Understanding the Domain Life Cycle, How Domains Drop – CEO of Pool.com Guest Post | SullysBlog.com

First of all, the registrar has already paid for the renewal because the domain registration auto-renews at the registry.  So, for all intents and purposes, your registrar is now the owner and for a brief period they often do what they want with the…

The Rick Schwartz Domain and Traffic Blog RicksBlog.com…Home of the "Domain King": Rick's 36 Tip Checklist to Help you Start Successfully Domaining TODAY!!

12. You FIRST purchases are VERY important so you MUST get these right or you are off course and out of the game until then and by that time you will likely be broke and confused and frustrated and angry.
13. Pick a category. Any category.
14. Make sur…

The Rick Schwartz Domain and Traffic Blog RicksBlog.com…Home of the "Domain King": How to Sell a Domain Name Part two. 20 Ways to do Better RIGHT NOW!

1.     DO NOT set a price right away
2.     Don’t answer questions
3.     Ask Questions
4.     Ask more questions
5.     Answer the questions they pose with a question
6.     Buy time
7.     Don’t commit, think about it

The Get Rich Never Plan: AKA Putting Up a Junk, Template Looking Sites in Mass | Domain Shane

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Shane is really becoming the ‘wake up and smell the coffee’ (early in the morning of a long day of work) guy for domainers.
The Online world is growing more savvy every day.  There is a reason why parking doesn’t pay.  Visitors a…

Federal Court Finds “6 Hour Power” Does Not Infringe on “5 Hour Energy” Trademark | The Domains

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Great post. Thank you MB.
Trademarks are generally categorized as fanciful, arbitrary, suggestive or descriptive. A “fanciful” mark is a combination of letters or other symbols signifying nothing other than the product or serv…

My Rule Is Something You Can Spell

Jason Calacanis & Steve Huffman
Steve Huffman, co-founder of Reddit and Hipmonk was recently the guest on This Week In Startups with Jason Calacanis. In this audio clip, Steve and Jason share their frustration with acquiring good dot coms and discu…

Our Picks From The Moniker.com Domain Name Auction From The Epik Development Conference

Moniker.com will be holding a live domain name auction from the Epik Development Conference tomorrow September 16, Thursday at 4:30pm ET / 1:30pm PT.
Remote bidding will be available on SnapNames.com and actually pre-bidding on the auc…

Israel buys @israel Twitter account from porn site owner | Technology | News & Comment | The First Post

When he checked the account he was astonished to find a message from the Israeli prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, proposing a sale of the username for a reported six-figure sum.

A spokesperson for the Israeli Foreign Ministry, Yigal Palmor, conf…