Domain Spammers : Volume 1
There’s nothing lower in the domain food chain than spammers that scour the WHOIS info of domain registrants and send them junk email. Even when the target domain is under WHOIS shield, these scumbags mass-mail their wares – ranging from cheap web services to fake SEO and domain renewal claims. We’re starting a new ... - 7 hr 19 min ago
Who stole my domain? Paralegal owns the matching .com
The biggest threat to one’s online presence is clearly their domain name, and its safe-keeping at the domain registrar. Domain theft is prevalent currently, and while some cases involve domain names and not active business web sites, when the latter occurs it’s hell on earth. We recall the temporary theft of ShadesDaddy.c... - Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 20:49 owner sentenced to 13 months in prison
The former operator of, a web site that was seized by the FBI for assisting in the facilitation of prostitution, was sentenced to 13 months in prison. According to U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag, Eric Omuro’s conviction is the first federal conviction of a website operator for facilitating prostitution. The Northern C... - Saturday, May 23, 2015 - 11:31
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Responsive design: Uniregistry rolls out new domain inquiry page
Uniregistry has rolled out a new contact form for domains parked at Domain Name Sales. The new design is responsive, which means that it adapts to the width of the device it’s displayed on. It’s also visually far more pleasant, separating the three fields – name, email and phone number – that must be submitted... - Friday, May 22, 2015 - 17:20
NamePros guide : How to find domain gems at the forums
NamePros was formed by domain investor Ron James in 2003, after arguments with DNForum moderators erupted at the time; the forum initially operated on phpBB software but soon moved over to vBulletin and currently on xenForo. From the beginning, NamePros attracted the younger crowds, along with seasoned domainers who continued their p... - Friday, May 22, 2015 - 16:45
BREAKING: Non-Chinese domainer bought domain full of “bad letters”!
Quite possibly winning the award for the most shocking domain news of the week, a domain investor has acquired a domain name, in full knowledge of its “bad letters”. Gino “Sharky” Quattro of Brooklyn, NY, spent a small fortune on the domain, comprising of X, J, C, Z and Q – in that order. “So [R... - Friday, May 22, 2015 - 14:21
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Koeln and CC : Two more additions to the roster of non-COM sightings!
Domainers submitting ‘real life’ sightings of domain names that aren’t dot .com, are getting busier. After the dot .US by yours truly, and the dot .CLUB, we have two more additions to the roster of non-COM sightings today. The first one, is a dot .CC submitted by Angela St. Julien, who operates Brand.Bar. Dot .CC [&... - Friday, May 22, 2015 - 11:21
Dot .KY : Uniregistry preparing for worldwide availability of Cayman domain names
Uniregistry announced its direct managing of dot .KY domains in March; the ccTLD for the Cayman Islands will soon be available for anyone to register. About 4,000 individuals and businesses have signed up for the Sunrise period registrations, which gives local businesses ‘first dibs’ to domains. Current domain registrants... - Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 17:33
Flippa : Relist your domain, app or web site “for Free”, until it sells!
Flippa recently announced the acquisition of Domain Holdings as its domain brokerage branch, and today they followed up with yet another piece of great news. Until now, one would get a free second chance to relist their domain, if they didn’t sell the first time. Going forward, all established web site, domain, and app auctions... - Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 14:15
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ICANN improvisation : Donuts, Inc. can offer ‘Combo gTLD’ strings
ICANN CEO Fadi Chehadé might be enjoying his final 10 months in office, but his ongoing efforts towards a unified multi-steak holder model are reaping results. The latest announcement from ICANN is related to gTLD string combining, a process that allows gTLD Registries such as Donuts, to offer domains in combined gTLDs. According to ... - Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 13:26
Enom’s DNS attacked; account info deemed safe
The New York Times reported on Tuesday that The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, which uses Enom as its domain name registrar, suffered a DNS attack: “In a statement issued late Monday, the St. Louis Fed informed those who use the bank’s public economic data and analysis tools that in late April it discovered the breach. [... - Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 20:20
DNForum : Membership changes & banned member amnesty
Simon Byrne, administrator for DNForum, has been very busy lately; the improvements and additions to the oldest domain name forum are increasing daily. Byrne’s latest announcement reinforces the commitment Adam Dicker pledged, to ensure DNForum remains a top destination for domain professionals. Conducting sales on DNForum has ... - Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 13:53
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Flippa Holdings : New domain auction and brokerage powerhouse
The news of a Flippa & Domain Holdings mega-merger came as a shocker this morning, and the aftershocks have yet to subside. Australia-based domain and web site auction venue, Flippa, announced that they are acquiring Domain Holdings, an elite brokerage house that witnessed a restructuring recently. The new entity forming, will be... - Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 11:47
Facebook’s initiative under fire over “net neutrality” issues
Facebook and its CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, have been promoting the benefits of “free Internet access” that they offer to underdeveloped countries. The initiative works with local ISPs in African and Asian markets, to provide access to authorized applications at no cost to the consumer. Naturally, Facebook is the ... - Wednesday, May 20, 2015 - 0:40
Bye bye Walmart.Horse : UDRP terminated
The registration of Walmart.Horse was an alleged art experiment that challenged a famous trademark, that of WalMart. Initially, its registrant – Jeph Jacques – fought gallantly to retain the domain and minimalist web site live, displaying a composition depicting a horse in front of a WalMart store. Eventually, he gave up ... - Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 13:50
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ccTLD galley : The Pirate Bay moves to a .GS domain
The Pirate Bay lost its Swedish-based domain, but that’s not the end of the biggest torrent site that is laden with copyright violations. Hours after a Swedish court ordered the dot .SE domain seized, the fine folks of The Pirate Bay have moved it on: to The South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands. Until today, […] Copyr... - Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 13:33
DNForum guide : How to find domain gems at the forums
Many quality domain names can be acquired at domain forums, such as DNForum and NamePros, at prices friendly to domain investors. Buying and selling domains on forums requires a membership, naturally. So sign up at DNForum and let the domain hunting begin! DNForum has been around since 2002, when a teenage student called Dan - Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 12:25
Taylor Gang : First the .net, then the .us and now the .com lost in UDRP
Can’t stop the Taylor Gang guys from protecting their brand; the Wiz Khalifa hip hop outfit is on a roll. After winning the first UDRP for in 2014, the Complainant filed and won another UDRP for TaylorGang.US. The goal was most likely to establish a precedent and go after the dot .com,, a […]... - Monday, May 18, 2015 - 12:28
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Shane and Ali : Flippa domain broker sightings ‘in the wild’
After Ali Zandi – who left Flippa to start his own project, Perception – another popular bushy bearded broker at Flippa is Shane Bellone. Sporting a bushy beard assists with culturing a thick-skinned attitude as a domain broker, apparently. Imagine all the silly responses they get daily, from end-user buyers that offer $1... - Monday, May 18, 2015 - 11:45
Kellogg : Chef Patrick appears in new Poptarts commercial !
There’s no stopping “Chef” Patrick Ruddell these days, the reformed domainer who shed a ton of unnecessary weight on his way to success, has been focusing on healthy eating. A small distraction from the Chefster’s dedication to quality nutrition has to be his only vice: Poptarts. “I consume between 10 and... - Sunday, May 17, 2015 - 20:40
Flippa : ends at $100,100 – Winner got banned
The auction for the domain name surpassed expectations, ending at $100,100 dollars at Flippa. The 19 year old gem was auctioned by a mysterious Flippa user, “CryptogenX“, who appears to have come straight from Lord of the Rings. Despite the obvious traction that such a premium domain name attracted, the outcome w... - Sunday, May 17, 2015 - 13:47
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The Domains : Rebranding to ‘The Zoch’ for your daily corporate goodness
Domain uber investor Mike Berkens announced the imminent rebranding of his popular blog, TheDomains, earlier today. The new name will be The Zoch, which is shorter and more edgy. “Jamie Zoch has been doing an excellent job here, and I decided to not only give the guy credit and a hefty raise, but to rename […] Copyright D... - Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 13:32 : Stolen three letter domain was reclaimed using UDRP
The domain name was recovered from the hands of a thief, after the owner filed a UDRP challenging its use. Although the UDRP process is not suitable for such instances of cybercrime, there have been several cases where stolen domains were recovered using the process. The Complainant, GPZ Technology, Inc. stated that it is [&#... - Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 4:23
Flippa domain auction : Why would you want to be a Cybersquatter?
Cybersquatter. The infamous ‘C’ word has been used by media around the world for a full two decades, to describe both the lawful possession and investment in domains, and the dark, infringing side of domaining. Squatting on domain names is synonymous with the notion that somehow whoever registered a domain first has full ... - Friday, May 15, 2015 - 23:9
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Domain broker Andrea Martin hired at WebCorp
Andrea Martin has had extensive experience as a domain broker; the Las Vegas resident has had an impressive career, spanning Domain Name Sales and Outcome Brokerage. Martin’s latest move is further to the north, as she joins the team at WebCorp, Adam Dicker’s multi-services company. As a lead broker at WebCorp, Andrea is ... - Friday, May 15, 2015 - 16:4

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