Archive | July, 2011

The Domaining Industry 5 and 25 Years from Now?

Posted on 14 July 2011 by Andrei

First of all, the two most important questions:

1) How do you think things will stand 5 years from now?

2) What about 25 years from now?

Three follow up questions to keep things organized:

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Firefox 6 – Great News for Domainers?

Posted on 13 July 2011 by Andrei

The beta version of Mozilla Firefox 6 was released a short while ago and according to the Mozilla blog, the new version contains an address bar which highlights the domain of the website you’re currently visiting.

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Comments (4) – Sold for $47,000 at NameJet

Posted on 12 July 2011 by Andrei

The auction ended a few moments ago over at NameJet, there were 402 bidders involved and after 453 bids, the sales price ended up being $47,000.

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Domainers – What’s Your MBTI Personality Type?

Posted on 12 July 2011 by Andrei

The MBTI personality test is extremely popular and if you never took one before, there’s no time like the present to do just that. It’s a test I personally recommend, I wouldn’t have blogged about it otherwise. I’d appreciate it if you could take it and let us know what the result was so that we can determine which personality types are more common among domainers.

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Auctions Ending in Less Than 7 Hours –,,, and 4 More! (Auctionpus)

Posted on 11 July 2011 by Andrei

A quick reminder, here are the 8 auctions which will end today at 2 PM EST (~7 hours left at the moment of writing):,,,,,, and In order to place a bid, simply visit

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Why PageRank Is Only Important to Link Sellers These Days

Posted on 10 July 2011 by Andrei

I was browsing and noticed that Mike Berkens asked some reasonable PR-related questions. Since a lot of people are not quite sure whether or not PR is a metric worth taking into consideration these days, I decided to write this blog post.

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Will You Renew Your Dot Co Domain(s)?

Posted on 09 July 2011 by Andrei

Through this blog post, I want to ask you a simple question: will you renew your dot co domain or domains? If possible, please mention how many you currently own and how many you will renew. Or if you simply want to post a percentage (in other words something along the lines of “I’ll renew x% of my dot co domains”), no problem.

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Top ISPs Will Become “Copyright Cops” – Good News or Slippery Slope?

Posted on 08 July 2011 by Andrei

As Mike Berkens mentioned a few hours ago, Time Warner Cable, Comcast, Verizon, Cablevision and a bunch of other ISPs have agreed to basically become “copyright cops”.

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Are You Making Money TODAY?

Posted on 07 July 2011 by Andrei

I asked a pretty important question through a comment I wrote earlier today. One of my readers believes in dot tel development and was trying to explain how revolutionary this system is. Here’s a challenge for anyone in his position:

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Comments (14) Bought for $2,700, Sold to a DOMAINER for $15,000 [Nice .tv Flip]

Posted on 06 July 2011 by Andrei

Not a huge sale by any means but pretty interesting IMO, especially given the fact that it was a “domainer to domainer” deal: was bought by a NamePros member for $2,700 a fairly short time ago and ended up being sold to another domainer (who seems to own ~1,400 domains at the moment of writing) for $15,000.

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