03 Sep '12, 11am

The #1 Thing I Look for and the ONE Question I Ask When Picking a Domain Name

Labor Day!! Start your engines!! The #1 thing I look for is not always what I get but it certainly is my target. I have the luxury of not following my own rules as I case tomorrow in a "Social" way. But here is the tiny little secret that will change how you look at and buy domain names. The simple question is: "If I had this domain and ONLY this domain, could I figure out how to make a living from it?" That's my test. It's so simple. And when the answer is yes and the price is right, I buy that domain name. Simple. It's my guiding light. My north star. When all else fails and I have this one domain, can I make a living? When you do that, you really can't lose. But you still have to know what a business is. You still have to have an idea. You still have to make a mousetrap that catches profit. But the first thing you need is a domain name. A domain name that when standing ...

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