I have been a GoDaddy customer for few years and signed up for GoDaddy auction membership as I had few domains which I bought unnecessarily (silly mistake). It is very easy to buy a domain from GoDaddy for one year, isn’t it? Very cheap around $2! Later I found it very difficult o renew them as the cost was high for subsequent years. So, I needed to find a find a reliable platform where I can sell those domains and get rid of them. I knew that GoDaddy has an auction platform where anyone can list their domains for sale. Then I thought of selling my domains on GoDaddy. And did so.
Here is my experience with GoDaddy auction. As we know GoDaddy is a popular company for domain registration. what about GoDaddy auction? They charge something between 300 to 400 rupees and allows you to list your site in the auction and also you get access to view others listing bid on it. That means you can buy and sell domains with GoDaddy auction membership. This GoDaddy auction review will lead show you how to list a domain in Godaddy with step by step process.
Table of Contents
- 1 What types of payment do GoDaddy supports?
- 2 Does GoDaddy provide free domain appraisal?
- 3 Can I list a domain for auction not registered with GoDaddy?
- 4 What types of domains are most valuable?
- 5 Discounted NameCheap domain registration.
- 6 Godaddy Auction
- 7 Pros
- 8 Cons
What types of payment do GoDaddy supports?
- It supports bank transfer(NEFT)
Godaddy pays the customer as soon as his domain is sold. If you interested take a look in the domain business.
Also read: How to Sell domains and websites on flippa?
Does GoDaddy provide free domain appraisal?
yes, GoDaddy does provide free domain appraisal. To get a free domain appraisal you have to sign up for GoDaddy auction membership.
Godaddy gives you many additional features to list your site like at how much price you want to sell. But there is a limitation for listing the price more than 1000$ if it is not premium. you can renew your list if the reserve is not met.
You get paid through PayPal or bank transfer. You can choose your existing account or create a new one. There is an advanced tab which lets you customize your listing.
Can I list a domain for auction not registered with GoDaddy?
Yeah, you can list your domain registered with any other domain registrar. But, it is better to transfer the domain freely to GoDaddy for easy listing.
Before going for auction, it is always better to research and grab some top keywords for your domain.
I have listed my domains in flippa too as it is the most popular portal for domain buying and selling and website buying and selling. Flippa gets many visitors which are real domain buyers and sellers. And flippa helped me selling two websites within the first listing. But the major drawback for Indian user is that they do not support Indian currency. It is difficult o get a credit card or a PayPal account for a student in that case GoDaddy shines.
Godaddy is a global brand so, there is no chance of fraudulent. You can easily set up the listing with the help of customer care.
What types of domains are most valuable?
Domains which are short with characters and easy to spell are most valuable.
Techify.com is more valuable than techsearchonline.com as it is easy to spell and short in characters.
foodish is more valuable than fooddish though fooddish is the correct spelling of two words food and dish
Did you know: Insurance.com was sold for $35.6 million in 2010 overtaking VacationRentals.com for $35 million in 2007 becoming the most expensive domain. vivo.com sold for more than two million.
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