Easy SEO Tips for beginners

Posted by Avijit on August 30th, 2010

Every web master and web site owners expecting good visitor traffic towards their site, the process of grabbing the new visitor every day is not a simple task. The entire process is called SEO. SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization. It is not any software or any programming techniques; it is just a set of best practices and some other web site promoting
techniques. The main target of SEO is ? promote your website into all major search engines by using two different main stream methodologies. They are ? On-Page SEO and Off-Page SEO. On page SEO includes those best practices, which only performed inside the website and Off-Page SEO means, the promoting techniques performed out side of the web site.

It is proved that, if you perform On-Page SEO without any black hat techniques, major search engines organically promote it. So here are some basic SEO tips for On-Page SEO ?

Web site design

Most of the web developers and designers think, design does not affect the search engine rankings. But they are wrong. Using text-based menu, reduce the JavaScript and flash based component can increase your visibility into search engines. Not only that, using tables can make poor search engine impacts, so try to avoid it.

Title of your web page

Each web page of your site should be created with specific keywords. It will help to search engine spiders to index your web page properly. It is a better idea to put a title, which reflects your page contents.

Meta tag and Meta description

This is the most important part of any SEO practice. If you do not pick the correct and niche keywords, all of your SEO practice does not make any sense at all. There are lots of stand-alone and online software available for keyword research, even Google also offer a keyword-generating tool. Take advantage of them and find out the niche keyword. After selecting the keyword, you must add the Meta description in description tag.

Use keyword in header

Your web page header contains the basic information about your web page. So it is a good idea to place some keyword into this location. Using H1, H2 tags you can create your page header along with your required keywords.

Use keyword in content

?Content is King? ? this is the golden rule of internet and search engine optimization, so always try to develop your web site content such a way that, the content will rich with your niche keywords. Because using keyword rich content naturally promoted into major search engines like ? Google and Yahoo.

Internal page linking

Links are very much important things to search engines; whatever link it is - internal or external, search engine treat them some special way. So in On-page SEO, it is equally important to link your internal pages for better search engine rankings and easy navigation.

Image and ALT tag.

Avoiding the generic image names and adding the image description under ALT tag can improve your search engine visibility.

All above-mentioned practices can work for you, if you implement all of them into all of your web pages, means your entire web site. Otherwise those techniques may not work properly.

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