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Factors to consider while naming your Domain for SEO

Domain | Admin | Updated: 2010-10-15

Factors to consider while naming your Domain for SEO

A domain can be defined as an identification of a website on the internet. A perfect domain name is considered the most important factor by all the SEO companies and consultants. A right domain name attracts more business and builds up the visibility of your brand. If your domain name is in line with your business, then it is sure to attract more users. So, extra care has to be taken, while naming your domain on the internet. Read ahead to know the various factors that should be kept in mind while naming your domain.

  • Firstly, it is important that your domain name should be unique. Always make sure that the domain name that you have chosen is not used or owned by someone else. Hence, uniqueness is the most important factor while choosing the domain name.
  • Avoid the usage of dashes, hyphen or numbers or underscores in your domain name.
  • Keep the domain name short and simple. This is because users will remember it for a long time, but if it is too big they will not be able to memorize it.
  • Preferably choose the top level domain which includes .com extension. This is largely because of the fact that this extension is lot more popular and moreover it is ranked higher than other extensions for domain name.
  • To increase your brand visibility, it is imperative to give a domain name which clearly reflects what you are selling or promoting.
  • Make sure that your domain name is free of all the spelling errors and most importantly SEO friendly.

Domain name is an important factor for search engine optimization. Therefore, choosing a domain name can be quite difficult but, the above guidelines would certainly help and ease out your task while naming the perfect domain for your website.


1 thoughts on "Factors to consider while naming your Domain for SEO"

  • Shyam
    15 October, 2010 at 11:59 am

    Thanks for good article. Hope to see more soon. . . . .


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