Huge domain sales : Are they good for the domain industry?

Domain investors probably had palpitations earlier today, after the uncovering by George Kirikos of a huge domain sale. The "lease to own" sale of for the astronomical amount of $90 … [Continue reading]

ICANN needs to control gTLD domain Registries that spam


ICANN has been making a nice $185,000 dollars from every gTLD applicant, and the gift keeps on giving every year thereafter. I expressed my support for the expansion of the Internet namespace, ever … [Continue reading]

Would you sell your premium domain for alcohol and chocolates?

It's been almost three years since I started using Domain Name Sales, and after hundreds of domain inquiries, this one wins a special prize. I can't disclose the exact details of it, as there's … [Continue reading]

Two people, one company : A fun negotiation technique

It's not rare for inquiries to arrive in waves, for the same domain name. Perhaps the domain became popular overnight thanks to the news, or a technological breakthrough. Researching one's … [Continue reading]

Addressing the elephant in the room

After processing the shocking allegations about Adam Dicker for two full weeks, it's time to come up with a series of hard decisions. As an active - and sometimes overly vocal - member of the … [Continue reading]