What kind of domain name helps in SEO?

Last modified on May 26th, 2018 at 2:08 pm

What kind of domain name helps in SEO?

In this tutorial, we will learn about the domain names helps in SEO.

Domain name is the name of a website. For example, T4tutorials.com and google.com are two different domain names.

Tips for naming a domain

1. Try to avoid digits.

Most users search text not digit.

Bad ApproachGood Approach
www.education786.comwww.education.com
www.english123.comwww.english.com

2. Make it pronounceable.

Used the words that are easy to understand

Bad ApproachGood Approach
www.Lecturesofcs.comwww.lectures.com

or www.CS.com

3. Make short domain names.

Bad ApproachGood Approach
www.abcdefgh.comwww.abc.com

4. Intelligently chose the domain.

DomainTargetGood / Bad
www.Lectures.comPakistani communityBad approach
www.Lectures.pkPakistani communityGood approach

5. Use domain name with the keyword with the high ranking.

Some keywords are searched by a large community. For example, jobs and weather are keywords that are approximately searched by every person daily.

6.     A domain name represents your main idea.

If you are starting a website for education purpose the .edu is the best solution as compared to .com or other domain. Further before edu, you should also choose a word related to your website.

7.     Always chose a top-level domain.

Try to avoid subdomains or bottom level domains.

DomainTypeGood / Bad

T4tutorials.com

Top level domainGood approach

Slides.t4tutorials.com

Sub/ Bottom level domainBad approach

8.  Typing Errors and person reached to your website.

Peoples are mostly typed wrong words. For example, many people search facebook.com but in some cases, they typed a wrong alphabet like l instead j.

The user wants to searchSpeeling mistakeUser reachs
Facebook.comFacebool.comfacebool.com

Facebook.com

Facebooj.com or facebool.com

9. Legalities

Don’t purchase a domain with negative past history.

Some domains are of a negative status. Domains with negative status are strongly discouraged by search engines. To avoid such domains.

 

Prof. Fazal Rehman Shamil
Researcher, Publisher of International Journal Of Software Technology & Science ISSN: 2616-5325
Instructor, SEO Expert, Web Programmer and poet.
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