SEO Glossary | SEO Dictionary

Posted by Keyword Rank Checker on December 1st, 2010

SEO Glossary – A Absolute Link | A/B Test | Accessibility | AdSense | Adwords | Agent Name | AJAX | Algorithm | Algorithmic Results | Alt Tags | Analytics | Anchor Text | API | ASP SEO Glossary – B Backlink | Banned | Bait and Switch | Banner Ad | Bidding | Black […]

SEO Glossary – H

Posted by Keyword Rank Checker on November 3rd, 2010

Hallway Page A hallway page is a page that serves as an index to a group of pages that you would like the search engine spiders to find. Once a search engine spider indexes the hallway page, it should also follow all the links on that hallway page and in turn index those pages as […]

SEO Glossary – G

Posted by Keyword Rank Checker on November 3rd, 2010

Gateway Page Gateway page is also known as a doorway page or jump page, a gateway page is a URL with minimal content designed to rank highly for a specific keyword and redirect visitors to a homepage or designated Landing Page. Some search engines frown on gateway pages as a softer form of Cloaking or […]

SEO Glossary – F

Posted by Keyword Rank Checker on October 18th, 2010

Flash Flash is a technology developed by MacroMedia Corp. that allows a web designer to embed interactive multimedia into web pages. Often used for Flash intros, games, and animating navigation. Flash Optimization Flash is a vector graphics-based animation program developed by Macromedia. Most corporate sites feature Flash movies/animation, yet because search engine Crawlers were designed […]

SEO Glossary – E

Posted by Keyword Rank Checker on September 27th, 2010

Error Page When a Web page popes with a message such as “File Not Found” then the message is the error message and the webpage is the error page. Exact Match Exact Match is a form of keyword matching where the search query must be exactly the same as the advertisement keyword. This means that […]

SEO Glossary – D

Posted by Keyword Rank Checker on September 27th, 2010

Delisted Also known as banned or blacklisted, a delisted site is a URL that has been removed from a search engine’s Index, typically for engaging in Black Hat SEO. Delisted sites are ignored by search engines. Description Tag Also known as a meta description tag, a description tag is a short HTML paragraph that provides […]

SEO Glossary – C

Posted by Keyword Rank Checker on September 26th, 2010

Cache Copies of web pages stored locally on an Internet user’s hard drive or within a search engine’s database. A cache is the reason why web pages load so quickly when a user hits the Back button in their web browser, since the page is not being redownloaded off of the Internet. Google is unusual […]

SEO Glossary – B

Posted by Keyword Rank Checker on September 25th, 2010

Backlink Also known as back link, backward link, or inbound links, backlinks are all of the links on other websites that direct the users who click on them to your site. Backlinks can significantly improve your site’s search rankings, particularly if they contain Anchor Text keywords relevant to your site and are located on sites […]

SEO Glossary – A

Posted by Keyword Rank Checker on September 24th, 2010

Absolute Link <a href=”http://www.netconcepts.com”>www.netconcepts.com</a> The above is an example of an Absolute Link. It specifies a – transfer protocol – domain name – and often a file name A/B Test A/B Test it the practice of creating two documents or sites that are nearly the same for the purpose of determining which design or copy […]

Keyword Density: Tips on Using It Correctly

Posted by Keyword Rank Checker on September 16th, 2010

Have you ever come across an article that read at least one word over and over again? This can be very annoying. Various websites owners may choose to overstuff their articles with a certain keyword or keyword phrase hoping to gain rank from search engines and increase traffic to their site. Little do they know […]