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RightOfTheDot Founder Monte Cahn Announces New Live Online Domain Auction To Be Held February 25, 2021

Monte Cahn and his company, RightOfTheDot, LLC (ROTD), are synonymous with live premium domain auctions. Monte has been staging them all over the world for nearly two decades now, usually in conjunction with major domain conferences, past and present, like NamesCon, Domainfest Global and T.R.A.F.F.I.C.  For the time being, the Covid-19 pandemic has shut down in person domain conferences, but ROTD is ready to carry on with a new event scheduled to begin at 12 Noon (U.S. Central Standard Time) on February 25, 2021.

Monte Cahn
Founder, President & Director

The upcoming ROTD auction will be run in partnership with best selling author and World Champion Auctioneer Wayne Wheat who will take the gavel to auction off 50-75 super premium domain names during a live webcast at https://ROTD.hibid.com/ that will originate from a production studio in Wheat's hometown, College Station, Texas. The webcast will be preceded by a timed online auction that will offer hundreds of additional domain names for sale.

Cahn said, “As increasing numbers of businesses move online, especially due to Covid-19, premium domain names will continue to increase in desirability and value as business owners recognize their need to have a memorable domain name to stay competitive. These live and online premium domain auctions present a unique opportunity for business owners and investors to obtain some of the best, one-of-a-kind domain names available anywhere!”

Domain name owners interested in submitting domains for inclusion in this premium auction may do so at: http://rotd.com/auction-submission/.  The deadline for submissions 

is February 18, 2021. In order to bid on a name, you will need to sign up for a bidding account here: https://ROTD.hibid.com/



World Champion Auctioneer Wayne Wheat conducting ROTD's live domain auction at the 2020 NamesCon Global conference in Austin, Texas. Wayne will return February 25, 2021 to run ROTD's next live premium domain auction online.


Anyone who has been in the industry for any length of time knows Monte's background, but newcomers might like to know about some of the past auction sales that he and RightOfTheDot have closed. Those  include CreditScore.com ($3 million), Autos.com ($2.1million), Seniors.com  ($1.8 million), Scores.com ($1. 2million), Super.com ($1.2 million), Great.com ($900,000), OL.COM ($900,000) and many more in the six-figure range. All told, Cahn has been part of more than $550 million in domain sales over the past 25 years.


One other note about Monte. He was a member of the panel of experts DNJournal assembled for our 17th annual State of the Industry Cover Story that was released this week. In the article, two dozen industry leaders detailed how the domain business fared in the middle of a global pandemic in 2020 and what we are likely to see in 2021 and beyond. You won't want to miss. If you would like to go directly to Monte's commentary, you can do that via this link.

(Posted January 22, 2021)  


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