22 Jul '14, 2pm

What is the “right” registration price for a new domain name extension? #domains

For a TLD to gain acceptance it needs to have a number of developers and end users branding on the extension. If 99.9% of a TLD’s holdings are in the hands of domainers a TLD will have a difficult time blossoming into its potential. On the other hand, end users are not going to jump on board in mass in 2014. So domain investors are needed to help pay the bills for the first five to seven years after launch. Premium prices make sense so that the best keywords aren’t just given away but investors will struggle to pay premium renewals if they hold more than a few domains. My view is that while there are likely some opportunities in the new TLD space, the risks far outweigh the potential rewards. As well, I believe there are better opportunities in existing TLDs that are going to be much easier to sell in the next few years than TLDs that few people have even heard of. Note th...

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There are 17 new domain extensions launching this week. Want to know which ones?

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enom.com 21 Jul '14, 9pm

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.Tokyo domain name nears 10,000 registrations

domainnamewire.com 23 Jul '14, 4am

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NameJet Releases New Domain Name Auction Biddin...

thedomains.com 22 Jul '14, 4pm

NameJet.com the aftermarket domain name auction company, has developed, in conjunction with WillowTree Apps, a new bidding...

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domainnamewire.com 21 Jul '14, 2pm

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Pay $3,000 for this domain, are you crazy? #domains #domainers #domaining #icann51 #gtlds #brands

Pay $3,000 for this domain, are you crazy? #dom...

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These 10 domain names in this week’s HA auction...

domainnamewire.com 21 Jul '14, 7pm

These ten domain names strike me as fairly priced for the right buyer. Heritage Auctions holds its next domain name auctio...

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enom.com 23 Jul '14, 7pm

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Roundup: this week in the Domain Name Business

domainnamewire.com 26 Jul '14, 2pm

It was another exciting week in the domain name industry. Here’s a look back. Domain Registry of America may finally get c...

Weekly Expired Domain Report

domainnamewire.com 24 Jul '14, 2pm

Domain sales charts — expired or otherwise — make for some strange bedfellows. Any given week presents an orgy of bizarre ...

Morgan Linton’s weekly Flippa domain picks:

morganlinton.com 21 Jul '14, 12am

Cleveland.info – I think city name .INFOs make a lot of sense and definitely have real value. While they will only sell fo...

Cheap Domain Name Registration & Web Hosting

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