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Google Uses Keyword Tags?

Discussion in 'White Hat SEO' started by th0m4s, Sep 11, 2013.

  1. th0m4s

    th0m4s Regular Member

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    Source - support.google.com/news/publisher/answer/40787?hl=en-GB

    May be for Google News but still.
     
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    yeah, that's for Google News publishers. for that G does rely on keyword metatags and includes those in the news sitemap. you get to use up to 12 too!
     
  3. th0m4s

    th0m4s Regular Member

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    Had a feeling it was just for news but it indicates they do pay attention to them at times.

    I mean I wouldn't sit down and rollout a meta keyword update to a site but if I do the descriptions/titles I usually include a few on the page.
     
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    it carries no value.. but other search engine does..