I read in a old book that if you introduce keywords in the URL you may get better results. Is this theory still viable or was it ruled out by Google's spiders?
Yes, it's fine to use keywords in your URL and title and integrated naturally into your text. While they don't seem to have as much ranking influence as years ago, search engines still need to figure out what a page is about in order to index pages properly. Keywords and relevant words/phrases should naturally co-occur in your text. There is a lot written about this topic on top SEO sites. Also the HP Learning Center is a helpful place.
by TahoeDoc 5 years ago
SEO experts....How important is it that URL matches title keywords?I titled a hub, partially typed and saved it. Then I decided a different title would be more appropriate and changed it. I just realized the URL (in the address bar in the search engine) keeps the original title. So my URL does not...
by Natalie Frank 2 weeks ago
Hi All,I've been focusing on trying to improve my keyword SEO and had a couple of questions - How many keywords do you try to rank for in a given article? I know this will depend on length and topic but ballpark? Can you try to rank for too many keywords? (Obviously if it makes the copy...
by yoshi97 8 years ago
For a long time it has puzzled me how one of my hubs keeps doing great, when it shouldn't. You see, I started a hub on one topic and then changed my mind in the middle of it.Now, back then I had no idea you couldn't change the URL later, so I was horrified when I was stuck with a URL that couldn't...
by Sanjay Sharma 4 years ago
After changing the title of the hub, the URL remains the same. Does it affect the existing traffic or the position on Google ? How often the title could be changed ? Is it advisable or not ?
by alternativeto 4 years ago
Considering SEO this is a major problem , we can't take advantage of Keywords in URL and Domain.Although i came to see a hub URL displayed in Google.http://ronelfran.hubpages.com/hub/Hubpa … vs-RedGageDoes anyone know how to deal with it?Thank you in advance.
by Kain 360 4 years ago
Would it be important to have the hub title and hub URL have slightly different words to rank better in search engines? For example, if the word "vehicles" is used in title and the word "cars" is used in URL.Are our hubs mainly found because of the title or URL? Obviously having...
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