by Greg Zuckerman | January 10 2017

2017 is the Year You Get the Domain Name You Really Want

by Greg Zuckerman | December 22 2016

‘Twas the Night Before Your Domain Expiration. What Now?

by Greg Zuckerman | December 13 2016

Holiday Domain Name Wish List for Small Businesses

by Greg Zuckerman | November 23 2016

Confused about buying a domain? Here’s how easy it is.

by Greg Zuckerman | November 9 2016

Why is a Domain Name So Important to a Business’s Credibility?

by Greg Zuckerman | October 31 2016

How Much Should Businesses Spend on a Domain Name?

by Greg Zuckerman | October 24 2016

Trick or Treat? 5 Scary Mistakes Businesses Make When Buying a Domain

by Greg Zuckerman | September 26 2016

Buying Your First Domain? Here are 5 Questions You May Have

by Greg Zuckerman | September 12 2016

4 Simple Steps to Buying Your First Domain

by Greg Zuckerman | August 29 2016

Domain Hacks for 2016: How to Get Your Domain for Less

by Greg Zuckerman | August 22 2016

Business Case Study: ‘Why Do I Need a Domain?”

by Greg Zuckerman | July 25 2016

Premium Domains: What to Consider Before You Buy

by Greg Zuckerman | July 11 2016

7 Common Questions about Buying Your First Domain Name

by Greg Zuckerman | June 27 2016

Fact or Fiction? 5 Newbie Myths about Buying a Domain for Your Business

by Greg Zuckerman | June 20 2016

Why Domains are a Smart Business Investment

by Greg Zuckerman | June 14 2016

How to Make Your Domain Easy to Remember

by Greg Zuckerman | May 16 2016

Why Domains are So Important for Credibility

by Greg Zuckerman | May 9 2016

Business Checklist: Do You Need a Domain?

by Greg Zuckerman | April 29 2016

What to Do Immediately After Buying Your Domain

by Greg Zuckerman | March 29 2016

7 Things to Consider for Your First Domain Name

by Greg Zuckerman | March 17 2016

Why Your Business Needs a Domain Name

by Greg Zuckerman | January 25 2016

Nearly 300 Million Domain Names Registered

by Greg Zuckerman | January 12 2016

7 Domain Name Mistakes to Avoid in 2016

by cheapdomains | December 29 2015

CheapDomains.com Lists Some of the Most Valuable Names in the World at ROTD Auction with NO RESERVE

by Greg Zuckerman | December 21 2015

7 ‘Secret’ Reasons Behind a Ridiculously High-Priced Domain

by Greg Zuckerman | December 15 2015

Holiday Domain Names: 4 Things to Consider

by Greg Zuckerman | December 11 2015

Why $10,000 for a Domain Name is Still Cheap

by Greg Zuckerman | December 8 2015

3 Signs That Some Dirt-Cheap Domains are Too Good to Be True

by Justin Lofton | October 16 2015

5 Tips For Choosing A Quirky Domain Name

by Justin Lofton | October 8 2015

Big .News for Rightside’s Latest gTLD?

by Justin Lofton | October 6 2015

New gTLDs & SEO: 5 Things to Consider

by Justin Lofton | August 30 2015

Thinking of Investing in Domains? Do Your Homework First

There's no denying that you can make a lot of money in the domain market – as long as you know what you're doing. Without the right knowledge or experience, you could easily lose a lot of money buying domains that nobody actually wants.


by Justin Lofton | August 22 2015

Advice to Presidential Candidates: Register Those Domains ASAP

Running for president of the United States? Here's a pro tip: register your desired – and undesired – domain names now, before someone else does.


by Justin Lofton | August 15 2015

.Com vs. new gTLDs – What’s Best for Your Domain?

For years, the .Com extension has been the obvious first-choice for most domain registrations. But with more than a thousand unique new extensions now available, the decision is no longer so easy.


by Justin Lofton | August 7 2015

7 Easy Ways to Save on Domain Name Registration

Registering a domain name usually isn't very expensive. But if you're like us, then you don't like paying more than you need to. Despite the general affordability of domain registration, there are several ways to get your domain for even cheaper.


by Justin Lofton | August 5 2015

Need a laugh? .LOL is here!

Get ready for some funny. The new gTLD .LOL entered the general availability period on August 11, which means anyone can now laugh their way to the bank with a .LOL domain.


by Justin Lofton | July 28 2015

7 Misconceptions about Buying Your First Domain Name

If you've never bought a domain name before, this blog post is for you.

While many of us have been entrenched in the domain industry for years, it's easy to forget that a very large portion of the population does not own domains or even know how to register one. Millions of people have seen ads for GoDaddy, especially when they've aired during the Super Bowl. But that doesn't mean everyone knows what the company does.


by Justin Lofton | July 20 2015

ICAAN Wants to Ban Whois Anonymity

One of the biggest stories to watch in the domain world right now is the development of ICANN's proposal to end anonymity in the Whois database. ICANN's proposal has stirred up a lot of controversy among both registrars and domain owners who argue that online privacy is an essential right.


by Justin Lofton | July 14 2015

6 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a New gTLD

Over the past year, the new gTLD program has led to the release of more than 1,000 new domain extensions. But like every domain registration, you need to be careful about the name you choose and where you register it.


by Justin Lofton | July 7 2015

How to Make Money Buying & Selling Domains: Insider Advice

Ready to make money with domains? If you follow the industry, then you know there's a lot of money to be made by investing in the right names. But you should also know that nothing is guaranteed.


by Justin Lofton | June 30 2015

How will the new gTLDs impact social marketing

While hundreds of new gTLDs have been released over the last year and a half, we're still in an infancy stage – it's too early to tell exactly how these new extensions will shape the internet, or how brands will use them in their digital marketing.


by Justin Lofton | June 23 2015

How to Make an Offer for a Domain that’s Already Registered

You've just thought of the perfect domain name. It's unique, catchy, memorable, and it totally captures the essence of your new website. There's just one problem. The domain is already taken.


by Justin Lofton | June 17 2015

Milk.com up for grabs at $10 million

Back in 1994, a computer programmer named Dan Bornstein registered milk.com for a very specific reason: he wanted a personal email address. He didn't think of it as investment, he recently told Vice.com. He wasn't planning on making any money. At the time, he was jumping from job to job, and he hated having to tell his friends and family about a new email address each time. So he registered milk.com to have his own personal account and start a very basic website, which hasn't changed much over the past two decades.


by Justin Lofton | June 10 2015

5 Reasons Why It Matters Where You Register a Domain Name

Choosing a registrar is one of the first steps to buying a domain name. Since there are hundreds of registrars to choose from, you might assume that it doesn't really matter where you register. But while many of these registrars may seem similar, there can be some very big differences between them. Before you buy your domain, it's best to compare your options. Here are 5 important reasons why.


by Justin Lofton | June 2 2015

WSJ: Buy Your Child a Domain Name

When having a baby, parents are typically showered with all the usual baby gifts: clothes, diapers, toys, books, and so on. But none of these compares to the ultimate gift for newborns, according to Ted Jenkin in a recent editorial for the Wall Street Journal.

Jenkin argues that "the single best baby gift that you could ever give a newborn" is domain name.


by Justin Lofton | May 25 2015

.XYZ surpasses 900,000 registrations

.XYZ has reached a new milestone.

The controversial new gTLD, which was reportedly given away for free initially to some customers by Network Solutions, has surpassed 900,000 registrations. It's the first new gTLD to reach the milestone, according to DomainNews.com.


by Justin Lofton | May 19 2015

Defunct CNNsi.com Sells for Only a Few Grand

Once intended to be the premier online resource for sports news and information, CNNsi.com is now completely gone, including its domain name.


by Justin Lofton | May 13 2015

Domain Name SEO: With or Without Hyphens?

One of the most frequently asked questions regarding domain-name SEO is: "Is it better to have a domain name with or without hyphens between the words to boost SEO."


by Justin Lofton | May 5 2015

How to File a UDRP Complaint

In our last post, we discussed what you should do if you receive a UDRP complaint (Uniform Domain Name Resolution Policy). But what if you're on the other end of a potential trademark infringement claim?


by Justin Lofton | April 28 2015

What to Do if You Receive a UDRP Complaint?

In a recent blog post, we explained how Donald Trump and his companies were able to claim ownership of the domain TrumpCard.com through a UDRP complaint. But have you ever considered what you'd do if you received a UDRP complaint about your own domain?