Make It Official: Business, Trademark and Domain Name Registration and Intellectual Property

Before you launch forth with your brand new digital enterprise, you need to make it official. You will need:

  • To come up with a brand name (one that is not already taken, has an available domain name and does not conflict with others that already exist on the web).
  • To register that as your domain name (web address i.e. URL).
  • To register your business officially.
  • To protect your intellectual property.

Choose Your Name Wisely

You have two methodologies to choose from here. Either you choose a name which clearly defines what you do and ‘says what it does on the tin’, such as Cheapflights, GlassesDirect or AnythingLeftHanded. Or you can choose a simple, memorable ...

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