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A Literal Lesson in Being Careful How You Choose to Name Your Domain [Images]

Setting up a new domain for a personal, business, or blogging website can be exciting, but it pays to take a few moments and think carefully about how you name your domain. This collection of domain name disasters shows how even the best of intentions can turn out horribly wrong…literally.

Special Note: Some of these domain names may be considered offensive and/or sexual in nature when read. You have been warned ahead of time.

30 Unintentionally Awful Domain Names [Pleated Jeans Blog]

Akemi Iwaya is a devoted Mozilla Firefox user who enjoys working with multiple browsers and occasionally dabbling with Linux. She also loves reading fantasy and sci-fi stories as well as playing "old school" role-playing games. You can visit her on Twitter and .

  • Published 07/19/12

Comments (4)

  1. LadyFitzgerald

    LOL! A few of those names were on purpose, especially #10. The page shown made it obvious they were going for the gag that is even older than I am.

  2. Steve-O-Rama

    Oh wow, after the day I’ve had, that got me into a MUCH better mood! :D Thank you!

    BTW, I really spit my bit at #24 for some reason….

  3. Dark Reality

    Let me guess, Pen Island is near or at #1?

  4. Dorothy

    I don’t get 6 or 23.

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