The strange world of e-commerce has a different set of rules than the brick and mortar businesses of years past. One of the most important pieces of property in the world of online business is the domain name. A quick, catchy, relevant web address can mean the difference between your business being a hit or being relegated to the ash heap of Internet history. So it’s no surprise that people end up shelling out big bucks for certain URLs.
With that in mind, here are the nine most valuable web addresses on the internet, according to the sums that were paid for them. And I know what you’re thinking – no, they aren’t all porn. Only two of them are, actually.