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Chinese domain market report : Selling ice to the Eskimo won’t work in China | 1 day 11 hours | There’s a reason why the old saying, “selling ice to the Eskimo” still holds plenty of cold water. Domain investors selling to each-other, especially when it’s a trade between buddies promoting auctions, can only get one that much money. The market gets saturated with the product and prices drop – simple as that. Gone are […] Copyright DomainGang | http://domaingang.com
Going rogue : Interview with a “Black Ops” domain broker | 11 hours 54 min | Domain investing can be a cutthroat business, and many domain brokers operate in questionable ways to benefit their clients. Acquiring domain names “under the radar” is one thing; getting a domain owner to sell a domain at a bargain price requires particular skills. We interviewed a “black ops” domain broker, who ensures his buyers pay […] Copyright DomainGang | http://domaingang.com
Ali Zandi : My .com domain name cost five figures to acquire! | 1 day 8 hours | Domain investor and broker, Ali Zandi, founder of Starfire Holdings is killing it; the recent brokerage of Freedom.com for $2 million dollars is one of many we could share. For any prominent professional, owning their full name as a .com is a must these days. Apparently, that wasn’t the case for Ali Zandi, whose matching […] Copyright DomainGang | http://domaingang.com
In case you missed it : Schilling, Schwartz and Mann on domain names | 1 day 9 hours | In recent months, the three pillars of domaining have been using Twitter more actively, as their preferred medium of communication. Sharing their piece of mind, Frank Schilling, Rick Schwartz and Mike Mann all use Twitter for the same reason: domain names. Twitter summarizes such tweets from one’s followed list, and in a funny twist all […] Copyright DomainGang | http://domaingang.com
Chinese Domain investments cause spike in .pro reg... | .Pro's kept advancing strongly after that post and it most likely wasn't caused by US investors as there is much speculation that Chinese investors have taken interest in the .pro domain extension. 200K registrations within a few months has helped boost .pro to one of the top registered new gtld's.

GoDaddy caught forwarding a .pro? | It's a powerful brand name and godaddy appears to get it! Having a solid professional look and standing well above the rest starts with owner a .pro brand for your business. The future in our opinion is headed to unique powerful brands and .pro will lead the pack once consumers have a chance to browse through all of the available extensions out there.

Trading a .com for an .xyz | There has been some intersting articles concerning the launch of .xyz domains. The domain extension is founded by Daniel Negari who is promoting the domain extension as the next best alternative to .com? Whether you think this is a crazy idea or not, this is the first CEO that we know of that has directly come out and said that .xyz will be direct competition with the .com extension.

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