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Takeaways: Unoptimized slugs are gibberish to people and search engines too. A URL slug is one of the factors for ranking. Stop words should be removed from URL slugs because search engines don't take them into account anyway.
Takeaways: The purpose of Sitemap is to let search engine crawlers follow the links of all individual pages If you want certain URLs to be hidden from some users but still want those to be crawled by search engine spiders, then the best way is to include them in an XML Sitemap. Sitemaps are not for navigation, nor ...
Takeaways: The main purpose of image alt text is to describe what the image is all about. It is highly recommended that you put alt texts in your images because it will surely help you in ranking for the image SERP Aside from image alt text, image title attribute lets you hide keywords. Image title is meant ...
Takeaways: Outbound links are links pointing out to other website. By doing this, it passes Google juice to the site you're pointing to. Using meta robot tags help you prevent passing Google juice to other websites. A nofollow attribute is one way of retaining your Google juice to your site.
Takeaways: Meta Robots Tags are codes that gives you the power to decide what pages you want to hide and what pages you want the search engine spiders to crawl and index. Meta Robots Tags has 4 main functions: Follow, Index, Nofollow, Noindex.
Takeaways: Meta tags’ effect on SEO has become less and less over the years due to the abuse of webmasters in stuffing keywords inside it. SEO Experts often use Meta Tags for synonyms and textless pages. Meta tags are especially helpful for textless pages or websites that are full of design, flash and pictures.