Choosing a great domain name

Your domain name (website address) is the entry point to your site. It is important that it makes a good impression for usability purposes, as well as for search engine optimization (SEO).

Here are some tips for coming up with a great domain name:

  • Make it easy to spell.
  • Keep it as short as possibleThe shorter it is, the easier it is to remember and type correctly.
  • Use the right domain extension. Know when to select a .com, .org, .net, .co, .edu etc.
  • Avoid numbers and hyphensThey are hard to remember, and may be misunderstood when vocalizing the domain name.
  • Ensure it is memorableWith so many websites on the internet, it is important that your website name is catchy so people will remember how to access it in the future.
  • Search the domain name to see if a similar website address already exists online.
  • Check if the price is right for you. Determine if you can purchase your desired website address at a reasonable price. Some domains might need you to purchase them from users who already purchased them.
  • Create an SEO-friendly URL. When appropriate, try to come up with an SEO-friendly website address that includes keywords and geo-location; for example, “”

Leave a comment

Our goal is to help our clients solve their business problems and make their ideas come true.

Contact Us
Follow Us