Get Your Own Domain Name



I cannot tell you how important it is to get and own your own domain name, but I'll try to describe it:

  • It's an intellectual property (IP)
  • It's an asset that you can either build an online or offline business on it; or sold to another party who's interested in it

…plus it's often really low cost, ranging from USD 9 to 15+ per domain per year (separate cost from hosting).

I personally have 30+ domain names that I've registered (and hundreds I've ignored and not registered) because not only I've so many ideas/potential businesses in my mind, I would really hate to “lose” a domain name that I love.

If you have any domain names that you have thought of before, check it out below. If it's still available, quickly buy it and keep it first. If it's already gone, then be creative and tweak the name, until you get a suitable one.

getting your own domain names: bluehost

Key in the domain name of choice in the bar above, and then click "Check Availability" and it'd take you to Bluehost to create a Bluehost account and to make payment.

I recommend that you “buy and stock domains” that you think are viable and interesting. Now I've more than 30-40+ domain names, I can't tell you how many times people “try” to get my domain names by requesting transfer to their hosts.

This is ok because that won't happen as long as I renew my domain ownership…

…and more importantly, it doubly confirms that some of the domain names that I buy is potentially goldmines, in just the name itself.

Heck, I was interested in another domain name which was purchased, and the owner offered to sell me that domain name at USD 49000! That is NOT a typo – he wanted 50 grand for an “empty domain name”.

Have a think about it.

Note: Solo Build It (SBI) also has the option to buy and store domain names, under the "Name Park It" option.

If you don't want the hassle of opening a Solo Build It or Bluehost account just to buy and park domain names, but want to store aside one or more domain names, I provide a specific Domain Name Purchasing & Parking service. Read more here.

Where to next?

  1. Back to NigelChua Home Page

  2. Contact me by email at (even just to say hi) nigel@nigelchua.com

  3. See the latest articles and updates at the blog

  4. Check out all the resources and tools I use

  5. See my top two resources below: Wealthy Affiliate (left) and Solo Build It (right) - both have very specific strengths and functions

Wealthy affiliate: #1 to learn how to build profitable wordpress online businesses

Wealthy Affiliate is my recommended for WordPress online businesses.

I've been a premium member of Wealthy Affiliate since 2015 and there are a number of pros to be with them, which you can read at my Wealthy Affiliate review here.

One of my favorite points of WA is that they have a try-before-you-buy forever-free membership which you can sign up here for free. No credit card needed.

solo build it (sbi): #1 for offline businesses local search engine ranking, traffic and lead generation

Solo Build It (SBI) is my #1 tool for local search engine optimization (SEO) domination as well for online marketing which I've been using since 2010 personally for multiple projects.

Read why I chose Solo Build It...

...and more importantly, why I still stay with Solo Build It (SBI) till today and use them exclusively for all my SEO, traffic and e-lead generation.


Back To Top

Search In NigelChua

Current Projects

Nigel Chua

Nalco Group

Nalco Skincare

Therapy Entrepreneurs

Xtend Health Asia

Wisdom Of Seneca

Bee Pollen For Health

#1 Recommended Online Business University And Platform

Name: Wealthy Affiliate

Scoring: 96%

Founders: Kyle & Carson

Pricing:

I've been a premium Wealthy Affiliate member since 2015, read my Wealthy Affiliate Review here.

I recommend them if you want to learn how to make money online.

Better still, you can try Wealthy Affiliate for free here.



Solo Build it (SBI)

Solo Build It!

Solo Build It is my #1 tool for local search engine optimization (SEO) domination as well for online marketing which I've been using since 2010 personally for multiple projects.

Read why I chose Solo Build It...and more importantly, why I still stay with Solo Build It (SBI) till today and use them exclusively for all my SEO, traffic and e-lead generation.



GetResponse Email Marketing

Building a relationship with your audience, customers and readers are highly important for any offline and online business, and I recommend GetResponse for their services, great price, ease-of-use.

Try GetResponse today (1st month free)

Bonus: learn how to use an email autoresponder



Google Suite

Google Suite (GSuite) is THE recommended Google tools for email, calendar, documents, sheets - for productivity  and communication.

GSuite/GMail one month free trial available here.



Shopify

Shopify has made it very easy to start an ecommerce business, solving most of the tech and logistical barriers and even has product suppliers with Oberlo!

Try Shopify today

Books I'm Reading

Holy Bible

Tribe Of Mentors

Seneca Letters From A Stoic

Seneca On The Shortness Of Life

See my full book/read list here.

Blogs I Follow

Tim Ferriss

Pat Flynn

Tony Robbins

Ramit Sethi

Richard Branson