Meta tags and Joomla SEO - How to program meta tags
Joomla! is one of the most powerful Open Source Content Management Systems on the planet. It is used all over the world for everything from simple websites to complex corporate applications. Joomla! is easy to install, simple to manage, and reliable.
Joomla! is a search engine friendly system. It doesn't mean it is search engine optimized! Joomla has several search engine features you have to use.
Joomla version 1.5
SEF stands for Search Engine Friendly
URL Rewrite is managed in Joomla 1.5 via the SEO settings in your Global configuration.
- You can use the SmartSEF URL Rewriter Component for Joomla 1.5. The SmartSEF URL Rewriter is a native Joomla 1.5 component that allows you to create Search Engine Friendly URLs for Joomla 1.5.
Use the Joomla 1.5 SEF patch by Joomlatwork.com.
Setup and manage
Please look for the meta tags - tab in Joomla!
Global Configuration - Metadata
Do not use the Global meta tags settings! Leave this item empty
Manage your meta tags for each page: Meta Info
Make time to fill out all the pages with relevant meta tags.