You Need Your Own Domain Name
why you should buy your own domain name instead of a free host:
A unique domain name. That is one of the first and most important step to a new home business website builders should consider. Too often, we see websites created with a free hosting with a domain name including the name of the company free hosting business. If you are planning to promote your website and Internet business as a professional body, then you really should buy your own domain name.
Your domain name gives potential customers an idea of what is within your website or online store. Owning your own domain namealso gives an air of permanency your business and reputation.
Other reasons why you should buy your own domain name instead of a free host:
If you change hosts, whether voluntarily or not, your domain name will agree with you and your client will not have to contact a new web address.
A good domain name that describes your business or product helps to prevent the visitors get confused and click somewhere else to shop.
Remember to keep your domain short and easy to remember, something easy to spell and pronounce. My first blog domain name was still far too long – 6 words – with dashes between each word. It drives me crazy to write, so I can only imagine how visitors feel if they have to type a web address long breath. Spelling corny as adding a Z instead of S, in a word is just confusing and quickly going to lose it’s funny. To help search engine users to find and increase your traffic, do a keyword research before deciding on a domain name. Note that you can always register more than one domain name aimed at the same website. You can use. Com,. Net,. Biz and protect your site from others like to register their sites with extenstions less popular.
How do you do to register your own domain name? The host I use, Homestead, offers the service as part of the package for a small extra fee to register. You can buy domain names in other hosting companies. Find them by doing a Google search for “domain registration or other similar quearies.