Here’s a short and sweet tutorial on how to install the Drupal XML Sitemap module. This module automates the creation of a sitemap – an inventory of the files on your site – and automatically submits it to the major search engines as well. An essential SEO step for users of the Drupal CMS.
A key factor in search engine optimization is your SERP – that is your position in the Search Engine Results Pages for any given keyword. The Holy Grail of SERP is to achieve the first position on the first page of results for a particular keyword. This article explains why.
Wikipedia has lifted restrictions on links to their sister sites that will give these new, for-profit sites an unfair advantage in the search engines. This post look at why you should care and what other commentators have said about the controversial decision.
Submitting your site to Google isn’t a guaranteed way to get listed in their index. There’s a better way, as discussed here.
I’ve been trying to get to grips with keyboard shortcuts in Google Reader for a while now, but I discovered a cool one today when randomly pressing buttons. To hide the sidebar subscriptions list in Reader, simply press the “u” key and it’ll disappear. Press “u” again to make the sidebar reappear. Doing this can [...]
Posted in Web Applications on Thursday, February 15 2007 | Comments Off
I had a giggle at the title of Eric Giguere’s post, Do You Have An Adsense Will? Imagine it: you fall under a bus tomorrow and the next day your solicitor writes to Google requesting that your AdSense cheques are forwarded to your new address in Hades…. Seriously though, we’ve all heard the dire warnings [...]