Listed below are updates to the top 10 domain sales from a year ago, as ranked by DN Journal.
1. Ringtones.com sold for $105,000
Domain is parked, and appears to be owned by a company called Binbit, which describes itself as a “global company specialized in delivering mobile entertainment services to mobile operators, media groups and end users. Since its foundation in 2005, Binbit has become the leader in mobile entertainment in Latin America, recently expanding services to South Africa and Southeast Asia”.
2. Net.work sold for $100,000
No site resolves. Owned by business consulting firm Bearing Point, and they have a team focused on advising companies on network optimization.
3. Baotou.com sold for $61,801
No site resolves. Baotou is the name of a city in China with over 2 million residents.
4. YBF.com sold for $55,301
No site resolves.
5. Cialde.it sold for $42,944
According to a Google translation, the site focuses on “online sales of coffee pods, capsules, grains and powder“. The site is the traffic leader for the week, with its Alexa rank near 5.8 million. The site is owned by an Italian company named Italcube, which is involved with eCommerce site and web marketing, among other things.
6. XPR.com sold for $30,129
A 23.com-branded site in Chinese is live.
7. SDU.com sold for $30,100
Domain is parked.
8. Vigia.com sold for $25,000
You can see a recent screenshot below, but Google is currently giving their “this site may harm your computer” warning.
9. Capsule.it sold for $21,472
Another Italian-language coffee-related site is live, and it was picked up by the same owner as Cialde.it, listed above. This one has an Alexa rank near 7.8 million.
10. Novastem.com sold for $19,999
Acquired by the company behind Novastem.mx, which is where the .com is redirected. “Novastem Health Services researches state of the art medical treatments and clinical trials and assists patients in obtaining the medical care they need from a variety of prestigious institutions located all over the globe. Novastem promotes state of the art medical services and is a medical market information aggregator.”