This post was inspired and sponsored by Domain.ME, the provider of the personal domains that end in .ME. As a company, they aim to promote thought leadership to the tech world. All thoughts and opinions are my own.
Starting a blog sounds super easy, create a website, choose a domain name, pick a pretty theme and start writing. That’s all fine if you want to rant about a few things and get a few comments here and there but if you wan’t to eventually grow your blog, be successful, earn a living and gain a readership that is true to your niche then picking a domain name that makes sense yet says something about you is one of the most important things you will ever do when creating a blog.
Things To Think About When Naming Your Blog
- Is your domain name easy for people to remember?
- Does your blog name have some sort of resemblance to your niche or content you will be writing about?
- Are you looking to turn your blog into a brand and make money from blogging? Is your domain name professional?
- Does your domain name have appeal? Is it catchy? Will it drive people to be interested in your blog?
- Is your domain name easy to spell? Will it look good on business cards?
- How will your domain name appear to brands and companies?
When I first started blogging, I wanted a domain name that relates to me and something that I feel other moms can relate to. I also wanted it to be catchy, slightly fun and easy to remember. Since my blog is a lifestyle blog and I cover a number of topics mostly geared towards parents, the name seemed perfect.
One of the biggest mistakes people make when launching their website is to back into a domain name by adding hyphens and getting creative with spellings in order to find an available .com, I had this problem with my own domain name but luckily figured out something better.
Did You Know?
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.ME domains are great for personal websites, such as blogs, online portfolios, or aliases for social network profiles.
It can be so hard to find a good domain name since most of the good ones are taken or cost a fortune, thankfully, there are millions of .ME domain names to choose from! .ME domain names have the same SEO benefits and great value as other domains, not to mention a clever and much larger pool of readily available domain names for your choosing.
As a top level domain provider, .ME domains offers the flexibility you need to create clever, memorable and fun domains that describe your blog or website perfectly!
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