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A Walk Into the Past...What domains you let go for nothing that you wish you had now.

Located in General Domain Discussion started by Dustie, Apr 20, 2019.

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  1. Dustie

    Dustie Upgraded Member Blue Account ★★★★★★★★★★

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    Once upon a time, probably 2002 or 3, before I even knew about domaining, I owned and let go of Barnworld.com and TheFirstImpression.com. I had started developing site's with them but moved onto something different. Just didn't renew the domains (that were 100.00/mo to renew) and developed the sites into something else. Definitely wish I had them now!
     
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    There have probably been a few which I would regret. but life is way to short to ponder on what might have been. Any domain I drop, I've probably forgotten about within an hour. I'm more focused on trying to sell the domains I have and generally improving my ratio of quality domains in my portfolio. Not always successfully.

    Weren't those domains registered when NetSol was the only registrar, $79/yr?
     
  3. Dustie

    Dustie Upgraded Member Blue Account ★★★★★★★★★★

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    Yes, only I remember something like 99.00/yr...but may have been 79.00/yr. Easy to say don't look back...harder to do. ;)
     
  4. AbdulBasit.com

    AbdulBasit.com DomainsWeb.com AbdulBasit.com PRO VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    I let go several 4Ls (CHIP) which I though were crap before the Chinese CHIP craze.
     
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    stub Top Member PRO VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    I did sell a whole lot, maybe hundreds, of 4L.com cheap here on NP before the price went crazy. I also had about 100 3L.nets which I simply dropped. My timing hasn't been the best :(
     
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    AbdulBasit.com DomainsWeb.com AbdulBasit.com PRO VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    That's definitely painful.
     
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    Yes it was. But as I said in my first post. I don't focus on what might have been. I focus more on what I can do right with my current portfolio. (hopefully leaning lessons from the past as well). Although I don't see any parallels with these past blunders, presently. Except trying to reduce my nGTLDs. Which are not excessive relative to my .com portfolio.
     
  8. NameDeck

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    The only one (.com) I really regret is probably a handle I used a lot back in the day on Usenet.

    It has been listed for sale eversince I dropped it and can't really justify spending a couple of K on a novelty name to buy it back.
     
  9. Dave

    Dave Top Member VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    Same.

    However no point to live with regrets. Life too short. :)
     
  10. andydotlol

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    Ouch
     
  11. xynames

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    “Don’t talk about what you could’ve done. Talk about what you Will do.” (TM)
     
  12. Recons.Com

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    But this thread is about could have done.
     
  13. donnied79

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    I let 361.cc drop before the Chinese rush for NNN.cc....
     

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