Sex Sells

We all know that sex and porn sell.Porn.com was sold for $9.5 million!This is the second-highest payment for a domain.Sex.com had been sold for $11 million.If you remember the porn.com was sold only for $47.000 in 1997.The Porn.com deal is one of many in the last two years in which common names were exchanged for uncommon money. Cameras.com sold for $1.5 million and Scores.com fetched $1.2 million. Like Porn.com, they were sold by domain broker and manager Moniker.The resurgence of simple domain names comes even though most people get to new places on the Web through such search engines as Google and Yahoo. The idea is to put ads in front of Web surfers who type "www.porn.com" into their browsers, curious to see what's there.