How does 5N .COM pricing work? seems to be getting a lot more attention than

numeric domains

I’ve never been a big numeric domain investor, but after taking a look at Go Daddy Auctions over the last few days, I kinda wish I was. A 5N .COM, is expiring and currently at $2,552 with over two days to go which means it wouldn’t be all that surprising to see this domain cross the $5,000 mark.


My guess is that the previous owner of this domain has no idea that it was worth thousands of dollars, and they probably don’t know that it’s up for auction on Go Daddy right now. Like I said above, I’m not that plugged-into the numeric domain market but I thought it had cooled off quite a bit so I’m surprised to see so much activity.

Of course I think that some of my readers might be more plugged-into numeric domains so I’d love to hear more about why this particular name is seeing so much interest. There’s a couple other 5N .COM’s on Go Daddy Auctions as well like but it’s only at ~$1,000 with less than two days to go.

Where I’m really confused is with, which is only at $852 also with less than two days to go. Last I checked 8 was the best number you could have in a numeric domain so it feels like starting and ending with an 8 should mean that this name is worth quite a bit more than, right?

Now is where I’m really interested in hearing from you, my reader, since I know quite a few of you know a lot more about numeric domains than I do. Why is getting so much more interest than I want to hear from you, comment and let your voice be heard!

{ 4 comments… add one }

  • Data Glasses July 13, 2018, 12:41 am

    Of all my 5N’s 00436 seems to get the most offers

  • Carlot July 13, 2018, 9:16 am

    If we were to disregard the 8 then those numbers look like a bunch of random confusing hard to remember numbers compared to the other one. I previously invested in a few 5 n’s which I sold.
    I invested in them because even at five digits there is not many of them available compared to how many people in the world there are. A supply and demand thing

  • Carlot July 13, 2018, 9:18 am

    Just wanted to add that’s why I have one that starts with 800, same reasoning

  • Michael July 13, 2018, 1:28 pm

    I didn’t know they were worth anything either lol I bought one on eBay years ago(10) for less than $5 and sold it back on eBay for $30 lol now I wish I would have kept it! Anyway, the 57200 sounds good I think but I would never want it for that much. Maybe 57 Chevy and 200 easy to remember or 200MPH! Hell Yeah!


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