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Last week the .CO team announced a major milestone, they now have over 2 million domain names under management. The incredible thing about this number is that they did this all in the span of less than six years. I can still remember sitting with Juan and Lori in 2010 in Las Vegas, we were [...] Continue reading
Today: Researching sender email from offers? / Poland type-in traffic/ WebsiteBackup.com Sold for $10,099; MYPA.com for $5,200 / And more. Here are the new NamePros.com threads that caught my eye: Thinking about buying an .uk domain – Advice? – How to invest in .uk? About NN-NN.com – Thoughts on this market? Deleted Domains worth anything ? – [...] Continue reading
Below is another look at a few recent domain flips and flops, with data courtesy of NameBio. Flips ToplessNews.com sold for 2,195 USD recently at Sedo, vs 107 USD on 2015-05-04 at GoDaddy. Nice 20x return in less than a year, before commission. “Topless” is more of a picture thing than a news thing. The [...] Continue reading
More massive unloading of 6N names with a zero/four — almost 700 .com and 1,445 .cc. The average price for the .com names is a meager $25. Patterns (and 8’s) are what counts in this space. 939343.com and 439393.com both are reported to have sold at 888 yuan or $135 each. Weekly volume summary also [...] Continue reading
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Happy Sunday. There are a lot of good names on the board today. Namejet has the most LLL.coms they’ve in one day in a long time. Plenty of cheap good word dot coms and of course, lots and lots of numbers and shorties. Not bad for a Sunday. I hope you’re enjoying the additions [...] Continue reading
If you were at NamesCon you may have met Matt Holmes at Networking Lane promoting his Handshakin’ Video Series where he interviews successful entrepreneurs on their top business strategies. Matt is a young domainer, entrepreneur and start-up enthusiast from Santa Fe, NM who attended college at the University of Denver. The Guinness Book of World Record [...] Continue reading