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Domains with a Hyphen

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by latinofever, Jan 16, 2012.

  1. latinofever

    latinofever Junior Member

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    Hi guys. Wanted to ask what your experience is with domains with a hyphen

    My site is a xxxxx-org.uk

    Wondered if I have a chance getting a good google ranking. Keen to try as it has high search traffic keyword.
     
  2. Expertpeon

    Expertpeon Elite Member

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    I have seen hyphenated domains rank well on terms where the top end is >$6 MM/yr in profit.... so.
     
  3. assphuck

    assphuck Senior Member

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    One hyphen is ok. More than one and I would pass.
     
  4. Sam Wylde

    Sam Wylde Regular Member

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    I have several domains that have multiple hyphens, and they are all ranked first in Google. Hyphens really don't matter, the content on your site and link building is what you should focus on.
     
  5. iiaok

    iiaok Regular Member

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    Not to be a total jerk, but the search feature works well on this site. This exact question has been asked and answered this week.
     
  6. JasonG

    JasonG Regular Member

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    I have to agree with Sam up above, content is king and a lot of people forget that. If you can get quality content on a site, and a lot of it, consistently, you will do well.
     
  7. latinofever

    latinofever Junior Member

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    Thanks guys. The site keyword gets over 1 million searches a month on google so think ill work on affiliate site and build backlinks.

    Sent from my GT-I9100 using Tapatalk
     
  8. titties420

    titties420 Registered Member

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    should be ok as long as it is a good keyword
     
  9. rugbyjack2005

    rugbyjack2005 Power Member

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    A hyphen won't make a difference to search rankings. If it is a business it is a pain telling them what your URL is but for affiliate sites that obviously doesn't matter