Introduction To Programming

Why programs ? Programming is nothing but making the computers think the same way a human thinks. Programs are made for obtaining a specific solution which can even be solved by humans which when solved by us may consume time..

Friday, August 10, 2012

Permalink: How to create Custom URL in blogger ?


Hurrah..! Blogger has introduced a SEO friendly feature-bloggers will love this. Yes, blogger introduced custom permalinks for blogger posts. Now you can use SEO friendly custom URL for blogger posts.

What is the role of Permalink in SEO?
Permalink(permanent link) is the unique URL assigned to each of your blog posts. This URL is basically the link that visitors are using to share your articles to different social networking sites and community forums.  Customizing your Permalink is very helpful for blogger's SEO.

As you can customize the url , you can use some top and seo-friendly keywords in the url instead of automatic url creation.  So choosing the right keyword will get you in the top of google.

Ok, let us see how to do this?!

Create Custom Permalink For Blogger Post
The procedure is very simple .
  • Login in to your dashboard.
  • click the Permalink in the sidebar of Blogger
  • Select the Custom-URL
  • Use SEO friendly and post related keywords in the url
That's all, you are done..! You just need to write posts and publish :)

Limitation in creating Permalink
Character limit: There is no limit in the number of characters used in the url. But try to use within 70 characters that will be SEO friendly. Don't use conjunctions, prepositions and articles such as 'to','from','and','at','from','in'.

Special Characters: Use only dash(-).  by the way, you can't use other special characters.