How To Register A Domain Name

OK, so now that you've spent some time thinking about what you're going to name your website, it's time to register your own domain name so that it becomes official. There are a lot of domain registrars out there but the one I recommend and have been using for over eight years now is GoDaddy. I like GoDaddy because it's the largest and most trusted domain name registrar, web hosting, and SSL certificate provider in the world. Plus it is cheap and has the biggest domain marketplace online....

Choosing The Right Domain Name

A domain is also sometimes referred to as a uniform resource locator (URL) or web address. It is the starting point in creating your online presence, whether it be a squeeze page, blog, e-commerce site, or any other type of website. There are a few things that you need to know before purchasing your own domain name. First is try to pick a name that is short and identifiable, think Amazon, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, WordPress, Yahoo, Tumblr, etc. If your grandma can't pronounce it then it's...