Search Engineland has kindly created this infographic to show us how to create SEO friendly URLs. SEO friendly URLs can give your blog a better chance of getting on to Googles first page, and essentially enable your business to be found quicker on Google searches.

What is SEO

SEO stands for search engine optimisation, or optimization if you are in the US or Canada – simply it means to optimise your blog post or website’s visibility in search engines.  Its function is to drive more traffic to your website and to rank better ink Google.  Traffic from Google is the most valuable and most important traffic you can get to your website so its good to get it right.

SEO takes lots of time, and much effort, sadly there is no magic fairy dust that will get you ranked right away. We at FairyDust Media can of course help you to get your website or webpage ranked but it still won’t happen overnight.  As always the best way is to provide consistent, good quality content, that people want to read and SEO as much as you can.

You can start that SEO by having a great URL. Although of course just having an SEO friendly URL isn’t going to do much on its own, there are over 200 factors that go into search engine ranking. However, the structure of your URL  can certainly help boost your rankings. Which is why these techniques listed in this Ultimate guild to SEO friendly URLs will be a great start. It can also definitely harm your efforts if you take no care over your URLs, for instance where some websites just leave a number or a date in the URL this structure will not help you get ranked at all, Google’s crawlers will have to work very hard to find out what your post is about.

There are certain factors which you can use in a URL which will boost your rankings and they are listed below.

How to create SEO friendly URLs

How to create SEO friendly URLs

The ultimate guide to SEO-friendly URLs – An infographic by the team at Search Engine Land

We hope this helps you learn How to create SEO friendly URLs, if of course you need help with SEO please do contact us.