Title Tags: Quick Way to Get the SEO Advantage

The most important and overlooked strategy to search engine optimization? Rethink title tags.
Author, Profit First
January 03, 2013

If you want to get traffic to your website, it’s time to get back to SEO basics—title tags, specifically. Most browsers are configured to no longer show them to the user (they used to be in that little blue bar at the top of the screen). But just because you can’t see them doesn't make them any less relevant. In fact, they have become more relevant than ever.

Title tags are what search engines use to quickly “understand” what a specific page is about, similar to the heading of a chapter in a book. And with fewer site managers properly implementing title tags on their webpages, those “invisible” title tags, done right, give your site the SEO advantage.

Read the full article on how to write title tags.

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Mike Michalowicz is author of The Pumpkin Plan and The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur. He is CEO of Provendus Group

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Author, Profit First