"What's in a name? That which we call a rose, By any other name would smell as sweet" -Shakespeare (Romeo and Juliet)A rose perhaps but not your domain name!Welcome to the dotcom bubble! Here, any successful e-tailer should tell you that there's more to a name than just the name... Read More

What You Need to Know About Choosing A Domain Name

Aside from the nuts and bolts of where to register your domain name and purchasing a good economical hosting service, there are a few things to know about buying a good domain name, that only experience can teach. Here are a few tips to get you started on the right... Read More

Understand the Domain Name System

Ever wonder why DNS systems came into existence? Efficiency. Every computer has a distinct IP address, and the Internet needed an elite method for obtaining these addresses and for managing the system as a whole. Enter ICANN. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Number manages the DNS root of... Read More

1-800-Get-Rich Can Toll Free 800 Number Domains Pay Off?

The toll free number 1-800-Get-Rich belongs to the Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City. Perfect vanity number for a casino, right? Well apparently not. Their website shows the actual numbers, 1-800-438-7424 for the marketing department of Resorts Atlantic City. Those NUMBERS are nowhere near as memorable as is the mnemonic... Read More

Is Your Domain Costing You Traffic?

You visited a great website some time ago that had some fantastic information on it. It is not easily found in search engines results so you decide to type the domain name into your favorite browser. The problem is that the url spells out something like keyword-keyword-keyword-keyword-keyword.com.Does that sound ethical... Read More

Choosing A Domain Name

--About Domain Names--Choosing a domain name for your web site is a major step for any individual or organization. You need domain names that are sticky, short, meaningful, easy to remember and at the roll of your tongue!It is very easy to choose a domain name but difficult to find... Read More

Good Domain Names Make Your Dreams Memorable

"What was the name of that website? It was good. It has something to do with..."Is your web site like many others?Domain names always on the tip of a visitor's tongue, but not quite memorable enough?Your choice of domain name needs to be easy to remember, as well as focused... Read More

The Value of a Good Domain Name

Domain names to the internet are the as necessary as wheels on a car. All websites need a domain name; it is how your website is found on the internet by your potential customers. It is your unique identifier and two organizations can not have the same domain name. Your... Read More

How To Really Profit from Domain Names

Have you heard about domain names that sold for over a million dollars? Inspired by this, you imagine registering a great domain name, hanging onto it for a while, and then selling it off to become the next multi-millionaire. It could happen, but don`t count on it!First of all, many... Read More

Warning: Your Domain Name Could Infringe On Trademark Rights!

If you have or are about to purchase a domain name, YOU could be in trouble and you don't even know it yet...See, what the domain sellers won't tell you is that the domain name you are purchasing or have purchased can possibly infringe on trademark rights and you can... Read More

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Why .sucks domain names really suck
In an age when it's all too easy for Internet trolls to make life difficult for regular people, businesses and movie stars (yeah, they have problems too), why on earth would the group that says yay or nay to new domain names authorize .sucks and .porn ...
Here comes verizon.sucks, but will it help or hurt the company?Yahoo Tech

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Donuts Builds Domain-Name Business Amid New Land Grab on the Web
One of the biggest players, by number of gTLDs, is Bellevue, WA-based Donuts, a company which has secured 307 new top-level domain names and is now marketing about half of them through its retail customers—domain name registrars such as GoDaddy, ...
Battle Heats Up Over Use of '.Doctor' Website Domain NamesiHealthBeat

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One of her best business investments? A domain name bought for $75 that could ...
L.A. Biz
"This one would be a premium because it has two very, very key words in it: 'technical' and 'jobs,'" said Evanson, a senior broker for Sedo, a domain name and website marketplace that facilitates thousands of transactions every month. "You put those ...

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Taste of Country

Taylor Swift Keeps Her Name Clean, Buys Up Dirty Domain Names
Taste of Country
Taylor Swift isn't about to let the haters hate when a bunch of adult-site domain names show up on the internet in June. The country-turned-pop icon recently purchased the websites TaylorSwift.porn and TaylorSwift.adult before they get tarnished by trolls.
Taylor Swift buys adult domain names to protect body imageLas Vegas Review-Journal
Harvard University Purchases Harvard.Porn Domain Name Following Taylor ...Mstarz
Taylor Swift buys .porn and .adult domain names to protect her body imageDeseret News
WIBW -Infosecurity Magazine
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Fox News

Taylor Swift buys up porn domain names
Fox News
Taylor Swift went shopping, and she bought all the porn domains with her name. Her recent purchases aren't as out of the blue as one might think, however. And no, she's not considering any sort of professional career change. The singer is now the proud ...
Why Taylor Swift is buying adult web domainsFortune
Taylor Swift bought her own porn domain namesCBS News
Taylor Swift, Microsoft Preemptively Buy Up Porn Site Domain NamesCBS Local
PerezHilton.com -Refinery29
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17 End User Domain Name Sales
Domain Name Wire
Sedo handled 674 domain name transactions last week for $1.2 million in sales. 56% of sales were buy-now prices, which is a bit higher than usual. There were a number of good sales, including a handful of ccTLD owners that bought the matching .com ...


Ted Cruz dot com: A domain name cautionary tale
On March 23rd, Texas Republican senator and Tea Party favorite Ted Cruz announced that he was going to run for president. If you then went running to his website, tedcruz.com, to see what he had to say you would have been shocked to see the message, ...
Cruz website domains held hostageCNN
Trollection 2016: Ted Cruz Domain Name Redirects to Healthcare.govMediaite
Internet Trolls Hold Several 'Ted Cruz' Domain NamesNewsmax
TIME -The Denver Channel
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The Expansion of Internet Domains Would Go Better At A Slower Pace
So, I've already said it once this year: more than 12 months after the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) opened up the Web domain space to a potentially infinite number of new names, the greatest expansion has been in ...
Donuts' first new domain names are starting to drop…Domain Name Wire
First figures in and it doesn't look good for new internet dot-wordsThe Register
New ".SUCKS" TLD Creates Dilemma For Trademark OwnersMondaq News Alerts (registration)
Talk Business Magazine -JD Supra (press release)
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DC Inno

Who Should Get to Use the .doctor Domain Name?
DC Inno
The opening up of new Internet domain names has created a debate about who gets to claim the title of doctor in their website. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, which hands out domain names for registration, is restricting the ...
Are you surprised by Donuts' renewal rates?Domain Name Wire
Fight breaks out over '.doctor' websitesThe Hill

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Domain Name Wire

The state of local domain names…based on a coupon book
Domain Name Wire
1 only had a domain name, and it was for an upcoming event. Of those with domain names, 100% used .com domain names. Most had a local term, such as SunSpaceTexas.com or WestlakePowerWashing.com. (I've seen other TLDs used in local ads, ...

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