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Lawmakers push for Whois privacy on .us domains

10 Democrats ask NTIA to add Whois privacy to .us domain names. While Whois records in most top level domains are now private, .us remains an outlier: the U.S. government specifically forbids Whois privacy on .us domain registrations. It has enforced a no-privacy policy since 2005, much to the chagrin of registrars. A group of […]

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Reminder: there’s no Whois privacy for .us domain names

Don’t expect to remain private if you register a .us domain name. Last July, Chaya Raichik registered the domain name LibsofTikTok.com to go along with her Libs of TikTok Twitter account. In October, she apparently decided to protect her brand by registering the matching domain in .net, .org, .info and .us. That last one ended […]

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“I understand you want more but GoDaddy says .us is a top 5 extension. I can get that for $10”

What are the top 5 domain extensions? So I had an offer on a .com name that came through my email. The person told me they were very interested but were not going to get “suckered into overpaying” I wrote back “I have no desire to sucker anyone into anything, I own the registration rights […]

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OxygenBank.com moves to Oxygen.us in highest reported .us sale in 2 years

Sedo reported that Oxygen.us sold for $17,999 in their latest domain name sales report. This is the highest reported .us sale over the past two years and the fourth highest of the last five years. The domain is already in operation as the buyer has moved from OxygenBank.com to Oxygen.us. Oxygen is a digital banking […]

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Moving from a .com to a .us

You don’t see this everyday a domain change from a .com to a .us. Sipree.com changed their name to DigitalPay which is a solid brand name for what they do. The .com is sitting parked on a GoDaddy lander registered since 1999. The .co is at DAN.co...
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Marketing a Teenage TLD

[Editor’s note: This is a sponsored post by Lori Anne Wardi of Neustar] Hi, my name is Lori Anne Wardi and I’m a domain junkie. I’ve been buying, selling, studying, developing, dreaming about, promoting and preaching the bible of domain names since 2000. With many years as a domain investor under my belt, I got the […]

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U.S. Gov gives Neustar 10-year extension on .Us domain

Neustar wins contract to continue operating .Us through 2029. The U.S. government has extended its contract with Neustar to operate the .Us domain name extension for the next ten years, until 2029. National Telecommunications and Information Administration announced today that the contract was awarded on June 28. The government does not pay Neustar to run […]

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