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GoDaddy Buys Afternic and SmartName From NameMedia - NameMedia Keeps BuyDomains

Discussion in 'Domain Names & Parking' started by HeRBaR, Sep 20, 2013.

  1. HeRBaR

    HeRBaR Supreme Member

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    In one of the most significant acquisitions in domain industry history GoDaddy has purchased two major business units from NameMedia - domain aftermarket sales platform Afternic and domain monetization company SmartName, as well as NameFind, a new service NameMedia recently rolled out for helping entrepreneurs brainstorm a brand name for their business. The price paid for the three services was not disclosed.

    Read the whole story here:
    http://www.dnjournal.com/archive/lowdown/2013/dailyposts/20130919.htm

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    any estimation of price?
    expanding day by day...of course they have best services!
     
  4. jimmylinda9

    jimmylinda9 Newbie

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    i hate when big names in business buy small ones
    but godaddy is best no doubt
     
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    Bigger Fishes eating Small Fishes i hate this Monopoly
     
  6. HeRBaR

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    YES, they kill the market like this.
    But what to do, this what business is :D
     
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