Sold a Couple gTLDs (one for $15k) I have not purchased many gTLD domains, somewhere around 30 of them. Of those that I purchased I paid a premium price for a few (3 of them). And of the 3 that I paid a premium price on I’ve sold two of them this year. I’ve also let about 5 of the gTLDs I… Read More
TLD.org - Monday, April 18, 2016 - 9:32
Don’t Commit to a Deal Until Someone Has Cash in Hand I have 79 LLL.co domains (list below) that I’m looking to sell so I started a post on Namepros. I had a deal worked out for half of them but the buyer was in India and there was a holiday there so he needed time to make payment. I try to give people the benefit… Read More
TLD.org - Monday, February 1, 2016 - 18:56
Are the Namejet Estibot Value’s Correct – Here’s One Disconnect If you use Namejet you’ve noticed they’ve added the Estibot valuations to the domain auction page. I happened to do a quick double check and found that the value that Namejet is listing for a domain per Estibot is different then the value listed on Estibot with the value on Namejet being almost DOUBLE. Just… Read ...
Why I Have and Will Continue to Avoid the Asian Domain Grab There’s people making a killing on the Asian domain grab of short domains. If you had the foresight to get in before or at the start of it all congrats because you’ve done well for yourself. I did not and I’ve chosen to sit on the sidelines for this instead of trying to jump in… Read More
TLD.org - Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - 17:56
Something Fishy with GoDaddy Auctions I went to the GoDaddy auctions homepage and was browsing the top auctions and I noticed something that stuck out. There’s a handful of LLL.co auctions and the price has hit around $2-3k for them which struck me as a little unusual. #1: It was unusual because I’ve watched LLL.co auctions on GoDaddy for the… Read Mo...
TLD.org - Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 15:0
If You Plan on Doing Business With Adam Dicker You Should Read this First As the title says I strongly recommend if you are thinking about entering into any type of business arrangement with Adam Dicker that you take the next 15-20 minutes and read some items that have come out as it will potentially help you make a wise decision. And if you don’t have 15 minutes the… Read More
What is Snapnames Doing? The past few days I noticed at Snapnames that after I put in my filters and I go to sort the domains by bid count that there is no bid count… for any domain. Thinking there was some sort of bug in the system I reached out to their customer support and you can color… Read More
The Domain Toby.com, Formerly Owned by Toby Clements, is on Namejet Even though Namejet is still down today I was using Freshdrop and came across a domain that has ties to the domain industry, Toby.com. I remember when (former?) domain broker Toby Clements announced he purchased this domain. Since then there’s been quite a chapter of events and I don’t know the full story so I’ll...
How Annoying “Offers” Turned into an Extra $2k Year Here’s a little actual anecdote that anyone who parks domains may find interesting to help you earn extra money… I bought a domain at GoDaddy auctions about 2 months ago (for something nominal like $50) and I parked it with DNS. The domain was actually getting decent traffic (15 visits a day), making a few… Read Mo...
News, Notes, Thoughts, & Tidbits I have become much less active in bidding within the popular domains that are being auctioned. Prices have gone up, up, up and I’m really struggling to understand how the buyers are going to be flipping these domains for a decent profit. I have a handful of bidder alias names on Namejet in my head… Read More