Domain Business? Not For Everyone

How much is a domain really worth? A domain name is worth exactly as much as a buyer is willing to pay for it. Although self-called experts state that "An expert evaluation of a domain name's value is critical intelligence for domain buyers and sellers looking to determine a fair market price" domain appraisal is not an exact science. A domain reseller might be successful but only if he … [Read more...]

Laws for Domain Names

Domain names are a big business in the world. People can make millions off the sale of just one popular domain name; however, buyers and sellers should beware. The buying and selling of domain names are a business transaction and should be treated as such particularly with regard to trademark infringements and business structures. Aviva Directory recently published 10 laws regarding domain … [Read more...]

Domain Names and Web Hosting

Before you can get started in your venture to make some extra easy cash online you should understand a little bit about how domain-names and web hosting works. I will also talk about free hosting solutions which you can use and are perfectly OK to help you start off without having to pay for domains and hosting. A domain name in simple terms is a name in which you type in to your web browser to … [Read more...]

Transfer Domain Registration

For transfer of domains, you should apply to the gaining registrar, as it is responsible for the operation. It is the duty of the gaining registrar to ensure that the application for transfer by the domain owner is a valid one. The validation usually is in the form of an email sent to the admin contact that requires a reply. In some cases, however, signed faxes are used. Losing registrars these … [Read more...]

Benefits of Hyphenated Domain Names

When you think of the ideal domain name, it usually contains a specific keyword which is easily discoverable by search engines. It also must not have any trademark issues and is easily remembered by site visitors. If ever you register for a particular domain name and it appears to be already taken and no longer available, you need to place a hyphen on it. Placing a hyphen on a name has … [Read more...]