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I own a *very* weird niche domain, any monetisation potential?

Discussion in 'Making Money' started by ijake, Oct 21, 2013.

  1. ijake

    ijake Registered Member

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    Hi guys,

    I just wanted your opinion on something. I own a domain which is the first and last name of a mass murderer who has been in the news a lot recently. This is extremely weird, but I was wondering if there's any way to monetise this?

    Jake
     
  2. LikesTM

    LikesTM Newbie

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    PM me the name?
    I guess it all depends on how well known their crimes were, and how searched they are.
     
  3. sirgold

    sirgold Supreme Member

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    Content lock "supposedly" breaking/shocking news if there's enough hype or you could even think long term and offer background checks, mugshot removal services or any other service that might be related to some sort of reputation management in criminal cases if that's your thing... After all that might be a good way to get the attention of some ppl in the same league... :)
     
  4. islandman1010

    islandman1010 Elite Member

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    The problem is do you have anything that is not already known about him? If its Sutcliffe or Huntley or someone like that then its quite old news. Maybe best would be some adsense and hope to maybe get a few book sales or some Amazon links. But if I owned the domian name of a mass murderer I would make sure its Whois protected just in case he comes round and wants it back!
     
  5. mkstromin

    mkstromin Power Member

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    Yup..listen to #sirgold

    He nailed it!