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What to do in Austin during NamesCon

Howdy, y’all. NamesCon in Austin is just two weeks away! This year marks the first year the conference will be in Austin. I lived in Austin for nearly 25 years before moving to the Seattle area last year. So if you’re looking for a place to eat or something to do, I have suggestions for […]

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Sedo weekly sales led by Xoco.com

Sedo released their weekly sales and Xoco.com led the way at $23,000. Purem.com was second at $18,860 and Cryptium.com came in third at 12,500 Euros, ($13,907) 38 .com sales 20 cctld sales 4 other tld sales Domain name Date Price Currency .COMs xoco.co...
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My thoughts on .Org

ICANN made it possible for this transaction to happen. There’s only so much the internet community can do now. It has been two months since Internet Society (ISOC) announced that it was selling Public Interest Registry (PIR), which runs .org, to private equity company Ethos Capital. There have been many revelations since then, including that […]

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“Sino” vs “China” in domain names

Kassey Lee examines usage of Sino in domains instead of China. Recently a reader asked me a very interesting question. He wanted my opinion on “sino” vs “china” in a domain. As a matter of fact, I never thought about this issue in the past, so I decided to research a little bit to see […]

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Top Domain Name Stories

A look back at 2019, including December’s top stories. The domain name industry finished 2019 with a bang, and it’s off to the races in this new decade. What will be in store? Listen to the 2020 Predictions Podcast for forecasts from 15 different people. Over the holiday break, I published analyses of some of the […]

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4 companies that upgraded their domain names

These four Chinese companies upgraded their domain names for different reasons. As a student of the Chinese domain market, I am excited to see companies upgrade to good domains, but I am even more excited when companies upgrade from good to great domains. Generally speaking, Chinese companies upgrade for the following reasons. Matching brand: An […]

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The curious case of a 7 letter acronym domain

It’s a mouthful. I enjoy end user research because it is quite entertaining. I get to discover all sorts of reasons why a company chooses a corporate domain. However, sometimes the reason can be hard to understand. A recent case will illustrate my point. This company is a flower seedling supplier in Shandong, China. It […]

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This company’s domain name is a ten digit domain!

A Chinese company uses its phone number as its domain name. I enjoy reading venture capital news. I also study some of the startups highlighted in the news to find out what domains these future business leaders are using and also what domains they may need to acquire. Seeing from the perspective of a domain […]

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