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How To Acquire A Domain From A Closed Company - Tutorial

If you search for a domain name that you want to acquire but see that it is already registered to another company and then find out that the company that owns the domain is no longer in business, what do you do?

Justingodfrey wrote, “Technically the domain name is still owned by the company or more appropriately, the person that registered it. You can see if the domain name is renewed and if not, you can attempt to register it if it drops or even bid on it if it goes to auction at Godaddy. You can also use a service such as Godaddy's Domain Buy service, they will attempt to make contact with the owner and negotiate a deal. You can find more details of this service here:

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