The Psychology of Pricing

For many domain investors negotiation and pricing is some of the trickiest and hardest things to learn. While there is no exact science, experience and a ton of previous transactions help the most, there are strategies you can employ to help with your negotiation and pricing. Mike stumbled across a very extensive article from Nick Kolenda that deals with the psychological aspects of pricing. … [Read more...]

Sedo Weekly Sales Total $1.3 Million .TV and .Net Top The Charts

Over the past week, 607 transactions took place on Sedo’s marketplace and via SedoMLS, totaling $1.3m. 57% of total sales were the result of Buy Now listings.  Top Sales: Top .com: dopo.com at 10,000 USD Top ccTLD: astrology.tv at 25,000 EUR Top “other” TLD: bd.net at 29,500 USD Dot Com took a breather from the top spot and nice to see a big .tv sale, the domain was registered … [Read more...]

GoDaddy Sells Beijing.com Domain Name

According to whois records, GoDaddy's newly acquired domain name Beijing.com which it acquired with the $28 Million purchase of Marchex domain name portfolio has been sold! Update: GoDaddy has confirmed the sale (see below) The domain Beijing.com has changed registrants this morning to a Ivy Wong at eName Technology Co.,Ltd Beijing is the capital of China with a population of over 21 million … [Read more...]

Sedo Transactions Total $1.6 Million Led By Same.com For $233,333

Sedo reported that 673 transactions took place on Sedo’s marketplace and via SedoMLS, totaling $1.6 Million Dollars 56% of total sales were the result of Buy Now listings. Highlights of public sales are: · Top .com: Same.com at $233,333 · Top ccTLD: Veilingen.nl at 31,000 EUR · Top “other” TLD: Laws.org at $10,000 Here are the reported sales:     Domain … [Read more...]

China’s 51DNS Buys DNS.com: It May Sold For 4th Time In A Year

The company in China known as 51DNS has purchased the domain name DNS.com The domain name 51DNS.com is now forwarding to DNS.com The domain appears to have been sold possibly in March or April and it maybe the fourth time this domain name has changed hands in less than a year. In April 2014, the domain was owned by the Comodo Group, Inc. of Jersey City, New Jersey and registered at brand … [Read more...]

Sedo Transactions Total $1.5 Million Led by Daikuan.cn At 75,000 Euros

Over the past week, 583 transactions took place on Sedo’s marketplace and via SedoMLS, totaling $1.5 Million 57% of total sales were the result of Buy Now listings. All sales were led by daikuan.cn for 75,000 Euro's which seems to mean "loan" or "make a loan" followed by Historia.com which sold for $60,000 Notable sales include u.is which sold for $14,700 and three .co domain … [Read more...]

Namejet.com Announces Over $630K in Domain Sales In April Led By NWN.com For $32K

Namejet.com has reported over $630,000 in domain name sales in April. Only sales of $2,000 or more are reported and only for domain sold and paid for in April are included All sales were led by NWN.com which sold for $32,220 All the reported sales on NameJet.com  are the result of auctions.   Domain Name Payment … [Read more...]