Have You Been Dropped By Yahoo?
Yahoo has fairly recently updated its guidelines. You can read the full list at:http://help.
An SEO Checklist
Would you like a checklist of the important steps to take in optimizing a web site? Well, here it is:1. Use a keyword research tool to find profitable phrases (i.
How To Improve Your Search Engine Ranking
With search engines like Google currently indexing over 8 billion pages, it is becoming more and more difficult to get a top search engine ranking. Type in a popular search phrase such as "Internet Marketing" into Yahoo or Google and you will be returned over 8 million results!Unless your website is in the first two or three pages, it is unlikely that you will receive many visitors from search engines.
Search Engine Optimization With Sitemaps
I just wanted to share a little Search Engine Optimization experiment I ran
to confirm the theory that Google likes content rich sitemap pages rather than
just a bunch of links pointing to different pages on your site. I also wanted to
look at a way of funnelling Google page rank to all the internal pages on my
site as quickly as possible
I have heard from a few search engine optimization companies that sitemaps are
good ways of helping search engine spiders find all the pages on your site but
have you every thought that using good quality sitemaps can also help your
internal pages attain a very high Google page rank very quickly
I was reading a Search Engine Optimization article about how Google likes pages
with good quality relevant content and how they wanted to serve this quality
content to their surfers.
The First Search Engine Marketing Method: Content That Meets Customers Needs
For your business web site, good search engine rankings and high user traffic depend on relevant content. More user traffic will mean more sales leads and then more sales.
Using Blogs for SEO
Why Start A Blog?I knew about blogging and blogs for years before I actually
started my first blog..
The Life Blood of Internet-Based Home Businesses...Search Engines
Anyone involved in an Internet-based home business will soon come
to recognize the importance of search engines as a vehicle to
attract potential customers.Since the inception of Google in 1998, the popularity of using
search engines has increased dramatically.
Your Online Home-Based Business Can Lead To Search Engine Stress
As a member of several search engine optimization forums, I
have recently noticed (especially since Yahoo recently decided to
try their hand at competing with Google) that the stress level of
many webmasters has gone way up. This applies not only to
webmasters involved in Internet-based home businesses, but to
webmasters in general.
The Search Engine Showdown
If you're anything like me, you have a favourite search engine and you're loyal to it.
You never use any others (which made this research difficult for yours truly), insist
yours is the be-all and end-all and you even go so far as to deny any shortcomings
it may have.
All About Google
If you read The
Search Engine Showdown, you know Google is my favourite search engine.
Why? Google always offers the most results for any given search (they currently have
over 8 billion pages indexed), it's faster than the Audi Quattro we test drove this
morning, and 9 times out of ten, in my experience, all the front page results are
relevant to my search.
Link Building Services
In today scenario when we talk about Search Engine Optimization, we also talk about one of the most important aspect of SEO, which is Link Building. But there are different types, aspects and limitations of Link Building, which would be discussed now under1.
Google: The Ultimate Web Writer's Style Guide
Indulge me for a moment.Forget that Google is a search engine.
Tips On Optomizing Your Website For Search Engines
I wish to give a few little tips, about optimizing. You may find it quite useful, depending on the type of website you have.
Google vs. Yahoo -- How To Rank High On Each One
Google likes incoming links, especially links from high-ranking, on-topic pages that include keywords in the link text. Google doesn't like over-optimized, high keyword densities and over use of keywords in headings, etc.
5 Things to Keep an Eye on in the SEO World in 2005...
After the latest PR update at Google and MSN's beta search going live, there is one
thing for certain in 2005: the world of search is in for some major changes. There
has been growing speculation around the SEO world that reciprocal linking is a thing
of the past.
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When SEO Takes the Value out of a Website
Every webmaster would like to see his/her website to be the number 1 search result returned in search engines. A number 1 spot in Google pretty much guarantees loads of traffic to a website which can then materialize in high revenue for the website owner.
How to Succeed with the Search Engines
The Cold Hard Facts?..
Drive More Traffic to Your Website With Your Web Page Title!
One of the most overlooked, but important components, on your web page is the Meta title. The Meta title is the text or page title found at the top left of your browser window and it is also the title saved when a web site visitor bookmarks your website.
Affordable Small Business SEO: 5 Common SEO Errors and How to Fix Them
Don't put the cart before the horse.You can't do SEO (optimize your web site for search engines) until you've researched keywords.
7 Free Search Engine Resources You Should be Using Now
Ask any business person who's website is at the top of the search engines if his/her site is making money, and the answer is almost always "yes".An example is Glenn Canady, the author of "Gorilla Marketing" who employed only one of these strategies, and it made him over $1 million dollars.
Complete Web-Site Optimization For Search Engines (Part 1)
SEO or search engine optimization strategy now becomes widely popular among online business operators. Nothing strange about it as it allows to substantially increase your gross income, as a result of growing traffic or visitors flow.
Google Patent Application - Linking
The recent patent application filed by Google details numerous items the search engine uses to rank web pages. The specific application is summarized as:"A method for scoring a document, comprising: identifying a document; obtaining one or more types of history data associated with the document; and generating a score for the document based on the one or more types of history data.
SEO Expert Guide - Conclusions (part 10/10)
As you have seen throughout the guide, search engine optimization (SEO) is a multi-faceted activity. Likely to be time-consuming, it is important that you spend your time wisely.
Search Engine Strategies for Affiliate Websites
The major search engines are always on the lookout to improve their search results and to weed out websites with duplicate content. They are also weeding out websites that mainly contain affiliate links.
60 Day Sandbox for Google & AskJeeves; MSN Indexes Quickest, Yahoo Next
Search engine listing delays have come to be called the Google Sandbox
effect are actually true in practice at each of four top tier
search engines in one form or another. MSN, it seems has the
shortest indexing delay at 30 days.
The Best and Easiest Google-Friendly Change to Your Web Site
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Taking Advantage of Googles Sandbox Effect
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