Moniker.com Unveils Complete Auction Inventory for Its Two Live Domain Auctions at T.R.A.F.F.I.C. New York 2008
–Simple, well-defined domain names up for auction are key to boosting search engine performance and extending brandâs reach–
Moniker.com (www.moniker.com), an Oversee.net company and provider of Domain Asset ManagementÂ® services, today released the official catalogue of premium domains available for purchase at its Live and Extended Online Domain Auctions during the T.R.A.F.F.I.C. New York domain conference next week.
Following rigorous selection process, more than 200 premier generic and brandable domain names were selected for auction on Thursday, September 25 at 3 p.m. EDT (noon PDT) at the New York Marriott, Brooklyn Bridge, in New York. Additionally, Moniker will host a live domain auction on the opening night, September 23 at 7:30 p.m. EDT (4:30 p.m. PDT).Â The opening night auction will feature a mix of premium domains and includes a selection of hand-picked names from the private collection of T.R.A.F.F.I.C. conference founders Rick Schwartz an d Howard Neu. The remaining 2,000 domains in the catalogue will be available for bidding in the extended online auction running September 25 through October 2.
These auctions provide a unique opportunity for professionals in the brand marketing, intellectual property, internet marketing and website hosting industries. Many of the domains included in the catalogue have not been available for purchase in more than 10 years.
Selected live auction lots are listed below, with complete catalogue available at the Moniker Domain Auction Headquarters.
T.R.A.F.F.I.C Opening Night Live Auction:
- FunniestComedians.com (portfolio of 8 domains)
Moniker Premium Live Domain Auction:
- Celibate.com, Celibacy.com
- CreditCheck.com, FreeCreditCheck.com
Multiple Bidding Opportunities Available
Registered T.R.A.F.F.I.C. NYC attendees are automatically eligible to attend both live auctions. Bidders not attending the live auction in person can place bids online through SnapNames Liveâ¢, an integrated live and online auction platform developed by SnapNamesÂ®, another Oversee.net company. Interested bidders may also submit an absentee bid form to the auctioneer, or sign up for telephone proxy bidding. Those wishing to attend the Premium auction on Thursday, Sept 25, in person, but are not available for the entire conference, may purchase a one-day pass for $795.
The extended online auction will also be hosted on the SnapNames auction platform, and will run for a full week starting Thursday, September 25 and closing Thursday, October 2 at 12:15 p.m. PDT (3:15 p.m. EDT).
To learn more about bidding options for this event, see a complete list of rules and procedures for all Moniker auctions or review all live and online domain auctions throughout the year, visit the Domain Auction page on the Moniker website at www.moniker.com/auction. Bidders may also contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call (800) 688-6311.
Domain Name Financing Available
Moniker has contracted with Domain Capital for Domain Capital to offer financing on domain purchases made at the auction. More information is available at email@example.com.
About Oversee’s Aftermarket and Registrar Division
Led by Monte Cahn, Oversee’s Aftermarket and Registrar Division, through MonikerÂ® and SnapNamesÂ®, offers businesses and individual investors a complete array of Domain Asset ManagementÂ® services to protect and grow the value of their internet domain names. Services include name creation, registration, acquisition, portfolio management, appraisal and escrow services as well as after-market sales and live auctions. Oversee provides a single point of contact over the entire life cycle of domain ownership, including name procurement, management, monetization and sales.
Moniker is a top 10 domain registrar and an industry pioneer who introduced the concept of live domain auctions and the industry’s first domain appraisal formula. SnapNames operates the largest auction of expired and deleting domain names and gives its customers exclusive first access to the world’s largest inventory of high-traffic, brand-able and investment-grade domain names every day. For more information, visit www.snapnames.com and www.moniker.com.
Founded in 2000 by Lawrence Ng and Fred Hsu, Oversee.net is a technology-driven online marketing solutions company, with two primary divisions – Oversee Domain Services and Oversee Marketing Services. Headquartered in Los Angeles with offices in Portland, Oregon, and Pompano Beach, Florida, the company has over 200 employees. Some of Oversee’s key brands include SnapNamesÂ®, MonikerÂ®, DomainSponsor â¢, LowFares.comâ¢, Low.comâ¢ and IdentityTheft.comâ¢. Please visit oversee.net.