PORTLAND, Ore. & AMSTERDAM–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Moniker® and SnapNames®, both KeyDrive S. A. companies and leading providers of domain name solutions, announced today a new premium auction featuring Dot TK registry owned domains. The auction features Dot TK domains across top ecommerce business categories as well as rare single character domains for the numbers one through nine and over twenty single letters. Top featured domains include: Compare.tk, Diploma.tk, Jobs.tk, Loans.tk , Love.tk, Money.tk, Slots.tk and more.
With prior success in registry owned domain name auctions including .TV, .ME, .CA and premium brokerage sales, Moniker and SnapNames have received widespread recognition on an international level that compliments the Dot TK strategy. The auction is now in-progress and ends December 19, 2012 at 3:15 Eastern Time.
“This is an exciting time for Dot TK domain names as we expand our usage of Dot TK becoming the fourth largest top-level domain (TLD) in the second quarter of 2012; we are eager to partner with Moniker and SnapNames to further bring premium registry owned domains to the global market,” said Joost Zuurbier, CEO of Freedom Registry, Inc. “Giving businesses and individuals access to these previously unavailable domains will further allow us to expand our international footprint while providing companies new ways to reach buyers.”
“We are pleased to have been chosen as the exclusive brokerage and auction platform for these rare Dot TK Registry owned domain names,” Craig Snyder, CEO of Moniker and SnapNames said. “We believe that connecting the right buyers with the right domains brings value to everyone involved. Promoting global business is a cause we support – that is our business and we are thrilled to work with the Dot TK Registry to positively impact businesses.”
Moniker® and SnapNames® offer registries, registrars, businesses and individuals an array of services for domain registration, acquisition, management, appraisal, brokerage and sales. Moniker introduced the live domain name auction concept and is a top worldwide registrar. SnapNames pioneered and operates the largest online auction of expired and deleting domains, giving its customers access to the world’s best selection and most valuable names every day. For more information, visit http://www.moniker.com and http://www.snapnames.com.
The Dot TK Registry is a joint venture of the Government of Toelau, a country in the South Pacific, the countries communication company Teletok and BV Dot TK, a privately held company. The mission of the Dot TK Registry is to create a network of individuals, and companies that have an existing Internet presence and have these users register a Dot TK domain name to provide a free, short, easy and secure alternative name for their Internet identity; where the proceeds of the Dot TK Registry goes partly towards development projects on the Islands of Tokelau.