Basic SEO (Search Engine Optimization) Tips for Better Search Engine Rankings
The primary objective of all bloggers and webmasters is to make their blog or website popular by making it get listed in the search engines top list.Once you have your web site complete and ready to be listed you need to take step by step approach to get listed in the .SEO is a time consuming process and it will take time to get the desired results.
Main page or the landing page of every web site, is the entry point for search engines to your blog.Optimize your main page and keeping it search engine friendly is the primary thing you need to consider.Let us see few thing that makes a web page ready for search engine to spider.
A. The TITLE TAG.
The text that appear as a clickable link in the search result page is the title of the page.The <TITLE> tag is where the search engines look for to start getting information about your site.You need to put extra efforts to make the TITLE TAGS right.Make sure that your title includes the most impotant keywords of your post page.This will result in not only better placement in the search engine, but the enriched descriptions will also result in more people clicking on your link.This will result in more traffic to your site.
The keywords which are relevent to your page/site should be palced as tag.One important thing here to make sure that you sould not overcrowd keywords. hat wil have a negative impact.Enter your keywords in order of importance.
Also putting keyword phrases into your pages is very important. Make the content keyword rich. Especially the first paragraph.Knowing the perfect set of keywords for your web pages and using the right keywords is very important.Separate your keywords with commas, and keep the list to under 256 characters.
Dont forget to use Description Meta Tag. The description text should be readable and interesting. Here also make sure that the description includes one or more keywords that appear in the corresponding page and the description doesn’t exceed 256 characters.
<pre><title>How do I choose perfect keywords?</title>
<meta name="keywords" content="keywords, metatags, seo, optimization"/>
<meta name="description" content="The best way to choose the perfect keywords"/>
D. The Page Content.
As always content is the king. search engines like contents that anything else.Write your content around the keywords and use them as many times as possible. This is extremely important as search engines need to see these keywords on your page so they can then analyze these words and decide where your site should be listed in their categories.
E. Use ALT TAGS
The ALT tag or ‘alternative text’ is an attribute of the IMG (image) tag. An ALT tag should be included for every image within your web site/pages. The ALT tag provides an alternate message to your viewers who can’t see your images and graphics. Without ALT tags, images on a web site are meaningless to viewrs.
Links are very important. Links will get you more traffic.One way they have of rating your site is by the quality of inbound links to your site. Therefore sites that are closely related to your site and that link to you will help boost your popularity in search engines.
Read more about link popularity and backlinks here.