• Domain Names

    How to find new domains?

    Someone new to this business asked this question in a group. Thought I’d put the reply out here instead of privately – There is no simple answer to this, it’s like asking “which car should I buy”, it depends on your budget, interest, method, etc Basically the more you learn the better you will get at it. Though when it comes to sales the only thing you should keep in mind is the end user, they mostly purchase domains that work for them, usually without any of the info that investors look at like number of tlds, exact monthly searches,…

  • Domain Names,  newgTLDs

    TLDs By Numbers – 2022 Edition

    Had done a post about this a few years back – thought I’d do a 2022 update. Total Domains Registered: 355,600,736 [311,065,716] +12.5% gTLDs: 60.12% [59.98%] ccTLDs: 39.47% [39.40%] IDNs: 0.41% [0.62%] 9 gTLDs have more than 1m regs 32…

  • Domain Names

    Finding a domain name is easy!

    Yes, it really is, even in .com!! Surprised? You shouldn’t be, after all any TLD is like unlimited virtual land, anyone can go and grab some. And there are literally over a 1000 tlds out there, 21 gtlds / stlds,…

  • Domain Names,  Technology

    101 Fascinating Facts About Domain Names

    WebsiteBuilderau.com has published an interesting infographic on domain names. I’m sure most facts will be known by the readers of the blog, but an excellent recap nonetheless. Here’s another fun fact – the first domain ever registered (not commercially) was…

  • Business,  Domain Names

    A domain is not a brand… and other myths

    More than a few CMOs (Chief Marketing Officers), business owners and even startup founders feel that a domain name is an insignificant aspect of their brand. The brand, in their mind, exists outside the narrow confines 🙄 of the internet.…

  • Domain Names

    Interesting Conversations About LLLL.com Domains!

    The Dec 2015 spike and subsequent drop in LLLL.com prices on the reseller market wasn’t the first time that happened. Though the type of domains that appreciated were different, a similar event took place in early 2008, immediately following the…