Domain Education 101

Hey Domainer’s, We all know how important it is to understand a market before we begin investing.  Today I wanted to provide you with some resources that will help you tremendously so that you can make an informed decision before you buy or sell domain names.  These resources have helped us at QLQ make some [...]

As a domain reseller you have a variety of options when it comes to reselling your domain assets.  You can use an auction platform, a broker or sell yourself.  Each option comes with it’s own advantages and disadvantages. If you sell your asset on an auction platform, you have the advantage of your name being [...]

Dear Domain investors and domain lovers, Trading names these days is not that easy.  Let’s be honest, the market, since December has been pretty quiet.  It has been not so fruitful as in the past especially when compared to the spike at the end of 2015. There are two schools of thought behind why we [...]

Hello friends and fellow domainers, I wanted to write a follow-up piece to my 2016 trends article (see Bibliography #1 below) to discuss, in greater detail, the issue of the seeming rise in value of TLD’s that are not .com and the challenges that .com is currently having.  In order to understand what is going [...]

Dear Domineers, I have been working in this market for over 10 years with a focus on short, liquid domain names.  Today I would like to share a couple of the most fascinating things that happened to me during my activity as a domain trader. As you know the price points of short, liquid domains [...]

So we at QLQ were waiting to see what happened with the domain market after February 15th to get an understanding of the landscape and what to expect for 2016.  Well, we are already seeing some early trends and can make some reasonable predictions about what the domain landscape will look like for the upcoming [...]

I am reading a lot of blogs and posts about the fear of the domain market crashing in China.  Don’t believe the hype.  We at QLQ have many contacts in China that we speak with every day and they are saying that the slow down in the market is due to the upcoming Chinese New [...]

Every investor wants to get top dollar for their Domain Name yet oftentimes we just see a bunch of low ball offers, nothing substantial.  We look at sales sites like www.namebio.com and www.Chaomi.cc and see names similar to ours go for much more than the offers that we are seeing for our Domain Name.  We [...]

One of the first steps for domain investors when they choose to join this crazy and exciting market is to determine which host provider they should use to register their domain name/s. When I first started, I had no clue how to register a domain name and like most people I went to Google to figure out how. [...]

While common perception is that the domain gold rush is long over there are still many niches in which a savvy domain investor can make good money. We all know about the NN, NNN, NNNN, LL, LLL .com markets and the value that those names hold (if you would like more information about numeric names, [...]