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This could be a bad phishing campaign for stealing domains – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin September 20, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Phishing perpetrators use single sign-on to ensnare victims. GoDaddy sign-on allows customers to sign in with Facebook or Amazon. Phishing attempts are trying to capture email credentials at sites by pretending to offer single sign-on. Thieves frequently target domain names, […]
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Engineering firm sues to recover KFDE.com domain name – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin September 19, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Company says a thief took the domain name it has been using for nearly two decades. A California engineering firm has filed a lawsuit (pdf) to recover the domain name KFDE.com, which it says was stolen from it. K.F. Davis […]
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A bumper crop of end user domain sales at Uniregistry – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin September 18, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Uniregistry’s market has an active week for end user domain sales. XClean bought XClean.com and forwards it to its Austrian country code domain XClean.at. Uniregistry released its weekly top 20 sales list yesterday. Unlike the past couple of weeks, I […]
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15 end user domain sales at Sedo – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin September 18, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
A German eyewear company, a Canadian cannabis seller and a sustainable food manufacturer all bought domain names. An upswing in sales came through this week from Sedo, making me think the lull of summer is over and, hopefully, a steady […]
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GoDaddy launches Websites + Marketing – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin September 17, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
GoDaddy’s new all-in-one online presence system launches. GoDaddy (NYSE: GDDY) announced its new Websites + Marketing service today as it takes aim at (or defends against) website builders like Wix, Weebly and SquareSpace. Websites + Marketing is the company’s latest […]
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Man who paid $360k for 81.com says it’s stolen – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin September 17, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Dubai man files lawsuit to recover domain. A man who says he paid $360,000 to buy the domain 81.com alleges it has been stolen. Sami Debizet filed an in rem lawsuit (pdf) against the domain in U.S. District Court in […]
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PIR changes its domain name as part of rebrand – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin September 17, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Non-profit that runs .org moves from PIR to TheNew.org. PIR’s new website Public Interest Registry has launched its new branding. And although the logo is what we expected, there’s a big twist: PIR has been relegated to the background in […]
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New guide: Get Started Selling Your Domains – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin September 17, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
This free guide helps you list your domains for sale and get them in front of the most searchers possible. I get a lot of emails from friends-of-friends that have heard I’m “the domain guy.” These people have a lot […]
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Brent Oxley buys NorthDakota.com for $33,000 – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin September 17, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
A small price for a low-population state. Lots of land and cattle. Not many people. HostGator founder Brent Oxley has snapped up state .com domain names lately, include Texas.com. He just added NorthDakota.com to his portfolio. The domain was listed […]
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Beware this PayPal invoice for GoDaddy domains – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin September 16, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Scammer is sending PayPal invoices for domain renewals. Fake domain name renewal emails are nothing new, but some aspects of one making the rounds are. A Domain Name Wire reader received a fake renewal notice today. Instead of being sent […]
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