I am using SharePoint 2013. My question is about metadata.

When I name a library, document or task list's URL, is that URL part of the metadata?

In addition, is that the reason to use underscores or Camel-Case? In other words the %20 in the URL name will hinder the efficiency of the metadata?

Thank you for your h elp.

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It can be if organized properly. Consider what we can gleen from a url like:


Now looking at this, we can see that this is probably a finance site, with either a document library or subsite related to capital expenditures.

It isn't as apparent what this is:


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