Tips for Choosing the Right Domain Name

Anytime you start an online venture, the domain name is part of the equation. Everyday, choosing a domain name becomes more and more difficult. It’s almost safe to say that most of the good names are already bought up. Don’t worry though, it’s not the end of the world and there still are many names up for grabs. And the one domain name you had your heart set on may be taken but there is still a good chance it is just sitting there, parked, and waiting for you.

Easy to Remember and Type

You can have the most amazing website but if people can’t remember the name or how to type it, don’t even bother with it. The right domain name is critical for online success. You need to make it easy for your customers to find your site. Try to avoid slang or words that have multiple spellings. And don’t make the domain name too long. Last thing you want is to type out a word like colonendparenthesis dot com for example.

Use Keywords

I know, it’s difficult these days but if at all possible, try to use keywords related to your business when it comes to choosing the right domain name. Try to include keywords that people would enter when searching for your products and services. Doing this also helps improve your rank on search engines like Google, Yahoo, and Bing. And of course, you’ll get a lot more traffic as well.

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