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Ensure Your Next Domain Has a Clean Bill of Health

Before you buy an existing domain, it’s important to check the history of that domain. If you buy a domain name that was previously used for questionable purposes, such as adult entertainment or selling counterfeit goods, you might run into difficulties when you use the domain. Or it could be on internet and spam blacklists … Continue reading Ensure Your Next Domain Has a Clean Bill of Health

Six Tips to Avoid Being a Victim of Ransomware

Last week a nasty piece of ransomware made its way around the world, locking down access to critical files at hospitals, businesses, and homes. While the registration of a domain name blocked this current attack from spreading, you can be sure similar attacks on the way. Here are some tips to keep yourself safe. Ransom… … Continue reading Six Tips to Avoid Being a Victim of Ransomware

Brandable or Descriptive? Choose the Right Domain Name

When deciding on a domain for your business, it’s important to consider your overall brand strategy. Should you choose a name that describes what you do, or should you choose a name that matches your business name? Domain names generally fall into one of these two buckets: descriptive domains and brandable domains.   As a … Continue reading Brandable or Descriptive? Choose the Right Domain Name

When It’s Worth the Price to Buy a Premium Domain

Your domain name defines your business, and choosing the wrong domain can lead to some big headaches. Below we’ll look at a couple of recent cases where companies felt the sting of a bad domain choice, leading them to eventually invest in the premium domain that best matched their brand. Potential Problems with Domains Christopher … Continue reading When It’s Worth the Price to Buy a Premium Domain