(The Hosting News) – DomainAdvisors, a leading broker of ultra premium domain names, announced today that Gear.com has been listed exclusively for sale with their firm. Highly marketable and easy to remember, Gear.com offers a unique branding opportunity for a new or established company to capitalize on a universally recognized word included in over 37 million Google searches each month. “Domain names like Gear.com have a strong and memorable branding association and offer significant advantages to online businesses,” said Jeffrey Gabriel, President of DomainAdvisors. “Good branding will make your domain name memorable, but a memorable domain name like Gear.com will make your branding efforts much easier.”
Gear.com characterizes several major areas of growth in today’s e-commerce market ranging from cycling gear and scuba gear to camping gear, networking gear, surfing gear and so much more. According to a recent report by eMarketer, online sales of apparel and accessories are now growing faster than any other ecommerce product segment, and the category is poised to help US retail ecommerce sales grow 15.4% to $224.2 billion in 2012, after stronger-than-expected sales took the market to $194.3 billion last year. A domain name like Gear.com offers significant marketing and revenue opportunities to any company entering this space or established companies like Zappos, REI, Sports Authority, North Face or even Nike.
Descriptive, category-defining generic domain nameshave historically been the most valuable properties on the Internet. Similar domains that have sold in the past show the potential value of the sale of this domain. Some examples include Toys.com that sold for $5.1 million in 2009, Pizza.com for $2,605,000 in 2008, RunningShoes.com for $700,000 in 2011 and Jets.com that sold for $375,000 in 2009.
For additional information or offer guidelines on Gear.com, please contact Brooke Hernandez directly at +1 508 689 9569, ext. 401 or Brooke@domainadvisors.com.
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