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Old 31st October 2017, 08:21 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by MilesWeb View Post
Hello everyone,

Can anyone tell me what is the use of canonical tag? and how it is implemented in Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)?
In simple words, canonical tag is an HTML element that assists webmasters to prevent duplicate issues.

If you have similar versions or pages of the same content, you normally pick one “page” and then point the search engines to it.

For example, if you have 2 URLs which have same content. Choose one of the two pages as the canonical version. Then add rel=canonical link from non canonical page to the canonical page.

Syntax : <link rel="canonical" href="">

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