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RHD.com is Largest Great Domains Auction | 23 hours 53 min | The August Great Domains auction on Sedo ended yesterday afternoon, and a total of 10 domain names sold. The total value of these auctions was around $40,000 USD, so it was a slow month compared to other Great Domains auctions. The largest auction of the month was RHD.com, which sold for $35,000. There were other 3 letter .com domain names up for auction that received bids, but none of them met th... | http://www.domaininvesting.com
How I Explain What I Do | 21 hours 34 min | When people ask what I do and I tell them about my involvement in the domain business, many people ask me if it is similar to what GoDaddy does. I find the question interesting because it shows just how much name recognition the GoDaddy brand has. I also find it interesting because people seem to genuinely want to know what investing in domain names entails. I thought I would share how I explain w... | http://www.domaininvesting.com
Losing 2,000 Bitcoins and the potential of $1.8 million | 13 hours 11 min | As the J Geils Band said “Love Stinks” and sometimes it can cost you the potential for a lot of money. There was a post recently on Steemit by user “Store” in which he details how he lost 2,000 Bitcoins and the potential for $1.8 million at the peak of Bitcoin’s run. I know who […] The post Losing 2,000 Bitcoins and the potential of $1.8 million appeared first o... | http://www.thedomains.com
West.cn Launches West.xyz | 1 day 20 hours | China-based domain registrar West.cn has launched West.xyz, a website that appears to target the English speaking audience. The company will continue to operate its West.cn website separately from West.xyz. It is unclear to me whether they are two separate domain registrars or if West.xyz is simply another website operated by West.cn. The news was announced by West.cn on Twitter this afternoon and... | http://www.domaininvesting.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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