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RE: Meta Data & Search Engines

From: Suzanne Topping <stopping@bizwonk.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2009 14:24:37 -0500
Message-ID: <55C7920E6F0A1E4A912F64EA4208640EBBD2EE@wonkserv.bizwonkhq.local>
To: <www-international@w3.org>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: www-international-request@w3.org 
>[mailto:www-international-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of 
>KUROSAKA Teruhiko
>Sent: Wednesday, February 11, 2009 1:58 PM
>
>
>I've heard most commercial search engines ignore the meta tags 
>because they've been abused too much by SEO (search engine 
>optimization).
>They put random words that have nothing to do with actual 
>contents just to get listed near the top of the search result.

It's really just the keywords tag that is ignored. The title and description tags are still important to the engines.

Suzanne Topping
BizWonk Inc. (Solutions for a Global E-conomy)
www.bizwonk.com

stopping@bizwonk.com
Phone: 1 585.454.4210
Fax: 1 585.454.4213
  

 


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