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    Site commercial/residential structure question


    Yo! I've got a new client site to SEO this week and his site is structured in a way where the home is the entrance to either the commerical or residential side of the business. Like this:
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    domain.com/commerical/
    domain.com/residential/
    As a result the home page is seriously lacking content and the site breaks into two, with little to no linking between the two.

    What would you do? My initial thoughts are to beef up the home page as a general company product page which then leads into the two sectors but i'm also thinking about making one sector the "chief" with the option to view the other sector as a sub folder from there.
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    Introduce a summary of the two sections on the Home Page, which would naturally channel the visitor to each section, and give you some text to put some links in to deeplink IMPORTANT pages in either section.

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    Two column homepage.
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    Originally Posted by EGOL
    Two column homepage.
    Anyone have any thoughts on the interlinking of the 2 sections?
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    I would have a horizontal navigation bar below the main banner that links to the home page, links to commercial side home and residential side home and other common resources. Vertical navigation would be to links within commercial or residential depending upon which side you are on.

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