How to choose domain names
The importance of having your own domain name cannot be overemphasized. If you are running an online business, and don't yet have a domain name, you are probably losing thousands of dollars worth of business because of this.
|by Sumantra Roy ||April 09, 2004 |
Gain Fame Playing The Domain Name Game
As of June 2001, over 22.7 million ".com" top level domains (or "TLDs") have been registered. In other words, the Internet consists of close to 23,000,000 dot-coms,which,in turn, are 76% of all TLDs. It means that you're more likely to win the lottery than find a good domain name.
|by Michel Fortin || ||
Choosing Domain Names For Search Engine Placement
The following outlines the choice of domain names for enhanced search engine optimization in a nutshell - if you stick to the advice presented here, you will be both safe and successful in all your search engine positioning efforts.
|by Anthony Butcher || ||
Choosing Your Top Level Domain
Once you have figured out a name for your ‘domain’ it can be really confusing trying to decide on what should go after the “dot” (i.e. com, net, org, etc…) in your domain name. This part of the domain name is referred to as a top-level domain (TLD) and knowing the difference between each top-level domain is important when choosing your domain name.
Picking a Domain Name
When it comes to choosing your web site's domain name, you need to keep a few things in mind:
Your domain name should relate directly to the product or service you provide. Avoid picking a name that is vague or misrepresents your company.
Cheap domain names
We all know what a domain name is but finding a cheap one that has full functionality is hard. There are offers all over the place for domain names under $10, but what do you really get. We have broken down the different domain name registrars to see what is included in the price.
What's in a name? - A guide to choosing domain names
Choosing a domain name is a big decision. When I originally started trading under "Taming the Beast" years ago, a search on that phrase didn't bring back too many results.
Domain Naming for Prosperity
Too little has been told. The things that I’ve heard make it even worse. Better nothing, then worse.Tell me your Domain name and I will tell you how successful you are.
How To Create Profitable Domain Names
Earlier this year, I took time out in order to test the widely-held view that "all the best names had gone". In the space of two months, I registered nearly two hundred domain names - one hundred and ninety .coms, and ten .net addresses.
Domain name registries around the world
Often called extensions, the most common TLDs are .com, .net, and .org. Of the over 200 "country code" top-level Domains (ccTLDs), the most popular are .cc, .ws, and .tv. As .coms are becoming more scarce, .net, .org, .cc, .ws and .tv names are increasing in value.