This site is for sale, Learn More

Google Reading Level

Does Your Site Have The Right Readability Index?

Originally Published: December, 14 2010

What Exactly Did Google Do?

Here's the official text about the new feature:

We made it easier for to you pinpoint exactly the information you need with a new advanced search feature that categorizes results by reading level.

For example, if you're writing a college paper on [herbivores] you can refine to see only advanced material, or if you're a grade school teacher preparing for a class on [herbivores] you can refine to see only basic material.

To try it out, click "advanced search" to the right of the search box and click in the new reading level section. You can filter to see only results that are basic, intermediate or advanced, and annotate results with reading levels.

What Is A Reading Level?

The reading level refers to the readability of a document. Readability is defined as reading ease, especially as it results from a writing style. Extensive research has shown that easy-reading text improves comprehension, retention, reading speed, and reading persistence.

The better the readability of your web pages, the more people will understand your marketing message. The average web surfer has a very short attention span.

How To Calculate The Readability Of Your Web Pages

To analyze the readability of your web pages, check your web pages with IBP's Top 10 Optimizer. The Top 10 Optimizer will tell you the Flesch Kincaid readability level of your web pages.

In addition to the readability of your web pages, the optimizer will also tell you which elements on your web pages you have to change so that Google will give your website high rankings.

Although the readability has only a minor influence on the rankings of your web pages, a high score can mean that your web pages are too difficult to understand for many people. If your website is too difficult, you won't get many conversions. Download IBP and check the readability of your web pages now.

Copyright by Axandra GmbH, publishers of SEOProfiler, a complete SEO software solution.

Try SEOProfiler for free.

All product names, copyrights and trademarks mentioned in this newsletter are owned by their respective trademark and copyright holders.

Click Here To See More Google-Specific Articles

Site Promotion Articles Indexes:

Guaranteed Top 10 Search Engine Ranking
Get A Top 10
Search Engine Ranking

Bullet-Proof Google Promotion

Google's Disavow Links a Trick?

5 Things About SEO

Google's Disavow Links Tool

Google +1 Clicks & SEO

Manual Penalties & Your Rankings

10 Recent Google Algorithm Changes

Google's New Web Page Spider

Search Engine Safe URL Redirect

KEI: A Good Indicator For Useful Keywords?

Google PR Improved With Domain Redirection

Dealing With A Google Ban

All You Need To Know About Google Suggest

Is Your WebSite Guilty By Association?


Search Engine Promotion Help Site Map

Valid HTML 4.01!

© 2016 Search Engine Promotion Help
October 24 2016 18:13 UTC