Category: Google

Adeel Sarfraz does freelance website design/development/marketing along with mobile applications

Importance of optimizing your website for region based results

In this day and age where there are over 8 billion websites operating all around the world the competition has gone up tremendously. Today if you search for a product or service you will have a search count going over a million at the very least. This is a big number and with new websites…
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March 5, 2010 0

Google adsense does not seem to show up in IE8

Our client wanted to show Google Adsense on some pages of his website.  So after deciding on which pages he wanted to show the ads he supplied the code to us and we placed it on the page.  Straight forward job right? Wrong! His complete website was in secure mode (SSL) and every time the…
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January 24, 2010 0

How to specify canonical page for Google

If your website has some pages which have highly similar content then that may prove detrimental to your SEO efforts. How you may ask? Take for example the following 3 URLs http://www.example.com/some_page.php?arg1=val1 http://www.example.com/some_page.php?arg1=val1&arg2=val2 http://www.example.com/some_page.php?arg1=val1&arg2=val2&arg3=val3 As you may notice the page is the same in all 3 examples. Assume that the main function of the page…
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September 28, 2009 0

How can you increase conversion rates with Google Web Optimizer Tool

Most of the times you will find that even when the website is live and running and there are no bugs/issues on the website you will see that not many people are buying the product/service you are offering. You may find that people are visiting your website but due to some reason the number of…
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July 17, 2009 0

How to know when GoogleBot last visited my website

If you want to know when GoogleBot visited your website recently you can use any of the following ways to do so 1. Go through your web logs which Apache/IIS generate for your website. Scan for GoogleBot. A very crude way indeed. 2. If you have signed up for Google Sitemaps then you can login…
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March 11, 2009 0

Google presents Google Sitemap Generator

Since Google came out with the Google Sitemap tool many website owners who were having problems of getting their websites indexed on Google started using it. However, Google Sitemap required website owners to submit their website sitemap in XML format. As most of them were not technical they turned to their technical support team or…
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March 7, 2009 0