Letsbuy (www.letsbuy.com) is *un*officially the most expensive domain name. Flipkart bought it for between $20-25 million (Rs. 100-125 Crore) just to put a redirector on it. Today (28th May, 2012) Flipkart posted this message on Letsbuy’s homepage saying :
Thank you for your valuable patronage to letsbuy.com. In order to further improve your shopping experience, we have integrated our operations with the largest player in the category – FLIPKART.COM. We are redirecting all our visitors to Flipkart.com where you can avail the same exciting offers on the entire range of products.
For our existing customers, your order history and status remains secure with us. You can get all details about your existing orders by dialing : 0124 4901234 (from 8 AM to 9 PM )
We once again thank you for your continued patronage and look forward to providing even better shopping experience, now through Flipkart.
The Letsbuy team
GO TO FLIPKART.COM”
Clicking the categories like, Mobiles, Computers, Digital Cameras will now take you to Flipkart.com.
This is how the homepage looks like :