For a lot of people getting started with SEO, the idea of keywords usually makes sense. But where things start to get complicated is determining how often you should use certain keywords within your content.

Use too few keywords, and you might be missing out on an optimization opportunity. Use too many, you could be penalized by search engines for keyword stuffing. To help prevent a keyword overdose in your content, you need to know some basic information about the concept of keyword stuffing, including what it is, why it’s bad and what you can do to prevent it from ruining your user experience. To help lead you in the right direction here, take a look at this quick video for more information. Or you can chat with Volusion's own team of SEO experts, who can help get you ranking.


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