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20th Century Fox among domain name buyers.
Some recognizable brands made domain name purchases at Afternic last week. Here’s the end user sales list.
IMF.com sold for $27,000. Although the whois is protected by a privacy service, the domain now forwards to imf-formacion.com, the web site of Instituto Madrileo de Formacin.
PayHere Payment Services Ltd bought PayHere.net for $3,900. The domain was sold by Tucows’ YummyNames. Marchex owns the .com version.
A guy named Simon Wilson bought SimonW.com for $2,000.
Kansas Leadership Center, a civic leadership development organization, bought ForTheCommonGood.com for $1,888.
Irish marketing company Mace Promotions, which uses MacePromotions.ie, went global with MacePromotions.com for $1,256.
American Plumbing Professionals in Tunnel Hill, Georgia picked up AmericanPlumbing.com for $3,500. This is shorter than its current AmericanPlumbingPros.com domain name.
Supplements company Great HealthWorks bought GAWorks.com for $1,925.
Pacific Dental Services in Irvine paid $2,300 for Smile4.com.
Astis Mittens, maker of some funny looking mittens, shortened from AstisMittens.com to Astis.com for $2,000.
Paladin Medical, Inc. bought PaladinTransfers.com for $1,395.
Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau bought VisitAugusta.com for $1,800.
Tube Technology, maker of The Best Closet Organizer, bought EZShelf.com for $1,195.
Red Ventures bought another domain, TVProviders.com, for $3,388.
Twentienth Century Fox – aka 21st Century Fox – bought FoxHD.com for $3,500.
Prestige Boot Camp Ltd bought BootCampTV.com for $4,288. They do not own BookCamp.tv, which is listed for sale for $3,000.
Pharmaceutical advertising firm Juice Pharma bought JuicePulp.com for $5,600.
Superior Tank Co., Inc. in California paid $1,000 for BoltedSteelTanks.com.
Candy company Spangler, maker of Dum Dums, Saf-T-Pops, and Spangler Candy Canes, bought BusinessCandy.com for $1,000.
Insurance Incorporated in Nashville bought InsuranceIncorporated.com for $1,900. It uses the domain InsuranceInc.net.
Ohio Appalachian Business Council bought APEG.com for $3,666. That stands for Appalachian Partnership for Economic Growth.
Interior design studio Millwright Design bought Millwright.net for $1,400.
Fulfillment Service Inc. bought the plural of its existing domain eFulfillmentservice.com for $4,588.
The educational game Space Race bought SpaceRacers.org for $1,200.
Consumers Mutual Insurance of Michigan upgraded from .org to .com with ConsumersMutual.com for $4,188.
Another upgrade came courtesy of Auto Technology Company, which went from AutoTechnology.net to AutoTechnology.com for $3,000.
PHHP Group Sdn Bhd bought PHHP.com for $4,888. It uses the ccTLD PHHP.com.my.
The owner of Caribbean-Financial.com bought CaribbeanFinance.com for $2,240.
Package design and customized product company CustomFormed Products bought PersonalizedPackaging.com for $1,288.
Law firm Da Vinci Partners bought another domain, Globalpatents.com, for $2,500.
San Antonio co-working/startup center Geekdom bought FoundersVillage.com for $3,300.
Combine World Inc. bought CombineWorld.net for $1,277. It already owns the .com.
OpsTel Service bought Opstel.com for $1,250.
Legal Services Corporation, a non-profit formed by the U.S. Government, bought LegalServices.org for $6,000.
The City of Charlotte, North Carolina bought CLTairport.net for $3,000. It already owns the .com.
Gang Alternative Inc, which is launching a site at MyGangAlternative.com soon, bought Myga.org for $1,088.
Yang’s Martial Arts Association, which already owns YMAA.com, bought YMAA.org for $1,988.
PublicLight USA, which sells and rents LED furniture, bought PublicLight.com for $2,880.
Lifetime Fitness bought LCMedical.com for $1,988.
Electronic Arts among the big name buyers at Sedo last week.
Sedo had some big sales last week, including Moms.com for $252,000. The whois record for Moms.com still shows Sedo, so we don’t yet know how bought the domain. Here are some of Sedo’s other end user sales last week.
Electronic Arts bought BF4.com for $9,000, which is short for its Battlefield 4 game.
Australian wedding site EasyWeddings.com.au bought EasyWeddings.co.uk for $1,250.
Spy equipment site Spy.bg bought Spy.eu for 1,500 GBP.
Local World Limited, publisher of the Nottingham Post, bought NottinghamPost.com for 850 GBP.
Ticket To Heaven A/S, which runs clothing site Ticket Outdoor, bought t2h.com for $4,001.
Australian company Global Pumps bought GlobalPumps.com for $1,999. It uses the .com.au version of this.
Red Ventures bought another domain – FloridaHomeSecurity.com – for $899.
Consulting firm Olive Grove Consulting bought TheOliveGrove.com for $1,000.
Brazilian fabrics and packaging company Évora, which recently changed its name from Petropar, bought Evora.com for $94,000.
ChatThreads, which measures how brand interactions lead to purchases, bought Purchased.com for $X.
Buyers include two public companies.
Here is a list of end user domain sales through the Afternic platform last week.
Onesta Restaurant Consultants paid $1,488 for RestaurantAdvisors.com
Ottawa landscaping company Instant Lawns bought InstantLawns.com for $3,500 to go with its InstantLawns.ca domain name.
Online fundraising service YouCaring.com paid $1,500 for HeroPages.com
Event and travel company Wyndham Jade bought RoomLogic.com for $1,500.
Documentary film maker Lone Wolf Documentary Group bought LoneWolfMedia.com for $1,600. It’s web address is LoneWolfDG.com.
Now this was a much needed upgrade: SSP Stainless Steel Fittings has been using MySSPUSA.com. It just bought MySSP.com for $1,395.
The owner of QuizGroup.ru went global with QuizGroup.com for $2,795.
Marketing company Red Ventures, which is no stranger to the domain aftermarket, bought CaliforniaHomeSecurity.com for $1,088.
Health insurance technology company Connecture bought SimplyHealth.org for $3,477.
Product sourcing company Logic Source paid $1,032 for SmarterSourcing.com.
Kansas City concrete company Artistic Concrete Surfaces bought ArtisticConcreteSurfaces.com for $1,288. It has been using KansasCityConcrete.com, which is a great domain.
Integrated Card Service picked up MerchantServiceSolutions.com for $1,288.
The University of Tennessee bought OnMyOwn.org for $1,788. I bet it’s for this.
Hansens Bakery Inc baked RyeBreads.com for $1,200.
Genesco, the $1.5 billion company behind Journey’s, Dockers Footwear, and Hat World, paid $1,675 for YourJourneys.com.
The owner of TheEditLab.com bought EditLab.com for $1,500.
Mayors Against Illegal Guns bought DemandAction.com for $3,888. It has been using DemandaPlan.org/com for one of its campaigns.
Work incentives/gamification company Hoopla Software bought SalesContests.com for $1,097.
Go Green Enterprises Inc, which owns PlumbersStock.com, bought SWPlumbing.com for $X.
Tech PR company Vantage Communications bought VantagePR.com. That’s a lot better than its hyphenated PR-Vantage.com domain.
eGain Communications Corp, which sells collaboration tools, bought eGain.org for $2,588. It’s web address is eGain.com and the company has a market cap of about $200 million.
The Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation has been using SaveOurLake.org to get the word out. Now it owns SaveOurCoast.com for just $1,095.
SpecialCare Hospital Management Corporation paid $1,188 for SpecialCare.net.
Princeton and others make end user domain purchases.
Before jumping in to the regular report, Jason Davis brought my attention to a sale that recently closed at GoDaddy. Jobing.com, which owns Recruiting.com, bought Onboarding.com for $20,000. The sale took place at GoDaddy.
Concierge Auctions, LLC bought RanchAuctions.com for $2,088.
K. Simon Construction, a roofing company, bought DallasRoofingContractors.com for $2,488.
All Generations Home Care dropped the hyphen in its web address, buying AllGenerations.com for $1,000.
iPad case maker GripCase made a big domain improvement, going from Gripcase-USA.com to just GripCase.com for $3,000.
Ranger Design Inc., maker of van equipment, bought RangerDesign.com for $3,477 and RangerEquipment.com for $2,877. Its main web address is RangerDesignInc.com.
Red Ventures, which recently bought WirelessPhones.com for $70,000, paid $1,400 for CaptainCourage.com.
Seattle gaming company Zombie Studios bought Zcure.com for $2,088. The company owns the killer domain Zombie.com.
Rwanda Works, which works with Rwadan health care centers, bought AccessProject.com for $1,000
Dating site Plenty of Fish bought InOurPrime.com for $1,588.
The owner of Social.tv bought GearWeek.com for $1,150.
Seattle’s StartupCity was back to purchase StartupEDU.com for $1,200.
Braintree, an online payments service, bought UniversalCheckout.com for $1,577.
Princeton University has purchased Datami.com for $1,000. The domain name forwards to http://scenic.princeton.edu/datami/, but there’s nothing on that page at the time of writing.
The company behind Mosquito Magnet traps has purchased the UK domain name mosquitomagnet.co.uk for 1,700 EUR.
The owner of ProofreadingServices.us upgraded to ProofreadingServices.com for $4,500.
Car rental company Enterprise bought EnterpriseUAE.com for $1,595.
The owner of RXEye.net upgraded to RXeye.com for $6,500.
Web giant and consulting firm buy aftermarket domains.
Here are 18 notable domain sales over the past week involving end users. All sales are at Afternic unless otherwise noted.
A DNW reader wrote it to to me they sold GetCube.com for $2,500 to point-of-sale-on-an-iPad startup Cube.
Future Mobility Healthcare Inc, which owns Future-Mobility.com, dropped the hyphen for $1,500.
Nautilus Marine Corp also shortened its URL, going from nautilusmarinecorp.com to NautilusCorp.com for $1,488.
Retail business software company Raymark bought RetailHost.com for $1,450.
The owner of cottonbluesms.com bought CottonBlues.com for $1,000.
Iowa roofing company Bakeris Roofing paid $1,500 for IowaRoof.com. Good move, especially since Bakeris isn’t very easy to remember and spell.
Non-profit GreatSchools Inc., owner of GreatSchools.org, bought GreatKids.org for $2,000.
Direct sales company Red Ventures paid $70,000 for WirelessPhones.com. It’s worth noting that WirelessPhone.com (singular) sold for $355,000 back in 2006. More on the sale here.
Law firm Gary L. Brooks & Associates bought CertifiedLawyer.com for $3,388.
Bobby Goldstein Productions, Inc, the producers of the Cheaters TV show, bought CyberBullies.com for $2,000.
IAC/Interactive Corp (NASDAQ: IACI) bought Cardify.com for $2,500 at Sedo. Not sure what they plan to do with it.
Human resources consulting company Intuitive HR bought CorporateEducation.com for $3,000 and InuitiveLearning.com for $1,860.
Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse, which just closed on $8.1 million for its Accelerator Fund, bought AcceleratorFund.com for $2,000.
The world’s most prestigious management consulting company, McKinsey & Co, bought Pobos.com for $9,255. POBOS is the name for its Pharma Operations Benchmarking practice.
Columbia Bank in New Jersey paid $3,500 for CBNJ.com. Get it?
Members Health Insurance Company picked up MHInsurance.com for $1,928.50.
The Optical Society bought OpticsChina.com for $2,277.
Chamber Master, which provides software to chambers of commerce, bought CommunityZone.com MemberZone.com for $1,500 each at Sedo.