How do I sell an online business?

If you are interested in selling your web property (online business), there are quite a few considerations. The top ones are: Is my business ready for a sale? How do I find a buyer? What about scammers or competitors stealing my ideas? Should I use a broker, and who?...

Website negotiation and buying process

We get questions about what the actual process is to purchase a website (and many sellers are confused since this dates back to the origins of mergers and acquisitions). It’s a business like any other; the typical process applies for purchasing. For this...

Keyword research for a website

When purchasing a website, you want to have free traffic from search engines (organic traffic). To see what kind of traffic that is, we want to determine what keywords the site ranks for. There are buying keywords and just research keywords. Having a nice mix of both...

Check Backlinks of a Web Property

Backlinks are one of the highest ranking factors in Google and many other search engines. These are links to your site (or the website you are going to purchase) from an outside site. They often have anchor text, which is the part of the URL that explains what the...

Domain Name Tools

What are the tools that we can use to check domain name information and its history? This is important so we can see where the domain has been, how many times it’s moved around (hosting companies) and how long it’s actually been in service. We can also...