In this episode we talked about some things to consider when picking out a URL.
Things to consider with a domain name:
- Be clear.
- Be concise.
- Be easy to remember.
- Be easy to spell.
Check out lots of good examples and bad examples at GoodURL Bad URL.
A few other things we talked about were domain name promotional codes to save a few bucks when you want to purchase a domain. We recommend getting your domain through GoDaddy.com and a quick Google search on the topic will find you a bunch that should work. Bill usually uses one from C.C. Chapman’s Accident Hash podcast and Nathan typically uses one from Digg.com.
We talked about when we purchase a .com verses a .org, .net, .tv or anything else.
Also, be sure to capitalize the first letter of every word in your URL. It’s a lot easier to read AlwaysCapitalizeTheFirstLetter.com verses