DomainShane’s BIG LIST of Domain Name Auction Picks: Saturday 8/9

Aug 09 2014


Escrow.com

I was giving an old laptop to a friend and cleaning it up a bit and found my list of domains that I owned and the prices I paid.  It was from 2009 and IF I still had the four number dot coms that I had back then now I would be several six figures richer.  I know it’s easy looking back and saying if but it’s still kind of fun.  It was a different market back then with exact match still in play.  Unfortunately I was a follower back then and didn’t listen to my business mind and instead read the blogs and opinions of what I should invest in.  I’ve since come up with my own strategy that has served me much better. In hindsight the best method would have just been to keep buying and not sold but I am a reinvestor and don’t bring in money so it would have been impossible.  I have to sell to buy.  Not to pay the bills but to buy.  Fortunately the sales have more digits and it allows me to buy more names.  The bad part is my tastes have become more expensive.    Here are today’s names

Seref.com  A million results for this first name.  Surprised it’s gotten as many bids as it has

Progressa.com  Sounds like a American made hard shell taco.  Getting some bids

7143.com   About $1000 over what I think it should but not too far off.

VeryNormal.com  No bidders.  I find that people that that think they are normal usually aren’t and people that think they are different are pretty normal

CoolSneaks.com   The love of sneakers hasn’t faded in 40 years

NDRS.com  All good letters. Over under $270

XAAV.com  Someone is going to figure out how to pronounce this and make it cool

65H.com  Had a whole bunch of room between bid and value at press time. In my opinion of course.  I think it’s worth $650 or more

IWAU.com  At $27 at press time

13853.com  I have no idea why this one is doing better than the others.  And thus lies the reasoning behind my lack of 5N.com purchases

NaturalMeat.com  16 years old.  Organic and Natural are all the buzz

HealthCarePlans.com  Fantastic name.  Should cross $100,000.  Almost there

NEW FRIDAY!!!! Working Godaddy Domain Code of the day. 33% off new purchases. Great for new gTLDs CJCRMN33

TVLA.com    Too things I love TV and LA

AHSA.com  Also great letters.  16 years old

AA33.com  I knew this would get a few bids

TireCenter.com  Every town has a town a tire center

Bloop.com   Nice to see a 5L getting some love

Payday.org  Somebody must know how to monetize these things because the payday loan names always have a good number of bids

RunnersShop.com  Build it and I will visit.  Didn’t think it would get more than 50 bids.  Was wrong

Chengba.com Someone will have to explain all the bids here.  I’m only getting in line because there IS a line. Don’t know why everyone’s in it

Have a name at auction and need more exposure? Send me an email. We may be able to help. If you have an auction you want to promote, email us for details. *All names chosen by me, Shane, and the goal of this list is to have all links be paid through commission . (ie you click through and purchase a name you like) or an occasional paid listing. Everything I say is based on my own research or is opinion. Do your own due diligence. That means look it up yourself if you don’t think the stats or my opinion is correct.

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