User searches on a website for "cake" and filters the results via two categories: "united states" and "germany".
Researched best practices SEO
- relevant and as short as possible URL
- if possible just use dashes to separate words in URL
- don't use parameters like
My research result
+ is used as a category seperater later in PHP.
Is this the best possible URL structure? If yes, which one is preferred (dash or plus)?
Do the double dashes have any negative effect? Or will I loose some keyword power with the
+ sign, because it is interpreted as a space? I've read that on the web, is this true?
Yes the site is indexable (at least the first page of it), it isnt duplicate content. So it really matters to make the URLs search engine friendly as good as possible.