You’ve probably heard the word Search Engine Optimization or better still SEO, and I can tell you, being mindful of SEO could make a lot of difference. When you set u your site or blog online, you need to know about SEO. Before we dig into what exactly search engine optimization is, we need to talk about how search engine works and why it’s vital.
Search Engine such as Google, Yahoo or MSN sends a spider to a new website, this spider is a form of program or code which crawls the website and crawling is by downloading the copy of the website into the search engine’s web server. Once the site has been crawled, it’s then indexed the information based on Tags, Keywords and the site’s content. This is not as simple as stated but it’s enough information to act with.
Now do not undermine the importance of Search Engine visitors because they are the source of natural traffic to your blog which cannot measure up with visitors that come through various forms of communities and advertizing and let me add this tip, they are more likely to click on your ads because most times this people don’t even know what it means or even that they are making money for you. Generally every webmaster needs to optimize their sites and I don’t need to explain to you that there are lots of competitions. When searching for something online, you go to your favorite search engine and input keywords, the search engine then brings out a list of a million sites, the sites you see on the first page has some unique things that made search engine list them there
So, when someone searches Google for the keyword which is the topic of your blog, you want your blog to show up on that first page of results, nearest to the top as possible. While the search engines use very complex and covert algorithms to create their rankings, there are some simple things you can do to help get your blog up nearer to the top. You should be posting on your topic and do that often, building links, using good keywords and keyword density, tagging your posts and pinging regularly