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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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Godaddy Investor app gets new filters

Filters let you sort auctions and select which ones you see. GoDaddy has added a new filter tool to its domain investor app. It is now live on the iOS app and coming soon to Android. With the filter, users can sort listings by price, alphabetically, or by time. They can also choose to show […]

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February’s top domain name stories

Here’s a look at the top stories on Domain Name Wire last month, as ranked by views. 1. How I almost lost a domain name this week – Even professional domain owners can let something slip through the cracks. Here’s what happened and how to make sure it doesn’t happen to you. 2. Speaker hit […]

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How I almost lost a domain name this week

Follow these two tips to avoid having the same thing happen to you. I almost lost a good domain name due to expiration this week. I learned some lessons, so I’m recounting what happened to make sure this doesn’t happen to you. I won the domain name in a NameJet auction nearly a year ago […]

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Sedo makes expired list downloadable, Name.com changes happy hour

Download lists to look for good domains, and you now have longer to buy discounted domains at Name.com. A couple of quick news items for you on this Monday morning… Sedo made its expired domain name inventory list downloadable. The marketplace auctions off expiring domain names from registrar 1&1 which is part of the same […]

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