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SEO refers to Search Engine Optimisation. SEO is the process of improving the volume and quality of traffic to a web site from search engines. SEO can also be referred to as SEF, or Search Engine Friendly.
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<div class="home-tile-title" style="background-color:rgba(87,138,214,.3);">'''Getting started with SEO'''</div>
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<div style="display:inline-block; padding:.7em .5em;">[[Image:Nuvola_arrow_right.png|30px]]</div>
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<div style="display:inherit; padding:.4em .5em; min-width:33%;">
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;[[Making your site Search Engine Friendly|Making your site Search Engine Friendly]]
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;[[Using_A_Sitemap|Using a Sitemap]]
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;[[Using_The_Title_Tag|Making the most of the title tag]]
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;[[Using_The_Meta_Description|How to write good meta descriptions]]
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;[[Using_Keywords|Planning and using keywords]]
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<div class="home-tile-title" style="background-color:rgba(255,255,0,.3)">'''Troubleshooting SEO problems'''</div>
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<div style="display:inline-block; padding:.7em .5em;">[[Image:Star_icon.png|30px]]</div>
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;[[Common problems when enabling Search Engine Friendly (SEF) URLs|Common Problems]]
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;[[Monitoring SEO]]
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<div class="home-tile-title" style="background-color:#d3e5b8;">'''Advanced SEO'''</div>
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<div style="display:inline-block; padding:.7em .5em;">[[Image:Advanced_icon.png|40px]]</div>
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;[[Microdata]]
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;[[Google Updates]]
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;[[Add_Static_Text_In_Title_Of_Page|Add static text in the title of pages]]
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;[[Using_RSS_Feeds_To_Share_Content|Using RSS feeds to encourage traffic]]
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See also:
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Search Engine Optimisation (often abbreviated to SEO) refers to the process of improving the volume and quality of traffic to a Website from search engines. A site that has been optimised according to SEO practices is said to be Search Engine Friendly (often abbreviated to SEF).
* [[Beginners#Address_Search_Engine_Optimization|Beginners: Address Search Engine Optimisation]]
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* [[Search Engine Optimisation|Search Engine Optimisation]]
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{{dablink|The main article about SEO is [[Making your site Search Engine Friendly]], which lists steps that lead to a better search engine ranking.}}
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A somewhat important SEO technique that also helps your users is using [[Search Engine Friendly URLs]]. See [[Enabling Search Engine Friendly (SEF) URLs]] for more information.
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[[Category:Landing Pages]]
 
[[Category:Landing Pages]]
 
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[[Category:Search Engine Optimisation]]
 
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'''Joomla specific SEO / SEF tricks include:'''
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Posted by dextercowley in regards to correcting a problem when enableing Search Engine Friendly URLs in the Global Configuration of Joomla 1.5.2 and tested and verified to be true for 1.5.3 as well.
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" ... edit configuration.php as var $live_site = <nowiki>'http://www.mysite.com'</nowiki> "
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Note that default configuration.php is <nowiki>var $live_site = ''</nowiki>
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Revision as of 13:17, 3 November 2013

Getting started with SEO
Nuvola arrow right.png
Troubleshooting SEO problems
Star icon.png
Advanced SEO
Advanced icon.png


About Search Engine Optimisation


Search Engine Optimisation (often abbreviated to SEO) refers to the process of improving the volume and quality of traffic to a Website from search engines. A site that has been optimised according to SEO practices is said to be Search Engine Friendly (often abbreviated to SEF).

A somewhat important SEO technique that also helps your users is using Search Engine Friendly URLs. See Enabling Search Engine Friendly (SEF) URLs for more information.