Political Domain Squatting

from the more-domain-sillyness dept

Another story of domain squatting, but this time it’s for politically related domains for the mayorial election in San Francisco. Apparently someone registerd names of all the candidates as a marketing ploy, and it worked: one of them has hired him to build their web site. Don’t know exactly what this means for the other candidates, though…

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