These are some basic steps which I feel every search engine optimizer must follow to optimize a website from scratch. If these issues are resolved at the start then you will not face any optimization issues later on. Check for 404 pages/broken links on website Broken links are poison for any website. If you have … Read more Basic SEO steps to optimize website on Google
Some times Google does not display the right title of the web page in its search listings. It does not mean that Google has not indexed your website. If you look at the Google cache of your web page you will see that it has indexed the page with the correct title. This usually happens … Read more Why is Google not displaying the correct title of my web page on its search results?
If your website has static URLs i.e. do not contain any query string parameters and you need to redirect your old website URLs to your new website URLs then you don’t have to fear anymore. You can write simple redirect statements in your .htaccess file and you don’t have to be regular expression guru. Add … Read more How to 301 redirect static URLs using htaccess
My company’s SEO team lead came to me with an interesting problem and I thought I share it with everyone. It so happens that his team were doing SEO related work on an e-commerce website and they were seeing a lot of the website pages indexed in Google which had the text The page you’re … Read more How Google can penalize your website for duplicate content
Our SEO department recently tweaked the URLs of a client website in order to improve the search engine rankings. The change was minor and they just removed a category path from the URL which shortened the actual length of the URL. There was one problem. The website was already indexed in Google and even though … Read more 301 redirect folder url to root url using htaccess
I have just developed a very simple keyword analysis tool which would allow visitors to check the number of keywords they have used in their web page/article/paragraph and in the process save themselves from committing keyword stuffing within their articles. It works by allowing visitor to enter the number of keywords (one on each line) … Read more Avoid keyword stuffing with the help of keyword analysis tool
As things would have it August seems to be my lucky month. First my blog went number 1 on Yahoo and Bing and now it is on first page on Google.com. I was nowhere on Google for some time now and with some work I have been able to get the results. Here is the … Read more Now my blog number 1 on Google as well 🙂
I just checked results for Pakistan Web Development Consultant on Yahoo and Bing and my blog was ranked at top position on both search engines. It has some way to go on Google but I think I will be achieve it in a few days. Please see the results on Bing Please see the results … Read more My blog number 1 on Yahoo and Bing for Pakistan Web Development Consultant
A Coming Soon page is an important if not a necessary step during website development. The coming Soon page usually comes at the end of website development when the website has been developed and is in the testing/quality assurance stage. Depending on the progress at this stage the client can ask the development team to … Read more Importance of a coming soon page for a website
We all know that content is king when we talk of websites trying to achieve high rankings on Google. To achieve this effect website owners employ content writers to write keyword rich content for their websites. Sometimes they go overboard with keyword stuffing but most of the time these things pay off and they reap … Read more How the Accordion effect helps to optimize your website?