The time to choose a perfect domain name for your blog/website has arrived? You are going to face a lot of confusion in choosing one. Am not scaring you, its just a sweet warning.
Ultimately its you who have to settle down with one domain name on the basis of your preferences. So how to go about it?
- Finalizing the extension for your domain is important. There are various options available these days but you need to decide on the basis of your comfort level, location & the purpose of your blog/website. Normally people prefer to go with the .com option but nowadays a lot of options are available. Here is the list of internet top-level domains.
- Make a list of the names that you are comfortable with.
- The domain name must not be lengthy & must be easy to remember. Short is sweet.
- Make it a combo of two or three keywords.
- Avoid numbers & hyphens.
- You should feel proud while suggesting your domain name of your blog/website to others in order for them to visit your blog/website.
- Go to any domain & website hosting service provider's website & start searching if the names which you have listed are available or not.
- There might be possibility that many options from your list would be available or vice versa. So keep your options open to tweak your list accordingly if required.
- Once you have narrowed down to one option (am sure you will feel attached to it), waste no time in registering the same. It may happen that later the domain name might be registered by someone else & you might have to settle down with some other option.
It feels terrible when you come to know that the domain name you shortlisted, is already taken by someone else
So...act quick but...
When you grab the required domain name, its happiness.
I hope the tips mentioned above will help you in finalizing the perfect domain name for your blog/website. If any assistance required, feel free to drop me a message.