The trouble with being a parking company

Part 12 of this series of articles by Michael Gilmour on his WhizzBang blog looks at domain parking companies. He believes there should be a saying, “Parking, damned if you don’t, damned if you do….”. This is definitely the cast for domain parking companies that are under pressure from multiple directions and now most recently standards and transparency.

The article says in Michael’s experience, it has been shown that parking companies have either embraced, been silent or have actively worked against the introduction to standards. The reasons for these reactions are sound and are typically self serving (which is not wrong!). So Michael shares a story about a friend and his experience with one particular parking company.

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