Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Registry-based .IO backorder service to shut down

Nevertheless, .io shutting down its service should be good news for Park.io.

Afternic extends reach in China and Canada

Three of the companies — EJEE, eName, and Xiamen Nawang — will give domain names on the Afternic platform more exposure in China.

185 Domain Discoveries for May 28th

While not every domain in these lists will have obvious resale value, and we certainly don’t recommend buying something just because it sold in the past, there are definitely some gems...

Rightside has sold over 400 two letter domain names

Average sales price is over $1,000 and they come with premium renewals.

A look at .Art after one week

There are 7,111 names in the zone file. There were about 2,700 names the day before .art hit general availability so it has added roughly 4,400-4,500 names since launch.

Yes, Illinois is for sale (as an internet domain)

Metnick has owned the domain name since 2005 but decided to sell now because he sees interest peaking. China is buying up more domain names these days, and there are a...

83 newly funded startups and their domain names: Wasabi.com, SilentMode.com, Prefer.com

$316,389,490 in funding was raised by 83 startup companies last week. More than 68% of these companies launched with a .com domain name followed by the ccTLDs with a 16% piece...

15 New gTLD domain name sales over $5,000

These are sales that are reported by various domain name aftermarkets, domain auctions, registries, but most importantly private sales reported to OnlineDomain.com or Sold.Domains.

Tucows Q1 results: Enom purchase helps grow revenue by 55% to $69.6 million

Net revenue for the first quarter of 2017 increased 55% to $69.6 million from $44.7 million for the first quarter of 2016. The first quarter’s results only include the contribution from...