Archive | September, 2015

Domains vs. Real Estate – Revenue Comparison

Posted on 20 September 2015 by Andrei

Now from an asset appreciation perspective, real estate can’t touch domains, this much is certain.

From a revenue perspective however, real estate frequently wins and my country represents an example.
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Are You Currently Bullish or Bearish on Domains?

Posted on 19 September 2015 by Andrei

… in other words, are you pessimistic or optimistic at this point?

Investment grade domain values are up across the board, especially short domains.
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NamePros Live Domain Auction In Progress

Posted on 18 September 2015 by Andrei

To help Rami Steitieh raise money for a life or death situation, NamePros is organizing a live auction event which is taking place as we speak. I’ve mentioned Rami’s situation on DomainingTips before and for more details, you can visit his GoGetFunding page.
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Running a Domain Sales Newsletter Is Fascinating

Posted on 17 September 2015 by Andrei

On Monday, I sent the usual domain sales email to my newsletter subscribers and it contained a huge number of LLLL dot coms, 162 (yes, one hundred and sixty two).
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So… Seems to Be Worth 400 Bucks

Posted on 16 September 2015 by Andrei

Yesterday, I asked domainers how much they’d pay for and today, I’ll be sharing the results of my little experiment.
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How Much Would You Pay for Today?

Posted on 15 September 2015 by Andrei

Two days ago, I wrote a post through which I illustrated that even selling a really good new gTLD, easily one of the top 100 for that extension, is anything but easy.
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Domain Sales Newsletter Case Study – Part 5

Posted on 14 September 2015 by Andrei

Really awesome inventory today, should be interesting to see what happens next. First of all, I have a blockbuster website lined up, (it makes $2,000 per month) and also thought I’d experiment with short domains, which is why I have 162 of them for sale today.

Yes, one hundred and sixty two.
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Is There a Reseller Market for “The Best of the Best” New gTLDs?

Posted on 13 September 2015 by Andrei

And when I’m referring to “the best of the best”, I’m not talking about the top 10,000 names within an extension and not even about the top 1,000.

I’m referring to let’s say the absolute best 100 domain names.
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One Frequently Overlooked Downside Associated With Using Too Many Registrars

Posted on 12 September 2015 by Andrei

Now don’t get me wrong, I’m not telling you to put all of your eggs in the same basket, I’m all for diversification… within reason.

On the other hand though, most domainers work with too many registrars and this decision can come back to haunt you. Today, I’d like to refer to one problem which can arise if you work with too many registrars: an email-related one.
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The Complete List of Two Character Donuts New gTLDs I Have Bought

Posted on 11 September 2015 by Andrei

As some of you already know, Donuts has released a *lot* of two character domains through a Dutch auction approach similar to their Early Access Program. In other words, they start at a high price and as time passes, the price is lowered if nobody buys.

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