Despite bookmarks, social media, etc…, domain names are still very important to the success of the websites built upon them. A great domain name can be the difference between a successful website or blog and one that is doomed to become a failure. If you were to ask someone “Where did you get that great shirt?” and they said “I got it at this really great website called superstorename.com.” it is likely to be remembered by that person and they in turn might visit that website to see what they offer. On the other hand if you asked someone the same question and they replied by saying “I faved a Tweet by someone I came across online and there was a website link in one of their previous Tweets and I followed that link and found this great online store who’s domain name I can’t remember.” then it is highly unlikely that you will receive a visit to your website because there is not a memorable domain name they will remember. Now before we go further into why a great domain name matters, I think I should outline some things that help define what a “great domain name” is.READ MORE !
I thought I would write an article about domain names (Internet Addresses) and web hosting service since they are both something I know about. Now don’t misunderstand me, I don’t know everything there is to know about domain names and web hosting but I do know more than the average person does. I have owned many domain names over the last decade and a half and have learned quite a bit about them. The same goes for web hosting service. In this article I will share some of my knowledge and experiences about these two things with all of you reading this article. First let me start off by discussing domain names since you will need a domain name or names before you will need a web hosting provider. If you decide you want to start your own website or blog and you want to take it seriously as well as have others take it seriously you will need to buy your own domain name. You can get a free sub-domain name if you use the free hosting providers like weebly.com, blogger.com and other similar type of sites but if you want people to take you more seriously thenREAD MORE !