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Linking to outside, "mini-site" on homepage
Is it a bad idea to link to another, related "mini-site" on the homepage?
edrews16

5+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3171 posted 8:34 pm on Apr 3, 2006 (gmt 0)

Hi! I was wondering if it a bad idea (from an SEO standpoint) to have a link to a related, mini-site from the homepage. The mini-site is for a promotion that the company is running.

For example, the main website's URL is www.widgets.com and the mini-site's URL is www.widgetsweepstakes.com. Will I be penalized at all for doing this? Or is it ok?

Thanks for your help! : )

 

mediafrenzy

10+ Year Member



 
Msg#: 3171 posted 10:16 pm on Apr 3, 2006 (gmt 0)

In my opinion it's fine, as long as it's a logical extension of the user experience.

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