SEO Tactic – Subdomains vs. Subfolders
We’re working on a project right now that brought up this question, which is both a technical and a business decision. Over at Digital Operative we use a subdomain for our blog in order to keep our content closer to the root domain, however likewise earn the SEO benefits in linking and saturating the organic listings. I was doing a little light research and stumbled upon this post from Rand Fishkin over at SEOMoz and the thread is not only informative, however there are so several scenarios that I felt it was valuable to share to see if any of you were likewise having the same questions.
Enjoy and hopefully this helps some of you readers out there!