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new TLD'S "Failing" and drastic price discount

Discussion in 'Domain News' started by DomainNames, Mar 24, 2017.

  1. DnEbook

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    LOL
     
  2. DnEbook

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    That is their downfall, unknown extensions, unrealistic renewals ... no control if the registrar raise the renewals = FAIL
     
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  4. DnEbook

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    Rod.Tv currently redirects to Fred Hollows, unsure of fake bids regarding .Tv I would not argue that the Namepros thread lived on hype for a long time though
     
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    Now I realise what you are referring to, the 365/Tv auction was bid on multiple times by First at Namejet. But here's the thing, First is apparently a conglomerate of chinese investors. They may have been bidding against each other?
     
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    Wasn't think of that, just .tv generally, e.g. england.tv.

    Not sure on 365.tv, it sure is a very odd sale though. Probably fake.
     
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    Not sure if legitimate but Namebio gives a reported sale ??
     
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    So no one ever does a false bid with .com ...... ummmm?
     
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    It is far more common with with new and alt tlds because of the poor market in those extensions.
     
  10. DomainNames

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    .EU price has dropped to around $6 AUD now..
     
  11. snoopy

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    First official ntld failure - .wed. ICANN emergency procedures invoked.

    "The key thing keeping registrars and registrants away in droves has been its policy that domains could be registered (for about $50 a year) for a maximum period of two years before a $30,000 renewal fee kicked in."

    http://domainincite.com/22372-as-wed-goes-ebero-did-the-first-new-gtld-just-fail
     
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    1300 of them to follow...
     
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