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Adding up Meta Tag "A blogger solution to increase web traffic"


Meta tags are HTML codes that are inserted into the header on a web page, after the title tag. In the context of search engine optimization, when people refer to Meta tags, they are usually referring to the meta description tag and the meta keywords tag. It is unseen by any visitors but available for search engines, this tags provide important information about your blog. When a person use a search engine and the search keyword that he use matches one of the keywords in your meta tag the visitor can find your blog and it can be displayed in a search result. This tag have been abuse in many ways and search engines becomes smarter and no longer place emphasis on keywords to establish pager ranking however keyword meta tag are still used by some search engines so it would be a wise move to put this tag in your blog and make sure to choose the right tag for your meta tag







How to add Meta Tags
1. Go to Layout > Edit HTML
2. Back up your Template first incase you make a mistake
3. Check the Expand Widget Templates box




4. Pres control F and type Head




5. Locate this lines
<head><b:include data='blog' name='all-head-content'/><title><data:blog.pageTitle/></title>




6. paste this code right after </title>
<b:if cond='data:blog.url == data:blog.homepageUrl'><meta content='your blog description here' name='description'/><meta content='your blog keywords here(separated by commas)' name='keywords'/></b:if>
It should look like this
<title><data:blog.pageTitle/></title><b:if cond='data:blog.url == data:blog.homepageUrl'><meta content='your blog description here' name='description'/><meta content='your blog keywords here(separated by commas)' name='keywords'/></b:if>




7. enter blog tags or blog description and keywords max of 150 character

sample:

<b:if cond='data:blog.url == data:blog.homepageUrl'><meta content='Find solutions,tips,tricks,blog,blogger,money,web' name='description'/><meta content='blog,blogger, blogspot.com,blogspot,blogging,customize blogger,banner,solutions' name='keywords'/></b:if>




8. click save and done

2 comments:

  1. Nice Idea bro! Keep it up. In short this is Mastering SEO.:)

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  2. hehe simple thing to do but helps alot in SEO

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