Namejet Sold Me A Domain, Changed Whois, Refunded The Domain & My Info Is Still Showing On Whois

namejetIn what is becoming a series of posts Namejet has screwed me once more.

On the 23th of October I won a 3 letter .info domain name. It was an expired domain registered with DNC Holdings, Inc and probably managed by directnic.com. It was immediately paid with the credit card on file. Continue reading

Namejet Sells 61 Domains For $236k: Meixi.com $27,108, Sigi.com $8,788, Atlantico.com $7,599

namejetNamejet released it’s November 2014 domain name auctions report. Namejet sold 61 (67 last month) domains for $235,705 ($503,394 last month).

I was hoping for the report to include the .nyc auction sales but that didn’t happen. Too bad.

Namejet only reports domains that were sold for $2,000 or more. I am sure that the bulk amount of sales are below this threshold. Here are the 61 reported domain sales at Namejet:
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This Is How Namejet Treats “Long Time NameJet Partners”

namejetI was entering my proxy bids on a few domain name auction houses I am following and when I got to Namejet I saw that ChristianTelevison.com was ending today so I thought that I would make a small bid.

Just as I was hitting submit I noticed that the domain name was a typo. It was Continue reading

Namejet Adds ‘Buy Now’ & ‘Bulk Deal’ Features

namejetNamejet updated its terms of use on the 3rd of December and it was mainly done to add a couple of new features.

The 2 new features are a “Buy Now” indicator that domain names can be listed with and what Namejet calls Jet Packs. Jet Packs are essentially packages of multiple domains that can’t be sold individually.

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Namejet & RightOfTheDot Mistakenly Auction Turner Broadcasting Owned Domain Names

namejetA couple of weeks back I wrote how I won a Namejet auction for a domain name owned by Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.

The domain name was movieheaven.com and I won the auction for $413 on the 16th of November. Since I won the auction I received no details on how to get the domain and no login details with the registrar CSC CORPORATE DOMAINS, INC. I got a little worried from a couple of comments on the post I mentioned above too. Continue reading

Namejet Sells 67 Domains For $503k: LOV.com $91,800, OAI.com $39,999

namejetNamejet released it’s October 2014 domain name auctions report. Namejet sold 67 (80 last month) domains for $503,394 ($459,621 last month).

Namejet only reports domains that were sold for $2,000 or more. I am sure that the bulk amount of sales are below this threshold. Here are the 67 reported domain sales at Namejet:
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iWire.com Winning Bidder For $7,777 Tries To Sell The Domain Before He Pays For It At Snapnames

gtldsThe winning bidder of the iWire.com domain name is trying to sell the domain name before paying for it. The “buyer” won the domain in a Snapnames auction on the 19th of October for $7,777.

The domain is still showing as “Payment Pending” at Snapnames so the bidder has not yet send payment to snapnames. I know that it sometimes takes time to send the wire transfer that is required but I have a feeling that the funds will never reach snapnames.

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Namejet Sells 80 Domains For $459k: idai.com $31,500, Souvenirs.com $16,250

namejetNamejet released it’s September 2014 domain name auctions report. Namejet sold 80 (95 last month) domains for $459,621 ($743,969 last month).

A few deals are in the list such as souvenirs.com for $16k. I am also bumped I lost one other domain. I don’t know how I missed it.

Namejet only reports domains that were sold for $2,000 or more. I am sure that the bulk amount of sales are below this threshold. Here are the 80 reported domain sales at Namejet:
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Namejet Sells 95 Domains For $744k: BigDeals.com $36,100, Gains.com $25,500

Namejet released it’s August 2014 domain name auctions report. Namejet sold 95 (82 last month) domains for $743,969 ($509,926 last month).

Namejet only reports domains that were sold for $2,000 or more. I am sure that the bulk amount of sales are below this threshold. Here are the 95 reported domain sales at Namejet:
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World Domain Day Auction On Snapnames: Journalists.com, OKU.com, Babysitters.org

wwd2014The first World Domain Day conference started on Sunday the 24th August at the Avasa Hotel, High Tech City, Hyderbad, India and ends today but Snapnames auction is under way and ends tomorrow.

WDD (World Domain Day) is an international event for the promotion of domain names and to educate people on building successful online businesses.

In conjunction with the event WDD is holding an online auction for premium domains. This auction is hosted at SnapNames.com. Please find below the list of domains in the auction. The list was published on the WWD website but some of the domains are not present in the Snapnames website. The auction ends on Wednesday. So far 4 domains have bids but only one domain has met the reserve.

Section 1: .COM & Older gTLDs: Continue reading