The Right Way to Choose Your Blog Name
Category : Blogging
I’m sure everyone who reads this blog knows that blogs are like online diaries. I don’t have to define blog anymore. Instead, I’d like to put some light on blog names. Naming a blog is a very challenging deal. But, if you’ve done your homework then it becomes an easy proposition. Please read further to know more.
Type of blog – You must know the type of your blog. There are many different types of blog like personal blog, professional blog, etc. If it’s a personal blog then yourname.com could be the best choice, but if it is a professional one then try to select a powerful and influential name related to your field.
In addition to this, there are many more factors; some of them are listed below:
Easy to remember – If your blog name is not easy to remember then your readers will find it difficult to keep in mind.
Easy to pronounce and spell – Blog’s name can be remembered if it is easy to pronounce and simple to spell. A name that is pleasing to ears is the one which can be spread and passed on from a friend to another.
Relates your nature of business – This is so obvious, your blog is all about your BUSINESS then it should relate your niche.
Consider matching Domain name – .com domains are the first choice of all internet users. But, be on safer side and book .net and .biz variations of same domain.
Unique, doesn’t resembles with any other website or blog name – While picking a domain name, make sure it is unique and doesn’t resembles to some other domain name. You are going to build your brand through your blog, then don’t confuse your readers with a similar domain name.
Include your main keyword in name – Using your main keyword will help you in your SEO efforts.
Avoid lengthy names – As we’ve discussed that short, simple and catchy names are easy to remember. Similarly, it is easy to forget lengthy names, in fact some bloggers prefer to choose a lengthy name as according to them such names are well descriptive but actually, in many cases it is just the opposite. It is hard to remember long names.
Choosing a blog name is surely an important aspect of your business or online presence. So, don’t make it in a rush. Instead invest your time and brainstorm some ideas, prepare a list of favorable blog names and choose the best one.