Best URL Format For Seo

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  1. 420friendly

    420friendly Regular Member

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    Hey peeps!

    What do you feel is the best SEO wise way to format your URL's given this example:

    You own tools.com and the search term you are wanting to hit was the term "Makita Tools" would it be best to use tools.com/makita or tools.com/makita-tools or it does not matter either way.

    Cheers!
     
  2. Superconservativenes

    Superconservativenes Registered Member

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    I don't really think it matters as much as you think. The URL should be user friendly and should contain a keyword in it.

    Using your example it would be:

    1) tools.com/makita for a general tools page. Like the company's page.
    2) tools.com/makita/specific-tool This could be used for a product page
     
  3. SmileAtmyWins

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    You can go either way. However, I would go with "tools.com/makita-tools. It's more definitive.
     
  4. vishal2890

    vishal2890 Power Member

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    put hyphens and a keyword, then you are good to go!
     
  5. irmscher

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    tools.com/makita-tools.html would be perfect