Insights from 20,000+ Naming and Branding Projects

Fun and Catchy Business Name Ideas – Branding Expert Picks

F

You’ve finally accomplished your goal of starting a business; now the only remaining factor is what to name it! 

Oftentimes, funny and playful business names aren’t top contenders when deciding on a name. Why? Because business owners want to be taken seriously, maintain a steady stream of clientele, and be around for years to come. But who says a funny and playful name can’t help you accomplish these goals?

After completing more than 25,000 naming projects with every type of client, from seed stage startups to Fortune 500 companies, we’re confident that fun and playful brands with fun and playful names can certainly succeed.

Let’s take a look at some catchy, fun and playful name ideas that our branding team has fallen in love with:

  1. Honey
  2. Okcupid
  3. Squatty Potty
  4. Poo-Pourri
  5. Bento Box
  6. Skinny Dipped
  7. Buzzy Booth 
  8. Scooch Case
  9. Gotcha Media Holdings
  10. Cribdilla 
  11. Ruck It
  12. Pinkaloo 
  13. Magic Leap
  14. Hippo
  15. Love Bites

Funny and playful names can definitely be captivating, eye-catching, and different. 

They’re a great way for a business to express themselves, attract new customers, and show off a playful side. 

When it’s all said and done, don’t be afraid to explore playful and fun business name ideas. From Squatty Potty to Okcupid, there are thousands of businesses that have gone down this route and have remained wildly successful!


Explore more brand name ideas or continue learning about creating catchy and memorable business names.

About the author

Grant Polachek

Grant Polachek is the Director of Marketing at Squadhelp–transforming the way names are developed by combining an affordable agency-level brainstorming process with the unmatched creativity of “the crowd.”

Insights from 20,000+ Naming and Branding Projects

The World’s Largest Naming Platform


Have a great name in 3-5 days--or less.

1) Experts submit hundreds of name ideas and matching URLs.
2) We test your favorite names with your audience.
3) A licensed Trademark attorney provides risk scores.
4) You start your business with an awesome name.
Start A Naming Contest

Free eBook