Two Names Share Top Spot on This Week’s Domain Sales Chart – Four Others Tie for #3

The new weekly domain sales report is out at Ties were the order of the day with two names tied for the top spot, four deadlocked in the runner-up position, three knotted at #9 and four more sharing the final slot on the Top 20.

By |December 6th, 2012|Domain Sales, Recent Domain News|Comments Off

Companies in the News: Yahoo,, Sedo, Go Daddy, NameMedia, Team Internet &

If company activity in the domain industry over the past 24 hours is any indication, the final quarter of this year (that gets underway Monday) is shaping up to be a busy one. I don't recall the last time I've seen so many notable announcements packed into such a short period of time.

By |September 27th, 2012|Recent Domain News|Comments Off

Largest IDN Sale on Record Comes to Light – Deal Completed in 2011 Came with $216,000 Price Tag

We have learned that a deal for a major city IDN geodomain was completed in July 2011 when the final installment on a $216,000 purchase price was paid. That is the highest verified sale price reported to date for an IDN.

By |April 10th, 2012|Domain Sales, Recent Domain News|Comments Off

Four Promises ICANN Must Meet with New Top-Level Domains

Just back from a week of ICANN meetings in Dakar. Is it just me, or is the new top-level domain program starting to feel like a TLD triathlon , where everyone's now jockeying for position in the final stage — a grueling marathon?

By |November 1st, 2011|Recent Domain News|Comments Off

Final Agenda Released For the 1st Expo Next Week in Chicago

Geodomain investor/developers will be gathering in Chicago late next week for the first ever Expo. The event will run from Friday evening, Sept. 30 through Sunday, October 2 with most of the key players in the geo space on hand

By |September 23rd, 2011|Recent Domain News|Comments Off

A Non .Com gTLD & a ccTLD Top Year’s Final Sales Week With Each Reaching 6 Figures

Last week was the final week of the 2010 domain sales season and the year closed with a couple of unexpected guests occupying the penthouse suites on DNJournal's new weekly all extension Top 20 Sales Chart.

By |January 5th, 2011|Domain Sales, Recent Domain News|0 Comments

In search of accepted practices: the final report on the investigation of Michael Mann (part 3). [Adventures in Ethics …

Here we continue our examination of the final report (PDF) of the Investigatory Committee at Penn State University charged with investigating an allegation of scientific misconduct against Dr. Michael E.

By |July 6th, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

Go World Cup: The stolen trophy and other tales of the World Cup

Plenty of trivia has built up around the World Cup, the premier event in one of the worlds most popular sports. Below are a few choice items.

By |May 21st, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

Mike Zapolin’s Website Earns Spot in Harvard Business School Contest

Michael "Zappy" Zapolin has scored a major honor for his latest category killing domain name development project - The Harvard Business School has selected the site as a candidate in their "New Ventures" competition. Zappy will present to a panel of judges this month with a spot in the final 3 on the line.

By |March 2nd, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

Know Where You Are…To See Where You’re Going (Search Engine Land)

Logo #6 is more subtle and will probably look better in situ but in the final analysis it will also depend on the overall color scheme of the page.

By |January 22nd, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

Photos & Highlights from the Final 24 Hours at the SedoPro Partners Forum in Key West

This weekend in the Lowdown at Photos and highlights from from the final 24 hours at the SedoPro Partners Forum that closed Friday afternoon in Key West, Florida. We have pictures from the 1920's themed gala, Friday's closing day panel discussion and a farewell luncheon on the beach.

By |October 10th, 2009|Recent Domain News|0 Comments