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Did You Know?

80% of UK users would choose a .uk website over a .com website in the search results

77% of UK consumers prefer to shop at a .uk website over a .com website

76% of UK consumers search for product information online

65% of UK print and television ads now include domain names

56% of UK consumers regularly buy online

Source: Nominet Domain Name Industry Report 2010

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100 Smart Companies that Understand the Concept of Generic Domain Names

Each of the 100 companies below has made good use of a generic domain name that exactly matches their primary business, or one of their main products or services.

Some of these companies have used the generic domain name as their main URL, others have built a minisite around it, or forwarded it to their main website (sometimes deep into the site, pointing to the specific product or service in question).

Domain Name Company
AfterDinnerSpeakers.co.ukNMP Live
AirFreight.co.ukArk Forwarding
Antivirus.co.ukTrend Micro
Aromatherapy.co.ukCulpeper UK
Autographs.co.ukArundel Autograph Gallery
Avionics.co.ukAvionicare
BackingTracks.co.ukJeff Daniels
BarcodePrinters.co.ukDED Limited
Billiards.co.ukSir William Bentley Billiards
Biscuits.co.ukUnited Biscuits
Breakfast.co.ukKellogg's
Caravan.co.ukThe Caravan Club
Caravans.co.ukDiscover
CarParking.co.ukBCP
CarpetTiles.co.ukCarpet Tile Centre Chesterfield
Cashmere.co.ukPurely Cashmere
Cheese.co.ukMilk Link
ChickenCoop.co.ukForsham Cottage Arks
Chocolate.co.ukThe Chocolate Society
Clarinets.co.ukWindband

By now, you've probably already realised that you don't need to look at the second column to know what each company does! The domain name describes the business perfectly, and it's so easy to remember that you're bound to be able to find each website again in the future...

Domain Name Company
CoachTours.co.ukHarry Shaw
CommercialProperty.co.ukVail Williams
CompanyFormation.co.ukJordans
ContentManagement.co.ukContensis
CurrentAccount.co.ukAlliance & Leicester
DedicatedWebHosting.co.ukZebraHosts
Dentures.co.ukMJM Dental Laboratories
DesignerSunglasses.co.ukD&A The Opticians
Desserts.co.ukCountry Style Foods
Diamonds.co.ukCool Diamonds
Domain.co.ukSedo
DrivingLessons.co.ukColes Driving School
EventManagement.co.ukThe Brilliant Company
FancyDress.co.ukAngels Fancy Dress
Ferry.co.ukP&O Ferries
GardenRoller.co.ukGardenWise
Gas.co.ukBritish Gas
GolfClub.co.ukMountain Lakes & Castell Heights Golf Clubs
GraphicDesignServices.co.ukG Solution Design
Holidays.co.ukFirst Choice

Pick a random example from these tables, an industry or subject you're familiar with. Then think about how many companies compete in that market, how many similar products and services they offer. Dozens? Hundreds? More?

Domain Name Company
Homestays.co.ukBritish Homestays
Host.co.ukTFL
Hosting.co.ukNewNet Hosting
HotelRoom.co.ukAmsterdam Hotel Earls Court
InkjetPrinter.co.ukInk Factory
Keyboards.co.ukCKS Global Solutions
Kilts.co.ukChisholms
Knitting.co.ukFotoknit
Landscaping.co.ukCedar Nursery
LifeJackets.co.ukMarine Warehouse
LondonTaxi.co.ukNew Regency Cars
MetalDetectors.co.ukViking Metal Detectors
MicroscopesMeiji Techno UK
Motorbikes.co.ukMotortrak
MusicLessons.co.ukAcam
News.co.ukTimes Online/News International
NumberPlates.co.ukReg Transfers
OfficeSpace.co.ukAndrews Denford & Boyd
Pashmina.co.ukPure Collection
Pasta.co.ukPasta Foods

Now take another look at the domain names. In most cases, there are only a handful of ways to describe the particular product or service. Secure a matching domain name, and you're way ahead of the competition!

Domain Name Company
PaternityTest.co.ukDDC DNA Diagnostics Centre
PayrollManagement.co.ukMPTC
Pearls.co.ukColeman Douglas Pearls
Pens.co.ukThe Pen Warehouse
PersonalisedGifts.co.ukPersonal Presents
Pharmacy.co.ukThe Co-operative Pharmacy
PhotoFrames.co.ukBorder Frames
PhotoProcessing.co.ukSnappy Snaps
PlantPots.co.ukTerratec
Portraits.co.ukSpatial Imaging Portraits
Presentations.co.ukPrimary Presentations
Psychologist.co.ukHughes & Co
Pub.co.ukBrunning and Price
Rafting.co.ukSplash Whitewater Rafting
RockingHorse.co.ukAnthony Dew & Company
Roses.co.ukHarkness
Rowing.co.ukEvolution Performance Composites
Rubies.co.ukJewellers of Park Lane
Saddles.co.ukEquestrian Clearance Warehouse
Sausages.co.ukCrombie's of Edinburgh

Finally, turn your attention to the companies behind the names. Some are household names, some are well known within their industries, others are small companies that have secured the silver bullet of an exact match generic domain name to help them get ahead in their web marketing efforts.

In many cases, you can probably think of more well-known companies associated with that niche. So why didn't they secure the generic domain name for their key product or industry? Apathy? Lack of imagination? We'll never know...

Don't repeat their mistake - take steps today to secure the most appropriate domain name for your business.

Domain Name Company
SchoolUniforms.co.ukBarretts
Shelving.co.ukDexion
Shower.co.ukCreda Showers
Slippers.co.ukEssanti
SpecialEffects.co.ukMachine Shop
StairLifts.co.ukBrooks Stairlifts
Stickers.co.ukMercian Labels
TaxReturn.co.ukAshley & Co
Tea.co.ukUnited Kingdom Tea Council
TimeManagement.co.ukFilofax
Trademark.co.ukDennemeyer
Tshirt.co.ukMicroTees
UprightPianos.co.ukWhite & Sentance
WalkingTours.co.ukOxford Walking Tours
WaterFeatures.co.ukPaul Dyer Water Features
WebDesign.co.ukThe Design Consultancy
Wedding.co.ukThe Wedding Shop
WeighingScales.co.ukCoventry Scale Company
WeightLoss.co.ukMedex Scientific
Whisky.co.ukThe Ladybank Company of Distillers

There is a follow-up to this article called "100 More Smart Companies that Get It", highlighting 100 more companies that are making great use of a generic domain name that exactly matches their primary line of business, or one of their main products or services.

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