Seo: Tagging

  • Canonical tags are easy, right? What’s the worst that could happen?

    ….” How does a canonical tag help with SEO? The canonical tag helps solve duplicate content issues by setting the preferred version of a page and passing signals such as links to the preferred version. The tag helps consolidate duplicate content caused by issues such as: HTTP and HTTPS www and non-www parameters and faceted navigation session IDs…

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  • Relaunching your website? Don’t forget an SEO audit!

    … again, I find that many CMSs need a plugin to do this. The Yoast SEO plugin will also perform this task. If your URLs will be changing, which can be common with a new CMS, have you mapped out and programmed your 301 redirects? Programming 301 redirects is essential if you’re relaunching to ensure that when those URLs do change, Google and the other…

    Janet Driscoll Miller/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 34 readers -
  • Jump-Start Your SEO With These 6 Surefire Tactics

    … I’m often asked the question, “Where do I start with SEO?” Though there is no one-size-fits-all approach, my answer is generally to find the biggest need for your site and start chipping away at it. It’s kind of like paying off your credit card bills. Pay the one with the highest interest rate first so you’re spending less on interest and more…

    Stoney Degeyter/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 25 readers -
  • An In-Depth Look At Image Optimization: Fact And Future

    Does Google use EXIF data from pictures as a ranking factor? Christian Oliveira, Madrid Blog post about images: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/2012/04/1000-words-about-images.html Have a question? Ask it in our Webmaster Help Forum: http://groups.google.com/a/googleproductforums.com/forum/#!forum/w ...

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  • SEO Disasters: Preventing The Unthinkable

    … visited pages. Even so, the pages were not broken. The only way to detect his problem would have been to audit the links on these pages vs. the content that should be generated on those pages (which is how I detected the problem). More Gotchas With the increasing technical complexity of websites and SEO, there is a huge list of potential issues…

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  • Using Google To Inform Pinterest Keyword Research Strategies

    … in popularity a few years ago, our SEO team noticed more and more page-one Google results that included Pinterest. Most recently, we’ve come across indexed boards and Pins in image results, along with a unique mobile result that displays multiple Pin images underneath a link to the board. Clearly, Google considers Pinterest content to be authoritative, so…

    Search Engine Landin Social SEO Google- 15 readers -