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Search Engine Optimization For Dummies, 3rd Edition

ISBN: 978-0-470-26270-2
432 pages
June 2008
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Part I: Search Engine Basics.

Chapter 1: Surveying the Search Engine Landscape.

Chapter 2: Your One-Hour Search Engine–Friendly Web Site Makeover.

Chapter 3: Planning Your Search Engine Strategy.

Chapter 4: Making Your Site Useful and Visible.

Part II: Building Search Engine–Friendly Sites.

Chapter 5: Picking Powerful Keywords.

Chapter 6: Creating Pages That Search Engines Love.

Chapter 7: Avoiding Things That Search Engines Hate.

Chapter 8: Dirty Deeds, Done Dirt Cheap.

Chapter 9: Bulking Up Your Site — Competing with Content.

Chapter 10: Finding Traffic via Geo-Targeting.

Part III: Adding Your Site to the Indexes and Directories.

Chapter 11: Getting Your Pages into the Search Engines.

Chapter 12: Submitting to the Directories.

Chapter 13: Buried Treasure — More Great Places to Submit Your Site.

Part IV: After You’ve Submitted Your Site.

Chapter 14: Using Link Popularity to Boost Your Position.

Chapter 15: Finding Sites to Link to Yours.

Chapter 16: Even More Great Places to Get Links.

Chapter 17: Using Shopping Directories and Retailers.

Chapter 18: Paying Per Click.

Part V: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 19: Ten-Plus Ways to Stay Updated.

Chapter 20: Ten Myths and Mistakes.

Chapter 21: Ten-Plus Useful Things to Know.

Appendix: Staying Out of Copyright Jail.