SEO using MicroFormat

Sunday, November 9th, 2008

MicroFormat is a way of using standard HTML tags to encode additional information into the page. This could be Geo data, calendar data, etc… Example In this example, the contact information is presented as follows: <div> <div>Joe Doe</div> <div>The Example Company</div> <div>604-555-1234</div> <a href=”http://example.com/”>http://example.com/</a> </div> With hCard microformat markup, that becomes: <div class=”vcard”> <div class=”fn”>Joe [...]

How to find how many pages are indexed in google

Saturday, September 13th, 2008

Sounds like a simple thing.  Everyone knows the good old “site:” command for google.  For example site:www.attheboard.com shows “about 29,900 pages” Well, that my be “about” due to status in indexing and possible duplicate content being weeded out. but there is more… try putting the site command with some minus random jiber… such as site:www.attheboard.com [...]