Category-defining. Generic. One-word. Exact-match. These are all ways to describe premium domains. A great example is cars.com. It defines the category (automobiles), it’s as generic as can be, it’s one word, and it’s an exact match for the service the website offers (selling cars).
Imagine you’ve decided to launch a website. You’ve come up with a killer brand name, and you’re all ready to go. You visit a domain marketplace and search for your brand – but there’s bad news. The exact-match dotCOM domain for your brand is already registered by somebody else.
Now is the perfect time to brush up on keeping yourself and your information safe online. Each year, cybercriminals come up with new ways to defraud individuals and businesses alike on the Internet. Any information that you provide on the Internet, whether it’s on Facebook or through your banking institution, is at risk.
As a Domain Broker, I get told regularly that “domain names don’t matter. It’s all about Google these days”. This is usually said by someone in the market for a domain but doesn’t feel like paying more than $50 for it. One of the most important parts of my job is education – ensuring the potential buyer is aware of the metrics involved in valuing a domain name and why those metrics are important.
Co-Founder of Saw.com, Jeffrey Gabriel, is featured on Forbes, and this time, he goes over the first ten domains ever registered and what we can learn from them. Jeffrey discusses their values and covers what makes them valuable. It is easy to look back as hindsight is 20/20, but it is interesting to see what names were registered first.
Watch Yac.com CEO Justin Mitchell discuss the origins of his company’s brand and how Saw.com’s domain buy service helped him acquire the perfect domain for his business.
Saw.com‘s Brooke Hernandez recently interviewed the founder of Nohbo.com, Ben Stern. At just 14 years old, Ben Stern conceptualized Nohbo, which designs and develops sustainable, single-use plastic-free personal care products with the goal of eradicating unnecessary plastic bottles.
Saw.com is once again in the news. This time The News Front, has written an article about our Web Domain Buy Services and what sets Saw.com apart from our competitors!
One of the best parts about being a Domain Broker is that you have the opportunity to speak to many visionaries, entrepreneurs and CEOs starting new businesses, launching new products, or improving the branding they already have. When the glitz and glamour of launching one of these initiatives go away, it is time to execute.