Domain name sales have eased their way into 2014 with the top reported sale in the first week of 2014 being ia.ca, selling for C$63,000 ($58,590) through ExcellentDomains.ca.
Second was the catchy, to a non-Chinese pair of ears, xiaoxiao.com, selling for $51,688 through NameJet while onbroadway.com came in third selling for a very nice $50,000 through DomainPortfolioServices.
It was a good week for NameJet, taking out 11 of the top 20 sales, while GoDaddy/Afternic took out four and in a very quiet week for Sedo, they were responsible for two sales.
On the TLD side of things, .com took out 18 places on the top 20 chart, while there was one each for .ca and .org.
To check out Domain Name Journalâs complete list of top reported sales for the week ending 5 January, go to dnjournal.com/archive/domainsales/2014/20140115.htm.