What Every Web Developer Should Know About SEO

On the 23rd of November Richard Yeo, the CEO of TechHuddle, hosted a free SEO lecture.

The course covered the core of what every web developer should know:

  • What is SEO
  • Onsite v Offsite
  • Robots.txt
  • Sitemaps
  • Page titles
  • Headings
  • Meta tags
  • Microdata
  • External links
  • URL structures
  • Redirects
  • How to handle maintenance pages
  • How to handle product / content removal
  • How to avoid diluting page rank
  • Why site speed is important
  • Why SSL is important
  • Why images are so important and how to leverage them
  • iFrames
  • Domains and sub-domains
  • Internationalisation
  • Questions and Answers