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This domain name is the exact-match URL for a huge industry. Animation is a very popular field of study in technical colleges and universities around the globe. These higher education institutions see great value in the traffic and leads that this domain could produce. Animation is a major component of the film and video game industries as well. The word "Animation" is searched over 40,000 times in Google each month in the United States alone. It was estimated that the total market size for the animation industry was over $200 Billion in 2012 (Reuters). Major markets for animation include: United States, Japan, China, France, Germany, and Britain. offers a rare opportunity to own an exact-match category name that represents a multi-billion dollar industry. This asset is 16 years old and was first registered in 1997. There are over 100 million results in Google when you search "animation" but there is only one

Several valuation companies have valued this name at $1 Million - we think that number is accurate for a strategic buyer.

Additional note: currently earns passive revenue as-is, but the development potential is much greater. receives over 8000 visitors each month.

Year Registered: 1997
Domain Age: 16 years
Google Search Results: 143,000,000
Google PPC Rate: $2.60

Service and Handling Description: Domain Name: (Transfer typically within one week, but can take up to one month) (view shipping information)

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November, 2013
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