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07-10-2009, 10:07 PM
As far as news websites, I was reading an article about submitting your website to google news, and one item stated that the URL of individual articles should be SEO friendly and contain keywords instead of numbers. Is this an important issue? Right now my website has individual article URLs as follows:
is this not an SEO friendly article URL? and is this a big issue as far as SEO or it doesnt matter so much? I mean what is the overall importance...80-90% of my website content rests within these individual news and articles. so if this is a problem it may represent an even more serious issue for my website.