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Domain name industry consolidation needs to have its limits

Domain name industry consolidation is necessary, but competition is crucial. As I walked around NamesCon yesterday, I saw the signs of consolidation in the domain name industry. There’s Hexonet, now part of CentralNic, which has gobbled up many domain companies. Enom is now part of Tucows. There’s GoDaddy, which acquired Host Europe Group. Heck, GoDaddy […]

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Tucows exits its domain name portfolio

Company no longer holds a portfolio of domains for the secondary market. Tucows (NASDAQ: TCX) released its Q3 earnings yesterday. You can see the numbers here (pdf), but they aren’t the headline for the domain segment. Instead, it’s this: after many years of owning its a domain portfolio, Tucows has exited that business. It still […]

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New guide: Get Started Selling Your Domains

This free guide helps you list your domains for sale and get them in front of the most searchers possible. I get a lot of emails from friends-of-friends that have heard I’m “the domain guy.” These people have a lot of domains they’ve collected over the years and they want to know how to sell […]

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Great domain investing data from Paul Nicks (GoDaddy) at NamesCon

This is a live blog of Paul Nick’s keynote at NamesCon this morning. Paul Nicks shared some valuable data about domain investing. YoY sales of aftermarket domains from third party inventory were up 41% on 29% increase in inquiries. 30% growth in conversion rate the day they changed the presentation of domains in the purchase […]

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#Domains versus #crypto : Who wins the duel?

This month’s Editorial is about domain investors moving their hard-earned cash to cryptocurrencies and facing a very hard week. Cryptos dropped 15% – 20% on average across the board, and the market is extremely volatile; the so-called &#822...
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