Category: Domain Name News

Get ready for Black Friday domain deals – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin November 15, 2018 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
How domainers can take advantage of Black Friday. We’re about a week away from Black Friday and you can expect deals to start rolling out a day or two before that. Domain name registries and registrars have jumped on the […]
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End user sales up to $59,000 – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin November 15, 2018 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
A delivery service, medical clinic and real estate developer bought domain names. This week’s end user sales include many ccTLDs. Sedo is always strong with country code domains, but this week I was able to connect more of them to […]
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A Power Packed Webinar by LogicBoxes that Demystifies ICANN Accreditation – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin November 14, 2018 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
[Editor’s note: This is a sponsored post by Accreditation.com, the consultancy arm of LogicBoxes] For any business that hopes to not only get successful but also leave a mark in its respective industry, upgrading plays a pivotal role in getting […]
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DNW Reader Survey: Participate now – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin November 14, 2018 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
This reader survey will help me write the content that most interests you. I’ve been writing DNW for nearly 14 years. The stories I write about today are somewhat different from years ago. For example, this year I created my […]
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Wix adds 177k paying customer in Q3, revenue up 40% YoY – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin November 14, 2018 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Website builder is also getting into the payments business. Wix (NASDAQ: WIX) released Q3 2018 earnings yesterday. Revenue hit $155.6 million, up 40% year-over-year. The company added 177,000 paying subscribers during the quarter, bringing its total to 3.8 million. 5.5 […]
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A Geographic New TLD heads to the chopping block – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin November 13, 2018 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
.Doha gets nixed, along with two dot-brand top level domains. A handful of additional top level domain name operators have informed ICANN that they no longer wish to operate their new top level domains. But as a first, one of […]
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WIPO panelist: “not necessary” to make reverse domain hijacking finding – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin November 13, 2018 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Panelist cops out of finding RDNH. A World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) panelist decided it was “not necessary” to make a reverse domain name hijacking finding on a dead-on-arrival cybersquatting dispute. WEDIA SA of Paris, France filed the dispute against […]
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Google announces .Dev domain launch dates – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin November 13, 2018 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
.Dev will be released in early 2019. Google has announced launch plans for the .dev top level domain name. Sunrise will start in January 2019. A Dutch auction early access period will take place in February, with general availability beginning […]
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Reverse domain name hijacking in PetLife.com case – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin November 13, 2018 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Company goes after domain name that was registered before it started using the name as a brand. A pet apparel and supplies company has been found to have engaged in reverse domain name hijacking over the domain name PetLife.com. Pet […]
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Legally.co owner fails to get Legally.com in cybersquatting dispute – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin November 12, 2018 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Company faces the challenge of operating with a descriptive name. An incorporation and trademark filings company has lost a cybersquatting dispute to upgrade its domain name from .co to .com. Legally uses Legally.co to pitch its services. GoDaddy owns Legally.com, […]
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