I am confused within domain extensions? Which one should I take?

Rajan Verma (Aarvy)
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I was looking for a .com domain for my startup IndieHacks but unluckily that was not available. Anyhow, I just wanted to launch it before Black Friday and everything got already delayed so I decided to go with .site bcoz it is cheap. Here is the final URL. https://indiehacks.site/ Do you think it will make any bad impact in long run?

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.io, .co will be more good!!!
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Yes, .site is not as easy to remember. People are used to .com and local domain extensions (like .de, .nl)
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Yes, .site may be difficult to remember. Maybe you can try adding some relevant text to your url: indiehackssomethingrelevant.com
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Creator - Dictozo
@javier_garmart I once thought about it, but don't know why this type of long domains feels much like a funnel than a product to me..
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Yes, the .site is decent but not that catchy enough for all. Also, choosing domain extensions sometimes depends upon what kind of information or application/website is about. Initially extensions like .com,.io,.co goes well with almost every domain name but .in,.tech, .blog are some of the others that are also commonly used... I would like to suggest adding a prefix or suffix to your domain name as @Javier mentioned earlier like indiehacks.tech or viralindiehacks.com or something else...
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Creator - Dictozo
@javier @snipperbytes I got it. its really hard to remember unitl I promote the full name.. indiehacks.site .. I'll try to get something long like indiegrowthXYZ.... and redirect that here as well.
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