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Located in Domain Extensions started by dAvo, Aug 13, 2019.

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  1. dAvo

    dAvo New Member

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    So with GoDaddy trying to push the new .INCs - i'm curious as to know what you guys actually think about this new (ridiculously priced) extension....

    I'm sure there's not more than 5-10k names purchased yet.
    But is there anyway to see if a .inc has been resold yet?

    Thanks guys

    ps. New here - so forgive the "newbieness"
     
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  2. Ategy.com

    Ategy.com NameCult.com Gold Account VIP

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    I personally think the .inc extension and business plan is extremely smart .. for the registry.

    Unfortunately their business plan is in conflict with anything that would make the TLD domainer friendly in any way. But that's actually their point .. it's their choice .. and that's fine .. just don't invest in their domains as a domainer.

    If I had to invest directly in a ngTLD, it would very likely be .inc

    If I had to invest in ngTLD domains, they would very likely NOT be .inc
     
  3. dAvo

    dAvo New Member

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    Thanks heaps for your reply.

    What do you mean....

    If I had to invest directly in a ngTLD, it would very likely be .inc

    If I had to invest in ngTLD domains, they would very likely NOTbe .inc
     
  4. DomainRecap

    DomainRecap Top Member VIP

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    He is saying the .INC registry is in effect a cloaked domain investor, selling prime digital property for a big markup, straight from the source. That equals potential profits and may create a viable registry worthy of investing in.

    But the domains themselves will never, ever be a viable investment for the end user.
     
    Last edited: Aug 13, 2019
  5. Bob Hawkes

    Bob Hawkes formerly MetBob NameTalent Gold Account VIP

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    Certain sales venues report to NameBio.com, and no .inc domain sales are in the database that contains 1.7 million domain sales.

    Welcome to NPs!

    Bob
     
  6. DomainRecap

    DomainRecap Top Member VIP

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    I just received the latest update on .INC aftermarket sales and here it is:
     
  7. myfavorite

    myfavorite Established Member

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    It's more like they want to eat their cake and still have it.
     
  8. lock

    lock Free.marketing VIP

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    The only name I want is acme since I am road runner fan. 2.9k a year and godaddy might push new sales but can you list it on their aftermarket? Love godaddy but they need to allow more extensions if they are going to sell them. I have noticed some new gtlds being allowed recently in godaddy aftermarket not sure if this includes inc extension.
     
    Last edited: Aug 19, 2019 at 8:27 AM

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