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meta tags are embedded into html of web pages (view page source in browser to see tags)
meant only for search engines to store, thereby better categorizing page
tags below - listed in order of importance
according to me, with top being most important.
... my web pages are built using custom templates....
|Before we start, let's make it clear:
Meta tags provide a useful way to control your summary in some search engines. Search engines supporting meta tags can be found here. Web page html code starts below, looks like this:
Google prefers a minimalistic approach to metatags.
<meta name="description" content="Brian Taylor - webmaster, web site developer, Search Engine Promotion Pro, Seattle Washington">
TIP: description to be 25 words or less, or 200-255 characters
... page content here, ie, images & text, why you exist, your dreams of success, fame, fortune
OPTIONAL META TAGS ... not all search engines support all meta tags
If you DO NOT have some sort of meta content in your pages, don’t waste your time submitting your site to major search engines! Sure, in time the most important search engines will index your pages - even without meta tags ... and yes, you will probably be near the last page of search engine search results.
Keep in mind there are over 300,000,000 web surfers in the world today, and many more web pages than there are web surfers.
Major engines like AltaVista, InfoSeek, Lycos, Excite, MSN search, Google and HotBot all rely on the same basic information when they crawl your site for indexing ... your meta tags.
To see what your meta tags look like, when using your browser go to "view" then "source" or "page source" » this will show you the HTML of your web site. Your meta tags should reside somewhere between your <HEAD> and </HEAD> tags near the top of your page.
There are three areas you want to work with:
The 3 steps above will give you a fighting chance amongst the millions ... Try it!
If you want to be on the 1st page of search engine search results - like I do everyday, then better read all my search engine promotions secrets and tips I have hidden throughout 30+ pages herein.
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