13 Jan '12, 1pm

Has .XXX Caused The Value Of Adult Domain To Decline ...: XXX Caused The Value O...

Yesterday I saw the sale of the domain name Sexy.org cross the Sedo.com wire for a mere $7,500. Ouch. Sexy is without a doubt a great word for an adult or semi adult site. Its right below words like sex and porn and certainly well above 2% of the value of those words. It was just a few years ago that both sex.net and porn.net sold well into the six figures $425K and $350K if memory serves. At $7,500 Sexy.org well to say the least was a good buy, unless the existence of the .XXX extension has taken a lot of juice out of non .com adult domains. Its impossible to make a call on just one domain but the price of $7,500 for Sexy.org is pretty shocking and it could well be related to the existence of the .XXX. extension. If so, as the new gTLD’s roll out it could be a wake up call for other non.com’s in verticals that will have new gTLD’s For example will a domain like Maineattor...

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