Select a Domain Name?
This tutorial provides
important information about domain names that will help
you select a domain address that meets both your
branding and budget requirements. The guide will
also help you find and register adomain name that promotes website
visibility, is easily accessible to your customer
base and is search engine friendly.
Level Domains (gTLD)
Short, meaningful domain
names under the original six TLDs (e.g. COM, NET, ORG)
are often difficult to find and far too expensive.
Fortunately, some lesser known gTLDs have been released
that offer some great alternatives. Find a domain
registrar that has the domain you need.
Top Level Domains (ccTLD)
There are many advantages
to using a ccTLD domain name for your website. They
including a wider selection of available names and a
lower cost of ownership. Discover which ccTLDs are available to you.
Each country has its own domain registrar and authorized
Country Specific Domains
If you decide to purchase
a country specific domain name on your website, it
is quite feasible to host that site in that nation
or a different country. You just need a web
hosting company can support ccTLD domain names. Find a
web host that can handle your domain name.