For a while you could not access MSN Webmaster Live to submit or update sitemaps. This was due in part the merger of Yahoo and MSN last October.
There are still two different control panels for submitting sitemaps to these search engines. MSN Webmaster Live is now renamed to Bing Webmaster. ... Read More
Webpage Spam Detector analyzes a webpage, searching for characteristics that a search engine could consider as spam. Spamming the search engines could get a page to rank 1000+ in the search results.
Recently, I have noticed a lot of hoopla about services such as the two here:
http://keepvid.com/ convert YouTube video to FLV
http://www.youtube-mp3.org convert YouTube video to MP3
With these later two services one can create a whole library of music and videos just from converting ... Read More
Click here to check a webpage to see if others are copying it, hence creating duplicate content. rewrite your copy to stop the duplication.
Do not duplicate pages with the sole purpose of spamming the search engines. Multiple URL's or identical homepages with the same content constitutes ... Read More
Check Website Performance from Multiple Locations Around the World.
Ogdenian visited by individuals from 8,540 cities in 178 countries.
57.19% visitors use Internet Explorer, 32.44% use Firefox, and 5.19% use Safari Browsers.
87.18% visitors use Windows and 9.21% use Macintosh computers.
39.09% visitors at 1024x768 screen resolution, 15.42% at 1280x1024, ... Read More
You need a robots.txt file in your root directory to let search engine spiders know to index all your site files. You can also specify which bots, web directories or web pages to disallow search engine to spider (go to www.robotstxt.org for more information.) Now you can also tell the search ... Read More
The less valid a web page's html is the less search engine friendly it is. Bad code, excessive code and dead links confuse search engines.
HTML validator: W3C Markup Validation Service
CSS style sheet validator: W3C CSS Validation Service
CSS Comprehensive Validation: WDG CSS Validation ... Read More
I can't emphasize enough how important it is that the copy on a webpage needs to have key word phrases which people actually search for, or a site will be invisible in the search engine results. The following tools actually show you what people searched for in the last month. The information ... Read More