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September 25, 2017 13:19

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I just discovered BrandAftermarket, a new place for startups to buy domains for under $500

Brandable domain names have taken over as a very viably options for startups looking to built their brand online, but not looking to spend a fortune. For years BrandBucket.com has been a go-to resource for brandable domain names crossing the $1M profit mark in 2016. BrandBucket has a unique model, domain owners can list their […]

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Uniregistry Marketplace continues to solidify itself as a top domain marketplace with close to $30M in sales so far this year

Well the numbers are in and they are damn impressive. Uniregistry, which quickly gained notoriety as the startup-friendly registrar, then opened a marketplace that is quickly becoming the go-to resource for startups acquiring domain names. And the numbers don’t lie, with close to $30M in sales so far this year it’s safe to say that […]

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Do city-specific domains like .BOSTON have any hope?

It’s no secret that a lot of the new gTLDs are struggling. At the same time some new gTLDs have found a solid path to success with extensions like .CLUB, .LOAN, and .ONLINE seeing real interest from end-users. I’ll be honest in saying that I thought .CITY domains were going to take off like a […]

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Domains for Startups: Five names on NameJet that I think startups will dig

Hello, happy Sunday and welcome to my new weekly “Domains for Startups” post. Each week I’ll be sharing five domain names on the popular domain marketplace NameJet that I think would be a great fit for startups. If you’re not familiar with NameJet, let me break it down. There are a number of marketplaces out […]

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BrandBucket crosses the $1M profit mark in 2016

Okay, I know I’m probably the 10th blog to cover BrandBucket’s 2016 sales report today, but I think there’s interesting data there and I also know that many of my readers are startup founders and entrepreneurs who don’t know that there’s a whole world of blogs about domain names out there. So first – visit […]

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When it comes to flipping two-word .COMs, Logan Flatt is on a roll

I always laugh when people say that the only people who make money with domain names are the guys who got started in the early days. When I started in 2007 just about everyone told me I was too late, and another “late-comer” that is making waves lately is Logan Flatt, who has been flipping […]

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Not all TLDs are created equal when it comes to protecting domain owners

You might think that registering a .COM, a .LONDON, or a .IO are all the same except for the price. While you would be right, the .COM always does command the highest price, there’s more under the hood with a TLD, and in some cases this could be the difference between keeping and losing your […]

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My thoughts on people bidding on their own NameJet auctions

As most of you probably know by now, I try to stay away from blogging about controversies in the domain name world. That being said, it’s hard for me to stay out of this one so I thought I would share my thoughts, and keep it short and sweet since in my humble opinion this […]

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This domain registrar is offering to beat your current renewal rate, and they mean it

Well here’s an offer I don’t think I’ve ever seen before. Uniregistry, a domain registrar started by serial entrepreneur and angel investor Frank Schilling is offering new customers the chance to move their domain names from their current registrar over to them, and they’ll beat whatever your current renewal rate is. Sound to good to be true? […]

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Want to buy expired domain names? You should know about these five sites

This weekend a friend who is starting to get into the world of domain names asked me where I go to buy expired domains. I shared some of my favorite sites for buying expired domains and was surprised that he had only heard of one of the five. After sharing my top five list with […]

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