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Ideal amount of keywords?

Postby hina » Tue Aug 18, 2009 10:07 am

What is a good amount of keywords to have listed?

I hear conflicting information..

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Postby acwebguru » Tue Aug 18, 2009 10:28 pm

Your question is rather vague. Please clarify what you want to know in your next post. That will help us to understand what you really want to convey through your post.
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Re: Ideal amount of keywords?

Postby my_misyel » Wed Aug 19, 2009 4:42 pm

hina wrote:What is a good amount of keywords to have listed?

I hear conflicting information..

thanks!


May I ask what was that conflicting information you've heard?

In some cases, it really depends on how many keywords you would like to use. I suggest you filter and choose wisely.

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Postby pmorrison2588 » Wed Aug 19, 2009 6:49 pm

Actually there is no such particular norm on this. Generally 4-8 keywords are used.

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Postby rayter » Sun Aug 23, 2009 7:49 pm

I would say 3-5 target keywords is realistic for a single page. Make sure each page has its unique set of keywords and metatags.

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Postby PolarWebDesign » Mon Aug 24, 2009 7:47 am

You might look at it this way...

The more keywords you put in title/description/keywords/text the less focused your page will become. However, if you work only on one keyword, you can really focus on it and get very good results, so it depends on your strategy.

However, I would not use more than 4 keywords in title and more than 7 in kescription/keywords.

However, try to keep around 3 for each. This is just my suggestion and it worked for me. You must find your style that will work for you.

And next time, please be more specific with your question.
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Postby Dave011 » Mon Aug 24, 2009 8:28 pm

I suggest limit it to 5. You can use more than 5 keywords if you can write it as content.

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Postby jgalty » Mon Aug 24, 2009 9:56 pm

It depends are you taking about per page or per site?

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Postby mrandrei » Tue Aug 25, 2009 4:10 am

Targeting up to five keywords in a webpage is ideal. It's pointless to stuff your tags with tons of keywords if you wouldn't optimize them.

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Postby thejourney » Wed Aug 26, 2009 2:33 am

I think 8-10 keyword is enough because too much keyword will lessen its effects and besides you will be having a hard ranking all of your keywords..
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Postby john_7654 » Mon Aug 31, 2009 10:18 am

I was looking for the same information...
Thanks, PolarWebDesign..your post is very clear for beginners like me!

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Postby yummy30 » Mon Aug 31, 2009 7:12 pm

I think a little bit of keyword density is okay, I don’t want to stick to a pattern though with a 5% or 7% density. It should rather be natural, not machine like. :wink: :wink:

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Postby KrazyG » Mon Nov 09, 2009 8:10 pm

As long as you don't stuff your keywords and it wouldn't look spamming, you'll be fine... :) Don't repeat your main keywords over and over..

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Key words amount

Postby Energetic » Tue Nov 17, 2009 3:06 am

Hi dear fellows:
Well it depends on the object that you are going to post on the web. Generally 8-10 keywords are considered enough for posting some thing in the internet. However, it should be make sure that keywords are different and should not be repeated in the one post.

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Postby umi.gold » Tue Nov 24, 2009 2:08 am

target for 2 - 3 primary keywords per page...... and than for ur secondary keywords

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