Author Archives: Trish Leighton

SnapNames Acquires Backorderzone.com

Domain aftermarket powerhouse SnapNames, in conjunction with its parent company Web.com, recently finalized a deal to purchase BackorderZone.com and its Registrars in an effort to further enhance its already-powerful drop catching services. In addition to the domain name BackorderZone.com, SnapNames purchased 42 ICANN Accredited Registrars to be utilized for acquiring deleting names on the Drop.

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Big News: SnapNames Chosen as Exclusive Partner for DomCollect Domain Inventory

SnapNames is pleased to announce a new partnership with DomCollect International GmbH, one of the largest domain portfolio holders in the world. Established in 2005, DomCollect is a subsidiary of SEDO and has made a name for itself by acquiring premium generic domains that are highly sought-after due to their targeted traffic history and brandable

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What is The Drop?

In trying to fully understand the domain aftermarket, and where SnapNames fits in, one must understand the Drop. SnapNames dominates this part of the industry and was one of the first companies to get involved in grabbing domain names as they are deleted. It would be accurate to say that SnapNames pioneered dropcatching and opened

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