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Buy and sell domain names via the NameSilo Marketplace!

Our online marketplace provides a full-featured, complete and safe place for people to conduct sales of domain names. Our system accommodates the entire process from start to finish, and, like our domain name pricing, our commissions are extremely competitive.

How do we compare?

We are very proud to offer a no-nonsense approach with low, flat pricing within our full-featured marketplace. You can manage the entire process of buying or selling a domain within our web site, and all at a low commission rate of 7.5%. Take a look below at how we compare with other domain marketplaces:

NameSilo Godaddy Sedo Afternic Snapnames Flippa
Commission Fees 7.5%
No minimums
No listing fees
$15 minimum
$60 minimum
$15 minimum
20% $9 listing fee + 10% commission
Payout Methods PayPal, account funds, wire PayPal, ACH, check, Good as Gold PayPal, wire, ACH, check PayPal, check PayPal, wire, check PayPal, wire
Payout Duration Immediate or 7 days
(based upon payment method)
6-10 days 5-10 business days 8-10 business days 7 days 4+ days
Buyer Payment Methods Credit/debit card, PayPal, Bitcoin, AliPay, Skrill, wire Credit/debit card, PayPal, Skrill, wire Credit/debit card, PayPal, AliPay, wire Credit/debit card, check, PayPal, money order, wire Credit/debit card, check, PayPal, wire Credit/debit card, wire

Buying a domain?

Safely buy domains in our marketplace. A few of the many options made available for buyers include:

  • Immediate payments accepted for most sales.
  • Receive domains listed with a "buy now" price instantly!
  • Setup proxy bids for auctions so you can be sure to get the domain at the right price for you.
  • Setup a payment plan for supported sales to spread out the payments for domains.

Selling a domain?

You can offer your domains registered with NameSilo for sale immediately! Simply visit the Domain Manager page in your account and select the domains you would like to offer for sale. A few of the many options made available include:

  • Payouts via either Account Funds, PayPal or Wire Transfer are available either immediately or 7 days after payment receipt based upon the sale method of payment
  • No minimums or listing fees
  • Optionally offer payment plans with configurable maximum length and minimum down payment
  • Free category listing
  • Buyers receive domain immediately (for most sales)
  • No need to use a third-party for payment processing - all orders handled directly via NameSilo
  • Choose to sell via either an online auction or offer/counter-offer sale
  • Select an end date and time with to-the-minute precision
  • Optionally set a reserve (you can choose whether or not to display your reserve)
  • Optionally set a "buy now" price. When used, buyers have the option to purchase the domain immediately
  • A password can be used to accommodate private sales

Customizable "for sale" landing pages

You can easily utilize a free customizable landing page for your domain sales. The customization options include:

  • Choice of template (previews below)
  • Background/font color selections for some templates
  • Show or hide a Buy Now button
  • Show a list of other domains listed for sale
  • Optionally add text to display on the page


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