Wednesday , March 3 2021

Raymond Hackney

CultWines.com a 64x Return in two years

A couple of 5 figure domain name transactions on Monday. Weekdays.com expired at Uniregistry and closed at $29,723 at GoDaddy auctions. CultWines.com sold for $25,000 at Sedo. Weekdays.com sold twice before, and was once owned by Oliver Hoger. It sold at NameJet in 2014 for $5,100 and resold one year …

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$151,000 buyer of Fanbase.com revealed

Back in mid August the domain name Fanbase.com closed at auction on GoDaddy at $151,000. A website went live today and it looks like the site is going to be a service to provide another avenue for content creators and publishers to get paid. Just create content, publish it and …

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Using the C.A.R.E. system for brandable domain names

Jenna Jackson wrote an article over at Squadhelp on the C.A.R.E. system. Applying this system to brandable domain names can be a big help to those new to brandable domain name investing. Many times forum members will either ask, “What makes something a good brandable?” Or they will make a …

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$3,000 seems to be the magic number for Qoute.com

Don’t “Quote” me on this, but it seems like $3,000 is the magic number for the typo of the word Quote. A few weeks back I saw that QOUTE.com closed at $3,005 and then $3,250 at GoDaddy auctions. Again GoDaddy failed to secure payment and the domain name dropped. DropCatch …

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Google’s John Mueller on the future of SEO

SearchEngineJournal.com published an article on Google’s John Mueller and his thoughts on the future of SEO. I was most interested in the predictions for the future. That AMP is not going away. Accelerated Mobile Pages are always stirs emotions. If you Google AMP Sucks, you will find many articles of …

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WisconsinGazette.com closes at $35,944

WISCONSINGAZETTE.COM led the action on Sunday, the publication shut down in 2018. From the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: The newspaper’s publisher, Louis Weisberg, said the Gazette never broke even during its time in publication. The Gazette did not attract enough print advertising to sustain the publication and the owner, Leonard Sobczak, …

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Shun.com closes at $57,504

Shun.com was the big name on Friday, not the best word for commercial usage, most brands don’t want to persistently avoid, ignore, or reject. But there is a cutlery brand named Shun. The domain was registered since 1996. Estibot valuing it at $170,000. The auction at NameJet closed at $57,504. …

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GoDaddy back to reporting sales Ingles.com sold for $400,000

GoDaddy has returned to announcing some sales. Now the list is limited and it would be nice to get back to the days when Afternic announced. These sales are from June ingles.com $400,000 sold for $49,999 on NameJet in 2014.lendable.com $125,000 sold for $1,877 in 2008 on NameJet.wbs.com $115,000vaninsurance.co.uk $106,769fivenines.com …

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