It’s now 6 weeks in a row where 6-figure domain name sales have topped the Domain Name Journal chart of top reported sales, with 2018 beginning where 2017 finished. Topping the chart was dxb.com which sold for $220,000 through Sharjil Saleem/Ali Rajpoot. DXB is the Dubai airport code, although the domain name is used for “Dubai of Blockchain”.
Coming in second and third was publica.com and talk.show which sold for $75,000 and $50,000 through Sedo and in a private sale respectively.
On the top level domain side of things there were 18 .com sales in the top 22 (a 3-way tie for 20th) with one each for .show, .net, .de and .co. On the aftermarket side of things there were 14 through Sedo and 5 through Sedo.
To check out the Domain Name Journal chart of top reported sales for the week ending 7 January, go to: