December 20, 2005
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Other than Q, X, and Z, the remaining 23 single-letters in the alphabet may be available for sale, according to a recent Forbes article. Qwest had the foresight to lock up Q.com, Ebay with X.com, and Nissan with Z.com for it's Z series of automobiles.
The most likely purchasers of the remaining single-letter domain names will be companies with deep pockets and already built brand equity for a given letter. A few notable examples come to mind. E.com for E! Entertainment television network, O.com for Oprah's O Magazine, and Y.com for Yahoo! (Y!).
I can envision the following companies bidding on these single-letter domains:
Posted by William Lozito at December 20, 2005 11:00 AM
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