Take advantage of the new Google Sitemaps program

Written by Matt Lee

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of uploading files to their webserver, connecting to their webserver, and running scripts. In addition, Python version 2.2 must be installed on your webserver - check with your web hosting company if you are unsure". Bottom line: you have to be a technical guy or have a technical guy to help you in order to take advantage of Google Sitemaps. To make people's life easier, Google also says "If any of these requirements are not met, you can still submit a Sitemap torepparttar Google Sitemaps program in simple text format.".

Hererepparttar 141152 link to Google Sitemaps' FAQ: https://www.google.com/webmasters/sitemaps/docs/en/faq.html

As webmasters and web owners, you might want to take advantage of Google Sitemaps to get more of your web pages crawled and also get your pages crawled faster.

Matt Lee is an Internet tech writer. He has written articles for NetSmarter.com, an Internet marketing site, ColorWalk.com, a web hosting guide site and RSSFeedToday.com, a RSS feed resouces site.

DIY SEO prt 2 Tags n' things

Written by mark white

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Userepparttar ďaltĒ tag that you can use when adding links to pictures, for example;

another keyword here

Adding your keywords in these places will add more weight to your site, you should hopefully see an improvement in your position.

Basic Page Design

The first thing about page design is that search engines read web pages fromrepparttar 141032 top left-hand corner down. Why is this important? Well,repparttar 141033 placing of your keywords (yep! Them again) is vital, you should have at least one in-between

tags and if possible atrepparttar 141034 top ofrepparttar 141035 page. As well as this you should have any ads such as google onrepparttar 141036 right hand side ofrepparttar 141037 page, keeping your content onrepparttar 141038 left-hand side. An even scattering of keywords in your page text should help and you should have a keyword nearrepparttar 141039 end ofrepparttar 141040 page.

Donít have to many pictures if you can help it, most browsersí only load 4 pictures at a time and this can seriously slow downrepparttar 141041 page load time and put people off your site. You are better off having pictures on inside pages where your visitors are happier to wait; they do after all want to see your products.

Avoid garish colours, flashing banners and masses of text that you donít need, you donít want to scare your potential customers away or lead them to another personís website via an ad before you get them to view your site.

Most of all you should get you page scrutinised by a friend who is going to be honest with you, or find a forum that will do a constructive site review for you, you can find a forum like this here. The eyes of another person will not be tainted withrepparttar 141042 same ďthis is my babyĒ eyes that you have asrepparttar 141043 designer.

Thatís it for now, next time we move on to talk about advertising.

Mark white has been involved in IT for 16 years and has been active in internet marketing and web design for 5 years.

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