I've read the server location is essential for a web site to be Search engine optimization friendly. I'm likely to create a website on your own that is targetted mainly to french audience (in france), however i am likely to host the site at godaddy.com.

My problem is does it hurt the web site Search engine optimization friendliness? Or would you recommend me to host the web site in france itself? I've also read that I have to possess a static Ip. Whether it's true, can anybody explain me why?

Can anybody suggest me good quality website hosting companies, prefereable in france?

Thanks ahead of time!

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