How I Increased my site traffic by 75% in 30 days

Written by Syd Johnson

1. Page Title – Google likes a good page name. If you look atrepparttar top ten listing for any search term you will see thatrepparttar 143145 name ofrepparttar 143146 page is often more important thanrepparttar 143147 domain name. The page name isrepparttar 143148 unique factor that will prompt web surfers to click over to your site.

Most people don’t spend their time sifting throughrepparttar 143149 domain name and evenrepparttar 143150 site description. Pick a good page name and it could makerepparttar 143151 difference inrepparttar 143152 order of your listing and whether or not you get that click.

2. Page Name – Yahoo seems to heavily favorrepparttar 143153 long page name route. I have had pages appear inrepparttar 143154 top ten searches with really long URLs. Ifrepparttar 143155 URL matchesrepparttar 143156 exact search phrase that was typed intorepparttar 143157 search engine, I can usually get my page inrepparttar 143158 top 10 searches.

3. Content over SEO – Having good site content is a much better strategy than stuffing your pages with keywords. Too many keywords can get you penalized or banned fromrepparttar 143159 search engines. Good site content will keep you inrepparttar 143160 engines and prompt people to make one way links to your website and internal pages.

4. Be useful – The most popular sites are consistentlyrepparttar 143161 ones that offer great tools, tips and advice. Offer free articles, web tools, how to advice, instructions, maps, phone numbers, insider tips etc. These arerepparttar 143162 things that will make your site sticky. You will become an important resource worthy of a bookmark and possibly backlinks.

Strategic RSS Positioning...How to Hotwire Your Site to Google!

Written by Titus Hoskins

There's no denying it,repparttar Internet has changed. The change was so subtle most people missed it. It was no great momentous event, just a slight sideways flex in how information is exchanged onrepparttar 143144 web. However, this slight shift has significant ramifications for anyone trying to achieve top rankings inrepparttar 143145 different search engines. So keep reading to find out how you can use this new SEO wildcard to 'hotwire' your site torepparttar 143146 major search engines such as Google, Msn and Yahoo.

Of course,repparttar 143147 wildcard we're talking about is RSS!

RSS stands for 'Really Simple Syndication.' Basically, RSS allows you to directly deliver your content to all interested parties... don't come to us; we will deliverrepparttar 143148 information to you or your website. It syndicates your content. In a nutshell; it's simply a more efficient way to get your content 'out there'.

It was first used by News sites to send updated headlines and brief summaries to all interested parties. Many people associate RSS with Blogs or Blogging because Blogs are usually written in XML or RSS format (code like HTML) so that these headlines and postings can be easily read and accessed.

Althoughrepparttar 143149 change may have been slight,repparttar 143150 ramifications of RSS may be long lasting and far reaching. Asrepparttar 143151 major search engines incorporate RSS into their SERPs and Algorithms, RSS may even play a larger role than many people realized at first glance. However, RSS emergence as a dominant SEO factor is not really a big surprise; RSS presents 'raw-timely-content' forrepparttar 143152 search engines to serve up to their patrons -- its just whatrepparttar 143153 'info pushers' ordered.

Therefore, you must optimize or position your site to take full advantage ofrepparttar 143154 RSS wildcard. RSS Positioning! Simple RSS strategies that you can use to position your site withrepparttar 143155 major search engines including Google.

Actually, Google has just introduced a new XML powered Sitemaps. You are basically setting up a direct 'hotwire' -- linking your site to Google. Any or all changes on your site can now be instantly updated and indexed by Google.

How It Works

There are several ways to set-up a XML Sitemap, perhaps repparttar 143156 easiest way is to userepparttar 143157 open-source Generator which you can download from Google. This is a Python file that you can upload to your webserver and this generator will create a sitemap from your 'URL lists, webserver directories, or your access logs'.

Once done, you have to then submit your newly generated XML sitemap to Google -repparttar 143158 search engine will use this XML sitemap to update and index your site whenever you make changes on your site. You will need to have a Google account.

You may also submit text files containing URLs from your web site to be included in Google Sitemaps but these text files will have or will be given low priority forrepparttar 143159 time being.

To get started on your own Google Sitemaps Account you can click here:

But Google's new Sitemaps is justrepparttar 143160 latest way to use RSS positioning, its notrepparttar 143161 only way! You can further optimize your site by usingrepparttar 143162 following RSS strategies:

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