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Compete.com expires founded by GOTO.com founder Bill Gross (Update: Renewed after $102,000 auction)

Labeled as domains in Domain Industry News, started by equity78, Mar 20, 2020

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  1. equity78

    equity78 Top Member TheDomains Staff TLDInvestors.com PRO VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    Bill Gross that’s Bill T. Gross, is a legendary entrepreneur who has founded many companies. Gross has been important in domain circles as he founded GOTO.com which later became Overture Services, then Yahoo! Search Marketing. Domain investors at the time used the overture search tool to find domains on Overture that possessed numerical values with […]

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  2. AdamFL

    AdamFL Established Member

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    What a name to let expire. thank you for sharing
     
  3. Kassey Lee

    Kassey Lee 域名世界 VIP

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    I learned from him that timing is the most important factor in the success of a venture. As an example, he once mentioned the failed entertainment platform Z.com he started a few years too early then Youtube. Now Z.com is a Japanese company.
     
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    thank you for sharing.
     
  5. Grego85

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    you'd think the owner would know to sell it for many thousands instead of let it expire
     
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  6. equity78

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    renewed
     
  7. AbdulBasit.com

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    How this could be renewed when it's registered with GoDaddy and not with their partner registrar where the registrant has extra days to renew the domain.
     

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