Three Types of Domain Name Buyers

As a domain name seller, you should understand the three types of domain buyers and where best to sell your domains. Looking in the wrong places will result in wasted time and money. 1. Domain Resellers or Flippers. These are domainers

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New Liquid Domains Sales Category at NamePros Forum

I haven’t logged into NamePros forum for a couple of days, but today I noticed that they added a new domain sales category called “Liquid Domains.” This update came as a result of suggestions from numerous members requesting that a

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Domain Forum Auction Etiquettes

I’ve been a member of DigitalPoint and NamePros forums for around 10 years. During that time, I’ve been involved in and also witnessed many domain name and website auctions there. And in these auctions, people sometimes do certain things that irritate me.

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Whois Privacy May Be at Risk if this New ICANN Rule Passes

There are new ICANN guidelines being proposed by MarkMonitor and others which may take away your rights to Whois Privacy services. For those of you who do not know what Whois Privacy is, it is a service offered by most registrars which

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Domain Name Fails

Let’s face it – most of us hate hyphens in domain names. Not only does it look ugly, but it also lowers the value of a domain name pretty significantly. But what happens when we squeeze certain words together without

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Should I Use a Domain Broker to Sell My Domain Names?

This is a question that I see a lot from beginning domainers. I also asked this question myself when I got started in domaining after I purchased over a $1,000 worth of hand registered domains. It’s an expensive lesson that

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Domain Market Outlook – 2015 and Beyond

Back in the late 1990s and early 2000s, it was the first opportunity for domain investors to pick up some great generic .COMs at hand registration prices. These were single and double dictionary domains. Today, there are no good generic

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Are All 3 NNN and LLL .CLUB Domains All Taken?

Although I’m not a full-time domainer, I do generally follow the domain industry and sales trends. As I have wrote in previous posts, .CLUB happens to be my favorite new TLD. I gave you my reasons for why I like this

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Flippa Acquires Domain Holdings Group

Wow! Flippa has just acquired Domain Holdings Group, Inc. for an undisclosed amount. Domain Holdings is one of the top premium domain brokerages in the industry. Last year, they did about $31 million in sales. This acquisition makes Flippa a formidable opponent against

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Value of Letters in Short Domains – Chinese Market

The domain market in China has exploded. Short domains, mostly 2 to 5 numeric domains and 2 to 4 letter .COM domains have skyrocketed in a few short years due to the growing demand of investors and companies in China. Although short domains have

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