Search Basics for Images October 18, 2010Posted by Edwin Ritter in Trends.
Tags: image, search, SEO
Baby steps here on ways to improve SEO results with images. I have ruminated before on communicating sans words. Improving search result with your images can be achieved by adding a few meta terms.
- File Name – descriptive
- Duration – specify how long the video is
- Alt Text – variation summary
- Surrounding text – brief overview about the piece
Metrics can be collected on each of the topics above. Also, you can collect data on various forms of engagement
- # watched only the beginning
- # watched to the middle
- # watched entire clip
While not a great embedd, as an alternative to the above link, you can use the link to watch the White Board Friday video :