A Study in Premium Domain Name Value: Media Options Tapped to Broker SALE.COM, one of Top Ten Domains in the world

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Domain Name Broker Media Options is pleased to announce it has been selected to broker SALE.COM, one of the most exclusive domain names the internet has to offer. What makes a domain name so incredibly premium?  Eight hard factors for accessing premium domain name value for your startup or business: Mobile & International Appeal At […] Read More »

Tools & Rules for Picking the Right Domain: Mashable & Moz Overlooked the Two Best

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Mashable and Moz.com have earned their status as excellent resources for entrepreneurs, startups, and SEO advice. Despite 12 rules and 18 resources, however, their recent articles advising startups on the domain naming process overlooked the two most vital options available today: aftermarket domains and a domain name broker like Media Options. Startups don’t always have […] Read More »

gTLD Winners & Losers

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As gTLD application results begin to emerge, companies are being labeled “winners” and “losers.”  Lots of people are asking, “Will they be a success or a failure?”  Beyond the registries themselves, there are individual domains in each registry that will be real home runs – some strings have more than others.  Some of those names […] Read More »

Local Domain Value: What Go Daddy’s Acquisition of Locu Tells Us About Local Domains

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The search engine placement of geo domains, and therefore their value, was adversely affected when Google started posting local listings for professionals and local services several years ago.  Basically, Google got into the directory business and ate your lunch while doing so. For example, a listing like SeattleLandscaping.com might have performed very well in the […] Read More »

Who’s Afraid of the URL Wolf?

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Some Buyers Fear that Domain Names will become Obsolete A recent Huffington Post article addressed some buyers’ fears that URLs or Domain Names could become obsolete. To many in the thick of the domain or technical world, this idea is quite foreign. However, we need to keep in mind that domain name buyers come from […] Read More »

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