Sedo's GreatDomains Auction+ The Future Edition
Powered by Sedo, the GreatDomains Auction+ The Future Edition for NamesCon India will run May 12th – 19th. The NamesCon India conference will close on May 19th with a viewing of the online auction process and final review of names up for auction. See our event agenda here.
How to Bid in the GreatDomains Auction+
Simply register for an account with Sedo, the leading domain name marketplace with over 2 million members. Make sure to click on the confirmation link in your email to activate your account.
In order to place a bid, you need to have the right level of certification. Sedo offers three types of Member Certification:
a) Standard Certification
This option is for Sedo members who wish to place bids below 10,000 USD / EUR /GBP in any Sedo auction.
Choose one of the following methods to certify:
- Phone Certification - Member Certification statement
- Credit / Debit Card - W9 tax document (Available for U.S. members; required for businesses)
- SMS / Text message (not available for members in the U.S. / Canada)
b) Premium Certification
This option is for Sedo members who wish to place bids greater than 10,000 USD / EUR / GBP in any Sedo auction. Submission of a certification application, a bank statement or utility bill, and a photo ID, are required.
c) Premium Plus Certification
This option is for Sedo members who wish to place bids greater than 100,000 USD / EUR / GBP in any Sedo auction. Submission of a certification application, a bank statement or utility bill, and a photo ID, are required along with a fully-refundable 1,000 USD / EUR / GBP security deposit. Please note that you can’t participate in the auction without the proper account certification! Remember to certify your account right after the initial account setup.
Place your bids in the GreatDomains Auction+ on the domains you want. You can either place bids via the domain offer page itself or use your personal Buyer Control Panel for a streamlined overview of the domains you're interested in.
Domain Auction Partners
Verisign, a global leader in domain names and Internet security, enables Internet navigation for many of the world’s most recognized domain names and provides protection for websites and enterprises around the world. Verisign ensures the security, stability and resiliency of key Internet infrastructure and services, including the .com and .net top-level domains and two of the Internet’s root servers, as well as performs the root-zone maintainer functions for the core of the Internet’s Domain Name System (DNS). Verisign’s Security Services include intelligence-driven Distributed Denial of Service Protection, iDefense Security Intelligence and Managed DNS.
CLUB is the most used new top-level domain and the perfect web address for a membership or subscription based startup, or anyone sharing or expressing their passion. Priced right for hosting and email bundles, .CLUB is a profitable choice for registrars and resellers. If a business is building a community of members around a product or service, there’s no better domain than .CLUB.
GLOBAL is a new top-level domain that offers a trusted name space for organizations of all sizes that aim to reach a market that isn’t limited by geographic or commercial borders. .GLOBAL enables brands to be innova-tive and to make all of their online identity count, even right of the dot. You don’t have to be big to be globally relevant and attract a worldwide audience in 2017. Here’s the perfect opportunity strategically and easily tap into the global marketplace!
MMX is a sales and marketing focused organisation managing a world class portfolio of top-level domain assets with a focus on commercialising geographic, occupational, consumer, lifestyle, outdoor, and general interest domains. Working through an expanding international network of registrars and distribution partners, MMX brings the benefits of affinity–based top-level domain addresses to the B2B and consumer audiences.
Started in 2012, Radix is world’s 3rd largest domain portfolio registry and Asia’s largest gTLD applicant to ICANN. Radix is part of the Directi Group which is currently valued at $1.4 billion. Radix has been an active participant in ICANN’s process to expand the internet naming system, and has obtained the rights to operate over 9 new gTLDs (generic Top Level Domains) including .ONLINE, .STORE, .TECH, .WEBSITE, .SPACE, .PRESS, .SITE, .HOST, and .FUN.