Joomla SEO eBook

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SEO eBook Winners and Free PR6 Links

Top Joomla Comment Posters

Top Joomla Comment PostersThe two winners of our final SEO eBook competition were noneck and David Towers. Congrats, guys. If you can email me via the contact form, I’ll send the prizes.

Also, we’re now giving away free Page Rank 6 links. There’s now a module on the right-hand side of the blog thats lists "Top Comment Posters". If you are one of the top 10 posters, your picture will appear there along with a link to your site. The link is taken from the "website" field in your Community Builder profile.

Note – you have to be logged in for your comments to count. Click to register here and post comments in the normal place 😉

Update – we’ve checked with Azrul, the developer of Jomcomment, and he’s kindly allowed us to provide our hack of the top posters module that we’re using. Click here to download

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Do Search Engines Treat Joomla Sites Differently?

Recently I’ve seen people talk about the idea that search engines profile websites partly on the script they use. This idea makes some sense to me because it is possible to make reasonable accurate generalisations about some CMS systems:

  • WordPress = blogs, so they need to be updated regularly to rank well. Many great, high-quality blogs, but theres also a reasonable change that your average WordPress installation is a splog, give the large number of people using automatic RSS importers.
  • Gallery2 = photos. Often little accompanying text, which doesn’t make for great SEO material.
  • OSCommerce = shopping carts, so clearly a commercial site, and one that may be short on text and interesting articles.
  • Pligg = social news, often short snippets of articles from elsewhere. Little original content except comments.
  • Joomla = ….. ?
  • Do search engines treat your site any differently simply because its built with Joomla?

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    Free Copy of the Joomla SEO eBook Part 2

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    Joomla SEO eBookThis week is the second week of our special month-long competition here at Alledia.

    Answer a simple question and you can win a free copy of our Joomla SEO eBook. This week’s first question:

    "Recently I’ve seen people talk about the idea that search engines profile websites partly on the script they use.

    • WordPress = blogs, so they need to be updated regularly to rank well. 
    • OSCommerce = shopping carts, so may be short on text.
    • Joomla = …..

    Do you think that search engines treat your site any differently simply because its built with Joomla?"

    Please post your answers in the comments section below. The best answer will win a free copy of the Joomla SEO eBook.

    The winner and answer will be announced on Wednesday morning US Eastern Time (GMT minus 5).

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    Free SEO eBook Winner and New Ping Component

    On Monday we offered a free copy of our Joomla SEO eBook for the best answer to the following question:

    What’s the easiest way to tell Google what’s new on your Joomla! site?

    We really had some great answers, including;

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    Free Copy of the Joomla SEO eBook

    SEO eBook

    Joomla SEO eBookFor the next four weeks, we’re going to have special competition here at Alledia to get you through those manic Mondays.

    Answer a simple question and you can win a free copy of our Joomla SEO eBook. This week’s first question:

    "What’s the easiest way to tell Google what’s new on your Joomla! site?"

    Please post your answers in the comments section below. The best answer will win a free copy of the Joomla SEO eBook.

    The winner and answer will be announced on Wednesday morning US Eastern Time (GMT minus 5).

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    Hungarian Version of the Joomla SEO eBook

    Hungarian SEO eBook

    Hungarian SEO eBookWe’ve been working hard on producing version 1.1 of the Joomla SEO eBook and in the meantime have a new edition to announce – its now available in Hungarian.

    Jozsef Tamas Herczeg from Joomlandia.eu, along with Annamaria Ban, have just launched JoomlaSEO.hu with tips and tricks for Joomla SEO in Hungarian. You can order their translation here.

    Other translations are currently in progress, and if you’re interested in translating the book, please feel free to contact us.

     

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    Easily Become a Joomla SEO eBook Affiliate

    Last month we launched the complete SEO guide to Joomla, and today we’re happy to be rolling out? an affiliate program.

    We’re using the iDevAffiliate integration from JoomlaElements.com, which allows us to completely integrate the affiliate program into Joomla and Community Builder. No extra registration, no wait for approval. You only need to take four simple steps:

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