Domain Names I Recently Sold – Part 2

Below is a list of some of the domain names that I have sold over the past few months. These are all domains I owned personally. A few sales were through brokers, most were from people who looked up that I was the owner and then contacted me: – $5000 – $2000 – $1100 – […]

SitePoint Launches

Following in the successful footsteps of their previously launched social network projects Flippa and 99designs, the folks at have launched – to help members come up with names for their thingies/stuff!

If you’re after ideas for a name, you’ve come to the right place. It might be for your new business, your web site, or even your new pet. Simply place a listing, nominate a prize for the best entry, and watch the creative ideas roll in.

As things are Read more »,,, – All The Big Guns Are Out, But What Dangers Lurk?

Domain hacks are the IN thing at the moment when it comes to url shorteners.

Google announced it’s own url shortener yesterday – – using a Greenland ccTld.

Url shortener has been in use for quite a while now by Twitter users to shorten their urls as Twitter’s limited post size can be quite constricting for users. The .LY domain extension is a Libyan ccTld.

Facebook have also been testing their own url shortener a domain name with a Montenegro Read more »

Godaddy 99 Cent Coupon Works Again

The Godaddy 99 cent coupon code is working again… it was out for a while but I guess they switched it on for the festive period.

It still only works for payment by Check of Credit card (can’t pay with PayPal for some reason), but hey, you are getting a .com domain name for $1,17 after ICANN fees – can’t beat that.

The coupon code is BUYCOM99

Study Shows 77% British Consumers Prefer .uk To .com

The .uk registrar Nominet conducted a poll recently with some interesting results. According to it’s published survey results, more than three-quarters (77%) of British consumers prefer a .uk to a .com when searching for information online.

The results indicate that consumers prefer to click on .uk links as they believe the websites would present the most appropriate and local information.

This indication is another good piece of news for ccTlds.

Other interesting information obtained from the report points to a growth in Read more » Sold For $20,000 On Sedo. What Is Zorbing?

Sedo has reported in it’s recent sales section today with a value of $20,000, making it quite a sale.

Seeing the name and having never heard of the term before, I got curious and Googled the term “Zorbing”.

According to Wikipedia, Zorbing is defined as follows:

Zorbing (globe-riding, sphereing) is the recreation of rolling downhill in a sphere, generally made of transparent plastic. Zorbing is generally performed on a gentle slope, but can also be done on a level surface, permitting more Read more »,,, And Other Names In SnapNames Featured Auction

There is currently a SnapNames featured auction under way with some really cool names on offer.

Here are some names that caught my eye. Click on the name to go right to the bidding screen. – probably one of the best travel names at this price. – category killer name. – another category killer name – excellent name for a self updating auction listing portal. – career portal. – daily planning. – dentist directory. – budget freight. – lots or searches, Read more »