Listings will not longer show as auctions in the registration path.
Last week someone emailed me asking for assistance buying a domain name. They told me they already tried to buy it after finding it was on auction at GoDaddy.
They let me know that it had a $250 starting price, so they placed a bid. Then the auction ended and it was relisted, and they placed another bid.
Anyone familiar with how Afternic listings integrate with GoDaddy knows that the domain was never really in an auction. Instead, it was a “make offer” listing and $250 was the minimum offer price.
This has caused confusion to countless GoDaddy customers. I get at least one or two emails a month from end users confused about the same thing. Click here to continue reading…