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Top 10 domain articles in August 2017: Namejet, Andrew Rosener, Uniregistry, Rick Schwartz, Mike Mann, DropCatch

These are the top domain name articles from August 2017. August was a good month for in terms of views, even better than July. Also more than 200 comments were made by readers. celebrated its 5 year anniversary in July:, a domain blog 5 years later…

The most popular articles were about a Namejet auction, Andrew Rosener turnaround, Uniregistry extensions, Rick Schwartz, Mike Mann, DropCatch and some other subjects.

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

  1. Winner of on Namejet tries to sell it to 2nd bidder after 10 minutes
  2. Andrew Rosener has a 12% domain name sales turnaround every year
  3. Namecheap will discontinue several Uniregistry and XYZ domain extensions
  4. Rick Schwartz’s rules of domaining
  5. Mike Mann sells 13 domains in July for $214,716 (10 sales for 5 figures)
  6. Mike Mann: “the final [price] is always gut but I have all the data to be correct”
  7. Mike Mann repricing 150,000 .Com domains
  8. New report says domain name registrants should avoid New gTLDs (specifically Donuts & Radix extensions)
  9. A Must Read Domain Name Management Handbook
  10. DropCatch has a new domain marketplace for sellers – Here is how to get in

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

  1. GoDaddy will stop offering all Uniregistry domain names
  2. Taylor Swift fails to register Reputation tour domains and fans get pranked
  3. George Kirikos: “How can *objectively* argue that sunrise program has been a success, when the data says otherwise
  4. CentralNIC acquires Slovakia’s Top-Level Domain .SK for about €26 million but Slovaks are not happy

You can find the top 10 articles from July 2017 here.

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

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. Netherlands
  9. France
  10. Hong Kong

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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