Domain Name Information


Domain Name Information

WhyYouNeedThatPerfectName.com!


"What's in a name? That which we call a rose, By any other name would smell as sweet" -Shakespeare (Romeo and Juliet)A rose perhaps but not your domain name!Welcome to the dotcom bubble! Here, any successful e-tailer should tell you that there's more to a name than just the name itself. This article serves precisely that purpose -against the backdrop of quality domain naming strategies and styles, auctions, speculators and court conflicts, to convince you why your online endeavor needs that perfect domain name.

What You Need to Know About Choosing A Domain Name


Aside from the nuts and bolts of where to register your domain name and purchasing a good economical hosting service, there are a few things to know about buying a good domain name, that only experience can teach. Here are a few tips to get you started on the right foot:1.

Understand the Domain Name System


Ever wonder why DNS systems came into existence? Efficiency. Every computer has a distinct IP address, and the Internet needed an elite method for obtaining these addresses and for managing the system as a whole.

1-800-Get-Rich Can Toll Free 800 Number Domains Pay Off?


The toll free number 1-800-Get-Rich belongs to the Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City. Perfect vanity number for a casino, right? Well apparently not.

Is Your Domain Costing You Traffic?


You visited a great website some time ago that had some fantastic information on it. It is not easily found in search engines results so you decide to type the domain name into your favorite browser.

Choosing A Domain Name


--About Domain Names--Choosing a domain name for your web site is a major step for any individual or organization. You need domain names that are sticky, short, meaningful, easy to remember and at the roll of your tongue!It is very easy to choose a domain name but difficult to find a good name, simply because of the fact that most of the good domain names are taken up by organisations.

Good Domain Names Make Your Dreams Memorable


"What was the name of that website? It was good. It has something to do with.

The Value of a Good Domain Name


Domain names to the internet are the as necessary as wheels on a car. All websites need a domain name; it is how your website is found on the internet by your potential customers.

How To Really Profit from Domain Names


Have you heard about domain names that sold for over a million dollars? Inspired by this, you imagine registering a great domain name, hanging onto it for a while, and then selling it off to become the next multi-millionaire. It could happen, but don`t count on it!First of all, many of the truly great domain names are already taken.

Warning: Your Domain Name Could Infringe On Trademark Rights!


If you have or are about to purchase a domain name, YOU could be in trouble and you don't even know it yet..

Public Domain - Internet Gold Mine


With the advent of the internet and the ease of which information can readily be downloaded and compiled you would think that more people would realize that the public domain is a source of wonderful wealth that can be tapped into for huge profits.I have spent the last 4 years "discovering" little known secrets of this information that is readily available to those who know where to look.

Got a Small Business? Choose the Right Domain Name


Choosing a domain name can be daunting. Research the subject (after all, you're the type of marketer who researches, right?) and you'll be hit with a landslide of opinions, most contradictory.

What is a Domain Name and Where to Register?


A domain name is an alias for an IP address. Now what is an IP address? An IP address is a numeric code that signifies where to look through the Internet for content.

Why to Register md-Domains?


What is .md?.

ICANN Registrar: za-Domains for Anybody


Cologne, 12.10.

More Articles from Domain Name Information:
2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8


MORE RESOURCES:
Unstoppable Domains raises $4 million for blockchain domain names  Domain Name Wire

Domains-on-blockchain company gets major funding boost. Unstoppable Domains logo for company creating blockchain domain names. Unstoppable Domains ...


Strategies For Getting The Most Out Of Your New Domain Name  Forbes

Selecting the right domain name for your business is critical to being easily found and remembered online.


Amazon prevails in battle with South American countries for ‘.amazon’ domain name  Mashable

E-commerce giant Amazon has prevailed in its domain name battle with Amazon, the geographic region in South America. The Internet Corporation for Assigned ...


3 Podcasts for domain name investors  Domain Name Wire

Here are three interviews with domain investors that will teach you a lot. Image of microphone with computer monitor in background showing audio recording.


Cameron Winklevoss compares crypto growth with valuation of domain names  Chepicap

Cameron Winklevoss took to twitter recently to make a comparison between the valuation of 4 letter domain names to crypto assets. Based upon his logic, crypto ...


Analyzing startup domain names (take two)  Domain Name Wire

Most still use .com. Picture of woman at a startup with words Startup Domain Names overlayed. Last year I reviewed the domain names that MassChallenge's ...


It’s OK That Amazon Will (Likely) Get the .amazon Domain  WIRED

Based on my time at ICANN, I know how hard it was to make the right decisions in the face of what, to the public, appeared to be obviously wrong.


Domains & Domain Names in the Netherlands  Lexology

Use the Lexology Getting The Deal Through tool to compare the answers in this article with those from other jurisdictions. Registration and use of domains at ...


If You Are Incorporated And Playing Domain Name Roulette Consider This New Option  Forbes

A new top-level domain option called .inc just may be the cure to your domain name ills.


Retailer Amazon nears victory in rainforest battle over domain name  Reuters

Amazon, the world's biggest online retailer, is close to winning a seven-year battle with eight Latin American countries over the .amazon internet domain.


The .Com memorability factor  Domain Name Wire

Study shows that people remember domain names as having .com on the end. One of the problems with using a top level domain name other than .com is ...


Google registers Driverless Car .app domains  Domain Name Wire

The timing of these two domain registrations suggests momentum with driverless taxis. Photo of a Waymo Google driverless car. Me next to a Google/Wayme ...


Amazon wins domain name dispute with Latin American governments  Financial Times

Amazon has provisionally won the right to the “. amazon” domain name, following a years-long dispute with eight Latin American governments.


Domains & Domain Names in the USA  Lexology

Use the Lexology Getting The Deal Through tool to compare the answers in this article with those from other jurisdictions. Registration and use of domains at ...


Amazon Prevails In Domain Name Fight With LATAM  pymnts.com

Amazon has won a lengthy fight against eight Latin American countries for the provisional ability to use the .amazon domain name.


The economics of domain name prices  Domain Name Wire

ICANN has a duty to cap renewal prices of domain names. Picture of man surprised about high bill. This might be your reaction to your renewal notice in a ...


Bankrupt PG&E owns domain names like ‘pgecrooks.com’  San Francisco Chronicle

PG&E Corp. has thought about how its reputation could be damaged online through the creation of new websites — and then become an owner of those domain ...


Unstoppable Domains raises $4M to create a decentralized domain registry  Yahoo Finance

Unstoppable Domains is on a mission to make the Internet more censorship resistant. Announcing a new $4 million round of financing on Thursday, ...


10 Key Steps To Building A Great Small Business Website  Forbes

If you are looking to build a new startup website or make your current site more effective, here are 10 key steps to getting started and helping your small business ...


12 end user domain name sales up to €29k  Domain Name Wire

A candy company, an escape room and an upscale hotel chain bought domain names last week. graphic of briefcase full of money related to end user domain ...


5 Domain Name Thoughts  Domain Name Wire

Here are some things I've been thinking about lately. Man with thought bubble. It must be difficult for expired domain name research tools to compete with ...


How to Transfer a Domain Name  PCMag.com

It's one of the most basic aspects of web hosting, but most people do it so seldom that they probabl.


Domains & Domain Names in Argentina  Lexology

Use the Lexology Getting The Deal Through tool to compare the answers in this article with those from other jurisdictions. Registration and use of domains at ...


What domain names Samsung and others bought this week  Domain Name Wire

Samsung bought a Galaxy domain name and other end user sales. Picture of Samsung Galaxy products. Samsung bought PlayGalaxy.com for its line of Galaxy ...


Someone needs to stop Roy Flanders' domain names from expiring  TheDomains.com

Hopefully Enom or someone else can step up but the domains of a domain investor who passed away are expiring and it needs to stop. Ron Jackson wrote ...


Could Chrome downplay domains?  Domain Name Wire

Some users report a change in the latest version of Google Chrome. Google Chrome shows recently-visited sites when you start typing the domain. Some users ...


17 end user domain name sales up to €59500  Domain Name Wire

A German travel site, several property development companies and a bitcoin trading platform bought domain names last week. Photo of Edge New York viewing ...


Before securing a domain name: see how it impacts your overall business  Times Square Chronicles

The domain name you choose for your business can make or break it gradually. In fact, choosing it can be much more vital than many online entrepreneurs ...


.Inc domain tops 500 registrations  Domain Name Wire

Expensive domain finds buyers. .Inc top level domain logo. The .Inc top level domain name has crossed 500 registrations after getting 237 registrations in the ...


Why Freshii, Amazon, Beyoncé are adding 'inc' to domain names  Fast Casual

Inc domains are launching Tuesday for general availability and that means any business and individual around the world may have access to a domain ending ...


EURid and EUIPO take a stand against domain name abuse  World Intellectual Property Review

The European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and EURid, the registry manager of the .eu and .ею country code top-level domains, has launched a ...


Coveted Two-Letter Domain Name, Potentially Worth Millions, to Auction Exclusively on NameJet®  GlobeNewswire

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 29, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With less than 700 in existence, two-letter domain names are rare and often worth millions of ...


F**K Intuit, says Intuit  Domain Name Wire

Tax prep company registers derogatory domains as the public dials up the heat. Intuit TurboTax logo. Millions of Americans just finished filing their taxes.


Escrow.com: Domain sales jumped in Q1  Domain Name Wire

Escrow provider reports robust domain name market in 2019. Online escrow *service* Escrow.com released its Q1 market report (pdf) today, showing that domain ...


Comedian buys Destiny Church's new political party's domain names  RNZ

A comedian who has purchased Destiny Church's new party's domain name before the new party could set up its website says it is an act of "light-hearted ...


Domains & Domain Names in Denmark  Lexology

Use the Lexology Getting The Deal Through tool to compare the answers in this article with those from other jurisdictions. Registration and use of domains at ...


April's Top Stories  Domain Name Wire

Here's what happened in domain names last month. These are the top five stories on Domain Name Wire last month ranked by pageviews. 1. Clothing company ...


VPN.com Brokers Premium Two-Character Domain Name, J8.com  Yahoo Finance

VPN.com, a leader in exact-match domain name brokerage is pleased to announce another successful transaction. “It's not often that you hear about a ...


Apple registers Apple Pay domains under .Apple  Domain Name Wire

Is company ready to launch sites on .apple? Apple Pay image. Apple has registered three new domain names under its .apple top level domain, suggesting that ...


Last chance to weigh in on .Biz domain price increases  Domain Name Wire

Comment period ends next week. Image of dollar sign and upwards arrow. People paid a lot of attention to ICANN's proposal to remove price caps on .


Did Microsoft Sell Rapt.com Domain Name for $25000?  DomainInvesting.com

Microsoft has many excellent domain names in its portfolio, and the company rarely sells its domain name assets. Yesterday, Jamie Zoch noticed that Rapt.com ...


Don't give your web developer access to your domain registrar account  Domain Name Wire

Another business says it lost its domain to a web developer. Image of megaphone with words "Public *Service* Announcement" below it. I know I've written about ...


Domain name dispute: who gets to keep Amazon?  Lexology

It is unquestionable that Amazon has always been subject of disputes. Whereas it has been subject of territorial dispute or regarding the management…


The birth of Destiny's child  Newsroom

Destiny's Church royalty; a Mana mash-up; and a plan to clear 5 percent. Laura Walters writes about the (almost) birth of NZ's newest political party.


B.C. expands global role in internet domain name disputes  Vancouver Is Awesome

What happened: Vancouver will soon be one of a select number of cities handling disputes over domain names such as .com or .org. Why it matters: The new ...


Domains & Domain Names in France  Lexology

Use the Lexology Getting The Deal Through tool to compare the answers in this article with those from other jurisdictions. Registration and use of domains at ...


Domains & Domain Names in Russia  Lexology

Use the Lexology Getting The Deal Through tool to compare the answers in this article with those from other jurisdictions. Registration and use of domains at ...


10 Key Steps for Building a Great Small Business Website  AllBusiness.com

If you are looking to build a new startup website or make your current site more effective, here are 10 key steps to getting started and helping your small business ...


Media Options Seeking Pet Domain Name  DomainInvesting.com

Media Options sent out its newsletter this morning with a domain name buy request. According to the newsletter, Media Options has a client seeking to buy a ...


.Blog jumps from Nominet to CentralNic  Domain Name Wire

CentralNic wins another registry contract. Logo for WordPress' .blog top level domain name Automattic, the company behind WordPress, is switching backend ...


Domains & Domain Names in Australia  Lexology

Use the Lexology Getting The Deal Through tool to compare the answers in this article with those from other jurisdictions. Registration and use of domains at ...


Someone is trying to phish domain name registrars  Domain Name Wire

Criminal is spoofing ICANN. Image representing email phishing. Hacking individual domain name registrar accounts is so old-school. Why not gain access to an ...


Site Can’t Rank on Google: Is It a Legacy Domain Penalty?  Search Engine Journal

Google's John Mueller answers a question about a site that can't rank for its own brand. It seems like a legacy domain penalty.


The features, uses and importance of domain hosting  TechRadar

Bouncegate's Ekalavya Hansaj explains what business owners need to know when selecting a domain name and hosting plan.


Google launches Safe.page to improve web security smarts  Domain Name Wire

Survey shows people still need help. Screenshot of safe.page, a Google Registry site about safe web browsing. People still need help with web security. Google ...


This Little Known Crypto Project Can Become The Next...  Invest In Blockchain

A software company called Unstoppable Domains that is building domains on the blockchain has announced that it has raised $4 million in Series A funding, led ...


Protests over plan to change domain pricing  BBC News

Protests have greeted plans to remove a cap on the price of web domains that end in .org, .biz and .info. This change could hit a lot of charities, many of which ...


Verisign posts earnings, nearly 70% operating margin  Domain Name Wire

Results continue to tick upward as company pushes for price increases. Chart of Verisign's revenue and profit - VRSN. It's good to be the king. .Com registry ...


Domain name disputes in Russia - new developments  Lexology

Domain name disputes are becoming more acute, sophisticated and global as e-commerce continues to develop in Russia. No residence or…


Is Fox gearing up for sports betting?  Domain Name Wire

Domain names suggest some sort of sports betting is in the works. Image of smart phone with sports betting app. Last year NBC Sports registered many domain ...


Domain Names for 2020 US Presidential Candidates  DomainInvesting.com

Here are the 2020 US Presidential candidate domain names that are being used for campaign websites.


sedo minimum commission Archives  Domain Name Wire

Changes should add liquidity to domain market. Sedo is making two big changes to its domain name marketplace. It's a trial in place until the end of the year for ...


WIPO Domain Name Dispute Resolution: One Americano, please!  JD Supra

In a recent decision under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) before the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), a Panel ...


How (and Why) to Change Your DNS Server  PCMag.com

The Domain Name System is an essential part of your internet communications. Upgrading to a better DNS server can make your surfing both faster and more ...


Getting and setting up a business domain name  http://smallbusiness.co.uk

In partnership with the UK Domain, we explore the process of getting and setting up a domain name for your business.


Time is running out to register your reserved .uk domain name  http://smallbusiness.co.uk

You've got just under six weeks to register your reserved .uk domain name. We look at what it means for you and why you should register.


Drew Wash project results - DNW Podcast #234  Domain Name Wire

A domain development project runs into challenges. dnw-podcast A year ago Drew Wash set out on an ambitious plan: develop three premium domain names ...


David Redl resigns from NTIA  Domain Name Wire

Man who gave green light to .com price increases is moving on. David Redl. David Redl has abruptly resigned from his post as Assistant Secretary for ...


Here are Verisign's top 10 trending keywords from April 2019  FlipWeb

As far as domain names are concerned, we have different types of TLDs. But the most famous TLDs are .com and .net which are top level TLDs. This TLDs are ...


CentralNic bounces as it snaps up Australasian domain name seller TPP Wholesale for A$24mln  Proactive Investors UK

Centralnic Group PLC (LON:CNIC) - The AIM-listed firm said TPP would be an extension of its largest business unit and was expected to be “immediately ...


Comedian Tim Batt trolls Brian and Hannah Tamaki's Coalition Party with domain name purchase  Stuff.co.nz

Coalition New Zealand, the Brian Tamaki-backed political party, will have to find a new domain name.


Koch Org. Gets StandTogether.com in Advance of Rebrand  DomainInvesting.com

The Washington Post reported that The Seminar Network, a non-profit organization founded and funded by billionaire Charles Koch, is being rebranded as ...


Internets reach can fuel scams  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Q: Sure wish they would run your column in the Panama City News Herald.I pick up the weekend Daily News and saw your article about internet scams. Here is ...


ICANN Updates: Access To Domain Name Registrant Data Post-Blackout - Data Protection - United States  Mondaq News Alerts

As stated previously, the implementation of the European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has created significant issues for brand ...


Techdirt Sues ICE After It Insists It Has No Records Of The 1 Million Domains It Claims To Have Seized  Above the Law

There's a pretty long backstory here, so let's go back about a decade. In the summer of 2010, we found it somewhat disturbing that ICE had “seized” a bunch of ...


EUIPO and EURid launch anti-bad faith domain service  IPPro Magazine

The EU Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and EURid have created a *service* for EU trademark applications aimed at curbing cybersquatting and bad faith ...


Bitcoin Cash experienced a 2-block reorganization following its scheduled hard fork on May 15  The Block Crypto

Following the scheduled hard fork on May 15, Bitcoin Cash experienced a series of seemingly related problems, which ultimately resulted in a 2-block ...


First American Financial Corp.'s website left hundreds of millions of customer documents exposed  The Block Crypto

First American Financial Corp., a Fortune 500 real estate title insurance firm, exposed hundreds of millions of its customer's documents, according to a report by ...


Bitcoin Billionare Bull Says One BTC $250,000 By...  Invest In Blockchain

As the market looks healthier than ever, staying just below the $8000 mark and on the crest of a string of good news, billionaire and Bitcoin (BTC) bull Tim ...


How a 'House of Bonang' can house its intellectual property  International Law Office

Many celebrities extend their brands by venturing into various industries, such as Bonang Matheba who recently launched her own range of sparkling wine.


Chase star Paul Sinha takes a parting swipe at Brian and Hannah Tamaki  Stuff.co.nz

Paul Sinha​ says Brian Tamaki is hugely important for New Zealand's stand up comedy industry.


Guta.com's Latest Quarterly Report on Premium Domain Sales Provides Insight Into 1Q-2019 Market Activity  Domain Name Journal

Last November Guta.com, a domain brokerage firm that has established itself as a bridge between the Western and Chinese domain communities, launched a ...


Domain Name Registrar Market to see strong growth and various Market opportunities during forecasts period…  Market Research Updates

The latest research report on Domain Name Registrar Market. The global domain name registrar market by country code top-level domain (ccTLD) is expected to ...


Knot DNS: One Tame and Sane Authoritative DNS Server  Linux Journal

How to install and minimally configure Knot to act as your home lab's local domain master and slave servers. If you were a regular viewer of the original Saturday ...


How to take the sting out of a hoaxer's tale  The Times

When retiree Sean Dillon listed his VW Golf for sale online late last year, he quickly received an email asking if it was still available. When he confirmed that it ...


Robinhood reportedly seeks over $7 billion valuation in latest funding round  The Block Crypto

Robinhood Markets is entering the final stages of a funding round at a valuation between $7 and $8 billion, as reported by The Information. Sources also told ...


BBC: Facebook planning to launch 'GlobalCoin' in 2020 across a dozen countries  The Block Crypto

Months of anticipation around Facebook's crypto token is set to continue as it eyes a Q1 2020 launch, according to a BBC report Friday. The social media giant is ...


Deep Packet Inspection a threat to net neutrality, say campaigners  Naked Security

Some of Europe's biggest ISPs and mobile operators stand accused of using Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) technology to quietly undermine net neutrality rules ...


Windows 10 1803 1809 updates KB4499183 KB4497934 released  Ghacks Technology News

Microsoft released the cumulative updates KB4499183 and KB4497934 for Windows 10 version 1803 and Windows 10 version 1809 on May 21, 2019.


Domain Name System Tools Market Growth Prospects and Outlook 2019-2024 | GoDaddy, MarkMonitor, NetNames, Verisign, Akamai Technologies, Dyn, DNS Made Easy  The Market Research News

Domain Name System (DNS) is a decentralized naming system for computers, services, or any resource connected to the Internet or a private network. It consists ...


Chinese regulators announce takeover of Baoshang Bank, cite credit risks  The Block Crypto

China's financial regulators announced today China Construction Bank will take over business operations of Inner Mongolia-based Baoshang Bank, Reuters ...


Judge grants injunction against Sioux Honey workers | Siouxland Crime & Courts  Sioux City Journal

SIOUX CITY -- A judge has ordered that three former Sioux Honey Association workers must disclose all computer passwords and network credentials to ...


Cryptopia founder plans to set up new exchange  The Block Crypto

The founder of a recently shut down cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia is planning to launch a new exchange called Assetylene, Decrypt Media writes.


Robinhood Crypto now available to New York customers  The Block Crypto

Robinhood Crypto is now available to residents of New York, per an e-mail the firm sent to customers this morning. Robinhood had announced in January that ...


Mobile carrier AT&T will now accept payments in crypto  The Block Crypto

Cryptocurrency is taking another step towards the mainstream as mobile carrier AT&T announced it would accept payments in crypto today, according to a ...


Registrations for .inc domain names are open, but is it worth it to get one?  TechRepublic

Businesses interested in a .inc domain name will need to pay $2500 per year in registration fees.


Business Live: FCC backs Sprint-T-Mobile merger  BBC News

The FCC said it approved the merger because 5G will bridge the digital divide in rural America.


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.


FINRA approves Grayscale Ethereum Trust for retail  The Block Crypto

Asset management firm Grayscale has secured approval from FINRA to list eligible shares of its Grayscale Ethereum Trust, making it the first publicly quoted ...


Bitcoin prices rise as US and China trade war continues, Barry Silbert claims  The Block Crypto

As the U.S. and China trade war continues and the talks have broken down, bitcoin prices go up, Fortune writes. According to CEO and founder of Digital ...


home | site map
© 2007