Martin Fowler with Is High Quality Software Worth the Cost?. Yes, he says; sort of.
Today I read How Much Does It Cost To Run This Blog?. The bottom line was:
|Domain registration||£0.49 ($0.62)|
|VPS hosting||£12.00 ($15.23)|
|DNS hosting||£1.54 ($1.95)|
|WP Rocket plugin||£0.79 ($1.00)|
|ShortPixel credits||£0.65 ($0.83)|
|Updraftplus SFTP plugin||£0.79 ($1.00)|
|Yoast SEO plugin||£8.90 ($11.30)|
Read a few interesting articles about domain names this evening: How Much Should You Pay for a Domain Name? and 14 Mistakes You May Be Making When Buying Domain Names.