You may have managed to get your page indexed, but have they been indexed in the correct language? Because if the search engines have identified the language of your web pages incorrectly, then you are in trouble. This incorrect language identification happens more often than people imagine, and can have a severe impact on your SEO, page ranking, number of visitors and of course on your click-through rate. Read further to find out how you will be impacted by this stupid problem…
If you want search engines identifying the language of your site, then you should follow these important 12 tips to ensure recognition of the language of your multilingual website..
This post discusses the methods that search engines use to identify the language of web pages. This knowledge allows for better positioning in search engines as it will ensure correct language identification of multilingual sites.
Language identification by search engines encounters a variety of problems. It is important to know these issues so as to be able to counter them in your website localization and to properly manage multilingual sites.
Search Engines are not like human beings, and cannot identify the language of a web page in the same way as a human being – this article provides a small overview of the academic work in this field and why it is academic research is important – Google uses it!