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February 22, 2019 10:36

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John Berryhill : BusinessFunding .com was auctioned despite being unexpired

IP attorney, John Berryhill, shared information on BusinessFunding.com, a 20 year old domain that was listed for sale in a NameJet auction. The domain wasn’t expired, and according to Berryhill, its registrant, Domain Capital, had renewed it until 2020. Data from DomainTools supports this, indicating that despite its renewed status, the domain was moved into […]

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Seven with #Sedo : Four letter .com auction with plenty of quality #domain names

Sedo, a DomainGang sponsor, is having an LLLL .com domain auction that begins tomorrow. Those quality 4L .com domains are still sought after, and not just by the Chinese domain buyers. Short domains can be acronyms for businesses, and offer catchy shortcuts to a rather long business name, or become brands in their own right. […]

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#Domainers : The Twitter account #DomainKing isn’t who you think it is

In December 2017, Rick Schwartz made a decision to withdraw from social media, and Twitter was the first one he left behind. The Domain King closed his Twitter protesting about its slow response to recover TheDomains, Mike Berkens’s account that had been hijacked for a week. During 2018, Rick Schwartz announced how much better he […]

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#Sedo sales report : #Domain names sold between 2/4/2019 – 2/10/2019 topped by PWA.com

Welcome to the latest edition of reporting on the Sedo domain sales; this time we cover the days spanning February 4th, 2019 – February 10th, 2019. This information has been provided by Sedo.com, sponsors of DomainGang. As a side note, GreatDomain auctions at Sedo are now bi-monthly. This report contains 6 domains sold in the […]

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#Rams .com : Super Bowl losing team still has interest in the #domain

The Los Angeles Rams might have lost the Super Bowl to their arch-nemesis, the Patriots, but football life goes on. Operating from the domain TheRams.com, the NFL team doesn’t own its exact match .com, Rams.com. For several years, the domain Rams.com has been in the possession of Canadian domainer Adam Dicker, who was featured on […]

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Marketing campaign for .CO #domains won two Summit International Awards

Big news from Down Under and dot .CO domains. The Australian integrated marketing campaign for .CO domain names,  has been recognized with two prizes in the 2018 Summit International Awards. Encompassing digital, social, out of home and more, the .CO campaign resulted in increased sales, as well as increased consumer engagement and awareness. The two […]

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The #Domain King’s new realms : Domainerville, domainsville, domaineville or domaville?

Rick Schwartz is psyched about the upcoming domain gathering in Asheville, North Carolina. The Domain King’s laser sharp focus on domain name investing is paired with his elite life style, a luxury that he has earned from more than 20 years of wise domaining. Rick’s choice of a domain for the Asheville meetup is as […]

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#Asheville, North Carolina : The #Domain King’s new domainerville

Hipster-friendly Asheville, is North Carolina’s hidden gem city. Overlooking the Blue Ridge mountains and home to numerous microbreweries, Asheville attracts young couples that love to smoke pot, newlyweds that exchanged vows in Little Switzerland, mature singles looking for a hookup – and now, domainers. Rick Schwartz’s announcement that he’ll be coordinating a domain investors’ gathering […]

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New #GoDaddy video not chauvinist enough, according to #domain veterans

The new GoDaddy video fails to reek of blatant male chauvinism and sexism, and that’s the plain truth from the mouth of veteran domain investors. Long known for its T&A approach to visualizing life and domain names, GoDaddy’s commercials used to incorporate females with ample bosoms and spectacular derrieres. Men were still men, and women […]

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#Sophie .com : Another aged #domain name has been acquired by Media Options

There’s no stopping Media Options, the brainchild of ever-busy domain entrepreneur, Drew Rosener. After grabbing Pegasus.com by its wings, the premium domain brokerage acquired Sophie.com – apparently from the same owners as the winged horse domain. This remarkable female first name was registered in 1998, although it existed as early as in 1996 and presumably […]

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