Selective Keywords Get Higher Search Engine Ranking

Keywords are an important factor of producing a website and getting traffic. These are the terms which the search engines use to categorize and rank your webpages. For example, if your website is about "traffic building" then your keywords could include traffic,building traffic,website traffic, and so forth.

After reading this article and using the knowledge at hand you will see why your web pages might not be ranking high in the search engines and contrary to what you have learned in search engine optimization in the past.

The decision from many web designers and search engine optimizers has been to find as many keywords as you can. They inform you to search for keywords using a kind of online tools and software programs which can uncover primary keywords. At first this seems attractive, but it actually defies any reasoning.

Let's take a look at the aim of the search engine. It's job is to find pages that meet the detail search word that a web surfer has typed in. The more focused the pages it serves up that meet the search term, the better it is for users. search engines must be as accurate as possible in delivering the right things to their users. Otherwise the web surfer goes somewhere else.

Now, visualize you are a search engine algorithm - the mathematical string which calculates the probability of any web page matching the search word typed in. If the page has hundreds, or thousands of keywords you'll be a baffled. For example, is this web page about 'article writing', or is it about 'feature writing for journalists'. They are different things. You'll end up realizing the page is pertinent but not that pertinent. So you end up ranking the page down the list.

But what if the page only has the keyword 'article writing' and many times. You're absolutely positive the page is about article writing and so you rank it higher.

Admittedly, it's not quite as simple as that. But this is the notion of search engine technology. It is searching to find the most pertinent pages that meet the search term you enter.

What this means for Internet marketers is that you must separate pages for each keyword. Focus each page on each individual keyword. Use the keyword in headings, sub-headings, the page text, the page title tag and in the meta tags. Evade having pages which have numerous keywords as that simply confuses the search engines and lowers your rankings.

So overlook the belief that hundreds or thousands of keywords rank your pages high. Go for pages that meet single keywords and you will find your page will increase in traffic.

This ploy also works for Google AdWords. Each advert should employ just a handful of keywords - you get much better click through and cheaper advertising when you only have a few select keywords per advertisement. If you have hundreds of keywords you'll find you'll get better results by having keyword relevant ads and not having one advertisement with hundreds of keywords.

So go against the opinion of having your pages filled with keywords...Go with keyword specific pages to rank high.

As I stated in the first part of this article you might be surprised by the outcome.
Most web marketers have learned the old school way of building web pages filled with keywords that probably look like spam to the search engines. And you can be certain if they are seen that way, your pages will be lost in the millions of pages indexed by search engines everyday for surfers and prospective buyers looking for your product or service.


La Pagina del Millon

Two Spanish students from Rovira i Virgili University, Isaac Paton and Florencia Manette, opened the 15th of March La Pagina del Millon, a web page through which they hope to pay their university degree expenses

After Alex Tew's success with "Themilliondollarhomepage", only a few months ago, now two young Spanish students try to do the same with

The page is structured with 10.000 squares of 100 pixels each, at the rate of 1 euro per pixel. People interested in appearing in the page buy the pixels to insert the image which links to their own web pages. This is a way to increase the number of visitors; in the page is showed the comments from the buyers satisfaction about the great number of visitors they have with only 100 pixels they bought in La Pagina del Millon.

One of the differences from the English project is that this one is addressed to the Spanish Community.

After three months experience, the young university students have collected 20.000 euros, they have been in radio and TV interviews, in pieces of news in the Spanish news papers and also in pieces of news on line. Other differences from other similar projects are that offers a serious service and it is shown on the first places in internet search (Google, MSN).

In order to bring out the project in a legal and serious way, the two young university students have established a firm. This implies a supervision of all the terms provided by lawyers. Moreover, an important Spanish Bank gives support to guarantee the safety and privacy to pay on line.

It can be summarized that is a web page where everybody can take advantages of its possibilities: the students get money to pay their university studies, and the buyers increase their popularity and a great deal of visitors to read their advertisements and go to their own web pages.