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TRAFFIC Silicon Valley Live Domain Auction Brings Over $2 Million in Sales

By on April 30, 2009

The live domain hosted by Moniker yesterday at the TRAFFIC conference in Silicon Valley was an enormous success.  91 domain names in total were sold for a combined $2,126,850.

Topping the list was the sale of Ad.com for $1.4 million, an extraordinary domain name you’re sure to hear more about in the coming days and weeks.  Read more below about this sale.

Top 10 Sales from TRAFFIC Silicon Valley Auction

  1. Ad.com  – $1,400,000.00
  2. BottledWater.com – $45,000.00
  3. Athletic.com – $40,000.00
  4. Vixen.com – $32,500.00
  5. Shutter.com – $25,000.00
  6. Diets.net – $21,000.00
  7. NonProfits.com – $20,000.00
  8. OnlineTelevision.com – $20,000.00
  9. Jonesboro.com – $19,000.00
  10. SteakKnives.com – $18,000.00

You can view the complete list at Moniker’s Auction Headquarters.

Details On the Ad.com Sale

Divyank TurakhiaDNN reports the winning bidder of Ad.com to be Divyank Turakhia whom I had the pleasure of meeting at DomainFest Hollywood last year.

Divyank is the Co-founder of Directi and CEO of Skenzo, an industry leader in domain traffic monetization.

Congratulations sir on your new gem!

We look forward to seeing what plans you have for Ad.com.


About Mark Fulton

Mark is the Founder of DotSauce Magazine and a full time web developer, domain investor, SEO and online marketing professional residing in North Carolina, USA. Visit MarkFulton.com for information on freelance website development, SEO and consultation services.