|Forum: Domain Names|
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|161:|| ICANN Meeting Looks At The World Of The Internet, Including 'Kiting'|
"The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) will discuss key projects and initiatives at a meeting this week, including the internationalisation of the domain name system and a lucrative site-registration practice some object to."
|Dec 6, 2006|
|162:|| VeriSign Authorized to Raise Dot Com Prices|
"The contract approved today, negotiated between VeriSign and the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, allows Mountain View, California-based VeriSign to raise prices by as much as 7 percent for four out of the next six years."
|Dec 1, 2006|
|163:|| Non-English characters could cause domain name chaos|
Allowing use of non-English characters in domain names could cause chaos and provide phishers with new fraud opportunities, according to ICANN chief executive Paul Twomey.
|Nov 27, 2006|
|164:|| What Are The Factors Driving Domain Name Value?|
"Has anyone actually seen any studies that demonstrate these domains are actually worth this much?"
|Nov 15, 2006|
|165:|| Are They Monitoring Your WhoIs Queries?|
"One of my clients e-mailed me earlier this week about registering a domain name. I checked on the domain and it was available, so I e-mailed the client back. Today, my client finally sent me the approval to register the domain, but when I checked today, it had been registered by a domain name reseller."
|Nov 8, 2006|
|166:|| Building Websites for the .Mobi Internet|
"Can anyone point me to where to get information as to the .mobi criteria for building a .mobi site?"
|Nov 5, 2006|
|167:|| Is Mobi hype or for real?|
Smart money said a 4 char tld would be DOA on launch. Not so fast...
|Oct 28, 2006|
|168:|| Domain Auction - cameras.com sells for $1,500,000|
Moniker is hosting what is billed as the world's first live domain auction. Domain #14 of a total 312 being auctioned just sold for $1,500,000 - cameras.com
|Oct 27, 2006|
|169:|| Finding Good Domain Names of Value||Oct 27, 2006|
|170:|| Domain Name Infringement - Is CityTradeMark.com a Violation?|
" I read a press release announcing that a popular hotel chain was going to be opening a new hotel in my city. I went ahead and purchased a domain name like cityhotelname.com and started developing a content site about the hotel."
|Oct 23, 2006|
|171:|| ICANN says can't comply with Spamhaus court order|
"Only the Internet registrar with whom the registrant has a contractual relationship - and in certain instances the Internet registry - can suspend an individual domain name. "
|Oct 12, 2006|
|172:|| U.S. Keeps Control Of Web Domain Group ICANN|
"The U.S. Commerce Department said on Friday it would retain oversight for three more years of the company that manages Internet domain names, renewing an agreement that was scheduled to expire this weekend."
|Sept 30, 2006|
|173:|| Some say Vista Will Double DNS Lookups and Slow Down Entire Internet|
" Paul Mockapetris, who is widely credited with inventing the Internet's Domain Name System (DNS). Mockapetris believes Vista's introduction will cause a surge in DNS traffic because the operating system supports two versions of the Internet Protocol, a technology standard used to send information over computer networks."
|Sept 6, 2006|
|174:|| ICANN Meeting on Registry Contracts: Date Moved Up!|
"...instead of allowing time for forces to organize it moves up the hearing date from September 13th to September 7th. "
|Sept 5, 2006|
|175:|| Local Search & Zip Code URLs|
A new network of .us domains based on U.S. zip codes raises the general issue of whether postal code domains are effective for local search.
|Sept 1, 2006|
|176:|| Thousands of Spanish Web Sites Knocked Offline by Software Error|
"A botched software update at Spain's central domain registry knocked as many as 400,000 sites offline for several hours Tuesday..."
|Aug 30, 2006|
|177:|| ICANN Comment Verification Delay - 45 minutes and Counting; 5 PM PST Cut Off||Aug 28, 2006|
|178:|| GoDaddy Cancels IPO|
Explaining their IPO pull-out, GoDaddy CEO Bob Parsons says domain registration accounting methods create a pessimistic view of the company for analysts, as revenues are amortized while expenses are incurred immediately.
|Aug 25, 2006|
|179:|| ICANN: Unrestricted Pricing for .Org/.Info/.Biz is O.K.||Aug 25, 2006|
|180:|| Microsoft Sues 'Cybersquatters & Typosquatters'|
"Microsoft Corp. said it has filed three lawsuits against "cybersquatters," in an effort to fight back against a surge of online trademark infringement by people seeking profit from pay-per-click advertising.
|Aug 22, 2006|
|181:|| Domain Appraisal Services: Are Automated Appraisals Worth The Cost At Any Price?|
"What I want to know is from reading this forum, many are saying that the automated appraisals are not any good and are apparently not accurate?"
|Aug 17, 2006|
|182:|| New Contract For ICANN|
"The United States Department of Commerce has executed a new contract with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) to continue to perform the IANA (Internet Assigned Numbers Authority) function."
|Aug 17, 2006|
|183:|| Moniker Registrar Sold to Kanoodle - Kanoodle to Rebrand as Seevast|
"The senior management of Kanoodle will lead a new parent company called Seevast, with Kanoodle existing as one of three business units. Kanoodle will focus on search-targeted sponsored links; while newly created unit Pulse 360 handles content-targeted sponsored links. Calling Moniker.com co-founders Monte Cahn and Eric Harrington superstars in their industry, Podell said the acquisition gives Kanoodle one more way to serve its customers."
|Aug 11, 2006|
|184:|| Drive-by business URLs: Does Your Domain Name Meet the "Billboard Test"?|
"I've taken a few auto trips recently, and was surprised to encounter billboards whose sole purpose was to promote websites. I.e., these weren't product promotions that include a URL, but rather were geared only to drive traffic to a website."
|July 24, 2006|
|185:|| EURid Puts Over 73,000 .eu Domains On Hold|
"EURid, the non profit organisation operating the Internet top level domain .eu, has suspended 74 000 .eu domain names and has sued 400 registrars for breach of contract. This move was prompted by abusive behavior from a syndicate of registrars who have systematically acquired domain names with the obvious intent of selling them. In the domain name business this is called warehousing and is not permitted."
|July 24, 2006|
|186:|| How to Make an Unsolicited Offer on a Domain|
"I'm looking for advice on how to approach buying a domain that is not advertised for sale."
|July 12, 2006|
|187:|| .eu passes 2 million names mark||July 11, 2006|
|188:|| GBP 1m for cheap domain names||July 6, 2006|
|189:|| ICANN under threat as consultation closes|
"The future of internet domain regulator ICANN hangs in the balance as a US government consultation closes this week."
|July 5, 2006|
|190:|| Dotster Named in Massive Typo- / Cybersquatting Lawsuit|
"The lawsuit, filed Thursday by high-end retailers Neiman Marcus and Bergdorf Goodman, alleges that Dotster abused its status as a registrar by "checking out" hundreds of domain names that closely resemble the correct ones--and then keeping only the ones that were visited by Web users who couldn't spell very well."
|June 7, 2006|
|191:|| .eu EURid Landrush II - June 7th 2006||May 25, 2006|
|192:|| Canadian "Yellow Pages Group" Goes on Generic .CA Domain Buying Spree|
"Phone directory giant Yellow Pages Group surprised the Canadian Internet industry by announcing it had spent $2.5 million for 389 "domain names" owned by Maxymych's Montreal-based firm, Emall.ca. The prize list includes maps.ca, autos.ca and attorneys.ca, all specific categories that Yellow Pages will use to expand the reach of its online directory business. "
|May 17, 2006|
|193:|| ICANN Approves Tel - TLD Domain|
"The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has approved a new top-level domain suffixed ".tel," awarding a contract to British company, Telnic."
|May 15, 2006|
|194:|| Market Rate for Income Producing Domains|
" Whats the going multiple for the passive income producing domains nowadays?"
|May 5, 2006|
|195:|| Domain Name Speculators and the Domain Name Aftermarket|
Most webmasters have all run in to the wall trying to buy a domain that was held by a speculator.
|May 5, 2006|
|196:|| Novice Advice on How to go About Backordering Expiring Domains|
"...is there any other way to get an expired domain rather than to bid for it?"
|Apr 27, 2006|
|197:|| Trusted TLDs : What are Trusted Top Level Domains|
"Is there any evidence that having inbound .edu and .gov links are better links and count more than other links?"
|Apr 22, 2006|
|198:|| How to market your domain names and connect with buyers|
"This thread is about how to go about the business of marketing your domain names, listed in order of relative ease."
|Apr 10, 2006|
|199:|| .EU Domain registration opens Friday 7th April|
"From Friday, any organisation or individual wanting to apply for a new .eu domain name will be able to do so. On 7 April the domain will open for registration to the public, with names available on a first-come, first-served basis."
|Apr 5, 2006|
|200:|| How has the addition of new TLDs altered your experience of the WWW?|
"Wise guys who wish to chime in about how you have made $X as a result of registering new TLDs and reselling them: IS that what was meant by all the declarations and announcements and mission statements and policy statements?"
|Apr 3, 2006|