You’ve got the passion and now you want to share it with the world. You’re starting a blog. Great, now it’s naming a blog that’s tripping you up.
In our own blog, this week we’ll share tips on naming your blog, the good the bad and the ugly.
Simply put, if you’re a creative person with a creative blog, you’ll want a creative name for it. Being happy with the blog as a creative outlet, where you express feelings, a long tail creative name is great.
However, if you’re looking to make money or connections from this blog, it’s time to get serious about your name. In this situation, the long yet creative name isn’t going to cut it. Blog names like brand names, for maximum impact should be both poignant and short.
Consider how someone will come upon your blog. Now consider your blog name choices and ask yourself, if that name would entice you to begin reading.
With Naming it all Comes Down To What You’re Blogging About
As an extreme example, your new blog name is “Unicorns & Starlight” and it’s a truck repair blog. Consider the other repair guys coming across your blog with that name, will it still work? Conversely, the same name will work perfectly for tween girls.
The blog would be much better served buy an auto based blog name.
A new disadvantage has been handed down to long tail blog names. Recently Google announced that while they wont punish long SEO rich names, they wouldn’t give them any advantage either.
Our team here always advocates “the shorter the better” to any name, blog or otherwise. With blog naming, there’s a bit more leeway.
Above are some of Brandings available names that would make great blogs. While they are not “dot-blogspot’s” they can easily be made into Word Press sites or any other platform.
Lastly, were really friendly here. I don’t know why I felt compelled to say that but, now it’s out there. With that said, if you have any questions for the team, please reach out. Well gladly answer emails and pick up the phone; let us help you.
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