Tips To Get the Best Domains for your Website

Domains for your Website

First thing to keep in mind is that domains are cheap, accessible and hasty to register. They are generally issued on first-come first-serve basis.  So it is a priority for your business to get domain as soon as possible. it does not require any paper work. Once you make domain, it becomes your property and you own it. Once you registered it, no one has authority to take it back from you.

There is no restriction that domain need to registered same as your business name. GoDaddy.com is the biggest name in domain name registrar. Next step is to recognize the extension. With the term extension, it means suffix. There is a factor to consider while selecting suffix such as localization. It refers to the country like if business is UK based then suffix need to be .com.uk, in Spain it would be .com.es, and in France suffix would be .com.fr. If you run an organization then it need to be.org. However, it has been seen that people run after .com extension instead of having so many TLD’s extensions. The reason is its easy accessibility and most recognized in the technology world.

In line to obtain better position in search engine such as Google, your domain name should have keywords. This is practice of tweaking your website to get a better position. When you start creating your website, make sure to include keywords in URL. Keywords could be clever but it needs to be easy to pronounce with some memorability to audience. People will not be able to recall difficult names in website.

Make your domain name as short as possible. The fewer characters a domain name has, the easier is it to type and pronounce and hence result in more sharing in social media.  So go for something shorter but not that too short.

Another important feature is to either include hyphen in your domain or not. It is a little easy to forget where to place hyphen or misplace or omit it. So it will be better to avoid hyphens in your website. And look for alternative that would make you happy other than this. Since it is hard to brand and sell to people.

When it comes to copyright and trademarks, the tip here is be careful and sensible not to try infringing any copyrights. Try to avoid going into legal issues or take some legal advice prior doing.

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