In 2002, Howe’s company sold all but 20 of the 4,000 domains. It kept Seniors.com and Guy.com. The following year, Howe began playing around on a forum for domain sellers, DNForum.com. He’d scroll through all the names people didn’t want as he tried to cheaply build up his portfolio again. “There were maybe 15 good […]
Michael “Zappy” Zapolin has a track record of notable online business successes. Among them are purchasing Beer.com for $80,000 and Diamond.com for $300,000 – and then later selling each for $7+ million. In this master class-like interview, Zappy walks us through his methodology for building maximum value in premium, generic, category-killer domain names though his […]
Entrepreneurs can monetize a domain name in many ways: cash parking, affiliate links, ecommerce, advertising, even lead generation. In this interview learn about an easy new way to generate revenue – by using a WordPress plugin to sell email addresses on a domain name. via WordPress Vanity Email Plugin Provides New Path to Domain Name […]
In this video, you will learn: Why due diligence is important Factors to consider in domain name due diligence Factors to consider in due diligence for buying a prebuilt website Factors to consider in website service e.g., SEO, design, development, coding due diligence Recommended articles and interviews to learn more Why you should not buy […]
Adam Paddock is the founder of Zenscrow.com, a service that offers rent-to-own options for premium domains by providing safe and secure transaction support for domain buyers and sellers. Paddock also is the founder of AntiApparel.com (sold in 2009) and has consulted for years in search engine optimization. via Rent-to-Own a Domain Name for Your Business.
Many people openly state that exact match domain names are worth more because they can get your website to the top of the search engine results. But this commonly espoused belief has rarely been backed up by real data…until today. Seventeen-year-old wunderkind Mark Collier has not only secured a substantial amount of data from various […]
Forget building affiliate sites. Build a drop ship website on your premium, generic-keyword domain name and rank at the top of search engines in an uber-targeted niche. That’s exactly what Wayfair.com did starting in 2002 (under the CSN Stores brand), building out more than 200 niche websites like HotPlates.com and EveryGrandfatherClock.com. Today, Wayfair.com sells more […]
In the normal domain name registration world of up-sell, cross-sell and too much selling, NameSilo distinguishes themselves from all other domain name registrars by NOT doing what everyone else does. Co-founder Michael Goldfarb discusses what “the catch” is and how NameSilo is able to offer every domain name add-on – such as privacy, protection and […]
In this interview, Internet attorney Howard Neu, who successfully represented Rick Schwartz in the SaveMe.com UDRP case, discusses: What, exactly, a UDRP is The requirements of a complainant to win a UDRP What you are doing today that might be considered “bad faith” How the SaveMe.com UDRP was so easily defended How Vanity.com, Inc. could […]
Learn how entrepreneur Adam Dicker purchased more than 3,000 domain names related to reputation repair, including the most keyword-rich premium domain names – such as ReputationRepair.com, BusinessReputationRepair.com and PersonalReputationRepair.com – and how he built his business into a $150,000-per-month venture. via Adam Dicker: Online Reputation Repair, Seizing a New Business Opportunity.
Developing websites is no easy task. But when you do it for every one of your 9,500 domain names, you start to get a system down. In fact, David Wieland built his own system – named Prebuilt.com – from the ground up so he could be more efficient in website development. Now he’s offering his […]
More than 500,000 businesses are registered in the United States every year, with magnitudes more being contemplated and planned. As technology advances, more and more businesses are focused entirely online or at least need to be found online. What do startups and entrepreneurs need to know about domain names? Find out in this interview with […]