While iWeb makes it easy to create a stunning website, it does not make it easy to add the necessary keywords so that searchers can actually find it. Unfortunately, iWeb itself lacks a user friendly way to add targeted, keyword rich title tags, meta tags, and alternate image text all of which are crucial to being found. In order to do so you need to alter the site’s HTML coding which requires true web development skills. But don’t be discouraged!
Now Adding Keywords to iWeb is easy
There is a program you can download that makes it easy for you to add those tags without touching the underlying HTML coding. And best of all . . . it is FREE.
You can quickly and easily optimize your iWeb site for the search engines with iWeb SEO Tool – 1.9. This free download from RAGE Software allows you to customize title tags, meta tags and alternative image text, as well as add the extremely informative – and free- Google Analytics – all without adding HTML snippets.
How to Add Keywords to your iWeb Site
Once you have downloaded iWeb SEO Tool, when you sign into your iWeb site, iWeb SEO askes where your iWeb pages are. It then opens a user friendly interface where you simply type in your title and description tags and alternate image text. That’s it. Save and upload your revised web pages and you are good to go. You can even create a meta tag directing how often the search engines should crawl your site for new content.
If you want to easily add keywords to your iWeb website, download the free iWeb SEO Tool. There is even a step-by-step video tutorial to help you.
While these tags are very important to your ability to be found online, there is much more that can be done to enhance your Internet visibility. You may want to rely on the expertise of an SEO company for keyword research and analysis as well as strategic placement of keywords in your page copy among other things.