Wednesday , March 3 2021

Raymond Hackney

NamesCon Online poll results on several topics

At NamesCon Online I ran several polls to get the mood from participants on certain topics. Here are the results: What is your domain investing activity? Full time my only source of income32.14% Part time I have a day job39.29% Hobbyist I do this for fun any money made is …

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That’s an interesting way to use MacyGray.com

When I think of Macy Gray, I think of the song “I try” not an Indonesian online casino. But MacyGray.com is now an online casino. Image by ExplorersInternational from Pixabay But for $22,700 someone is looking to get a return on their money. So for Macy Gray fans who also …

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Hyper Personalized Search Listings

As brandable boutiques became more popular and flooded with listings, many have questioned the search protocols. Many a debate on Namepros around which tags were used on BrandBucket and if certain people got special treatment. Squadhelp rolled out what they call Hyper Personalized Search Listings Beginning in Jan 2021, we …

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MontyPython.net expires closes at $43,500

British comedy troupe Monty Python are legends in the world of comic entertainment. It looks like someone let MontyPython.net expire and it went for a big number at GoDaddy auctions. Closing at $43,500 the domain name has a solid link profile and domain authority. Ahrefs shows: Domain Rating 48 Backlinks …

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Climate.vc highest reported .vc sale

The .vc country code got a lot more attention in 2020 than in previous years. I had a solid sale on IP.vc over at Epik. But there have not been many big sales, to be fair there has never been a big sale. The highest reported .vc sale was only …

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Seller of Masks.com drops asking price

Last month I wrote about the website Masks.com going up for sale on Flippa. The starting price was $975,000 and the other part of the equation was that the ownership of Masks.com did not come in the deal. The entrepreneur running the business (by himself) has a perpetual lease for …

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Wales.com worth £3,000,000?

North.Wales published an article about Wales.com. The purchase price and what one domain broker estimated today’s value at. From the article: A Freedom of Information request has revealed a Welsh Government official with foresight managed to acquire the Wales.com domain name for £100,000 back in 2008 – a domain one …

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.IO a look back at 2020 from sales to complaints

.IO domain name sales were up in 2020 vs 2019 by over $500,000. They were slightly higher than 2018 figures. In addition to sales 2020 the Chagossians filed a to THE AFRICAN COMMISSION ON HUMAN & PEOPLES’ RIGHTS. The Chagossians are dealing with a lot of concerns but as you …

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DotDB.com releases Top Domain Name Keywords Report

DotDB.com is a very popular website for domain investors. It provides a lot of useful tools. One of the most popular tools is seeing how many extensions a keyword is registered in. DotDB.com has now released the top 500 keywords registered for free. Some of these keywords are corporate names …

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