How Many Words In ALT Text For Google?



Here are some observations I’ve made (looking at Google.co.uk) and research I have picked up along the way about optimising ALT Attribute Text.

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Page Title Element Optimisation Practices



Ranking in the UK Google in 2016 is about SO MUCH more than just optimising one element of a page, but the Page Title Tag (or more accurately the HTML Title Element) is still – arguably – the most important on page seo element to address on any web page. Here’s some notes I have been keeping…

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SEO Meta Tags Best Practices



Ranking in Google these days is more to do with RELEVANCE, REPUTATION and POPULARITY than meta tag optimisation, but meta tags, when used properly can still be useful in a number of areas out with just ranking pages. Here’s some notes I keep updated…

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First Link Priority? Do Multiple Links From 1 Page to Another Page Count?



Hi Matt. If we add more than one links from page A to page B, do we pass more PageRank juice and additional anchor text info? Also can you tell us if links from A to A count? ***Please note this is an old post Ive updated to tidy up.**** STOP PRESS – All-round nice […]

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Google Ignores Link Title Attributes, Acronym & ABBR Tags?



Recently I discussed a few observations about how Google treats certain elements of a page – a meta description test and keyword in the uri test. The test page itself has a few other points of interest: Does Google Count The Acronym Tag? As usual, I look at what I rank for, in this case […]

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Anchor Text Best Practices For Google & Recent Observations



Beginners. What is anchor text? Definition: Words, typically underlined on a web page that form a clickable link to another web page. Normally the cursor will change to a finger pointing if you hover over such a link. HTML code example: <a href=”http://www.hobo-web.co.uk/”>This is anchor text!</a> Use Descriptive Anchor Text – Don’t Use ‘Click Here’ […]

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