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Daily Deals Site Coming to Sold.com

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I was doing some research today, and I saw a Google Adsense banner that caught my attention.  Generally, an ad for a daily deals website wouldn't receive any attention from me, but the name of this new website is what caught my eye: Sold.com.

Sold.com is owned by a company called Dominion Enterprises, which operates a number of websites in many verticals (see list of businesses here). Some of these businesses operate on great descriptive domain names, like Homes.com, Boats.com, Parenthood.com, HotelCoupons.com, and a few others.

Previously, based on cached pages indexed in Google, it appears that Sold.com was a real estate website, working in conjunction with two Dominion Enterprises websites,  Homes.com and ForRent.com.

In my opinion, the daily deals vertical seems to be a fairly saturated market with companies like Groupon operating and marketing heavily. With very limited barriers to entry though, it seems pretty easy for a company to open up shop, and owning a fantastic domain name like Sold.com can only help the → Read More