Underscores vs dashes – oh my!

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Matt Cutts explains the difference between how Google interprets underscores vs dashes in a URL. Have a question?

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Teena says:

I’ve always used dashes in long domain names, as it looked better and didn’t look like the old DOS way of writing.

So what’s best in underscores vs dashes?

It’s great to hear Matt saying that he recommends going with dashes for new sites – phew!

Matt Cutts also says the difference between the two is miniscule as far as SEO goes, and to not worry about it.


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