VERISIGN ANNOUNCES 10% INCREASE IN .NET REGISTRY FEE IN 2013

As of July 1, 2013, the VeriSign base registry fee for .net will increase 10%. The new cost structure to Registrars at this date will then be:       VeriSign fee $5.62       ICANN registry fee $0.75     … Read More

As of July 1, 2013, the VeriSign base registry fee for .net
will increase 10%. The new cost structure to Registrars at this date will then
be:

      VeriSign fee $5.62

      ICANN registry fee $0.75

      ICANN registrar fee $0.18

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      Total $6.55

As a result, Above.com will increase the price of all .net
registrations, renewals, and transfers on this date.  Our current non-discounted price for .net
domains is $7.95.  This price will
increase to $8.45 effective July 1, 2013.  
We advise our clients to strongly consider renewing their domains before
this price increase takes effect.

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$2.00 Rebate on Select .ORG Domains

Above.com is delighted to offer this rebate program to clients seeking .ORG domains. If you own a domain at Above.com, of any type TLD, you can now receive a $2 rebate per domain after registering the corresponding .ORG domain name. … Read More

Bido.com Shutting Down, Effective May 5

Domain Auction Service Bido.com will cease business operations effective Wednesday May 5,  2010. The company was originally founded in 2008. Four of the original founders include Ron Jackson (who left before launch), Sahar Sarid, Darren Cleveland and Jeff Bhavnanie. Sahar Sarid eventually teamed up … Read More

Q1 Domain Sale Prices Increase-Total Dollar Volume Down

According to DNJournal  first quarter 2010 sales report, total dollar volume was down 18% from same quarter 2009.  While overall volume was down, the median sales price show a slight improvement over both 1Q-2009 and last 4Q-2009. The median sales price reported … Read More

25 Oldest Currently Registered .Com Domain Names

                                                         With the .com turning 25 years old this months a peek at  the oldest currently registered .com domain names along with the registration dates, according to VeriSign.           DOMAIN NAME               DATE symbolics.com                March 15, 1985 bbn.com                          April 24, 1985 think.com                         … Read More

ccTLDInvestors.com – New Online Magazine Dedicated to ccTLD Investing

Morgan Linton founder of Linton Investments LLC has just announce the launch of, ccTLDInvestors.com, an online magazine dedicated entirely to investing in Country Code Top Level Domains (ccTLDs). See my earlier post with top sales like Credit.fr $851,875 and Free-SMS.de for $162,150 … Read More

Guns.com Sells for $800,000 -Among YTD Top Sellers Chart

According to Ron Jackson at DNJournal, Moniker competed the sale of Guns.com for $800,000 March 10. Guns.com is third followed by Poker.org and Credit.fr in biggest sale overall this year. Poker.org              $1,000,000 Credit.fr                 $851,876 PartySupplies.com $360,000 Biking.com            $250,000 Boating.com          $250,000 Metal.com             $165,000 Free-SMS.de         $162.150. … Read More