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Names I reg'd in 2004 - What was I thinking??

Located in General Domain Discussion started by mr-x, Jun 6, 2018.

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  1. mr-x

    mr-x Acme Domains Gold Account VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    futures-links.com
    elliot-wave.com
    make-biodiesel.com
    hot-sauce-recipes.com
    reallyhotsauce.com

    volkswagentrader.com - so many trademarks.
    acresoftrailers.com - nice website now
    dealshack.com - not so bad.
     
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  2. CryptoInvestor

    CryptoInvestor Experienced Investor

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    What could have been lol

    Such a shame, you’d probably be able to hand reg those today
     
  3. mr-x

    mr-x Acme Domains Gold Account VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    Safe bet :)
     
  4. coldcoffee

    coldcoffee Established Member

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    well, one of them does say 'futures-links'
     
  5. Kate

    Kate Domainosaurus Rex VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    I registered a few bad names too, but it was always with a possible development plan in mind :)
     
  6. frank-germany

    frank-germany F1lter.com xpired domain search engine Gold Account VIP

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    it could have been worse
    ( look at mine ;) )
     
  7. donnied79

    donnied79 Top Member VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    Short sad story: 10 years ago I regged some hyphenated .asia domains.
    End of the story
     
  8. PapaTama

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    really bad names :xf.grin:
     
  9. frank-germany

    frank-germany F1lter.com xpired domain search engine Gold Account VIP

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    I had some .mobi ... nough said
     
  10. Haris

    Haris Best Domainer Of The End-Times VIP

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    I bought non-pronounceable, non-chip, LLLL.xyz's for $0.5 few months before they had that $0.01 sale. Total cost was $30 I think, Sold those at NamePros for $31 just few weeks before the $0.01 sale. $$$
     
  11. alcy

    alcy Active Member VIP

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    was watching some youtube thing about people who made easiest money in millions

    talked about a guy who in 1994 regged pizza.com cause he liked pizza.. $20... kept renewing sold in 2008 for 2.8million

    back then.. most people had no clue what internet was or where it was going.

    I guess being viosionary always pays

    then again, $20 is not a big investment either. not like some other bigger money risk investments.
     
  12. Domaindogged

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    had liptango.com back in 2007 not surprising still available for reg to this very day
     
  13. mr-x

    mr-x Acme Domains Gold Account VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    ++ points for creativity.
     
  14. kite26

    kite26 CleverDNA.com VIP

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    It's not only about the names. The really worst thing is what you could reg these years. It was much easier to make golden regs. But, yes, these are bad.
     
  15. w3names

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    SEO-wise, elliot-wave.com is actually a very good name for its niche (fibonacci trading).
     
  16. topdom

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    My top mistake was registering variations of top keywords as if they are the second best keywords. My second top mistake was renewing them for many years. But still they were better than what all others were registering and renewing. Also adult domains seem to be very difficult to sell, although just the opposite was claimed. In the past I was selling dropped .info's quickly. Now it doesn't happen. I think this is related to Sedo.
     
  17. LeapNames

    LeapNames LeapNames.com Gold Account

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    Seems like you liked hot sauce to me lol.

    I gotta say I didn't ever reg hyphenated names, but mine were probably just as bad or worse (lots of TMs)
     
  18. eurorealtor

    eurorealtor Active Member VIP

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    World-Reality.com was my very first .com registered back in 2003 and developed.
    Dropped few years back. I was fishing for WRS.com back then, but it was taken already, regret it because I had no clue LLL.com will have such a value in the future.
     

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