09 Mar '15, 4pm

Domain Name Wire is 10 years old

Domain Name Wire is 10 years old

Happy Birthday, Domain Name Wire. Domain Name Wire celebrates a decade today. Today is a special day for Domain Name Wire. Ten years ago today, I wrote a post about Local.com selling for $700,000. It was the first post on Domain Name Wire. Domain Name Wire started as a hobby but has become a business. Over 8,000 posts later, the DNW archives are like a time capsule for an industry always in transition. Ten years ago I was more likely to write about domain name parking than top level domains. 8 years ago it was the wild success of live domain name auctions. Then there was .mobi and .tel. Indeed, a lot has come in and out of fashion in the domain name business. But some things remain the same. There are UDRP and reverse domain name hijacking cases to write about. Plenty of domain names selling for six or seven figures to report. And lots of domain name conferences to attend ...

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