Predicted to Sell for More Than $300 Million

Entrepreneurs Jake Winebaum and Sky Dayton were widely mocked for lavishing $7.5 million on a single Internet domain name -- -- back in 1999. It was the single highest price paid for a domain name at the time. Now, the company that grew out of -- a search engine used by businesses to find products and services -- is now on the auction block, and could fetch anywhere between $300 million and $400 million, according to people familiar with the matter.

  • Read the article: The Wall Street Journal