keyword stuffing


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keyword stuffing

Duplicating descriptive words in the body and/or in the meta tags of a Web page in order to rank the page high on search engine results. Also called "word stuffing." See spamdexing.
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Although keyword stuffing can lead to Google penalties, these phrases are still necessary for SEO.
This description is searchable, so be sure to work in a few keywords as appropriate, but no keyword stuffing.
Also, keyword stuffing makes your cover letter sound forced and unnatural.
However, it also focused on onsite SEO issues, such as keyword stuffing.
These techniques include keyword stuffing, duplicate content, installing content that is the same color as the background, and using multiple gateway pages, each page designed to meet the preferences of a certain search engine.
It led to keyword stuffing, or repeating search phrases to increase length and keyword density.
Link farms, content farms, article spinning and keyword stuffing are among the illegitimate endeavors, falling under the general category of web spam (also called search engine spare, search spare, and spamdexing), to try to trick Google into directing you to sites that may meet your search needs or more likely are junk that at best wastes your time.
AIR technology provides a more intuitive ranking that isn't spammed through keyword stuffing," says Become's CEO and founder Michael Yang.
Be it focusing on quality content or punishing keyword stuffing practices all of these point towards the webmaster guidelines advocated by Google and other search engines.
However, they have been careful to avoid "black hat" SEO techniques like keyword stuffing in Meta tags or using link farms to falsely deflate a website's popularity.
It's no secret that a first-page rank on Google's results can increase a company's revenue; however, the old SEO practices of paid links, keyword stuffing and a long list of other black-hat strategies are no longer effective.
He also noted a separate button on density to determine the frequency of your keywords so you can avoid both keyword stuffing or, conversely, a lack of appropriate repetition.