Archive for March, 2009

$300,000 Domain Claims the Top Spot on DN Journal’s Weekly Sales Chart

The new weekly domain sales report is out at DNJournal.com. A $300,000 sale that ranks among the year’s ten biggest headlines our new Top 20 chart with a second six-figure blockbuster in the #2 slot. The latter domain, a ccTLD representing Spain, ran…

Another Major Newspaper Goes Bankrupt & Free Videos from DOMAINfest Global Go Online

Both of Chicago’s daily newspapers are now in bankruptcy after the Sun Times files for court protection…You can now view videos of the seminars from January’s DOMAINfest Global conference online at no charge…plus some other notes about upcoming eve…

Rick Schwartz Issues a Forecast for T.R.A.F.F.I.C. Silicon Valley & The Industry at Large

DN Journal’s latest monthly newsletter features a conversation with Rick Schwartz that reveals what is in store for the upcoming T.R.A.F.F.I.C. conference in Silicon Valley as well as Schwartz’s views on the future of domain monetization, live aucti…

Rick Schwartz Says Some Domainers Will Get Rich in the Recession, But Not With Domains!

In the last big economic downturn domainers like Frank Schilling and Kevin Ham made their fortunes by buying up assets few others wanted. Could history repeat itself in the current slump? Rick Schwartz predicts some domainers will indeed hit it big, bu…

Shocking New Data Shows Theme for Next Month’s GeoDomain Expo Couldn’t Be More Timely

The theme for next month’s GeoDomain Expo in San Diego will be “Freefall! (How to Monetize the Collapse of Traditional Media).” A stunning new report on revenue declines in the newspaper industry underscores the timeliness of the Expo’s theme and the…

The Ultimate Guide to Everything Twitter – Twemendous Tips for Tweaking Your Tweets

A sizeable community of domainers has taken over a corner at Twitter.com, the increasingly popular social network based on microblogging. For those who have heard about it but still don’t know what all of the fuss is about, we’ll tell you where you can…

New gTLDs and Trademark Issues: Implementation Recommendation Team (IRT)

26 March 2009