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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by Ghonjez » Mon Jun 29, 2009 10:59 am

Hi nazarseo...

Welcome to the Foum ;)

For find good SEO, follow these instructions :

1. Register your site on search engine, especially 3 biggest search engine :
- Google : http://www.google.com/webmasters/
- Yahoo : https://siteexplorer.search.yahoo.com/
- MSN / Live / Bing : http://webmaster.live.com/

After registered, the easier way for getting verification from those webmaster, use these plugins. After installed, just 'copy - paste' your verification code :
- Google : http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions ... 96/details
- Yahoo : http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions ... 56/details
- MSN / Live / Bing : http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions ... 87/details

2. Submit your Sitemap to Web Master page. Use XMap extension :
http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/3066/details

3. Activate SEF setting on Global Configuration. Review this tutorial :
http://www.scribd.com/doc/2300167/Jooml ... t-SEF-URLs

4. Google SEO guide (now available in 40 language) :
http://googlewebmastercentral.[URL banned]. ... in-40.html

5. For discover popularity and accurate Keyword, use this tool :
- Google Keyword tool (Free) : https://adwords.google.com/select/KeywordToolExternal
- WordTracker (Commercial) : http://www.wordtracker.com

For checking site position on Google, use tool from this site : http://www.googleposition.com/

6. Avoid Duplicate Title, Title alias and Meta Description because have affect for decrease site rank on search engine, especially Google. Use these plugins for checking / control them from Administrator site :
- Duplicate Title : http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions ... 67/details
- Duplicate Title alias : http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions ... 68/details
- Duplicate Meta description : http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions ... 66/details

7. Official Webmaster site :
- Google : http://www.google.com/support/webmasters/
- Yahoo : http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/search/siteexplorer/
- MSN / Live / Bing : http://help.live.com/help.aspx?mkt=en-u ... webmasters

8. Other tips and tricks :
http://forum.joomla.org/viewtopic.php?f=544&t=367852
and
http://forum.joomla.org/viewtopic.php?f=544&t=366991

9. Please be "Patient". ;) because everything need time and process

Note :
- Please avoid Error 404 Not Found on Google Webmaster because it is "really reduce" site rank on Search engine result page (SERP). For check it, on Google Webmaster, go to Diagnostics - Crawl Errors
- Good SEO / SEF = Good SERP = Good Traffic. Warranty... ;D

Hope this helps and Good Luck :)
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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by rlugo29 » Mon Jun 29, 2009 12:18 pm

Ghonjez, Thanks for posting this. It's very helpful. The last two links are not working for me.

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by Kualaho » Mon Jun 29, 2009 12:39 pm

@Ghonjez. Usefull list. Thank you.
@rlugo29. All the links are working. I've just tried them now. They will lead to some usefull info too. Good luck.

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by guru12 » Mon Jun 29, 2009 12:51 pm

hi joomla team
Thanks for your reply..i have very useful to me your answers..

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by rlugo29 » Mon Jun 29, 2009 1:03 pm

They are working for me now.
Thanks.

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by Ghonjez » Mon Jun 29, 2009 3:51 pm

Hi All...

No worries
Glad helps you

I've added Official Web Master site link on my thread above
Check it.

Regards. :)

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by rlugo29 » Tue Jun 30, 2009 12:51 am

What's this sh404SEF thing I keep hearing about?

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by Vespre » Tue Jun 30, 2009 5:54 am

If you want an unbiased review of your SEO (only for a specific page, not the whole site) I like to use this tool http://301.se/seo-tool
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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by Ghonjez » Tue Jun 30, 2009 10:36 am

rlugo29 wrote:What's this sh404SEF thing I keep hearing about?
Hi rlugo29...

sh404SEF and Artio JoomSEF is SEF / SEO extensions with all-in-one feature, like generate meta title, meta keyword, meta description, redirect tool etc...
You can use that extensions if you want
Vespre wrote:If you want an unbiased review of your SEO (only for a specific page, not the whole site) I like to use this tool http://301.se/seo-tool
Hi Vespre...

Yes, that tool is good for Analysis spesific page on our site

ps : I've added several tips for SEO on my thread above. Check it

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by Kualaho » Wed Jul 01, 2009 12:36 pm

Vespre wrote:If you want an unbiased review of your SEO (only for a specific page, not the whole site) I like to use this tool http://301.se/seo-tool
That's a good addition to my tools. Thanks for sharing.

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by twittersg » Wed Jul 01, 2009 1:52 pm

Ghonjez, thank you for sharing
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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by rlugo29 » Thu Jul 02, 2009 2:47 am

Ghonjez, are any extensions even needed for good SEO? From what I've been reading, Joomla is fine on it's own.

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by Ghonjez » Thu Jul 02, 2009 10:18 am

twittersg wrote:Ghonjez, thank you for sharing
You are welcome ;)
rlugo29 wrote:From what I've been reading, Joomla is fine on it's own.
Yes, I'm agree with that
and if you want to add site Title into all of article, use this plugin :
Title Manager : http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/3521/details

2 most important for SEO is quality (unique) content and quality backlink.

also :
- Update content regurarly because Google love fresh content ;D
- Build inbound link
- After update content, use Ping
- If you use image on article, make sure "Alt / description" atribut contain with Keyword
- You can use Tag Clouds extensions if you want but I use it :D

Regards. :)

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by nasus » Thu Jul 02, 2009 8:25 pm

Vespre wrote:If you want an unbiased review of your SEO (only for a specific page, not the whole site) I like to use this tool http://301.se/seo-tool
There are some great links and excellent SEO advice in this thread, I particularly liked the 301.se/seo-tool (thanks a lot for that) which helped me get my home page SEO score from an initial dire 63 out of 100 to 94 out of 100, I could gain another 5 points if I could just figure out why it keeps telling me my H1 is longer than 40 characters when clearly it isn't, I've even cleared the page and rebuilt it, but it made no difference. (any Ideas anyone?). Anyway thanks again for thread, I am going to continue working my way through the help here and get the rest of my site sorted out.

Cheers all.

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by Baltar666 » Fri Jul 03, 2009 2:53 am

Ghonjez:

Effing. Awesome.

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by nasus » Sat Jul 04, 2009 11:03 pm

- After update content, use Ping

Hi Ghonjez - Can you explain about Ping? The only references that I have found about it relate to Blogging. Is it useful for "ordinary" sites to use it, if so, how do I get it and how do I use it. Hope I'm not asking too many questions but I would appreciate some help in understanding this thing called Ping.

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by chenpu85 » Sun Jul 05, 2009 1:54 am

very good!
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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by Ghonjez » Sun Jul 05, 2009 4:11 am

nasus wrote: Hi Ghonjez - Can you explain about Ping?
Hi nasus...

See my previous post on this thread : http://forum.joomla.org/viewtopic.php?f ... 8#p1608478

Hope helps :)

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by Jerome123 » Fri Jul 10, 2009 9:12 am

Excellent

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by nasus » Fri Jul 10, 2009 1:32 pm

Jobs-Business wrote:Excellent thread!!! Is there some link where I can submit my site to bing.com
Any help will be appreciated.
Hi there, I don't think you find bing.com, somehow they find you, at least thats what happened in my case after following the tips in this thread, I only submitted my site to google, msn, and yahoo.
I am now getting hits from all three, plus bing.com, verizon.net, advanced-analytics.net, and pdf search engine.com, aol.com, and tiscali.com.
I am also getting indexed daily by googlebot and yahoo slurp, and roughly every other day by msnbot, ask, and netcraft, and most of this has happened since I followed the advice in this and a couple of other threads.
I don't know if this is what you would normally expect from SEO and SEF but I like it anyway because everytime I check my google webmaster pages and awstats I get a new surprise and my website still has a long long way to go with SEO.


Good luck

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by suvarna85 » Mon Jul 20, 2009 3:25 pm

Very helpful Post,
Thank you.

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by techsniper » Tue Jul 21, 2009 10:00 pm

Jobs-Business wrote:Excellent thread!!! Is there some link where I can submit my site to bing.com
Any help will be appreciated.
You can submit to bing here:- http://www.bing.com/docs/submit.aspx

or Can submit your site via bing.com/webmaster

Bing is a little slow in indexing atleast for now so have patience after submitting the site.
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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by zimbrul » Fri Jul 24, 2009 10:12 am

Excellent guide for a beginner, well done and a big thank you!

I've even managed to email this thread to myself for further reference.

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by dylangle3 » Sat Jul 25, 2009 12:59 am

Ghonjez thanks for you post!
I like most of your links specially for google/webmaster its the first time I read about this...

we really learn from others. :)

Thanks again

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by cou123 » Sat Jul 25, 2009 2:07 am

That was an incredible list at the top of resources. The most important part of SEO is having title tags and being able to create unique title tags. Just changing meta tags like meta keywords and meta descriptions won't cut it. You must ensure you can change title tags. Those are absolutely extremely important to you.
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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by a2purn » Sat Jul 25, 2009 12:25 pm

Ghonjez wrote:Hi nazarseo...

Welcome to the Foum ;)

For find good SEO, follow these instructions :

1. Register your site on search engine, especially 3 biggest search engine :
- Google : http://www.google.com/webmasters/
- Yahoo : https://siteexplorer.search.yahoo.com/
- MSN / Live / Bing : http://webmaster.live.com/

After registered, the easier way for getting verification from those webmaster, use these plugins. After installed, just 'copy - paste' your verification code :
- Google : http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions ... 96/details
- Yahoo : http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions ... 56/details
- MSN / Live / Bing : http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions ... 87/details

2. Submit your Sitemap to Web Master page. Use XMap extension :
http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/3066/details

3. Activate SEF setting on Global Configuration. Review this tutorial :
http://www.scribd.com/doc/2300167/Jooml ... t-SEF-URLs

4. Google SEO guide (now available in 40 language) :
http://googlewebmastercentral.[URL banned]. ... in-40.html

5. For discover popularity and accurate Keyword, use this tool :
- Google Keyword tool (Free) : https://adwords.google.com/select/KeywordToolExternal
- WordTracker (Commercial) : http://www.wordtracker.com

For checking site position on Google, use tool from this site : http://www.googleposition.com/

6. Avoid Duplicate Title, Title alias and Meta Description because have affect for decrease site rank on search engine, especially Google. Use these plugins for checking / control them from Administrator site :
- Duplicate Title : http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions ... 67/details
- Duplicate Title alias : http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions ... 68/details
- Duplicate Meta description : http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions ... 66/details

7. Official Webmaster site :
- Google : http://www.google.com/support/webmasters/
- Yahoo : http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/search/siteexplorer/
- MSN / Live / Bing : http://help.live.com/help.aspx?mkt=en-u ... webmasters

8. Other tips and tricks :
http://forum.joomla.org/viewtopic.php?f=544&t=367852
and
http://forum.joomla.org/viewtopic.php?f=544&t=366991

9. Please be "Patient". ;) because everything need time and process

Note :
- Please avoid Error 404 Not Found on Google Webmaster because it is "really reduce" site rank on Search engine result page (SERP). For check it, on Google Webmaster, go to Diagnostics - Crawl Errors
- Good SEO / SEF = Good SERP = Good Traffic. Warranty... ;D

Hope this helps and Good Luck :)
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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by tusker » Sat Jul 25, 2009 12:30 pm

sh404sef should be used with a great care as it changes your urls. In your case your site is new so there is no need to worry about this.
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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by karenlaryea » Mon Jul 27, 2009 11:07 am

Hi there webmasters, this has been a really helpful thread. I am very new to this, I had someone helping me out with my site and now they are not around and I'd like to submit the google sitemap code.

I'm on 1.5 and don't know exactly where to put the code. I can get into administrator, but google explains that you must put the code on the homepage, It should go in the <head> section, before the first <body> section.

I can't seem to find this when I go into the homepage. I click on show/hide, but can't find this on the page.

Any help with what to do please to submit this code? I would really appreciate it. Thanks

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by nasus » Mon Jul 27, 2009 4:45 pm

Any help with what to do please to submit this code?

Hi There,
I used this Plugin which made it really easy
http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions ... 76/details
hope it helps.

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Re: how to develope for SEO Friendly website

Post by tusker » Tue Jul 28, 2009 12:28 pm

in your default templates index.php file.

You need to put it there. In templates section in your backend click on your default template that is active. Now click edit html button on right top. Now put the google verify code after <head> tag there.

Clean joomla cache if it is activated. Wait for 15 minutes and click verify button inside google webmasters.
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