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August 24, 2019 21:54

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When something goes wrong, is it you or the extension?

Today: At what point do you… / RJ (Founder of namePros) makes the news / New .DESIGN Domains for $11.99 / and More… Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today! Buying home audio/sound/stereo based name – budget up to $1,000.00 – Be sure to check your portfolio for […]

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Radix 2019 premium domains report

Radix shared its bi-annual premium report for the first half of 2019. This report gives a full overview of the premium domain sales across the Radix New gTLD portfolio from 1st January 2019 until 30th June 2019. Some of the key highlights from the report include: $1.36M in revenue; at par with H2 2018 .online, […]

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Berkens says new gTLDs mostly suck but geos suck hardest

Ever since he cashed out his massive portfolio of domain names in a bulk sale to GoDaddy three and a half years ago, domain investor Mike Berkens has been dabbling in new gTLDs, and so far he’s not impressed. In a recent conference speech and blog post, he revealed some of his experiences parking and […]

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Neustar takes control of two new gTLDs

Neustar has started taking over former dot-brand new gTLDs belonging to its former clients. It recently took control of .compare and .select, which previously belonged to Australian insurance company iSelect. Neustar had been the back-end registry provider for both TLDs. As previously blogged, iSelect abandoned its primary dot-brand, .iselect, in June. That was despite that […]

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Taglines Should Be Registered First

Today: Never contact whois email of dropping domain… / ARDY.com sold for $6,900 / .actor cheap renewals / and More… Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today! WANTED ONE-WORD NAMES IN .IO – Budget: Up to $100.00 – If you have any single-word .io ccTLD’s in your portfolio […]

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Google has big, innovative plans for .new

Google is set to launch .new next year with a innovative value proposition that changes how domain names are used. The company plans to slowly release .new domains to a carefully controlled customer base, starting in the first quarter 2020. In a Registry Service Evaluation Process request filed with ICANN last week, the company said: […]

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Typical Domain Trademark Violation Courses Of Action

Today: Share your .melbourne domain names / AudioMedia.com sold for $5,450 / Have you ever had a buyer come back after initial agreement failed? / and More… Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today! Domain name pricing model: Guess the number of marbles in the jar – This […]

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The Best Ways To Market Your Domain Names

Today: Kush.io sold for $8,150 / Common surnames and cyber squatting / Are .inc domain names worth the investment? / and More… Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today! Domain name for Docusign Alternative – Budget: Up to $10,000.00 – Do you own any docusign alternative brandable domain […]

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Outbound Strategy For Brandable Domains

Today: How to build a domain portfolio / W57.com sold for $13,300 / Tots .tv and tots co sold $18k / and More… Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today! Buying Digital Agency & Recruiting / Staffing Brandables – Budget: Up to $300.00 – If you have a […]

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XYZ makes idiotic statement on Twitter

The XYZ registry, one of the worst New gTLD registries, made a tweet yesterday that is clearly false and frankly embarrassing to the whole domain name industry. The tweet said: “You can get a shorter, more memorable domain with .xyz – just like Hooli.xyz  did. Head to gen.xyz to get yours!” and had this image […]

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