If you’re thinking of getting a domain name for your business or personal blog, you might find that it is incredibly difficult considering the amount of domain names that have been taken. If you’ve tried to register a domain name that was already taken, there are a few things you can do. The first thing is to simply change the name you’re looking for. Add another word to your domain and it might be available as such. Changing things in the domain [...]
Domain extensions are anything that appears at the end of a web address, essentially anything that resembles â€˜.comâ€™, â€˜.netâ€™, â€˜.ukâ€™. â€˜.comâ€™ refers to anything commercial while â€˜.ukâ€™ are domain names that are specific to the United Kingdom. There are only about a couple dozen domain extensions on the market today that cover practically any website out there. Although there are some companies that would like to extend that to any company or cities that wants an extension.
ICANN, a corporation that assigns domain names, is now allowing anyone [...]
The sheer number of websites on the Internet today make it hard to come up with a unique, fun domain name for new websites. When someone goes to register a domain name, they often get discouraged as all the “good” domain names are taken. At this point, it pays to get creative with off-the-wall domain names by using unique names and domain hacks to create something special for your website.
Off-the-wall domain names and domain hacks are easy to remember. They provide a unique way to get the domain you [...]
Marketing Domain Names
Domain names attribute the fascination that a “name” has value. Consider your very own name, how many people that you know would want to buy your name? In general the response is no one, but, the reality is a “name” can be protected by copyright law. In fact, once a name is used with the purpose to market that name as a product, the name itself becomes a brand (trademark.) What’s in a name is a process of bringing that name to life. For example, an autobiography is a [...]
When constructing a website it is important to pick the most appropriate web domain, but one should also consider the extension. A domain extension is the â€˜dotâ€™ part of your web address, anything similar to â€˜.comâ€™, â€˜.netâ€™, or â€˜.infoâ€™. These domain extensions show exactly what category of website you are running. The vast majority choose to have a â€˜.comâ€™ because it is the most easily recognizable and their website is probably for commercial use anyway, which is what â€˜.comâ€™ stands for. But if you [...]
Choosing a descriptive domain name for your site is very important. You want to be able to find the right domain name that perfectly iterates what your site is all about, describes it in a word, and entices customers to come to it over and over again. That is very hard if you are not looking in the right place for the answers, clues, hints, and ideas to help you fashion the perfect domain name. You don’t want to ask your friends and family. You don’t want to read what others say [...]