Select.com topped the Domain Name Journal list of top reported sales in the week ending 12 May, selling for $120,000 in a sale that was part private sale, part brokered by Domain Holdings. The sale marked the seventh week in a row a six-figure sale has topped the charts. The domain name was originally purchased for $10,000.
The next three spots on the chart were closely fought, with a tie between fashionweeks.com and freebackup.com for second place. The domains were sold for $45,000 by OptimoDomains and Afternic respectively. Zoozoo.com came in fourth, selling for $44,000 through DomainNameSales.
From the sales outlets side of things, Sedo had a hand in five sales, but they were easily outdone by DomainNameSales who had a hand in nine sales, while Afternic had a hand in four sales.
And on the TLD side of things, there were 19 .com sales on the chart and the only other in the top 20 was a .org sale.
To check out the complete Domain Name Journal list of reported sales for the week ending 12 May, go to: