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Corporate crime : Domain stolen by former employee, at GoDaddy

Corporate crime by active or former employees often involves domains; in a new case involving GoDaddy as the registrar, a company’s former employee allegedly hijacked its domain name. Someone using the alias “NetSkopos” reported the following at the GoDaddy community forum: We had a now former employee seek out and discover our GoDaddy account info […]

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Did GoDaddy acquire Rook Media?

GoDaddy appears to have acquired Swiss PPC monetization provider, Rook Media, after the following email circulated yesterday afternoon: “We’ve got exciting news: GoDaddy can confirm that Rook Media customers are moving to GoDaddy’s SmartName parking platform. GoDaddy and Rook Media will team up to make this transition as seamless as possible for our new customers […]

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Transaction Assurance : New Afternic feature explained

A few weeks ago, Afternic changed its old escrow process, introducing Transaction Assurance as a new service. Apparently, that led to a few confusing and uninformed threads over at NamePros. Joe Styler, Aftermarket Product Manager for GoDaddy and overall great guy, put all the information together, in order to explain why Afternic implemented these changes. […]

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GoDaddy earnings beat street forecasts, up in after hours trading

GoDaddy (GDDY) reported earnings after the close, the stock is up 3.5% in after hours to a new high of $40.75. The AP reported: GoDaddy Inc. (GDDY) on Tuesday reported first-quarter net income of $600,000, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Scottsdale, Arizona-based company said […]

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GoDaddy reports earnings, Domain revenue dips from Q4 but up YoY

Domain revenue slips compared to Q4. GoDaddy (NASDAQ:GDDY) reported Q1 2017 earnings after the bell today. Topline revenue was $489.7 million, up 12.9% year over year. Bookings hit $624.8 million, up 12.0% year over year. The domain name business pulled in $240.8 million of revenue in Q1. This is up 10% year over year but […]

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GoDaddy girl : Danica Patrick’s finest “domainer” hour

Danica Patrick might have lost the GoDaddy sponsorship for NASCAR in 2015, but her domain legacy lives on. In 2009, GoDaddy aired a signature commercial during the Super Bowl; the non-censored version was deemed too hot to handle – family audiences and all. Titled “Speeding,” the director’s cut was effectively banned By NBC. This long […]

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Florida company seeks class certification in lawsuit against GoDaddy

Ventures Edge Legal PLLC, a Florida business legal services company, is seeking class certification in pending litigation against GoDaddy.com. The company asked an Arizona federal judge last week to be given class certification. Since 2014, GoDaddy.com allegedly failed to tell consumers that the Office 365 Business Premium plan it offered was a “watered-down” version of […]

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GoDaddy restores gTLD domain partnership with Uniregistry

GoDaddy has restored domain registrations of Uniregistry gTLDs, a few weeks after they were suspended citing company policy. Uniregistry founder, Frank Schilling, stated: “We’re delighted to see Godaddy offering Uniregistry domain extensions to its customers. New name endings present a huge opportunity for future website owners. As a registry we are sometimes forced make difficult […]

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GoDaddy rolling out GoDaddyCon domain conference

GoDaddy, the biggest domain registrar in the world, is getting its own domain conference. GoDaddyCon is the name of the new conference for domainers that want to learn about domains, monetization, old and new gTLDs and how to navigate the complex registrar interface. “We are witnessing an era where new domain conferences are appealing to […]

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