Month: February 2014

How to Buy an Old Domain: What to Check?

With number of algorithm updates from Google, the value of domain really matters a lot. If you are thinking to build a new website for your business and want it to rank over search engines then instead of registering for a new domain prefer to go for the one that is for sale. In this post I will pen down some resources and matrices to look for while buying an old and valued domain.

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Where Will You Find Expired Domains?

There are number of online tools that give you a list of expired domains with a lot of other matrices for evaluating its value. I have used almost all of them and found Moonsy the best one; it provides you lot of information about every listed domain for sale including its price, time left for sale/bid, Google PR, MOZ DA, internal pages with PR, and much more.

Every expired domain is either sold on a fix price by the owner or it is placed in auction for bidding; prefer to go for domains that give you an option of “buy now” if you have limited budget, as bidding over good domains usually costs a lot. (more…)