View Poll Results: Which is the best brand name for social media accounts that post inspirational quotes?
Thoughts to Hold 13 43.33%
Gifts of Prose 4 13.33%
Words Worth Quoting 13 43.33%
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Old 05-23-2020, 01:33 AM
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I'd like your opinion on a brand name for inspirational quotes


I've licensed inspirational writings worldwide for decades on gift products in the real world, and now I'd like to build a following on social media. Which of the following names for my social media pages do you like best? Thank you!

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Old 05-23-2020, 01:46 AM
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"Brain Nuggets."
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Old 05-23-2020, 07:16 AM
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Maybe add an option for "None of the above"? I didn't vote cause I don't really like any of them. If you only want opinions on those three, I dislike the first one the least.
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All 3 options seem barf-worthy to me.

This might not be the best way to do your market research.
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Old 05-23-2020, 04:15 PM
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"Gobbets of Glurge"


What are these supposed to inspire, anyways?
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Old 05-23-2020, 05:40 PM
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For your target audience, my vote is #1.
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Old 05-23-2020, 08:48 PM
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There's always the old favorite, "Quotable Quotes." The three in the poll are all putrid, so I didn't vote.
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Old 05-23-2020, 08:52 PM
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Obviously we're not the target audience. The target audience is someone who'd buy the glurge-y stuff in the first place. The OP asked for help marketing the product to them, not us.
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All three seem incredibly dull, bland, and forgettable to me.
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Old 05-23-2020, 10:34 PM
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Thank you for your honesty!
And you're right, needscoffee. This stuff sells very well with its intended market.
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Old 05-23-2020, 10:42 PM
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I would also expect 1 to best market the product. 2 seems a little off-topic. I expect that to be short stories or novels, not "inspirational sayings".
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Sappy Sayings

Hang in theres

Sickening Lies You Need to Tell Yourself

Suicide Postponers

Empty Shell Fillups

Petty Thoughts for the Tragically Desperate

Grasping at Straws

Reasons to Live (or Kill)
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It may be because I'm a drooling simpleton with the attention span of a demented gnat, but would you mind explaining everything in words of one syllable. 140 chars max.

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Old 05-23-2020, 10:51 PM
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Sappy Sayings

Hang in theres

Sickening Lies You Need to Tell Yourself

Suicide Postponers

Empty Shell Fillups

Petty Thoughts for the Tragically Desperate

Grasping for Straws

Reasons to Live (or Kill)
I could vote for your Nos. 1, 3, 4 and 6.

EDIT: I could go for your last one too as long as you leave in "(or Kill)."
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I could vote for your Nos. 1, 3, 4 and 6.

EDIT: I could go for your last one too as long as you leave in "(or Kill)."
Of course! The "(or kill)" wasn't optional.
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I’m not thrilled by any of them, but as you say, I may not be the target market.

What is wrong with “Inspirational Quotes”?

Or “Inspirational Quotes posted by <name>”?
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Thanks again.

Sunspace, I want to also have a website of the same name. Inspirationalquotes.com is already taken, and your other idea
doesn't sound to me like a good domain name. But thanks!
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Thanks again.

Sunspace, I want to also have a website of the same name. Inspirationalquotes.com is already taken, and your other idea
doesn't sound to me like a good domain name. But thanks!
I don't think the name needs to be particularly creative. It just needs to be easy to remember.

"Words worth quoting" seems to fit that bill.
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Thanks again.

Sunspace, I want to also have a website of the same name. Inspirationalquotes.com is already taken, and your other idea
doesn't sound to me like a good domain name. But thanks!
It doesn’t have to be in the .com top-level domain (TLD); there are many others, such as .best, .click, and .cool. I have one in the .info TLD, for example, and that might be a good one.
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I've licensed inspirational writings worldwide for decades on gift products in the real world, and now I'd like to build a following on social media. Which of the following names for my social media pages do you like best? Thank you!
I am sorry, but I don't find your proposals enticing either. I'm not a native speaker but I would like to venture to suggest a different name for your page: Quote Me Quips. Good luck.
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I would definitely follow this page.
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I could vote for your Nos. 1, 3, 4 and 6.

EDIT: I could go for your last one too as long as you leave in "(or Kill)."
Ooooh! Ooooh! "Straw Graspings"!
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Seriously, for your target audience (for whom I have also written, under a pen name, and yes, they eat up the barfiest stuff, like dogs), I'd go with "Thoughts to hold." I think staying away from gerunds and participles is good, and it's just the right amount of touchy-feely, plus it reifies "thought."
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I prefer the first one


The second one didn't do anything for me and the third one sounds too much like
the English poet William Wordsworth....which I don't think you are trying to intentionally make that connection.
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"Brain Nuggets."
Come to think of it, "Butt Nuggets" may be more apt.
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Thanks again for the serious responses.
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I kind of hate the first two. I dislike the third the least.

* They Said it Better
* I Heard Somewhere
* Carpe Quotem
* WordSmiles (i hate that, too. but target audience)
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No snark here. I'm not your target audience, but I think the first one is the best of the three.
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Thanks.

Kent Clark, I agree with you.

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