Archive for August, 2009

Yes, great domain names are still available…

Yes virginia there is a santa claus when it comes to great domain names still being available. I’m surprised each day at some of the amazing domain names that are still available. There are many ways to search for domain names – you can do the domain name lookup on our web site using the little form at the top-right hand corner of each of our pages on or use the many other tools that are out there for researching domain name availability.

Also, keep in mind that there are thousands of new domain names being registered each day and hundreds more that are also expiring as people either forgot to renew their names or didn’t want them anymore. This is a great way to snap up a domain name that is both unique and also usually comes with a history of search engine ranking status. The domain names that have expired and have top rankings usually get snapped up automatically by some of the bogus search engine sites that then display an automatic “sponsored” search page on which they hope to cash in on the previous domain name site’s popularity. However in many cases these domain names are usually released back into the available pile for people to register without having to physically buy the domain from someone else (usually for hundreds of extra dollars). (more…)