Let’s ask a question, how important is having a domain name for your accounting company website? You might answer as not very important because you are trying to cut cost but it is often the first thing your prospective clients and clients see, hear, say and type. Believe it or not, your business domain is part of your overall brand. And when it comes to search engine optimization (SEO), your domain name is also a critical component for search engines like Google, Yahoo and Bing In choosing a domain name. your choice of words is the most important. If your business is new and you are choosing a domain it is better to consider names that will perform better in search engines or get more traffic to your website, you may want to have service keywords like “tax,” “accounting” and/or “bookkeeping” along with your city or geolocation within your domain. Google and other search engines prioritize most of these domain keywords when determining which sites to show for given accounting and tax searches. Here are some tips that will help when choosing a domain name:
- Use of service/location keywords.
- Choose easy to remember or pronounce domain.
- Domain extension (.com, .net, .org, .tax) – Always go with .com, .com.ng or .ng try not to use dashes.