According to a story out today in itnewsonline.com Famous Four Media (FFM) is now selling premium domain names in some of their new gTLD extensions through the registrar channel. Since launching the premium domain program three months ago FFM has sold 320 domains ranging in 8 pricing levels.
“In the month of August, Famous Four Media reported a transaction value for premium names in excess of $2.1million.”
“Famous Four Media’s premium names vary in price from a very affordable $200 through to its super-premium names valued in the 6 to 7 figure range.”
Famous Four has an interesting marketing concept.
They are selling a huge volume of domain names through the domain name registrar Alpnames.com at very low sub $1 pricing putting three of their new gTLD extensions in the top 10 in terms of numbers of registered domains.
According to nTLDstats.com .Science is number 4, .Party is number 7 and .Win is the 10th new gTLD domain name in terms of registrations.
However the held back the premiums and are now selling them Donuts style through the registrar channel for premium registration and renewal prices.