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Bas Burger
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Hi,

If a name of a company consists out of two words like  A="Business" and B = Name of the business", what would be the right way (for best SEO results) to write the url name? http://www. AB.com or A-B.com ?

Greetings Bas

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Hi

Why would you change a company name (brand name) in the URL ? (can be confusing for visitors)

Use Meta information to add best SEO output for best results.

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I mean if you are a baker and your name is Tim what is the best domain name: "Timbakery" or "" Tim-bakery" ?

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Bas ..

Here is a link that was recently published on line about the issue of whether to use a hyphen or not in domains -- And here is a link to second article. And yet a third one. I have no idea the reliability, or background, or anything, about the folks who wrote the articles. But perhaps they may be helpful for you.

Personally I think I would opt to have a domain with no hyphens or dashes, and I do think it is easier to tell someone a domain name and use it in marketing/advertising that does not have hyphens or dashes. In marketing/advertising materials you can always use a capital letter for the first letter of each of the distinct words of the domain to make things easier for someone to easily know the name.

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Hi

Example.

Company name : Stuc Hola

Registred Domaine : stuchola.com

 

So, no confusion telling someone : Stuc Hola in two words or one words or Stuc dash Hola ... etc

Keep the Registered Domaine as simple and unique as possible.

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Hi Carolin and Pierre, thanks for your help! 

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