10 Jan Removing A Page From The Google Search Index

f you have a webpage that’s already indexed within the Google search listings but you want it removed ASAP for whatever reason (an old 301, personal/private info, etc) you fortunately have a few paths to follow. First, add a “<meta name=”ROBOTS” content= “NOINDEX”> in the header...

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18 Nov Is the Meta Keywords Tag Important?

Since I just posted on the meta description tag, it’s only fair to give the meta keywords tag equal space. Common format: &lt;meta name=”keywords” content=”&lt;keyword1&gt;,&lt;keyword2&gt;,…&lt;keywordXX&gt;” /&gt;; In general, I never meta tag I didn't like until this one, get it? Okay, bad joke. Point is, this tag is...

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17 Nov How To Write A Proper Meta Description

In my mind the only real meta tag of SEO significance is “meta description”. But like its sister meta keywords, the meta description tag is not as important as it one was. The description tag is just that, a short description of your webpage, and really...

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17 Nov All About The Title Tag

Arguably the single most important factor for getting ranked highly in the search engines is how you optimize your title tag. A unique, keyword-oriented title tag together with strong content can really help move your page up the ranks. But a poorly worded title tag will...

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28 Oct The Mysterious Favicon.ico

Another simple, easy to apply webmastering tip is adding a favicon.ico to your site. If you are a webmaster you’ve no doubt seen the server request made a thousand times in your log files and if you don’t have one – which many people do...

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19 Oct Chrome, A Peak Into The Future Of Google?

The Internet browser wars certainly are heating up. Just a little over ten years ago Netscape dominated the field, but now Microsoft’s Internet Explorer reigns supreme with about 80% of the overall share. In second is Mozilla’s Firefox which has been steadily narrowing the gap...

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