Some tips for creating a clever screen name are to choose an imaginative, mature and long-term name with universal validity, meaning it falls within the guidelines and policies for acceptable screen names for many different types of online communities. A good tip is to use at least eight characters to ensure originality, and avoid underscores, hyphens, periods and other punctuation, which many online communities do not allow.Continue Reading
A good way to create a clever screen name is to incorporate personal interests and unique personality traits into the name, such as hobbies, favorite books or preferred travel destinations. A clever screen name may also add an adjective or descriptor to a name or initials, which you can make more intriguing by using rhymes or alliteration along with your own name. If you speak a second language, consider incorporating that language into the name.
Clever screen names are necessary in larger communities as many common screen names are already taken. To choose a clever screen name, avoid popular phrases and numbers such as ���123��� or ���007,��� or the suffixes ���chick��� or "guy." For additional assistance, use an online user name generator tool such as SpinXO, Fantasy Name Generators or the Twitter Name Generator.Learn more about Internet & Networking