HOW TO CHOOSE A DOMAIN NAME FOR YOUR BUSINESS
HOW TO GET BEST DOMAIN NAME FOR YOUR BUSINESS
In this era of modernization, everyone wants to grow their business online. But they get confused in choosing a domain for their business. Choosing a domain name is not an easy task for everyone, so they end up their plan or find another way. Choosing a domain name is the first step to start a business. However, it’s difficult the task may be, though you still need to put some efforts to find a perfect domain for your business. Working as a marketing executive in digital technology institute. I find some tips to select our ideal domain name. Always remember one thing that, your domain name is something that deserves hours of attraction; it is also related to your business, making the wrong choice create a terrible impact on your business.
HOW WE CHOOSE A DOMAIN
1. TRY TO GO WITH.COM
There is a number of extensions available like .in, .org, .co and so on. But we recommend going with .com because this extension is a global friendly, trustworthy, moreover attractive thing of this extension is most of the audience are friendly or familiar with this extension. But remember one thing it’s a little bit expensive than others.
There are also many other options, if you run local business then our suggestion is chosen domain name, which is familiar to that place like there was something which famous in that place or people are familiar with that let us give you an example, you run a business in Punjab you choose domain name like media. Punjab and so on. The reason for choosing this kind of domain is, it is easy to remember for a local audience, or it is trustworthy.
2. SHORT AND SIMPLE
Before selecting a domain name always reminds, your domain name must be short and straightforward. This is easy to remember for everyone. Don’t use complicated words, numbers or hyphens, because it is complicated for customers to type. Moreover try to choose domain as like your keyword, which is easy to memorize.
3. CHOOSE A BRANDABLE NAME
Branding is essential for every business. Choose a domain name which represents a brand; it is unique from others and captures audience attraction.
IMPORTANT FACTORS TO REMEMBER WHILE CHOOSE A DOMAIN
1. PROTECT YOUR BRAND
To protect your brand, you have to purchase all different extension of your domain and also purchase all misspelling domain. Because sometimes your competitor takes benefit by buying a similar domain name.
2. ACT FAST
Domain gets sold quickly due to heavy demand so act as soon as possible. Otherwise, your domain will be sold. If you do not find your exact domain name, then try to find some alternate option.
3. EXISTING DOMAIN
Carefully buy an existing domain, if you want to buy an existing domain name, first of all, you check domain history. There are many tools like WAYBACK MACHINE; WHO.IS by using these tools you can check domain history and also download domain report.
4. ALWAYS REGISTER YOURSELF
Always register your domain yourself with your name and proper information. If you buy a domain name from another account which not belongs to you, that means you are giving them hold to run your website. They manage the domain that is not good for you.
5. DOMAIN PROTECTOR
Enable domain protector to your domain name by this you can protect your personal contact of the domain.
If you use protection policy in your domain, no one search or find your contact in tools like WHO.IS or other tools.
TOOLS TO FIND BEST DOMAIN NAME
WORD PRESS forms this tool. It search number of domains, you can just put your keywords in the search bar. It searches short and straightforward domain name that suit your keywords. It also shows search history and searches twitter username. The drawback of this tool is, it seeks only the .com extension domain.
2. BUSINESS NAME GENERATOR
This tool belongs to SHOPIFY. It is more creative than others and also builds the store immediately. Working on this tool is similar you put keywords in the search bar, and it suggests domain name. The drawback of this tool is that you can’t register a domain without Shopify store.
3. BUST A NAME
This tool runs by BUSTANAME. It compares the prices of domain names in different gateways. In this tool there is a random button for every option by this it is easy to register a domain. The drawback of this tool is it only searches domain name, not keywords.
This tool also plays a vital role by using this tool; you can find domains of all extensions. It is more creative than others, and you can narrow down the list by removing some extensions. It searches for the simple domain name and also examines social media username availability.
Working on this tool is also same like other tools; you can merely put keywords and find results. The attractive thing about this tool is that you can get suggestions from members of this tool.
Author Bio. Prince Sethi is a digital marketing executive at Digital Technology Institute in Delhi, writer, freelancer, brand advocate, and social media expert. You can also find a prince on LinkedIn.