These days it seems like the only thing that most website or blog owners think about, or put first on their list of top priorities for their site, is SEO. As for our readers who don’t know what SEO stands for, it stands for Search Engine Optimization. Search Engine Optimization or SEO, are some things that a website or blog owner (or someone else) can do to their site itself or it’s content, including it’s articles, images, etc. These things, some of which are more technical, are done so that a website or blog site is made easier and more friendly for the search engine sites like Google, Bing, Yahoo and so on to go through and see what a site has on it so that the search engine know when to display a certain site in it’s search results. Basically SEO are things done to make things easier for the search engines so that in return the search engines will show a certain website or blog site higher in the search results pages or SERP’s. The search engines like to find things easier so that they can display relevant results when someone searches for something. There areREAD MORE !
One thing that website or blog owners commonly overlook is the importance of images in their articles, stories and other posts. Having good high quality images that are relevant to the content that is on the page that the image is put on can improve the SEO (Search Engine Optimization) for your website or blog. One key reason that images can affect the SEO for a website or blog is that the major search engines, especially Google, have made changes to the indexing algorithms lately to give websites and blogs that have images higher rankings in their search results pages. There is a lot of speculation as to how many images vs. how much textual content is optimum and to be completely honest, nobody but the search engine algorithm programmers and management know exactly what the ration is. We do know that images of higher quality do get a bigger bump in search results pages as stated by the search engine representatives themselves. Another key reason that images are good for SEO is the fact that people love to see images when they are looking at website or blog pages so they will spend more time on aREAD MORE !