Mult-millionaire Rick Schwartz projects 40 of his hand-registered 2010 domains will rake in $4 million in next 10 yrs

Multi-millionaire domain investor Rick Scwhartz whose biggest publicly reported sale to date is Candy.com for $3M+Equity, revealed earlier today that he hand-registered nearly 3,000 (2,840 to be exact) domain names in 2010 - his most in a single year since he first started buying domain names in the … [Read more...]

$100MM Dollar Man, Rick Schwartz: Nine-figure domain name deal in the works

Rick Schwartz has inked some lucrative domain name sales, but as he wrote earlier today on his blog: "In the days ahead I will post about the seeds of my first NINE FIGURE deal.   Even 50% of the choir won’t see it or believe it. But at least they know not to laugh." Though it can't be confirmed … [Read more...]

On the heels of domain purchase, site makeover: Punchbowl.com acquires site Socializr.com

Matt Douglas, founder and CEO of Punchbowl, issued a press release this past week about the company's acquisition of Socializr.com, an event planning web site.  Punchbowl was in the news in September, after the company finally announced its purchase of the domain name Punchbowl.com from domain … [Read more...]

Domain King Rick Schwartz sells two more domains in the six figures, one hand registered for less $100

It's not often that Rick Schwartz sells a domain name or least shares the sale publicly.  Since the nineties, he has only sold a handful of names out of his portfolio of thousands.  But the total sales for those domains is in the millions.  The Domain King, who got his start in 1995, with the … [Read more...]