I don’t see much potential for emoji domains in .ws.
Over the weekend I wrote about ICANN’s Security and Stability Advisory Committee (SSAC) giving a 👎 to the use of emoticons in domain names.
This inevitably led to some questions about what I think about emoji domain names.
From an investment standpoint, I think you’re probably wasting your money on them. I know that the handful of people who have already invested in these domain names will disagree. And I’m certainly willing to listen to the other side. But I think there’s a short list of emoji domains that could have value, and only in limited circumstances.
Here’s why I think emoji domains have limited upside: Click to continue reading…