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Archive News 2016  April

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Tia Wood

Help! I’m locked out of WordPress admin!

Oh, it’s quite simple. If you are a friend, you type the One True Key, and the doors will open. ~Nerdalf It happened. It’s been awhile since the website was last updated. Perhaps it’s the wrong password and username combination. Perhaps it’s a white screen of death. Whatever the reason, the future of your site [...] Continue reading

TheDomains sells for 2.72 million Yuan ($419,968)

On April 26, we wrote about selling for 3.75 million Yuan. Well we have another ABB numeric sale with selling for 2.72 million Yuan or $419,968. The domain was registered in 1998 and dropped two times previously. This sale has something in common with the sale in that there is an operating [...] Continue reading


Where will the bidding close for

In one week one of the best names we have seen at auction this year will close at  NameJet., which surpisingly was registered rather late, 1998 according to Domain Tools. sold for $2.1 million, the buyer was 37Games out of China. You can read the interview James Illes from Namepros did with the [...] Continue reading

Domain Shane

Update on Top 10 Sales from a Year Ago:,,, More

Listed below are updates to the top 10 domain sales from a year ago, as ranked by DN Journal. 1. sold for $459,000 This was picked up by Chinese company Qunar, which is publicly traded and has a market cap over $5 billion. They’re working on a travel portal, “ is a sub-brand of [...] Continue reading

Domain Shane


It is easy to think that is dead, but there was a feeding frenzy at Godaddy a couple of days ago.  Something like 200 7N.coms that ended in 888 expired.  Every one of them was taken regardless of 4’s and 0’s. Most of the names without 4’s and 0’s sold for between $100 and [...] Continue reading

The Frager Factor

In an Age of Privilege, Not Everyone Is in the Same Boat; CEOs Borrowing To Pay Themselves

Robbie Ferguson

Domains appearing to be banned by google

Today:  LLLL .com Pronounceable Wanted / Same Word Twice In A Domain? / Sold for $3,222; for $2,700 / And more. Here are the new discussions and domain name news that caught my eye today: BUYING chips – Check your portfolio to see if you have any of these. value militating . [...] Continue reading

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