Few things are more important to a
company's online success than a
good domain name, otherwise
known as a web address. A
memorable domain name will help
your prospects and customers find,
learn about and interact with your
business on the web.
Here are some simple tips on how to
find a catchy domain name for your
1. Shorter is Better -- The most
memorable domains tend to be
shorter than longer. A shorter
domain has fewer possible spellings
or interpretations and is easier to
memorize. For example, instead of
decided to go with "webs."
2. Easy Spelling -- Choose a simple site
address that does not have a lot of
spelling variations. Domain names
are often passed around by
customers in verbal conversation.
Use only a few words to ensure the
correct information is passed
around. Also remember that you can
only use letters, numbers or a
hyphen. No special characters, like &,
# or $, are allowed in a domain
3. Descriptive of the Company --
Website addresses should not be a
random name you pull out of a hat.
Your domain name should clearly
express what your company is about
and should reflect what you do.
Instead of simply looking for
something catchy, strive to pick a
domain that fits into and
complements your overall branding.
The most important tip -- don't wait
to get your domain. There's no
guarantee the one you want will