30 Aug '17, 8pm

Number 8 : Single #digit #ORG in the hands of a domain investor

Number 8 : Single #digit #ORG in the hands of a domain investor

PIR , the .ORG domain registry, launched Project 94 a few years ago; the allocation of one or two letter/number .ORG domains to benefit communities. When .ORG first emerged in 1985, certain policies and recommendations required that a registry “set aside” a select number of domain names for future registration. Among this group of reserved names were a set of 94 1-2 character domain names. The original 94 .ORG domains are almost all sold. When one visits Project94.org there is only a handful of domains left: J.org L.org P.org D.org D.org K.org O.org H.org N.org S.org One popular domain investor grabbed a particularly lucky number. The domain 8.org is in the possession of domain investor, Braden Pollock , and it’s currently being used as a “jumpboard” to a number of charities. We are not sure how much it cost to acquire this single digit .ORG domain; it’s been in Pollock’s ...

Full article: http://domaingang.com/domain-news/number-8-single-digit-o...

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