How Far And Wide Is YOUR Internet Reach?

How Far And Wide Is YOUR Internet Reach?

The other day I was in my backyard, and I heard the distant siren song of a favorite childhood sound – the music of the local Ice Cream Truck! And yes – I meant to capitalize the term. Because we all know how important the Ice Cream Truck actually is to anybody under the age of 12. Even today I want to go out front and chase him down the street. Why don’t they ever seem to sit...

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12 Reasons That Your (Domain) Baby Might Be Ugly

12 Reasons That Your (Domain) Baby Might Be Ugly

When you’re in the business of brokering domain names, you sometimes get unsolicited emails from the entire spectrum of domainers. They’ll ask you to help them sell names that are – well, to be honest – they’re just downright ugly! Nature of the beast though, it comes with the territory. The funny thing is that when we see a really bad name sell for boatloads of...

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Who Will Be The Winner?

Who Will Be The Winner?

After looking at the lists of new gTLD applications you have to wonder – who’s going to be the big winner? Like a beauty pageant, this latest round of new extension proposals sure has some pretty options. Some will do well. But it’s very likely that one will be the big winner, at least of the popularity contest. The vote will be decided partly by the number of registrations. The...

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The New Extension Avalanche

The New Extension Avalanche

By now anybody with even a passing interest in the domain business has seen the latest round of applications for new domain extensions. A few of the bigger players are jumping into that pond in a big way. Some very smart and successful companies have placed their bets, and ICANN has to be happy counting all of those non-refundable $185,000 checks! The domain peanut gallery seems to have mixed...

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DomainSalesPlus.com is live!

DomainSalesPlus.com is live!

Does the world really need another domain blog? Probably not. There are so many others that do such an excellent job at reporting breaking news. So we’ll leave that to them. Others provide excellent content in the form of expert interviews, or stories of ‘How I Did It’ and such. Great stuff really, and very inspiring. I read some of them daily or weekly. I’ve posted links...

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