How to optimise Flash for search engines.

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30Jul Optimising Flash text for search

As I’ve discussed in my guide to Flash View definition in a new window SEO, spiders and data centers are unable to evaluate the importance of text within swf View definition in a new window files as there are no HTML comparable tags to indicate headers, so at best it all counts as standard paragraph text. You can however select what text search engines do pick up…

29Jul Optical Character Recognition in Flash

With the advent of search engines like kooaba allowing users to send images via multi-media messages from their phones and get seemingly accurate results, how long will it be before everything Google are investing in allow it to do the same?

29Jul Why this site isn’t in Flash.

The other reason is that I’m not really much of a Flash View definition in a new window designer. Traditionally SEO has been at one end of the scale and Flash sites at the other. Things do look like they’re changing, however…

28Jul No Flash indexing for smaller search engines?

Amidst all this talk of what Google is doing with Flash View definition in a new window and even Yahoo getting a mention in Adobe View definition in a new window’s release what about the smaller search engines? Will they be left behind?

28Jul So what can’t Flash do?

Before we go down the road of thinking that the new changes to the search engines are going to jump your Flash View definition in a new window page up the rankings let’s look at what Flash still can’t do.