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The Crowded Bar Theory and Why It Matters When Naming Your Business

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You have a great business idea. You even came up with a name. You’re so excited about this idea that you have all of your friends meet you at the local bar on a Friday night. You can’t wait to tell them about your new outdoor egg-tossing game. The conversation goes a little like this: YOU: I’m coming up with a new game for kids. FRIEND 1: Oh great, what’s it called? YOU: Egg Sport. FRIEND 2:...

Tips for Using Abstract Adjective + Noun Naming Techniques for your Business

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When naming your business, there are a variety of name types you can use. Classic, abstract, emotional, and clever names are also styles you can work with. Creative, engaging, and brief, abstract names provide almost limitless potential in our world of shrinking name availability. If you want a unique and memorable name that will serve as a strong foundation for your brand, you may consider this...

How Poetry Can Help You Name Your Business

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Why read Yates? Why did they teach Shakespeare in school? It’s not like you’ll ever have to apply poetry to your life when you grow up, right? Maybe not quite. Poetic techniques are a fantastic tool when it comes to  choosing a name for your business. Poetic devices bring two strengths to your business name. They aid in memorability, making it easier for people to pass your brand name along for...

How To Use Abstract Names For Your Business

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Xerox, Vivo, Hulu. These names would just sound like a random jumble of sounds to many people if they were unfamiliar with the brands associated with them. These are abstract brand names, meaning they have no obvious connotations or roots and no direct association with the service or product the business is selling. Abstract brand names are rich with potential due to their originality...

Strategies to Avoid Business Name Debacles

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To catapult your startup to international acclaim it is important to name your company and brand with a moniker that resonates with your target customer. To fulfill the dream of your business growing into a unicorn worth billions, start by distilling the vision of your startup into a memorable and meaningful name. Here are some tips and pitfalls to avoid a costly disaster. A Word of Caution on a...

Name your Business, Brand, Product, or Just About Anything

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Your name is a huge part of your identity, so why would the name you choose for your brand be any different? Coming up with the right name for your business is essential to standing out in today’s competitive marketplace and attracting the attention of customers and top workforce talent. A catchy name can give you that initial advantage, allowing you to stand out from the crowd and stay in...

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