Registering the domain of your choice is a great start. Next, you should think about registering the same name with other top-level domains (TLDs). For example, in addition to the .com, register the .biz, .net, and .org versions, your home country’s TLD, and perhaps a few others for minimal costs. This strategy is called defensive… Continue reading Five Reasons To Practice Defensive Domain Registration
Did you know that .xyz is the most popular new domain extension in the world? And it’s not just first-time web sites that are adopting it. Existing businesses are choosing to re-brand under the domain name. Perhaps it’s because .xyz is the first top-level domain (TLD) to specifically target Generations X, Y, and Z, a demographic that… Continue reading Why We Love .XYZ (And You Should, Too!)
A long time ago (nearly 20 years), there were just a few top level domains (TLDs), apart from a long list reserved for specific countries. They were .com, .org, .net, .int, .edu, .gov, .mil, and .arpa. As the Internet grew, people demanded more TLDs to make room for all the new web sites. The technical… Continue reading Why Are Prices Higher for Certain TLDs?
Top-level domains, also known as TLDs or domain extensions, are a ubiquitous part of your web browsing experience. They function as the last part of the domain name – for example, www.FYNE.com. The Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) organizes TLDs into numerous groups, the most prominent of which include the following: gTLDs – Generic top-level domains… Continue reading Made in America: Domain Extensions Run by U.S. Registries
If we may answer our own question, yes, you really can. And .buzz is both appropriate for, and appealing in, a bunch of other circumstances, too. [Admit it, you knew this graphic was coming.] The Brief Buzz on .buzz The .buzz domain, headed by “self-described Arkansas born and bred country boy” Bill Doshier’s dotStrategy and… Continue reading Can You REALLY Use .buzz to Generate Buzz for Your Blog?
Picking a domain name used to be so simple it was complicated. Your choices included .com, .net, or .org. Pan’s Art Gallery and Pan’s Taco Truck had to win the race for pans.com. The URL waters are getting more colorful by the day. An exciting new option you have is .gallery. A .GALLERY domain works… Continue reading Open Your .Gallery: 8 Imaginative Uses for a .Gallery Domain
It’s time to act like a ninja and be the grandmaster of your domain! But really, why a .NINJA domain name? Well, we counted 21,000 ninja references in LinkedIn profiles and 256,000 ninja references in Twitter profiles. There can’t be that many traditional ninjas – people are getting creative, and now you can too. Check out… Continue reading Chop Your Competition: 7 Uses for .NINJA Domain Names
Looking for a unique domain that captures the spirit of your knowledge sharing website? Look no further! .TIPS domains are exactly what you need. Check out these 7 great ways to use a .TIPS domain. 1. Information Sites A .TIPS domain is an exciting new option for tutorial, “life hack”, and knowledge share websites. Whether… Continue reading Top 7 Ways to Use .TIPS Domain Names