30 Jan '14, 7pm

Memo To Domainers – Stay Away From New gTLDs…They’re Not For You

I agree totally Morgan. Domainers have gotten accustomed to seeing and using domains as ‘commodities’ to be resold, or investments for future roi, or (for too many), as ‘their/the winning lottery ticket’, and thus have a hard time justifying that these new gtlds will be successful based on that realm of perspective. I also am of the mind that these new gTLDs are geared and targeted to, the general public, start-ups, or businesses that want a premium (not expensive) brandable domain for their ventures, and not to the average domain investors. The domainer interest to claim as many as they want domains, though I’m sure would be very appreciated, is not their main stay audience or reliance upon. And I think this throws domainers off, as that is not the way ‘it has been!”. There will be some domainers that will be smart and witty enough to grab some prime names and resell them...

Full article: http://morganlinton.com/memo-to-domainers-stay-away-from-...

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