The new weekly domain sales report is out at DNJournal.com. A blockbuster $3.6 million sale that we reported in our Lowdown section Tuesday tops both the new weekly all extension Top 20 Sales Chart and the 2014 Year to Date Top 100 Sales Chart.
The lack of new gTLD marketing has been a recurring theme lately. The one really big exception has been .CLUB, who seems to be everywhere as they continue to separate themselves from the marketing pack. In their latest move they added a rap superstar to the .CLUB team.
TRAFFIC Co-Founder Rick Schwartz has added some new elements to this month’s conference in Las Vegas, including a second keynote speaker announced today. Schwartz also hinted that TRAFFIC is preparing to move operations to the West Coast.
Network Solutions placed tens of thousands of new gTLD domains in client’s accounts without asking their permission first. Experts say that violates NetSol’s Registrar Accreditation Agreement with ICANN. Oddly enough, their actions brought more heat on .XYZ than on themselves.
I had a very nice break the past 2 weeks, but I’m sorry I had to miss the 2014 Domainer’s Choice Awards dinner that was held June 28th in Dana Point, California. Here’s a hat tip to the winners plus news from a new entry in an old gTLD and Heritage Auctions’s plans to sell […]
A global digital-performance-based marketing company, Matomy Media Group, has acquired a majority ownership position in direct navigation search company Team Internet AG, the parent company of popular domain monetization providers ParkingCrew.com.
The 10th anniversary edition of the TRAFFIC conference that concluded earlier this month on Miami Beach marked the end of a era. Our wall to wall pictorial review documents Rick Schwartz’s final ride with TRAFFIC. We haven’t published ANY of the photos in this review in DNJ before.
While new gTLDs are getting the lion’s share of attention since they started going live earlier this year, LogicBoxes believes there is also a great growth opportunity for ccTLD registry operators thanks to a new automated system designed to help them sell more domains. Also today – a stolen domain alert.
New Cover Story at DNJournal.com: Domain industry veterans Kellie Peterson and Mike Robertson have moved to Tampa, Florida to help DNC Holdings make their wish for explosive growth come true. We visited them in their new digs to get the inside story.
With the four-day Thanksgiving weekend in the U.S. resulting in a very short work week, domain sales were light. Still, the holiday was brightened considerably by a report that a venture capital company had bought Invest.com for over $5 million with the name now in escrow.