Names & Domains
Try these wordplay sites to come up with the right name.
More than just rhymes, get synonyms, homonyms, antonyms...
Offers a dictionary, quotes, thesaurus, and so much more for writers.
The Name Inspector
Read this blog to help you think out of the box. It explores the back story behind some of the latest names.
A long list of free tools for generating names.
Is the Domain Name Available?
Use Whois to check domain name availability, get ideas, learn your own IP address...
Another way to check domain name availability.
U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
Avoid Trademark infringement by checking the business name.
Looking for all things domain? This is the site for everything from figuring out your IP address to domain lookups and more.
Make Sure Your Name is Available on Social Networks
Use these sites to check:
Register Your Domain
Once you've settled on a name, you'll need to register it. Keep in mind that you don't have to host your website where you register your name. So register the domain, but wait to sign up for hosting until you know how to build your website.
GoDaddy is a favorite, and they provide excellent customer support from what we've heard. Yet, there are other options, like: