Myth 2: You need to submit your site to search engines regularly

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

SEO Myths #2

You need to submit your site to search engines regularly

This may have been true back in 2001, but it isn’t any more. To test it we set up a new site and submitted it to Google, then waited to see when it would turn up in the search results, both for a site:www.sitename.com search, and for some unique nonsense words on the site. (more…)

Myth 1: As long as the key phrases are in the Meta tags, the search engines will rank us well

Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

SEO Myths #1

As long as the key phrases are in the Meta tags, the search engines will rank us well

Google has never taken any notice of meta keywords, due to widespread abuse of keywords during the late ’90s making them pointless for ranking a page. (more…)