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Re: Dashes in domain name???
From Brett LaCroix at on 9 April '99
replying to Dashes in domain name??? posted by Rob

>I am going to register my own domain name, but someone already beat me to it. Can I register my name with dashes? Example: (this was just a stupid example) Will I be able to get listed in the search engines?

As you can see, I was in the same boat. The only problem with having a domain with a "-" in it is if you want to do offline marketing. Someone may remember your name, but forget the hyphen, and land on the other site.

Other than that, I see no problems in the "-" in the domain name and it hasn't hindered search engine listings for us.


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