All About .me – The Great Domain Name Debacle

Yesterday, Shoemoney mentioned open registration for new .me domains starts today. After toying with the idea of registering domains like buy.me, sell.me, try.me, etc., I concluded it was highly unlikely I would score any of them and quickly dismissed the idea. It wasn't until early this afternoon I heard rampant rumors of .me domain name … Continue reading All About .me – The Great Domain Name Debacle

Marchex to the sound of one billion pages of local content

In a series of calculated steps, Marchex launched more than 100,000 local websites, providing more than one billion pages of local content today. Previously, Marchex was better known for their massive domain name portfolio including more than 200,000 domains and 96% of all ZIP Code areas nationwide, such as www.90210.com. The newly launched sites feature … Continue reading Marchex to the sound of one billion pages of local content

Generic, defensible domain name shopping shortcuts

Frank Schilling is one of the largest generic domain-name investors in the world. According to Frank (via SEObook): The best domain-names are generic defensible keyword-style (one two and three word) phrases which get some trickle of organic generic-intent type-in traffic; for nothing more than the keyword-weight, gravity and resonance of the generic words that make … Continue reading Generic, defensible domain name shopping shortcuts