How to make a domain?
If you want to create your own site, then without the name of the site you just can not do. The name of the site by which it will be recognized, and is its domain. Successful name of your site will increase its traffic due to the fact that this name will be easier to remember, and then pass it to other users.
How to make domain harmonious
- The domain name should not be long. If your site will offer products and services, the domain is best called the abbreviated name of the company. You can also choose a variant of the name, which will immediately make it clear what kind of activity the site carries out or what services it offers to visitors. Example: the domain name strojka.ru or moj-malysh.ru immediately makes it clear what information you will find on the pages of the site. But vasja-pupkin.ru is not the best option, if, of course, this is not Vasya Pupkin’s personal blog.
- Use the site keyword in the domain name itself. This will significantly increase the ranking of the resource in search results, and accordingly, will provide the site with a greater number of visitors. Example: if you are going to tell visitors about all the intricacies of working with the Joomla! Engine on the pages of your blog or website, then by giving it a name, sayjoomla-nauka.ru you will significantly advance in the issue on request "How to make a site on Joomla?"
- Do not use meaningless abracadabra as a domain, even if it seems to you that you have touched all the possible options and they are all busy. Do not rush, and be sure to find the right name.
How to choose a domain level
Before you make a domain, first select the domain zone in which your site will work. If you plan that your site will be visited by foreign visitors, register it with the end of .com, for the Russian-speaking audience, use .ru or .рф;
Domain can be three levels. This name consists of several parts separated by dots. First level domains are divided into generic (org, biz, com) and territorial (ru, kz, ua).
Second level domains look like imja-sajta.ru. Such names are optimal, since by registering a second-level domain, you will be its full owner. Being the owner of such a domain, you can create as many third-level domains as you need. That is, if your domain is ivanov.ru, you can create yourself a domain ivan.ivanov.ru, and your son - kolja.ivanov.ru.
Domains of the third level look like imja-sajta.imja-registratora.ru. Such domains can be both paid and free.Should I stop the choice on such a domain? It all depends on the purpose for which you are creating the site. If it's just for fun, then the third level domain is fine with you. If you plan to make a serious resource, or make money with the help of the site, then the third level of the domain will not work for you. Firstly, it is simply undignified, and secondly, this domain is not yours, and at one moment you can simply remain without a site.
After you have come up with a name for the domain and decide which level you choose, it’s time to register it. Registrar companies today are more than enough. They can also use a special service to check whether your chosen name is taken. The domain is usually paid for a year in advance, after which you will receive an email confirming the registration and the data necessary to host the domain on the hosting.
Hosting a domain on a hosting.
When choosing a hosting service, be careful, pay attention to customer reviews, and what services are offered when hosting a domain. Usually, hosting offers a choice of several service packages, differing not only in parameters, but also in cost.Choose one that will meet your requirements, and proceed to registration. Usually, after registration, it takes up to three days to distribute information about your domain in the network, after which it becomes available to all visitors at the registered address.
Now that you know everything about how to make a domain, feel free to get down to business!