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Where did you sell the most domains this year?

Labeled as poll in Domain Selling and Domain Sales started by BrandChimp, Dec 13, 2019.

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where did you sell the most domains this year?

  1. Afternic

    24.1%
  2. Sedo

    4.2%
  3. Efty

    3.1%
  4. Epik

    2.6%
  5. Dan

    24.6%
  6. BrandBucket

    5.2%
  7. Brandpa

    1.0%
  8. SquadHelp

    4.7%
  9. Namerific

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  10. BrandRoot

    0.5%
  11. Own landers

    3.1%
  12. NamePros

    12.0%
  13. Other

    5.2%
  14. uniregistry

    1.6%
  15. Godaddy

    5.8%
  16. Dynadot

    1.6%
  17. NameCheap

    0.5%
  18. NameSilo

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
Total: 191 vote(s)
  1. BrandChimp

    BrandChimp BrandChimp.com Gold Account VIP

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    Hi everyone!

    With the new year approaching, I am thinking of changing my sales strategy. I’ve done well with BrandBucket,SquadHelp and Brandpa this year and I am curious to see where most of us got the most sales. I am getting sick of the 25,30,35 percent commission fees.

    Thanks!
     
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  2. OnlineDomainShop

    OnlineDomainShop Screamers.Com

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    8k$ sales of 3 domains on afternic this year , total acquisition cost for all 3 names was 3$
     
  3. BrandChimp

    BrandChimp BrandChimp.com Gold Account VIP

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    If other, please specify. :)
     
    Last edited: Dec 13, 2019
  4. Bob Hawkes

    Bob Hawkes formerly MetBob NameTalent Gold Account VIP Trusted Blogger

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    I voted other because the question asked greatest number and for me this would be Namecheap marketplace not on your list. If most dollars was question, then answers would be different. I suspect dollar volumes on the brandable marketplaces are high for many even though when their numbers of sales low.

    Dynadot and NameSilo are two other registrar marketplaces not on list and in fact GoDaddy not on if you consider sales separate from Afternic. And of course Uniregistry as you mention. I guess I am just stressing that there are many active places to sell domain names and that is good for domainers.

    Bob
     
  5. DN_Hunter

    DN_Hunter Top Member VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    It was Efty for me this year. But I am considering the GoDaddy / Afternic Network with Fixed prices. I'll just have to raise my fixed prices so that I net about the same after the fees...
     
  6. BrandChimp

    BrandChimp BrandChimp.com Gold Account VIP

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    Thanks! I've added them to the poll!
    I am looking at the sales volume.
     
  7. barman

    barman Established Member

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    Last year when I started, all of my sales were through DAN.

    This year it's a 50/50 split between DAN and Afternic with one private sale thrown in.
     
  8. xeroox

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  9. Recons.Com

    Recons.Com Top Member VIP

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    Afternic alone does about 40% of all by the amount of sales. About 30% is direct. The rest comes from brandable marketplaces, sedo etc
     
  10. Finest

    Finest Top Member VIP

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  11. mani0307

    mani0307 SiliconBlock.com Gold Account VIP

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    This year i have sold 10 domains:
    Total sales: $10k
    godaddy best for me sold 3 domains on there.
    Total cost of acq: under $200
     
  12. garptrader

    garptrader Top Member VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    Over the last decade Afternic sales were a rarity and in 2010-2011 SEDO sales were a high portion of overall sales v olume. However, in recent years SEDO is virtually dead as a sales platform while in 2019 Afternic sales took off. What I find somewhat odd is that in most cases the sold domain was available at a lower price on the EFTY landing page but the buyer paid a premium to acquire it directly via the Afternic marketplace.
     
  13. .X.

    .X. God is great Gold Account VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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  14. mirul

    mirul BrandCraze.com VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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  15. Josytal

    Josytal Top Member VIP

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    1. Own Landers (private marketplace)
    2. GoDaddy
    3. DAN
     
  16. oskaaay

    oskaaay Founder, GetDomainData.com

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    Sold most of my domains so far this year via my website with my lander
     
  17. Neha Gupta

    Neha Gupta Established Member

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    Sold most of my domains through Outbound and transactions via Escrow.com
     
  18. Don Khan

    Don Khan Established Member

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    Mostly Afternic, most times names were listed at cheaper prices elsewhere but buyers still click higher BIN on Afternic.
     
  19. hui2000

    hui2000 Stable Brands VIP

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  20. BrandableDomain

    BrandableDomain Established Member

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    Uniregistry

    I have sold 29 domains so far this year on Uni.

    The newly upgraded website (which they say has more than 50 improvements) and which was rolled out a month ago ("Project Dynamo") is superb, speedy and sophisticated.
     
  21. Bayu

    Bayu Established Member ★★★★★★★★★★

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    1. DAN
    2. Afternic

    All sold domains were parked at DAN, but some buyers decided to buy through Afternic :wideyed:
     
  22. rohitgoyal

    rohitgoyal Upgraded Member Gold Account VIP

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    For me it was private sales...
    Afternic - $10k
    Dan.com -$45k
    Private sale directly via paypal or wire transfer -$150k
     
  23. J Sokol

    J Sokol Top Member VIP

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    1 - NamePros
    2 - NameCheap (a close second)
    3 - DAN
     
  24. steven55

    steven55 Established Member

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    What percentage of these sales were with any kind of promotion , almost zero ?
     
  25. wwwweb

    wwwweb Top Member VIP ★★★★★★★★★★

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    What improvements were made via dynamo? I just saw a lot of features like bulk edits pulled back?
     

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