Naming Academy

Eqvarium’s Naming Academy Part 13

When you start anew, start with a good name. When you’re about to venture into a business of your own, there are so many things to think about. Finding the right brand name can seem like a minor task, but it’s one that can easily turn into a real nightmare. To avoid...

Eqvarium’s Naming Academy Part 12

When not to think new To save a dying business or gain quick attention, one must think new. Some people, however, take that too literally. When it comes to naming, everyone from political parties (especially the more conservative ones) to sneaker companies love to put...

Eqvarium’s Naming Academy Part 11

Start small, think big Naming is equally important for small and big businesses. Even if you don’t have the budget of a large competitor, your brand can still benefit from a smaller, but still thorough, naming process. You won’t get as many names to choose between,...

Eqvarium’s Naming Academy Part 10

Feeling vs. Functionality The name you pick for your business will probably stick with you for a while. Therefore, it’s important that you really feel for your name. Many times, companies let rational thinking get the better of them and go for a functional,...

Eqvarium’s Naming Academy Part 9

When Wide Thinking is the Right Thinking To reach for everyone is to reach no one — marketing 101. A niche and a defined target group is a better way to achieve success in business. However, when it comes to naming a company, product or service, diversifying your...

Eqvarium’s Naming Academy Part 8

When you think names, think branding We’ve already covered the basics when it comes to naming — how to think creatively, how to take your chosen name’s lifecycle into consideration and the importance of legal, linguistic and communicative evaluations. But there are...