Ask Mr. D - Search Engine Keywords

Written by Bill Daugherty

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You need to list your site underrepparttar keywords: travel, tours, vacations, Mexico, Mexico vacations, Mexico City, Mexico City vacations and several other keywords and phrases along those lines. I wager you can come up with forty or fifty good listings for your site, if you put your mind to it. Just be sure each keyword or phrase is relevant to your site.

When you list a site with any search engine,repparttar 128370 key (no pun intended) is to come up with as many words and phrases that a searcher would possible use to find a product or service like yours. The more keywords you are listed under,repparttar 128371 more traffic you will draw.

Now, go back to those pay-per-clicks and add as many new keywords and phrases as you and your partner can come up with and I can assure you that your hit counter will jump overnight.

Best wishes,

Mr. D

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Seven Search Engine Similarities

Written by Judith Tramayne-Barth

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==> Similarity #6

Content with keywords inrepparttar top portion of your text. Some search engines like short pages and other pages like longer so creating an average length of 250 words should help you get in all major search engines. Or, you might even want to create short pages for one keyword and a longer 500 or more word page for another keyword thus satisfying allrepparttar 128369 major search engine's requirements.

==> Similarity #7

Link popularity. This means looking for sites that complement yours and asking for reciprocal links. Be creative when describing these links by using keywords.

Large sites also want your link so don't be afraid to ask. Why do you think they offer affiliate programs? It's not just forrepparttar 128370 visitors that might click through from your site but also repparttar 128371 link you put on your page. They know this community of links is whatrepparttar 128372 search engines now considerrepparttar 128373 most important.

Besides, as more and more search engines require pay before they even consider sites, your reciprocal links might berepparttar 128374 only way your small business gets visitors or is listed.

So create web pages usingrepparttar 128375 seven search engine similarities, submit them to allrepparttar 128376 search engines you can find and see if repparttar 128377 "targeted" visitors to your site improves. It should but don't expect it to happen overnight.

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