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.