.Vegas Domain Names Available for Zero Reserve Auction During NamesCon 2015
Las Vegas, NV — Dot Vegas Inc., the operator of the .vegas top-level domain, will have 14 premium names in the The RightOfTheDot™ Premium Live and Online Auctions taking place during NamesCon. The auction is powered by the leading live and online domain name auction platform SnapNames.com and will be held January 13, 2015 at the Tropicana Hotel in Las Vegas, during the NamesCon convention. Pre-bidding for the auction is open now through the start of the live auction on January 13. The Online Extended Auction will begin on January 15th and run through February 5th.
The .vegas domain is the only city top-level domain in the United States that is unrestricted and requires no nexus to the city to register a name. A .vegas extension is available to anyone, anywhere in the world and offers a rare opportunity to align an online presence with the Las Vegas brand. Many early adopters of .vegas include industry leaders in gaming, entertainment and business communities.
.Vegas domains selected for this auction represent a diverse cross-section of the interests and industries that Las Vegas offers.
Featured domains include:
To ensure all interested parties have an opportunity to participate, the auction is divided into three distinct phases as noted below. It is highly advised that all participants create their SnapNames account a minimum of three days in advance and bid on names as early as possible to prevent missing out on desired domains.
Interested bidders can contact Info@RightOfTheDot.com with any additional questions or how to bid remotely or via proxy bid form.
Stage 1 – Pre-Bidding:
• Now In-Progress, Live Auction Pre-Bidding Ends: Tuesday Jan 13, 2015 at 9 am Pacific Time. To learn how Pre-Bidding works, visit http://goo.gl/O4SYAF
Stage 2 – Live Auction from NamesCon for In-Room Bidders and Simultaneous Online Bidding for Bidders Unable to Attend In-Person:
• Live Auction Starts: Tuesday Jan 13, 2015 at 4:30 pm Pacific Time
• Live Auction Ends: Immediately after each of the lots have been offered. It is advisable to join the auction as it begins to avoid missing a bidding opportunity.
Stage 3 – Extended Online Auction Featuring Domains Not Sold in the Live Auction:
• Extended Auction Starts: Thursday Jan 15, 2015 at 9 am Pacific Time
• Extended Auction Ends: Thursday Feb 5, 2015 at 12:15pm Pacific Time
Creating an account is free and for further details including important updates, dates and links, go to: http://goo.gl/OvqOAi
About Dot Vegas, Inc.
Dot Vegas, Inc. is the proud operator of the .vegas top-level domain. Based in Las Vegas, the company was founded by experienced industry operators and managers with more than 15 years combined experience. After eight years and an investment of more than $1 million, Dot Vegas, Inc. was approved by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) in 2014 as the exclusive registry and operator of the new top-level domain -.vegas. The company has a partnership with the city of Las Vegas and enjoys support from key political, civic and business organizations throughout Southern Nevada. Dot Vegas, Inc. is committed to making .vegas one of the most exciting brands in the digital world. Visit http://www.dotvegasinc.com/ for information.