The 10 Most Expensive Domain Names Of 2012

By SiliconIndia   |   Monday, 31 December 2012, 06:56 Hrs
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Bangalore: A catchy domain name has turned into need of the day. In general, a domain name represents an Internet Protocol (IP) resource, such as a personal computer used to access the Internet, a server computer hosting a web site, or the web site itself or any other service communicated via the Internet. Domain names follow a set of rules and procedures of the Domain Name System (DNS).

A domain name can cost you as little as $2 or could reach whopping sum which runs into millions. DN Journal, keeps tabs on all domain name sales and updates, has come up with its listing of domain names that were sold this year. With this list, BI compiled 10 most expensive domain names of 2012 and are follows.


Sold for: $310,000

Date sold: 5/9/12

Sold via:

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Sold for: $325,000

Date sold: 6/6/12

Sold via: Toby Clements Newsletter

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