SEO for beginners

SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) Is a complicated term for newcomers. The majority mistakenly of the belief that optmising is as simple as meeting an arbitrary of keywords, condensed into websites header.

 

There are several SEO opportunities often overlooked by newcomers.

 

If you have launched a website with a goal of making money, then you have or most likely are researching SEO at the most basic level. SEO is the method of making sure search engines accurately index the content on your website. At this point there are several additional SEO opportunities that might be overlooked.

 

Headers

 

Headers provide an important purpose to your websites text. By breaking your websites content down into smaller paragraphs rather then big chunks of text.

 

They allow for the article to be viewed quickly and in effect information. However headers also serve and important purpose in SEO. Search engines identify that any text used in headers must be important and the information following must be related. By increasing the search engines keyword density within the pages header can be important than doing so within the body text.

 

Image Alt Text

 

HTML code allows you to add an attribute to images on your website. This attribute is intended to provide text based descriptions to search engines. This not assists search engines but also provides people with vision impairment the ability to use a text based web browser to get an idea of what the image looks like.

 

Alt text also adds to your websites keyword density. It is highly recommended that you add alt tags to all your images. A decent content management system will provide you with the ability to easily add alt text to your images.

 

There are many more tricks to this trade, but this is just some of the important essentials you need on your website. For a free consultation contact Webfrog Studios today to discuss your needs.

 

Webfrog Studios is located South West of Sydney in the Macarthur Region of Campbelltown and Camden.

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