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Mike Man just sold WholesomeChild.com for $24,888.

Labeled as .com in Domain Selling and Domain Sales, started by levinsondomains, Mar 22, 2018

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  1. levinsondomains

    levinsondomains Established Member

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    Mike's linkedin:
    Holy closer Batman, sold WholesomeChild.com $24,888. Purch 10/21/17 $20. Annual return?
    24,340% return.
     
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  2. DrJacoby

    DrJacoby Established Member

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    What kind of idiot pays almost $25k for a domain like that? It's insane.
     
  3. alcy

    alcy Top Contributor VIP

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    wasn't me
     
  4. blockchain

    blockchain Established Member

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    wholesomechild.com.au - buyer ?
     
  5. wwwweb

    wwwweb Top Contributor VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    After selling to godaddy for $35M, does a $24K sale still get you excited, I would think not...
     
  6. blockchain

    blockchain Established Member

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    It's trademarked:

    1674760 - Wholesome Child
    Status: Registered/Protected
    (151)
    Date of the registration
    2015-02-19
    (180)
    Expected expiration date of the registration/renewal
    2025-02-19
    (210)
    Serial number of the application
    1674760
    (220)
    Date of filing of the application
    2015-02-19
    (270)
    Language(s) of the application
    English
    (540)
    Mark
    Wholesome Child
    (540)
    Mark

    (550)
    Indication relating to the nature or kind of mark
    Word
    (731)
    Name and address of the applicant
    Sacher
    PO BOX 332
    ROSE BAY
    NSW
    2029
    AU
    (750)
    Address for correspondence
    Wholesome Child
    PO BOX 332
    ROSE BAY
    NSW
    2029
    AU
    (511)
    The International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purposes of the Registration of Marks (Nice Classification) and the list of goods and services classified according thereto
    5
    Baby food
    44
    Advisory services relating to nutrition; Consultancy relating to nutrition; Counselling relating to nutrition; Nutrition consultancy; Nutritional advisory services; Provision of information relating to nutrition
     
  7. 1Darko

    1Darko Top Contributor VIP

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  8. levinsondomains

    levinsondomains Established Member

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    Totaly insane
     
  9. 1Darko

    1Darko Top Contributor VIP

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    The domain was
    The domain was registered in 2003 - 12 years before the trademark :xf.cool:
     
  10. blockchain

    blockchain Established Member

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    I thought it's illegal to sell trademarked domains.
     
  11. Steven McEvoy

    Steven McEvoy StevenMcEvoy.com VIP

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    These so called sales are really getting out of hand...
     
  12. johnd

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    So called sales? Are their sales any more out of hand than 90% of sales you see on the lists each month?
     
  13. tldboss

    tldboss Top Contributor VIP

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    :xf.grin:
     
  14. BRANDERX.COM

    BRANDERX.COM Top Contributor VIP

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    I don't get this sale, but congrats to both..
     
  15. urlurl

    urlurl Top Contributor VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    i guess they taste better than regular kids, LMFAO

    :ROFL::xf.laugh::ROFL::xf.laugh::ROFL::xf.laugh:
     
  16. equity78

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

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    He didn't sell to GoDaddy for $35 million
     
  17. PoliticalVII

    PoliticalVII Established Member

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    Mike Mann knows exactly when and to whom to sell domain names. The Cambridge Analytica incident has put a spotlight on some unconventional methods of acquiring customers(Psychographic profiles) - a new level of predictive and behavior analytics.

    Where is he getting this data from ? and how is he analyzing it ? and what can we do to compete at his level ?
     
  18. creataweb

    creataweb Some Guy with Awesome Senior High School Photo VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    Nice job @Mike Mann (y)


    I assume this is an upgrade purchase? :cigar:
     
  19. Silentptnr

    Silentptnr Top Contributor VIP

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    I assumed so because of the buyer's original url.
     
  20. AIS01

    AIS01 domainer VIP

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    what a mike mannnnnn :xf.grin:.. hehhehehehe...
     
  21. Joshua Harding

    Joshua Harding AssetReturns.com Blue Account

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  22. JB Lions

    JB Lions Top Contributor VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    If you look at most of those sales, it's him having something.com selling to something.someotherextension. Just like this sale, selling to .com.au
     
  23. indiegrind

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    I dont see why its so unbelievable. Its the value of a brand to a company with the $ to afford it.

    On the business end, for a brand to move from a geo-targeted focus to a worldwide expansion, its a no brainer to drop 25k on the global internet identity for your brand.
     
  24. Silentptnr

    Silentptnr Top Contributor VIP

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    It's calculated I imagine. The question I have is how to locate available .com with .com.au already regged. :)
     
  25. briguy

    briguy Guru In Remission! VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    My thoughts...Mandy started out and couldn't afford dot com (or just wanted to remain GEO) and bought the ".com.au"...wrote a book..book made money..can afford (dot)com..bought it to make book go world wide to make more money
    https://www.wholesomechild.com.au/mandys-book/

    Anyway nice sale for both sides..
     
    Last edited: Mar 23, 2018

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