Delusional Dreams of Fantastic Brands for Cheap!

“I can’t wait to register web.site” says the title over at HybridDomainer.com, going on to describe an utopian scenario envisaged by the two developers of registering web.site for $10. They were of course referring to the newgTLD program of ICANN currently has underway. Good luck with that buddy. You’re completely delusional if you think you’re … Read more

College student looking for premium domain!

Sir, I am a college student and interested in starting a blog / website. One of the domains I’m interested in is ________.___ In case you’re interested in selling it fast, please let me know your best price. In case you’re not interested in selling it, please let me know as well. ______________ This is … Read more

Parking is Dead

Parking died in 2007, transparency is not going to fix the revenue drop, not now, not ever. In this industry all the top guys get sweeter deals than the regular guys, I guess we’re all well aware of this fact. Top domainers get sweet deals from parking services and they in turn get sweeter deals … Read more

Ethics 101 for Domain Investors

Came across a few excellent posts related to the ethical side of domaining on NamePros, some interesting questions were raised and some interesting viewpoints offered. http://www.namepros.com/358387-the-llll-com-sales-discussion-thread-789.html I’ll quote some interesting bits here, though I would recommend you read the original posts, they’re totally worth reading: Of course, in my opinion at least, approaching/offering to secure … Read more

The .TV Relaunch

As you must already be aware from the recent reports, Enom and Verisign have decided to remove premium annual renewal fees on unregistered domains which they had held back for the last ten years and make them available to investors for a flat one time fee and standard renewal thereafter. They re-classified a lot of … Read more