Domain Name Checklist


  • Businesses on the web have the potential to reach consumers all over the world.
  • The closer your domain name to the actual name of your business the more likely your customers will find you.
  • Register your domain using an accredited registration service.
  • Domain names should follow the same general rules as business names in general.
  • The name is limited to sixty-three characters not including the suffix.
  • The ".com" suffix can be used for commercial and personal sites.
  • The ".net" is recommended for companies involved in Internet infrastructure.
  • The ".org" is recommended for non-profit companies.