Every Brand Name Sucks: How To Choose A Great Brand Name Despite Its Flaws

YoungUpstarts

As you chug through the arduous process of creating a brand name, you may experience frustration. Have you come up with some great ideas, but you keep rejecting them because you are finding problems with every name? Nobody’s Perfect – Great Brand Names Have Flaws, Too.

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How Audience Testing Can Help Ensure The Success Of Your Business Name

YoungUpstarts

Coming up with a name for your business is an intimidating process. If your name cannot support your brand, it will slow the trajectory of your business. Still, how can you ensure that the name you have chosen will perform well?

Choosing Your Business Name

Up and Running

Making the right choice can be hard, but choosing your business name is one of the most important choices you’ll make as an entrepreneur. The two main concerns for startup business names are the legal requirements, and the commercial use. Owning and establishing a business name.

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Researching Your Startup Domain Name

The Startup Magazine

Unfortunately, some people forget that their domain name is also an important part of their website’s identity. Choosing the right domain name can instantly lend an image of professionalism, just as choosing the wrong one can sour your image. Get a General Idea for Your Domain Name.

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How To Name Your Startup And Brands

Brandanew

So if you’re an early stage thinking about how to name your Startups and small biz brands, read on… About the Startup. The first time I read the name, it puzzled me. My first question to Dave was also around the name… How did you come up with a brand name like that?

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How to Name Your Company

Up and Running

Naming your company can be agonizing. First, it’s important to understand the different kinds of names for your business. Below are the three main categories of names we see today. See Also Resources and Tools to Help You Name Your Business. Will you enjoy using the name?

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8 Business Name Mistakes That Investors Hate to See

Startup Professionals Musings

Every new baby gets a name before it is introduced to the world, and yet some entrepreneurs continue to send me business plans with TBD (to be determined) in place of a business name on the front page. Your business name will have the same impact on potential customers.

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10 Criteria for a Memorable Name for Your Startup

Startup Professionals Musings

First things first – your startup needs a name! The name of your business has a tremendous impact on how customers and investors view you, and in today’s small world, it’s a world-wide decision. When creating a name, stay with words that can easily be spelled by customers.

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A Founder’s First Key Decision Is The Business Name

Startup Professionals Musings

First things first – your startup needs a name! The name of your business has a tremendous impact on how customers and investors view you, and in today’s small world, it’s a world-wide decision. When creating a name, stay with words that can easily be spelled by customers.

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Registering A Domain Name For Your Business

YoungUpstarts

Even if you don’t plan to use a website for business, it’s wise to register a domain name. The basic purpose of the business domain name is to allow visitors such as customers, vendors, and others, to identify your site on the World Wide Web. Domain Name Registration Considerations.

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Can You Trademark A Website Domain Name?

YFS Magazine

Is your website domains eligible for trademark protection, just like your brand name? Business Law Grow company website domain name online business trademarkHere's a look at what every entrepreneur needs to know.

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How to Use Your Business Plan to Create an Awesome Company Name

Up and Running

Everyone knows that a business name is important. A great name like PayPal can introduce your company, hinting at what makes it unique and interesting. An intriguing name like Uber can help build buzz, causing people to wonder, “What is that?” Craft an experiential name.

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24 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Names

Hearpreneur

What exactly is going to be the name of your business? Whatever the inspiration or relation may be, the naming of your business is one of the most important parts of becoming a CEO. 1- Initials of a longer name. With a different business model, we wanted a name that didn’t sound like areal estate brokerage. We also needed a domain name so making up a name was helpful there. Paying thousands of dollars for an existing domain name wasn’t an option!

Resources and Tools to Help You Name Your Business

Up and Running

When it comes to naming your business, are you drawing a blank? If you’re starting a business, one of the biggest decisions you’ll make is what to name your new company. See Also Choosing Your Business Name. Tools and resources for naming your business: 1.

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10 Rules For Picking a Company Name That Sticks

Startup Professionals Musings

First things first – your startup needs a name! The name of your business has a tremendous impact on how customers and investors view you, and in today’s small world, it’s a world-wide decision. When creating a name, stay with words that can easily be spelled by customers.

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How to name your startup

The Next Web

That is why some of the most successful new startups shell out upwards of $500,000 for a category killer premium name. According to Wakefield Research, 52 percent of people would change their name if they had a chance to. Naming a startup is often an exercise in frustration.

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How to Choose a Brand Name That Can Be Trademarked

Up and Running

The following is a brief discussion on choosing a brand name that has a better chance of receiving significant federal trademark protection. Choosing a compelling brand name you can protect. And then start assessing the candidate names you’ve come up with.

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Are You Hiding Behind Your Business Name?

YoungUpstarts

Even if you aren’t a corporation or an LLC, your state government may have rules about what business name you can use. If your name is John Smith and you run a business called Smith House Painters , then you’re using a business alias (also known as a “trade name”).

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A Founder’s First Key Decision Is The Business Name

Gust

First things first – your startup needs a name! The name of your business has a tremendous impact on how customers and investors view you, and in today’s small world, it’s a world-wide decision. When creating a name, stay with words that can easily be spelled by customers.

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Struggling to Name Your Product? Here’s How We Did It

Up and Running

As we’ve been working on our new product that helps teams manage shared email inboxes, we’ve had struggles coming up with a name. We’d jotted down some name ideas as they came up, but didn’t feel like any individual name was the right fit. Names. Our name.

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An Interview with crowdspring Naming Creative, Shaunda Lindsay

crowdSPRING Blog

It’s not easy to name a new company or product. During the brainstorming process, you may think you’ve found the perfect name only to learn that name already belongs to someone else. All businesses should have access to affordable, high-quality company naming services.

Simple But Powerful Tips for Naming Your Business or Startup

The Startup Magazine

A name is a label by which animate or inanimate things are called or referenced. When we think about names, pictures or qualities are evoked from the good to the grotesque. Therefore a good business name and slogan are key. In other words, your other or alternative business name.

Alamo Angels Names Kim Biffle as its new Executive Director

SiliconHills

The post Alamo Angels Names Kim Biffle as its new Executive Director appeared first on SiliconHills. Alamo Angels announced Tuesday that Kim Biffle is its new executive director and CEO.

An Interview with crowdspring Naming Creative, Mike Taylor

crowdSPRING Blog

It’s not easy to name a new company or product. During the brainstorming process, you may think you’ve found the perfect name only to learn that name already belongs to someone else. All businesses should have access to affordable, high-quality company naming services.

The Ultimate Guide To Choosing The Perfect Business Name

YFS Magazine

Choosing the perfect business name can be hard, so here are twelve essential tips to help you get started. Plan branding business names business planning marketing starting a business

The Complete Guide to Registering Your Business Name

Up and Running

You’ll need to register your business name, and decide what method of doing so is best suited for your specific business needs. See Also Choosing Your Business Name. Trademarking your business name. How to register your business name: 1.

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How To Choose Your Domain Name

YoungUpstarts

As such, the domain name to your website is one of the most important choices you will make. In a very real way, choosing a domain name is as vital as choosing the name of your business itself. For instance, commercial websites often have domain names that end in.com.

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20 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Names

Hearpreneur

What exactly is going to be the name of your business? Whatever the inspiration or relation may be, the naming of your business is one of the most important parts of becoming a CEO. 1- Latin name. 3- Combined names of our products components. My name is J.

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Going Bananas for a Well Selected Name

Mike Michalowicz

A powerful name does wonders. Now, I’m not going to downplay the significance of how the event is run and all the efforts of the team, but this phenomenon was no question sparked by a powerful name. Names matter.

27 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Names

Hearpreneur

What exactly is going to be the name of your business? Whatever the inspiration or relation may be, the naming of your business is one of the most important parts of becoming a CEO. After a quick google it became clear that this was the name for our new agency.

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Why I Don’t Call People Out By Name

Feld Thoughts

” In my comment thread, and in Joanne’s, a number of folks asked us to call out the various players (especially the investors and the company) by name. Same response – I’m not interested in calling people out by name. As a result, there are many cases like this where there is no value in naming names. The post Why I Don’t Call People Out By Name appeared first on Feld Thoughts.

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How To Choose A Business Domain Name

YFS Magazine

This article How To Choose A Business Domain Name appeared first in YFS Magazine: Startups, Small Business and Entrepreneurship Culture. This article How To Choose A Business Domain Name appeared first in YFS Magazine: Startups, Small Business and Entrepreneurship Culture.

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20 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Names

Hearpreneur

What exactly is going to be the name of your business? Whatever the inspiration or relation may be, the naming of your business is one of the most important parts of becoming a CEO. 1- Combined my last name and what I do. My last name is Sorter, and I write.

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Giving Subscriptions a Bad name

deal architect

Intuit sends us a Payroll subscription reminder. I check for same functionality on the Amazon site. Intuit wants to charge us twice as much for the privilege of being a captive customer. They are not alone. It is far cheaper

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4 Reasons To Consider A New Domain Name For Your Startup

YoungUpstarts

I remember back in 1994 when a friend asked if I’d like to buy a domain name. People will see my Houses.forsale domain name and say, “Oh, that’s exactly what I’m looking for.” Overnight, new domains have increased the availability of possible names a hundred fold.

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24 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Names

Hearpreneur

What exactly is going to be the name of your business? Whatever the inspiration or relation may be, the naming of your business is one of the most important parts of becoming a CEO. I incorporated under that name, as well). My company’s name is GloriaFood.

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What are the downsides of communicating a key differentiation in your name?

Gust

Think about how useful the name Tote.com would be for a shopping site developing a social-sharing universal shopping bag/cart. Pivotal Moments name name differentiation naming strategies startup naming startupsOne reason is that because of rapidly changing nature of business, today’s competitive advantage can easily become tomorrow’s disadvantage…or at least irrelevancy.

I’m Sorry – I Don’t Remember Your Name

Feld Thoughts

A few years ago, I realized that I had run out of namespace in my brain and the only way I could learn a new name was to forget one that I already knew. I’ve always been bad at names + faces, but I have a savant like ability to remember stuff that I’ve read, especially numbers. So it’s not that surprising to me that when someone comes up to me it’s hard for me to associate their name with a face.

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20 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Names

Hearpreneur

What exactly is going to be the name of your business? Whatever the inspiration or relation may be, the naming of your business is one of the most important parts of becoming a CEO. We came up with our product name before our company name. 17- Wrote several names down.

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You name the price; I’ll name the terms.

Berkonomics

You name the price; I’ll name the terms. I admit that my dad taught me this when I was just a fifteen–year old kid starting a business and negotiating with suppliers for the first time. But I learned it again and again in my various business lives.

22 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Names

Hearpreneur

What exactly is going to be the name of your business? Whatever the inspiration or relation may be, the naming of your business is one of the most important parts of becoming a CEO. To come up with a small business name, we tried to do a combination of using relevant keywords as well as to throw in a dose of creativity to set ourselves apart from the competition. We’ve gotten good feedback over the years about our business name, so apparently that strategy has worked.

Favor Names New CEO

SiliconHills

Before that […] The post Favor Names New CEO appeared first on SiliconHills. NeighborFavor, which operates Favor, Wednesday announced Jag Bath as its new Chief Executive Officer and President. The Austin-based startup has been expanding quickly and recently entered the Canadian market. Bath has served on Favor’s board since May. Bath previously worked as senior vice president of product at RetailMeNot, an Austin-based coupon retailing site.

Beyond the.COM! New Domain Names Are Perfect For SMBs And Startups

YoungUpstarts

One of the first and most important decisions any CEO, founder, or startup is going to make is what to name the company. And for years, entrepreneurs struggled between their desire for the perfect name and a rapidly diminishing supply of.COM domains. By Taryn Naidu, CEO of Rightside.

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