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By default, matches the name of the page in the navigation\n- **Title in Browser**: The name of the page as it will appear in the browser `<title>` tag\n- **Description**: The site description  `<meta name=\"description\">`\n- **Keywords**: Relevant keywords for the site `<meta name=\"keywords\">`\n\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/cGtvn869SSqvNhNCu1ch_Screen%20Shot%202016-05-04%20at%2014.39.47.png\",\n        \"Screen Shot 2016-05-04 at 14.39.47.png\",\n        \"1118\",\n        \"714\",\n        \"#1179c8\",\n        \"\"\n      ],\n      \"caption\": \"Page settings\"\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n###Custom Tags\nEach page can have custom tags added using the **Page scripts** menu. These can also be used for Google webmaster tools verification.\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/AIA9qxrQ6e1WExOSSks0_Screen%20Shot%202016-05-04%20at%2015.04.12.png\",\n        \"Screen Shot 2016-05-04 at 15.04.12.png\",\n        \"740\",\n        \"534\",\n        \"#b84040\",\n        \"\"\n      ],\n      \"caption\": \"Page scripts used for custom meta tags\"\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n##Open Graph\nThe **Facebook Like** widget has Open Graph tags. Further Open Graph support is planned. \n\n##Redirects\nPage redirects are essential for retaining SEO ranking when URLs change. We support 301 (permanent) and 302 (temporary) redirects.\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/wWY2nLTSbu7A8O3kS2gl_Screen%20Shot%202016-05-04%20at%2015.36.54.png\",\n        \"Screen Shot 2016-05-04 at 15.36.54.png\",\n        \"1169\",\n        \"688\",\n        \"#264f73\",\n        \"\"\n      ],\n      \"caption\": \"Page redirects\"\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n##Analytics\nFor Google Analytics, the user can add a tracking ID on Site settings > Analytics > Tracking ID. Alternatively, a custom tracking script can be added. \n\n*We plan to add basic in-app analytics in a future release*\n\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/Vztn5k9TcywWV5kfUeAm_Screen%20Shot%202016-05-04%20at%2015.38.40.png\",\n        \"Screen Shot 2016-05-04 at 15.38.40.png\",\n        \"1077\",\n        \"493\",\n        \"#235681\",\n        \"\"\n      ],\n      \"caption\": \"Analytics ID\"\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n##Social integrations\nSEO can be influenced by many factors including social signals. 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SEO capabilities

BaseKit V8 is designed to help users create sites that perform well on search engines

##Sitemap BaseKit generates a new `sitemap.xml` file every time a site is published. ##Robots.txt The `robots.txt` file is updated every time a site is published. ##BaseKit V8 SEO basics BaseKit V8 provides site-level and page-level fields for `<meta>` tags including keywords and descriptions ###Site Settings > SEO Page Fields: - **Title**: The site title - **Language**: The primary language of the content - **Description**: The site description `<meta name="description">` - **Keywords**: Relevant keywords for the site `<meta name="keywords">` [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/lq1OvD8SSkOnCrg8DK9a_Screen%20Shot%202016-05-04%20at%2014.31.50.png", "Screen Shot 2016-05-04 at 14.31.50.png", "1209", "723", "#255176", "" ], "caption": "Site Settings SEO page" } ] } [/block] ###Page Settings Fields: - **Title in navigation**: The name of the page as it will appear in the site navigation - **Page URL**: The name of the page as it will appear in the URL. By default, matches the name of the page in the navigation - **Title in Browser**: The name of the page as it will appear in the browser `<title>` tag - **Description**: The site description `<meta name="description">` - **Keywords**: Relevant keywords for the site `<meta name="keywords">` [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/cGtvn869SSqvNhNCu1ch_Screen%20Shot%202016-05-04%20at%2014.39.47.png", "Screen Shot 2016-05-04 at 14.39.47.png", "1118", "714", "#1179c8", "" ], "caption": "Page settings" } ] } [/block] ###Custom Tags Each page can have custom tags added using the **Page scripts** menu. These can also be used for Google webmaster tools verification. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/AIA9qxrQ6e1WExOSSks0_Screen%20Shot%202016-05-04%20at%2015.04.12.png", "Screen Shot 2016-05-04 at 15.04.12.png", "740", "534", "#b84040", "" ], "caption": "Page scripts used for custom meta tags" } ] } [/block] ##Open Graph The **Facebook Like** widget has Open Graph tags. Further Open Graph support is planned. ##Redirects Page redirects are essential for retaining SEO ranking when URLs change. We support 301 (permanent) and 302 (temporary) redirects. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/wWY2nLTSbu7A8O3kS2gl_Screen%20Shot%202016-05-04%20at%2015.36.54.png", "Screen Shot 2016-05-04 at 15.36.54.png", "1169", "688", "#264f73", "" ], "caption": "Page redirects" } ] } [/block] ##Analytics For Google Analytics, the user can add a tracking ID on Site settings > Analytics > Tracking ID. Alternatively, a custom tracking script can be added. *We plan to add basic in-app analytics in a future release* [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/Vztn5k9TcywWV5kfUeAm_Screen%20Shot%202016-05-04%20at%2015.38.40.png", "Screen Shot 2016-05-04 at 15.38.40.png", "1077", "493", "#235681", "" ], "caption": "Analytics ID" } ] } [/block] ##Social integrations SEO can be influenced by many factors including social signals. Many BaseKit users have one or more social media accounts associated with their site. The BaseKit site profile includes fields for many common social media applications and BaseKit templates can display these links as icons when the field contains a valid URL. Facebook images can be imported directly from the image source dialogue box. [block:parameters] { "data": { "h-0": "Application", "0-0": "Facebook", "h-1": "Widget(s)", "h-2": "Profile / Template", "0-1": "Like", "0-2": "Yes", "1-0": "Twitter", "1-1": "Feed\nTweet", "1-2": "Yes", "2-0": "LinkedIn", "2-1": "Personal\nBusiness", "2-2": "Yes", "3-0": "Instagram", "3-1": "-", "3-2": "Yes", "4-0": "Pinterest", "4-1": "-", "4-2": "Yes", "5-0": "Google+", "5-1": "-", "5-2": "Yes", "6-0": "YouTube", "6-1": "Video", "6-2": "Yes" }, "cols": 3, "rows": 7 } [/block] ##Store products and categories Products elements are tagged with appropriate schema.org markup: [block:parameters] { "data": { "h-0": "Element", "h-1": "Markup", "1-0": "Price", "1-1": "`AggregateOffer`", "0-1": "`itemtype=\"http://schema.org/Product\"`", "0-0": "Product" }, "cols": 2, "rows": 2 } [/block]