This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series How to Make a WordPress Website
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Welcome To The Step-By-Step Website Setup Guide For WordPress. This Tutorial Series Guide You With better Detailed Steps Fully Beginners.

In This Tutorial We talk about how to choose the perfect domain name for your website.

Picking a Domain name is like picking a company name it requires a great deal of thoughts. You need to ensure you pick right domain for your business, blogs etc.

Tips to choose right domain name:

1.Choose a unique and easy domain name:

Pick a domain name Which is easy to type and remember. If you use hard words with multiple spellings, it might be harder for users or customers to find your website.

Choose a unique domain name Which is not used before or similar to someone else domain name. Giving your site a name that is like other existing website is the initial step to disappointment. Likewise, don’t pick names that are plural or incorrectly spelled variants of existing websites.

2. Make it easy to say and short:

If your Domain name is long and complex, you hazard clients mistyping or incorrect spelling it. Short and straightforward is the best approach to getting more customers.

We remember names more easily if they are easy to pronounceable. the less characters a name has, the less time require to type it, easier to say it, to share.

3.Choose a “.COM” first:

Every web urls ends with a particular word followed by a domain extension. .com is a domain name that is easy to remember and easy to pronounce it.

.com represents the word “commercial,” and is the most widely used extension in the world. Most businesses prefer a .com domain name because it is a highly recognized symbol for having a business presence on the Internet.

List of other extensions:

  1. .net represents the word “network,” and is most commonly used by Internet service providers, Web-hosting companies or other businesses that are directly involved in the infrastructure of the Internet.
  2. .org represents the word “organization,” and is primarily used by non-profits groups or trade associations.
  3. .biz is used for small business Web sites.

4.Avoid numbers or hyphens:

Numbers and hyphens are often create confusion.People who hear your site name don’t know about you are using numbers or hyphens in your website’s address.Your domain name should be smooth and catchy.

5. Try using keywords:

Domain names affect your rank in indexed lists. Web crawlers like Google attempt to figure out what your site is about so they can show it in important searches.

Keywords can help improve your SEO, try using different keywords that describe your purpose of website like business and brands or products.

6.Check Availability on Social Media Networks:

Before you register your domain name, it’s always a good idea to check social networks for the same name.

To keep your site name constant and to build your business, you have to check if someone is already using your website name so try always research on social media platform to avoid duplicates.

7. Use Domain Generator tools:

You can get the help of domain generator tools available on the internet to get the various choices and different types of word combination for your domain name.

You can use domain generator tools Like:

  3. Business name generator

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