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What's your preferred TLDs for EMDs?

Discussion in 'Black Hat SEO' started by ijof9, Feb 28, 2012.

  1. ijof9

    ijof9 Power Member

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    Say you're building an MNSMFA. Which TLDs you preffer? And also, how hard can you go on dashes? By which I mean, given the keyword "thousand dollar keyword":

    thousanddollarkeyword.com
    thousand-dollar-keyword.com -> too many dashes?
    thousand-dollarkeyword.com -> one dash, any suggested maximum?

    In the rare event that all possible dashes combinations are taken, how much would you recommend either one of these:
    thousand--dollarkeyword.com
    thousand--dollar-keyword.com
    thousanddollar--keyword.com
    thousand-dollar--keyword.com
    thousand--dollar--keyword.com

    Also, if you don't recommend dashes at all, what's the preferred order of TLDs? Meaning:
    1) .com
    2) .net
    3) .org
    4) .info (should I even consider it?)
    5) any others? (maybe they're all taken and dummyhead owners couldn't SEO at the level you can, and you need an EMD)

    Any help appreciated.
     
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    floflo89 Regular Member

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    All beside teh --
     
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    JonnyBorneo Regular Member

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    long urls are never good, so when making EMD for long-tail keyword I very rarely use dashes (florida-fishing-in-summer.com VS floridafishinginsummer.com)
     
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    thousanddollarkeyword.com -> best choice (if available)
    thousand-dollar-keyword.com -> 2 dashes may not be the best choice, but not sure about the importance of the impact
    thousand-dollarkeyword.com -> one dash is better than two, but for this example, it looks weird...

    thousand--dollarkeyword.com
    thousand--dollar-keyword.com
    thousanddollar--keyword.com
    thousand-dollar--keyword.com
    thousand--dollar--keyword.com
    -> double dashes domain really look sh*tty

    preferred order of TLDs?
    1) .com
    2) .net
    3) .org
    Period.

    .info suck, don't go for them if your serious about what your doing (i.e. if you want to look serious for users, and if your serious about SEO, especially if you go for a competitive keyword)
    Other TLDs don't deserve your attention either.
     
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  5. Theodore

    Theodore Power Member

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    I would say all of the above are fine, accept -- but also to many - can not be good either but thats my own personal opinion. Also I would only choose .com/.net/.org
     
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  6. ijof9

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    All right, mercĂ­ for the answers.

    I thankblasted everyone.