Once you’ve decided to use Marketplaces Inc there are a few questions you need to ask yourself. We are writing a series of articles that walk you through this process. 

1, The name of your Marketplace! 

Perhaps you already have a name, it could be that you are adding a marketplace to an existing forum, magazine, classifieds page. Perhaps you are creating something from scratch. Either way the name of your Marketplace needs to capture both the usefulness of your enterprise, differentiate you from your competitors and embody the philosophy of your company.  Here is a short video to help you. Good Luck!

2,  Domain Name

As you are setting up an online business there is another important consideration. Make sure the name of your business is available as a domain name. There are a few ways to do this and it depends on what country you are in. The best way is to google “buy domain name” A few of the big players are www.godaddy.com, www.domain.com. If the domain name isn’t available you may need to re-think the name of your business. Here is another handy video to help you.

If you need any help, advice or information regarding setting up your own marketplace, Marketplaces Inc. are here to help. Contact us on [email protected].