Efty announced that it acquired a company called DomaHub, a domain name management and sales platform. The acquisition news was announced in a blog post published this morning by Efty Co-Founder Doron Vermaat. The acquisition price was not shared by either company, but I was told that DomaHub has a couple hundred customers.
I was checking out a domain name listed for sale via DomainMarket.com, the domain name marketplace owned and operated by industry veteran Mike Mann. When I visited the landing page, I noticed something I had not seen before on DomainMarket.com’s landing pages that I thought was an interesting approach similar to what real estate agents do with their listings:
While at NamesCon, Sedo introduced me to the InterNetX team, and they were excited to show off the latest version of AutoDNS, its domain name management platform. Since the conclusion of NamesCon, the InterNetX team continued to refine AutoDNS, and the platform is now in an open beta phase.
AutoDNS aims to be a comprehensive domain name management platform. According to InterNetX, here’s what AutoDNS provides:
Clarivate Analytics, the company that operates MarkMonitor, posted a job opportunity for a ccTLD Specialist. The job appears to be based out of the company’s Meridian, Idaho office. This job might be of interest to a reader looking to find a corporate job in the domain name space.
Here’s what the job entails, according to the job listing on LinkedIn:
The Internet Commerce Association (ICA) will be hosting a public webcast on April 12th at 1pm EDT to share and discuss the ICA’s policy positions and interests. The webcast is open to ICA members as well as the general public interested in learning more about the ICA and the organization’s objectives.
The ICA is a trade organization that advocates for the rights and interests of domain name registrants. Many domain investors and industry service providers are members of the ICA.
According to the ICA email I received announcing the webcast, here are some of the topics that will be covered:
Directnic is looking to hire a Director of Software Engineering. This is a mission critical domain registrar job opening at the company that operates both Directnic and Fabulous. The job opening will be based out of the company’s Tampa, Florida office.
Here’s a brief description of the job opportunity: