|Weekly SEO news: 9 December 2008|
to the latest issue of the Search Engine Facts newsletter.
This week, we're taking a look at a ranking test that a webmaster did with his website. Can too many links to the home page of your website have a negative effect on your rankings?
In the news: Google has corrected a spam classifier that flagged some web pages with iframes, Google's John Mueller explains how hackers can steal your PageRank and more.
If you're interested in the top 500,000 keywords on Google ranked by AdWords bid then you should take a look at the corresponding section below.
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|1. Ranking test: can there be too many links to your home page?|
In an online webmaster forum, a webmaster described the link experiment that he did with his websites. He tried to find out how linking to the home page affected his rankings.
What did the webmaster test?
What were the results of the test?
Does this mean that you shouldn't link to your home page?
High positions on Google depend on much more than the internal links on your website. If you want an analysis of all important factors that influence the position of your website on Google, analyze your site with IBP's Top 10 Optimizer.
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|4. The best keywords for AdSense websites|
If you run large campaigns on Google AdWords or if you run Google AdSense ads on your websites, then it is important to know which keywords work best.
You can now have a list of the 500,000 keywords for which advertisers pay the most per click on Google AdWords. (The keyword data is of November 2008.) This list is very valuable for both AdWords advertisers and webmasters who run AdSense ads on their sites.
You get everything you need to find top keywords
Some webmasters pay up to $70 per click
If you run Google AdSense ads on your website then it's important to know for which keywords you will get the most money per click.
If you optimize your website for high paying keywords, it's very likely that you'll earn several hundred dollars more than with a website that uses unpopular keywords.
Choose keywords with a high big per click and you will see an immediate increase in your profits. The keywords list will show you the keywords with which you can earn the most. Some of the keywords have a CPC (cost per click) of more than US$70!
A this time, the keywords are only available in English. Click here for further information.
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