Another day, another series of domain name article is major publications.
The front page of today’s The Wall Street Journal covers the .xxx debate. It’s a fascinating story discussing the US Department of Commerce role in influencing decisions about the controversial domain name.
USA Today has a story titled “Domain names become premium Web real estate“. It discusses Amy Schrier, who sold Blue.com for $500,000. She bought the domain for $65,000 in 2002. The USAToday article is a high level general article about domain investment.
With every new article like this, especially ones in consumer publications like USA Today, a flood of newbies trying to get in on the game. As a word of warning to newbies looking for a quick buck, read these two posts: