Is the following a correct usage of the exclamation point? That is, using the exclamation point in the beginning and at the end of a one word statement:

Welcome - !Bienvenidos!

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    Due to lazyness, many people (specially in social media) often write Bienvenidos! - It's not a terrible thing but it should always have the exclamation sign in the beginning. The same happens for the interrogative sign.
    – Schwale
    May 14, 2016 at 23:08

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Yes it is. However, as always, the exclamation point before must be inverted:


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