Tuesday , September 29 2020

OnlineDomain

Greece bans 263 domain names to combat online piracy

Greece just banned 263 domain names to combat online piracy. The Hellenic Copyright Ornanization (OPI) made the decision to ban these domains after a request of the Society for the Protection of Audiovisual Works (EPOE). EPOE is a Greek anti-piracy group representing the interests of major Greek copyright holders. The …

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Mike Mann sells 9 domains for $210,703 in August

Mike Mann reported selling 9 domain names in August for a total of $210,703. Reported prices started at $15,500 and went up to $33,900. Mike Mann sold 9 .com domains. The average reported domain sales price was $23,411. If you want to further understand Mike Mann’s pricing and sell-through rates …

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ThePirateBay.com domain name sells for $35,150

Another dropped Pirate Bay domain name sold at auction. The domain name PirateBay.org was sold for $50,000 last week and it was one of the highest .org sales in 2020. Yesterday the domain name ThePirateBay.com sold for $35,150. The auction was again held at DropCatch.com that catches and auctions dropped …

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Bodis suspends zeroclick ad partner

Matt Wegrzyn, Founder & CEO of Bodis, announced that Bodis has suspended the partnership with one of their zeroclick ad partners. Here is the complete announcement: “Demonstrating our commitment to improving the quality of advertising in the domain industry and effective immediately, today, we have suspended the partnership with 6 …

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New DAN – BODIS partnership

DAN and BODIS are partnering on a hybrid monetization-sales landing page. This partnership will allow domain owners to maximize both their sales and ad revenues on their domain names. All of this will take place on a sale-monetization landing page hybrid that fully supports SSL. While this service is still …

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GoDaddy acquires WooCommerce – OnlineDomain.com

GoDaddy acquires SkyVerge, the developer of WooCommerce a WordPress eCommerce plugin. GoDaddy Inc. (NYSE: GDDY) announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire SkyVerge, a leading WooCommerce product developer. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed. WordPress powers more than a third of websites on the Internet. …

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Updates on Neha Gupta and NamesCon Online

NamesCon (owned by GoDaddy) quietly removed Neha Gupta from the NamesCon Online “Women in Domaining” session she was originally scheduled to speak at. It happened on Thursday or Friday. I am not sure as I had given up on GoDaddy until someone made a comment that she had been removed …

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I will not be attending NamesCon online

I will not be attending NamesCon online until Neha Gupta, Domain Investor, Namaxis Pvt. Ltd., is removed from the speakers list or she says she is sorry for the front running she did. I didn’t know that NamesCon accepts front runners and scammers as speakers. Good to know. Also I …

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