This Sydney Morning Herald article about him was published in 2008 – “Domain King’s Rivers of Gold”.
He used to write Rick’s Blog – and he was never shy about making his opinion known! One of his favourite sayings was that most domains that domainers bought were “pigeon shit”!
The Rick retired in 2015 – but just recently, he’s come back into the market. And whilst he’s no longer a blogger, he has discovered Twitter! He is now a prolific poster on that medium, and as usual, he doesn’t hold back! His handle is @DomainKing . It’s worth a daily read imho – he also has many people responding to him on their (either agreeing or disagreeing).
Rick Hates The New GTLD’s
Since I took these screenshot of his recent posts about the new gTLD’s, he has posted a lot more. I love the first one in particular!
Frank Schilling from UniRegistry Replied!
One of Rick’s tweets above was a not so subtle dig back at Frank.
Not that my opinion matters one iota, but I am absolutely not a fan of the new gTLD’s either. The only ones that possibly work are those that “span the dot”.
What do you think?
Ned O’Meara – 24th May 2017