27 Apr '11, 10pm

Year's Best Sale + Best 2011 ccTLD Sale & 2nd Best Non .Com gTLD Sale Top DN Journal Chart: This was quite a wee...

This was quite a week for the domain aftermarket as we saw not only the biggest sale of the year to date in RunningShoes.com at $700,000 , but also the biggest country code sale of the year - Deals.com.au at $100,000 - and the second biggest non .com gTLD sale of the year - Outreach.org at $90,400 . Those domains fill the first three slots on our new weekly all extension Top 20 Sales Chart . The company that bought RunningShoes.com , Cat5 Commerce , contacted me with the news just a few hours after last week's column was posted. Jamie Zoch of DotWeekly.com (who was also given the news) helped me verify the sale by obtaining the documentation we require. Cat5 already has a new ecommerce site up and running on the domain. RunningShoes.com has been used to sell running shoes in the past, but Cat5 said they bought the domain only and started their own site from scratch. Andrew...

Full article: http://www.dnjournal.com/archive/domainsales/2011/2011050...

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