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using separators - in the domain name?

Discussion in 'Domain Names & Parking' started by bojana, Dec 28, 2010.

  1. bojana

    bojana Junior Member

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    can search engine parse out the keywords in the names?

    Is it better to call your site:
    1. somethingnew dottcom
    2. something-new dottcom


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    Bojana
     
  2. babasss

    babasss Regular Member

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    it,s better to have all variants, becouse, someone can register 1, or 2, and to makebetter seo, and you will lose your niche. search engine will recognize 1 and 2, but in my opinion whit - it's better ( you avoid to make confusion if your keywords can "generate another keyword" - last letters from fiers word and first letter of second word
     
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  3. lonojoe

    lonojoe Junior Member

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    Yes search engine can parse out Keywords.
    I always stick with the 1st. I think this always have an upperhand to 2nd one.
    I have seen some going for '-' in between KWs and some adding up some suffix or prefix to KWs.
    Exact KW domain will ease up the thing, if you are good at SEO, nothing matters, you can bring anything to front.

    All the best.
     
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  4. bojana

    bojana Junior Member

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    thanks guys! :)

    Bojana
     
  5. webmast

    webmast Regular Member

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    somethingnew dottcom is your best choice. I always try to avoid dashes when I register a domain.
     
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    Both content and backlinks will have a far greater impact than hyphens - always! Concern yourself regarding the use of hyphens only if you are considering a trademark for your offering.
     
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    Go for plurals in the domain, if it will give you the exact match on both the singular and plural versions of your keyword
     
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  8. imperial109

    imperial109 Regular Member

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    bertbaby is right. It's not so significant that you need to worry about it too much. Go with the non hyphenated one though.
     
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