Buying Your Own Website Domain
NAAIP helps agents succeed by providing free websites, quote engines and sales tools. Buy your own domain (e.g. smithagency.com instead of naaip.org/stevesmith) and your NAAIP website will be more successful.
Hover.com sells domain names for $14/year.
Monday to Thursday Noon & Weekends 2pm ET Conference Call: 1-888-532-9320
Buy a domain name and we will host your site for free. We conduct Monday to Thursday Noon & Weekends 2pm ET conference calls with specific emphasis on Search Engine Optimization (SEO), which is fancy words for moving your site up on Google.
Buy a domain name and we'll will take care of hosting your website. As you follow the instructions which take a few minutes and are listed in your NAAIP back office, your domain name will be shown in the browser's address bar. If you implement the proper techniques of SEO, you will see your income increase.
Let us host (for free) your free website on your own domain and your site will rise on the search engines. For assistance or to find out more, join our Monday to Thursday Noon & Weekends 2pm ET Conference Call.
Do Not Forward & Mask Your Website - Do Proper Hosting with Name Servers. It is imperative that you do this proper. We are here to help.
How do I choose a domain?
Your domain is central to your internet sales campaign. Agents with their own website earn over 70% more money. Having your own domain on your business card causes you to look more professional.
Your domain is unique to you. It must look good on your promotional items. Choose a domain that will impress. You sell by being impressive.
How can we help you promote your business?
Our management team owns over 50 insurance website domains. Our team has been successfully promoting these sites to reach #1 in Google for over 15 years. Click here for an informative study on moving up Google. Join our Monday to Thursday Noon & Weekends 2pm ET Conference Call and we will help you better understand internet marketing and tell you how to promote your website. You can also get help with buying your own domain and find out more about our additional services.
- Free Logo Maker (NAAIP recommends putting your photo, but you decide.)
- NAAIP YouTube Video - Moving up Google
Examples of good domain names
Avoid using a first word ending in vowel and the second word beginning with vowel. As well, 3 words maximum in a domain name.
- www.johnsonbrokerage.com (brokers)
- www.johnsonconsulting.com (consultants)
Consider putting first initial, instead of first name
- www.rayjohnsonbrokerage.com (brokers)
- www.rayjohnsonconsulting.com (consultants)
Instructions for putting website on your domain name with proper hosting
Step #1 - In DNS Settings in your domain registration account (i.e. Hover). Edit Name Servers (NS) Records in DNS to - NS3.NAAIP.ORG and NS4.NAAIP.ORG - Google or YouTube will have a good explanation how to edit your Name Servers with your particular domain registration company.
Step #2 - - Insert your domain name at Edit Site > Site Settings > Domain when editing your website. Insert your Website URL in format of www.yoursite.com. Wait a few hours and the site will be SECURE and UP.
MX Records for a business email are inserted at Edit Site > Site Settings > MX Records. This is required for those NAAIP users whose email is on their company domain. Your email recipients will not receive emails till this is set up.
TXT DNS Records for a domain are inserted at Edit Site > Site Settings > TXT DNS Records. This setting is used to confirm ownership of a website with bulk emailers, analytics, etc.
If you cannot implement proper hosting then email firstname.lastname@example.org or text 561-440-9245 your domain registration username/password.
- The Green 'Secure' (SSL certificate) in the address box is a 'must have' for any financial website.
- Whatsmydns.net to see your Name Servers (NS), MX and TXT propagated in the WWW.
- It is recommended that the subject line in auto respond emails should be changed by you to include your website domain name.
- Google "best linkedin profile photo" for expert advice - Your face should be 60% of the frame.
- We do not recommend forwarding and masking your site.
The Name Servers Hosting technique will:
- 1. Have your site look good on all smartphones.
- 2. Be better for SEO because it will create new pages.
- 3. Put a 'Secure' Green Padlock on the address bar.
- 4. Join daily conference call at 12 Noon Monday to Thursday or Weekends 2pm ET for a full discussion websites, etc.
*The information provided is intended for licensed insurance agents only. It is not intended for the purpose of advertising the insurance companies to the general public.