The most common top-level domains are .com, .net, and .org. Each had it’s unique purpose.
.com: Commercial (for-profit) websites
.net: Network-related domains
.org: Non-profit organizations
Though .com domains are used for commercial websites, it’s all over the internet, non commercial websites are also using .com. In this article, reasons why .com domains are the best, SEO benefits of .com and use of Top Level Domain will be discussed.
.com domains are better because they have greater influence on people’s life, when people are thinking of web urls, what usually came into their mind is .com. It’s easier for people to remember .com
SEO benefits of .COM Domains:
Domain names have a long history in search engine optimization (SEO) strategies. It hasn’t always been for the “best” reasons and over time Google has adjusted for spammy SEO domain efforts. Today, the top-level domain (TLD) can still play a part of search engine optimization (SEO) strategy and helps move websites up in the rankings.
Number of websites using .com domains are much more than other domains, this gives .COM domains heads-up on Search Engines.
Their are many sites with the same name but different suffix, e.g myschool.com and myschool.net, this two domain names are for two different sites, if you search for myschool on search engines, myschool.com will be the first result. This usually add greater advantage to .com.
When talking about Top Level Domain (TLD), we can say they are the best, they have greater advantage on SERPS.