Category Archives: Domain Investing

Epik.com At NamesCon

Attending NamesCon this week?   Stop by the Epik hospitality booth in the exhibitor area  

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In the Land of the Blind the one-eyed man is King

Truth be told:  a growing number of Professional Domainers are nervous about the launch of new gTLDs.   The official party line I hear from many domainers is something along the lines of “this too shall pass”.  However in private, now that .ANYTHING is fast becoming a reality, there are signs of tension among professional domainers, […]

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gTLDs at Epik: The Sun is About to Rise

Today the world has about two dozen generic top-level domains (gTLDs) including the popular ones (.com, .net, .org) as well as lesser known ones such as .mobi and .tel. Over time, 200+ country codes TLDs (ccTLDs) were created for all countries, e.g. .ca for Canada or .jp for Japan. When the addressing convention for the […]

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Epik’s Next Chapter: The Future of Domain Name Asset Management

Epik has been a pioneer in the area of developing domain names into income-producing intellectual property assets — a role which continues to this day and which has been chronicled both on this blog and elsewhere.  Now that summer has ended, it seems an appropriate time for a review of our continuing efforts to develop […]

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The “Give a Sh** Factor”

One of the people that has been making the rounds lately in the financial media is a hedge fund manager named Kyle Bass of Hayman Capital.   The guy is often on the right side of the trade, particularly when it comes to his bets in credit markets — notably mortgage-backed securities in 2008 and now […]

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As predicted, the price of silver has continued to rocket.   The story is being chronicled in near real-time by ZeroHedge, Max Keiser and Turd Ferguson.   Silver is up a whopping 22% in the last 30 days. A massive short squeeze appears to be under way and picking up a head of steam into the March […]

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I just returned from an excellent DomainFest 2011 in Santa Monica. Hats off to the Oversee team who continue to set the standard for the Industry. During the conference I had an opportunity to meet with an institutional investor that is already working with Epik. This Hong Kong based investor has significant pedigree in institutional […]

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The weather in Miami is perfect and the pre-bidding for SwapFest is heating up. One bidder has already submitted more than 100 pre-bids. With more than 5,000 auction lots in this SwapFest, there is something for everyone. Whether you are attending SwapFest-Miami or not, Pre-bidding for SwapFest is a good strategy. Here is why. Pre-bidding […]

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The theme of Domain Names as an investment asset class was covered at length in the opening presentation at Epik DevCon last month.  It also led to some good discussions, offline and online.  What I think many Domain Investors don’t fully comprehend is the notion of a “tipping point”, i.e. when suddenly, a generation of […]

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Epik Developers are having success.  A growing number of them are expanding their portfolios to the point that the investment level in domains and portals becomes material.  This post discusses 4 case studies of individuals who are building big-time without breaking the bank. Volume Pricing – Kenny Hartog The story of Kenny’s success on the […]

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