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New social networks and new domains, the perfect match

Last week, we highlighted several ways that big brands and enterprises are using our new gTLDs in innovative ways. These companies have the infrastructure and resources...

Rightside and Donuts Announce the Early Termination of the HSR Waiting Period

KIRKLAND, Wash., July 7, 2017 — Rightside Group, Ltd. (NASDAQ:NAME) and Donuts Inc. today announced that the waiting period was terminated early by the...

How brands are using our TLDs

Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods for $14 billion last month was big news, both for the grocery and technology industries. The sale had an...

Rightside and Donuts Announce Definitive Merger Agreement

Donuts to Acquire Rightside for $10.60 Per Share in Cash Transaction Valued at Approximately $213 Million KIRKLAND, Wash., June 14, 2017 – Rightside Group, Ltd. (NASDAQ:NAME) and Donuts Inc., a...

DomainSpotting: Personal Branding with new TLDs

Many businesses are founded with little more than an idea for a product or service. The brand—which is to say, the business’ name (and...

Donuts Thanks Richard Tindal

by Bruce Jaffe, Donuts CEO Today, Richard Tindal, one of Donuts’ four co-founders, announced his retirement from the company. For over a year, I’ve had...

No doubt about it, SEO.Consulting knows SEO

We’ve seen study after study confirming that new TLDs can rank just as highly as legacy domains in search engine results. But it always...

Donuts Inc. Bolsters Leadership and Appoints Bruce Jaffe as Chief Executive Officer

Donuts Inc. Bolsters Leadership and Appoints Bruce Jaffe as Chief Executive Officer Paul Stahura assumes new full-time role as Executive Chair, while John Pollard joins...

This Marketing Agency Seized a Business Name That Travels Far With Clients

Mya Surrency’s job is a virtual merry-go-round of travel. Over the course of her career, she’s produced marketing programs and events for tourism boards across...

Premium Domains: A Comparison.

Premium domains get a bad rap sometimes. You’ll pay $5 for a cup of coffee, but a domain name that costs $50? Somehow, that...

Building a Business from the ‘Grounds’ Up

It’s no insult to equate Suyog Mody and Anu Menon’s business to a hill of beans. That’s because this husband and wife are co-founders of...