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3 Vital Things to Consider Before Naming Your Company
Business Names

3 Vital Things to Consider Before Naming Your Company

Introduce your business to the world with a handle that's unique. Here's how to do the due diligence.
Natalie Bounassar
New Yorkers Can Now Park Their Websites at .nyc
Domain names

New Yorkers Can Now Park Their Websites at .nyc

New York is the first U.S. city to receive its own domain name, and more are likely to follow.T
Benjamin Kabin
How I Finally Snagged My Dream Domain Name
The Grind

How I Finally Snagged My Dream Domain Name

One entrepreneur explains how she was able to get the perfect URL for her startup and what lessons she learned along the way.
Adina Grigore
Amazon Scoops Up the '.Buy' Domain for $4.6 Million
Internet Marketing

Amazon Scoops Up the '.Buy' Domain for $4.6 Million

The online retailer reportedly outbid Google and two other companies that had their eye on the new and valuable generic top-level domain.
Benjamin Kabin
Should You Switch Your Company's URL to a New Domain Extension?
Coaches Corner

Should You Switch Your Company's URL to a New Domain Extension?

.florist? .coffee? .technology? The options are vast, but are any of these new domain extensions worth the money?
Mikal E. Belicove
The Expanding Number of Domain Names Has Benefits From .App to .Zone
Internet

The Expanding Number of Domain Names Has Benefits From .App to .Zone

A vast increase in available suffixes will benefit businesses niche and large, as well as a few billion Internet users who don't speak English.
Ray King
The Most Expensive Domain Names in Internet History
URLs

The Most Expensive Domain Names in Internet History

A look at URLs that have sold for $1 million or more.
Alyson Shontell
How to Name Your Startup
Naming a Business

How to Name Your Startup

Three tips for accomplishing one of the most important and difficult parts of launching a business.
Joel Gascoigne
With Eye on Small Businesses, Google Gets Into the Domain Registration Game
Small Businesses

With Eye on Small Businesses, Google Gets Into the Domain Registration Game

The new service is aimed at getting more businesses to get online in order to connect with and find new customers.
Benjamin Kabin
Identity Crisis -- Your Website Name Isn't Available
Coaches Corner

Identity Crisis -- Your Website Name Isn't Available

An unhappy sign you really did come up with the perfect URL is somebody else registered it already. Here are three options for getting your good name back.
Mike Templeman
City-Specific Domain Names to Be a Boon for Local Business Owners
Technology

City-Specific Domain Names to Be a Boon for Local Business Owners

New web addresses with endings such as .london and .nyc will amplify the online presence of local businesses.
Geoff Weiss
Name That Company to Dazzling Success
Branding

Name That Company to Dazzling Success

Peruse some fun ideas for developing a brand moniker for a startup that will translate into business fortune.
Brad Hines
How to Choose and Purchase a Domain Name
Marketing

How to Choose and Purchase a Domain Name

Follow these tips for selecting and buying a URL for your website that will help you attract site visitors.
Jon Rognerud
Forget '.com': GoDaddy Offers 14 New Website Domain Extensions
Technology

Forget '.com': GoDaddy Offers 14 New Website Domain Extensions

Starting today, pre-register for websites with endings that include “.plumbing,” “.photography” and “.guru.”
Catherine Clifford