These are the advantage and disadvantage of Freenom free domain , freenom is one of the popular site that offer selling of Top level domain and Free domain , i know before you search the advantage and disadvantage of freenom free domain , you already have a website but you want to install custom domain .., Right Freenom free domain is offering both paid domain and free domain e.g freenom offer .Tk free domain , freenom offer .Ga free domain , free nom offer free .Ml domain , freenom offer free .Gq domain , freenom offer free .Cf domain.
Free domain don’t have much advantages , but has many disadvantages, if you are building a site that has future or business site, i won’t advice you to use free domain because it has alots of effect, you should only use free domain when you are new on blogging so that you can learn how to set DNS and Records of domain.
Some new Entertainment bloggers prefer free domain than their sub-domain , which is the one of the mistakes some new bloggers do because it can affect your SEO.
All the free domains i mention above are Targeting a specific country in Search engine such as Google search engine , Yahoo search , Bing search.
Dot.tk is targeting Tekelou , Dot.ml is targeting Mali country of Africa , Dot.cf is targeting Central Africa , Dot.ga is targeting Gabon African Country , e.t.c
Advantages Of Freenom Free Domain
1. Freenom free domain is very easy to set for new bloggers when you the instruction.
2. Freenom free domain offer you to choose the month of expiration of your domain from 3 Months to 12 Months.
3. You can choose any free domain you like, e.g dot.tk , dot.ml , dot.ga , dot.cf , dot.gq e.t.c.
4. If facebook block your sub-domain , you can easily purchase free domain at freenom if you don’t have money to afford Top Level domain like dot.com , dot.net , dot.online , dot.org , this one is for bloggers that depend on facebook search engine.
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For my own opinion these are the advantage of free nom free domain , because these are the only benefit i can gain with freenom free domain , so below are the disadvantage of freenom free domain .
Disadvantages Of Freenom Free Domain
1. Freenom may disable your free Domain at any time.
2. Your freenom free Domain is targeting a specific country Automatically.
3. You don’t have full controll over it.
4. It is not Free forever, once it reach Expiration date it will expire, and they will notify you to renew it with money.
5. You can’t change targeting country on search console.
6. You can’t get traffic on search engine , expecially if you are blogging on niche about Education or anything pattern to your country , example your site is full of Nigeria contents and your blog is targeting Gabon on Search Engine , how could you expect many people from another country to be searching for content that they don’t have use of it.
These are the reason why you should not use free domain because even if you get more traffic from search engine , when ever freenom realise you are getting hug traffic on your blog , they will disable your domain.
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