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How to Create a Killer Flippa Listing

How to Create a Killer Flippa Listing

Every once in a while you’ll see a Flippa listing that is just KILLING it. They get tons of bids and end up being sold for tens or even hundreds of thousands of dollars. What’s their secret? How do you get people to bid tens of thousands of dollars on YOUR website? I’m currently auctioning a website of mine which already has a $35,000 bid while it still has 10 days to go. Here’s a short guide on how I achieved this. Create Something of Value It all starts with the website. It has to be something of REAL value. ...

Improve Your Web Sites Online Reputation Before & After Selling

Improve Your Web Sites Online Reputation Before & After Selling

Once a site gets listed for sale on Flippa, everything about the history of the web site gets released. There is nothing more damaging to a web site than having negative feedback in the search engines. From unhappy customers, to negative social networking comments, or even your competitors outranking you for related terms or even your company name… it’s all bad news or the future success of your web site. If you are currently dealing with these issues and looking to sell your web site, these issues need to be dealt with. ...

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Flippa – State of the Website Economy

Flippa – State of the Website Economy

We all know that there are a ton of listings on Flippa every day, and that web sites are selling for big money and for several multiples of their actual earnings, but we never really had a clear vision on what type of web sites are selling best. Flippa just released their 2011 “State of the Website Economy”, which is packed with some of the greatest information around, and best of all, it’s in an awesome colorful infographic below. Before jumping right into the infographic, let’s point out some of the most ...

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Flippa Premium Listings are HUGE

Flippa Premium Listings are HUGE

Flippa recently introduced a whole new way to bring attention to your listings on Flippa. Introducing the all new and HUGE, “Premium Listings”! You can see a live shot of an auction currently listed on Flippa that is using the premium listing feature. Notice how much bigger it is than the normal listings, or even the upgraded highlighted and bold listings. If you’ve ever wanted to list a high end web site on Flippa or wanted to make sure you will get noticed, a premium listing is the way to go. Make sure that you ...

Micro Jobs Sites Selling on Flippa

Micro Jobs Sites Selling on Flippa

Over the past month I’ve seen a fair amount of micro jobs sites being sold on Flippa. I thought it would make for a good post to post them in detail, along with the winning auction prices for each site. But first, what is a micro jobs site? Ever since Fiverr.com first came out, it’s been one of the top trends and crazes to create a micro jobs web site, which is essentially a marketplace of people who will do small jobs for around $5 to $20 each. Fiverr is the largest micro jobs site around, but many different sites have ...

TwitrBackgrounds.com on the Flippa Sell Block

TwitrBackgrounds.com on the Flippa Sell Block

When it comes to social networking resource web sites, you can make a ton of money. I personally had a MySpace resource site back in the day and it did extremely well. Once the MySpace trend burned out, I thought about creating a Facebook or Twitter related site, but never got around to it. A few years later and there are a ton of Twitter Background and Facebook banners/apps sites out there. One of the biggest Twitter backgrounds web sites is now up for sale on Flippa. TwitrBackgrounds.com is currently on Flippa at a $110,000 Buy Now ...

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Celebrity Gossip Blogs That Sold for Six Figures on Flippa

Celebrity Gossip Blogs That Sold for Six Figures on Flippa

We all know that massive attraction that the world has for celebrities and gossip. On any given day there are billions of searches for celebrity names, movies, pictures and gossip. The better question is, how can you monetize such a huge niche with massive competition? The easy answer is to create a gossip blog, the hard part is getting it established and being able to beat out the competition, while building a brand that keeps people coming back for more. So what’s the secrets sauce for creating a million dollar celebrity ...

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Flippa Increases Their Seller Success Fees

Flippa Increases Their Seller Success Fees

Whenever a popular web site or service makes any changes to their web sites or business models, there is always room for backlash. Flippa.com is on the process of this right now. Many of their users are unhappy with the latest upgrades and adjustments made to the online marketplace for buying and selling web sites. Since Flippa is the biggest player in this space, I don’t think the changes they have put into place will have a major effect on the usage of their site, or the amount of daily business conducted through their site. ...

Flipping A Website Starting with Nothing

Flipping A Website Starting with Nothing

I have found that every time I flip a website on Flippa I have to be willing to get nothing out of my website.  I have to be willing to give up all my hard work and let someone steal my website for $1.  This isn’t a hard thing to do.  I will teach you how to get the most bang for your buck when selling your website online in the following paragraphs. Start your auction with “no reserve” is the key to getting the fair market value out of your website.  By starting your website at no reserve you eliminate the ...

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Affiliate Network CPA Review Sites Selling Nicely on Flippa

Affiliate Network CPA Review Sites Selling Nicely on Flippa

Affiliate marketing related web sites and review style web sites usually sell nicely on Flippa. When you combine the two together with a nice aged domain, you will see even better results. A couple months ago, the domain and site CPAOffers.com went up for sale on Flippa. Since the domain name was an exact match for “CPA Offers” and a dot com, it was an extremely attractive opportunity. To make the listing even sweeter, the site was currently ranked #1 on Google for “CPA Networks” and #4 for “CPA ...