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Uniregistry adds GoDaddy branding to landers – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin February 15, 2020 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Landing pages now show GoDaddy logo and say that Uni Market is being acquired by GoDaddy. GoDaddy’s acquisition of Uniregistry hasn’t closed yet, but Uniregistry has already added GoDaddy branding to its parked pages and for-sale landers (pictured above). The […]
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13 end user domain name sales – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin February 14, 2020 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
A matchmaking service, a Minnesota church and a ladder manufacturer bought domain names. Here’s a look at some of the domains end users bought at Sedo this past week. You can review previous end user sales lists here. ManDap.com $20,010 […]
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Say 51 if you want something in China – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin February 14, 2020 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Why China loves the number 51. Just enter 51 in Baidu search and you’ll see many domains starting with the number 51. What is significant about this number in China? Well, when you say 51 in Chinese, it sounds like […]
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GoDaddy earnings send stock up after hours – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin February 13, 2020 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Domain name and web presence powerhouse beat expectations in Q4. GoDaddy (NYSE: GDDY) reported Q4 2019 earnings this afternoon that pleased Wall Street. Shares were up over 5% in after-hours trading. The company reported $780.4 revenue for the quarter, up […]
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14 recent end user domain name sales at Uniregistry – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin February 13, 2020 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
These 14 companies recently bought domains on the aftermarket. If you get confused about word order, FiltersFast now has your covered. A scratch-off promotions company, artificial intelligence startup and filter seller bought domain names at Uniregistry over the past few […]
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Donuts hires new CFO – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin February 13, 2020 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Former Napster CFO joins top level domain name company. Randy Haas Top level domain name company Donuts has hired Randy Haas as its new Chief Financial Officer. Haas was previously CFO of Napster (Rhapsody). Prior to that, he spent 19 […]
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Feds allege man laundered money through domain names – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin February 13, 2020 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Man at the center of Sarah Lawrence College scandal allegedly used the domain aftermarket to launder criminal proceeds. The U.S. Attorney’s Office, Southern District of New York, filed criminal charges against Lawrence Ray this week. Among his alleged crimes: laundering […]
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Uniregistry marketplace features GoDaddy should keep – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin February 12, 2020 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Here are three features of Uniregistry’s marketplace that I hope GoDaddy keeps post-acquisition. Yesterday, GoDaddy announced that it is acquiring Uniregistry, the Uniregistry marketplace, and the Name Administration domain name portfolio. In an interview with Domain Name Wire, GoDaddy VP […]
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.Com price hike comment period ends February 14 – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin February 12, 2020 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Friday deadline to weigh in on new .com contract terms. People opposed to ICANN’s plan to allow Verisign (NASDAQ: VRSN) to raise prices on .com domains have until Friday, February 14, to submit a comment to ICANN. The proposed Amendment […]
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January’s top domain name news stories – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin February 12, 2020 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Looking back at last month in domains. There was a lot of news in the domain name industry last month. Here’s a look at the top five posts on Domain Name Wire ranked by the number of pageviews. 1. This […]
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