Naming a Business

Growing Your Business When You Can't Trademark Your Name

Lack of a trademark your name doesn't have to stop your company's growth.
Karen Leland
Richard Branson's 5 Vital Startup Basics
Starting a Business

Richard Branson's 5 Vital Startup Basics

If you want to get your enterprise up and running, consider these basic steps first.
Richard Branson
Find People Who Actually Support Your Creativity and Other Must-Read Business Tips
Growth Strategies

Find People Who Actually Support Your Creativity and Other Must-Read Business Tips

A look at how to persevere in your creativity, why you should give your employees a pay bump and more advice for business owners.
Brian Patrick Eha
Naming Your Business? Consider These 3 Points First
Starting a Business

Naming Your Business? Consider These 3 Points First

Finding the right name can make or break your business.
Jodi Helmer
Entrepreneur's Top 10 Franchising Articles in 2013
Franchise

Entrepreneur's Top 10 Franchising Articles in 2013

From advice on how to name your franchise to the brilliance of KFC's 'Go Cup', a look at the most-read franchise stories of the year.
Kate Taylor
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
Online Startup Fab Sued for Copyright Infringement, 'Unfair' Competition
Technology

Online Startup Fab Sued for Copyright Infringement, 'Unfair' Competition

The suit comes on the heels of a $150 million fundraising round and coincides with layoffs.
Benjamin Kabin
10 Questions to Ask Before Naming Your Business
Starting a Business

10 Questions to Ask Before Naming Your Business

A strong business name helps define your company in the market. Here is a guide to making yours meaningful and memorable.
Lisa Girard
4 Business-Naming Tips for Branding Success
Marketing

4 Business-Naming Tips for Branding Success

Dreaming up a business name is simple, but finding one that fits your long-term ambitions may not be so obvious.
Alanna Francis
5 Startup Naming Rules From SXSW
Naming a Business

5 Startup Naming Rules From SXSW

When naming a business, don't fall into the trap of making it so incomprehensible that your brand is lost. Consider these steps to find the best name for your business.
Bryan Keplesky
3 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Naming Your Business
Starting a Business

3 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Naming Your Business

Here's a look at three entrepreneurs who have changed company names and the lessons they learned.
Alina Dizik
How to Name a Franchise
Franchise

How to Name a Franchise

What's in a name? When it comes to franchising, a lot of goofy stuff.
Tracy Stapp Herold
Legal Tips for Setting Up a 'DBA'
Starting a Business

Legal Tips for Setting Up a 'DBA'

Attorney Nina Kaufman on establishing a new name under which your company can do business.
Nina Kaufman
Resources to Help Launch Your Business
Starting a Business

Resources to Help Launch Your Business

From processing payments to building a website, these resources will help you get your startup running in no time.
Entrepreneur Staff