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    • Web.com Acquires Acquisio, Adding to Its Suite of Small Business Products

      Web.com Acquires Acquisio, Adding to Its Suite of Small Business Products November 1, 2017 by Peter Krasilovsky Leave a Comment Filed Under: News Web.com announced today that it is acquiring the assets of Montreal-based Acquisio and adding them to its growing stable of small business digital products.

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  • ICANN expects to lose 750 registrars in the next year

    … the ownership of just three companies — Web.com (Namejet and SnapNames), Pheenix, and TurnCommerce (DropCatch.com). These companies lay out millions of dollars on accreditation fees in order to game ICANN rules and get more connections to registries — mainly Verisign’s .com. More connections gives them a greater chance of quickly registering…

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  • #SFSNYC: SMB DIY — Is Local Getting Closer to Solving the Self-Serve Conundrum?

    … discuss the problems and needs particular to their businesses. “There’s no such thing as a small business when trying to reach a small business,” said Steven Aldrich, CPO of GoDaddy. “It’s a person.” Accordingly, digital marketers hoping to work with small businesses “need to love the idea that you’re going to spend time talking to each person…

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  • Web.com in takeover talks – report

    … Kevin Murphy, May 26, 2017, 09:06:08 (UTC), Domain Registrars Web.com is in talks to be acquired by private equity firms, according to a report. Reuters reported last night that the registrar said the talks were “early stage” and that there was no guarantee of a deal. Web.com is of course home to Network Solutions, Register.com…

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  • Nigger.com returned to NAACP after expiration prompts $10,000 auction

    … lackadaisical attitude to them over the last few years. Not only did it accidentally allow the names to expire, but DomainTools and Archive.org captures show that the associated web sites had been compromised repeatedly since late 2014. Every capture since late 2014 shows taunting, racist messages from the hackers, at least one of which associated himself with troll group the “Gay Nigger Association of America”. Tweet Tagged: auction, expiration, naacp, namejet, nigger.com, web.com …

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  • Web.com policy exec moves to ICANN

    … Domain industry veteran Jennifer Gore is to become ICANN’s new director of registrar relations. She takes over the role from Mike Zupke, who I gather is leaving ICANN, from next Monday. She will report to Cyrus Namazi in ICANN’s Global Domains Division. Gore was most recently senior director of policy at Web.com, a role she held for over…

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  • Openings and New Hires at Adelphic, ClickBank, Web.com

    … Openings and New Hires at Adelphic, ClickBank, Web.com July 1, 2016 by Geoff Michener Leave a Comment Filed Under: Movers & Shakers Every two weeks, Geoff Michener covers some of the latest job changes taking place in this dynamic industry. Please send him a message via LinkedIn if you’d like to share any job changes. (Plus, scroll down…

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  • Openings and New Hires at AOL, Swirl, Web.com

    … Network. The hire comes a year after Swirl raised $18M in venture capital in 2015. Web.com Job Appointments After Yodle Acquisition After acquiring Yodle, Web.com has been busy moving leadership structurure: Angela Dunham is now Senior Vice President of Program Management & Sales and Service Operations. Before the acquisition she was SVP…

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  • Web.com acquires dozens of registrars from Rightside

    … Web.com has acquired dozens of registrars from rival/partner Rightside, seemingly to boost the success rate of its SnapNames domain drop-catching business. I’ve established that at least 44 registrars once managed by Rightside/eNom have moved to the Web.com stable in recent weeks, and that might not even be the half of it. All…

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  • LBMA Podcast: Web.com, Alibaba, and Zuckerberg on Oculus OS

    … LBMA Podcast: Web.com, Alibaba, and Zuckerberg on Oculus OS February 26, 2016 by Asif Khan Leave a Comment Filed Under: On Location Welcome to This Week in Location Based Marketing, a weekly video podcast from the Location Based Marketing Association. On the show: Poster in motion for the film Creative Control; Web.com acquired Yodle; Alibaba…

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