#HHDar Optimising your website for more traffic

The Dar es Salaam March gathering covered methods to increase traffic to online platforms.

Hack/Hackers Africa
May 7, 2019 · 3 min read
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Facilitator Khadija Mahanga shares some simple tricks one can use to promote a website. (Pic Credit: Code for Africa)
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#HHDAR March attendants.
  • Use breadcrumb lists
  • Use https:// where possible
  • Show useful 404 pages
  • Choosing generic page names like “page1.html”
  • Using excessive keywords like “baseball-cards-baseball-cards-, baseballcards.htm”
  • Using CSS or text styling that make links look just like regular text
  • Creating complex webs of navigation links, for example, linking every page on site
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Journalism x Technology.

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Journalism x Technology. The umbrella group for African chapters of Hacks/Hackers, where civic tech pioneers play with ways to rewire the media.

Hacks/Hackers Africa

Journalism x Technology. The umbrella group for African chapters of Hacks/Hackers, where civic tech pioneers play with ways to rewire the media.

Hack/Hackers Africa

Written by

Journalism x Technology. The umbrella group for African chapters of Hacks/Hackers, where civic tech pioneers play with ways to rewire the media.

Hacks/Hackers Africa

Journalism x Technology. The umbrella group for African chapters of Hacks/Hackers, where civic tech pioneers play with ways to rewire the media.

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