Join Morten Rand-Hendriksen for an in-depth discussion in this video What is SEO and social sharing?, part of WordPress Plugins: SEO.
SEO is a term you hear all the time in web development and publishing…circles and it is a term that is often associated with amounts to coding alkemie.…Some people claim to have a mystical formula that can instantly make your…site rank at the top of search engines and get you tonnes of visits.…Just like alkemie this is more fantasy than reality.…That said, adding SEO features to your site and…using them correctly will boost your search engine ranking and…also help your site be more shareable on social networks.…
So what is SEO?…SEO is an acronym that stands for Search Engine Optimization.…And it is historically the name used to refer to coding and…content practices that were targeted at the ways search engines indexed content.…Back in the younger days of the internet,…so a couple of years ago, search engines…indexed content based on keywords and rudimentary algorithms.…As a result, if you packed the pages in your website with Keywords and…key phrases, those pages would pop up at the top search engines all the time.…
- What is SEO?
- Installing and activating the SEO plugins
- Adding SEO content to posts and pages
- Using keywords and page analysis tools
- Configuring page titles and metadescriptions