Domain website.de has sold at auction for $143,000 USD– the first six-figure sale of the week. Though originally an English word, the term “website” is now widely used in many languages, including German. The identity of the buyer has not been made public, but whoever bought the name made a great investment.
Other sales include bookkeepers.com for $34,000, juegos-gratis.com (Spanish for “free games”) for €18,500, and ddm.com for $12,501. Single-letter domain x.biz also fetched $10,600.