You came up with a great business idea, thought of a few catchy business names, went to buy the domain, and boom… it’s taken. Sounds familiar?
Finding the perfect domain name for your startup can be a tedious task. Most of the good brand names have been already registered and there are hundreds of top-level domains to choose from. So where do you begin when you are trying to bring your new business idea to life?
We covered the importance and benefits of using short names when launching a new brand – a practice that is followed by some of the world’s most successful companies. But why do some well-established brands decide to change their names?
The trend of shortening a name is a common strategy for large brands that have been around for a while and have since changed what they offer one way or another.
This post will focus on the benefits and consequences of changing your brand’s name based on the lessons learned from successful world-class companies.