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Aug 10 2005

Why www.thesuzette.com?

Published by at 11:27 am under All,Blogging

Many asked me why I don’t want to maintain www.lzbone.com since the domain is available. I don’t know. Probably because one of these:

  • someone feels lzbone is not professional
  • someone said “you don’t sound that lazy to me”, meaning people really associate me with laziness. Not a good idea, isn’t it?
  • someone calls me “Auntie Lazy Bone”, very odd when addressed in person.
  • So, since I am revamping my blog, might as well seriously consider renaming. Furthermore, when I was getting the name lzbone, I wasn’t really serious about blogging. A good time to change!

    Why Suzette? Well, actually Suzette is a type of crepe dessert. I have never seen the real thing and I have never tasted it, though I know where I can get it. But I think the name is kind of nice, like a lady’s name. So, I have decided to go around ‘Suzette’.

    But then, both the suzette.com and .net were taken. Then I tried suzetteS.com and .net, both also taken.

    So, I have decided to go with one of the followings:

  • www.thesuzette.com
  • www.the_suzette.com
  • www.suzette_blogs.com
  • www.suzette_talks.com
  • I actually quite like www.suzette_blogs.com but have decided to run a quick poll for 1 day. I have asked a few people to vote. Everyone has different opinion, and finally www.thesuzette.com got ONE vote more than the rest. Have to take it then.

    Reasons given by voters:

    “La lar larm get this one lah, difficult to get one that you like without ‘-’ or ‘_’”
    “Easy to remember”
    “Not only limited to blog or talk”
    “The Star also use thestar.com(.my)”

    Why .com instead of .net?

    “Sometimes the search engine will not find .net one…”
    “I always presume people’s website only ends with .com?” (perception)
    “I only search .com”
    And most sifu’s from MBF go for .com!

    That’s how I ended up settled with www.thesuzette.com.

    Suzette

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    8 responses on Why www.thesuzette.com?

    8 Responses to “Why www.thesuzette.com?”

    1. Jasonon 10 Aug 2005 at 1:10 pm

      I didn’t get to vote ler! Not fair! :P

      Suzette pronounced as Su-Z or Su-Zi-Te or Su-Zit? *ponders*

      Ooh~! Auntie Suzette, nice name you have. *coughs coughs*

    2. mumsgatheron 10 Aug 2005 at 1:30 pm

      Congratulations on your new domain!

    3. suzetteon 10 Aug 2005 at 1:56 pm

      jason: soli loh. :)
      Suzette is : Su – zet, just like how you read Suzanne (Su-zain).
      I know why you are doing that… *ahem* naugthy, naughty

      mumsgather: thank you to my new home! :)

    4. Twinsmom 土阿妈on 10 Aug 2005 at 3:23 pm

      gong xi gong xi…this is so good to back from holiday and something new in the blogsphere (though don’t have time to blog hopping others).
      cut ribbon liao lor :lol:.
      so? shop for new “furniture” set yet? check this out–http://wordpress.org/extend/themes/

    5. suzetteon 11 Aug 2005 at 1:10 am

      Twinsmom: thanks for dropping by. No ler, don’t have time to decorate/renovate my new apartment yet. Probably will find time do it this weekend… :)

    6. iNsunNon 11 Aug 2005 at 10:23 am

      Congrats ! will be looking forward to read more of your blogs :)

    7. loc1717on 11 Aug 2005 at 1:09 pm

      Halo Sue Jetti…
      i came yesterday but couldnot comment yet… yeah… got new house liao. when wil you having big party for this??

    8. suzetteon 11 Aug 2005 at 3:34 pm

      iNsunN: Thanks for the support. Needs friends like you! :)

      lockee: not Sue-Jetti lah. Is Sue-Zet. ;)
      Will explain in a while what it is. BTW, big party? no big one, only small house warming, few days ago. You didn’t come and visit? We expected you to bring some fine wine… LOL!

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