March 2, 2011

SEO Tip - Adding meta tags to blogger blogs[blogspot]

Meta tags is an important factor in SEO.(Search Engine Optimisation). Meta tags which describes and tells what your site is all about to search engines . By adding meta tags your blog get crawled and indexed by search engines more accurately and that brings more traffic to your blog

Lets see how to add meta tags in blogger blog ,

- Navigate to the Dashboard > Layout > Edit HTML

- Add below code into your section

<b:if cond='data:blog.url == data:blog.homepageUrl'>
<meta content='INDEX,FOLLOW' name='ROBOTS'/>
<meta content='DESCRIPTION HERE' name='description'/>
<meta content='KEYWORDS' name='keywords'/>
<meta content='AUTHOR NAME' name='author'/>

DESCRIPTION HERE: Write your blog description
KEYWORDS: Write the keywords of your blog
AUTHOR NAME: Write the author's name

**Ensure Maximum characters for Title Tag - 60 , Site Description - 150 , Keywords - 200

You don't need to do it manually, there are tons of 'Automatic Meta Tags Generator' to make this process easy for you!
Finally by using a 'Meta tags analyzer tool', you can check whether you have added the meta tags correctly or not.

Keep posting!! All the best!