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Buying and Selling Premium Domains

Buying and Selling Premium Domains

 

In 2010 Facebook decided it wanted the domain name fb.com. The owner was the American Farm Bureau Federation, and they sold it to Facebook for $8.5 million. If you want to sell premium domain names this probably makes you excited. And if you want to buy domains, your nerves may be getting the best of you. But don't be nervous, and don't get too excited either, until you've read this guide on buying and selling premium domain names.

 

The marketplace for domain names is active. And it is easy to make a mistake. The values are usually in the hundreds rather than the millions, but it is still possible to get your fingers burned.

 

What is a Premium Domain Name?

 

Keeping Your Website Relevant

Keeping Your Website Relevant

 

Creating a successful website is not just about designing and building it well. You also need a strategy to develop it and make it work. This means marketing your website, but it also means keeping your website relevant.

 

You have to do this for two reasons:

 

  1. To keep the search engines interested in your site so that they keep sending you visitors
  2. To engage those visitors and make them want to buy or visit again (preferably both)

 

Is Cloud Storage the future?

Is Cloud Storage the future?

 

There are a few buzzwords that have dominated the tech industry recently. They include “mobile”, “cryptocurrency”, “the internet of things”, “wearable technology”, and “cloud computing”. This article focuses on the last one – cloud computing, or cloud storage. It is where your files – documents, photos, and communications are stored on remote servers rather than your own computer. But is cloud storage the future?

 

Before going any further let’s get straight to answering the question. Yes, cloud storage probably is the future.

 

Widgets You Can Add to Your Website

Widgets You Can Add to Your Website

 

A widget is a piece of code that you can add to your website to give it extra functionality. A widget can improve the experience of your website users, or it can give your website a feature that helps you grow your business. But what exactly can widgets do? The answer to that is fairly broad. You can get a widget for just about anything, many of which are cool but ultimately useless. Here are some useful widgets you can add to your website.

 

Marketing Your New Website

Marketing Your New Website

 

If you ask anyone involved in online marketing they will tell you that your work only begins once you finish building your new website. This is because the real challenge is getting people to visit your site. The internet is a busy place. And your competitors have deep pockets. But if you work hard, successfully marketing your new website is possible.

Should your site worry about a DDOS Attack?

Should your site worry about DDOS?

 

What is a DDOS attack? And more importantly, should you worry? These questions are increasingly being asked by SMEs and others who run small and medium-sized websites. But most of the DDOS attacks that you hear about affect the web’s largest websites, so why would someone want to attack you?

 

Let’s start by explaining what happens in a DDOS attack. They work by sending huge volumes of traffic to your website to overload your host. The traffic is not real though: it is bots, or automatic traffic. While this is happening real users cannot access your website. The attacks can last for hours or even days.

 

Internet Freedom and Your Website

Internet Freedom and Your Website

 

Doing business across the world has become easier because of the internet. Global corporations as well as smaller businesses can reach new markets. In fact it’s not unusual for small businesses, or even solo entrepreneurs, to have customers all over the world. One of the reasons why this is possible is because of the principle of internet freedom, i.e. you can theoretically access any website from anywhere in the world.

 

But internet freedoms are constantly changing which leaves the question: how will these changes affect your website?

 

So You Want to Open an Online Store?

So You Want to Open an Online Store?

 

So, you want to open an online store but you’re not sure how to do it? That’s okay because the process is like opening a bricks-and-mortar store. It’s not as complicated as you may think. Of course, some things are different. But the process is the same. Thinking about your online store as if it was a store in a mall makes it easier to plan the stages and get through them.

 

Find the Premises

 

The first thing you need to do when opening a bricks-and-mortar store is to find the right premises. You need:

 

·         A location that has the potential to bring you customers

·         A shop that is big enough to display everything you are going to sell;

Does a Domain Name Matter for SEO?

Does a Domain Name Matter for SEO?

 

Answering the question “does a domain name matter for SEO?” is quite simple. The answer is yes. Just look at any spam website with a domain name like new-get-rich-quick-scheme-to-become-a-millionare.info. Historically spammers have bought names like this because they get results. So yes, domain names have an impact on SEO. But that’s only the beginning of the answer

 

There are several guidelines that you should follow when choosing a domain name. But a word of warning first: don’t buy new-get-rich-quick-scheme-to-become-a-millionare.info. It breaks just about all the guidelines discussed below.

 

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