|Forum: Domain Names|
|Displaying Topics 121 - 160 (248 total) Sorted by: Date-Last-Post, Direction: reverse|
|121:|| Big Business Wants To Take My Domain Name|
"WebmasterWorld members discuss issues arising when the domain name holder has a name similar to the name of a big business. Who has the right to that name, and how will it be decided?"
|Oct 8, 2007|
|122:|| sTLD .post Evolution - No Comment!|
"There is a letter from the Universal Postal Union (UPU) to ICANN concerning the use of their sTLD .post that may well have important implications for the future evolution of the domain name system."
|Oct 5, 2007|
|123:|| Sample Non-English Domains On The Way|
"The 11 suffixes now under review will read "test" in Arabic, Persian, simplified Chinese, traditional Chinese, Russian, Hindi, Greek, Korean, Yiddish, Japanese and Tamil."
|Oct 5, 2007|
|124:|| Domain Names: Is it "e" or "i" Prefix|
"WebmasterWorld members discuss the use of "i" or "e" to prefix a domain name. Is the "i" prefix now completely sewn up by Apple?
|Sept 28, 2007|
|125:|| ICANN Wants to End USSR Domain, But It's Still In Demand|
"Russian Internet enthusiasts are locked in a tussle with an international body over a relic of the Soviet past -- the .su domain name assigned to the country just before the Soviet Union collapsed."
|Sept 24, 2007|
|126:|| ICANN Plan Approved to Retire Yugoslav Domain|
"The Internet's key oversight agency has approved a plan to phase out the domain name for Yugoslavia, four years after the country dissolved following civil war. "
|Sept 20, 2007|
|127:|| NBA Bobcats Buy Domain Name For $50,000|
"Barbara Roe owns Bitterroot Bobcat and Lynx in Stevensville, Mont., and had the rights to the Web site name for 10 years. She says team officials began asking her in 2004 about buying the rights, but the early offer of a couple thousand dollars wasn't enough. Roe says they have agreed to pay about $50,000."
|Sept 18, 2007|
|128:|| Microsoft Files More Cybersquatting Lawsuits|
""This is a fast-growing issue for all brands on the Internet, and there's a lot of money at stake," Aaron Kornblum, an attorney with Microsoft's Internet safety enforcement team, said in a phone interview."
|Sept 14, 2007|
|129:|| Domain Typo-Squatter Fraudster Pleads Guilty: Faces 20 Years In Jail|
"A man in Nevada is facing a possible 20 years in jail after trying to defraud people out of their domain names. David Scali pleaded guilty in court to a charge of mail fraud after being caught out in the scam."
|Sept 11, 2007|
|130:|| Domains for Your Children|
"...folks begin to grapple and come to grips with the multi-layered issue of identity in the WWW age."
|Sept 8, 2007|
|131:|| Bodog.com Name Frozen|
"This is the result of a legal dispute over the ownership of the Bodog.com domain name."
|Aug 29, 2007|
|132:|| It's Called Predictive Domaining|
"If you choose wisely you know that in a few years what once wasn't all that obvious will make you look like you were really smart."
|Aug 16, 2007|
|133:|| Business.com sold for $340 million - $360 million|
"Telephone-directory company R.H. Donnelley Corp. clinched a deal for Web-based marketing directory Business.com Inc. for between $340 million and $360 million,"
|July 26, 2007|
|134:|| Podcaster Loses "cybersquat" of Simpsons Movie Site|
"A U.S. podcaster on Wednesday lost the right to operate a Web site using the name of "The Simpsons Movie" to attract fans of the cartoon series to sites related to his own Internet output."
|July 26, 2007|
|135:|| ICANN To Introduce New TLDs By Mid 2008|
"ICANN officials, wrapping up a week-long meeting in Puerto Rico, said their goal was to have in place by next year a permanent process to allow for new, generic top-level domain names, as well as to begin "internationalizing" domain names.
|July 2, 2007|
|136:|| Marchex Unveils Network|
"Marchex Inc. said it is looking to make a splash in the local U.S. online advertising market by introducing 100,000 memorable Web sites featuring local services such as .."
|June 30, 2007|
|137:|| Rick "DomainKing" Schwartz on Cameroon - Garbitrage - and Controversy|
CoFounder of the domain conference T.R.A.F.F.I.C, and well known Domainer Rick Schwartz talks about the latest buzz in domains. With video interview by Brett Tabke.
|June 29, 2007|
|138:|| Monte Cahn on Auctions, RegisterFly, Arbitrage, and Domain Valuations|
Video interview with the unflappable Monte Cahn: "Those companies that were able to take advantage of arbitrage did well and capitalized, but the whole domain market in general - the traffic that is being generated, can be monetized in various ways..."
|June 28, 2007|
|139:|| Moniker's Monte Cahn Speaks with WebmasterWorld's Brett Tabke|
RegisterFly, Arbitrage, Auctions, and is Poker.com really worth $30million?
|June 27, 2007|
|140:|| How to Buy Quality Domain Names|
"WebmasterWorld members share their top tips on buying quality domain names."
|June 14, 2007|
|141:|| .info Domains: The Undervalued .com?|
"WebmasterWorld members discuss the next step for a TLD beyond .com"
|June 5, 2007|
|142:|| Millions of Addresses and Thousands of Sites|
"What we've wanted to do, quietly, is amass the largest real estate position on the Internet, which we feel we have,"
|May 30, 2007|
|143:|| GoDaddy Rescues RegisterFly Registry Customers|
"GoDaddy.com, the leading registration company for Internet addresses, has agreed to take over and manage more than 850,000 domain names belonging to customers of a troubled rival, officials announced Tuesday."
|May 30, 2007|
|144:|| Kevin Ham: The $300 Million Domain Man|
"Kevin Ham is the most powerful dotcom mogul you've never heard of, reports Business 2.0 Magazine. Here's how the master of Web domains built a $300 million empire."
|May 22, 2007|
|145:|| New Domains Possible Mid-2008|
"New Internet addresses for general use could start appearing in the summer of 2008 under a timeline the Internet's key oversight agency announced..."
|May 17, 2007|
|146:|| Porn.com Sells for $9 Million|
"...it is believed to be one of the most significant adult domain transactions in history."
|May 16, 2007|
|147:|| New to Domaining - How to Estimate Type-in Traffic?|
"If the keyword gets a few thousand searches according to the major keyword tools, will that mean, that having the exact match domain name will make sense for type-in traffic?"
|May 11, 2007|
|148:|| VeriSign Confirms 7% Increase in .com Domain Fees|
"On Oct. 15, the wholesale price of a .com domain will go from $6 to $6.42, a 7 percent hike and the maximum annual percentage increase allowed under the March 2006 agreement with ICANN."
|Apr 6, 2007|
|149:|| Porn TLD to be Voted On Tomorrow|
"A vote was scheduled Friday as weeklong meetings conclude. The board's 15-voting members could approve it, reject it outright or reject it but leave room for a revised proposal to return. "
|Mar 29, 2007|
|150:|| Privacy For Domain Owners To Improve|
"Help may be on the way as a key task force last week endorsed a proposal that would give more privacy options to small businesses, individuals with personal websites and other domain name owners."
|Mar 21, 2007|
|151:|| Defensive Domain Registration : Protecting Your Domain Registration and Operability|
In the wake of the RegisterFly mess, "This is a good time to point-out what YOU can do to protect YOUR domains."
|Mar 20, 2007|
|152:|| ICANN Terminates RegisterFly.com's Accreditation|
"ICANN has issued a letter to RegisterFly indicating that it will cease operating as an ICANN-Accredited Registrar on March 31, 2007"
|Mar 17, 2007|
|153:|| Microsoft Goes After CyberSquatters|
"... launching a string of court actions in the United States and Europe against cybersquatters..."
|Mar 14, 2007|
|154:|| How Search-Engine Rules Cause Sites to Drop Out|
"Some entrepreneurs have built thriving businesses largely by getting search engines such as Google Inc.'s to direct customers to their Web sites. But what happens when the search engines suddenly start pointing consumers somewhere else?"
|Mar 13, 2007|
|155:|| Dot TK The most Spammed out TLD According to McAfee|
"...the world's most dangerous Web addresses. McAfee says more than 10% of all Web sites registered out of Tokelau, identifiable by the ".tk" at the end of their Web address, will expose users to spam, viruses and spyware."
|Mar 12, 2007|
|156:|| General Atlantic Completes Acquisition of Network Solutions|
"Network Solutions, announced today that General Atlantic, a private equity firm, has completed its transaction to acquire Network Solutions..."
|Mar 9, 2007|
|157:|| ICANN Puts Registerfly On Notice with Legal Action|
"gives notice to Registerfly of ICANN's intention to file suit against it in federal court on Tuesday, March 6."
|Mar 5, 2007|
|158:|| Domains: "Kiting" Still Popular|
"Entrepreneurs have been taking advantage of a five-day grace period to sample millions of domain names, keeping the relative few that might generate advertising revenues and dropping the rest before paying. It's akin to buying new clothes on a charge card only to return them for a full refund after wearing them to a big party."
|Feb 19, 2007|
|159:|| Value of typed in Domain|
"...how many people would type in, CityNameProfession.com directly into their browser address line?"
|Jan 17, 2007|
|160:|| "ICANN Conference Bears Much Fruit"|
"ICANN officials ended a week-long marathon of meetings in Brazil on Dec. 8 that produced a number of results, including ICANN's first ever Regional At Large Organization, the approval of the three registry agreements and the birth of the dot-asia top level domain."
|Dec 12, 2006|