Archive for the ‘Domain Name Parking’ Category

SOPA Internet Piracy Laws Coming to Canada as BILL C-11 – Canadians Must Unite Against It

Monday, January 30th, 2012

Internet Police - SOPA , ACTA, Bill C-11
The big U.S media companies are at it again. This time they are striking Canada after trying to get SOPA approved in the United States, but met with lots of opposition from the internet community.

The large media companies however is also trying this in Europe with a law called ACTA, which is currently being protested by people in Europe. These laws do not serve anyone but the large corporations and give them too much power. The power to shut down websites for minor copyright infractions.

Making Money With Blogs and Micro-Sites Ever So Slowly

Thursday, December 24th, 2009

How to work from home

Since I started back in 2005 tinkering with designing web sites and placing affiliate links on the website, I have come a long way working my web business part-time.  It is now at the end of 2009, and soon 2010 and from a percentage perspective the business is now making almost twice its cost, about 90% profit, before taxes.

1and1 Raises Domain Name Prices in November, 2008

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

1and1 raises domain name pricesCurrently .com, .net, .us, .org, .info, .name, and .biz domains cost me $6.99 USD. However, this coming November which is only a few days away, 1and1 will be raising .com, .net, .us, .org, .info, .name, and .biz domain prices to $8.99 per year. That is a $2 difference, quite a bit…28.75% increase to be exact.

Apple Finally Gets Ownership of From Domain Owner

Tuesday, July 10th, 2007

A post on Paul Sloan “The Key” blog talks about Apple finally getting control or buying out the domain name Apparently, use to point to a website that had a bunch of ads on it that sold cell phones, however the website did not sell iPhones, go figure. It was probably a MFA (Made For Adsense) site.

Domain Tasting The Expensive Way – Recently Cancelled 53 Domain Names

Sunday, April 15th, 2007

by Das Brain

Domain TastingIf you are unfamiliar with the term “domain tasting” than this is the post or article will help shed some light on the subject. Basically, domain tasting is when an individual or a business purchases a large amount of domains and parks them right away to test to see if there is any traffic on the domain name and also to see if the traffic can be converted into clicks which generate revenue. The two things they are looking for is “type-in” traffic and high “click-through-ratio (CTR). If the domain names they register makes more than what the domain name cost, then they keep the domain names, however if they don’t then of course the obvious route is to cancel the domain names.

Stop, Don’t Register That Domain Name Yet Until You Read This!

Tuesday, February 20th, 2007

by Das Brain

Now getting back to the topic of making money on the internet. If are a newbie to internet businesses and you are thinking of registering domain names for the purpose of domain parking or buying / selling domain names this post or article is a must read. This post is basically a detailed story of my own experience with buying and selling domain names, including my big mistakes and what NOT to do when registering domain names.

3. Developing Micro Websites

Monday, February 5th, 2007

by Das Brain

This method of making money on the internet / online is one of my favourite methods. I currently do this with about 57 micro websites, but one thing you have to remember is that the domain names that the micro websites are built on must have type-in traffic. Type-in traffic is where web users type in the domain name like “” into the web browser URL field. Type-in traffic is also called direct navigation.

2. Parking Domain Names

Monday, February 5th, 2007

by Das Brain

For those of you out there who are not familiar with the domain monetization business, the term “domain parking” might sound funny. But, essentially that is exactly what it is, the domains are like parking lots on a busy city street where there is lots of traffic, and when a visitors comes by and pays, its like someone clicking on an ad. The domain makes money.

1. Buying And Selling Domain Names

Friday, February 2nd, 2007

by Das Brain

To have a presence on the internet the first thing any company or person must do is register a domain name. For example, if the company wants to sell sports watches.

The domain name is the foundation, that all other services is built upon.
- Websites and blogs can be built once a domain name is registered
- Email services can be created for a domain name
- PPC (Pay Per Click) domain parking sites can be set up for a domain
etc…. you get the idea.

Things To Think About Before Starting An Internet Business

Thursday, February 1st, 2007

by Das Brain

Before I start detailing each way of making money from the internet as listed in my previous post, I would first like say that it is hard work and definitely not a get rich quick scheme. It is more like the more time and effort you put into it, the more you can potentially make.

So, How Do You Make Money From The Internet?

Tuesday, January 30th, 2007

by Das Brain

I’m sure you are tired of hearing about my unexpected job situation, so I thought I change the topic and get right on with what this blog is supposed to be about…making money on the internet and financial market trading.

“So, How Do You Make Money From The Internet?”

For this post I am just going to list the various different ways you can make money from the web, however I will be following up with a detailed post for each method that is listed here.