24 April 2013

Domain News - Sedo domain name selling up slightly

Sedo's earnings: domain business shrinks 18% as affiliate business grows
Domain Name Wire
Sedo Holding released its Annual Report . . . and the numbers for the domain name business are fairly dismal. ... The good news — at least for Sedo — is that the domain trading segment (i.e. name selling) saw slight sales revenue growth. . . .

Bloomberg sues sploggers using Google's Blogger
Domain Name Wire
The defendants have set up blogs on the service that use third level domains that include the Bloomberg name. ... Bloomberg did not name Google the lawsuit, but is demanding the the defendants cancel registration of the offending blogs with Google.

Demand Media sets up Dublin office for domain services
Domain Name Wire
Demand Media announced today that it is opening its international headquarters for the company'sdomain services business in Dublin, Ireland. Demand Media is ... United TLD has applied for 26 top level domains and Donuts has applied for 307. Of course ...

What stadium is Levi Strauss buying naming rights to?
Domain Name Wire
levistrausstadium.net. The domain names do not currently resolve to a web site. The company sponsors a landing at AT&T Park in San Francisco (where the MLB Giants play), but I'm not familiar with an actual stadium for which the company has naming rights.

Hurricane domain names being registered, sold online ahead of 2013 storm ...
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com
The cost of registering a domain name is typically $10 or less. The value of the domain increases if it contains buzzwords that match news headlines. Topical names are resold online for thousands of dollars via auctions on sites like GoDaddy and eBay.

Domain Hosting City Announces New Domain Finder Tool
PR Leap (press release)
COM) The first thing a new website developer has to do is to find a domain name. They must carefully decide a name that represents their business and is memorable for customers. Unfortunately, many of the best domain names are already taken by other ...

PR Leap (press release)

What Are the Components of a Web Address?
Opposing Views
The domain name part of the Web Address is the unique identifier for the website on the Internet. It is usually made up of the name of the website in order to make it easy for visitors to remember. Domain names can be typed in upper or lowercase as ...

Opposing Views

Domain Buying, Investing and Monetization Basics. Part I
By admin
... If someone would have been brutally honest with me, I'd have saved a lot of time and money during my process of learning about domain names. I'm going to quickly ...

Locking of a Domain Name Subject to UDRP Proceedings – Initial ...
The Generic Names Supporting Organization Working Group tasked with addressing the issue of locking of a domain name subject to Uniform Domain Name ...

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