Emoji is the language of now. Driven by the rise of mobile internet usage the use of emojis has exploded in popularity with people using them in their conversations on social media, messaging platforms and beyond. Emoji domain names have been around for many years but it wasn't until our friends at GoDaddy launched a search engine for … Continue reading The🥇platform for Punycode. Efty 💘Emoji.
When we launched Efty we kicked off with an extensive list of categories users could assign to their domains and to list them under on their marketplace sites. The list was based on a wide range of categories we sourced from some of the well-known domain name marketplaces and we thought it would be sufficient. But … Continue reading From Emoji to Blockchain: 22 new Marketplace categories + matching For-Sale landing pages.
Building a product that people love isn't easy, there’s no doubt about that. It takes most start-ups a long time and a lot of money and even then, most of them fail to ever hit product/market fit. For this very reason, we were very excited when we launched our beta and real domain name investors … Continue reading Better, Faster, Stronger. Scaling Efty for the future.
Since I started investing in domain names 4.5 years ago I paid more than $25,000 in marketplace commission and fees. in 2013 I paid $2,818 in commission on $9,369 in sales in 2014 I paid $4,464 in commission on $49,646 in sales* in 2015 I paid $11,102 in commissions on $49,325 in sales in 2016 I paid … Continue reading How to Reduce Commissions on Domain Name Sales
Today, I'm excited to announce the launch of yet another payment method for buyers of your domain names: PayPal. PayPal integration has come to Efty because of your feedback; we heard how important it is for you to offer PayPal in your marketplace and/or individual For-Sale landing pages and worked to make it happen. As … Continue reading It’s here: PayPal + Efty = Awesome.
How important is a beautiful for-sale landing page when selling domains, and can you ask a premium price by doing so? How important is a beautiful for-sale landing page when selling domains? Think about Apple Stores -- it's less about the store and more about the experience. Walk into any Apple Store and you're greeted … Continue reading How important is a beautiful for-sale landing page when selling domains?
The Efty team is currently in Las-Vegas for NamesCon where we've been talking to a ton of new and existing users. From these conversations, we've learned how important it is for many of you to further personalize and customize your For-Sale landing pages so I am excited to share that you can now upload your very own … Continue reading More choice and customization for your For-Sale landing pages.