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Search Engine Guideline SeoSpamBadNeighbourhoodHyphens


Some search engines may penalize links to bad neighborhoods. Three or more hyphens in the domain name are used as a bad neighborhood indicator by search engines. Make sure these links are marked with REL=‘NOFOLLOW’ to avoid affecting your Google ranking.

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This page describes a web site issue detected by SortSite Desktop and OnDemand Suite.

Rule ID: SeoSpamBadNeighbourhoodHyphens