Tips to select a good domain name
Domain name is the address of your website or blog. This is also a very important part of your business. Having a right domain according to your business plays an important role. So you should consider following tips before buying a domain name.
Select 5-10 important keywords to you niche and try to generate the domain name which includes any of those keywords. And check the availability of domain name. Keyword is the most important part as it will help you in SEO for that keyword. Always use the main keyword of your website’s in the domain name. It defines your website. A good domain must have keywords.
Having keyword in domain name is good. But never try to have more than 1 keyword. It can take you into trouble.
Easy to pronounce and remember:
The domain should be easy to pronounce and remember. If yor visitor can not learn the name in 1st visit, you are loosing visits and hence business. Try to avoid typical domain names. A good name is also easy to type.
Do not use hyphen:
Always avoid using hyphen in domain names. These are hard to remember and not help much. Both hyphens and numbers make it hard to give your domain name verbally and falls down on being easy to remember or type.
Do not use those words in your blog which are violating any existing brand copyright policies. There are some brands which do not allow you to use their name in any domain name. For example, use of iPad, iphone, Google, oracle, Microsoft will take you into trouble. Try to think that can be your brand.
Use domain name suggestion tools:
If you are not sure, you can take help of domain name suggestion tools. These tools will guide you and suggest you some best name according to your need.
If you are buying a domain name for your blog, then try to think about your niche. If you are creating a blog with multiple niche, then try to avoid name including any keyword. In this case try to think a name for your blog and then buy the domain according to it.
Follow these simple just before going to register domain name for your website. Not just have a domain name, have a good domain name.
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