10 Things You Need To Know About Domaining Industry In 2019

Domaining Industry is so exciting! If you look at it from the business point of view. You’ll discover certain facts in this article that will create your mindset that why domain investing is a great source of your regular income. So, let’s move ahead and discuss some facts that will make you agreeable that Domain Name Investing can be a legit source to make money online.

1. Unbelievable Return On Investment (ROI)

Domaining Industry is a place where you can see the unbelievable return on investment in domain sales where domains are bought for very cheap amount suppose for just $10 and sold in thousands of dollars in the Aftermarket such as Flippa, Sedo, Afternic, Godaddy etc..

Let’s take an example of a Domain Investor Mike Mann: Founder of fabulous cloud corporations Phone.com, DomainMarket.com and his recent domain sales give you the exact figure to prove this point.

  • ContractorSelect.com sold for $29,888. Purchased on 3/23/07 for only $20
  • ChooseLife.org sold for $8500. Purchased on  2/21/05 in $350
  • VikingExploration.com sold for $19,888. Purchased on 9/6/10 for only $12

Based on these sale example you can see that Mike Mann has realize an ROI of 5,977.6% on the domain sale which is so surprising.

2. Amazing Sales History

Since the beginning of 20th century,  plentiful domains are sold for millions of dollar and are now converted into considerable successful brands. Let’s have a look at the record of sales derived from (Namebio domain tool and data)    

Here are the details of a few domain sales with the price, date, and venue. You can see how much the domains are worth for the people who want to establish brand by using domain.

3. Inspirational Success Stories

Many domain investors in the industry are working as full time buying and selling domain names for profit and have build up massive success with their sales and a large portfolio of amazing domains.

Let’s move further with the domain investing journey of Victor Paez, a domainer from Houston, Texas area, own 100’s of domains and his portfolio including some great domains such as :


And hundreds more.

He started buying domains in the year 2005. His journey started when he read an article in the magazine Business 2.0 (no longer in production) and sold (58) 3-Letter .co’s, sold (18) 4-Letter (Chinese Premium) .com’s even before they were in trend.

4. Start-Off With Very Low Investment

If you want to start investing it is a very low-cost investment opportunity in the beginning. If you want to learn basics of buying a domain name in first-hand market like Godaddy for only $10 or you can buy an expired domains for just $5. You can use expireddomains.net domain tool to look for a resourceful domain as an investment.

5. Guidance From Experienced Investors

Domaining is an industry full of experts and experienced investors who are already successful in   buying and selling domain names and are happy to help you in your investing journey. 

You can also choose (online learning platforms) such as Namepros: Domain Investors Forum where you can ask questions, resolve your doubts and share your experience in the field of domaining.

6. Availability Of Online Training Courses

Although, there are lots of online learning materials available for domain investing such as e-books, video courses,  youtube videos etc.. But, I recommend you to must try dnacademy online training course by Michael Cyger: Publisher at domainsherpa.com

What will you learn in the course?

  • Introduction to domain names
  • Domain name keywords
  • Valuation Metrics
  • Valuation Tools
  • Domain Name Valuation tutorial
  • Buying and Selling Domain Names
  • Running your business

7.Work From Home Opportunity

In this fast running era, people are changing their preferences and are looking for home based online opportunity to earn their living along with spending time with their family. Domain investing is a business which can be done by sitting at home with a laptop and internet connection and even a non-technical person can do it setting his/her own flexible hours of working.

8. Must For Any Brand’s Online Presence

The reason why most popular brands are ready to invest a very large amount of money in domain names because it is must for their online presence. A powerful and good domain helps in increasing their brand value and search volume on platforms like google search engine gives them the opportunity to get their brand on the top of the search results.

9. Can Be A Passive Income Source

If you are planning to choose domain name investing as a primary source of your income which many successful domainers are already doing and are deriving four, five and even six-figure with full-time work in buying and selling domain names.

10. Help You Connect With People Worldwide

By continuously engaging in domain industry you can connect with people all over the world and can buy and sell domain names with them. This opens the doors of new opportunities for you.

(Domain tools) such as whois, Linkedin can help you in doing this efficiently and increase your reach to the specific group of people whom you want to target and want to add in your network.


The 10 points discussed in this article have proven why domaining industry is so exciting! and why you should give it a try.

I hope this article was helpful  and inspirational for you if you are seeking to enter into domaining industry.

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