Domain Spotlight:

Listed below are updates to the top ten domain sales from a year ago, as ranked by DN Journal.

1. for $2,400,000

  • No site resolves, but it’s still the traffic leader for the week, with an Alexa rank near 750,000.

2. for $325,000

  • Ridesharing. “RIDE offers a smart, reliable and stress-free way to travel daily, while connecting you to a community of neighbors and coworkers. RIDE is currently based in New York City, and is on beta.”  Alexa rank near 850,000.


3. for $100,000

  • An upgrade from, which is where this acquisition is redirected. LSN, as in Local Sales Network. “Post Free Classified Ads on LSN, the MidSouth’s marketplace.

4. for $40,000

5. for $39,150

  • An upgrade from the hyphenated version: “On its website the correspondent company Classic Trader (GmbH) provides the first international market place for the purchase and sale of classic vehicles on the internet.

6. for $38,402

  • Redirects to, which….you guessed it…..does web design work. They’re based in Central Illinois, which is a virtual hotbed of domainers such as this guy and this guy.

7. for $30,000

  • Owned and developed as an educational resource by pharmaceutical company Shire, a publicly traded company with market cap over $30 Billion.

8. for $29,000

  • No site resolves. Whois shows a “Domain Holding, LLC” of Humble, Texas as the owner.

9. for $27,000

  • No site resolves, and the owner is under privacy protection.

10. for $26,325

  • “Insure your car against the annoying and unsightly minor damage caused by everyday motoring, from as little as £8.24 per month.” Alexa rank near 5.8 million.


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