Domain Register: Domain Name Tips

Domain Name Tips

How To Select A Domain Name

  • Make it as short as possible
  • Make it memorable
  • Make it easy to spell
  • Make it pronounceable
  • Make it a name you can brand
  • Make it non-confusable with another domain name
  • Make it not conflict with an existing trademark
  • Make it easy to say
  • Make it trust-worthy, not obscure (i.e. a .com, .biz or .info if at all possible, instead of a .to or .ws)
  • Make it directly related to either your business name or
  • Make it directly related to keywords from your industry or
  • Make it descriptive of your site's content
    • Consider multiple domain names:
    • obtain similar names to avoid competitors confusing your customers
    • obtain misspellings of your domain name to keep competitors from taking advantage of misspellings
    • obtain names for future offerings (services or products)
    • link to your main site from additional domains to aid in your search engine ranking
      (major search engines use link popularity in their ranking algorithms)
  • Possible descriptors to add when your name is not available:
    • Deluxe
    • Premium
    • Best
    • Superior
    • Cheap
    • Discount
    • Online
    • Universal
    • Quality
  • Possible prefixes to add when your name is not available:
    • The
    • A
    • My
    • Our
    • Your Domain Name Wizard Trouble figuring out a name?
Domain Name Wizard
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Domain Register allows people, on a global basis, to search for available .com, .net, .org, .biz, .info, .us, .asia, .eu, .am, .ag, .at, .be, .bz, .cc, .ch, .co,,,, .cx, .cz, .de, .fm, .gs, .hn, .in,,,,,,, .la, .lc, .li, .me, .mn, .mobi, .ms, .mx,,,,, .pl, .sc, .tv, .tw,,,,,, domain names. We perform a 'whois' in a user-friendly format. Once a desired available domain name is found, Domain Register allows people to order their domain name registration with the InterNIC on-line. This is also called URL registration, web name, website name, custom domain registration, dns registration services, net names registration, internet identity registration, or even sometimes internet business name registration.

Click here to see the list of U.S. States and Countries with which we've done business registering domain names!

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