Domain registrations hint at Groupon launching a premium paid service

Groupon recently announced Groupon Rewards, a loyalty program offered at no cost to merchants who want to reward repeat customers. But now it appears the group buying giant might be launching a paid version of its deal-of-the-day services. On October 17, Groupon registered fourteen domains … [Read more...]

Reinvent’s Group buying site GoodNews.com heads to Edmonton

Kevin Ham and his staff at Reinvent have been staying busy the last couple years developing their network of domain names into independent businesses through their lab.  But the last week has been even busier for Reinvent's Kevin Ham, who is reported to have purchased ThreeWords.me, the viral web … [Read more...]

Looks like ‘Daily Deals’ site for college students just bought uscoop.com for $7,000

It looks like the privately held marketing business "U Scoop", which offers students up to 70% off cool new brands and the best things to do, eat, and see in their college towns, has purchased the domain name uscoop.com for $7,000 USD at Sedo's GreatDomains.  Obviously, it's just a guess since … [Read more...]

More group buying web sites, still more strange group buying domain names

Group buying sites are launching everywhere.  Tuango, Montreal's first group-buying site founded by Eduardo Mandri, is one of the latest entrants into the group buying market with a not-so-familiar name, but it's not the only one using a catchy domain to brand its business - there are plenty.  As … [Read more...]

Group buying is hot, just not the domain name: Groupbuying.com

Back in mid October I wrote about GroupBuying.com up for auction at T.R.A.F.F.I.C Miami with a reserve range of $100,000+ .  Although group buying is one of the hottest industries right now, the domain name didn't sell at auction.  As I also mentioned in the story - if one thing is certain, it’s … [Read more...]

Group Buying can make starting an online business, low-cost: with Domains and Development

If you haven't noticed by now, the Group Buying industry is continuing to heat up - and with the local city focus and websites with less-than-premium domain names ringing up business, it's an online industry that offers cheap entry to the smaller companies and individuals trying to get a piece of … [Read more...]

Own a built out geo domain? Why not try Group Buying as a service?

So you own a geo domain and are pressing ahead with development.  So why not add Group Buying as a service on your web site?  While loads of group buying start ups are showing up online, those companies and individuals who own built out geo domains can benefit from offering deails in the city or … [Read more...]

Kevin Ham has some competition from Vancouver Group-Buying startup, Grooster.com

Domain Guru turned Developer Kevin Ham who has been launching a number of businesses on his domain names like Vancouver.com and BlackFriday.com, has some competition for his latest group-buying venture, GoodNews.com -- and the competition is coming right out his his home city of Vancouver. The … [Read more...]

Good News, Get a chance to learn from the best in the Domain Industry, while getting paid

The chance to learn from the best in the Domain Industry while getting paid doesn't come along that often, so imagine if you had the opportunity to work for Kevin Ham while being paid a competitive salary, getting profit sharing and benefits, and working in a really sweet office in downtown … [Read more...]