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My Domains Will Never Sell!

Discussion in 'Resources & Success Stories' started by neddy, Dec 29, 2015.

  1. neddy

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  2. snoopy

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    Have found with regards to reg fee domains most end up being worthless. Of those I've registered over the last couple of years I'd say the drop rate is 80-90%. This is not random stuff either, huge amount of research done on each name. At the end of the day sales and parking covered about 60% of reg fees in the first year. That was using Godaddy coupons as well.

    Sometimes it is worse to get a couple of sales than no sales at all because the "couple of sales" can result in you renewing domains that might generate sales but does not return a profit. Over time that can result in someone losing a lot of money.

    Drops/aftermarket purchases is a much easier game but around 30% of purchases will still result in a loss from my experience. Failing is absolutely part of the game.
     
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    Great article Ned.
    Toughest lesson to learn for me has been renewal time. Should it stay OR should it go?
     
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  4. chris

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    Good article @neddy

    Letting go is easier said than done!

    Well said @snoopy - the edge cases can also result in a false sense of security.