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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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Eight Reasons to Just Adore Generic Keyword Domains

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 Andrew Edgington (July 21, 2008)  It has been virtually been 15 years now since the Internet first took off and I still find that some marketing people still don't give domain names any importance. They just think that they can get away with just some decent content, a few links, a blog and by putting together a couple of videos and with all that Google will find you with ease. Wouldn't it be nice if it were that easy. . (Domain Names)

Cheap Domain Names Do Not Mean Compromise on Quality

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 Sansad C. Jha (July 19, 2008)  Making your presence felt online is most important for anyone who wants to reach out to customers and clients all over the world. You domain name is very important if you do not want to be lost in the World Wide Web. Here are a few tips for you to choose your domain name: 1. If your business is countrywide go for suffixes like .in, .uk or . au etc. it gives the visitor a clear .. (Domain Names)

Flipping Domains Instead of Flipping Burgers!

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 KG Lew (July 19, 2008)  Domain Flipping is essentially a business model (more like a drug that you get addicted to) where you buy Domain Names at low prices and try to Sell them off for quick profit! If you are into the whole resell thing and you know that you can sell then this is perfect for you to Make Money Online. . and lots of it! The idea is very simple. . . you can easily buy a Domain Name for less .. (Domain Names)

.ME TLDs The Next Craze in Domain Name Registration

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 Sunil Murali (July 19, 2008)  Soon the Google searches for blogs will be flooded with domains like blog. me, digg. me, stumble. me, prop. me and more such denotation. The TLD's have been ever on the rise. But ME registrations will add some change to the way people look into domain names. Personalizing the web site has been possible. But personalizing the domain name? Leave that to . me TLD's. The registrars all over . (Domain Names)

A Good Domain is Your Image

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 Rodrigo Costa (July 19, 2008)  How many domains have already been registered? Internet counts a significant number of competitors. Do not make sense and this is not an obstacle if your ideas are creative. The trend is in the race. Everyday born new companies and a new concepts. Getting a good domain does not require any knowledge even though you need to respect some rules. Make some research. The best place to .. (Domain Names)

Whats in a Web Site Domain Name?

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 Darren Webb (July 18, 2008)  When it comes to success on the internet, no matter what business you choose, having the right domain name is a thing you should never over look as “Just one of those things" A correctly thought out domain could easily make or break you in your marketing campaigns and more important your search engine ranking. The domain name is a vital tool in your marketing both on line and off .. (Domain Names)

Domain Investing Eight Reasons to Worship Generic Keyword Domains

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 Andrew Edgington (July 18, 2008)  More than 15 years after the Internet began, I still hear marketing people say domains don't really matter. Just write some great content, get some inbound links, start a blog, and throw up a video or two, and Google will send you all the traffic you need. (As if it were so easy;) But let's say you are one of the lucky ones who gets your site into Google, and actually gets a top .. (Domain Names)

Do You Know How Important Your Domain Name Is?

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 Helen Cox (July 17, 2008)  Your domain name is an aspect of your website that should be sorted before anything else to do with your website. It is one of the most important aspects of your website as it is what allows people to gain access to your website. There are many considerations to keep in mind when it comes to your domain name. One of these considerations is that your domain should be your businesses .. (Domain Names)

What is Domain Reselling?

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 Helen Cox (July 17, 2008)  The subject of Domain Reselling is one that has grown rapidly over the past few years with more and more people becoming involved in the idea of it. As the Internet has expanded to include numerous personal websites and sites that are being used as an extension of a business; Domain Reselling has started to dominate of lot of online activity. This idea of Domain Reselling was first .. (Domain Names)

Domain Name Profits Check Out Site Flipping (Part 2)

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 Andrew Edgington (July 17, 2008)  We can logically see that people always type in the words of what they are looking for like cell phones in this case but you can bet they will type in cellphones.com repeatedly and it's a great way of reducing advertising costs for this domain name type. Quality has not effect on your site's traffic. Banners and pop ups have no negative effect on traffic. A high price range product .. (Domain Names)

Domain Management is Essential to Your Business

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 Alton Hargrave (July 17, 2008)  It is easy to get so involved in your Internet marketing work each day and totally forget to renew your domains. It only needs to be done once a year and there are so many other things to remember. Of course, you have to remember where you have each domain registered and you will need your log in information. Keeping up with all this information is very important because it does no .. (Domain Names)

Hey, Everybody Bite ME!

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 Dale King (July 16, 2008)  Just kidding! I do have some interesting news, however. Registration of the new . ME top-level domain names will be open to the public starting Thursday, July 17 at 12 pm EST. Here's a little background information: The . ME country code was assigned to Montenegro after it gained its independence in 2006. Companies which own trademarks were given preferential treatment and were .. (Domain Names)

The Value of Domain Name Registration

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 Akhil Shahani (July 15, 2008)  The domain name of your website is your company's identity on the Internet. It is what is popularly called the website address, also known as the URL (Uniform Resource Locator). Examples of a domain name are “amazon.com" or “aykya.com". When the domain name is typed in a browser window, it takes the web surfer to that particular website. You do not have to be a company or .. (Domain Names)

How Do I Find an Inexpensive Domain Authority Registrar?

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 Darrell Miller (July 15, 2008)  When looking for a good domain authority one should first and for most consider the cost. How much is it going to cost me? There are many register companies out there who want your business and will offer many features to attract you to them to make a sale. And price is the number one selling point. Here is a list of four companies on the internet I recommend and trust: * Register.com .. (Domain Names)

Domain Names Successful Investments (Part 2)

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 Andrew Edgington (July 15, 2008)  Obviously, you know what they are looking for based on the keyword they are typing: Cell Phones and cell phone information. And listen up bucko, those visitors will type in CellPhones.com day in and day out, whether you advertise the site or not, just so long as you pay the $10/year registration fee. * If you have a crappy page, they still come. * If you insult them with pop-ups and .. (Domain Names)

What Everybody Ought to Know About Info Domains

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 Justin Briggs (July 15, 2008)  A .info domain is a generic TLD , which stands for top level domain. The .info extension stands for .information and they were developed to be used for information websites. The domain is used for many purposes since there is no restriction on its use like . edu and . gov TLD. The .info domain was part of the ICANN release of new domains in 2000. It was meant to be an alternative option . (Domain Names)

Do You Understand the Importance of Domain Names Servers?

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 Helen Cox (July 14, 2008)  Whenever you spend time on the Internet whether you are browsing or sending an email you are making use of a domain name server without even being consciously aware of it. Even though the work done by a domain name server is hidden it is extremely important as without domain name servers the Internet would shut down very rapidly. A domain name server acts as a phone book for the .. (Domain Names)

Expired Domains Basic Explained Importance of Choosing Easily Remembered Names

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 John Bj Khu (July 14, 2008)  Marketing is all about capturing other people's attention and cajole them to take a specific action which could be purchasing a particular product or service. However, getting the attention of people is a complex and strenuous process. Similarly, getting the attention of other people to remember your expired domain's name is a very difficult. Known as domain branding, the process of .. (Domain Names)

Establishing a Domain Portfolio

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 Alka Shakya (July 13, 2008)  According to the Domain Name Industry Brief from Verisign, there are more than 162 million domain name registrations across all of the Top Level Domain Names at the end of the first quarter of 2008. This means there are a lot less domain availability and more competition. If you want two lettered sequences, sorry to say they've all been taken. You want to shift to three lettered .. (Domain Names)

How to Become a Domain Reseller?

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 Carolyn Clayton (July 10, 2008)  A domain reseller is someone who buys domains from a domain registrar and resells them onto clients at a discount price. Domain resellers have become more and more popular as more and more web design, internet marketing and SEO companies start up. Most domain resellers will give you a nice and simple user interface which will make registering, renewing and transferring domains quick and . (Domain Names)

Domain Name Registration Period Does it Count?

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 Christine Anderssen (July 10, 2008)  There is some common advice on the Internet that if you register your domain name for a longer period than the customary 1 year, for example a 2 year or even 5 year period, that it will give you an advantage in the Search Engines. Is this really true? The length of your registration has a minor effect upon the rankings. All that you really gain from registering for 5 or 10 years as .. (Domain Names)

Domains and Subdomains

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 Sandi Baker (July 10, 2008)  What Are Domains? Domains we are all familiar with. They are our URL which is the full http address. While the Domain name is the name of our website. Keep in mind that in the past theses two where interchangeable and still are with virtual hosting. If you do not have this type of hosting you will be dealing with the fact that there are more websites than there are servers. Many things .. (Domain Names)

Domain Names Successful Investments

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 Smash Masterson (July 10, 2008)  When people first hear about domain investing, even experienced marketers, they often cringe. Some think it means buying trademark and typo terms to get “accidental" visitors looking for a different site. Some believe domains have little monetary value, and are instead traded on intrinsic characteristics like “cuteness" or scarcity. And some still believe a domain name .. (Domain Names)

Selection of Domain Name in Website Promotion

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 Rajeev Guglani (July 10, 2008)  It is a fact that a website without optimization is considered as very low in web promotion aspect when compared with other Search Engine friendly sites. There can be various reasons that a website is not able to achieve high search engine rankings. One of the possibilities can be that it may not be indexed by different search engines. As a result of this the site has poor ranking in .. (Domain Names)

Why You Should Buy an Existing Domain Name

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 Judith Hoelscher (July 09, 2008)  When the time is right to set up your own business one of the first thoughts likely to go through your mind is to buy a domain name and get your website established on the internet. However much you may enjoying daydreaming about possible names for your website and checking their availability, its worth knowing that there is another interesting option open to you and this is to simply .. (Domain Names)

Me Too? The Countdown is Nearly Over

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 Mark Boost (July 08, 2008)  The launch of the . EU domain back in April 2006 was so popular, with reports saying that 2.6 million registrations were made in the first year. The . ME Top Level Domain has the potential to beat this by miles. Personal and company Blogs are so popular at the moment and can help increase page rankings. So you can see why having a domain such as joebloggs. me or joebloggscompany. me .. (Domain Names)

Domain Parking Basics

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 Isha Osborne (July 08, 2008)  The complete guide on generating domains revenue. . 1-Purchase the domain 2-Park/Make the site 3-Optimize the domain 4-Earning 5-Parking/PPC Sites 6-Experts views 7-Listing Domain For Sale 8-Domain Brokers 1- Purchasing The Domain This the Most Important stage, as such the name of the domain the Registrar of the domain and the popularity of the domains place a crucial in making good .. (Domain Names)

Understanding the Fundamentals of Domain Name Registration

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 Smit Mathur (July 07, 2008)  The power of internet has evolved over the years as a tool for progress. It is time to utilize it as a host rather than a passive user. It is time to acknowledge how appreciably this knowledge can shape our lives. One of the many vital aspects of internet is “Domain Name Registration". One must understand the concept optimally to use the internet power, as it alone opens infinite . (Domain Names)

Domain Optimizing Increase Domain Wealth

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 Raaj Kalappurakal (July 05, 2008)  Many domainers easily give up on their domain wealth quest after a few months. This happens due to a low CTR (Click Through Rate) or domain keywords that pay pennies which even when totalled over a month makes little change. Many of us then start blaming the parking company domain page landers or try to lay the blame game on other factors. Not that I never did, but then, when you take .. (Domain Names)

Make Money With Domain Parking Building a Domain Empire

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 Alex Ronald (July 05, 2008)  Earning money from parked domains can be one of the most lucrative automated business you can ever do. You simply buy domains, which cost pittance these days, redirect it to a parking company for free, and start counting cash. Sounds easy? Well, it is, IF you know what you're doing. Today, 99% of the people would make nothing with their parked domains, waiting months or years for their . (Domain Names)

Is the Domain Name Gold Rush Over? Not by a Long Shot!

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 Arthur Turner (July 04, 2008)  We are probably all familiar with the image of a group of men straining to hear the starter gun as they prepare to rush off and try to claim a piece of ‘Goldfield’. For those who had strong legs, or just an inordinate amount of the dumb luck, the race to their ‘claim’ was probably the most profitable few hundred steps they have taken in their entire lives. .. (Domain Names)

Domain Name Software

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 Sunil Tanna (July 03, 2008)  Domain names are the names that are used to identify individual web sites, as well as for groups of email address. Thus, for example, the domain name in http://www.yahoo.com/ is “yahoo.com", and the domain name in john_smith@hotmail.com is “hotmail.com". As you may be aware there are a variety of different types of domains available with different endings: * The most common .. (Domain Names)

Earning Residual Income From Your Extra Domains

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 Jay Neill (July 03, 2008)  I have a terrible habit of purchasing domain names and not taking action with them. I registered these domains in hopes of turning them into cash generating sites- not to have them cost me. Every month another renewal notice comes up for a handful of domains and there is a brief moment where you think about taking action with those domains. Should I sell the domain? Maybe I'll make .. (Domain Names)

WHOIS As a Service and How it Operates

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 Helen Cox (July 03, 2008)  The service known as WHOIS is a TCP - based query/response protocol. The use of this protocol is almost as old as the Internet itself and originated as a method that allowed system administrators to look up information to contact other IP addresses or domain name administrators. WHOIS stands as an easy to use method of finding out information about the owner of a domain name, an IP .. (Domain Names)

Choosing High Paying Keywords For Your Parked Domain

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 Karl Burghart (July 03, 2008)  When you are parking your domains you want to get paid the most you can per click. To do this you must know what keywords pay the most while keeping your content relevant to your domain. There can be a huge difference in what advertisers are paying for search terms. To find what keywords pay the best I like to use Google Adwords. Even if you don't have an account you can use their .. (Domain Names)

What Are Domain Name Servers?

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 Helen Cox (July 03, 2008)  When you open a new Internet page and you type in your website address do you ever wonder what goes on to ensure that you are taken to your desired site? Every time you use the Internet or send an email you are using a domain name to do it and it is through what is known as a domain name server that the domain name and website appears on your screen. A domain name is the address that .. (Domain Names)

Dot Biz Or Dot Com Which is Better For You?

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 John Bj Khu (July 02, 2008)  There are more than 30 million registered web domains in the big world of internet. A bulk of these names comes from .com, .net and .org registrations. With so many registered domain names over the internet, it is becoming increasingly hard to get a decent expired domain name. A good expired domain name is a big necessity for your expired domain name business. The domain expiring name .. (Domain Names)

Flipping Websites The Online Entrepreneurs Answer to Flipping Properties

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 Dave Hermansen (July 02, 2008)  One of the hottest internet topics today is “flipping websites. " You hear about people buying domain names, and then turning around and selling them for a profit. At first look, it appears to be an extremely complicated process and something you'd need real connections within the marketing world to get into, but it's really not. Just look at a website (or a domain name) as being .. (Domain Names)

Thoughts About the New Domain Name Rules

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 Brian Krassenstein (July 02, 2008)  Just a few months ago, the domain market seemed like it was headed in a direction it has been since the internet was founded by Al Gore in the 1980's (The Al Gore part is a joke). Just a few days ago though, ICANN, which is the non profit organization responsible for overseeing domain names as well as their registration, voted on and passed a new document which will direct the domain .. (Domain Names)

Domain Name Tools

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 Sunil Tanna (July 01, 2008)  Domain Names are the names that are used to identify web sites, and for groups of email addresses. For example, yahoo.com, google.com, gmail.com, hotmail.com and slashdot.org are all examples. As you may have noticed, each of these names has a particular ending, which in many cases (but not always) can help identify the purpose of the domain - the most common ending for business sites .. (Domain Names)

Domain Name My First Choice Has Gone!

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 Louisa Jaarola (July 01, 2008)  Are you new to the internet business world? Just registered a domain name or are trying to and can't get what you wanted? Well read on, because there may be another way to get the domain name you were looking for. Our world is becoming more technology based by the minute and this is only the beginning. The primary purpose of domain names is to create addresses that are easier to .. (Domain Names)

5 Tips to Choose a Domain Name For Your Internet Business

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 Eric Yeo (June 30, 2008)  Individuals engaged in Internet businesses, often find it difficult to choose the right domain name. Just like the name of any business, the domain name has to be catchy, easy to remember for clients and has to pull the target audience by working well in search engines. The moment you choose any domain name for your online business, try to have feedback from friends and experts. Every .. (Domain Names)

Choosing a Domain Name, Part I

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 David Hale (June 30, 2008)  ICAAN (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) is responsible for the worldwide coordination of domain names. A domain name is a unique identifier that allows other computers to identify and access your site. A dedicated domain should be as short as possible and may contain both letters and symbols. The name should be easy to remember and easy to spell. With the explosion .. (Domain Names)

Choosing a Domain Name, Part II

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 David Hale (June 30, 2008)  There are many extensions available today. Many businesses will register several with their name to keep the name as exclusive as possible. Internet business names in the United States typically end in .com. Other countries have their own particular format that can be investigated through ICAAN (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers). Some typical extensions are used to .. (Domain Names)

What Are Domain Names and What is Domain Parking?

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 Karl Burghart (June 25, 2008)  Domain names are the web version of real estate. Only one of each name can exist in any extension. Why the big deal about domain names? Well because there is only one name they become valuable just like prime real estate. Names that are short, popular and easy to remember tend to be the most valuable. Would you remember “computers.com" or “adfteryu.com"? That's why the fist .. (Domain Names)

What Everybody Ought to Know About Domain Reselling Business

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 Sandra Mathew (June 24, 2008)  Reselling Domain Names Providing for Domain Registrations Services can be an extremely profitable business if you make the right choices; in terms of your parent provider such as an established Registrar. Here's how reselling domain names works and tips on choosing a good provider: *Reselling Domain Names - The Basics: * Offering reseller programs, ICANN Accredited Registrars are your .. (Domain Names)

New Online Trend Buying Kids Their Own Domain Name is the Latest Rage

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 Jason Matthew Murphy (June 24, 2008)  A new trend has emerged online and it is purchasing a Domain name for Babies. Why buy a Domain name for Baby you might ask? Parents today are purchasing a Domain name for there kids and family to post photos, family milestones, events and more. It has been estimated that more than 90,000 Domain names are purchased each day, a fair amount of them for personal use. The trend rides the .. (Domain Names)

Easy Steps to Get a Domain Name and Hosting Account and Get Moving on the Internet

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 Jane Robinson (June 23, 2008)  You may be thinking of starting to build a presence on the internet, so where do you start? It can be intimidating but if you are seriously considering either selling your own product or more likely acting as an affiliate for someone else then you do need to think about the long term. You can in the short term act as an affiliate without having a website or blog of your own but if you .. (Domain Names)

Reach For the Goldmine Picking Up Those Money Making Expired Domain Names

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 John Bj Khu (June 23, 2008)  Spending your hard earned money to register an expired domain name will help you enhance the visibility of your web site and direct useful traffic and inbound links to add more value to the expired domain. However, with over 50 millions of expired domains up for immediate sale, it could be a tremendous task to find a good domain that can form a viable business asset to you. How do you .. (Domain Names)

Do You Need a Domain Name Appraisal?

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 Ryan Moxie (June 21, 2008)  There are numerous reasons why you might need a domain appraisal but there is no need in getting one if you don't really need to. Each situation is unique in why you might want to get a domain name appraisal but lets focus on the 4 most common reasons. Selling a Domain: If you want to sell your domain then getting an appraisal may very well make sense. Commonly people will either set .. (Domain Names)




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