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Good Design isn't Always Visual — Looking at SEO

At this point you've gone through the trouble to create a semantic, user-friendly, and accessible XHTML theme, and one of the benefits of that structure is that it helps with SEO (Search Engine Optimization, if you haven't guessed by now). You might as well go all out and take time to set up a few more optimizations.

Search Engine Friendly URLs

Wor&;dPress URLs by default are dynamic. That means they are a query string of the index.php page, e.g, http://mysite.com/?p=123 .

In the past, dynamic URLs had been known to break search engine bots who either didn't know what to do when they hit a question mark or ampersand and/or started indexing entire sites as 'duplicate content', because everything ...

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