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Buying, Selling Or Trading Domain Names, How To Protect Your Intellectual Property Rights, DNS and the Domain Name System, Discussion of TLDs (Top Level Domains), Choosing Or Selecting Your Next Domain Name, How To Manage Your Domains, Dealing With Domain Registrars and anything else having to do with domain names.
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Slippery Slopes: How Web Analytics Brought One Man a Mountain of Success

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 Jen Tanzi (October 09, 2009)  Daniel ran a moderately successful business, Ski Sales and More. He loved skiing — but even more, he loved outfitting other people for the slopes, AND earning a good living at it, so that he could pay for his own ski vacations. He had a decent website that drew a fair amount of traffic, thanks to the fact that he’d bought his domain name through a company that gave him .. (Domain Names)

Get Smart: Budget for a Better Domain Name in 2010

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 Jen Tanzi (October 09, 2009)  It’s great when client success stories confirm what we’re already thinking. Take, for example, our realization that you can actually spend less to earn more in 2010. Here’s how it works. Domain names are an area you might have been feeling fickle about this past year. With the market unsettled, you took the conservative route when it came to spending on the right .. (Domain Names)

Not Your Dad’s Domain Name: How the Experts Can Get You the Domain Name You Need

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 Jen Tanzi (October 09, 2009)  Frankie and Francie, brother and sister catering team, had spent years learning and perfecting their family business. They mastered their nana’s ravioli recipes and their papa’s business acumen, and brought the company into the modern marketplace. With an energetic staff and top-of-the-line equipment making it possible to get fresh pasta, fast, to lots more customers, .. (Domain Names)

Easy Way to Make Money Fast - Is Domaining a Good One?

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 Jamie Hunter (January 18, 2009)  If you're looking for an easy way to make money fast, you're in luck. There is this practice called domaining and it is something that is really catching on. If you've ever heard the term “virtual real estate, " this is exactly what is being referred to. A website is the house and the domain name is the land that it sits on. Basically, you're going to go on the Internet and .. (Domain Names)

Invest and Buy a Domain Name That Will Scream Your Online Identity

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 Cillian Baillie (October 30, 2008)  Buying a good domain name will give the public an idea of what they will find on your site before they even go there. You can buy a domain name with your company name, brand, product, or interest, and if you do, it will be easier for people to find your website. Although some people are under the assumption that they must buy a domain through an ISP or content provider, it is simply .. (Domain Names)

Domain Parking - The New Work at Home Opportunity?

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 Kristi Ambrose (October 30, 2008)  To be fair, domain parking has been around for quite some time now but it still seems like very few people even know what it is. Sometimes when speaking about domain parking they think its the domain parking where you park your domain name at your registrar in a sort of “garage, while its not in use! This is most definitely not the type of domain parking program I am speaking of! .. (Domain Names)

Paying For Domain Parking - Is it Really Worth It?

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 Kristi Ambrose (October 30, 2008)  I'm a firm believer that sometimes fees just have to be involved to round out the flippant people and wrangle up the serious people. This isn't always the case when it comes to everything online, but it is the case in a lot of situations with a lot of programs. Frankly I like the idea of being charged a certain amount of money before being allowed to join a paid parking program, .. (Domain Names)

Shopping For Domain Names

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 Doug Miller (October 19, 2008)  You might have found a good domain auction going on for a PR6 domain. The bidding is currently at $200 do you want to place your bid? Before you bid, examine the domains history. 1st and foremost check to make sure that it has a valid Google pagerank. You can check this by visiting digpagerank.com and several similar sites.  If the pagerank is fake leave it alone!   Step 2 - If the . (Domain Names)

Domain Name Registration is the First Step to Build a Website

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 Smit Mathur (October 17, 2008)  In the era of the internet, while even the smallest of the business entities thrives for an online presence, it is necessary to understand the starting steps of the process. The online presence of your business is marked by the website that you have and the domain name is the name and address of that website. Any marketer will emphasize on a good, easy to spell and easy to remember .. (Domain Names)

4 Simple Steps in Buying and Selling Domain Names For Windfall Profits

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 Fabian Tan (September 24, 2008)  Buying and selling domain names is probably the best online business available on the internet today. It involves minimal capital investment and it's almost risk-free. Here are some guaranteed simple steps to thrive in this profitable business: 1. Do your research first before registering any domain names. Junk domain names are useless in this business. So, research for domain names .. (Domain Names)

Domain Names and How They Relate to Search Engine Ranking

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 Joseph Nyamache (September 23, 2008)  Is it better to renew your domain name for a long period of time? If so, how long is long enough? Well let's face it, most of us wish to stay ahead of the game. Therefore one of the first steps that you'd want to do is to check for how long your competitors have registered their personal or business names. If you notice that your competitors have registered their domains for one or two .. (Domain Names)

How You Can Sell Domain Names For Virtual Floods of Cash

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 Fabian Tan (September 19, 2008)  Looking for a way into the buy and sell domain names market? Well, I have that information for you. It is easy to buy and sell this type of property and someone who is sharp can really profit from the demand for these types of properties. 1. Buying domains Buying domains from other sellers or buying them from domain companies is a welcome way to get into the market of buy and sell .. (Domain Names)

What Are the Basics of Buying and Selling Domain Names For Profit?

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 Fabian Tan (September 19, 2008)  When you want to buy or sell a domain name, there is some information that you want to consider before stepping into this market. It can be profitable, but it also can sink you into a hole if not done correctly. Here are some basics on how to do this. 1. Locate properties When looking into buy or sell domain names, there are many ways to locate these properties. Auction, private sale .. (Domain Names)

Can Cyber Squatters Really Be Stopped?

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 Joseph Nyamache (September 14, 2008)  Do you ever think about cyber squatters and how they can affect you? Read on you might be surprised. First of all as you very well know, it's your domain name that identifies you and in particular your site. For most people it might be hard to think that their domain name may be stolen, but that is completely possible! Essentially cyber squatters are looking to steal your identity on .. (Domain Names)

The Pure Facts of Selling Domain Names For Profit

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 Fabian Tan (September 06, 2008)  There are many facets to selling a domain name and they can sometimes be confusing. Here are the facts that dominate how to sell a domain name for profit. 1. Everyone wants a domain name and plenty are willing to pay for it Depending upon what type and what extension of the domain name, you can sell these for a profit. Sometimes a very huge profit. 2. There are at least three ways to .. (Domain Names)

Discover How to Buy and Sell Domain Names For Astronomical Profits

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 Fabian Tan (September 06, 2008)  Wanting to make a profit in the goldmine of trying to buy and sell domain names? Here is some advice to help you to do just that. Bear in mind that this is a profitable way to make money if it is done correctly. 1. Variety of buyers When dealing with expired web domains, you have a variety of buyers for these expired domains. You can find many buyers for different types of web domains . (Domain Names)

Domain - Creating a New, Modern, Boundary Less World of Computer Networking

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 Smit Mathur (August 29, 2008)  Domain names are basically the identity of a website in the virtual world of the internet. It is similar to the names given to each one of us, for identification. The only difference is that two human beings may have the same name, but two websites can never have the same domain names. The domain names are used in various ways, for identification, reference, uniform resource locators .. (Domain Names)

Selling Expired Domains Enriched With Traffic

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 John Khu (August 27, 2008)  Expired domain traffic is the current flavor and a favorite buzzword for almost every other domain trader. An expired domain with a considerable amount of expired traffic is an added bonus to your domain-trading endeavor. Traffic associated with an expired domain could be the lifeline of that domain, and when you use it properly and in a systematic manner, you can reap a rich harvest .. (Domain Names)

What's in a Domain Name? Your Business Success

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 Erik Gifford (August 25, 2008)  A good domain name is imperative to creating a successful network marketing website. Your domain name serves a variety of purposes and gives visitors an indication of your website's theme. A good domain name will make your website grow by drawing in interest from the web. There are several methods of choosing the right domain name for your business website. What sounds good to you? .. (Domain Names)

How to Buy a Domain Name For Your Internet Business

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 Fabian Tan (August 25, 2008)  Good domain names give the public a fair idea about the content in the site. There is a misconception among many of us about domain name being purchased through content provider. The services provided by such companies of course make it easier for companies and individuals for purchasing domains. However this could be done on our own too. First you need to check for availability of .. (Domain Names)

Want to Register a Domain Name For Your Online Business?

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 Fabian Tan (August 25, 2008)  A domain name gives you a business identity and it as be used as a chief marketing tool. Also find out which registration will apply to you the best. It is highly recommended that one registers a domain name that consists of major keywords in place of a company name. This is because surfers normally search for subjects rather than a proper name. So if you wish to receive traffic use .. (Domain Names)

How to Make the Most Out of Your Domain

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 Matthew Bredel (August 25, 2008)  Whether you are trying to find a way to get started making money online or have domains sitting around not being utilized to make you money, domain parking may be the answer. This is actually one marketing tool that takes very little effort to incorporate and, although you won't likely become a millionaire with domain parking alone, it can provide you some extra income. You probably .. (Domain Names)

Advantages of Yahoo Domain Registration

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 Alex Johnson (August 24, 2008)  When it comes to domain name registration, you'll never run short on choices. Domain registrars all differ in many respects, including their cost, features, customer service, and other factors. Yahoo Domains is one of the most popular registrars in the world because it offers many advantages and unique features. Using Yahoo Domains, you can register as many names as you like. When it's . (Domain Names)

Domain Registrar Reviews - Choosing the Right Domain Registrar

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 Alex Johnson (August 24, 2008)  There are many popular domain registrars out there, many offering different kinds of services and features. Choosing the right registrar depends on your website's requirements and budget. Although price is not that much different for single purchases, it does become a factor when you need to buy a number of domain names. If you require a domain name for your small business, then going .. (Domain Names)

Make Money With Domain Real Estate Online

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 Kristi Ambrose (August 17, 2008)  What is domain real estate and how can you make money with it? Well as the title says, its real estate for your domains. You can buy and or sell domains that you own. The best thing you can do is to NOT just go out and register a domain name and expect it to sell for thousands of dollars. If you expect to be able to buy a domain name that you just registered and sell it, your crazy! In . (Domain Names)

Buying Expired Domain to Create Online Wealth - Seizing the Golden Opportunity

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 John Khu (August 17, 2008)  Hundreds of online entrepreneurs try hard to set up a viable online business that has the ability to provide a constant source of income. However, most of them also struggle to make their presence felt in the big world of internet entrepreneurship. Conservative estimates suggest us that more than 70% of the starts up businesses fail within the first year, while almost the 50% of the .. (Domain Names)

PPC Campaigns - Useful Tools For Promoting Expired Domains

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 John Khu (August 17, 2008)  Domain name registrations, both new and expired domains, are rising slowly in the past few years and total registrations are likely to reach a pea during the end of last quarter of 2009. Domain registrations have reached an all time high of about 75 millions during 2006 with an average of 1.5 millions new registrations. This indicates that there has been an increase of about 35% over .. (Domain Names)

Top 10 Domain Name Tips

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 Howard Farmer (August 15, 2008)  1. Choose a keyword rich domain name. Such as europemaps.com or exoticcheeses.com to reflect your products or service 2. Buy an existing / expired domain name. Google ranks old domains higher so look for domains that are at least 1 year old. Use Checkpageranking.com to check the domain - including checking for a forged page rank. 3. Choose a TLD (top level domain name) - examples: .com . (Domain Names)

What is a DNS?

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 Helen Cox (August 13, 2008)  The abbreviation known as DNS stands for domain name servers. They are an important but invisible part of the Internet. But first let me tell you a little bit about domain names. . . A domain name is what appears on the address bar of an Internet page such as example.com. It is the address of the website that you are visiting. Your domain name is highly important to the success of your . (Domain Names)

3 Simple Steps to Register a Domain Name Without Hassle

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 Fabian Tan (August 12, 2008)  When you begin using a web site, it is important to get a domain name relevant to your web sites content and register a domain name at the proper places on the Internet. Actually, if you use a hosting company, you can choose your domain name and have the company to register it for you. All you do is: Step 1: Choose your domain name Tip: Ensure that your domain name is relevant to your .. (Domain Names)

General Tips and Suggestions to Help You in Expired Domain Search

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 John Khu (August 12, 2008)  Buying an expired domain could be a risky proposition and a tough exercise, if you do not the art and skill of how to excel in expired domain search. Expired domain search is also a tedious exercise that involves sifting and searching through a big database of domain provided by your registrar. Almost all registrars maintain and make available a huge inventory of expired domains through . (Domain Names)

The Domain Name Debate - Brand Versus Keywords

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 Henriette Martel (August 11, 2008)  As prices have never been so low, you may consider buying multiple domain names as a cost-effective option to drive more traffic to your website. When it comes to choosing a domain name, there are two schools of thought. You can either elect to register a domain name based on 1- a new or existing brand name e. g. business name, trademark, product brand name or 2- one or more keywords .. (Domain Names)

How to Make Your Domain Name Search Engine Friendly

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 Tracy Hamilton (August 11, 2008)  When you do a Google search or a Yahoo search you ordinarily type in a couple of words that best describes what you're looking for. This technique of searching is fast and easy and usually fulfills your desire to find that specific product. When choosing the right domain name you want to make sure that it is keyword rich by supplying one or two keywords affiliated with what you are .. (Domain Names)

How to Buy a Domain Name to Improve Your Online Business Game

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 Fabian Tan (July 31, 2008)  Your domain name is like your online ID. It's your identity, your work or portfolio, and your address all rolled into one. Your domain name should be easy to remember and something that would remind people of the nature of your work. Here are tips on how to buy a domain name: Tip#1: Choose a unique domain name that relates to the core of your business, which can be a product, service or . (Domain Names)

Why it is So Important to Choose the Correct Domain Name

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 Ryan Matthews (July 30, 2008)  Some of you reading this article might already be in the Affiliate and Internet Marketing Game for some time now, while others are only just starting and beginning to read up on the do's and do not's in and around this business. Well the guys in it for a couple of years or so should have bought and maintained multiple domains and sites by now. . . for the noobs this is probably .. (Domain Names)

Choosing and Registering Your Website Domain Name

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 Dr Ian Smith (July 30, 2008)  You need to carefully consider how your domain name will affect your future search engine rankings and user friendliness. It is very important to know exactly what your website is going to do for you. Should your domain name be your company name? It is usually a good idea to go for a for a domain name that represents the type of product or industry you operate in. If your company is .. (Domain Names)

Think Twice Before Choosing Your Domain Name

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 Ricardo D Argence (July 29, 2008)  If you have an online presence, especially if you run a business online, you need to think about your domain name and what it needs to do for you. Your domain name is the address that people type to get to your website, and it is completely unique to you. Think of it as your own online brand; it is often the first thing that a person sees when they search for you, and frequently, there . (Domain Names)

Buying and Selling Domains How the Business of Names Can Help You Earn Profits

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 Mark Salter (July 29, 2008)  Who would have thought that money could be made from names? With the advent of the Internet, industry regulars slowly realized the gold mine sitting literally under their fingertips in the form of domain names. These days, buying and selling domains has become a real business, with some highly sought-after names selling for five-digit figures. The domain name ClearDay.com, for example, .. (Domain Names)

How to Buy Cheap Domain Names That Will Get a Lot of Web Traffic Are Domain Auctions For You?

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 Jonathan Souza (July 29, 2008)  Having a hard time getting just the right domain name for your website?  Well you are not alone.   Since the drop in price of domain names it can be very difficult to find the domain name that fits your business.   No matter what your reason is for having a website, it is important to have a domain name that not only can be remembered but one that is also better for the searches .. (Domain Names)

Turning Your Expired Domain Into a Profit Making Machine Domain Parking Ideas

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 John Bj Khu (July 28, 2008)  It is so common to see a registrar's parking page cropping up in your browser window, when you type in a domain name to check what is on the site. In fact, it could be a sheer wastage of what is possibly a good expired domain name! Like you, thousands of others would have typed the same expired domain name on the browser window just to see what is inside! A typical expired domain does .. (Domain Names)

Be Liberal With Your Domain Registrations

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 Johnny Moon (July 27, 2008)  Domain Registration Is Cheap You can get a webhost like Blue Host Web Hosting which will allow you to host unlimited domains with just one account that costs just $6.95/month. So once you've got an account like this then your only cost is the actual domain registration fee which is less than $10 per year per registration at Go Daddy. Often times there are deals on certain types of .. (Domain Names)

Domain Name Registration Vital Factors to Consider When Registering a Domain Name

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 Jeremy A Gislason (July 26, 2008)  Domain name registration is an important part of your online business. In fact, it can be one of the most vital aspects of branding your business. A good domain name will make your site look professional before people even click on it whilst a bad domain name can drastically lessen the traffic you receive. Because you must choose a domain before your site goes online, domain name .. (Domain Names)

Getting the Right Website For Your Business The Domain Name

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 David Au Johnson (July 25, 2008)  In this Internet defined age, it is becoming more and more vital for businesses small and large to have a presence on the Internet. This can be achieved as simply as getting your business details listed in an online directory such as yell.com, however to put across a truly professional image it is worth seriously considering having a website designed for your business. This series of .. (Domain Names)

5 Useful Tips For Newbies Registering Domain Names Online

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 Phil Anderson (July 21, 2008)  Registering for a domain name, you have to be prepared that your personal information will be publicly listed in the WHOIS database. Web hosting company may hide your information such as telephone numbers, address and email if they provide privacy services. In this case, you still have full control over the domain name. However, some registrar will protect your personal information .. (Domain Names)

Domain Investing Eight Reasons to Just Worship Generic Keyword Domains

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 Smash Masterson (July 21, 2008)  It must be coming up for nearly 15 years since the Internet was officially launched and would you believe that there are still certain marketing guys out there who just don't grasp the importance of a private domain name. As though it was just a matter of putting a site together with some good content, starting up a blog, creating a few links and creating a couple of camtasia vids. .. (Domain Names)

The New .ME TLD Extension

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 Brian Paterson (July 21, 2008)  Well I'm sure most of you are all aware about the . ME TLD extension that was released on the 17th of this month. The popularity over them was just mind boggling. They were being sold so fast that GoDaddy was not able to keep up with the WHOIS information. People were trying to register names that had already been sold but due to the GoDaddy issue they were still being listed as .. (Domain Names)

What is in a Domain Name?

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 Joseph Nyamache (July 21, 2008)  A domain name - Shakespeare once asked a simple question: “What's in a name?" This article will attempt to answer the above question as far as your website is concerned. You will discover that quite a lot is at stake when it comes to a name. A domain name is the name (usually in English) which your site will go by on the internet. This name is associated with an IP address as .. (Domain Names)

Business Social Media Domain Name Guide

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 Barry Hurd (July 21, 2008)  On the web, your name can (and is) your reality. However naming yourself online isn't that simple. Choosing a domain name for a business web presence is one of the most critical items in your promotional venture: your domain name will be the nexus of your business for months, years, or even decades. There are a list of things you should consider before embarking down your online .. (Domain Names)

Tips to Name Your Online Business

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 Diane De Silva (July 20, 2008)  Now that you've decided to start up that business you've been dreaming about, there are many things to consider. One of the most important decisions you'll make is what to name your virtual empire? This is a biggie, so we'll discuss some tips to aid you in creating the best name for your online business. You may think that coming up with a name for your online business will be very .. (Domain Names)

Simple Tips to Buy Expired Domain Names

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 John Khu (July 20, 2008)  Your expired domain name is the central aspect of your expired domain trading business. A set of great names will not only provide you an opportunity to earn huge income from the business, it will also help you earn a great name in the domain trading business. You will need to buy very good and meaningful names just as you would buy your personal car. Here are some practical and handy .. (Domain Names)




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