Using JavaScript Effectively

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I just read yet another misleading article from yet another “leading” SEO writer explaing why JavaScript is bad for your navigation. And yet again (yawn) it showed a complete lack of understanding of the capabilities of search engines (quite aside from the fact that Google understands some aspects of JavaScript now, but that’s another story). The essense of the piece I read was that if you use JavaScript to “pop-up” sub-menus, then your site navigation won’t be indexed by search engines.

K.I.S.S. – Web Design for SEO

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Think of your favourite Beatles song, or the idea that someone made a million out of that made you think “why didn’t I think of that?”, or even your favourite software application. Chances are they’ll have one thing in common – they’re all simple and elegant, seemingly so obvious that you think they’ve always been… Read more »