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    Is it better to use hyphens to separate words in a domain?


    natural-silk or naturalsilk ?

    hello friends,

    please tell me how do you decide whether you should use a hyphen in a domain name .
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    when it needs one.
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    Originally Posted by SimonGreenhill
    when it needs one.
    thank you very much for this very informative and extremely helpful answer Mr. Moderator.

    I of course have the obligation to praise your answer and say thank you and bow in recognition though your answer explained water as being .... water.

    how do you feel when you answer a question of "should I" with "if u need to" ?


    are u just trying to show the administration that you are not leaving open topics without any answer ?


    are you paid to post here and you are paid / post ?

    is that why you are working hard to have 10k posts ?

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    I also wanted to say that I am expecting you to increase my warning level by an additional point.

    so hit me hit me....... just shoot man, take a laugh at it !

    I am sure you will be so happy to shoot me again today.
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    Warning levels I doubt, but rep ..... big time.

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    I am sure there will be something to help you there.


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    Hate to be Mr state the ****ing obvious here, but why don't you have both?
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    I am sorry but Simon's reply is a perfectly valid one. You should use a hyphen when one is needed. It's as simple as that.
    To determine if a hyphen is needed you check a style guide or just Wiki for some rules and examples of hyphen usage.
    Stop acting like an paranoid idiot, not everyone over here is out to get you. The responses you get are a result of your attitude.
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