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I bought DomainNames.com from the registrar, but they took it back

Today: Crazy four digit renewal fee’s on some new gTLDs / The Ins And Outs Of Selling Russian Domain Name Assets / EXCHANGE.BIZ sold for $510 / And more! Here are the new domain discussions and domain news. New gTLD Aftermarket – Is the new gTLD aftermarket even strong enough yet to support bulk portfolio sales? […]

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I’m buying your .com/.net./.org/.co Domains

Today: Domain investing and Truck driving / New gTLD Spotted In The Wild / BOB.BIZ sold for $7,500 / And more! Here are the new domain discussions and domain news. Domain age vs WHOIS/IP History – I’m not sure why so many people have such a hard time understanding the difference between a domain names age […]

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Beginners Guide to Domaining 101

Today: Analyzing the sold domain history can benefit your investing strategy / NOT impressed with appraisals / NP.tv sold for $4,800! / And more! Here are the new domain discussions and domain news. New gTLD domain extensions and SEO/SEM – Does anyone have some data/statistics/research to share regarding new gTLDs and SEO? There are claims […]

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Neustar ditches .biz for .neustar

Registry operator Neustar has migrated all of its web sites to its .neustar gTLD, abandoning its original home at .biz. The company announced today that its main site can now be found at home.neustar. Its old neustar.biz already redirects to the dot-brand domain. It’s also using domains such as marketing.neustar, security.neustar and risk.neustar to market […]

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In Less Than 2 Years, .XYZ Passes 14 Year Old .BIZ to Become 5th Largest Domain Extension

The new gTLD domain name extension, .XYZ is which won’t be two years old until, June of this year, just surpassed the  domain extension .Biz which has been around since 2001 in the number of domain registrations. According to RegistrarStats.com, .XYZ now has 2,369,039 domain name registered which passed .Biz which has 2,305,687 domains registered. […]

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Remember that bidding war for 66.biz ? Owner got his real world appraisal and transferred out

I have talked many times about people playing the real world appraisal game, they let the domain name complete auction at Go Daddy and then get the auth code and transfer out. Not everyone knows that you can transfer out, so many believe that someone would not pay $80 for this real world appraisal, most […]

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Growth Of 1.1% In 2015 For The “Big Six” Legacy TLDs (Vs. 2.5% in 2014)

The Afnic Industry Report on Domain Names analyses the prospects for growth in 2015 of the 6 main Legacy gTLDs: the .com, .net and .org stand up better than .biz, .info, and .mobi. It shows that the most recent Legacy … Continue reading →

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Neustar’s Sean Kaine on .US, .Co, new TLDs and ICANN – DNW Podcast #37

What’s the future of .US? What effect are new TLDs having on legacy domains? Find out in this podcast. Neustar has lots of experience with non-.com domains. It operates the registry for .co, .us and .biz, and is also the back end registry provider for a lot of new TLDs. On this episode, Neustar VP […]

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.BIZ Domains Get A Plug From The Big Bang Theory: Bazinga! (video)

Neustar must be delighted. .Biz got a plug last week from one of the top rated tv shows in the world: The Big Bang Theory. Neustar is the .biz registry. Even if you are not watching the show you must … Continue reading →

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November: 827 Domain Name Renewals And 119 Drops (12.6%)

Like every month I go through my domains to see what to renew and what not to. I am a bit late on this report because of the holidays and NamesCon. So, in November I renewed 827 domains and dropped … Continue reading →

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