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September 2, 2022

By Robert Monster, Chairman of the Board

Epik Holdings Founder Appoints Successor CEO

Robert Monster, Epik Founder, announces Brian Royce as New CEO.

March 9th, 2022

By Rob Monster, CEO Epik.com

Epik Holdings Acquires Kobalt Media

Epik Holdings Acquires Kobalt Media Expands into Full-Service Digital Marketing Solutions Agency. Premium Marketing Services to Bolster Business Innovation and Growth. Kobalt’s Digital “Scorecard” Unveils Targeted Marketing Strategies and Initiatives.

Feb 7, 2022

By Rob Monster, CEO Epik.com

Epik Holdings Acquires Terrahost AS

Epik Holdings Inc. announced the completion of its acquisition of Norwegian-based, Terrahost AS as part of the company’s strategic objective to provide resilient, affordable, data hosting and storage solutions to the world.

Oct 24, 2018

Chris Wagner


Epik Review: Is it Good for Domain & Hosting? (Personally Tested)

A lot of people misleadingly think Epik to be only a web development company. And yes, you would not find too many forums discussing Epik details. Epik, does this name sound familiar?

Oct 24, 2018

By Rob Monster, CEO Epik.com

Epik Blog

Global Domain Industry heralds arrival of Perpetual Domain Registrations

Seattle, WA and Barcelona — [October 24, 2018] — During the 63rd convocation of global domain industry regulator, ICANN in Barcelona, perpetual domain ownership achieved an important milestone as Seattle-based Epik.com became the first domain name registrar to offer perpetual domain registrations for hundreds of popular domain extensions.

Jan 1, 2015

By Rob Monster, CEO Epik.com


Happy Holidays & Thank You! for being an Epik customer in 2014

As the year-end holidays are approaching, on behalf of the entire team at Epik.com, I want to take a moment to thank you for being an Epik customer in 2014. We know that there are many choices for registrars and we appreciate that you have chosen Epik.com

Oct 4, 2011

By Michael Cyger


Domain Development Is Where the Money Is…Usually – With Rob Monster

As a degreed and lifelong student of economics, Rob Monster understands better than most the science of how wealth is produced, consumed and transferred. And he is making good use of that knowledge ...

Jun 14, 2011

By Owen Frager


The Barefoot Domainer: Itchy Feet, Restless Mind = ClickFund

In its most recent quarter, The ClickFund paid out over 11% on investment. 'We`ve had a very successful first year. Our plans are to have a second launch to attract more funds,' states Robert Epstone. But more importantly, domain name investing allows Robert to make the living that enables him to make a difference to the needy in Asia...

Jun 24, 2011

By Jennifer Zaino


Epik Has Epic Semantic Web Plans For Its "Domains and Domainers"

Are you a domainer? More specifically, are you a domainer who`s sitting on a lot of parking sites that aren`t turning the profit they once used to, and for whom the cost proposition of building out each one individually to generate revenue is just plain prohibitive?...

Dec 25, 2010

By Owen Frager


Domaining`s Most Fascinating 2010: Rob Monster The Future of Domaining

I met Rob at Traffic and as someone with corporate experience in the consumer products industry. I was immediately impressed that he knew what he was talking about. He understood the economy and investments. Having worked with them for a long time now...

Dec 22, 2010

By Owen Frager


Epik: Remarkably Effective In The Hands of Someone Who Knows How To Exploit Its Potential

According to his popular blog, PPCIan.com, Ian Lopuch is one of the most recognized search engine marketers around. He`s gone from pay per click marketing associate at a startup to director of SEM at a large public company after graduating from Stanford University only five years ago. Ian`s a true advocate of the corporate online...

Dec 09, 2010

By Owen Frager


Rob Grant Partners With Epik to Launch Major White Label Brand On The Cheap

You`ve read about veteran domain innovator Rob Grant on DNJournal and also heard his story told on DomainSuccess ...

Nov 17, 2010

By Owen Frager


How A Newbie Parlayed a $45K Investment Into a 35% Annual ROI and Built A Domain Portfolio Appraised at $1.4 Million Moonlighting His Day Job

Cash on Cash Return is one way of deciding if you want to go ahead with an investment, and in that case investment in domains is far more tempting than anything else on the market right now. Especially when you develop the domain on a platform...

Sep 20, 2010

By Owen Frager


Updated: "Why Would They Call These Guys Developers? It`s Not Really A Developers Conference!"

Some bloggers dont go to events but seem to know everything that happened at them blabbing misstatements and spreading uninformed gossip all over the web. Fortunately, there are cameras all around. So lets tell the DevCon story like it really is ...

Aug, 2010

By Ron Jackson


Developing Story: Rob Monster`s Grand Plan for Epik.com and Why Parking Won`t Be Part Of It

Rob Monster, the Founder, Chairman and CEO of Epik.com, has ambitious goals for the company`s new custom domain development platform - goals that include nothing less than building a better and more useful Internet. ...

Jul 28, 2010

By Elliot


Learn About Epik & Rob Monster in Today`s Webcast

Rob Monster is one of the most approachable people in the domain space, and I think his company has a good business model that may work for some domain investors. Epik just launched BumperProtectors.com this morning for my company, and as I promised, I will keep you apprised of the results in a future post....

Aug 26, 2010

By Elliot


5 with… Rob Monster, CEO of Epik

Most of us have probably heard about Rob Monster`s development company, Epik, and the company`s development conference from September 15-17 in Seattle, Washington. I had a chance to ask Rob a few questions about the conference that may be of interest to you if you are either thinking about attending or working with Epik ...

Jul 8, 2010

By Mike Sullivan


Monster`s View of the Internet

I had a great conversation with Rob Monster of Epik.com a couple of days ago. I ended up with so many scribbled notes from that call that this is going to end up being a multi-post interview. I`m just not sure yet if it will be two parts or three ...

May 26, 2010

By Andrew Allemann


Epik Acquires Domain Development Company DevRich

Rob Monster`s Epik has acquired domain name development company DevRich. The transaction was an all-equity transaction and the valuation was not disclosed.

Oct 15, 2009

By Adam Strong


Rob Monster Buys JustDropped.com

Rob Monster announced on the Epik.com blog [Ed. Post Removed] today that expiring domain name service provider JustDropped.com has been purchased and will be incorported in to the Epik.com offerings. JustDropped claims to receive 400,000 monthly unique visitors and have 42,000 email subscribers ...

Oct 15, 2009

By Andrew Allemann


Epik Provides New Monetization Option for Domainers

The first iteration of Epik launched last night, and today I sat down with Monster at Domain Roundtable in Washington D.C. to take Epik for a test drive. ...

Mar 31, 2009

By Chad Kettner


Rob Monster Closes Monster Venture Partners, Starts Web 3.0 Firm

Rob Monster made quite an impact in the domain industry when he started Monster Venture Partners, a venture capital firm that backed more than 20 early-stage companies – many of which were based on high quality domain names such as Alerts.com. ...