Listed below are updates on the top ten domain sales from a year ago, as ranked by DN Journal.
1. NDW.com sold for $47,000
The domain is owned by an individual in China, and the parked/for-sale page is shown below.
2. Selfies.com sold for $39,088
The site is password protected, and owned by “Media Partisans GmbH” of Germany. The company describes itself as “one of the fastest growing media companies in the world. It is our mission to connect the world through stories. We do so by producing only the most relevant and unusual content for an international audience. Every single story and video we produce reaches millions of people.” They state that their network of sites has over 70 million visitors per month.
3. OYY.com sold for $34,999
No site resolves, and it’s owned by an individual in China.
4. NFR.com sold for $33,600
The for sale page is shown below, and it’s owned by an individual in China.
5. Codedelaroute.com sold for $26,640
Domain is parked.
6. Sesamo.com sold for $24,975
The Spanish-language domain was picked up by the people behind Sesame Street, and the site has an Alexa rank near 850,000. “Sesame Workshop is the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street and so much more. Our mission is to help kids everywhere grow smarter, stronger, and kinder—and we’re at work in more than 150 countries, using the power of media and our beloved Muppets to meet children’s development needs with critical early education, social impact programs, and a large dose of fun!”
7. StopTheHate.org sold for $24,888
The domain redirects to StopTheHate.hrc.org, where HRC stands for Human Rights Campaign. “It’s time we put a stop to hate violence. Join us and show the world that love conquers hate.” It’s a very different approach than Hatred.com.
8. TV-Links.co.uk sold for $18,420
This one must have had a bunch of links, as it’s the traffic leader for the week with its Alexa rank near 750,000, but it only has a ‘coming soon’ lander.
9. TechTemple.com sold for $16,000
No site resolves.
10. IFM.org sold for $15,000
The domain is an abbreviation for Institute for Functional Medicine, which used to have its home at FunctionalMedicine.org. “FM believes health and vitality are essential to the human spirit. We work to advance the highest expression of individual health by advocating Functional Medicine as the standard of care.”