[thelist] SEO

Christian Heilmann codepo8 at gmail.com
Thu May 12 15:42:06 CDT 2005

On 5/12/05, Jono <ox4dboy at comcast.net> wrote:
> On May 11, 2005, at 5:09 PM, Christian Heilmann wrote:
> > Not surprising, as the big search engines don't care about meta
> > keywords for quite a while now as people only used them for spamming.
> >
> > As you pointed out earlier, incoming links and a good content high up
> > in the node tree together with a navigation that is indexable and a
> > good title is the best recipe for SEO.
> Can some one please explain the difference(s) between navigation that
> is indexable, and navigation that is NOT indexable?

Navigations that have "real" links that can be followed by a search
engine spider are indexable. Non-indexable navigations either need
JavaScript for the links or Flash or Java.

Another stopper can be if your links are overly complicated like

This means that bad usability/accessibility practises also get
punished by search engines, which is something wonderful.

Chris Heilmann 
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