Why choose a boutique domain name broker?

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Media Options is a boutique domain name broker. What does that mean? Why would you want a broker like that? Here at Media Options, when we think of a “boutique,” we think of a welcoming, cozy storefront that prioritizes showcasing custom items over its own brand. We envision a boutique where the owner & other […] Read More »

A Domain is Worth a Thousand Words Part II: Startups who built on Premium Domains… and Startups who didn’t…

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A Tale of Two Startups… Startups who invested in premium domain monikers, and startups who did not… In Part I we discussed domain acquisition essentials for Startups & Entrepreneurs. We particularly highlighted the credibility, branding, and search engine advantages for a startup owning a premium domain. We also discussed how a domain broker can help […] Read More »

Domains: A Golden Egg at Tax Time

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Domains: A Golden Egg at Tax Time Well hopefully by now you’ve filed your 2012 United States tax return; time to prepare for next year!  Have you talked to your accountant about the different tax benefits that domain owners have? Since domains are relatively new in the realm of taxation, there isn’t much precedent to […] Read More »

Forget Google: Why Exact Match Domains Are Still King

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There’s been a lot of concern from people about Google’s recent adjustment of how it handles sites created on exact match domains (EMD).  Back in October, many domain blogs posted that owning an EMD—a domain that contains the same keywords used on your site—would no longer be advantageous and that sites will be banned from […] Read More »

There is Only 24 Hours in a Day!

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Outsourcing Your Web Site Development Using Freelancers We talk often around here about making the most of your domain names.  Back in days past, we used to be able to park our domains and collect checks from the ad revenue.  While that still works for some key players, many domain names are not earning enough […] Read More »

A Domain is Worth a Thousand Words…

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Part I: For Startups & Entrepreneurs Every entrepreneur and startup knows the importance of appearing experienced and professional… Whether approaching a potential investor or reaching out to clients, when your company is just starting up, you try to present its image in the most meticulous fashion. Each contact can make or break the new business, […] Read More »

Buying Like it’s 1999!

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In the last 13 years there has never been a better opportunity to acquire premium domain names!  Yes, you read that correctly.  I’ve been at this an awful long time and I can say that I’ve never seen so many premium generic domains coming to market.  There are a lot of factors at work, the […] Read More »

The Benefits of Collecting Domain Traffic Statistics

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If you made the choice to sell your home, your real estate agent would take photos of the property; research similar recent sales; make notes about its best qualities; and create an appealing listing for potential buyers. You would explain what it’s like to live in the neighborhood.  If it’s quiet, you’ll mention that, as […] Read More »

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