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JohnW
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Solely relying on keywords in a domain name is a very weak and inefficient SEO strategy to begin with.

In competitive markets it does not guarantee a top 10 ranking result.

In non-competitive markets you don’t need it.

I predict that Google will be turning down the value of keywords in domain names shortly.

What will you be left with then?

As far as I’m concerned, the proponents of this SEO tactic fall into two schools:

a. People who have some commercial stake (eg domain resellers) or
b. People who don’t have much knowledge of SEO.

Yes, keywords in domain names can help a bit but a well SEOed site possibly generates 80%+ of its referrals from keywords that do not appear in its domain name.

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