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Can registries reclassify your domain as premium before renewal?

A reader asks about registries moving domains into premium pricing. Domain Name Wire reader Collin Love reached out to me recently with a question about premium domains in new top level domains. Premium domains are those priced higher by the registry. Most premium domains come with a higher initial registration fee and higher renewals. Collin […]

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#Sedo: Give Peace.com a chance!

With war raging around the world, it’s time to give peace a chance. The destruction of humans, animals, and the environment, are direct byproducts of wars that only peace can help resolve. Sedo is offering the matching .com domain name, Peace.com...
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.Me reports increased premium domain revenue in 2021

At least one very expensive .me premium domain sale occurred in April. The registry for .me domain names has published premium domain name sales data for 2021. It sold 72 premium .me domain names for total registry revenue of €694,500. (This does not include the registrar markup.) The previous report covered 13 months to the […]

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Radix reports record premium domain revenue in first half of year

Premium revenue up over 40% in first half of 2021. Top level domain name company Radix saw a surge in premium domain name revenue in the first half of this year. The company disclosed in a report (pdf) that it generated approximately $2.91 million in retail premium domain revenue in the first half of 2021, […]

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.Me reports €453,500 premium domain sales in 13 months

.Me registry has sold 79 premium domains since offering them through the registrar channel last year. The registry for .me domain names announced that it sold €453,500 ($550,000) worth of premium domain names over the past 13 months when it started offering premium domains through the registrar channel. This is the net revenue to the […]

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Donuts top 20 premium (channel) sales of 2020

Here are the top channel sales of 2020 and how they are being used. Like most top level domain companies, Donuts sells the best domain names in its portfolio at premium prices. These premiums are usually charged for the initial registration and renewals. Many of these premium domains carry just a slight premium to normal […]

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