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Liberty.com reportedly sold last year for over a million dollars

The previous owner of Liberty.com confirmed that he sold the domain last year for a “seven figures” sum.  The sale is covered by an NDA so he couldn’t disclose the actual price. The new owner is Liberty Global, the $35 billion market cap international cable company.  Liberty.com changed hands in April 2013. In 2011, Liberty.com […]
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BulkAvailability.com Adds Domain Typo Generator

Typos of generic domain names are a great way to generate traffic and earn parking or affiliate revenue.  For example, someone looking for insurance might attempt to type Insurance.com into their browser, but instead they might swap one of the letters and type Insurnace.com instead.  If you own that domain name you can monetize that […]
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Check Domain Availability in Bulk with BulkAvailability.com

DN Media launched a new website today for checking domain name availability in bulk at BulkAvailability.com.  The most common complaint about bulk availability searches is that the registered domain names are mixed in with the available ones on the results page, making it harder to see at a glance which domain names you can pick […]
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Study WHOIS with Whoisology

I stumbled across Whoisology after seeing a post on DomainBoardroom, and I’m very glad that I did.  This isn’t your average WHOIS tool, in fact if you’re looking for live data you won’t find it here.  But what you will find is much more valuable.  It lets you dive deep into WHOIS data in ways […]
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What is a first name domain worth?

We all know first name domains are hot sellers, but how much are they really worth? I took a database of more than 5,000 common first names and compared it against past sales at NameBio to find as many first names as possible, and I came up with 103 that I could use.  Some first […]
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The 5 P’s of Domain Name Valuation Patented by GoDaddy

Website Magazine recently shared that GoDaddy, the world’s most popular domain name registar, has been granted two patents by the USPTO. One very interesting patent is for appraising domain names using a unique system and algorithm. The other is for a method of spinning (generating related domains) using similar data. Many of the metrics will be familiar […]

The 5 P’s of Domain Name Valuation Patented by GoDaddy DotSauce Magazine

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Save Time With These Two Simple WHOIS Bookmarklets

Domain name investors spend a lot of time researching WHOIS information to see if a domain name is available or to contact the owner to make a purchase offer. I’ve created two simple bookmarklets that allow you to quickly check WHOIS information for a domain name. To save these bookmarklets, simply right-click the links below […]
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