Here is a list of 10 online tools for finding a domain name, checking availability and more. Usually, I don’t like going to the registrar site to check domain availability as it slows down the process. I need something that’s fast and easy and doesn’t require a lot of clicks to check for domains or [...]
Entries for November, 2011
If you are in Domaining business, you probably have some domains that you want to sell. Often times, if you really want to sale a name, you want to place a “domain for sale” page for the domain. It’s not hard to create a simple domain for sale html page, but you’d have to do [...]
As a domainer, part of my job is to fallow the news and think like an End User. Let me explain, when there is a hot topic in the news that deals with some kind of business, people with entrepreneurial mindset think about starting their own similar business.
Huge percentage of dropping domains are trademark domains. Why isn’t there a trademark check when registering a domain name? And Why do people register such domains?
It is no wander that short domain names are valuable, especially .com/.org domains. You can easily verify this by looking at recent sales history, actions, number of bids on backordering services. But should you buy them? And how do they compare with keyword domains?
Happy Thanksgiving! I wanted to take a moment and wish happy thanksgiving to everyone. This is one of the few days in a year when you start to realize how important your family, friends and loved ones are. Usually, we are so busy chasing whatever it is that we are doing that we often don’t [...]
Domain price negotiation is very unique process and good negotiation may save you thousands of dollars. Here are a few tips to help you with your next domain purchase.
How do you appraise a domain? Many times, quality Domain names are considered assets, like real estate. However, unlike real estate, domain appraisal has always been a challenge. There is no set industry standard or set formula on how you appraise a domain name.
Mini sites have gone a long way in the last few years. Just few years ago, mini sites were considered sites with 3-5 pages of content, either made for adsense or just made to show that there is a site on the domain. Even today, there are still people or domainers that take the [...]
I want to share with you the steps that I take to increase chances of selling a domain name. This year, it seems most of my sells were to the end users and although I still sold some domains to domainers/resellers, going forward, I want to focus on End User only. My definition of an [...]
Hi guys, I want to share one of my recent sells with you as it got me excited again about domaining. I recently sold one of my domains that I bought for under $100 and sold for mid $x,xxx (five figures). Yes, that’s at least 5000% . I keep asking myself, in what other product business [...]
Hi guys, As you know I’ve gone into startup mode and thought it would be great to start going to some of the startup conferences and meet other startups. Every new startup, big or small, does need to go through the same process and it is tremendously helpful to get feedback and insight from other [...]