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One of our products is a grid control called iGrid, and we have two versions for two different platforms. One is iGrid ActiveX, the other is iGrid for .NET Framework WinForms called "iGrid.NET". At some point we noticed that in the snippets on Google's SERP the ".NET" suffix is treated as a standalone word. For example, we can see highlighted text in bold (what Google highlights looking at the search query) like this:

... iGrid.NET is an advanced DataGridView alternative.

Is that right? How to check whether Google treats "iGrid.NET" as two separate words? And if so, tell him not to do that?

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The easiest way to check if Google treats two strings differently it to search for them. "igrid.net" and "igrid net" return slightly different search results, but only slightly. – Blazemonger Apr 29 '13 at 14:36

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