.com? .net? .info? Deciding On Your Next TLD

Do you know what TLD is?  Don’t be too embarrassed.  It stands for ‘Top Level Domain’ and to put it simply it’s what comes after the “.” in your domain name.  It could be a .com, or a .net…and even and .us.  If you’d like to be a nerd then you can find out more on Wikipedia.  You can also get a brief history of gTLD’s (or Generic TLD’s) that were first introduced in the 80’s on the  ICANN website These included the ever popular .com, .net, .org, .edu, .gov, .int and .mil.  

Tips For Picking Your Next Domain Name!

All right. I’m into this article for two reasons. #1 – it’s just a good article about getting the perfect domain. #2 – Jane Porter mentions Jersey in the first example. For many reasons I’m a big proponent of domains. Many times I’m a big proponent of having a few domains. They cost $14 each a year! Why wouldn’t you have at least two!


Hi, I'm a marketing guy, who knows how to make websites. Every so often I see or think of things, that will be of value to others. It's either that or I just need to 'rage-vent.'

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