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...]

Understanding the Value of Your Domain

Every commercial website has their own domain to make it easier for visitors to access and search engines to index. Since a domain points to a single IP address, it is important to buy a chosen domain before someone else takes ownership. It is also just as important to maintain the domain and pay any yearly fees so you can still use the domain. Domains can be obtained from domain registrars and … [Read more...]

Decide When to Sell Your High-Profile Domain

One of the most difficult parts of selling domains is simply deciding when to do it. In an ideal world, you would want to snatch up a domain immediately prior to a high-growth period, park it to generate revenue, and then sell it before growth slows down. However, the price growth of domains is often very difficult-if not impossible-to predict. For this reason, deciding when to sell often will … [Read more...]

Don’t Overpay For Your Domain Name

Your domain name can have a large impact on the success of your web presence. A domain that is easy to remember, enter and search for can increase the amount of traffic to your website. Although you still need to have valuable and relevant content when a visitor makes his or her way to your site, the domain name you purchase is a vital piece of your web strategy. You can think of your domain name … [Read more...]

A 300 Point Guide to Domain Appraisal

If you are in possession of a domain name, it's possible that you're interested in how much it's worth. It's not difficult to find out this worth, and after following this guide, you can appraise your domain name in as little as 10 minutes. If you sell domain names, use this 300 point list as a guide to how much you should sell your domain for. 1. Does the domain already make money? If it does, … [Read more...]