27 Feb '14, 3pm

domain name sells for $3.1 million

Michael Castello gives details behind blockbuster $3.1 million domain name sale. Michael Castello (with his brother David known as “The Castello Brothers”) has sold the domain name Whisky.com for $3.1 million, DNJournal reported today . This is a phenomenal sale. Michael Castello did a great job explaining how the sale came to be. Here are some of the highlights from my perspective: * The buyer owns Whisky.de. ccTLD owners still want the .com version of their domain names. * The sale bests Roy Messer’s 2006 sale of Vodka.com. That was back in the good ole’ days, but even then it seemed like an outlier. A lot of people (myself included) thought people were crazy for asking similar prices for their liquor domain names. * Given the two common spellings of whisky and whiskey, this sale is even more impressive. * You know that blog TorontoDomainer.com ? The owner made $310,000 ...

Full article: http://domainnamewire.com/2014/02/27/whisky-com-domain-na...

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