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Daily Sales Recap 10-31-13 sells for $11,950 on Sedo

By: Raymond Hackney Daily Sales Recap October 31, 2013 Sedo Sales (800 GBP) (11,950 USD) (1,150 USD) (5,000 USD) (8,995 GBP) (4,165 EUR) (1,500 EUR) Afternic $1, $3, $5, $2, $ $1, $3,500 Flippa Domain Sales $455 $155 $2,951 $2,151 $111 $255 eSearchEngineOptimization.COM $255 Go Daddy [...] Continue reading


Highlights from SCTE Cable-Tec EXPO

As a product manager and engineer, I really enjoy attending the technology-oriented Cable-Tec Expo each year. It has a stronger technology focus than many other industry trade shows and it's always a good opportunity to talk to the engineering teams from all of the operators and vendors. Our booth was very busy over the show's [...] Continue reading

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Black Friday (1 of 5) Is Here… Buy 2 & Get 3rd FREE!!!

Yup… The first of our Black Friday deals on domain development is here already and our promotion is up and running in full swing getting some nice action. Just got done processing the first two orders for two clients of ours from Europe who are 6/7 hours ahead of us yankees. Anyways, you all still [...] Continue reading


Domain Horror Story: Company Spends Money On PR To Promote Its New Domain

You might put your little one’s safety to sleep before reading this ghostly  tale of a company that just spend cold hard cash to promote its new domain name A Press Release was put out by Seward Park Tech, “a DJ and Lighting company servicing the New York, New Jersey and Connecticut otherwise known [...] Continue reading

Wonderful Domains at Fair Prices or Fair Domains at Wonderful Prices?

One of my favorite Warren Buffett quotes, one that applies to domains as well in my opinion, is this: “It’s far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price than a fair company at a wonderful price” In my opinion, the optimal strategy in 2013 and beyond is focusing on quality as opposed [...] Continue reading


Uniregistry: Spending $9,990,000 is only the gTLD beginning

The coming months will increase the temperature underneath the gTLD cauldron to a scorching boil! The biggest players in the game have invested hundreds of thousands of dollars, and some millions; while the application fee of $185,000 per gTLD is (partially) refundable if the application is not approved, it’s still a lot of money to [...] Continue reading


Part One of Rousing Schwartz vs. Schilling New gTLD Debate Video is Here + Plus a New Association is Formed to Promote the New Extensions

Without question a highlight of last week's TRAFFIC East conference was a rousing debate over new gTLDs that pitted teams led by industry giants Rick Schwartz and Frank Schilling against each other. You can now see the first half of that shootout here ( the second half is coming next week). [...] Continue reading

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