Domain Name Sales

Answers Corporation, owners of the popular website, has acquired the premium generic domain name according to whois records. was part of the domain name portfolio that GoDaddy acquired from Marchex in April 2015 in a $28 Million dollar purchase of over 200,000 domain names.

Early on after the Marchex deal, I had inquired about the domain name directly and was quoted $150,000 USD. I also tried to talk them down in price but had the strong … Read the rest

Automattic Inc., most known for WordPress, has acquired the generic domain name for an undisclosed amount for its Jetpack plugin.

Automattic has been using the domain name and now redirects to the .me domain, at least for now.

Jetpack Plugin was owned by Jetpack Design for several years and on August 4, 2015 whois records switched to DigitalDNA, LLC who is a domain name broker.

On December 8, 2015 whois records switch to DNStination Inc. of MarkMonitor. Automattic … Read the rest

ITG Brands, owners of the popular Blu eCig have acquired the 3 letter brand matching domain name

This domain name transaction is a little bit more interesting to me, as I have followed this domain name for a pretty long time and reported when was suspended due to ownership verification back in July 2015.blu-ecigs

The reason for the suspension back in July, based on information from a past IT employee from Denver Investments, is because Dennis Obduskey tried … Read the rest

Kore Inc. has acquired the domain name for $40,000 from domain master Michael Berkens, who is owner of / as reported on the MWD Facebook page.

getstuffdone has a message on its home page that states:

Meet the messaging platform that lets you communicate,
collaborate, and get stuff done with complete control.
Accomplish even more than you could before with Kore.

Kore appears to be new as they talk about getting early access to the site, but … Read the rest