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November 22, 2017 01:46

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Markmonitor : Corporate guide to acquiring domain names

A white paper by Markmonitor reveals the recommended corporate approach to domain name acquisition. Titled, “Assessing the Value of a Domain,” this white paper attempts to define the necessary steps, in order to acquire domains necessary to one’s brand strategy. “Have you ever wanted to register a domain only to find that it is already […]

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Domainer chutzpah : Give me $50 to give you a domain price quote

When it comes down to responding to domain inquiries, nothing beats the Telepathy.com requirement of a $19 dollar payment. At least, Telepathy has all this streamlined and automated, and it possesses a top notch domain portfolio. An unnamed domain owner is now seeking to cash in on this trend, asking for $50 dollars per price […]

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So $1,999 for 83.com anyone ?

With the help of Josh (legendaryJP) we confirmed that Diana Pitcher did sell DWN.com for 2,999 Euros, this was the suggested price she received when adding her name to Sedo. Domain investors know to skip these suggestions, some use them for comic fodder. But there are real consequences for the rest of the public who […]

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MotorcycleHelmets.com sold by GoDaddy – A look back at the previous negotiation

Michael Berkens purchased MotorcycleHelmets.com back in 2010, and it looks like GoDaddy/Namefind just sold the domain to a buyer using privacy protection at Name.com. The domain was bought in January 2010 at the TRAFFIC Las Vegas Auction. The domain was actually listed with a $50K reserve but immediately after it didn’t meet reserve Mike asked […]

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GoDaddy builds a new (and better) domain valuation tool

New tool is limited for now, but may become available to customers in the future. GoDaddy rolled out a domain name valuation tool four years ago that offered free domain name appraisals. It was, to put it mildly, underwhelming. a In May of this year, GoDaddy got serious about domain name valuation. It’s about to […]

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From PenguinSex.com to Harbor.com – Readers Shared Their Top Domains

So we did something last week that TheDomains had never done in it’s 9 year existence. We let the readers take over and tell everyone what their best name was and how much they wanted for it. People had the opportunity to post their true thoughts without worry about being bashed. I probably deleted/did not […]

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Is this domain name worth $15,000,000 dollars?

How is a domain’s value calculated? That’s the million dollar question every savvy domain investor ponders over, at least once a day! Quite often, it’s not the domain itself that defines its value, but rather, how it’s being used. In the case of a domain name that paraded itself in social media and television networks, […]

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How much for that domain? A typical domain negotiation exchange

When it comes down to domain negotiations, quite often the seller is burdened with the task of setting a price for their asset. It’s not rare to see both parties, the domain seller and the domain buyer, become reluctant in mentioning a specific price. The reason is very simple: Whoever quotes a price first, loses. […]

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Donald Trump : Sore loser in the battle of domains at Estibot!

When one compares the leading candidates for the presidential election this November, there is no doubt it’ll be a close battle. Hillary Clinton versus Donald Trump? That’s like Darth Vader battling his very clone. But enough with hardcore politics, let’s move onto domains. It seems that Estibot, the automatic domain evaluation service, is pro-Democrat. A […]

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The ROTD Domain Auction At Namescon Tops $5.5 Million In Bids

The RightoftheDot.com domain name auction being held live/online on January 11, 2016 has now topped $5.5 Million in Pre-bidding on Namejet.com In all there are 325 domain names with at least one bid and about 250 of those have more than one bid. About 125 domain names will be in the live auction with the […]

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