GoDaddy Auctions helped sell over 35,000 domain names last month.
GoDaddy Auction’s monthly market report is out, and it is reporting 35,209 sales for January. This preliminary number is typically adjusted upward later in the month.
Here are the top ten sales from last month, some of which have already been reported in the company’s weekly sales lists:
myanmar.org $20,000 – purchased by MAHA Business Group in Myanmar/Burma
fia.org $18,000 – purchased by Futures Industry Association
lcloud.com $13,700 – purchased by Lithium Technologies in San Francisco
53% of sales were auction format, 45% were “Buy Now”, and the remainder of sales were through negotiation.
“Online” was the most common word found in domain names sold on the platform. Other popular words include blog, home, free and best.