WTM Meta Tag Generator Help
The meta tags created with the WTM Meta Tag Generator are
cross examined to ensure that no engine rule violation
place and that it is safe to use the scripts generated.
Email Address: This field is optional and not included in the meta tags itself. If this is filled out, the results of the meta tags will be emailed to the address specified.
Author: This field is optional. This is the name of the person/persons who authored (created) the document which these meta tags will be used on.
Distributor: This field is optional. This is the name of the person or company who is distrubuting the products or services and/or document itself.
Abstract: This field is optional. This is a shorter version of the Description meta tag. This is generally no longer than one sentence; and a short one at that.
Keywords: This field is required and is the most important meta tag. These are comma and space separated values (example below) and are to be placed in order from left-to-right in order of keyword importance where the first keyword is the most important.
<meta name="keywords" content="free cgi scripts, cgi scripts, perl scripts, perl tutorials, perl, cgi, tutorials, chatroom, metatags">
If you have a large list of keywords, you should carefully choose only 20-25 keywords total to use. Again, use the most important keywords you have. The keywords meta tag should not exceed 950 characters in length including spaces and commas.
Description: This field is required. This should be between one and three sentences (two would be optimizal) and no more than 150 characters total.
For the search engines that use meta tags, the description tag is the text that appears when you search a given phrase in a search engine. Since this is what the searcher sees, this is all they have to make a judgement on whether or not your site is worth clicking.
Pick your top selling points or top services or products and be sure to list these. Do not jam the description tag with keywords; it's more important it's grammatically correct and in complete sentences.
Robots: This field is optional but strongly encouraged. This instructs the search spider (or robot) on what it can and can't do.
Index will allow the spider to index your page into their listings.
Noindex will not permit the spider to index that page at all.
Follow will allow the spider to follow the links (both internal and external) and add these to their database.
Nofollow will not permit the spider to follow the links (either internal nor external) and add these to their database.
Distribution: This field is optional. This is where your services or products are distributed/delivered to. Either locally within your own city or state or globally.
Language: This field is optional but strongly encouraged. Select the language contained within your website.
Rating: This field is optional. This is the rating of your site. Choose the appropriate rating from the pulldown menu.