If you're coming into blogging business then you must know that choosing a domain name is a the most important decision. Your domain name itself - will say about your work to your visitors.
What do I name my site? This is most frequently asked question. There are various options to choose a domain name But should you choose your name as your domain name !
Here are Reasons. Why should you use your name as a domain name.
1, It’s available :How many time have you thought about a new business idea, and tried to search for a domain name for that, then find out that it’s already been taken. You know why ! Because over 326.4 Million Domain already been registered. That's why, your name can be a unique choice. Just make it easy to remember, as much as possible.
2, Human connection :There're millions of websites, thousands of good content provider why would a person will choose you, over already existing websites ? They are looking for human connection. They want a name and face on which they can trust. They want a personal touch with articles.
That's why, we can also say, this is the age of personal brands. You can use your name, even if you have a hard last name to spell.
There are some great examples such as michaelhyatt.com, joelcomm.com, tylercruz.com and many more.
If Your Name is Already Taken.
You can use a different domain extension. Instead of .com, go for .net, .in, .blog or whatever else is available.
Or You can add a middle initial. If praveen.com isn’t free, you may buy praveens.com.