Domain Squatting

Cybersquatting (also known as domain squatting), according to the United States federal law known as the Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act, is registering, trafficking in, or using a domain name with bad faith intent to profit from the goodwill of a trademark belonging to someone else. The cybersquatter then offers to sell the domain to the person or company who owns a trademark contained within the name at an inflated price.The term is derived from "squatting", which is the act of occupying an abandoned or unoccupied space or building that the squatter does not own, rent, or otherwise have permission to use.
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  • How Liz Eswein became the most influential person on Instagram

    … departments of Condé Nast publications W and Women’s Wear Daily, knew that a few hundred dollars was far less than what brands paid for spreads in glossy fashion magazines. And if an Instagram account has several hundred thousand followers, then it should demand the same amount of money from brands as a magazine with a similar circulation, she thought…

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