Gaining SEO Benefits From The Beginning
Building a brand new website with a domain you dream up is a long, hard road. Of course it is great to have a fresh project and a totally unique brand name. The current state of play online is extremely competitive, there are business entities with enormous resources to throw at their online efforts – if you are a solo-preneur striving to build your empire it is a struggle.
One way of gaining a lot of SEO power easily is to search out expired domains. There is nothing new about this, but the methods now available can make a big difference, the really valuable domains are always snapped up pretty quick; but if you are diligent and apply some of these ‘free’ methods you might just grab yourself something that could change your life. If you can find domains with good all round metrics – NOT just ‘Trust Flow’ – it can mean your project gains favorable ranking, good news!
Dom Cop is my favorite source of expired domains, also this is used by a lot of SEO people so you need to be on-the-ball. This recent video from Josh MacDonald goes through how to snap up good domains, process and eliminate the spammy crap and quickly spot the high-value ones. All using free tools, it takes a bit of work and attention but hey, the results can be literally life-changing. Check it out.