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If you’re visiting a domain name, you can now see if this one – or other extensions – are being listed for sale on a number of domain marketplaces. How? By using the latest Chrome extension from Dofo, “There are 360 million domain names, and more than 30 million of them are for sale on [...] Continue reading
One of my favorite parts of the week is choosing the discussions for Top Topics. I get to take some time to browse the talking points of the week and compile a little list of Top Topics that I think will be interesting to you, the reader. I hope you like this week's selection, but [...] Continue reading
A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on May 23, 2020. 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 a reserve. I’m only showing where [...] Continue reading
Quidsi was one of the most successful companies that utilized keyword .com domain names as standalone brands. The company was founded by Marc Lore, who went on to found Jet.com, and he is now CEO of Walmart’s ecommerce business operations. Quidsi’s most well-known brand was Diapers.com, and it also operated Soap.com, Wag.com, BeautyBar.com, Casa.com, and [...] Continue reading
As I sit and eat breakfast and cruise through the Internet, I think about how different it was during breakfast when I was a kid. When I was a kid there wasn’t shit to read except the cereal box itself. And the cereal makers knew it. They would fill the back with [...] Continue reading
Links = Rank Old Google (pre-Panda) was to some degree largely the following: links = rank. Once you had enough links to a site you could literally pour content into a site like water and have the domain's aggregate link authority help anything on that site rank well quickly. As much as PageRank was [...] Continue reading
En los tiempos actuales donde el comercio online avanza a pasos agigantados, ha llegado una extensión que a buen seguro será un excelente recurso. Se trata de los dominios .tienda; los cuales están especialmente indicados para las compras online. Con la adquisición de uno de estos dominios, se podrá conseguir atraer a más visitantes [...] Continue reading