuy2 — Namecheap.com (@Namecheap) October 16, 2018 It…



Daily Poll: With ccTLDs, Do You Care About Politics?

By Elliot Silver I would be willing to bet that a fair amount of people who own ccTLD domain names don’t realize their connection to foreign governments. Some people buy them for their brandability or marketability rather than for any allegiance or connection to the associated country connected to the ccTLD. For those who own…



Stop bidding on crazy GoDaddy domain name auctions!

By Konstantinos Zournas OnlineDomain.com: Stop bidding on crazy GoDaddy domain name auctions! If you see the auction price going up and down it should be an indication that something is very wrong! So stop bidding! I don’t understand how people don’t get it by now! Are these people bidding plain idiots? It had happened a…



Sedo weekly sales led by two 6 figure sales

By Raymond Hackney The Domains: Sedo released their weekly sales and the top sale was Casino.ro at 220,000 Euros, ($254,678). The Romanian extension doesn’t get many big sales, and it was not the only cctld kicking butt, GolfTV.co.kr and Golftv.kr sold for 60,000 Euros, ($69,460) and 50,000 Euros, ($57,892) respectively. Jobster.com was the top .com…



#Sedo sales report : #Domain names sold during the week ending 10/14/2018 topped by Casino.ro

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: Welcome to the weekly edition of reporting on the Sedo domain sales; this time we cover the week ending October 14th, 2018. This information has been provided by Sedo.com, sponsors of DomainGang. This week, we are reporting 1 domain in the 6 figure range, and 6 domains sold in the five figure…



#DropCatch now offers #domains in pre-release auctions

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: DropCatch has been making a killing by auctioning off expired domains that dropped, then caught by its ultra fast servers. We’ve been following some auctions and many end up in the thousands of dollars, all for a few microseconds of CPU time and network latency, in order to catch these domains! Very…



Why Exact Match Domain Names Are Vital to Your Brand, Products & Services

By Jamie Zoch DotWeekly: Welcome! Today is a new video from DotWeekly that I talk about why exact match .com domain names are vital for your brand, products and services! .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { pos… Source: Domaining     



Expert Exchange: When Does It Make the Most Sense to Hire a Broker?

By James Iles NamePros.com: Domain name brokers are experts in buying and selling domain names on behalf of their clients, but in which scenarios should you consider hiring a domain broker? In our final installment in this series of Expert Exchange, we ask our assorted panel of domain name brokers to describe the situations in…



See what summer had in store for XYZ in the newest XYZ Quarterly

By Team XYZ Gen.XYZ: Summer is over, leaves are starting to fall to the ground, and the third quarter of 2018 has come to an end. That means it’s time for XYZ’s latest Quarterly Report to give you an in-depth look at all the major happenings from the past 3 months for our registry and…



#Montar .com : Spanish dictionary word #domain sent to the #WIPO

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: Montar.com is a 2002 domain registration, owned by NameFind LLC – that’s the GoDaddy subsidiary managing the company’s domain inventory. The word “montar” means “to mount” in Spanish, and the Respondent in this case used this fact to defend ownership of the domain against the Complainant, Mon… Source: Domaining     



Namecheap Celebrating 18 Years With Special Offers

By Elliot Silver DomainInvesting.com: Namecheap is celebrating its 18th birthday this year, and the company has some special offers for customers to mark the occasion: Celebrate our 18th birthday with 18% off renewals on domains, Private Email, and SSL Certificates. Hurry and future-proof your business with us! https://t.co/2XCZqMn7Er pic.twitter.com/UPgJXzFuy2 — Nameche… Source: Domaining     



DigitalTown sells Appointment.com

By Andrew Allemann Domain Name Wire: Company sold Appointment.com business earlier this month to unknown buyer. DigitalTown (OTC: DGTW) has sold its Appointment.com business. The company disclosed the deal in its 10-Q filed yesterday. The SEC filing reveals little information about the transaction that occurred subsequent to quarter end: “On October 9 2018, the Co……



F Words in .COM and .NET Reg Fee Opps

By admin DropGRABS.com: Today’s Treat a handful of words that start with the letter “F” and are available for Reg Fee in .COM or .NET Less than 100 Items iFestooning.com iFestooning.net Fifthed.com Fifthed.net … Source: Domaining     



#Nutflix : Adult content provider capitalizing on #Netflix fame

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: Nothing beats a good pun or sexual innuendo, and Nutflix appears to be doing just that. The obvious Netflix “typo” is gearing up for launch, serving adult porn movies. “Nutflix – Everybody loves porn!” – says the headline on its web site, Nutflix.com. The domain name Nutflix.com was registered in 2… Source:…



Daily Poll: With ccTLDs, Do You Care About Politics?

By Elliot Silver DomainInvesting.com: I would be willing to bet that a fair amount of people who own ccTLD domain names don’t realize their connection to foreign governments. Some people buy them for their brandability or marketability rather than for any allegiance or connection to the associated country connected to the ccTLD. For those who…



#OneCause .ORG: A 1999 #domain registration challenged by the #UDRP process

By DomainGang DomainGang.com: The domain OneCause.org was registered in 1999; nineteen years later, a company called BidPal, Inc. challenged its ownership via the UDRP process. Not only did the Complainant lose, they were found to be guilty of Reverse Domain Name Hijacking. The National Arbitration Forum panelist stated: “[…] proofs show that the disp… Source:…



Daily Domain Picks 10-16-18

By Raymond Hackney TLDInvestors.com: Daily Domain Picks 10-16-18 52288.com was at $25,000, GoDaddy walked back a bunch of what I would guess were bad bids, the name was at $1,570 and climbed back to $16,100. Top sales/closes from yesterday: 52288.com 16,100 USD 2018-10-15 GoDaddy winemall.com 13,750 USD 2018-10-15 GoDaddy curryinahurry.com 9,000 USD 2018-10-15 Sedo sigm……



Donuts loses appeal in .Web case

By Andrew Allemann Domain Name Wire: Court of Appeals agrees that covenant not to sue is valid. The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth District has ruled against top level domain name company Donuts over the .Web domain name. Donuts was one of the applicants for the .web domain name. Nu Dot Co…



BidPal hit for reverse domain name hijacking

By Andrew Allemann Domain Name Wire: Company with a history of cybersquatting claims is found to have filed a case in abuse of the UDRP. BidPal, Inc., a company that helps charities raise money under the name OneCause, has been found to have engaged in reverse domain name hijacking over the domain name OneCause.org. The…



131 Domain Discoveries for October 16th

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…



$142k in Sales on October 15th – 52288.com sold for $16,100 – Daily Market Report

By Michael Sumner NameBio.com: The top sale of the day was 52288.com which sold for $16,100 at GoDaddy. NameBio recorded 192 sales for a total of $142,199 with an average sale price of $741. Compared to the previous day there was an increase of 10% in the number of sales and the total dollar amount…



The internet is still working after KSK roll

By Kevin Murphy DomainIncite.com: The first-ever change to the security keys at the top of the DNS tree appears to have been a non-event. While ICANN received reports of some disruptions after last Thursday’s KSK rollover, the impact appears to have fallen short of the millions of users that had been speculated. ICANN said yesterday:…



Donuts loses to ICANN in $135 million .web auction appeal

By Kevin Murphy DomainIncite.com: Donuts has lost a legal appeal against ICANN in its fight to prevent Verisign running the .web gTLD. A California court ruled yesterday that a lower court was correct when it ruled almost two years ago that Donuts had signed away its right to sue ICANN, like all gTLD applicants. The…



IKE’S LIST OF DOMAINS AT AUCTION FOR Tuesday, October 16th

By Josh E DSAD.com: I noticed a few names on the Godaddy list today that are coming from NameCheap. I’m pretty sure that this is the first time I noticed this. I could be wrong, maybe they’ve been sending their expired inventory to Godaddy for awhile. I’ll have to track down all the registrars and…



Brandable domain name sales week 41: Bons.com, TheSite.com, PizzaPortal.com

By Doron Vermaat DNGeek.com: Only one reported sale closed in the five-figure range last week. That was Bons.com which sold for $14,000 at Sedo. Based on current Whois data the buyer seems to be an online-casino operator but the domain name isn’t in use as of yet. TheSite.com was an expired domain name at auction…



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