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Cerebrum.com domain auction doesn’t go through

High profile Uniregistry expired domain sale at Dynadot is nixed. Last week there was quite a bit of chatter after Cerebrum.com closed for $23,000 in an expired domain auction at Dynadot. Some people thought the winning bidder overpaid while others were upset they were outbid. This morning I received an email from the runner-up bidder […]

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Favoring expired domains over other domain auctions

Many domain investors will pay more for expired domains than ones owned by other investors. Over the past few days, there’s been a lot of conversation on Twitter about expired domain auctions. I believe it started with Josh Reason asking GoDaddy to allow private sellers to include their domains in the GoDaddy expired auction stream. […]

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Auction front running pops up in cybersquatting dispute

Front running makes for a confusing cybersquatting case. Auction front running is black mark on the domain name market. Front runners email potential buyers of a domain name before winning a domain name auction, usually as a domain name expires. If they find an eager prospect for the domain, they bid up the price of […]

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April’s Top Stories

Here’s what happened in domain names last month. These are the top five stories on Domain Name Wire last month ranked by pageviews. 1. Clothing company tries to reverse hijack domain name – A European clothing brand filed a “factually misleading” cybersquatting case. 2. When you buy a dead person’s domain name – This group […]

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Glitch causes GoDaddy auction confusion

You won the auction! Or not. A glitch caused a GoDaddy auction bidder to think he’d won an auction, only to end up the runner up. The bidder sent a screenshot to Domain Name Wire showing that he’d won the auction for OrganicFlowers.com: But the bidder was in for a surprise. He wrote: Notice I […]

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Sedo improves expired domain auction search

Buyers can now search by SEO and Google metrics. Domain name marketplace Sedo has improved the searchability of expiring domain inventory and given it its own home: expiringdomains.sedo.com. Users can now search and sort by four Majestic SEO data points, Google search volume and Google CPC. Other filters include domain length, showing only .com domains, […]

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