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Reasons Why You Should Get a Custom Domain for Your Blogs.


Reasons Why You Should Get a Custom Domain for Your Blogs.
Many people who was encourage to blog and find it interesting is not familiar with the techies that revolves blogging. Usually the first thing that we learn is how to write articles. Some are just telling stories of their day by day experiences. Some are merely blogging just for fun. They create their first blog as their name included in their domain like juantamad.blogspot.com. They don't even have an idea of custom domain. A top level domain like .com.net.org. I am sure that if they just know the reasons that someone who blog should buy a custom domain they will buy it. Free platforms like blogger and wordpress are offering subdomains for bloggers and it is totally free. I am also fan of making blogspot blogs before but I realize that I need to buy a custom domain before its too late like in my first blog. Here's a list of benefits that a custom domain will give you.

Benefits of using a custom domain for your Blogger blog


Reputation
- We are all aware that a custom domain (.com, .org, .net) is more reputable in blogosphere than a subdomain (.blogspot.com, .wordpress.com). If you saw a tutorial about something and then find it in two site the other one has custom domain i.e www.blogs911.com and other one is www.blablabalabla.blogspot.com will you go for subdomain? personally i would trust the costumed site because it harness reputation and seriousness on blogging thus affecting your readership.

Google Adsense- I know what  you feel buddy. To be accepted in adsense program you need to eat some stone. haha. I am blog for almost a year before I got accepted in adsense. The main reason for this is that I don't have any good traffic. Do you know that  having a custom domain will increase your search engine visibility thus converting a good traffic?!

Search Engines Exposure- Custom domains has a good advantage in search engine indexing. They are all prioritize in search engine.

Advertising- Custom URL will be your best advantage in finding your advertisers. Many advertisers are looking for reputable blogs that will suit their products. Do you think having a blogspot domain will tell them that you are serious enough in blogging?

Fans and Subscribers- impression of your readers and followers is important. Custom domain will give you the reputation that you need to increase your reader and followers.

PageRank- Do you know that pagerank in subdomains are very slow compare to custom domains? Page rank also increases your search engine visibility. It is like a loop that will start with custom domain.

Hosting not needed- This is the advantage of those using the blogger platform. You just need to buy a custom domain and you're done. Unlike those in wordpress self hosted that they pay for their hosting package.

Create a Brand- It is very easy to create your own branding with your custom domain. Having a brand will increase your change to top some keywords and attract advertisers.

Professional Email Address- Almost all domain provider offers custom email for free. It is the email link to your domain ex: [email protected]

Affordable for everyone-Custom domain is very cheap. I think the average price for domains as of writing is 9-12$. If you are really serious in blogging try to buy one and see the difference.


Here are the 2 most trusted Domain provider where you can purchase your Domain name


1. NameCheap.com. Advantage of this is you can buy here using Paypal account.
2. Godaddy.com- Widely used by blogger.

Do you want to improve you site? Register now to NameCheap

Hope you understand how a custom domain is important for your blog. Do let us know how many of you have registered one for you.

Comments

  1. Good information about getting Custom Domain for your blog. Recently I set up custom Domain for my Christmas Bedding and Floral Bedding Blog
    Now I am very happy for having Custom Domain for my blog and hope for that traffic and sales will also increase.

    Thanks for the information.

    ReplyDelete

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