How To Find A Great Domain Name Broker  Forbes

Finding a domain name broker that's a good fit should be your primary objective if your company is looking to sell or purchase a domain.


Cyber Security Today: Beware of fake Notre Dame donation sites, protect domain name servers and iPhone users being tricked  IT World Canada

Today's podcast warns listeners about fake Notre Dame donation sites, the need to better protect domain name servers and how iPhone users are being tricked.


Why Avoid Free Web Hosting? Essential Hosting Components to Look for  HostReview.com

On looking online, you will find a handful of free web hosting providers out there to host your website. If you are a baseline blogger or has an information-sharing ...


Real estate and domain name parallels  Domain Name Wire

We just sold our home and it made me think a lot about the domain name market. House sign with "sold" notice. We recently sold our home in Austin. I can't help ...


Cybersquatter alert: how to protect your domain name and brand from cybersquatting  Lexology

Cybersquatting involves the abusive registration of a domain name in bad faith or the registration of a domain name which includes someone else's trade mark, ...


Battle for .amazon Domain Pits Retailer Against South American Nations  The New York Times

SÃO PAULO, Brazil — Amazon is the world's biggest online retailer. It is also the world's largest rain forest. The question is who owns the name. This is the core ...


Namecheap posts $37 million revenue in Q1  Domain Name Wire

Company's revenue tops forecast for Q1. Namecheap CEO Richard Kirkendall. Privately held domain name registrar Namecheap has reported $37 million in ...


Will New Domain Name Registrations Drive Verisign's Growth in Q1?  Trefis

Verisign (NASDAQ: VRSN) is scheduled to announce its first quarter results on Thursday, April 25. The company continues to see strong growth, and now has ...


DotMusic Limited wins rights to .Music domain name extension  Music Business Worldwide

The Constantine Roussos (pictured) founded DotMusic Limited will be awarded the rights to the .Music domain name extension by ICANN (Internet Corporation ...


Investigating Domain Name Crime: Challenges and Essential Techniques  CircleID

Who would think that so much could go wrong with something as seemingly innocent as a domain name? As cybercrime continues to evolve, causing ...


This stolen domain lawsuit just got messier  Domain Name Wire

First the judge questioned trademarks. Now a company says it bought one of the domains. Picture of judge's gavel. Yoshiki Okada's lawsuit to recover valuable ...


Hostinger Web Hosting Review & Rating  PCMag.com

Hostinger is a reliable, affordable web host that helps you quickly get your business online. Unfortunately, it lacks Windows servers, phone support, and ...


Cyberspies Hijacked the Internet Domains of Entire Countries  WIRED

A mysterious new group called Sea Turtle targeted 40 organizations in a DNS hijacking spree.


18 end user domain name sales up to £50000  Domain Name Wire

A French fishing magazine, several tech and engineering firms and a British furniture company bought domain names last week. graphic of briefcase full of ...


19 end user sales...including one to Uniregistry  Domain Name Wire

A domain name registrar was an end user this week. graphic of briefcase full of money related to end user domain name sales. It's not often that you see a ...


Amazon.com should share web domain name rights, Brazil says  Reuters

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazil has proposed a compromise to a seven-year battle that has quietly raged over the Amazon.com internet domain: let the nations ...


Web Hosting Comparison: Best Website Hosting Services 2019  INQUIRER.net

We have laid out the best of website hosts for you, as well as additional web hosting tips and general website building advice.


Australia domain administrator denies domain investing ban  Domain Name Wire

Domainers get a victory in Australia. picture of kangaroos on beach. Domainers can keep investing Down Under. Australian domain name registry manager ...


Amazon's Fight With South American Countries Over Control of '.amazon' Domain Name Comes to a Head  Gizmodo

Back in 2012, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced that it would vastly expand the number of top-level domains, ...


Coinbase successfully defends domain name in cybersquatting dispute  Domain Name Wire

A French payments firm took issue with the cryptocurrency trading platform registering CB.markets. Screenshot of Coinbase.com. Coinbase defended its domain ...


Sony is trying to avoid paying $10,000 to buy Crackle Plus domain name  The Verge

Part of launching a streaming video *service* is owning the domain name with which most viewers can reliably expect to find the *service* via the web. For instance ...


New 'Brexit Party' forgets to register its domain name, website gets claimed by pro-Remain group  Mashable

A new pro-Brexit political party has had its domain name claimed by a pro-Remain group.


AirPods and the Anticipatory Web  Domain Name Wire

Wireless earbuds connected to assistants speed up the Anticipatory Web. Still from the movie Her. Satisfaction from a wireless earbud in the movie Her.


BigRock launches campaign to position .CO as the new-age domain name for start-ups  Best Media Info

BigRock, the domain registration and web hosting company, has launched a new digital advertising campaign for the .CO domain name. The campaign ...


Web Hosting Companies Shut Down a Series of Neo-Nazi Websites  Motherboard

In recent weeks a number of web hosting services have shut down several major online neo-Nazi meeting grounds, Motherboard has learned. The moves ...


RDNH Finding on TheSun.com UDRP  DomainInvesting.com

A finding of reverse domain name hijacking was made in TheSun.com UDRP. The registrant was represented by Jason Schaeffer of ESQWire.com.


auDA changes policy on domain name investing practices  iTWire

auDA, the organisation that manages the Australian domain namespace, has dropped some of the policy changes it had proposed following a meeting on Mon...


Honeywell calls it quits on new top level domain name  Domain Name Wire

Company tells domain name overseer that it doesn't want .Honeywell anymore. Logo for Honeywell. American conglomerate Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has ...


3 domains still elude Major League Baseball  Domain Name Wire

Only three teams don't have their matching domain name. MLB logo. MLB is only missing three team domain names. It's April and that means Major League ...


Reverse domain name hijacking over ActiveOwnership.com  Domain Name Wire

Company filed UDRP after failing to purchase domain name. Reverse domain name hijacking graphic. A Luxembourg company has been found to have ...


15 end user domain name sales up to $44k  Domain Name Wire

A tourism *service*, pharmaceutical company and restaurant ordering system bought domain names. graphic of briefcase full of money related to end user domain ...


New Trending Report on Web Hosting Services Market with high CAGR In Coming Years with Focusing Key players like GoDaddy, Host Name, INC, Bluehosting, WirenetChile, Superhosting, Hosting.CL, SolucionHost ,etc  Market Research Updates

Latest Research Report On Web Hosting Services Market: summary : Latest Research Report on Web Hosting Services Market Added by Garner Insights which ...


Moniker to take over Alpnames domain names  Domain Name Wire

CentralNic registrars will pick up 680,000 domain names. Moniker.com website. Three domain name registrars owned by CentralNic (London AIM: CNIC) will ...


Christchurch mosque Archives  Domain Name Wire

New powers will help remove access to certain *content*. InternetNZ and Domain Name Commission logos. InternetNZ has enacted an interim policy change in ...


Oregon company pays $600000 for Carrot.com domain name  Domain Name Wire

An Oregon-based lead generation website builder has paid $600,000 to acquire the domain name Carrot.com, upgrading from its previous domain ...


Best cheap Windows dedicated server web hosting deals of 2019  TechRadar

Despite the meteoric rise of the LAMP stack over the past 20 years in web hosting, Microsoft and Windows Server still remain formidable players in the world of ...


Internet Grows to 348.7 Million Domain Name Registrations in the Fourth Quarter of 2018  Business Wire

VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), a global provider of domain name registry services and internet infrastructure, today announced that the fourth quarter.


Brazil company guilty of reverse domain name hijacking  Domain Name Wire

Company went after the .com version of its country code domain name. Reverse domain name hijacking graphic. A World Intellectual Property Organization ...


Challenges of ".brand" domain names  Domain Name Wire

The structure of domain names and ICANN rules hamper .brand domains. Image with the words www.brand. Earlier this week ICANN posted a notice from ...


Yes, domain names really can end in .Monster now  Domain Name Wire

There aren't a lot of use cases for .Monster, but it could be kinda fun. Logo for .Monster top level domain name It might seem like a bad April Fools' Day joke, but ...


9 NHL teams own their matching domain  Domain Name Wire

As we head into the playoffs, these teams have their matching domain name. NHL logo The National Hockey League playoffs start this week. I think the energy ...


Lawsuit claims Verisign shouldn't have transferred domain name  Domain Name Wire

Suit alleges that domain name wasn't owned by defendants named in class action. Screenshot of Radaris.com. Bitseller, a company in Cyprus, says that ...


Cumberland.com domain name sells for $250000  Domain Name Wire

Owner waited nearly two decades to cash in; buyer gets a much-needed upgrade. Price tag image with price and "Sold!" The domain name Cumberland.com ...


Farmer's Daughter: Do you have a .farm domain name? Is it worth it?  AGDAILY

Before you start picking out brand colors and making design choices, there's one super important thing to iron out: your domain name.


Start of Reiwa Period in Japan Affects Domain Name Industry  CircleID

There was some buzz about the start of the "Reiwa Era" (令和時代) in Japan. New companies are using Reiwa as part of their names already, and it has ...


An Expired Domain Name Cost This Company $57000  DomainInvesting.com

Joshua Strebel, CEO and Co-Founder of Pagely and Northstack, spoke at WordCamp Phoenix and shared an interesting story about how an expired domain ...


Sometimes domains with hyphens make dollars and “sense”  Domain Name Wire

Domain Name Wire contributor Alvin Brown argues that hyphenated domain names make sense in some circumstances. Before I share my thoughts and unpack ...


The .Inc Model - DNW Podcast #232  Domain Name Wire

$2,500 for a domain registration? dnw-podcast There are many models for new top level domains: inexpensive and high volume, moderately priced, and then ...


domain name policy Archives  Domain Name Wire

Domain investor advocacy group will make its next member call public. Internet Commerce Association logo The Internet Commerce Association (ICA), a group ...


Know Everything about Web Hosting  HostReview.com

Know everything about web hosting. What is web hosting and how it works.,Basics.


Sedo Creates Dedicated Expiry Domain Name Page  DomainInvesting.com

Sedo recently entered the expired domain name auction business. I was just informed that the company made it easier for users to search for expiry inventory ...


'DoIt4State' founder convicted in plot to steal internet domain  BNO News

A former Iowa State University student who founded #DoIt4State and got millions of followers has been convicted in a violent plot to steal an internet domain ...


Iceland's .Is domain is now easier to register  Domain Name Wire

Namecheap becomes biggest registrar to offer .Is domains. Picture of waterfall in Iceland. This picture of Iceland makes me want to visit. Or at least register a .


Tambour Ltd filed complaint that was "bound to fail"  Domain Name Wire

Paint company files abusive cybersquatting complaint. Reverse domain name hijacking graphic. An Israeli paint company has been found to have engaged in ...


16 end user domain name sales up to €50K  Domain Name Wire

Several digital marketing agencies, two gas companies and a new app bought domain names last week. graphic of briefcase full of money related to end user ...


4 Important Tips For Choosing The Right Web Hosting  Techzone360

Setting up a website is not an easy task to overcome. There are tons of decisions to make, one of which is which web host provider to move forward with.


Domain company MMX reports earnings  Domain Name Wire

Numbers trending up but company has big accounting loss due to .London deal. Picture of Toby Hall, CEO of domain company MMX. MMX CEO Toby Hall ...


When the search bar goes away  Domain Name Wire

The anticipatory web will change how people access and use the World Wide Web. Screenshot of Jetblack from Walmart. I've been warning for a while that the ...


Efty adds live chat to marketplace  Domain Name Wire

Domain owners can chat with potential domain buyers in real time. When someone wants to buy a domain name they want a quick response from the domain ...


New LDS domain name may spark brand war over 'Church of Jesus Christ'  Religion News Service

SALT LAKE CITY — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints just amped up the religious rivalry around who owns the name Jesus Christ. Last August ...


LINK.com-Domain Name Now Available  PRNewswire

BALTIMORE, March 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Name Experts LLC., a boutique.COM domain name brokerage firm, announces the exclusive representation of ...


HeadKandy.com: why no reverse domain name hijacking?  Domain Name Wire

Case was dead on arrival but panelist didn't consider reverse domain name hijacking. Head Kandy, LLC filed a cybersquatting complaint against ...


Top hits and clicks from March  Domain Name Wire

Alpnames, a nice domain sale, and Tim-Berners Lee were hot stories in March. Graphic that reads Top News Podcasts Clicks. March was a busy month at ...


7 Steps to Choosing the Right Domain Name for Your Business  SCOOP EMPIRE

By Jerry Spears You've just started your business, you've ticked off all the boxes on the list of things to do, and you have your federal, state, and city.


The .App "junk drop" is coming  Domain Name Wire

Expired domains are coming as first anniversary nears. Image of trash with "The Junk Drop" written on it. In terms of domain name registration volume, .App has ...


Free trial web hosting. Why you should consider marketing your services this way  ITProPortal

How offering free trial can be beneficial for your business.


7 ways to sell your domains - DNW Podcast #229  Domain Name Wire

Hobi Michalec shares tips to sell your domain names. dnw-podcast This week I chat with domain broker Hobi Michalec with domain brokerage Lumis.


Why a geographic domain name makes business sense  ITWeb

A geographic domain name can be a powerful asset to a business, as it can target different audiences in different territories, says Wayne Diamond, CEO of ...


Why it's time to shorten your UK domain name  http://smallbusiness.co.uk

Registrants with a third-level domain have under three months to secure the shorter .uk equivalent before it's made generally available.


Scratch.org owner defends domain name in court  Domain Name Wire

Ravi Lahoti says he has owned the domain since 1998. Screenshot of the scratch.org website. An updated website at Scratch.org notes that it was registered in ...


.Scot dumps GBP over Brexit  Domain Name Wire

Currency fluctuations force DotScot to reprice its services in the Euro. It's fascinating to watch the upheaval Brexit is having across the economy and then with ...


Domain Registry Lock for .ZA being explored  MyBroadband

ZA Central Registry (ZACR), the organisation which administers top-level domains such as .ZA, .joburg, and .Africa, has said that it is looking into implementing ...


Patched Apache flaw is a serious threat for web hosting providers  Help Net Security

Organizations running Apache web servers are urged to implement the latest security update to fix a serious privilege escalation flaw (CVE-2019-0211) that can ...


T-Mobile gets defensive for TVision  Domain Name Wire

Company registers hundreds of domains for new over-the-top *service*. TVision by TMobile on a television screen. T-mobile registered hundreds of domains in ...


Constantine Roussos' DotMusic wins .Music domain  Domain Name Wire

Roussos beats Amazon, Google and others to win control of .Music. .Music top level domain logo. The long battle for control of the .music top level domain name ...


Life after GDPR: the trials and tribulations of domain name enforcement  Managing Intellectual Property

Nearly a year after the EU implemented the General Data Protection Regulation, Adobe, Amazon and others discuss the challenges for brands seeking to ...


CBDOil.com domain sells for $500k  Domain Name Wire

Las Vegas company scoops up domain for booming industry. CBD product A Las Vegas CBD oil company has acquired the domain name CBDOil.com for ...


123inkt.nl owner tries to reverse hijack 123ink.com  Domain Name Wire

Company admonished by WIPO panel for cybersquatting filing. Reverse domain name hijacking graphic. A Netherlands company that uses the domain ...


GoDaddy fires employee for bidding in domain name auctions  Domain Name Wire

Employee set up an account under a different name in order to participate in domain auctions. GoDaddy logo GoDaddy has terminated an employee after the ...


Tang trips up stolen domain lawsuit  Domain Name Wire

Judge questions trademark rights in stolen domain lawsuit. Picture of package of tang. Tang.com is at the center of stolen domain dispute. Victims of domain ...


A dozen tax deductions for domain investors  Domain Name Wire

Domain investors may be able to deduct these expenses associated with their business. Image with word Tax and Tax Deductions for domain investors. U.S. tax ...


Choosing a Web Hosting Service for an E-Commerce Website  FXDailyReport.com

Choosing a web hosting *service* can be a challenge; since you have to make sure that your e-commerce website works smoothly anytime, regardless of the ...


Trading a domain name for movie tickets?  TheDomains.com

A really cool story on ComicBook.com about a domain name, a movie premier and Ryan Reynolds. (Tip of the cap to DNupdate). From the article: The domain ...


Ransomware Hits Garage of Canadian Domain Registration Authority  BleepingComputer

The parking system used by employees of the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) went out of *service* after getting infected with ransomware.


Global Web Hosting Services Market 2019 – Namecheap, InMotion Hosting, Hostwinds, Liquid Web  B2B News Updates

The Global Web Hosting Services Market report is strong development driven by consumption in major evolving markets. More growth opportunities to come up ...


Efty launches new templates based on conversion data  Domain Name Wire

Company releases new landers based on years of conversion data. Domain name sales platform Efty has launched three new themes that it hopes will lead to ...


Sony’s ‘Crackle Plus’ Joint Venture Isn’t Launching a Service With That Name, Says It Doesn’t Need Domain Name  Variety

Sony's Crackle Plus joint venture doesn't own the crackleplus.com domain name but says it never planned to launch a *service* with the name.


Brexit Uncertainty Halts EURid’s UK .eu Domain Name Rollback Plans  Computer Business Review

Confusing and uncertainty still reigns over the fate of Brexit and UK company access to .eu top level domain names. The .eu registry EURid was due to begin the ...


"Alert:" Capital One Air Horn Domain Name Confusion  DomainInvesting.com

It sounds like Charles Barkley mentions AirHorns.com in this Capital One television commercial, but apparently is saying Air-Hornz.com instead.


Internet domain battle pits Amazon against the Amazon  Tribune-Review

Call this battle Amazon versus the Amazon. The New York Times reported Friday that the giant Internet retailer's seven-year battle with eight Amazon basin ...


Ongoing state-sponsored DNS hijacking campaign has compromised 40 entities  CyberScoop

Hackers backed by a nation-state have successfully hijacked Domain Name System records to steal credentials from approximately 40 public and private ...


Dotmusic Ltd Awarded .Music Top Level Domain  CelebrityAccess ENCORE

(CelebrityAccess) -- The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced that the Dotmusic Limited Foundation will be awarded the.


Broker sues Sotheby’s rival for ‘cybersquatting,’ use of name  Inman.com

If you've got a name that's synonymous with your business, it might be a good idea to buy it as a domain name — if only to keep it away from your rivals.


Sea Turtle hacking group goes after government domains  TechRadar

New research from Cisco Talos has revealed that a new hacking group called Sea Turtle is targeting business and government websites by hijacking their DNS.


Did Zoom pay $2 million for Zoom.com?  Domain Name Wire

A clue in Zoom's IPO filing hints at Zoom.com purchase price. Late last year video conferencing company Zoom acquired the domain name Zoom.com. A new ...


Web Hosting Companies Cracking Down Neo-Nazi Websites  TechNadu

Multiple neo-Nazi websites and online gathering points are being taken down, as numerous web hosting companies have joined the fight against hate speech.


Joshua Schoen - DNW Podcast #230  Domain Name Wire

How Joshua Schoen built his domain name portfolio. dnw-podcast Joshua Schoen didn't get into domain name investing until 2016, but he has created a nice ...


Could AAF.com Hit the Market?  DomainInvesting.com

According to a report on ESPN this afternoon, the Alliance of American Football (AAF) filed a petition for bankruptcy in Texas. The AAF was a professional ...


3 Things To Look Out For When Choosing Web Hosting  Technotification

If you're confused as to what to take into account when choosing web hosting, look at what experts and customers are saying.


Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints domain name changes  Rexburg Standard Journal

SALT LAKE CITY – The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is changing the name of its websites to coincide with recent directives referring to the Church ...