Like every great idea, every business is different. Whether you’re a startup trying to get off the ground, a brick and mortar company that has been in business for decades, or a professional who just needs to be found—a .com address is the right choice to meet your needs.

Startups start
right with .com

Because .com
means business

A good web address makes a real difference to your prospects. That’s why .com is the right foundation to bring your business to life.

If you’re just starting out, your business needs a web address that it can grow into. Don’t limit yourself to a small one. Think big – as big as your ambitions, as big as your ideas, as big as your potential.

Read on to find expert advice on how to bring your business online successfully.

As of 2014, 84% of households in the UK had Internet access.1 Find out how your business can reach them. Read more
Discover key steps to be aware of when beginning your business, and what needs to be considered when taking that business online. Read more
Keep it short and simple with this introduction to a few important tips on creating your web address name. Read more


Take the next step in growing your business and join the millions of others who have found success with a .com.

Almost 95% of five-character .com names are available.2 Great names are waiting for you!
100% of the world’s fastest-growing companies have a .com.3


Because .com
means business

Whether you’re looking for local customers or expanding to new markets, a .com address gives you the right platform to grow.

With thousands of those potential customers searching online for businesses, you need a reliable, credible and effective online presence or you’re going to miss out. There’s a reason successful companies worldwide choose .com.

In the following articles, you’ll find great ways to grow your business online.

SEO sounds scary, but it doesn’t have to be. Watch this video for SEO marketing tips to drive traffic to your webpage.
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From useful content and user-friendliness to marketing and consumer relationships, there are several pitfalls to avoid. Get an overview on what to look out for.
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According to researchers, 79% of consumers trust online reviews as much as a personal recommendation.4 See how you can make sure you’re knowable, likable and trustable.
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Get a .com to help you grow

Take the next step in growing your business and join the millions of others who have found success with a .com.

Even if you’ve been online for a while, maximizing your .com presence regularly keeps your business running smoothly!
.com is internationally recognised as the as the address that means business, if you’re looking for overseas customers, make sure you have a .com.


Because .com
means business

Find a firm footing in your local marketplace. With a .com address, you’re at the top of the list and in the front of everyone’s minds. When people in your neighbourhood search for local goods and services, they look for .com first.

Whether you’re on corner or in the high street, your business needs to be available to local customers. Make it easier for them to find you and the information they need, with a .com web address.

Discover new ways to attract customers near you, with the following articles and videos.

It’s time to bust some myths. While some people think setting up a website is expensive, technically difficult and time-consuming, it’s anything but.
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eCommerce? Easy! Watch this video to find out how an eCommerce solution can augment your business.
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More and more people use geolocation services to find local businesses. See how one can make you more visible to local customers.
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Take the next step in securing local customers and join the millions of others who have found success with a .com.

91% of consumers search for local businesses online.5 Are you findable?
82% of small businesses with an online presence recommend investing in a website.6

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Take the next step in growing your business and join the millions of others who have found success with a .com, powered by Verisign. It is where the world clicks.

Be Trusted

As the foremost established domain, with a record of more than 15 years of reliability, .com invokes trust. It is where customers want to do business online.

Be Positioned for Success

.com is the global online standard, and that is why every Fortune 500 company and the world’s fastest-growing companies have a .com.

Be Confident

Since .com is powered by Verisign, you can trust that your domain name is backed by the same proven and industry-leading expertise that has kept .com and .net running with 100 per cent reliability for more than 15 years.


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