so many domain names already registered, it can be difficult to find
a generic name
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How to decide on your domain name
With so many domain names already registered, it can be difficult to find a generic name that suits your business. Here's some tips on how to find the one you want.
your site's concept
Now take your short description, and highlight all the "key" words that describe your site. Let's take a fictional example:-
"Our web site will be a guide on how to specify print requirements. It will describe the choice of paper qualities and sizes, and inks. It will help people to choose a printing company."
We can now start to think of domain names that will describe the site, such as:
.. and many other variations
e, e-, my, i, i-, the, online, net, web, internet, hot, cool, our, your
.. or letters after the name such as:
world, links, site, web, net, resource, business, company, corp, inc, shop, store, mall, search, directory, guide
This might generate ideas such as:
the process - now!
It's a small (500k) download, so you could be using it within the next few minutes. Why not break from this workshop to do just that. Click here to go to the download site.
.. OK, back with us? The next question is: having chosen some really good domain names, are they available? Read more to find out how..