how long is bad for authority sites?

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  1. JamesPat

    JamesPat Registered Member

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    I am having a hard time finding a good domain for my next project.

    My main kw is 8 letters long. I found this 12 letter long domain .. where first 4 letter rhymes with next 4 letters (and a good match from meaning) .. last 8 letters is my main kw. Would this be a goodname for authority standoint?

    I can also add a single letter infront of my 8 letter kw and try to brand it .. like xtraveltips .. and try to brand it as expert travel tips .. or its a bad idea?

    So how long is considered bad to you when you need an authority name?
     
  2. Duffers5000

    Duffers5000 Elite Member

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    Some major authority sites have 10-14 letter domains.

    It doesnt matter how long it is once it rolls off the tongue.
     
  3. Aty

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    The shorter and easier to memorize, the better, but I would try to keep it below 10 letters.
     
  4. Reyone

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    You need to worry about creating a solid brand. As mentioned above, some brands are proper long, but they are still succeeding; not everything is about finding a super short name; yes it helps, but you can still get a long name and then just get the first letter of each word.
     
  5. MafiaBoss

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    this is some 24 letters bullsh!t XD
     
  6. saber210

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    The shorter the better.. And a catchy one is also good..