Don’t Let Your Brand Get Hijacked
Whether you are launching a new service, product or company, it is always one of the first tests to see if the right domain name is available. You may also want to consider registering some alternative spellings of the domain name if there are some obvious phonetic spellings available.
In order to protect your brand, another important step is to make sure that you also register your company user name, product or service name on as many social networks and social sites as possible even if you have no plans to actively use it.
To speed this process along, go to http://knowem.com, allowing you to quickly see if anyone is using your brand as a username on any on 116 popular networks. If you’re too busy to do all the registering yourself, you can Use the premium service to register your Username on all these sites.