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by Lee Hodgson - 2003-08-15 in Domain Names

This Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (the "Policy") has been adopted by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers ("ICANN"), is incorporated by reference into your Registr...

Considerations for Innocent Domain Name Owners
by Lee Hodgson - 2003-08-15 in Domain Names

The ICANN Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy ("UDRP") and the Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act ("ACPA") present grave risks to innocent domain name owners. This page offers some general comm...

How Secure Is Your Domain Name?
by Lee Hodgson - 2003-08-14 in Domain Names

Fancy playing Russian roulette with your online business? Of course not, but if you knew how insecure your domain name might be, you'd realize what a risk you were taking. Here are five potential sec...

Take Responsibility for Domain Renewals
by Lee Hodgson - 2003-08-14 in Domain Names

I'm sometimes contacted by site owners complaining their web site and e-mail has suddenly stopped working. Upon investigation, I often have devastating news for them: the domain name used to access t...

Give Domain Registration Information a Second Though
by Lee Hodgson - 2003-08-13 in Domain Names

Enter Honest and Complete Registration Information WHOIS data is very poorly protected by privacy laws, and is in fact available for any company to buy for $10,000 or less. So many people are tempted...

Domain Goldrush Part 4 - Expiring Domains Industry on Hold
by Lee Hodgson - 2003-08-12 in Domain Names

On the 10th August 2001, Verisign Inc., the company responsible for running the .com shared registry system, dropped a massive bomb-shell. They announced the immediate suspension of the "batch" relea...

Domain Goldrush Part 5 - Mother of All Drops
by Lee Hodgson - 2003-08-12 in Domain Names

As fast as Verisign Inc., the corporation that controls the .com shared registry, put the brakes on the expiring domains industry, it has taken them off again. They have announced a short-term techni...

.Biz Has Launched!
by Lee Hodgson - 2003-08-12 in Domain Names

After a variety of delays, the .biz domain name goes "live" today. From 00:00:01 EST November 7th, .biz names can be registered in real-time at domain registration sites across the Net....

Benefits of Free Paid Domain Parking
by Lee Hodgson - 2003-08-12 in Domain Names

Want to get paid to park your spare domains? Fancy knowing in real-time how many visitors these names receive? If you have answered yes to either of these questions, you should consider setting up you...

Domain Goldrush Part 3 - Wild Wild West
by Lee Hodgson - 2003-08-12 in Domain Names

The expiring domains goldrush, previously described in Part 1 of this series, is over - at least as far as the average domain speculator is concerned. As recently as six months ago anyone with a PC, ...

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