Most SEOs probably won't care about this but Google announced they added easier domain name verification with Go Daddy and eNom. Also, BlueHost is coming in the near future.
Google added a domain name verification option to verify with domain name provider. Here is an animated screen shot:
It is found under the "alternative" verification options and maybe many will use it but not until it is adopted by more domain name providers. If you are a domain name provider and want to be included, fill out this form.
Forum discussion at WebmasterWorld.