Sedo took a look back at 2016 and no surprise .com was the dominant extension when it came to sales.
The top 5 sales
*These figures were ranked descending in (converted) EUR-value; due to exchange rates, the 150k USD was worth more in EUR than price of hotbot.com.
84 was the magic number for bids
|1.) ö.at||84 Bids||7,400||EUR|
|2.) cun.com||84 Bids||113,611||EUR|
|3.) 4.at||84 Bids||6,900||EUR|
|4.) 111.club||82 Bids||5,320||USD|
|5.) dj.at||78 Bids||3,600||EUR|
Some really long names sold
Top 5 Longest Domains
In contrast to high-priced short domains are the longest domains sold during 2016. These are significantly lower in price and are usually related to a particular niche topic. Domain names can be a maximum of 63 characters and 2016’s winner proudly stands at 60 characters.
The 60 character name that just repeated comcomcom over and over sold for $250.