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Hi Wanda, here’s what sold at Web.com last month

Wanda.com led the charts at NameJet last month. Web.com’s domain auction platforms had a good month in November. NameJet and SnapNames combined to sell a total of 92 domains for $2,000 or more, totaling just over $500,000. $84,000 of that was from one domain: Wanda.com. It appears that a Chinese domain investor bought the domain. […]

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.Org domains with rich history top expired domain sales

A three-word .org domain name with lots of backlinks was the top expired domain sale at Web.com last month. Web.com’s domain auction platforms grossed nearly $300,000 from sales of domains at $2,000 or more last month. The combined total includes both NameJet and SnapNames. Surprisingly, a three-word .org led the charts. KnowYourStuff.org sold for $30,600 on […]

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Web.com got pwned

Web.com, which owns top 20 registrars Network Solutions and Register.com, got itself and millions of its customers hacked a few months ago. The company disclosed last week that malicious hackers broke into its network in late August, making off with cu...
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NameJet changes direct listing registrar to Network Solutions

Change applies to non-expiring domains bought and sold on NameJet. NameJet is changing the registrar it uses for “direct listing” sales from Enom to Network Solutions. This means that people that list their non-expired inventory on NameJet will need to transfer the domains to Network Solutions upon sale. Buyers of these names will get the […]

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Web.com July sales including .UK release auctions

.UK domains and NamesCon Europe auction add to July sales. Web.com has reported its sales for domains of $2,000 or more on its aftermarket platforms for July. Web.com owns both NameJet and SnapNames. Overall, the company reported 90 sales meeting this threshold for a total of $400,000. July’s results include some of the sales from […]

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Web.com buys Dreamscape for USD $73 million

Registrar buys registrar with big presence in Australia. Web.com is bolstering its business Down Under. The domain registrar and hosting company is buying Dreamscape Networks Limited (ASX: DN8) for AUS $105.2 million, or about USD $73 million. The company employs 600 people. Dreamscape is known for its flagship registrar CrazyDomains, which focuses on the Australian […]

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NamesCon sales top Web.com’s June domain name sales

Web.com releases sales data from the past month. Web.com released its monthly sales results from aftermarket platforms NameJet and SnapNames. The results include the initial completed sales from the NamesCon Europe auction. The company handled 72 sales of $2,000 or more for a total of $467,000. $174,000 of this is from NamesCon auctions. The top […]

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