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Chicago.com Sold to Chicago Community Trust

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chicago-community-trustAccording to a tweet posted last night by Josh Metnick,  Chicago.com  was sold again. As you may recall, Josh Metnick is the former owner of the Chicago.com domain name. Based on the registrant email address, the owner of the domain name is The The Chicago Community Trust.  The current registrant of the domain name is listed as Chicago.com LLC.




Chicago.com was sold by Josh  to the Chicago Sun-Times in 2013, and the deal was confirmed at that time by Crain's Chicago. I do not believe the sale price was ever disclosed.

I reached out to Daniel Ash, Chief Marketing Officer of The Chicago Community Trust, and he commented on the acquisition: (more…) → Read More


Josh Metnick: How Should Illinois.com Be Used?

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Josh Metnick is an Internet entrepreneur who sold Chicago.com to the Chicago Sun-Times for an undisclosed figure. Yesterday, Josh posted a tweet with a link to a Quora page he created soliciting opinions on what to put on Illinois.com, a domain name his company owns.




At the moment, Illinois.com hosts a simple landing page announcing that "Something incredible is coming soon," although it seems like what is coming has yet to be determined.

I think the three primary uses that make the most sense would be for (more…) → Read More