[thelist] SEO and Blogs - Internal or External?

Fred Jones fredthejonester at gmail.com
Wed Dec 2 12:30:57 CST 2009

> Client has an existing website and now wants to set up a blog.  SEO is going
> to be important, and he wants to know - should we integrate a blog with his
> site on the same server, or should he just set up an account with
> Blogger/WordPress and link to it.  My gut is that the external way is fine,
> but I couldn't find any hard facts on whether either way was the best, and
> don't want him coming back later and saying "you messed it all up!".

I always feel it's unprofessional to have a site with a link to a
third party blog that doesn't match the look of the site.

As far as SEO, it also makes sense to send people to HIS site, not
wordpress's site. :)


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