Memorable Domains - Specialists in Generic Domains

Memorable Domains

We specialise in top quality generic domain names, and our inventory of 5,000+ names covers over 200 topics.

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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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"Having decided to add a Press Release function to our network of sites, we found the perfect name on Memorable Domains. Edwin was a pleasure to do business with and the transfer process was quick and painless."
   James Read, Adsonline LLP (bought

"I am delighted with the speed and efficiency of the whole process. The transaction was carried out in a professional and courteous way. I look forward to doing more business in the future."
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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 Live Forwarding Micro UK Autograph Gallery Daniels Limited William Bentley Billiards Biscuits's Caravan Club Tile Centre Chesterfield Cashmere Link Cottage Arks Chocolate Society

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 Shaw Williams & Leicester Dental Laboratories The Opticians Style Foods Diamonds Driving School Brilliant Company Fancy Dress Ferries Gas Lakes & Castell Heights Golf Clubs Solution Design 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 Hosting Hotel Earls Court Factory Global Solutions Nursery Warehouse Regency Cars Metal Detectors
MicroscopesMeiji Techno UK Online/News International Transfers Denford & Boyd Collection 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 DNA Diagnostics Centre Douglas Pearls Pen Warehouse Presents Co-operative Pharmacy Frames Snaps Imaging Portraits Presentations & Co and Price Whitewater Rafting Dew & Company Performance Composites of Park Lane Clearance Warehouse'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 Showers Shop Stairlifts Labels & Co Kingdom Tea Council & Sentance Walking Tours Dyer Water Features Design Consultancy Wedding Shop Scale Company Scientific 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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