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New Hidden Feature of ValueDrops

Hey everyone, ValueDrops now has an option to monitor dropping domains.  This was a major release and is very useful feature for grabbing the domains as soon as they are dropped, without paying the drop catching fees. How It Works: Go through the list of ValueDrops and check the ones that you want to monitor. [...]

Project And Other Updates

Good morning guys, it’s been awhile since my last post. It’s just that between work, personal life, domains and projects, there is very little time left for blogging.   I’ve been working on a number of different ideas.

Weekend Updates

Hi guys, it’s been a great weekend so far, weather  is  nice and as always I have dozens of projects that I’m working and wanted to share some updates with you.

DomainingCourse.com – Domaining Course for beginners

Good morning everyone. It was kind of chilly this morning here in LA, makes it harder to wake up J A few months ago I thought about creating a domaining course. It was good timing as DomainingCourse.com domain name was on sale and I acquired it. The idea is to teach any one to become [...]

Omnis.com – One of My Favorite Domain Registrars

There are a lot of smaller domain registrars that don’t get as much coverage, yet, they provide a great service and prices. Omnis.com is a domain registrar that I’ve used even before GoDaddy.  I have a lot of domains with them and never had any issues.

Domaining Course – Do We Need One?

A few months ago, while watching TV, I saw one of those work from home commercials. It was more of a infomercial, where they take a whole hour or so to try and sell you some kind of money making program.  Some of these programs are very tempting and I almost fell for them a [...]

Weekend Updates – see my pic

I went and saw the “one for the money” this weekend. Not sure why critic reviews were so poor for the movie as I really enjoyed it. It was really funny in an awkward kind of way. I like Katherine Heigl’s movies, she’s not the cutest actress, but her movies are great.

My Today’s Picks From TopDrops

I’m seeing some great domains, wanted to share a few with you. Now with GoDaddy Auctions, there are more domains to go through.

Do You Have A Great Domain?

I wanted to go to ice skating the other day, but then I remembered, last time I went, it wasn’t pretty, lol. I’m just not good at it, but it’s a hell of a fun sport. I am considering taking a few private lessons. A friend of mine wanted to go real bad but I [...]

The Bidding War for Category Killer Domain

I usually don’t like auctions as I end-up spending more than I planned. But sometimes, you just can’t help it. You backorder a domain you really want and guess what, someone else really wants it too. So you basically start battling with the other bidders. I just spent 2k to win a battle.

My Domain Selling Strategy for 2012

Domain selling is probably the most challenging part of domaining. And you can’t really make money until you master this process. It is also important to note that there is no single one way to do this. And it depends on the individual domainer and how good of a sales person he/she is and how [...]

Should You Have A Dash In The Domain Name?

While it may be true that search engines treat dash like a space, I strongly advice against it. I can understand when some end users with little kowledge go after domains with dash, but domainers/brand owners should not go after domains with dash, here is a list of 10 reasons why.

Weekend Updates

I’m having a great weekend, hope you are too. As always, I’m working on my projects and trying to shorten my to do list. I usually do go out in the evenings, so only have a few hours to get some work done. Here is a update on the projects I’m working on.

5 Of My Today’s Domain Picks From TopDrops.com

I’ve been spending a lot of time lately on building TopDrops.com and am happy to announce that the backend is done. I’ve started running the filter on daily bases.

It’s Ok To Let Go Those Crappy Domains!

I remember when I was starting up in domaining, I used to be the same way. We all have done it, we all have registered junk names at one point. No one is born a domainer or understands domain quality when they’re just starting up.

10 Tips for Domain Name Buying Negotiation

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.

Domain Name Appraisal

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.

What to do to help sell your domains

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 [...]

Sold a domain for 5000% profit!

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 [...]

Trillion Dollar Idea – Update

Hi guys, as most of you know I’ve been working on a biggest project/idea ever and wanted to post an update on the progress.  As you can see, I’ve changed the name and am now calling it “The Trillion Dollar Idea” as I strongly believe that it has the potential to be a trillion dollar [...]