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Poll: Which Design Do You Like Better?

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I think you already know how important Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Pan-Mass Challenge are to me. I ride in the PMC to raise funds for Dana-Farber, and one of the most fun ways to do that is to create a special bike jersey to wear on the second day of the ride and during my final training rides (not to mention after the ride as well).

Not only is the .XYZ Registry the lead sponsor for the Pan-Mass Challenge jersey that John Berryhill and I will wear on the second day of the PMC, XYZ’s Amy Brown was also kind enough to design it. Amy created two special jersey designs that I think are great. In fact, John and I couldn’t decide which jersey we should wear. I created the poll below for readers to help us choose the jersey design we will wear.

DomainMarket.com Removes Prices from Landing Pages

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About a month ago, I noticed a change to the standard DomainMarket.com landing pages. Mike Mann added a photo of domain broker Tracy Fogarty along with her contact information. It was similar in fashion to how some real estate agents present their home listings and business cards.

Yesterday evening, I noticed a small in scale but major change that seems to have been implemented across the board on DomainMarket.com domain name landing pages. Check out the screenshot of Cashless.com:

MakeMeaning.com Sells for $710

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A couple of months ago, I wanted to check on the hours of Make Meaning, a once popular and growing children’s shop where I previously took our daughter to make custom candles. Unfortunately, my Google searching revealed that the retail chain had shut all of its locations. The company had used MakeMeaning.com for its corporate website when it was operational.

Uniregistry Launches Blog with Industry Writers

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Uniregistry launched a new corporate and domain industry blog yesterday called Uni Blog. Of particular interest to readers is that Jamie Zoch, Alvin Brown, and Alan Crowe are three of the announced “content contributors” to the Uniregistry blog. Uniregistry Founder Frank Schilling and VP of Sales Jeff Gabriel will also be publishing articles on the company’s blog. The Uni Blog can be found at Uniregistry.com/blog.

Escrow.com Releases Q1 2019 Domain Investment Index

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As the largest escrow provider in the domain name business, Escrow.com is in the unique position of being able to see and analyze domain name sales data over a long period of time. Escrow.com has started to publish quarterly reports covering domain name and website sales transacted via its platform. This afternoon, Escrow.com released the Domain Investment Index report from the first quarter of 2019 (download the pdf here). The report has high level information about deals transacted via Escrow.com.

Here is some of the most interesting data reported by Escrow.com in this report:

Media Options Seeking Pet Domain Name

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Media Options sent out its newsletter this morning with a domain name buy request. According to the newsletter, Media Options has a client seeking to buy a valuable generic/descriptive pet domain name. The buyer has a budget of up to $250,000, but it could be a bit more or much less depending on the quality of the submissions.

Below is the full newsletter purchase request. It is important to use your good judgment about what to send because it is pretty clear their buyer has something specific in mind.

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Poll: Which Design Do You Like Better?

I think you already know how important Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Pan-Mass Challenge are to me. I ride in the PMC to raise...

DomainMarket.com Removes Prices from Landing Pages

About a month ago, I noticed a change to the standard DomainMarket.com landing pages. Mike Mann added a photo of domain broker Tracy Fogarty...

MakeMeaning.com Sells for $710

A couple of months ago, I wanted to check on the hours of Make Meaning, a once popular and growing children's shop where I...

Uniregistry Launches Blog with Industry Writers

Uniregistry launched a new corporate and domain industry blog yesterday called Uni Blog. Of particular interest to readers is that Jamie Zoch, Alvin Brown,...

Escrow.com Releases Q1 2019 Domain Investment Index

As the largest escrow provider in the domain name business, Escrow.com is in the unique position of being able to see and analyze domain...