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Welcome to facebook.com!

or

Welcome on facebook.com!

I guess both can be used (correct me if I am wrong).

However, I don't know when it's better to use the first and where the second sentence?

Thanks.

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closed as general reference by MετάEd, Urbycoz, cornbread ninja 麵包忍者, tchrist, Mahnax Aug 28 '12 at 16:34

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Ok. You're wrong so I'll correct you. "Welcome on facebook.com!" cannot be used. –  Urbycoz Aug 24 '12 at 9:18
    
Why? "Welcome on this page" is right. So why not Welcome on facebook.com.? "facebook.com" can be substituted with the word "page" and the meaning is the same. –  Derfder Aug 24 '12 at 9:22
    
E.g. Welcome in facebook.com is correct to, but in the meaning of a corporation, I mean if you get a job in the facebook.com company. The people can invite you with "Welcome in facebook.com!" Right? –  Derfder Aug 24 '12 at 9:24
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No, they'd still say "welcome to". –  RegDwigнt Aug 24 '12 at 9:34
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@ Derfder ~ Would you say "welcome to my house" or "welcome in my house"? A website, a page, your house, and your workplace are all destinations that people go 'to'. –  Roaring Fish Aug 24 '12 at 10:27

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Definitively the correct form is "Welcome to facebook.com!".

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