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Benefits Of Using Custom Domain Over Subdomain



What is a subdomain

The subdomain is an additional part of your primary domain name. … you can create multiple subdomains or subdomains on your main domain.

For example –

In this example, “store” is that the sub-domain, “your website” is that the primary domain and “.com” is that the top-level domain (TLD).

Most of the people start their blogging career with subdomain services like (eg ) there are so many advantages in using custom domain over a subdomain.

We too started their blogging career with domain but after receiving positive feedback from readers we purchased a custom domain from godaddy or google domains and redirect a subdomain to custom.

So am I right?

I think many bloggers who are still on subdomain fear so on moving a domain because the results getting after this may be unexpected.

The article written below tells an advantage in using a custom domain and removing the misconception from the mind of some bloggers.

Why use a subdomain

Page Rank And Alexa Rank Drop Temporary

This is the worst point that causes many bloggers to escape from the custom domain. If you think custom domain free no this not free.

A subdomain will lose everything such as page rank, Alexa rank, and backlinks when it redirects to the custom domain.

But this effect will be temporary once crawler indexes all of your blog pages corresponding to your custom domain you will get the same page rank for your new domain in next update.

Due to the new domain you can also get a sharp decrease in your blog traffic so don’t frustrate, now you have to update your blog frequently to attract search engine spiders with a reason to index blog pages relative to your new domain.

Custom Domain Attract Brands

Custom domains have a greater ability to attract different types of brand and advertising options companies by which you can make some impressive amounts of money.

Google Adsense allows subdomain to participate in their program.

But the signup process is very difficult.

But on the other hand custom domain easily gets approved by Google Adsense due to its sureness.

BSA is the biggest competitor of Google Adsense but this service also doesn’t accept subdomain.

So the conclusion is that buying a custom domain will not harm you anything.

It costs you only 8-12$ per year.

This is just an investment and can be easily returned when you receive your first cheque by any ad network.

Increase Your Readership

It is well proved that the number of subscribers increases to double or triple which is very interesting. Usually, readers prefer to follow a trusted blog that provides genuine and unique articles on a regular basis.

A subdomain is treated as a temporary blog that can shutdown anytime because it is hosted on free service and shutting down that blog will not harm anything to the author or founder.

One of my friends when switching to custom domain its twitter and Facebook likes just tripled. Hence custom domain will increase your subscriber rate which can further increase your blog traffic.

Finally, by going through this complete article one final word I want to say that if you are interested in long term blogging then you should go for a custom domain.

Or if you have any problem or query about subdomain and custom domain the comment below to clear that instantly. how to create a subdomain godaddy many videos you can find on youtube.

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