Comment: I've just tested this

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I've just tested this

Try it yourself if you have a facebook account.

1. Create a page Justtestingthewaters
2. skip through everything until it's created.

You'll end up with a url like

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Justtestingthewaters/505316762...

3. Edit the name by putting spaces between the words

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Just-testing-the-waters/505316...

will be your new url.

4. Notice the number on the end is the same with both urls? That's t6he important part. You can type in http://www.facebook.com/pages/woophoooooooo/505316762822719 and you'll end up at

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Just-testing-the-waters/505316...

as I said the name can be changed until you claim the url. Up until then the name isn't even checked by fb when serving up the url.