Description: Lets you check for name availability across multiple TLDs and social media, and also generates suggestions. Once you find a good name, click through to register it at Namecheap. Very cool tool while you're researching names.
Link: startup name check
Description: These folks are disrupting the traditional agency model by allowing companies to engage with hundreds of naming experts. Their platform combines crowdsourcing, AI and gamification to help companies come up with high quality name ideas instantly. In addition to comprehensive Trademark validation, they offer audience testing to ensure that names resonate with your target audience. There is also a curated collection of premium domains to purchase instantly. They have over18,000 customers and 75,000 creatives and were recently recognized by Inc Magazine as one of the six most innovative companies in the 2018 Inc 500 List.
Description: NameQL is a very fast domain name generator that focuses on suggestions for available .com domains. It starts with suggestions for common pre- or postfixes which makes it quite useful, and it is very easy and free to use.
Description: Wildna.me is a nice tool to brainstorm domain name ideas. It combines dictionary search, wildcards, filters and hack suggestions to help you find available domain quickly.
Description: Brandpa helps entrepreneurs and business owners find a perfect brand name for their startup / product. The names, include a domain name and logo. We built this website because we value other people's time. Now, instead of spending months on searching / creating a new name, you can visit Brandpa and purchase a domain name of your liking in minutes.
Description: If you need to register domains that aren't easily available in the US, try EuroDNS, which will give you access to all sorts of TLDs you can't purchase with the usual registrars. Need a .bo domain for your cool new site startupho.bo? They have all the unusual domain endings that will let you get the domain you really want.
Description: There are so many places that you could buy a domain name, but NameCheap comes highly recommended by a ton of Startup professionals because of the quality of the system, the pricing, and the easy of setup. It's where I buy all my domains now. And if you want one of these sexy .io domains, you don't have to pay $80 anymore, as NameCheap offers them for less than half of that. Don't buy domains anywhere else.
Description: Have an idea of a name for your Startup but can't quite nail it down? Have no idea at all what to name it? Take two words or ideas and put them into NameMesh and it will show you all the possible domain names based on the amalgamations of those two words.
Description: Can't think of a good name for your Startup? Frustrated because every decent dot com is taken already, squatted by some guy that wants $15k for it? Take a word or two and input into Panabee and it will show you all the combinations and possible plays on spelling so that you can find a domain that is still available.
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