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Top 10 domain articles in February 2017: Rick Schwartz, GoDaddy, Mike Mann, .Media

These are the top domain name articles from February 2017. Better late than never!

The most popular articles were Rick Schwartz talking about domain investors, selling domains on GoDaddy, the new Mike Mann domain name brokerage and appraisals, and other subjects.

February 2017 was another busy month at in terms of views and visitors and more than 450 comments were submitted by readers.

BTW these were the top articles of all 2016 and these were the posts with the most comments.

Here are the top 10 posts for February 2017 in order of views:

  1. Rick Schwartz: “Underwater domain investors FORCED to sell cheap.”
  2. Selling domain names on GoDaddy is NOT easy!
  3. 92% of global NGOs have a website and 68% use a .org domain name
  4. The new Mike Mann premium domain brokerage (more details)
  5. Verisign ended 2016 with 142.2 million .com and .net domain names (Lost 1.9m domains in Q4)
  6. Is this my best reply to domain spam?
  7. .Media domain name sells for $20,500
  8. new domain brokerage and appraisals
  9. Mike Mann plans to allow people to sell domains on
  10. Mike Mann shares his most trafficked domain names (Tasty .com, Office .co, etc)

And a few good posts that I think are important and most people missed probably because of bad timing:

  1. Verisign pays $5 million annually for the rights to operate the .TV registry
  2. NamesCon extended auction results: 144 domains sold out of 359
  3. 39% of Super Bowl ads had a domain name, 30% had a hashtag while 39% had NONE
  4. Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) says that the “Healthy Domains Initiative” is a Shadow Regulation
  5. Trainer Heidi Powell loses cybersquatting claim (still tries to steal the domain

Make sure you visit the The Michael Gleissner UDRP Tracker – Reverse Domain Name Hijacking (RDNH). Everybody should be keep an eye him.

I have posted a convenient calendar of the New Domain Names Launching In 2017.

This is where the readers came from this past month:

  1. United States
  2. Canada
  3. United Kingdom
  4. India
  5. Germany
  6. Australia
  7. Spain
  8. France
  9. Netherlands
  10. Belgium

About Konstantinos Zournas

I studied Computer Engineering and Computer Science in London, UK and I am now living in Athens, Greece. I went online in 1995, started coding in 1996 and began buying domain names and creating websites in 2000. I started the blog in 2012.

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