FINDING expired or dropped DOMAINS with DOMAIN FIND just got easy
Expired domains can be re-registered in a process known as dropcatching. This is consdered an ‘art’ - after all, there is a whole subculture surrounding domaining, with a multitude of advice on the internet from domainer ‘gurus’ - and even a manifesto! It is possible to dropcatch by handregistering; however, the more tech-savvy tend to use software and services that will automatically attempt to register the dropped domains the second they become available.
TORTOISE & THE HARE
There are several things you should think about when deciding whether to buy a expired domain or not, or whether to invest in an expired domain for potential sale. Think about how much it is costing you, and whether you are reaping the benefits. Is it catchy and marketable? Most domainer ‘gurus’ will tell you that all the quality expired domains have already been snapped up, but this is not always the case. You just have to stay clever and be quick!.
USING EXPIRED DOMAINS
Using a expired domain for SEO, which stand for Search Engine Optimisation, is an indispensable way for anyone who intends to conduct business on the web, grow an already-existing business on the web, or even just be found on the web. It it the process of affecting how ‘visible’ a website is in the organic search results.