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6 Benefits of using CSS for SEO
When looking to optimize your website, one of the very first things you should do is take a look at your source code. Is it long and unclear? Hard to read and find what you're looking for? If so, then you probably aren't using a Cascading Style Sheet, or CSS, as it's more commonly referred to.
Using Cascading Style Sheets is crucial to your website's optimization. Here are a few reasons why..
20 more Must-Have SEM tools
My recent article 20 Must-Have SEM Tools listed 20 of the most popular time-saving tools you can use to help you with your search engine marketing efforts.
The article proved quite popular with both search engine marketers and webmasters, some of whom decided to send me their favorites that weren't included in the list. I also discovered a few more of my own since I wrote the original article, so I decided to add to the list by reviewing another 20 tools..
5 SEO Techniques You Should Never Use
SEO is the means by which an Internet marketer goes about getting a web site noticed on the search engines in the top 10, or top 5 or even as number 1. The trick is to place keywords strategically within a web site, blog or other means by which search engines will find you. There are acceptable and unacceptable ways of using this marketing technique..
20 Must-Have SEM Tools
Anyone working in Search Engine Marketing (SEM) knows that this industry travels at warp speed. If you're trying to market your web site or the web sites of your clients via search engines, chances are your time is limited - severely limited.
To squeeze as much into my schedule as possible without resorting to self-cloning, my daily routine involves the use of a range of time-saving tools and software. I use such tools on a daily basis and I truly don't know how I'd function without them. I'm not the only one. I've talked to other SEM experts and they also rely on various tools to help them through their hectic schedules.
Here is a list of 20 must-have tools used by busy SEM professionals..
Optimizing for MSN (Live.com)
In my previous article I discussed the best tactics for achieving rankings in Yahoo, the web's number 2 most popular search engine. Now it is time to pick on the third most used search property – MSN, which has 6.6% of the search market and is currently found at www.live.com. MSN's ranking algorithm has its own nuances which will be noted in this article..
Optimizing for Yahoo!
With a reported 22.1% of search traffic Yahoo is second only to Google's 64.4% for search user volume so it is extremely important not to forget that attaining a top ranking in Yahoo can be a big boon to the bottom line. As a result, I decided to write this update on how to attain superior rankings in Yahoo using today's useful tools and tactics..
How to do Reciprocal Linking right way
There seems to be a lot of bad-mouthing about reciprocal linking nowadays by SEO "gurus" and amateurs alike, most notably in the various internet forums. Reciprocal links, according to the naysayers, are virtually worthless because they supposedly do not help your search rankings or pass Google PageRanks to your site..
Page Length Really Does Matter
It's a dilemma that many web site owners face. They don't want to have too little words, but they don't want to have too many words, either. It's a delicate balance that every web site owner has to know in order to have a site that is search engine optimized and visitor friendly..
Top 10 of the Most Common SEO Mistakes
Firstly it should be noted that SEO is not something performed with a blanket approach it is an individual set of actions performed page by page to suit that page's particular goals. Here at Kanga Internet we break up a clients website into specific and important pages based on the keyword terms we have identified through research and then write the first few pages to suit those terms. We associate page titles, page file names (buy-blue-widgets.html), H1 tags, description and keyword Meta tags and in page content to tell the story that match those identified keywords. It is also important to ensure your pages are W3 compliant and have no errors..
Free SEO web tools
Finding out what's going on with you website no longer needs to be a complicated task. With so many quality free tools available, it takes little effort to get your head around site analytics and optimization..