Duplicate content refers to blocks of content that either matches other content or considerably similar,duplicate content also refers to content that appears on more than one web page(URL), within the same web site or blog. When multiple pages within a web site or blog contain essentially the same content, search engines such as Google can penalize/not display that site in any relevant search results.In this post we gonna discuss about duplicate content and also about how you can prevent duplicate content to make search engines happy.
Duplicate Content’s effect on Search engines
It is indeed difficult for search engines to decide which version is more relevant to a given search query as both the contents or pages are similar.To provide the best search experience, search engines generally avoid to show multiple duplicate blocks of content and thus, are forced to choose which version is most likely to be the original.This could affect your impression on search engines,of course this is not SEO best practice so you would like to avoid it.
Preventing duplicate content in blogger
In Blogger Archives can cause duplicate content and you will never notice it unless you dig deep into SEO
.But fortunately there is a simple fix for duplicate content in blogger due to Archives.
post you learned about duplicate content and how to avoid it on blogger blogs in this post we gonna move a step further by learning how to add meta description tag to blogger blogs and also we gonna discuss how to prevent duplicate meta description or multiple meta description in blogger.Meta tags, as we all know are counted among best SEO practices so obviously they are important ingredient for a fully optimized blog.
What does meta tags do
Meta tags basically provide information like description of blog,language of blog,related keywords etc.. to search engines.So meta tags are very basics of Search engine optimization yet they are equally important and their right use can help you in extracting some decent traffic from Search engines.Although if you are using blogger’s default templates you don’t have to mess with coding, you just have to simply fill details about blog and google will do the work for you.
Description meta tag for home page in blogger’s default templates
Adding description meta tag in blogger’s default templates is as easy as pie, without any headache you can add meta tag only if you are using blogger’s default templates.
- Login to your blogger account
- Select your blog from dashboard in which you want to make changes.
- Go to setting >> Search Preferences , and click on edit under Meta tags >> Description
- Check box which says enable search description and Write few lines describing your blog briefly.
- Save the changes and you are done.
Description meta tag for individual posts in blogger’s default templates
Adding Description meta tag for individual post in blogger’s default templates is easiest of all.While writing the post in right hand side you will notice search description under post setting.Click on search description and write a brief description of of the post and hit done.This tool may or may not work for custom templates depending on your template.
Adding meta tags in custom templates
If you are using custom template on blogger than above mentioned steps may or may not work for you again depending on your template, but even if its is not working worry not there is a simple solution. Go to template >> edit html ,and add following code after <head> and below </head>
<b:if cond=’data:blog.metaDescription != ""’>
<meta expr:content=’data:blog.metaDescription’ name=’description’/>
Avoiding multiple meta tags
Search engines don’t like multiple description for a single page and they consider it as a black hat SEO practice and thus it can affect your blog’s page rank.So to enjoy page rank juice avoid multiple meta tags.
Undoubtedly writing, and to be more specific quality writing is the only way which can send you massive traffic so in this post we going to discuss the points that should be kept in mind while writing a ideal blog post.Being the fresh entrant to blogosphere most of newbie bloggers don’t pay heed to content because they are generally unacquainted of the fact that how critical it is; but blogging is not as easy as pie.
1. Draw a rough sketch of your ideas
Before writing a post think distinctly on which subject you want to write and what you want to write, after choosing the subject think of a good title which could attract visitors take a while and choose your topic wisely.Then after choosing a topic and labeling it with a appropriate title; then construct a rough sketch of your post mentally or on paper in any way you feel comfortable so that while writing the post you don’t have to walk like a turtle so for swift and smooth writing plan everything before actually writing the post.Now that your ideas are ready and organized you may proceed and write you post but again let me remind you that your ideas and content should be unique and not copied , so think of a fresh idea always.
2. Write in simple language
Try and Write in simple and lucid language so that visitors can actually understand what you want to express. write straight to the point don’t beat around the bush, because no one wants to waste time in this running world so always try to be on point, write short and useful,always bear in mind that for a visitors nothing is more momentous than useful content contrary to this many bloggers waste all their time in designing the blog instead of writing the quality content.
3. Write your post in organized manner
Write your post in organized manner, so that visitors could read your content with ease, use appropriate font and font size , use pictures and videos in your post corresponding to your topic.Avoid silly grammatical mistakes and check your post thoroughly before publishing it , so that you may amend your mistakes if any.
4. Make your post SEO friendly
Now that your post deserve to be read , you may want search engines to hear your voice to do that you have to make search engines your friend technically you have to make your post SEO friendly and I will tell you how to do that I will be sharing some new tips in a separate post but for now the only tip I can give is you is that use the synonyms of words present in your title as much as you can, because google lists those page high which has searched keyword maximum time in post.For more traffic tips you might want to read : How to get blog traffic
Now that you know how to write a fully optimized and SEO friendly post, we can conclude that Quality content is must for massive traffic , first priority of a blogger should be quality content later you can touch other things, so from today onwards don’t take content lightly because it could bring you lot of visitors.
Drag and Drop Friends to create New list
- To use this app simply go to CIRCLE HACK website and click on facebook login button
- Facebook due to security purpose will nudge a popup box, click Log in with Facebook.
- Now that you have logged in you will see your friend lists, and some circles at the bottom you just have to drag your friends into those circles.Now if your want to create a new list then drag your friends into circle which says Drag here to create new list,and if your want to append your previous list then you can drag your friends into appropriate circle.
- If you are creating a fresh new list then you would see a link which says create new link ,click it
(If you are creating new list) (Appending previous list)
- To remove friends from list just dram them out
Now when you will see your friend list from your facebook account you will see the friend list you just created with Circle Hack , the tool is working perfectly fine and I think many facebook users may find this tool useful as one can use it with ease as it is user-friendly, ad-free and easy to navigate.That’s it for this post till next post Peace!!