Icann news

  • ICANN Appeals German Court Decision on GDPR / WHOIS June 13, 2018
    LOS ANGELES – 13 June 2018 – The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) today appealed a decision by the Regional Court in Bonn, Germany not to issue an injunction in proceedings that ICANN initiated against EPAG, a Germany-based …
  • The Sixth Africa DNS Forum to take place in Cotonou, Benin June 13, 2018
    ISTANBUL – 14 June 2018 – On 3-5 July, the sixth Africa DNS Forum will take place under the theme “Building a Sustainable Domain Name Industry in Africa” in Cotonou, Benin. The Forum is co-organized by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and …
  • ICANN Announces Calls-to-Action for Community Participation in ICANN Reviews June 19, 2018
    LOS ANGELES – 19 June 2018 – The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has several calls-to-action for community participation in ICANN reviews below. Share your Public Comment on the Short-Term and Long-term Options to Adjust t …
  • New WHOIS ARS Report (Phase 2 Cycle 6) Now Available June 15, 2018
    LOS ANGELES – 15 June 2018 – The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) published the WHOIS Accuracy Reporting System (ARS) Phase 2 Cycle 6 Report. The data analyzed in this report is from January 2018. This is a follow-up to pre …

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The Domains

  • Sedo weekly sales led by SecureChain.com June 19, 2018
    Sedo reported their weekly sales and SecureChain.com led the way at $30,000. OnlineCasino.mx was the number two sale at 19,600 Euros. ($22,715). 59 .com sales 15 cctld sales 10 other tld sales Bit.ch was an interest domain hack if being used that way …
  • Buyer of Vacation.Rentals believes the days of high priced .com sales are coming to an end June 18, 2018
    Mike Kugler is the gentleman that purchased Vacation.Rentals for $500,300. Currently the highest reported new gtld sale. Yes Gay.app has been touted as being sold for $1million. No confirmation by any source that industry participants rely on. A webs …

Online Domain

Domain Shane

  • AUCTION RECAP OF JUNE 18, 2018 June 19, 2018
    A comprehensive look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the auction list posted on June 18, 2018. If there is an asterisk (*) next to a price, it means that the name was at auction from a private seller (rather than an expiring name …
  • IKE’S LIST OF DOMAINS AT AUCTION FOR Tuesday, June 19th June 19, 2018
    Happy Tuesday, Maybe I need a vacation to Europe too. It’s not that I’m overly busy or stressed out or anything, but more like I need a recharge. It reminds me of the benefits of meditating. Keeping your head clear and focused can have all kinds of b …

Domaining

  • National Real Estate Business Domain Needed – Under $100K June 19, 2018
     TNTNames.com: Today: Buying aged “Performance” related .COM / Investing into a eCommerce domain (Arabic or English) / Buying unwanted Product & GEO .com’s (In Bulk) / And more! Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain commun …
  • Sedo weekly sales led by SecureChain.com June 19, 2018
     The Domains: Sedo reported their weekly sales and SecureChain.com led the way at $30,000. OnlineCasino.mx was the number two sale at 19,600 Euros. ($22,715). 59 .com sales 15 cctld sales 10 other tld sales Bit.ch was an interest domain hack if being …

DomainIncite

  • After ICANN nod, MMX buys .xxx June 18, 2018
    MMX has closed the acquisition of porn-focused ICM Registry, after receiving the all-clear from ICANN for the contract transfers. The deal is worth roughly $41 million — $10 million cash and about $31 million in stock. ICM runs .xxx from the 2003 gTL …
  • Donuts buys back .fan, ignores plural .fans June 18, 2018
    Donuts has purchased the unlaunched new gTLD .fan from its struggling owner, just three years after selling it. The company said today that .fan will become its 241st TLD in its portfolio, having inked a deal with Asiamix Digital. Asiamix also runs t …

Domain Name Journal

DotSauce Magazine

  • Domain Inquiry Analysis: Researching Offers to Maximize Domain Sales September 10, 2015
    Combining domain parking with domain inquiries is the ultimate combination for domain names that are not developed. The practice of parking domain names at a venue such as Sedo, Bodis or Domain Name Sales serves a dual purpose: To generate “pay per c …
  • How To Write Great Domain Sales Copy August 4, 2015
    You’ve registered and acquired domain names for years, and now you decided it’s time to achieve some sales. Perhaps because your portfolio has grown fatter than Elvis in his late years, or simply to get some good money back in your pocket. You’ve lis …

Domain Name Industry News

  • Australian Company Fined Over 1 Million Euro for Domain Scam June 20, 2018
    An Australian company has been €1.24 million (AU$1.95 million) for duping businesses out of over AU$2.3 million via a domain slamming scam. The case was taken by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) who claim that the company in …
  • NDD Camp Domain Event in Paris June 18, 2018
    NDD Camp will be held in Paris on this Thursday June 21st. The event is free to attend, but registration is obligatory. The event features 3 parallel tracks with sessions covering a range of topics including: drop catching new TLDs aftermarket SEO on …

Domain Investing

  • CCK.com is Subject of UDRP June 19, 2018
    Another valuable three letter .com domain name is subject of a UDRP filing. A UDRP was filed against CCK.com at the World Intellectual Property Organization. It is WIPO Case D2018-1357. CCK.com was created in October of 1996, making it over 20 years …
  • Cassandra.com UDRP: Reverse Domain Name Hijacking June 19, 2018
    A UDRP was filed at the World Intellectual Property Organization against the seemingly generic Cassandra.com domain name. The decision was published this morning, and the three member panel ruled in favor of the domain registrant. In addition, the pa …