Expired and deleted domains


I just found this page of dropped domains from the 14th of July 2006. Low and behold:


In 2006, I moved to another webhost. The previous mob wanted several hundred dollars to transfer ownership of the domain to me. I wrote about this rort back in January. It took a few years, but I eventually got it back.

Lesson learned, always register your domain with a third party, such as Hover!

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