James Iles

Top Topics: Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals; My $10,000 Domain Sale Revealed...

By James Iles, Nov 29, 2020
  1. In this week's Top Topics, we take a look at the Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals that are live in the domain industry. Elsewhere, a domain investor reveals a $10,000 sale from a hand-registered name, and there's a new domaining podcast aggregator available. Also, a $45,000 buyer of is unveiled.

    Black Friday and Cyber Monday Domain Deals

    The consumer event of the year is here. Black Friday and Cyber Monday bookend a small window of promotional deals that are sometimes just too enticing to ignore. Here, domain investors are sharing the latest domain industry Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals.

    Highlights so far include a $4.98 .COM registration deal from NameCheap, and a $0.99 .CO registration deal from GoDaddy. Have you taken advantage of any domain-related deals?

    Topic by: @Makise

    My $10,000 Domain Sale Revealed

    What's the best return on investment that you've achieved from a hand-registered name? For this investor, it's now $10,000 after successfully selling a name via Sedo. The domain in question was registered by the seller back in 2012.

    Despite virtually no similar domains existing and zero other extensions being registered, the investor managed to secure a $10,000 sale. The name, mentioned in this discussion, is a three-word pharmacy-related domain.

    Topic by: @fleaking

    The Buyer of for $45,000 Unveiled

    In a recent DNJournal sales chart, Grit Brokerage was listed as selling the domain name for $45,000. Grit Brokerage is no stranger to significant .CO sales, but this deal certainly piqued the interest of the domain industry.

    Who would pay $45,000 for This week, Raymond Hackney reported on the identity of the buyer after spotting that the purchasing company was featured on following a $175 million funding round.

    Topic by: @equity78

    TheDomainZone Podcast Aggregator

    Podcasts are a growing industry. According to Statista, there were an estimated 88 million podcast listeners in the USA alone in 2019, with 75% of Americans aware of podcasts. The domain industry is a prime example of how podcasting has grown as a communication medium.

    In the domain industry, we have numerous podcasts available daily or weekly from quality content providers. The almost constant stream of new podcast episodes can be difficult to keep up with. Fortunately, there's a new free service from @Nikul Sanghvi that helps to keep you up to date with the latest domain industry podcast episodes.

    Topic by: @Nikul Sanghvi

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    About The Author — James Iles

    James is a domain name industry writer. Contact james (at) For all inquiries relating to NamePros stories and interviews, please email: [email protected] For James' own blog, visit

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  6. Nikul Sanghvi

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    All great selections! Thanks @James Iles !
    Thanks so much for domain podcast aggregator @Nikul Sanghvi !
    I am a keen bargain hunter and the @Makise thread has helped find them all.
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    Valuable information

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    Your welcome (y)
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