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.me or .us

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by nonai, May 14, 2014.

  1. nonai

    nonai Power Member

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    only .us and .me is available. everything else is taken.
    I was reading through some old threads but the information seems outdated.
    in 2014, are .me and .us extensions harder to rank than .com or are they equal?
    should I go with EMD.us EMD.me or EMDsomething.com
     
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    tiubles Registered Member

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    I think .US is better because .ME is supposed to be used for personal websites.
     
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    You can go with .us if you want to share the earnings with us else go with .me. :D

    .me and .us are still easier to rank in 2014 than .info, but I'd go with EMDsomething.com.
     
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    That's so not true. Go with .me OP
     
  5. nonai

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    I thought I should mention I am not concerned about how the domain looks to people....meaning, I dont care if the domain is not memorable....All I care about is which one is easier to rank?
    EMD.me
    EMD.us
    EMDsomething.com
     
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    honestly i still see a lot more .me domains ranking than .us domains.
     
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    Weird, because .me is actually the TLD for Montenegro, it has nothing to do with personal websites. .us should rank better for google.com, but there's no specific rule.
     
  8. nonai

    nonai Power Member

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    true, and .co is colombia, but these are now considered generic and not country specific.
     
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    Don't know about .me, but you can't put whoisguard on .us
     
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    Hey, go for both and redirect second domain to the first one.
     
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    .fu would be better.
     
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    ursulanewitt Newbie

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    coms are always better, add prefixes or suffixes to your keywords and get ranking.
     
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    I sense a lot of competition for that keyword.

    Are you sure you want to go for it?
     
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    EMDsomething.COM is better but if not available then EMD.us, .US is better than .ME