If you're an individual, organization or business and you're looking for a good domain name at the cheapest possible price, the process can be quite confusing. You might be asking yourself the following questions.

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Who should I buy my domain name from?

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You can acquire a domain name from one of hundreds of accredited registrars or one of the many aftermarket sellers.

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Seems like there are a lot of options. Where is the best place to buy domain name from?

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There are many good choices. We've listed some of the more popular registrars and aftermarket re-sellers here.

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What's the deal with all of these new extensions like .club, .xyz and .guru?

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These are called gTLD's (Generic Top Level Domain Names). There are hundreds of them coming to the market place covering every imaginable vertical or theme (like .pizza, .sexy and .vegas. With the explosive growth of the Internet, traditional .com domain names have become short in supply and very difficult to obtain. These new names have created an abundance of supply and will be a great option for personal use, new businesses, clubs and start-up companies.

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Is a cheap domain the best way to go, or should I consider a premium name?

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A domain name is like virtual real estate. It's your address on the Internet. As the saying goes, "Location is Everything". That said, you should acquire the best name your budget will allow. If you think creatively, you might be able to make up a cool brand name or find one, for a reasonable price.