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Are You Being A Jerk Domainer?

Labeled as advice in Domain Industry News started by Omar Negron, Feb 25, 2018.

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  1. Omar Negron

    Omar Negron Active Member VIP

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    Domaining is a fun business and an industry that continues to attract various types of people. One thing you need to keep in mind is...this is a business like anything else!

    I've run across several people who buy/sell domains who are for a lack of a better term, JERKS.

    Are you being professional in your domaining business?

    See our take on this here.

    -Omar

    @Willox Perez
     
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  2. HotKey

    HotKey Made in Canada VIP

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    Just keep your knee-jerk reactions in check..take it easy chewing all that beef-jerky during negotiations and maybe just maybe we can stop jerking each other around and get to the sale.

    For the most part though, I really don't run across too many in the industry. I find you get what you give. Politeness is contagious, and if we don't ride our high horse into a deal it opens doors rather than slams them shut before you've even said hello.
     
  3. creataweb

    creataweb Top Member VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    Lol there are a few on this forum.
     
  4. OmarVG

    OmarVG Active Member VIP

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    100% Professional & committed Full time Domainer.
     
  5. Eric Lyon

    Eric Lyon Member Services, NamePros Super Moderator PRO Gold Account VIP Trusted Contest Holder

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    There are a few everywhere. ;)
     
  6. Acroplex

    Acroplex Top Member DomainGang.com PRO VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    Quick, jerkdomainer .com is available :-P
     
  7. xynames

    xynames XYNames.com PRO VIP

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  8. BaileyUK

    BaileyUK Established Member

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    It's a shame, but some can make for the most entertaining of reads. I think a lot of it (the posts) hit-home to when and where we all started out. but weren't so prolific in going public on the bullsh*t front
     
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  9. MarketingStrategies.com

    MarketingStrategies.com Upgraded Member Gold Account VIP

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    if a jerk domainer is someone who has the balls to let you know directly that your domains are pigeon sh*t and/or that you have a domain hoarding problem -- then yes.

    I do it objectively to help people not fall in love with crap and waste hundreds or thousands every year.

    Hardly any of you are namepros or ever will be. Unless you sharpen your ability to discern over and over again you don't even have a chance.
     
  10. BaileyUK

    BaileyUK Established Member

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    I disagree Richard, A lot of us have stayed the game, enjoy and profit. Probably here at Namepros because it's one of the few still worth visiting
     
  11. MarketingStrategies.com

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    with what?
     
  12. BaileyUK

    BaileyUK Established Member

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    Usually my keyboard
     
  13. bobbarato

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    Those who reply to my "make offer / no bin / no paypal" forsale posts with "Friend! Give me your best price!" bin / paypal probably think I am a jerk. <Evil>
     
  14. Nem0

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    Totally agree, had an established member last month berate me and threaten me in PM accusing me of doing something wrong. I have all screenshots, later he deleted some of his worst statements. We got mods involved, they found I did nothing wrong.

    People need to relax.
     
  15. FolioTeam

    FolioTeam Established Member

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    Above all, remain polite and professional no matter the provocation.
     
  16. MarketingStrategies.com

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  17. Omar Negron

    Omar Negron Active Member VIP

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    Agreed!

    whoaaaa!

    Yeap!

    hahahha.. Let's see who grabs it!

    Sorry to hear that.

    Sounds good to me!
     
  18. DomainBoxio

    DomainBoxio domainbox.io Gold Account VIP

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    I kind of thought this was part of the appeal to domaining. Being a smug a-hole and asking for the highest monies for 3 word .com
     
  19. Omar Negron

    Omar Negron Active Member VIP

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    lololol
     

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