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How to add tags Hreflang and Meta Language to your blog?

Posted In Webmaster - By Techtiplib on Monday, August 18th, 2014 With No Comments »

This article I will guide you how to add tags Hreflang and Meta Language to your website for the purpose of search engine ranking easily your website correctly.

The HTML HrefLang tag is placed in the <head> section that has responsible for notifying Googlebot is a content page, a folder, a child website, or a specific domain is selected to optimize for a national Country or territory specified.

You have to add these tags before </ head> in the HTTP header section of the website.

Meta Language

Structure:

<meta https-equiv=”content-language” content=”en” />

Hreflang

This tag was recently announced by Google on May 04, 2014, but in recent used and updated in Google Webmaster Tools on July of 2014.

hreflang language

hreflang country

Structure of Hreflang tag:

<link rel=”alternate” href=”https://www.techtiplib.com” hreflang=”en-us” />

You can copy, change the web address and language to suit your blog then add to your blog’s header!

You also visit this site: http://www.internationalseomap.com/hreflang-tags-generator/, enter your blog address, choose your language and country then it will auto-generate the Hreflang tag for your blog.

With 2 tags help Google identify more easily the content and scope of your website and displays the most reasonable results.

Read more about Hreflang at: http://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/189077?hl=en

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