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Re: [swish-e] Seeding a swish-e index

From: Peter Karman <peter(at)not-real.peknet.com>
Date: Sat Sep 06 2008 - 06:07:33 GMT
Sean wrote on 9/5/08 8:34 PM:

>>> Can anyone suggest how to ensure or improve the ranking of such a file in
>>> the search engine results ?
>> Swish-e's ranking is not very sophisticated.  Ranking is mostly based on
>> number of words matched
> 
> So if I spam a page with lots of keywords it will help to improve the ranking
> ?
> 
> <!-- keyword keyword keyword keyword keyword keyword keyword keyword -->
> 
> and a little on where in the document the matches happens.
> 
> Where is most relevant ?
> 
> Will it help to add the keyword within a <h1>keyword</h1>, within meta ?
> 
> Is there a weighting for each of the different elements of a html page ?


http://swish-e.org/docs/swish-faq.html#how_is_ranking_calculated_

^^ read that first

I would personally put all my keywords in a <meta> tag in the header and set a
MetaRankBias with RankScheme=1

-- 
Peter Karman  .  http://peknet.com/  .  peter(at)not-real.peknet.com
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Received on Sat Sep 6 02:07:50 2008