Digit.al for Sale on Flippa — XPO6
Checking the list of the domain hacks in the Flippa Market Place and could not miss the fact that digit.al was listed in the top spot. While the domain hack trends in somehow on decline due to (arbitrary) decisions related to SEO and Google, the value of such domains is still great for unique start ups which are based on viral services.
The .al zone is not unknown to the domain hack word. The zone has more than 14000 English hack words ending in .al and some domains in the zone have hit xx,xxx$ sales with soci.al leading the list. While most of the good domains are already registered and no longer on sale, digit.al is quite interesting. The enterpreneur world has seen a rise of the term digital in the new ventures, product and startups. A quick check on Google Keyword planner relates the term to more than 5,5 milion searches for this term only in January 2015.
Other terms related to Digital include:
Keyword Avg. Monthly Searches (exact match only) digital spy 1220000 digital 165000 digital camera 135000 digital marketing 74000 digit 60500 digital photo frame 60500 digital signage 40500 digital radio 40500 digital antenna 33100 digital tv 27100 digital art 27100 digital clock 27100 digital picture frame 27100 digital life 27100 digital media 22200 digital divide 22200 digital cameras 22200 best digital camera 22200 dolby digital 22200 digital piano 22200 digital thermometer 22200 digital printing 18100 digital converter box 18100 digital camera reviews 18100 canon digital camera 18100 digital perm 18100 digital scale 18100 digital watches 18100 digital drugs 14800
And imagine that each of these terms might be a cool digit.al domain hack.
and so on.
As mentioned, many companies already include DigitAl in their brand. The domain might be used by one of these companies as a digital marketing domain as well. Some examples: https://www.digitalocean.com/, http://www.digitaltrends.com and many others.
Originally published at xpo6.com on February 21, 2015.