Your domain name is one of the first interactions customers have with your brand. Picking the right one makes a strong first impression while a poor choice can hurt perception. Here are tips for ideal business domain selection:
Focus on Memorability
A domain that’s unique and memorable goes a long way in building brand recognition. Avoid overly complex or confusing names.
Keep it Short
Shorter domains with less characters are easier to convey, remember and type out. Avoid extra words and letters.
Make it Relevant
Pick a name resonating with your offerings and messaging. For example, an accounting firm could use AccountingExcellence.com.
A creative, brandable domain aligns with your name and makes a stronger identity. For example, Coca-Cola’s Coke.com.
Research to see if your desired domain is available for registration across popular extensions like .com, .net, .org, etc.
Steer Clear of Trademarks
Stay away from domains infringing upon registered trademarks or copyrights owned by other entities.
Make a list of domain options you like in case your first choice isn’t available for registration.
Read it Out Loud
Verify the name sounds great when spoken. This prevents issues with confusing or awkward pronunciation.
Consider SEO Value
Domains with target keywords can provide a slight boost in search rankings for those terms.
Secure Essential Domains
Register common misspellings of your domain to prevent copycats at your expense.
Choosing the perfect domain takes time and creativity. The investment is worth it for the trust and memorability a great name brings your brand.
We Can Help With Your Domain
At Wild Web Hosting & Designs, we provide domain name registration to pair perfectly with your new website.
Benefits of our domain services include:
- Ensuring your preferred domain is available
- Registering domains across all popular TLDs
- Providing guidance on choosing optimal names
- Handling the entire registration process
- Configuring seamless integration with hosting
- Setting up DNS records for email and more
- Redirecting common typos to your site
Let us help you find and secure the ideal domain for your business!
Your domain name serves an invaluable role in business recognition and trust. Take the time to pick a name reflecting your brand and offerings to make a great first impression. Then partner with our experts to seamlessly register and configure your domains.