How do you come up with a business / app / project name?
I’m often asked:
“Michael, what does Yuzool mean”
I usually just reply:
“I made it up!”
Which is true and you can read more about the decision making in that here:
We talked to Michael from Yuzool about his successful Selz store. Michael sells themes and add-ons for RapidWeaver and…founderu.selz.com
But what are some of the best ways to come up with business names today for apps, services and side projects?
Name generators are quite popular:
Brand name generator for startup, product, app and other online web business. Name Generator include over 6M words with…www.namemesh.com
But also today when you think of a name you want to search for the perfect domain name, Twitter handle, Instagram account and so on so you’ll need something like:
Find great domain names, app names, or business names. Search domain names, and get suggestions. Panabee is your free…www.panabee.com
It’s actually really fun coming up with business names, especially with friends and over coffee or beer 🍺
What are some of the strategies you use to come up with names and how should we use short and memorable names or long-tail SEO focused names (e.g. denver-web-design.com)?
Hope your next project has a good name. I wouldn’t spend too much time on it as it’s often just another stop at procrastination station.