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BirthdayParties.com to be Launched by Peter Askew


Late last week, Peter Askew announced that he was readying the beta version of BirthdayParties.com, a business that aims to help parents find a venue for their children’s birthday parties. When the site goes live later on this Summer or early Fall, parents in Atlanta, Nashville, and Charlotte will be able to use BirthdayParties.com to help plan their next birthday party, with more cities coming in September:

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 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:

Clarivate Analytics Hiring Corporate Account Manager, Domain


Clarivate Analytics, the parent company of domain management firm MarkMonitor, posted a job opening for a Corporate Account Manager related to domain names. The job opportunity might be of interest to a reader who has domain industry experience and expertise. The job will be based out of the company’s Boise, Idaho service center.

Efty Acquires DomaHub


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.

DomainMarket.com Adds Tracy Fogarty to Listings


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:

InterNetX AutoDNS Platform Now in Beta Phase


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:

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