search engine optimization all test answer

1. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?

a. it shows all the outbound links from the url
b. It shows how many pages of the site yahoo is pointing to
c*It shows all the pages that point to that url

d. It show url’s with broken links

2. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?

a.Coaling
b.Foisting
c.Slighting
d*Cloaking

3. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b*Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents

c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.because people could turn up claiming copyright infirigement

4. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?

a.Google will find the web pages about “certification” and also containing the word “networking”
b.Google will find ALL the web pages containing the word word “Certification” and “Networking”
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together.
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

5. Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the contents of the website is updated
b. the number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

d. None of the above

6. What is keyword density?

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on page – (minus) the total words in HTML on the page
b.The number of times the keyword is used x (multiply by) the total word count on page.
c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page.

7. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b.They are also called Link Farms
c.They are Paid Listings
d*They contain numerous inbound links

8. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a.Traffic jacking
b.Visitors Jacking
c.View Jacking
d* Page Jacking

9. What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?

a.1 week
b. 3 weeks
c. 1 month
d.* More than 3 months

10. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword, A & D
b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.Copying competitor keywords
d.Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check)

11. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?

a. it shows all the outbound links from the url
b. It shows how many pages of the site yahoo is pointing to
c. It shows all the pages that point to that url
d. It show url’s with broken links

12. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?

a.Coaling
b.Foisting
c.Slighting
d*Cloaking

13. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b*Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents
c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.because people could turn up claiming copyright infirigement

14. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?

a.Google will find the web pages about “certification” and also containing the word “networking”
b.Google will find ALL the web pages containing the word word “Certification” and “Networking”
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together.

d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

15. Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the contents of the website is updated
b. the number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

d. None of the above

16. What is keyword density?

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on page – (minus) the total words in HTML on the page
b.The number of times the keyword is used x (multiply by) the total word count on page.
c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page.

17. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b*They are also called Link Farms
c.They are Paid Listings
d*They contain numerous inbound links

18. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a.Traffic jacking
b.Visitors Jacking
c.View Jacking
d* Page Jacking

19. What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?

a.1 week
b. 3 weeks
c. 1 month
d.* More than 3 months

20. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword (ans) A & D
b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.Copying competitor keywords
d*Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check)

21. Google displays up to ———————— characters of a web pages title tag

a.56
b.60 * B & C
c.66
d.80

22. Which of the following fact about Alexa are correct?

a.*Alexa provides free data on relative website visitors traffic
b. Alexa and Quancast provide information on visitors household income
c.Alexa is baised towards US based traffic
d.Quantcast only track people who have installed the quantcast toolbar

23. What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word “actor” will aslo show search result for related word such as actress, acting or act?

a.Spreading
b.Dilating
c.RSD (real time synonyms detection)
d.Stemming
e.Branching

24.Do search engine such as google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates

a* Yes
b No

25. Which of the following conditions will google treat favorably from the “Relevancy” perspective.

a.The website offering product and services to the visitors country
b.*A website that provides Free content for related keywords
c.Hidden keywords on the homepage matching search term
d.Image alt tag on the homepage matching search term

26. Which of the following website design guideline has been recommended by google?

a*Having a clear hierachy and text links
b.Every page should be reachable from atleast one static text link
c.If the sitemap is larger than 100 or so links, you should break the sitemap into separate pages
d.Keep the links on a given page to a reasonable number (fewer than 100)
e. Use less than 30 images or graphics per page

27. What is the main reason for the effectiveness of Optimizing a web page towards a long tails keyword search? Recheck

a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries
b.*Search engine often pass on long tail searches to lesser or new website
c.Search engine do not pass on long tail search traffic to website that rank high for shorter keyword searches (check)
d*There are fewer webvsite that have targeted such keyword’s

28 Which of the following statement is correct with regard’s to the images within a web page?

a.Images can not be spidered by the search engine (check)
b*Important keywords related to the image should be plcaed in the ALT text

c.Images should always be kept close to the top of a web page
d. Image maps should be used while including the images

29. What does the 302 server Response Code signify?

a.It signifies conflict, too many people wanting the same file at the same time
b.The page has been permanently removed
c.The method you are using to access the file is not allowed
d*The page has temporarily moved

e.What you requested is just too big to process

30. State whether the following statement is true or false. A sitemap provide a list of natural links to user accessible pages on a website

a.True
b*False


31.  State whether true or false. 

The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial site?


a*True

b.False

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odesk U.S. English Basic Skills Test answers latest 2013

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Question1:
Change the following sentence from a quotation to indirect speech.
Rhonda says, “I get to work early every day.”
a.     Rhonda says she gets to work early every day.
b.     Rhonda said she gets to work early every day.
c.     Rhonda has said that she got to work early every day.
d.     Rhonda says she had gotten to work early every day.
___
Question2:
Choose the series of adjectives and adverbs that best completes the following sentence.
While __________ of our relatives live on the __________ hill in the county, __________ of our friends live in the __________ __________ areas of the valley.
a.     more, windy, many, most, protection
b.     most, windier, more, most, protective
c.     many, windiest, most, more, protected
d.     many, winding, more, most, protected
___
Question3:
Choose the series of prepositions that best completes the following sentence.
Although the issue was very serious, the committee disposed ______ it in a few minutes and moved _______ to other business.
a.     onto, off
b.     of, away
c.     on, out
d.     of, on
___
Question4:
Change the following sentence from a quotation to indirect speech.
“I will be moving soon,” said Alma.
a.     Alma said she would be moving soon.
b.     Alma said she will move soon.
c.     Alma says she’ll be moving soon.
d.     Alma says she would move soon.
___
Question5:
Read the original sentence below and then choose the rewritten sentence that illustrates proper sentence structure.
ORIGINAL SENTENCE:
It is easy to carry solid objects, but the same cannot be said of liquids.
REWRITTEN SENTENCES:
a.     Unlike liquids, solid objects are easy to carry.
b.     Unlike liquids, we can easily carry solid objects.
c.     Unlike liquids; solid objects can easily be carried.
d.     Unlike liquids, solid objects easy to be carried.
___
Question6:
Which of the following sentences does NOT illustrate correct verb and verb tense usage?
a.     Frank and Marjorie have opened a new chocolate shop on the corner.
b.     By the time I get there, all the best candy will have been eaten already.
c.     They was going to sell pastries as well, but then decided against it.
d.     Have you ever wondered how many jelly beans there are in the world?

_____
Question7:
Choose the series of verbs and phrases that best completes the following passage.
This dish _________ too spicy. Why __________ so much pepper?
a.     is, did the chef have to use
b.     was, the chef is using
c.     is, did the chef use
d.     was, the chef used
____
Question8:
Rearrange the following words to create the most logical and grammatically correct sentence.
your company name ? of What the is
a.     What is the company of your name?
b.     your company What is the name of?
c.     What is the name of your company?
d.     The name of your company What is?
____
Question9:
Choose the series of verbs that best completes the following sentence.
If Harry __________ to the party too early, don’t let him in; he __________ outside like everyone else.
a.     gets, will have to wait
b.     got, waits
c.     gets, is waiting
d.     has gotten, must be waiting
___
Question10:
Choose the series of adjectives and adverbs that best completes the following sentence.
The archaeologists were ________ to discover such a __________ and __________ _________ artifact at that mostly uncovered site.
a.     amazing, rarely, incredible, beautifully
b.     amazed, rare, incredibly, beautiful
c.     beautiful, rarity, amazingly, incredible
d.     amazingly, beautiful, rarely, incredible
___
Question11:
Choose the series of adjectives and adverbs that best completes the following sentence.
The archaeologists were ________ to discover such a __________ and __________ _________ artifact at that mostly uncovered site.
a.     amazing, rarely, incredible, beautifully
b.     amazed, rare, incredibly, beautiful
c.     beautiful, rarity, amazingly, incredible
d.     amazingly, beautiful, rarely, incredible
___
Question12:
Choose the phrase that best completes the sentence below without creating a run-on sentence.
Mr. Peach has sent his four children to Ivy League colleges __________ he has sacrificed his health working day and night in that dusty factory.
a.     however
b.     ; however,
c.     , however
d.     however,
____
Question13:
Change the following sentence from a quotation to indirect speech.
Jerry said, “I saw my cousin at the fair.”
a.     Jerry had said he’d seen his cousin at the fair.
b.     Jerry said he had seen his cousin at the fair.
c.     Jerry said he’d saw his cousin at the fair.
d.     Jerry says he saw his cousin at the fair.
_____
Question14:
Which of the following sentences illustrates correct usage of articles and conjunctions?
a.     The cake that I ate was better that the one you had.
b.     An house is not the home, or so they saying goes.
c.     For my birthday, I would like a book, an hourglass, and the keys to a new boat.
d.     Has a package I’ve been waiting for been delivered yet, nor must I wait longer?
___
Question15:
Rearrange the following words to create the most logical and grammatically correct sentence.
work . is always to brother willing not My
a.     My brother is not willing to work always.
b.     My brother is not always willing to work.
c.     is not willing to work always My brother.
d.     My work is not willing to always brother.
____
Question16:
Choose the series of articles and conjunctions that best completes the following sentence.
I think Fran could be ______ great public speaker, _______ she is still too shy to try it.
a.     the, although
b.     a, but
c.     an, however
d.     a, and
____
Question17:
Rearrange the following words to create the most logical and grammatically correct sentence.
days . for last has good weather few The been the not
a.     weather for The last few good has not been the days.
b.     The good days has not been for the last few weather.
c.     The few days has not been good for the last weather.
d.     The weather has not been good for the last few days.
____
Question18:
Choose the series of articles and conjunctions that best completes the following sentence.
_______ she was feeling ill, Teresa wanted to eat only _____ apple _____ some soup.
a.     Yet, the, or
b.     After, an, and
c.     Because, an, or
d.     If, a, and
____
Question19:
Choose the series of pronouns that best completes the following sentence.
That house used to be ______ , but ______ have given it to ______.
a.     my, I, her
b.     mine, me, her
c.     mine, I, her
d.     myself, she, her
__________
Question20:
Choose the series of articles and conjunctions that best completes the following sentence.
Neither we ________ Sal, our neighbor, could understand ________ it had been our dog Rover or Sal’s cat’s kittens _________ had destroyed all the flower beds in the middle of _______ night.
a.     nor, whether, that, the
b.     or, if, who, the
c.     and, whether, than, a
d.     nor, if, that, a
____
Question21:
Choose the series of pronouns that best completes the following sentence.
After realizing that our hosts hadn’t actually invited ______ to ______ party, ______  excused ______  from the table and slipped out the back door.
a.     us, their, we, ourselves
b.     ourselves, theirs, we, us
c.     them, our, they, themselves
d.     us, our, we, himself
___
Question22:
Change the following sentence from a quotation to indirect speech.
“I’m not feeling well,” Agatha said.
a.     Agatha has said that she doesn’t feel well.
b.     According to Agatha, she isn’t feeling well.
c.     Agatha said she wasn’t feeling well.
d.     Agatha says she isn’t feeling well.
___
Question23:
Complete the following sentence by choosing the phrase with the best word order from the options given.
Those who are not wise ____________  .
a.     do not need be necessarily stupid
b.     need not necessarily be stupid
c.     need not to be necessarily stupid
d.     does not need to be necessarily stupid
____
Question24:
Choose the series of pronouns that best completes the following sentence.
Don’t ________ think Larry should call ________ wife if ________ is going to be late for dinner?
a.     you, his, he
b.     we, your, his
c.     he, his, he
d.     you, his, himself
___
Question25:
Which of the following sentences illustrates the proper use of parallel construction?
a.     Arthur failed when he tried to open the lock with a key, but succeeded when he tried to open it with a hammer.
b.     We painted the conference room yellow, hung a poster on the wall, and are rearranging the chairs.
c.     No one in the room knew that the doors had been locked and that policemen will be running up the stairs.
d.     Andrea is incapable of walking and to talk at the same time.
____
Question26:
Which of the following sentences is punctuated correctly?
a.     ‘Come here, she said, and let me get a good look at you.’
b.     Come here she said, and let me get a good look at you.
c.     “Come here,” she said. “and let me get a good look at you.”
d.     “Come here,” she said, “and let me get a good look at you.”
____
Question27:
Choose the option that correctly changes the original sentence from active voice to passive voice.
ORIGINAL SENTENCE:
That tall man is carrying a lot of lumber.
REWRITTEN SENTENCES:
a.     The tall man carries a lot of lumber.
b.     Is being carried by that tall man, the lumber.
c.     The lumber is carried by the tall man.
d.     A lot of lumber is being carried by that tall man.
____
Question28:
Choose the series of prepositions that best completes the following sentence.
Jack, leaning casually ________ the tree, watched as Sally walked slowly ________ him.
a.     against, towards
b.     toward, against
c.     upon, past
d.     off, beside
e.     against, toward
____
Question29:
Change the following sentence from a quotation to indirect speech.
“Sharon must go to the bank today,” said Albert.
a.     Albert says Sharon will have to go to the bank today.
b.     Albert said Sharon has to go to the bank today.
c.     Albert says Sharon must go to the bank today.
d.     Albert said Sharon had to go to the bank today.
_____
Question30:
Which of the following sentences does NOT illustrate correct pronoun usage?
a.     The wet dog shook itself off, wagged its tail, and proceeded on its way.
b.     Don’t take the silver goblet out of its protective case or you’ll ruin it.
c.     You should wear that jacket to their wedding because it’s the nicest one you have.
d.     It’s not too late to answer their ad for a waitress, is it?
e.     All are correct
____
Question31:
Choose the series of prepositions that best completes the following passage.
Although Marvin said he had hidden the keys _______ the flower pot, we were unable to find them  _______ the dark. In the end, we waited for him at the coffee shop ___________ the corner.
a.     under, in, around
b.     in, with, at
c.     around, at, on
d.     beside, from, around
_____
Question32:
Choose the series of verbs that best completes the following passage.
I find it very hard to remember _________ letters that are entrusted to me. In fact, I remember _________ to do so dozens of times!
a.     to mail, forgetting
b.     mailing, to forget
c.     to mail, to forget
d.     mailing, forgetting
____
Question33:
Which of the following sentences illustrates proper sentence structure?
a.     Walking down the street, my eyes were drawn to a diamond in a store window.
b.     A small red car pulled up behind the woman with tinted windows.
c.     The man in the black cape mounted his powerful stallion and it galloped away.
d.     The cats chased the birds around the yard with the yellow beaks.
____
Question34:
Which of the following sentences illustrates the proper use of parallel construction?
a.     Terry hoped to find a new job that would let him earn extra cash in the summer and to work fewer hours.
b.     Although Tommy was failing his biology class at college, he was passing his chemistry class.
c.     Trina loved to sail, skate, swim, and surfing.
d.     Tatiana declared that the people in her office are smarter than the people who work in Tad’s office.
____
Question35:
Choose the series of prepositions that best completes the following sentence.
The deer ran quickly _______  the trees, its hooves pounding _______  the forest floor.
a.     amid, from
b.     over, at
c.     through, on
d.     throughout, on
____
Question36:
Choose the series of pronouns that best completes the following sentence.
_______  is the name of the opera, and _______ role did you say Maria would play?
a.     This, which
b.     Who, that
c.     What, which
d.     Which, what
____
Question37:
Complete the following sentence by choosing the phrase with the best word order from the options given.
The excited children, who had run toward the loud _____________ .
a.     music and then told the others about the ice cream truck outside
b.     music, are telling to the others about the ice cream truck outside
c.     ice cream truck to tell the others about the music outside
d.     music, told the others about the ice cream truck outside
____
Question38:
Choose the series of adjectives and adverbs that best completes the following sentence.
Knowing that February was the _________ month of the year, Cheryl planned her vacation ___________.
a.     short, in accordance
b.     shortest, accordingly
c.     shorter, according
d.     shortness, accordion
_____
Question39:
Which of the following sentences is NOT punctuated correctly?
a.     We expect only three things from our dog: loyalty, affection, and tail wagging.
b.     I need you to pick up several boxes of paperclips, pens, and pencils; three pounds each of potatoes, carrots, and peas; and my dry cleaning.
c.     Marcy, my parrot, squawked for an hour, before finally calming down.
d.     All of the above are punctuated correctly.

 

1. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?

a.Coaling

b.Foisting
c.Slighting
d*Cloaking

3. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b*Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents
c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.because people could turn up claiming copyright infirigement

4. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?

a.Google will find the web pages about “certification” and also containing the word “networking”
b.Google will find ALL the web pages containing the word word “Certification” and “Networking”
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together.
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

5. Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the contents of the website is updated
b. the number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
d. None of the above

6. What is keyword density?

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on page – (minus) the total words in HTML on the page
b.The number of times the keyword is used x (multiply by) the total word count on page.
c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page.

7. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b.They are also called Link Farms
c.They are Paid Listings
d*They contain numerous inbound links

8. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a.Traffic jacking
b.Visitors Jacking
c.View Jacking
d* Page Jacking

9. What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?

a.1 week
b. 3 weeks
c. 1 month
d.* More than 3 months

10. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword, A & D
b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.Copying competitor keywords
d.Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check)

11. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?

a. it shows all the outbound links from the url
b. It shows how many pages of the site yahoo is pointing to
c.* It shows all the pages that point to that url
d. It show url’s with broken links

12. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?

a.Coaling
b.Foisting
c.Slighting
d*Cloaking

13. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b*Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents
c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.because people could turn up claiming copyright infirigement

14. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?

a.Google will find the web pages about “certification” and also containing the word “networking”
b.Google will find ALL the web pages containing the word word “Certification” and “Networking”
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together.
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

15. Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the contents of the website is updated
b. the number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
d. None of the above
16. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?

a. it shows all the outbound links from the url
b. It shows how many pages of the site yahoo is pointing to
c*It shows all the pages that point to that url
d. It show url’s with broken links

17. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b*They are also called Link Farms
c.They are Paid Listings
d.They contain numerous inbound links

18. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a.Traffic jacking
b.Visitors Jacking
c.View Jacking
d* Page Jacking

19. What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?

a.1 week
b. 3 weeks
c. 1 month
d.* More than 3 months

20. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword (ans) A & D
b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.Copying competitor keywords
d*Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check)

21. Google displays up to ———————— characters of a web pages title tag

a.56
b.60 * B & C
c.66
d.80

22. Which of the following fact about Alexa are correct ?

a.*Alexa provides free data on relative website visitors traffic
b. Alexa and Quancast provide information on visitors household income
c.Alexa is baised towards US based traffic
d.Quantcast only track people who have installed the quantcast toolbar

23. What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word “actor” will aslo show search result for related word such as actress, acting or act?

a.Spreading
b.Dilating
c.RSD (real time synonyms detection)
d.*Stemming
e.Branching

24.Do search engine such as google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates

a* Yes
b No

25. Which of the following conditions will google treat favorably from the “Relevancy” perspective.

a.The website offering product and services to the visitors country
b.*A website that provides Free content for related keywords
c.Hidden keywords on the homepage matching search term
d.Image alt tag on the homepage matching search term

26. Which of the following website design guideline has been recommended by google?

a*Having a clear hierachy and text links
b.Every page should be reachable from atleast one static text link
c.If the sitemap is larger than 100 or so links, you should break the sitemap into separate pages
d.Keep the links on a given page to a reasonable number (fewer than 100)
e. Use less than 30 images or graphics per page

27. What is the main reason for the effectiveness of Optimizing a web page towards a long tails keyword search? Recheck

a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries
b.Search engine often pass on long tail searches to lesser or new website
c.Search engine do not pass on long tail search traffic to website that rank high for shorter keyword searches (check)
d*There are fewer webvsite that have targeted such keyword’s

28 Which of the following statement is correct with regard’s to the images within a web page?

a.Images can not be spidered by the search engine (check)
b*Important keywords related to the image should be plcaed in the ALT text
c.Images should always be kept close to the top of a web page
d. Image maps should be used while including the images

29. What does the 302 server Response Code signify?

a.It signifies conflict, too many people wanting the same file at the same time
b.The page has been permanently removed
c.The method you are using to access the file is not allowed
d*The page has temporarily moved
e.What you requested is just too big to process

30. State whether the following statement is true or false. A sitemap provide a list of natural links to user accessible pages on a website

a.True
b*False

31.  State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial site?

a*True
b.False

 

Question:  Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?

Ans:- c. Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?

Ans:- b. Yahoo Directory

Question:  What is Keyword Density?

Ans:- d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

Question:  Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:

Ans:- a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

Question:  Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?

Ans:- b.No

Question:  What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?

Ans:- c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

Question:   What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

Ans:- d.Page jacking

 Question:   Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?

Ans:- a.Yes

Question:  What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?

  Ans:- b.Flux

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?

Ans:- b.False

Question:Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?

Ans:- e.All of the above

Question: Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.

Ans:- c.66

Question:  What does the 302 server response code signify?

  Ans:- d.The page has temporarily moved

Question:   Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?

Ans:- d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Question:  State whether true or false.

The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.

Ans:- a.True

Question:  Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

Ans: A,B,C

Question:  What is Anchor Text?

Ans:- c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?

Ans:- b.No

Question:  Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?

Ans:- b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

 Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?

Ans:-b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

 Question:  Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?

Ans:- a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

 Question:   Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?

Ans:-  c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

 Question:   Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?

Ans:- a.Hiding text on the webpage

 Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?

Ans:- b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

 Question:  Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?

Ans:- d.None of the above

 Question:  All major search engines are case sensitive.

Ans:- b.False

Question:  While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?

Ans:- b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

Question:  Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?

Ans: A,B,C,D

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?

Ans:- a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

 Question: 10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.

Ans:- b. 30 percent

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?

Ans:- b.They are also called link farms

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?

Ans:- d.Stemming

Question:  If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?

Ans:- a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

Question:  Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?

d.Stop words

 Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?

Ans: B,C

Question:  Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?

a.It is a form of XML

 Question: _________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.

d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

 Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?

c.They are voluntary in nature

 Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?

d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

 Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

Question:  Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?

Ans: A,D

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.

d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Question:  Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:

Ans: A, B, D

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:

d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

 Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?

d.Google Trends

 Question:  How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?

c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

 Question:  State whether the following statement is true or false.

A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.

 a.True

 Question:   Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.

b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

 Question:  The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:

<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>

b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

 Question: _________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.

d.Meta Search Engines

 Question:  Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.

b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

 Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?

d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

 Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?

d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

 Question:  Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

 Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?

a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

 Question:  What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?

c.Grey hat techniques

 

 

Question1:
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.     The number of websites that link to it
b.     The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.     The number of pages in the website
d.     The quality of websites that link to it
the answer is:    c.     The number of pages in the website
Question2:
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
a.     It refers to the fact that the importance of choosing high traffic keywords leads to the best return on investment
b.     It refers to the importance attached to getting the right keyword density
c.     It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines
d.     It refers to the fact that the keywords in bold font are given priority by the search engines
the answer is:    b.     It refers to the importance attached to getting the right keyword density
Question3:
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
a.     Barrier words
b.     Non-indexable words
c.     Slow words
d.     Stop words
the answer is:    d.     Stop words
Question4:
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
a.     Yes
b.     No
the answer is:    a.     Yes
Question5:
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
a.     It shows all the outbound links from the URL
b.     It shows how many pages of the site Yahoo is pointing to
c.     It shows all the pages that point to that URL
d.     It shows URLs with broken links
the answer is:    c.     It shows all the pages that point to that URL
Question6:
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
a.     Waves
b.     Flux
c.     Shuffling
d.     Swaying
the answer is:    b.     Flux
Question7:
Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
a.     56
b.     60
c.     66
d.     80
the answer is:    c.     66
Question8:
While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
a.     By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then went on to visit additional pages
b.     By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page
c.     By letting you know the percentage of users who decided to go back to the source from where they found your website
d.     By letting you know the percentage of users who left your website within 10 seconds of viewing the first page
the answer is:    d.     By letting you know the percentage of users who left your website within 10 seconds of viewing the first page
Question9:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
a.     It should be about 50 characters in length
b.     The description should not contain the keywords
c.     If the meta description is not included, the search engines will use the meta keywords for information
d.     Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages
the answer is:    c.     If the meta description is not included, the search engines will use the meta keywords for information
Question10:
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
a.     abandon and close your website permanently.
b.     modify the page contents, make them useful and relevant to the human users, and request Google to reconsider your site.
c.     start a PPC campaign to get your site included in the sponsored results.
d.     it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.
the answer is:    b.     modify the page contents, make them useful and relevant to the human users, and request Google to reconsider your site.
Question11:
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
a.     Creating a subdomain with the hottest keyword and creating duplicate copies of existing pages on it
b.     Filling your pages with keywords, whether relevant to the page content or not
c.     Creating a page which serves a different content to the search engine bots and different to human users
d.     None of the above
the answer is:    b.     Filling your pages with keywords, whether relevant to the page content or not
Question12:
Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
a.     Yes
b.     No
the answer is:    b.     No
Question13:
State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.     True
b.     False
the answer is:    a.     True
Question14:
All major search engines are case sensitive.
a.     True
b.     False
the answer is:    a.     True
Question15:
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
a.     Crawler-based Search Engines
b.     Human-Powered Directories
c.     Hybrid Search Engines
d.     Meta Search Engines
the answer is:    c.     Hybrid Search Engines
Question16:
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
a.     The website offering products and services to the visitors country
b.     A website that provides free content for the related keywords
c.     Hidden keywords on the home page matching the search term
d.     Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term
the answer is:    b.     A website that provides free content for the related keywords
Question17:
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
a.     Windows Live
b.     Yahoo Directory
c.     Google
d.     Wikipedia
e.     DMOZ
the answer is:    b.     A website that provides free content for the related keywords
Question18:
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
a.     True
b.     False
the answer is:    b.     False
Question19:
What is Keyword Density?
a.     The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page
b.     The number of times the keyword is used X (MULTIPLIED BY) the total word count on page
c.     The number of times the keyword is used in the page description
d.     The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e.     The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on the page
the answer is:    d.     The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
Question20:
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a.     20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine
b.     Only 20% of the pages of the website will be indexed by the search engine
c.     20% of the websites pages will never be indexed
d.     The website ranks in the first 20% of all websites indexed by the search engine for its most important search terms
the answer is:    d.     The website ranks in the first 20% of all websites indexed by the search engine for its most important search terms
Question21:
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
a.     Trafficjacking
b.     Visitorjacking
c.     Viewjacking
d.     Pagejacking

the answer is:    b.     Visitorjacking
Question22:
Google gives priority to themed inbound links.
a.     True
b.     False
the answer is:    a.     True
Question23:
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
a.     It helps to retrieve web pages from the world wide web
b.     It helps to gather information from other search engines
c.     It helps to sort the documents that Google has retrieved
d.     It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term
the answer is:    c.     It helps to sort the documents that Google has retrieved
Question24:
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
a.     Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b.     Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content
c.     Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.     Because people could turn up claiming copy right infringement
the answer is:    b.     Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content
Question25:
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
a.     Spreading
b.     Dilating
c.     RSD (real time synonym detection)
d.     Stemming
e.     Branching
the answer is:    b.     Dilating
Question26:
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
a.     They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b.     They are also called link farms
c.     They are paid listings
d.     They contain numerous inbound links
the answer is:    d.     They contain numerous inbound links
Question27:
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
a.     Increasing the keyword density on the web pages
b.     Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines
c.     Hiding the keywords within the webpage
d.     Creating multiple pages and hiding them from the website visitors
the answer is:    c.     Hiding the keywords within the webpage
Question28:
What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
a.     1 week
b.     3 weeks
c.     1 month
d.     More than 3 months
the answer is:    d.     More than 3 months
Question29:
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
a.     Yahoo Search Term Suggestion Tool
b.     Alexa
c.     Google Traffic Estimator
d.     Google Trends
e.     WordTracker
the answer is:    c.     Google Traffic Estimator
Question30:
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.     The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.     The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.     The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
d.     None of the above
the answer is:    c.     The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
Question31:
What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
a.     It will allow Google to crawl any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also allow the altavista scooter bot to access every page
b.     It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page
c.     It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will allow the altavista scooter bot to access every page
d.     None of the above
the answer is:    b.     It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page
Question32:
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a.     If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version
b.     Linking to a page inconsistently does not affect the way Google views the page/s. Examples of inconsistent linking could be http://www.expertrating.com/page/ and http://www.expertrating.com/page and http://www.expertrating.com/page/index.htm
c.     Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate
d.     Placeholders for pages which do not have content are never viewed as duplicate content by Google
the answer is:    b.     Linking to a page inconsistently does not affect the way Google views the page/s. Examples of inconsistent linking could be http://www.expertrating.com/page/ and http://www.expertrating.com/page and http://www.expertrating.com/page/index.htm
Question33:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
a.     They are two way links (reciprocal links)
b.     They are from authority websites
c.     They are voluntary in nature
d.     They are from .edu or .gov extension websites
the answer is:    c.     They are voluntary in nature
Question34:
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
a.     It is advantageous if your web server supports the If-Modified-Since HTTP header
b.     If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few
c.     Avoid using robots.txt to prevent crawling of search results pages or other auto-generated pages, even if they don’t add much value for users coming from search engines
d.     Submitting new pages of your website at http://www.google.com/addurl.html as soon as they are online, helps to speed up indexing
the answer is:    d.     Submitting new pages of your website at http://www.google.com/addurl.html as soon as they are online, helps to speed up indexing
Question35:
Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine result pages?
a.     Clustering
b.     Normalizing
c.     Sifting
d.     Combing
the answer is:    d.     Combing
Question36:
Implementing a 301 Permanent Redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO perspective.
a.     True
b.     False
the answer is:
Question37:
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.     Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic
b.     Alexa and Quantcast provide information on visitor household incomes
c.     Alexa is biased towards US based traffic
d.     Quantcast only tracks people who have installed the Quantcast toolbar
the answer is:    a.     Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic
Question38:
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.     Yes
b.     No
the answer is:    a.     Yes
Question39:
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
a.     Red hat techniques
b.     Silver hat techniques
c.     Grey hat techniques
d.     Shady hat techniques
the answer is:    c.     Grey hat techniques
Question40:
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a.     Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
b.     Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.     Copying competitor keywords
d.     Optimizing five or more keywords per page
the answer is:    d.     Optimizing five or more keywords per page

 

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo? 

 b. Yahoo Directory 

 

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?                                                             

c. Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

 

Question: What is Keyword Density?

d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

 

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:

a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

 

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?

b.No

 

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?

c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

 

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

Ans: A,B,C

 

Question:  What is Anchor Text?

c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

 

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?

b.No

 

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

d.Pagejacking

 

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?

a.Yes

 

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?

 b.Flux

 

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?

b.False

 

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?

e.All of the above

 

Question: Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.

c.66

 

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?

 d.The page has temporarily moved

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?

d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

 

Question: State whether true or false.

The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.

a.True

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?

b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

 

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?

b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

 

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?

a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

 

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?

 c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

 

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?

a.Hiding text on the webpage

 

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?

b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

 

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?

d.None of the above

 

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.

b.False

 

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?

b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

 

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?

Ans: A,B,C,D

 

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?

d.Stop words

 

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?

Ans: B,C

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?

a.It is a form of XML

 

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.

d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

 

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?

Ans: A,D

 

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.

d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

 

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:

Ans: A, B, D

 

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:

d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

 

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?

d.Google Trends

 

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?

c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

 

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.

A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.

 a.True

 

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?

d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

 

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?

d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

 

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

 

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?

a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

 

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?

c.Grey hat techniques

 

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.

b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

 

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:

<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>

b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

 

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.

d.Meta Search Engines

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?

c.They are voluntary in nature

 

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?

d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

 

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

 

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?

b.They are also called link farms

 

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?

d.Stemming

 

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?

a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

 

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?

a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

 

Question:10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.

 b. 30 percent

oDesk Search Engine Optimization Test Questions and Answers

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?

a. Windows Live
b. Yahoo Directory
c. Google
d. Wikipedia
e. DMOZ
Ans:B

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?                                                             

 

 

a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Googlerecommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

b. Linking to a page inconsistently does not affect the way Googleviews the page/s. Examples of inconsistent linking could be http://www.expertrating.com/page/ and http://www.expertrating.com/page and http://www.expertrating.com/page/index.htm

c. Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

d. Placeholders for pages which do not have content are never viewed as duplicate content by Google

Ana:c

 

Question: What is Keyword Density?

 

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page

b.The number of times the keyword is used X (MULTIPLIED BY) the total word count on page

c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description

d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

e.The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on the page

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:

 

a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

b.It is possible to create and submit specialized Sitemaps to Google for Video and Mobile content

c.The Sitemap acceptable to Google follows an XML format

Ans: A

 

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?

 

a.Yes

b.No

Ans: B

 

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?

 

a.It refers to the fact that the importance of choosing high traffic keywords leads to the best return on investment

b.It refers to the importance attached to getting the right keyword density

c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

d.It refers to the fact that the keywords in bold font are given priority by the search engines

Ans: C

 

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

 

a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated

b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website

c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

d.None of the above

Ans: A,B,C

 

Question:  What is Anchor Text?

 

a.It is the main body of text on a particular web page

b.It is the text within the left or top panel of a web page

c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

d.It is the most prominent text on the page that the search engines use to assign a title to the page

Ans: C

 

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?

 

a.Yes

b.No

Ans:B

 

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

 

a.Trafficjacking

b.Visitorjacking

c.Viewjacking

d.Pagejacking

Ans: D

 

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?

 

a.Yes

b.No

Ans: A

 

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?

 

a.Waves

b.Flux

c.Shuffling

d.Swaying

Ans: B
 

 

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?

 

a.True

b.False

Ans: B

 

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?

a.http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.asp?examnum=243&examtype=244

b.http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.asp?examnum=243

c.http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.asp

d.http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.html

e.All of the above

Ans: E

 

Question: Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.

 

a.56

b.60

c.66

d.80

 

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?

 

a.It signifies conflict, too many people wanted the same file at the same time

b.The page has been permanently removed

c.The method you are using to access the file is not allowed

d.The page has temporarily moved

e.What you requested is just too big to process

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?

 

a.It should be about 50 characters in length

b.The description should not contain the keywords

c.If the meta description is not included, the search engines will use the meta keywords for information

d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Ans: D

 

Question: State whether true or false.

The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.

 

a.True

b.False

Ans: A

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?

 

a.Images cannot be spidered by the search engines

b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

c.Images should always be kept close to the top of a webpage

d.Image maps should be used while including the images

Ans: B

 

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?

 

a.Increasing the keyword density on the web pages

b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

c.Hiding the keywords within the webpage

d.Creating multiple pages and hiding them from the website visitors

Ans: B

 

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?

 

a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

b.Alexa and Quantcast provide information on visitor household incomes

c.Alexa is biased towards US based traffic

d.Quantcast only tracks people who have installed the Quantcast toolbar

ANS: A

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Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?

 

a.The text of the paid links should state the words “paid text link” for Google to identify it as a paid link

b.Only Paid text links to non profit websites should be accepted

c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

d.Paid links should be disclosed through the “index=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

Ans: C

 

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?

 

a.Hiding text on the webpage

b.Stuffing keywords on the webpage

c.Linking to sites banned by Google

d.None of the above

Ans:  A

 

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?

 

a. It is advantageous if your web server supports the If-Modified-Since HTTP heade

b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

c. Avoid using robots.txt to prevent crawling of search results pages or other auto-generated pages, even if they don’t add much value for users coming from search engines

d. Submitting new pages of your website at http://www.google.com/addurl.html as soon as they are online, helps to speed up indexing

Ans: B

 

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?

 

a.Creating a subdomain with the hottest keyword and creating duplicate copies of existing pages on it

b.Filling your pages with keywords, whether relevant to the page content or not

c.Creating a page which serves a different content to the search engine bots and different to human users

d.None of the above

Ans: D

 

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.

 

a.True

b.False

Ans: B

 

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?

 

a.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then went on to visit additional pages          

b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

c.By letting you know the percentage of users who decided to go back to the source from where they found your website

d.By letting you know the percentage of users who left your website within 10 seconds of viewing the first page

Ans: B

 

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?

 

a.The number of websites that link to it

b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google

c.The number of pages in the website

d.The quality of websites that link to it

Ans: A,B,C,D

 

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?

 

a.Barrier words

b.Non-indexable words

c.Slow words

d.Stop words

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?

 

a.Using automated website submission software

b.Loading pages with irrelevant links

c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

d.Registering misspellings of well-known websites

Ans: B,C

 

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?

 

a.It is a form of XML

b.tstands for Realtime streamlined syndication

c.It is a good way of displaying static information

d.It is a Microsoft technology

Ans: A

 

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.

 

a.The sitemap

b.The contact page

c.The home page

d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?

 

a.Targeting synonyms of the main keyword

b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only

c.Copying competitor keywords

d.ofive or more keywords per page

ANS: A, D

 

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.

 

a.abandon and close your website permanently.

b.modify the page contents, make them useful and relevant to the human users, and request Google to reconsider your site.

c.start a PPC campaign to get your site included in the sponsored results.

d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Ans:  D

 

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:

 

a.Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword

b.Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines

c.search engine robots follow the first link they find to any particular page and they do not follow additional links to the same page

d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

Ans: A, B, D

 

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:

 

a.Attract visitors from the search engines straight onto the Hallway Page

b.Organize the Doorway Pages

c.Help people navigate to different Doorway Pages

d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?

 

a.Yahoo Search Term Suggestion Tool

b.Alexa

c.Google Traffic Estimator

d.Google Trends

e.WordTracker

Ans: D

 

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?

 

a.Site maps help the search engine editorial staff to quickly go through a website, hence ensuring quicker placement

b.Ggives credit to the websites having site maps. The GoogleBot looks for the keyword or title “Site Map” on the home page of a website.

c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

d.None of the above

Ans: C

 

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.

 

A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.

a.True

b.False

Ans: A

 

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?

 

a.It helps to retrieve web pages from the world wide web

b.It helps to gather information from other search engines

c.It helps to sort the documents that Google has retrieved

d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Ans:  D

 

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?

 

a.The website offering products and services to the visitors country

b.A website that provides free content for the related keywords

c.Hidden keywords on the home page matching the search term

d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Ans: D

 

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

 

a.It shows all the outbound links from the URL

b.It shows how many pages of the site Yahoo is pointing to

c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

d.It shows URLs with broken links

ANS:  C

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?

 

a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

b.The subject matter of the site providing the inbound link to a page of a web site

c.The text used to describe the inbound link to a page of a web site

d.The number of outbound links on the page that contains the inbound link to a page of a web site

ANS:  A

 

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?

 

a.Red hat techniques

b.Silver hat techniques

c.Grey hat techniques

d.Shady hat techniques

ANS: C

 

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.

 

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic

b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting

d.Because people could turn up claiming copy right infringement

 

ANS: B

 

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:

<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>

 

a.Not to index the homepage and not to follow the links in the page

b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

c.To index the page and not to follow the links in the page

d.Not to index the page but to follow the links in the page

ANS:  B

 

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.

 

a.Crawler-based Search Engines

b.Human-Powered Directories

c.Hybrid Search Engines

d.Meta Search Engines

ANS:  D

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?

 

a.They are two way links (reciprocal links)

b.They are from authority websites

c.They are voluntary in nature

d.They are from .edu or .gov extension websites

ANS: C

 

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?

 

a.Google will find the web pages about Certification and also containing the word “Networking”

b.Google will find all the web pages containing the words “Certification” and “Networking”

c.Google will find all the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together

d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

ANS: D

 

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

 

a.It will open up the Google help pages applicable to http://www.expertrating.com

b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

c.It will only find page titles about help within http://www.expertrating.com

d.It will direct you to the request page for re-indexing of http://www.expertrating.com

ANS: B

 

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?

 

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO

b.They are also called link farms

c.They are paid listings

d.They contain numerous inbound links

ANS: B

 

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?

 

a.Spreading

b.Dilating

c.RSD (real time synonym detection)

d.Stemming

e.Branching

ANS: D

 

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?

 

a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

b.Only 20% of the pages of the website will be indexed by the search engine

c.20% of the websites pages will never be indexed

d.The website ranks in the first 20% of all websites indexed by the search engine for its most important search terms

ANS: A

 

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?

 

a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

b.Search engines often pass on long tail searches to lesser known and new websites

c.Search engines do not pass on long tail search traffic to websites that rank high for shorter keyword searches

d.There are fewer websites that have targeted such keywords
ANS:A

Odesk Seo Test Questions And Answers

1. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?

a. it shows all the outbound links from the url
b. It shows how many pages of the site yahoo is pointing to
c*It shows all the pages that point to that url
d. It show url’s with broken links

2. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?

a.Coaling
b.Foisting
c.Slighting
d*Cloaking

3. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b*Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents
c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.because people could turn up claiming copyright infirigement

4. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?

a.Google will find the web pages about “certification” and also containing the word “networking”
b.Google will find ALL the web pages containing the word word “Certification” and “Networking”
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together. 
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

5. Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the contents of the website is updated
b. the number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
d. None of the above

6. What is keyword density?

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on page – (minus) the total words in HTML on the page
b.The number of times the keyword is used x (multiply by) the total word count on page.
c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page. 

7. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b.They are also called Link Farms 
c.They are Paid Listings
d*They contain numerous inbound links

8. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a.Traffic jacking
b.Visitors Jacking
c.View Jacking
d* Page Jacking 

9. What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?

a.1 week
b. 3 weeks
c. 1 month
d.* More than 3 months 

10. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword, A & D 
b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.Copying competitor keywords
d.Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check)

11. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?

a. it shows all the outbound links from the url
b. It shows how many pages of the site yahoo is pointing to
c. It shows all the pages that point to that url 
d. It show url’s with broken links

12. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?

a.Coaling
b.Foisting
c.Slighting
d*Cloaking 

13. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b*Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents 
c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.because people could turn up claiming copyright infirigement

14. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?

a.Google will find the web pages about “certification” and also containing the word “networking”
b.Google will find ALL the web pages containing the word word “Certification” and “Networking”
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together.
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

15. Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the contents of the website is updated
b. the number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
d. None of the above

16. What is keyword density?

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on page – (minus) the total words in HTML on the page
b.The number of times the keyword is used x (multiply by) the total word count on page.
c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page.

17. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b*They are also called Link Farms 
c.They are Paid Listings
d*They contain numerous inbound links

18. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a.Traffic jacking
b.Visitors Jacking
c.View Jacking
d* Page Jacking

19. What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?

a.1 week
b. 3 weeks
c. 1 month
d.* More than 3 months

20. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword (ans) A & D
b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.Copying competitor keywords
d*Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check) 

21. Google displays up to ———————— characters of a web pages title tag

a.56
b.60 * B & C 
c.66
d.80

22. Which of the following fact about Alexa are correct ?

a.*Alexa provides free data on relative website visitors traffic 
b. Alexa and Quancast provide information on visitors household income
c.Alexa is baised towards US based traffic
d.Quantcast only track people who have installed the quantcast toolbar

23. What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word “actor” will aslo show search result for related word such as actress, acting or act?

a.Spreading
b.Dilating
c.RSD (real time synonyms detection)
d.Stemming 
e.Branching

24.Do search engine such as google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates

a* Yes 
b No

25. Which of the following conditions will google treat favorably from the “Relevancy” perspective.

a.The website offering product and services to the visitors country
b.*A website that provides Free content for related keywords 
c.Hidden keywords on the homepage matching search term
d.Image alt tag on the homepage matching search term

26. Which of the following website design guideline has been recommended by google?

a*Having a clear hierachy and text links
b.Every page should be reachable from atleast one static text link
c.If the sitemap is larger than 100 or so links, you should break the sitemap into separate pages
d.Keep the links on a given page to a reasonable number (fewer than 100)
e. Use less than 30 images or graphics per page

27. What is the main reason for the effectiveness of Optimizing a web page towards a long tails keyword search? Recheck

a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries
b.*Search engine often pass on long tail searches to lesser or new website
c.Search engine do not pass on long tail search traffic to website that rank high for shorter keyword searches (check)
d*There are fewer webvsite that have targeted such keyword’s

28 Which of the following statement is correct with regard’s to the images within a web page?

a.Images can not be spidered by the search engine (check)
b*Important keywords related to the image should be plcaed in the ALT text
c.Images should always be kept close to the top of a web page
d. Image maps should be used while including the images

29. What does the 302 server Response Code signify?

a.It signifies conflict, too many people wanting the same file at the same time
b.The page has been permanently removed
c.The method you are using to access the file is not allowed
d*The page has temporarily moved
e.What you requested is just too big to process

30. State whether the following statement is true or false. A sitemap provide a list of natural links to user accessible pages on a website

a.True
b*False
31.  State whether true or false. 

The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial site?
a*True

b.False

_**_Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Test_**_

1. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?
c. It shows all the pages that point to that url

2. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
d. Cloaking

3. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?
b. Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents

4. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the Google searchbox?
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together.

5. Which of the following factors does Google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

6. What is keyword density?
e: The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page.

7. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called Link Farms

8. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called
d: Page Jacking

9. What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page ranking?
d.* More than 3 months

10. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page

11. Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google search results?
ans: No

12. All major search engines are case sensitive
ans: False

13. Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve
ans: Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

14. Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
ans: Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages.

15. Which of the following statements about the search engine optimization techniques are correct?
ans: websites with deep linking are looked at the favorably by search engines

16. Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google page rank
ans: the subject matter of the site providing the inbound link to a page of a web site

17. what is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank
ans: More Than 3 months.

18. Which of the following is an ethical SEO Techniques?
ans: Non of the above.

19. What is Anchor text
ans:it is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

20. Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells a links, what actions does Google recommend to avoid being penalized
ans: Paid links should be disclosed through index-nofollow attribute in the hyperlink?

21. If you search for the term “iq test” in the word tracker keyword suggestion tool, will  it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”
Yes or no?
ans: no

22. If you enter “help site:http://www.vjseomarketing.com‘ in the google search box, what will  Google search for
ans: it will find pages about help with-in http://www.vjseomarketing.com

23. which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google
ans:Every page should be reachable from at least one static text link

24. Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
ans:If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you  only allow the indexing of the better version

25. which of the following statements about the RSS are correct.
ans:it is a form of XML

26. what is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpages towards a long  tail keyword search
ans:there are fewer websites that have targeted such keywords.

27. how are the site maps important for the search engine optimization process
ans:ste maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website..

28. which of the following actions could get you banned by Google
ans:non of the above.

29. Do search engines such as google detect innatural linking patterns by checking the  Class C ip address of the page where the link to the websites originates? Yes or no?
ans:yes

30. what is the term for optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of  reputability/validity
ans:Silver hat techniques

31. What does the term keyword prominence refer to?
ans:it refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are  given priority by the search engines.

32.  Which black hat SEO Techniques is characterized by a method to deceive search engines,  by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML actually served to users?
ans: Cloaking

33. Which is the function of indexer part of the Google search Engine?
ans. It helps to retrieve web pages from the world wide wed

34. Google display up to _______ characters of a WebPages Title Tag.
Ans: 66

35. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
Ans:a. targeting synonyms of the main keyword
          d. optimizing five or more keywords per page

36. What will happen if you type the words Certification-Networking in the Google search box?
ans: Google will find all the web pages in which the words certification and networking  appear together

37. Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine result pages
ans: clustering

38.  If a websites search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%. What does it mean?
Ans: only 20% of the pages of the website will be indexed by the search engine

39. Which of the following statements about Google technical and quality guidelines is  true.
ans:Avoid using robot.txt to prevent crawling of search results pages or other auto- generated pages, even if they don’t add much value for users coming from the search  engines.

40. Implementing a 301 permanent Redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages  is a good idea from the SEO perspective.
True or False?
ans: True

41. what is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word  ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or  act?
ans: RSD ( real time synonym detection )

Questions:
If you enter help site: http://www.expertrating.com in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
 Ans: d

What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word actor will also show search result for related words such as actress, acting or act?
 Ans: d

 Which of the following factors does Google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
 Ans: c

 State whether true or false.
 The yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
 Ans: a

 Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
 Ans: a

Which of the following statements about the Google sitemaps are correct?
 Ans: a

  What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
 Ans: c

Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
 Ans: d

Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique, what does it involve?
 Ans: b

Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
 Ans: c

What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
 Ans: c
Google gives priority to themed inbound links.
 Ans: a

Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description Meta tag?
 Ans: d

Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
 Ans: c

 Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
 Ans: b

 Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword ‘sigma’?
 Ans: d

If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
 Ans: a

 What does the 302 server response code signify?
 Ans: d

Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
 Ans: a

 Implementing a 301 permanent redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO?
 Ans: a

 If you search for the term “iq” test in the word tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
 Ans: b

Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
 Ans: c

 All major search engines are case sensitive.
 Ans: b
 Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine results?
 Ans: a

A Hallway Page is used to:
 Ans: d

 Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what actions does Google recommend being penalized?
 Ans: c

 Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
 Ans: b

Google displays up to _______ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
 Ans: d

 What is anchor text?
 Ans: c

 ______ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
 Ans: d

 What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
 Ans: d

Which of the following statement about RSS is correct?
 Ans: a

Which black hat SEO technique is characterized by a method to deceive search engine, by detecting the search engine “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
 Ans: d

 Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search result for yahoo?
 Ans: b

What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
 Ans: a

What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
 Ans: b

 Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
 Ans: b, c

Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”,”and”,”when” and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
 Ans: d

 What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
 Ans: d

 How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
 Ans: c

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b.         Yahoo Directory

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?            c.         Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

Question: What is Keyword Density?
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.No

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

Question:  What is Anchor Text?
c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b.No

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Pagejacking

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.Yes

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b.Flux

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
e.All of the above

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Question: State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
a.True

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
a.Hiding text on the webpage

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
d.None of the above

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.
b.False

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.The number of websites that link to it
b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.The number of pages in the website
d.The quality of websites that link to it

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d.Stop words

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
b.Loading pages with irrelevant links
c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a.It is a form of XML

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a.Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d.ofive or more keywords per page

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
a.Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b.Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:
d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d.Google Trends

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.True

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c.Grey hat techniques

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
d.Meta Search Engines

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c.They are voluntary in nature

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b.They are also called link farms

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d.Stemming

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

Question1:
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
c. The number of pages in the website

Question2:
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
b.     It refers to the importance attached to getting the right keyword density

Question3:
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d.     Stop words

Question4:
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
 a.     Yes

Question5:
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c.     It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question6:
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b.     Flux

Question7:
Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
c.     66

Question8:
While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
d.     By letting you know the percentage of users who left your website within 10 seconds of viewing the first page

Question9:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
        c.  If the meta description is not included, the search engines will use the meta keywords for information

Question10:
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
b.     modify the page contents, make them useful and relevant to the human users, and request Google to reconsider your site.

Question11:
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
 b.   Filling your pages with keywords, whether relevant to the page content or not

Question12:
Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.     No

Question13:
State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.     True

Question14:
All major search engines are case sensitive.
a.     True

Question15:
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
c.     Hybrid Search Engines       

 Question16:
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
b.     A website that provides free content for the related keywords       

Question17:
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b.     A website that provides free content for the related keywords       

Question18:
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
      b.     False       

Question19:
What is Keyword Density?
d.     The number of times the keyword is used in the page title       

Question20:
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
d.     The website ranks in the first 20% of all websites indexed by the search engine for its most important search terms       

Question21:
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
b.     Visitorjacking       

Question22:
Google gives priority to themed inbound links.
a.     True       

Question23:
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
c.     It helps to sort the documents that Google has retrieved       

 Question24:
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b.     Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content   

Question25:
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
b.     Dilating       

Question26:
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
d.     They contain numerous inbound links       

Question27:
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
c.     Hiding the keywords within the webpage       

Question28:
What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
d.     More than 3 months       

Question29:
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
c.     Google Traffic Estimator       

Question30:
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
c.     The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)       

Question31:
What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b.     It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page       

Question32:
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
b.     Linking to a page inconsistently does not affect the way Google views the page/s. Examples of inconsistent linking could be

http/www.expertrating.com/page/ and http://www.expertrating.com/page and http://www.expertrating.com/page/index.htm       

Question33:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c.     They are voluntary in nature       

Question34:
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
d.     Submitting new pages of your website at http://www.google.com/addurl.html as soon as they are online, helps to speed up indexing       

Question35:
Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine result pages?
d.     Combing       

Question36:
Implementing a 301 Permanent Redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO perspective.
a.     True
b.     False
the answer is:       

Question37:
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.     Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic       

Question38:
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.     Yes       

Question39:
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c.     Grey hat techniques       

Question40:
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
d.     Optimizing five or more keywords per page

1. If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a. 20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

2.  10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.
b. 30 percent
3.  Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

4.  What does the 301 server response code signify?
b. Moved Permanently

5.  If you enter ‘Help site:www.go4expert.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.go4expert.com

6.  What is Anchor Text?
c. It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

7.  Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

8.  What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b. Flux

9.  Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b. No

10.  Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

11.  What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

12.  What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques

13.  Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

14.  Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

15.  What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

16.  Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

17.  What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
c. RSD (realtime synonym detection)

18.  What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page

19.  Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a. It is a form of XML

20.  Which of the following statements are correct with regard to using javascript within the web pages?
b. Search engines cannot read Javascript
c. It is a good idea to shift the Javascript into a separate file

21.  Which of the following options are correct regarding the Keyword Effectiveness Index (KEI) of a particular keyword?
c. It is directly proportional to the chances of the keyword ranking on the first page of the Google search results

22.  What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d. Pagejacking

23.  Which of the following search engines offers a popular list of the top 50 most searched keywords?
d. Lycos

24.  Which of the following search engines or directories provides the main search results for AOL?
c. Google

25.  Which of the following can be termed as appropriate Keyword Density?
c. 3-4%

26.  The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

27.  What is Keyword Density?
a. The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page

28.  Which of the following are examples of agents?
a. Internet Explorer
b. Search engine spiders
c. Opera

29.  If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
a. Yes

30.  Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

31.  Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a. Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

32.  Google gives priority to themed in-bound links.
a. True

33.  Which of the following methods can help you get around the Google Sandbox?
a. Buying an old Website and getting it ranked

34.  A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enables search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

35.  Which of the following options describes the correct meaning of MouseTrapping?
d. The web browser trick, which attempts to keep a visitor captive at on a website

36.  What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
b. 3 weeks
c. 2 months

37.  All major search engines are case sensitive.
b. False
39.  How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

40.  Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c. Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink

3. What will happen it you type the words ‘Certification –Networking’ in the Google search box?
d. Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

4. Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d. Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

5. Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b. Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

8. Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within the webpage?
b. Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

9. Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a. Yes

1.        If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a. 20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

2.        10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.
b. 30 percent

3.Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

4.What does the 301 server response code signify?
b. Moved Permanently

5.If you enter ‘Help site:www.go4expert.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.go4expert.com

6. What is Anchor Text?
c. It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

7. Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

8.What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b. Flux

9. Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
a. Yes

10. Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

11.What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

12.      What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
a. Red hat techniques

13.      Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

14.      Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

15.      What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

16.      Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

17.      What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d. Stemming

18.      What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page

19.      Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a. It is a form of XML

20.      Which of the following statements are correct with regard to using javascript within the web pages?
c. It is a good idea to shift the Javascript into a separate file
d. Most of the search engines are unable to read links within Javascript code

21.      Which of the following options are correct regarding the Keyword Effectiveness Index (KEI) of a particular keyword?
a. It is directly proportional to the popularity of the keyword
b. It is inversely proportional to the competiton for the keyword

22.      What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d. Pagejacking

23.      Which of the following search engines offers a popular list of the top 50 most searched keywords?
d. Lycos

24.      Which of the following search engines or directories provides the main search results for AOL?
c. Google

25.      Which of the following can be termed as appropriate Keyword Density?
c. 3-4%

26.      The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

27.      What is Keyword Density?
d. The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

28.      Which of the following are examples of agents?
b. Search engine spiders

29.      If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b. No

30.      Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

31.      Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a. Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

32.      Google gives priority to themed in-bound links.
a. True

33.      Which of the following methods can help you get around the Google Sandbox?
a. Buying an old Website and getting it ranked

34.      A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enables search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

35.      Which of the following options describes the correct meaning of MouseTrapping?
d. The web browser trick, which attempts to keep a visitor captive at on a website

36.      What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
d. More than 3 months

37.      All major search engines are case sensitive.
b. False

38.      Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
e. Use less than 30 images or graphics per page

39.      How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

40.      Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c. Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink
1.If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a. 20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine
2.10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.
b. 30 percent

3.Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. Quality back links gives higher page rank

4.What does the 301 server response code signify?
b. Moved Permanently

5.If you enter ‘Help site:www.go4expert.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.go4expert.com

6.   What is Anchor Text?
c. It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

7.Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

8.What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b. Flux

9.Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b. No

10.Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

11.What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

12.What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques

13.Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

14.Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

15.What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

16.Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

17.What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
c. RSD (realtime synonym detection)

18.What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page

19.Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a. It is a form of XML

20.Which of the following statements are correct with regard to using javascript within the web pages?
b. Search engines cannot read Javascript
c. It is a good idea to shift the Javascript into a separate file

21.Which of the following options are correct regarding the Keyword Effectiveness Index (KEI) of a particular keyword?
a. It is directly proportional to the popularity of the keyword
b. It is inversely proportional to the competiton for the keyword

22.What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d. Pagejacking

23.Which of the following search engines offers a popular list of the top 50 most searched keywords?
d. Lycos

24.Which of the following search engines or directories provides the main search results for AOL?
c. Google

25.Which of the following can be termed as appropriate Keyword Density?
c. 3-4%

26.The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

27.What is Keyword Density?
a. The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page

28.Which of the following are examples of agents?
a. Internet Explorer
b. Search engine spiders
c. Opera

29.If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
a. Yes

30.Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

31.Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a. Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

32.Google gives priority to themed in-bound links.
a. True

33.Which of the following methods can help you get around the Google Sandbox?
a. Buying an old Website and getting it ranked

34.A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enables search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

35.Which of the following options describes the correct meaning of MouseTrapping?
d. The web browser trick, which attempts to keep a visitor captive at on a website

36.What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
c. 2 months (2 to 3 months)

37.All major search engines are case sensitive.
b. False

38.Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
c. If the site map is larger than 100 or so links, you should break the site map into separate pages

39.How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

40.Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c. Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink

Q: If you enter help site: http://www.expertrating.com in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

Ans: d

Q: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word actor will also show search result for related words such as actress, acting or act?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
Ans: c

Q: State whether true or false.
The yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
Ans: a

Q: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
Ans: a

Q: Which of the following statements about the Google sitemaps are correct?
Ans: a

Q: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
Ans: c

Q: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
Ans: d

Q: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique, what does it involve?
Ans: b

Q: Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
Ans: c

Q: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
Ans: c

Q: Google gives priority to themed inbound links.
Ans: a

Q: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description Meta tag?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
Ans: c

Q: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
Ans: b

Q: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword ‘sigma’?
Ans: d

Q: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
Ans: a

Q: What does the 302 server response code signify?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
Ans: a

Q: Implementing a 301 permanent redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO?
Ans: a

Q: If you search for the term “iq” test in the word tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
Ans: b

Q: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
Ans: c

Q: All major search engines are case sensitive.
Ans: b

Q: Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine results?
Ans: a

Q: A Hallway Page is used to:
Ans: d

Q: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what actions does Google recommend being penalized?
Ans: c

Q: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
Ans: b

Q: Google displays up to _______ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
Ans: d

Q: What is anchor text?
Ans: c

Q: ______ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
Ans: d

Q: What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following statement about RSS is correct?
Ans: a

Q: Which black hat SEO technique is characterized by a method to deceive search engine, by detecting the search engine “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search result for yahoo?
Ans: b

Q: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
Ans: a

Q: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
Ans: b

Q:Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
Ans: b, c

Q: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”,”and”,”when” and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
Ans: d

Q: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans: d
Q: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
Ans: c

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b. Yahoo Directory

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
c. Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

Question: What is Keyword Density?
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.No

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

Question: What is Anchor Text?
c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b.No

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Pagejacking

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.Yes

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search
engine results in between major updates?
b.Flux

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
e.All of the above

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Question: State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
a.True

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
a.Hiding text on the webpage

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
d.None of the above

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.
a.True

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.The number of websites that link to it
b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.The number of pages in the website
d.The quality of websites that link to it

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d.Stop words

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
b.Loading pages with irrelevant links
c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a.It is a form of XML

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. five or more keywords per page

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
d. it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
a. Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b. Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
d. It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.  True

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d. It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
d. Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c. It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b. Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
d. Meta Search Engines

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
ANS: D

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d. Stemming

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
a. There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

Question: 54
What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

Question: 1
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b.Yahoo Directory
       
Question: 2
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a.If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version
       
Question: 3
What is Keyword Density?
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
       
Question: 4
Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

Question: 5
Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.No

Question: 6
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines
       
Question: 7
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

Question:  8
What is Anchor Text?
c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page
       
Question: 9
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b.No

Question: 10
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Pagejacking 

Question:  11
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.Yes
       
Question:  12
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b.Flux
       
Question: 13
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Question:  14
Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
e.All of the above

Question:  15
Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
d.80

Question: 16
What does the 302 server response code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved
       
Question: 17
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Question: 18
State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
a.True
Ans: A

Question: 19
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text
       
Question: 20
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines
       
Question:  21
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic
       
Question: 22
Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

Question:  23
Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
a.Hiding text on the webpage
       
Question:  24
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
b.If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few
       
Question: 25
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
d.None of the above

Question:  26
All major search engines are case sensitive.
b.False

Question:  27
While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page
       
Question:  28
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.The number of websites that link to it
b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.The number of pages in the website
d.The quality of websites that link to it

Question:  29
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d.Stop words

Question:  30
Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
b.Loading pages with irrelevant links
c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

Question:  31
Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a.It is a form of XML

Question:  32
_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Question: 33
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a.Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d.Optimizing five or more keywords per page

Question:  34
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Question:35
Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
a.Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b.Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

Question:  36
A Hallway Page is used to:
d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Question:  37
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
e.WordTracker

Question:  38
How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

Question:  39
State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.True

Question:  40
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Question:  41
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Question:  42
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question:  43
Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

 Question:  44
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c.Grey hat techniques

Question:  45
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

Question:  46
The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

 Question:  47
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
d.Meta Search Engines

Question:  48
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c.They are voluntary in nature

Question:  49
What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

Question:   50
If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

Question: 51
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b.They are also called link farms

Question:  52
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d.Stemming

Question:  53
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

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What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
d. More than 3 months

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 Implementing a 301 Permanent Redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO perspective.
a. True
       
Question:
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines
       
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Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature
       
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What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d. It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

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Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version
       
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Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

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_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d. The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

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Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms
       
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Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d. Stop words

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How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website
       
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The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page
       
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What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques
       
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Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
a. Having a clear hierarchy and text links
       
What is Keyword Density?
d. The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
       
Question:
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d. Stemming
       
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10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ click through rate.
c.more than 30%

Question:
What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
b. Google will find all the web pages containing the words “Certification” and “Networking”
       
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b.Yahoo Directory
       
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a.If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version
       
What is Keyword Density?
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e.The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on the page

Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized
       
Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.No

What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines
       
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
       
What is Anchor Text?
c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page
       
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b.No

What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Pagejacking

Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.Yes
       
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b.Flux
       
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
e.All of the above

Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
d.    80

What does the 302 server response code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved
       
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

state whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
a.True
       
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text
       
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines
       
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic
       
Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink
       
Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
a.Hiding text on the webpage
       
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
b.If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few
       
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
d.None of the above

All major search engines are case sensitive.
b.    False

While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page
       
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.The number of websites that link to it
b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.The number of pages in the website
d.The quality of websites that link to it

Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
a.Barrier words
b.Non-indexable words
c.Slow words
d.Stop words

Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
b.Loading pages with irrelevant links
c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes
d.Registering misspellings of well-known websites

Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a.It is a form of XML
       
_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a.Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d.Optimizing five or more keywords per page

If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:a.   
a. Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b.Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

A Hallway Page is used to:
d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
e.WordTracker

How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website
Ans: C

Question:  39
State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.True
Ans: A

Question:  40
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

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Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

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Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

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Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site
       
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What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c.Grey hat techniques

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Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content
       
Question: 
The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page
   
Question:
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
d.Meta Search Engines

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Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c.They are voluntary in nature
       
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What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

Question: 
If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com
       
Question:
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b.They are also called link farms
       
Question: 
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d.Stemming
       
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine
       
Question: 54
What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries
       
1. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is performed by the link Operator?
c. It shows all the pages that point to that URL (Answer)

2. Which black hat SEO techniques is characterized by a method to deceive search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
d. Cloaking (Answer)

3. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?
b. Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents (Answer)

4. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together. (Answer)

5. Which of the following factors does Google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords) (Answer)

6. What is keyword density?
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page. (Answer)

7. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?
b.They are also called Link Farms (Answer)

8. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d* Page Jacking (Answer)

9. What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page ranking?
d.* More than 3 months (Answer)

10. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword (Answer) A & D
d.Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check) (Answer)*

11. Google displays up to ———————— characters of a web pages title tag
a.*56
b.60 (Answer)* B & C
c.66 (Answer)

12. Which of the following fact about Alexa are correct
a.*Alexa provides free data on relative website visitors traffic (Answer)

13. What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word “actor” will also show search result for related word such as actress, acting or
act?
d.Stemming (Answer)

14.Do search engine such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates
a* Yes (Answer)

15. Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the “Relevancy” perspective.
b.*A website that provides Free content for related keywords (Answer)

16. Which of the following website design guideline has been recommended by Google?

a. Having a clear hierarchy and text links (Answer)

17. What is the main reason for the effectiveness of Optimizing a web page towards a long tails keyword search? Recheck
d. There are fewer website that have targeted such keyword’s (Answer)

18 Which of the following statement is correct with regards to the images within a web page?
b. Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text (Answer)

19. What does the 302 server Response Code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved (Answer)

20. State whether the following statement is true or false.
A sitemap provide a list of natural links to user accessible pages on a website
b. *False (Answer)

What is Keyword Density?
Ans— Number of repeats of the keyword / total number of words on the page * 100 = Keyword Density

What will happen if you type the words “Certification- Networking” in the Google search box?
c.Google will find all the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together

While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?

a.It should be about 50 characters in length
b.The description should not contain the keywords
c.If the meta description is not included, the search engines will use the meta keywords for information
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages
Which of the following statements about search engine optimization are correct.

a.Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b.Website with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
c.Search engine robots follow the first link they find to any particular page and they do not follow additional links to the same page
d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

State whether the following statement is true or false?
A Sitemap provide a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.True

Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google Page Rank?
d. The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

If a website’s search engine saturation with respect toa particular search engine in 20%,what does it mean?
b. Only 20% of the pages of the website will be indeed by the search engine

Which black hat SEO techniques is characterized by a method to deceive search engine , by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code then the HTML actually served to users?
c.Slightingd.Cloaking

While optimization your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic. How does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
d. There are fewer website that have targeted such keywords

Implementing 301 Permanent Redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO perspective.

a. True

Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
a. It is advantageous if your web server supports the If-Modified-Since HTTP header
b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of
them few

What will the following robots.txt file do?
•    User-agent: Googlebot
•    Disallow:/*?
•    User-agent: scooter
•    Disallow:
•    a. It will allow Google to crawl any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also allow the altavista scooter hot to access every page
•    b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages It will also disallow the altavista scooter hot from accessing any page
•    c. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will allow the altavista scooter bot to access every page
•    d. None of the ahove
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
a. Trafficjacking
b. Visitorjacking
c. Viewjacking
d. Pagejacking
The following robots Meta tag directs the search engine bots:
•    a. Not to index the homepage and not to follow the links in the page
•    b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page
•    c. To index the page and not to follow the links in the page
•    d. Not to index the page but to follow the links in the page
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
•    a. Increasing the keyword density on the web pages
•    b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines
•    c. Hiding the keywords within the webpage
•    d. Creating multiple pages and hiding them from the website visitors
What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
•    A. 1 week
•    B. 3 weeks
•    C. 2 months
•    D More than 3 months
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer?
ANS: c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines.
some words, when following by a colon, have special meaning to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

c. It shows all the pages that point to that URl
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
a. Images cannot be spider by the search engines
b. Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text
c. Images should always be kept close to the top of a webpage
d. Image maps should be used while including the images
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably the “Relevancy’ perspective?

b. A website offering free content for the related keywords

Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b. The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c. The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme ( or keywords)
d. None of the above

difficult one that last one, Google loves inbound links and frequently updated content, number of pages, dumb question that as the page could be about the rare spotted pink rhino beetle that I just found in my bathroom, probably have to go for “d’ on that one given the options.
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a. Yes
b. No

Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
c. Creating a page which serves a different content to the search engine bots and different to human users

Question 
Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
d. Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page

Question
Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
d.Cloaking

Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?
b.Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents (ans)

      What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?
c.Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together. (ans)

Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

What is keyword density?
e.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page. (ans)

Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?
d.They contain numerous inbound links

What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Page Jacking

What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?
d. More than 3 months

Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?
c. It shows all the pages that point to that url

1.  If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a. 20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

2.  10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.
b. 30 percent

3.  Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

4.  What does the 301 server response code signify?
b. Moved Permanently

5.  If you enter ‘Help site:www.go4expert.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.go4expert.com

6.  What is Anchor Text?
c. It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

7.  Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

8.  What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b. Flux

9.  Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b. No

10.  Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

11.  What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

12.  What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques

13.  Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

14.  Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

15.  What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

16.  Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

17.  What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
c. RSD (realtime synonym detection)

18.  What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page

19.  Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a. It is a form of XML

20.  Which of the following statements are correct with regard to using javascript within the web pages?
b. Search engines cannot read Javascript
c. It is a good idea to shift the Javascript into a separate file

21.  Which of the following options are correct regarding the Keyword Effectiveness Index (KEI) of a particular keyword?
c. It is directly proportional to the chances of the keyword ranking on the first page of the Google search results

22.  What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d. Pagejacking

23.  Which of the following search engines offers a popular list of the top 50 most searched keywords?
d. Lycos

24.  Which of the following search engines or directories provides the main search results for AOL?
c. Google

25.  Which of the following can be termed as appropriate Keyword Density?
c. 3-4%

26.  The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

27.  What is Keyword Density?
a. The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page

28.  Which of the following are examples of agents?
a. Internet Explorer
b. Search engine spiders
c. Opera

29.  If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
a. Yes

30.  Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

31.  Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a. Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

32.  Google gives priority to themed in-bound links.
a. True

33.  Which of the following methods can help you get around the Google Sandbox?
a. Buying an old Website and getting it ranked

34.  A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enables search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

35.  Which of the following options describes the correct meaning of MouseTrapping?
d. The web browser trick, which attempts to keep a visitor captive at on a website

36.  What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
b. 3 weeks
c. 2 months

37.  All major search engines are case sensitive.
b. False

39.  How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?

c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

40.  Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c. Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink

Question:
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
Ans:B

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?                                                            
Ana:c

Question: What is Keyword Density?
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
Ans: A

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
Ans: B
Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
Ans: C

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
Ans: A,B,C

Question:  What is Anchor Text?
Ans: C

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
Ans:B

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
Ans: D

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
Ans: A

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
Ans: B

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
Ans: B

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
Ans: E

Question: Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.

a.56
b.60
c.66
d.80

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
Ans: D

Question: State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
Ans: A

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
Ans: B

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
Ans: B

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
ANS: A

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
Ans: C

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
Ans:  A

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
Ans: B

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
Ans: D

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.
Ans: B

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
Ans: B

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
Ans: A,B,C,D

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
Ans: B,C

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
Ans: A

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
ANS: A, D

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
Ans:  D

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
Ans: A, B, D

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
Ans: D

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
Ans: C

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
Ans: A

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans:  D

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
Ans: D

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
ANS:  C

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
ANS:  A

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
ANS: C

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
ANS: B

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
ANS:  B

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
ANS:  D

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
ANS: C

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
ANS: D

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
ANS: B

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
ANS: B

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
ANS: D

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
ANS: A

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
ANS:A

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search
results for Yahoo?
  Ans:  B

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
  Ana:c

Question: What is Keyword Density?
  Ans: D

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
   Ans: A

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
Ans: B

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
 Ans: C

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
Ans: A,B,C

Question:  What is Anchor Text?
Ans: C

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
 Ans:B

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
  Ans: D

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
 Ans: A

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
  Ans: B

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
 Ans: B

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
  Ans: E

Question: Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
c.66(ans)

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?
  Ans: D

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
  Ans: D

Question: State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
   Ans: A

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
  Ans: B

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
  Ans: B

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
 ANS: A

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
 Ans: C

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
Ans:  A

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
     Ans: B

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
   Ans: D

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.
  Ans: B

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
Ans: B

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
Ans: A,B,C,D

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
Ans: B,C

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
  Ans: A

 Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
   Ans: D

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
 ANS: A, D

 Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
Ans:  D

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
  Ans: A, B, D

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:
  Ans: D

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
 Ans: D

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
  Ans: C

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
  Ans: A

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans:  D

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
Ans: D

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
ANS:  C

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
  ANS:  A

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
  ANS: C

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
ANS: B

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
 ANS:  B

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
ANS:  D

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
ANS: C

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
  ANS: D

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
ANS: B

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
ANS: B

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
ANS: D

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
ANS: A

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
ANS:A

What is Keyword Density?
e. The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on the page(ans)

What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
 User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
c.  It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will allow the altavista scooter bot to access every page(ans)

What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank? b.  3 weeks(ans)
    
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?   
Ans: A

Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:   
Ans: A

Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?   
Ans: B

What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?   
Ans: C
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?   
Ans: C

What is Anchor Text?   
Ans: C
       
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
Ans: B
       
Question 
Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
d.Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page

Question
Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
Ans: D

Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?
Ans: B

 What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?
Ans: C

Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
ans: C

What is keyword density?
Ans: E

Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?
Ans: B

What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
Ans: D

What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?
ans: D

question
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?
Ans: C

Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
Ans:  B

Question: 2
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
A

Question: 3
What is Keyword Density?
Ans: D

Question: 4
Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
Ans: A

Question: 5
Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
Ans: B

Question: 6
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
 Ans: C

Question: 7
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
Ans: A,B,C

Question:  8
What is Anchor Text?
Ans: C

Question: 9
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
B

Question: 10
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
Ans: D

Question:  11
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
Ans: A

Question:  12
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
Ans: B

Question: 13
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
Ans: B

Question:  14
Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
Ans: E

Question:  15
Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
Ans: A

Question: 16
What does the 302 server response code signify?
Ans: D

Question: 17
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
Ans: D

Question: 18
State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
Ans: A

Question: 19
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
Ans: B

Question: 20
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
Ans: B

Question:  21
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
ANS: A

Question: 22
Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
Ans: C

Question:  23
Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
Ans:  A

 Question:  24
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
Ans: B

 Question: 25
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
Ans: D

 Question:  26
All major search engines are case sensitive.
Ans: B

 Question:  27
While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
Ans: B

 Question:  28
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
Ans: A,B,C,D

 Question:  29
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
Ans: D

 Question:  30
Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
Ans: B,C

 Question:  31
Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
Ans: A
 Question:  32
_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
Ans: D

 Question: 33
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
ANS: A, D

 Question:  34
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
Ans:  D

 Question:  35
Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
Ans: A, B, D

 Question:  36
A Hallway Page is used to:
Ans: D

Question:
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
Ans: D

Question:
How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
Ans: C

Question:
State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
Ans: A

Question:
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans: D

Question:
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
Ans: D

Question:
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
ANS: C

Question:
Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
ANS: A

Question:
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
ANS: C

Question:
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
ANS: B

Question:
The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
ANS: B

Question:
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
ANS:  D

Question:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
ANS: C

Question:
What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
ANS: D

Question:
If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
ANS: B

Question:
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
ANS: B

Question:
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
ANS: D

Question:
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
ANS: A

Question:
What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
ANS: A

Question: 1
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory
search results for Yahoo?

Ans:  B
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Question: 2
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?

Ans: A
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Question: 3
What is Keyword Density?
Ans: D
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Question: 4
Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
Ans: A
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Question: 5
Are RSS / Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
Ans: B
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Question: 6
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
Ans: C
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Question: 7
Which of the following factors does Google take into account
while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
Ans: A,B,C
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Question:  8
What is Anchor Text?
Ans: C
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Question: 9
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword
suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches
for the term “iq”?
Ans: B
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Question: 10
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties
in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
Ans: D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  11
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking
the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
Ans: A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  12
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search
engine results in between major updates?
Ans: B
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Question: 13
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing
to authority websites?
Ans: B
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Question:  14
Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
Ans: E
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Question: 16
What does the 302 server response code signify?
Ans: D
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Question: 17
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
Ans: D
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Question: 18
State whether true or false.The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
Ans: A
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Question: 19
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
Ans: B
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 20
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
Ans: B
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Question:  21
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
ANS: A
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Question: 22
Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
Ans: C
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Question:  23
Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
Ans:  A
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Question:  24
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
Ans: B
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Question: 25
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
Ans: D
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Question:  26
All major search engines are case sensitive.
Ans: B
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Question:  27
While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
Ans: B
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Question:  28
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
Ans: A,B,C,D
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Question:  29
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
Ans: D
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 Question:  30
Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
Ans: B,C
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Question:  31
Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
Ans: A
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Question:  32
_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
Ans: D
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Question: 33
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
ANS: A, D
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Question:  34
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past.
Ans:  D
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Question:  35
Which of the following statements about search engine optimizationtechniques are correct:
Ans: A, B, D
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Question:  36
A Hallway Page is used to:
Ans: D
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 Question:  37
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
Ans: D
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 Question:  38
How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
Ans: C
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Question:  39
State whether the following statement is true or false.A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
Ans: A
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 Question:  40
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans:  D
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 Question:  34
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past.
Ans:  D
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 Question:  35
Which of the following statements about search engine optimizationtechniques are correct:
Ans: A, B, D
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Question:  36
A Hallway Page is used to:
Ans: D
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 Question:  37
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
Ans: D
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 Question:  38
How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
Ans: C
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 Question:  39
State whether the following statement is true or false.A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
Ans: A
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Question:  40
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans:  D
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Question:  41
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
Ans: D
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Question:  42
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

ANS:  C
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Question:  43
Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?

ANS:  A
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Question:  44
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?

ANS: C
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Question:  45
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.

ANS: B
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Question:  46
The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:

ANS:  B
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Question:  47
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.

ANS:  D
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Question:  48
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?

ANS: C
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Question:  49
What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?

ANS: D
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Question:   50
If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

ANS: B
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Question: 51
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?

ANS: B
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Question:  52
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?

ANS: D
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Question:  53
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?

ANS: A
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Question: 54
What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?

ANS:   A

 

 

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo? 

 b. Yahoo Directory 

 

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?                                                             

c. Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

 

Question: What is Keyword Density?

d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

 

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:

a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

 

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?

b.No

 

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?

c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

 

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

Ans: A,B,C

 

Question:  What is Anchor Text?

c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

 

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?

b.No

 

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

d.Pagejacking

 

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?

a.Yes

 

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?

 b.Flux

 

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?

b.False

 

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?

e.All of the above

 

Question: Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.

c.66

 

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?

 d.The page has temporarily moved

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?

d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

 

Question: State whether true or false.

The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.

a.True

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?

b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

 

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?

b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

 

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?

a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

 

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?

 c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

 

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?

a.Hiding text on the webpage

 

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?

b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

 

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?

d.None of the above

 

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.

b.False

 

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?

b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

 

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?

Ans: A,B,C,D

 

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?

d.Stop words

 

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?

Ans: B,C

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?

a.It is a form of XML

 

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.

d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

 

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?

Ans: A,D

 

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.

d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

 

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:

Ans: A, B, D

 

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:

d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

 

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?

d.Google Trends

 

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?

c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

 

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.

A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.

 a.True

 

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?

d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

 

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?

d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

 

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

 

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?

a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

 

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?

c.Grey hat techniques

 

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.

b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

 

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:

<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>

b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

 

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.

d.Meta Search Engines

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?

c.They are voluntary in nature

 

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?

d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

 

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

 

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?

b.They are also called link farms

 

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?

d.Stemming

 

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?

a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

 

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?

a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

 

Question:10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.

 b. 30 percent

oDesk Search Engine Optimization Test Questions and Answers

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?

a. Windows Live
b. Yahoo Directory
c. Google
d. Wikipedia
e. DMOZ
Ans:B

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?                                                             

 

 

a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Googlerecommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

b. Linking to a page inconsistently does not affect the way Googleviews the page/s. Examples of inconsistent linking could be http://www.expertrating.com/page/ and http://www.expertrating.com/page and http://www.expertrating.com/page/index.htm

c. Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

d. Placeholders for pages which do not have content are never viewed as duplicate content by Google

Ana:c

 

Question: What is Keyword Density?

 

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page

b.The number of times the keyword is used X (MULTIPLIED BY) the total word count on page

c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description

d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

e.The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on the page

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:

 

a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

b.It is possible to create and submit specialized Sitemaps to Google for Video and Mobile content

c.The Sitemap acceptable to Google follows an XML format

Ans: A

 

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?

 

a.Yes

b.No

Ans: B

 

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?

 

a.It refers to the fact that the importance of choosing high traffic keywords leads to the best return on investment

b.It refers to the importance attached to getting the right keyword density

c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

d.It refers to the fact that the keywords in bold font are given priority by the search engines

Ans: C

 

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

 

a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated

b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website

c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

d.None of the above

Ans: A,B,C

 

Question:  What is Anchor Text?

 

a.It is the main body of text on a particular web page

b.It is the text within the left or top panel of a web page

c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

d.It is the most prominent text on the page that the search engines use to assign a title to the page

Ans: C

 

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?

 

a.Yes

b.No

Ans:B

 

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

 

a.Trafficjacking

b.Visitorjacking

c.Viewjacking

d.Pagejacking

Ans: D

 

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?

 

a.Yes

b.No

Ans: A

 

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?

 

a.Waves

b.Flux

c.Shuffling

d.Swaying

Ans: B
 

 

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?

 

a.True

b.False

Ans: B

 

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?

a.http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.asp?examnum=243&examtype=244

b.http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.asp?examnum=243

c.http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.asp

d.http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.html

e.All of the above

Ans: E

 

Question: Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.

 

a.56

b.60

c.66

d.80

 

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?

 

a.It signifies conflict, too many people wanted the same file at the same time

b.The page has been permanently removed

c.The method you are using to access the file is not allowed

d.The page has temporarily moved

e.What you requested is just too big to process

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?

 

a.It should be about 50 characters in length

b.The description should not contain the keywords

c.If the meta description is not included, the search engines will use the meta keywords for information

d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Ans: D

 

Question: State whether true or false.

The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.

 

a.True

b.False

Ans: A

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?

 

a.Images cannot be spidered by the search engines

b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

c.Images should always be kept close to the top of a webpage

d.Image maps should be used while including the images

Ans: B

 

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?

 

a.Increasing the keyword density on the web pages

b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

c.Hiding the keywords within the webpage

d.Creating multiple pages and hiding them from the website visitors

Ans: B

 

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?

 

a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

b.Alexa and Quantcast provide information on visitor household incomes

c.Alexa is biased towards US based traffic

d.Quantcast only tracks people who have installed the Quantcast toolbar

ANS: A

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Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?

 

a.The text of the paid links should state the words “paid text link” for Google to identify it as a paid link

b.Only Paid text links to non profit websites should be accepted

c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

d.Paid links should be disclosed through the “index=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

Ans: C

 

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?

 

a.Hiding text on the webpage

b.Stuffing keywords on the webpage

c.Linking to sites banned by Google

d.None of the above

Ans:  A

 

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?

 

a. It is advantageous if your web server supports the If-Modified-Since HTTP heade

b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

c. Avoid using robots.txt to prevent crawling of search results pages or other auto-generated pages, even if they don’t add much value for users coming from search engines

d. Submitting new pages of your website at http://www.google.com/addurl.html as soon as they are online, helps to speed up indexing

Ans: B

 

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?

 

a.Creating a subdomain with the hottest keyword and creating duplicate copies of existing pages on it

b.Filling your pages with keywords, whether relevant to the page content or not

c.Creating a page which serves a different content to the search engine bots and different to human users

d.None of the above

Ans: D

 

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.

 

a.True

b.False

Ans: B

 

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?

 

a.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then went on to visit additional pages          

b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

c.By letting you know the percentage of users who decided to go back to the source from where they found your website

d.By letting you know the percentage of users who left your website within 10 seconds of viewing the first page

Ans: B

 

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?

 

a.The number of websites that link to it

b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google

c.The number of pages in the website

d.The quality of websites that link to it

Ans: A,B,C,D

 

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?

 

a.Barrier words

b.Non-indexable words

c.Slow words

d.Stop words

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?

 

a.Using automated website submission software

b.Loading pages with irrelevant links

c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

d.Registering misspellings of well-known websites

Ans: B,C

 

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?

 

a.It is a form of XML

b.tstands for Realtime streamlined syndication

c.It is a good way of displaying static information

d.It is a Microsoft technology

Ans: A

 

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.

 

a.The sitemap

b.The contact page

c.The home page

d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?

 

a.Targeting synonyms of the main keyword

b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only

c.Copying competitor keywords

d.ofive or more keywords per page

ANS: A, D

 

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.

 

a.abandon and close your website permanently.

b.modify the page contents, make them useful and relevant to the human users, and request Google to reconsider your site.

c.start a PPC campaign to get your site included in the sponsored results.

d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Ans:  D

 

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:

 

a.Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword

b.Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines

c.search engine robots follow the first link they find to any particular page and they do not follow additional links to the same page

d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

Ans: A, B, D

 

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:

 

a.Attract visitors from the search engines straight onto the Hallway Page

b.Organize the Doorway Pages

c.Help people navigate to different Doorway Pages

d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?

 

a.Yahoo Search Term Suggestion Tool

b.Alexa

c.Google Traffic Estimator

d.Google Trends

e.WordTracker

Ans: D

 

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?

 

a.Site maps help the search engine editorial staff to quickly go through a website, hence ensuring quicker placement

b.Ggives credit to the websites having site maps. The GoogleBot looks for the keyword or title “Site Map” on the home page of a website.

c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

d.None of the above

Ans: C

 

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.

 

A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.

a.True

b.False

Ans: A

 

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?

 

a.It helps to retrieve web pages from the world wide web

b.It helps to gather information from other search engines

c.It helps to sort the documents that Google has retrieved

d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Ans:  D

 

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?

 

a.The website offering products and services to the visitors country

b.A website that provides free content for the related keywords

c.Hidden keywords on the home page matching the search term

d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Ans: D

 

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

 

a.It shows all the outbound links from the URL

b.It shows how many pages of the site Yahoo is pointing to

c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

d.It shows URLs with broken links

ANS:  C

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?

 

a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

b.The subject matter of the site providing the inbound link to a page of a web site

c.The text used to describe the inbound link to a page of a web site

d.The number of outbound links on the page that contains the inbound link to a page of a web site

ANS:  A

 

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?

 

a.Red hat techniques

b.Silver hat techniques

c.Grey hat techniques

d.Shady hat techniques

ANS: C

 

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.

 

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic

b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting

d.Because people could turn up claiming copy right infringement

 

ANS: B

 

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:

<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>

 

a.Not to index the homepage and not to follow the links in the page

b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

c.To index the page and not to follow the links in the page

d.Not to index the page but to follow the links in the page

ANS:  B

 

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.

 

a.Crawler-based Search Engines

b.Human-Powered Directories

c.Hybrid Search Engines

d.Meta Search Engines

ANS:  D

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?

 

a.They are two way links (reciprocal links)

b.They are from authority websites

c.They are voluntary in nature

d.They are from .edu or .gov extension websites

ANS: C

 

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?

 

a.Google will find the web pages about Certification and also containing the word “Networking”

b.Google will find all the web pages containing the words “Certification” and “Networking”

c.Google will find all the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together

d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

ANS: D

 

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

 

a.It will open up the Google help pages applicable to http://www.expertrating.com

b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

c.It will only find page titles about help within http://www.expertrating.com

d.It will direct you to the request page for re-indexing of http://www.expertrating.com

ANS: B

 

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?

 

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO

b.They are also called link farms

c.They are paid listings

d.They contain numerous inbound links

ANS: B

 

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?

 

a.Spreading

b.Dilating

c.RSD (real time synonym detection)

d.Stemming

e.Branching

ANS: D

 

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?

 

a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

b.Only 20% of the pages of the website will be indexed by the search engine

c.20% of the websites pages will never be indexed

d.The website ranks in the first 20% of all websites indexed by the search engine for its most important search terms

ANS: A

 

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?

 

a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

b.Search engines often pass on long tail searches to lesser known and new websites

c.Search engines do not pass on long tail search traffic to websites that rank high for shorter keyword searches

d.There are fewer websites that have targeted such keywords
ANS:A

Odesk Seo Test Questions And Answers

1. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?

a. it shows all the outbound links from the url
b. It shows how many pages of the site yahoo is pointing to
c*It shows all the pages that point to that url
d. It show url’s with broken links

2. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?

a.Coaling
b.Foisting
c.Slighting
d*Cloaking

3. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b*Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents
c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.because people could turn up claiming copyright infirigement

4. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?

a.Google will find the web pages about “certification” and also containing the word “networking”
b.Google will find ALL the web pages containing the word word “Certification” and “Networking”
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together. 
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

5. Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the contents of the website is updated
b. the number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
d. None of the above

6. What is keyword density?

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on page – (minus) the total words in HTML on the page
b.The number of times the keyword is used x (multiply by) the total word count on page.
c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page. 

7. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b.They are also called Link Farms 
c.They are Paid Listings
d*They contain numerous inbound links

8. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a.Traffic jacking
b.Visitors Jacking
c.View Jacking
d* Page Jacking 

9. What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?

a.1 week
b. 3 weeks
c. 1 month
d.* More than 3 months 

10. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword, A & D 
b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.Copying competitor keywords
d.Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check)

11. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?

a. it shows all the outbound links from the url
b. It shows how many pages of the site yahoo is pointing to
c. It shows all the pages that point to that url 
d. It show url’s with broken links

12. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?

a.Coaling
b.Foisting
c.Slighting
d*Cloaking 

13. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b*Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents 
c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.because people could turn up claiming copyright infirigement

14. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?

a.Google will find the web pages about “certification” and also containing the word “networking”
b.Google will find ALL the web pages containing the word word “Certification” and “Networking”
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together.
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

15. Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the contents of the website is updated
b. the number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
d. None of the above

16. What is keyword density?

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on page – (minus) the total words in HTML on the page
b.The number of times the keyword is used x (multiply by) the total word count on page.
c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page.

17. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b*They are also called Link Farms 
c.They are Paid Listings
d*They contain numerous inbound links

18. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a.Traffic jacking
b.Visitors Jacking
c.View Jacking
d* Page Jacking

19. What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?

a.1 week
b. 3 weeks
c. 1 month
d.* More than 3 months

20. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword (ans) A & D
b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.Copying competitor keywords
d*Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check) 

21. Google displays up to ———————— characters of a web pages title tag

a.56
b.60 * B & C 
c.66
d.80

22. Which of the following fact about Alexa are correct ?

a.*Alexa provides free data on relative website visitors traffic 
b. Alexa and Quancast provide information on visitors household income
c.Alexa is baised towards US based traffic
d.Quantcast only track people who have installed the quantcast toolbar

23. What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word “actor” will aslo show search result for related word such as actress, acting or act?

a.Spreading
b.Dilating
c.RSD (real time synonyms detection)
d.Stemming 
e.Branching

24.Do search engine such as google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates

a* Yes 
b No

25. Which of the following conditions will google treat favorably from the “Relevancy” perspective.

a.The website offering product and services to the visitors country
b.*A website that provides Free content for related keywords 
c.Hidden keywords on the homepage matching search term
d.Image alt tag on the homepage matching search term

26. Which of the following website design guideline has been recommended by google?

a*Having a clear hierachy and text links
b.Every page should be reachable from atleast one static text link
c.If the sitemap is larger than 100 or so links, you should break the sitemap into separate pages
d.Keep the links on a given page to a reasonable number (fewer than 100)
e. Use less than 30 images or graphics per page

27. What is the main reason for the effectiveness of Optimizing a web page towards a long tails keyword search? Recheck

a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries
b.*Search engine often pass on long tail searches to lesser or new website
c.Search engine do not pass on long tail search traffic to website that rank high for shorter keyword searches (check)
d*There are fewer webvsite that have targeted such keyword’s

28 Which of the following statement is correct with regard’s to the images within a web page?

a.Images can not be spidered by the search engine (check)
b*Important keywords related to the image should be plcaed in the ALT text
c.Images should always be kept close to the top of a web page
d. Image maps should be used while including the images

29. What does the 302 server Response Code signify?

a.It signifies conflict, too many people wanting the same file at the same time
b.The page has been permanently removed
c.The method you are using to access the file is not allowed
d*The page has temporarily moved
e.What you requested is just too big to process

30. State whether the following statement is true or false. A sitemap provide a list of natural links to user accessible pages on a website

a.True
b*False
31.  State whether true or false. 

The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial site?
a*True

b.False

_**_Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Test_**_

1. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?
c. It shows all the pages that point to that url

2. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
d. Cloaking

3. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?
b. Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents

4. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the Google searchbox?
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together.

5. Which of the following factors does Google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

6. What is keyword density?
e: The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page.

7. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called Link Farms

8. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called
d: Page Jacking

9. What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page ranking?
d.* More than 3 months

10. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page

11. Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google search results?
ans: No

12. All major search engines are case sensitive
ans: False

13. Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve
ans: Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

14. Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
ans: Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages.

15. Which of the following statements about the search engine optimization techniques are correct?
ans: websites with deep linking are looked at the favorably by search engines

16. Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google page rank
ans: the subject matter of the site providing the inbound link to a page of a web site

17. what is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank
ans: More Than 3 months.

18. Which of the following is an ethical SEO Techniques?
ans: Non of the above.

19. What is Anchor text
ans:it is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

20. Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells a links, what actions does Google recommend to avoid being penalized
ans: Paid links should be disclosed through index-nofollow attribute in the hyperlink?

21. If you search for the term “iq test” in the word tracker keyword suggestion tool, will  it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”
Yes or no?
ans: no

22. If you enter “help site:http://www.vjseomarketing.com‘ in the google search box, what will  Google search for
ans: it will find pages about help with-in http://www.vjseomarketing.com

23. which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google
ans:Every page should be reachable from at least one static text link

24. Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
ans:If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you  only allow the indexing of the better version

25. which of the following statements about the RSS are correct.
ans:it is a form of XML

26. what is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpages towards a long  tail keyword search
ans:there are fewer websites that have targeted such keywords.

27. how are the site maps important for the search engine optimization process
ans:ste maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website..

28. which of the following actions could get you banned by Google
ans:non of the above.

29. Do search engines such as google detect innatural linking patterns by checking the  Class C ip address of the page where the link to the websites originates? Yes or no?
ans:yes

30. what is the term for optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of  reputability/validity
ans:Silver hat techniques

31. What does the term keyword prominence refer to?
ans:it refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are  given priority by the search engines.

32.  Which black hat SEO Techniques is characterized by a method to deceive search engines,  by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML actually served to users?
ans: Cloaking

33. Which is the function of indexer part of the Google search Engine?
ans. It helps to retrieve web pages from the world wide wed

34. Google display up to _______ characters of a WebPages Title Tag.
Ans: 66

35. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
Ans:a. targeting synonyms of the main keyword
          d. optimizing five or more keywords per page

36. What will happen if you type the words Certification-Networking in the Google search box?
ans: Google will find all the web pages in which the words certification and networking  appear together

37. Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine result pages
ans: clustering

38.  If a websites search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%. What does it mean?
Ans: only 20% of the pages of the website will be indexed by the search engine

39. Which of the following statements about Google technical and quality guidelines is  true.
ans:Avoid using robot.txt to prevent crawling of search results pages or other auto- generated pages, even if they don’t add much value for users coming from the search  engines.

40. Implementing a 301 permanent Redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages  is a good idea from the SEO perspective.
True or False?
ans: True

41. what is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word  ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or  act?
ans: RSD ( real time synonym detection )

Questions:
If you enter help site: http://www.expertrating.com in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
 Ans: d

What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word actor will also show search result for related words such as actress, acting or act?
 Ans: d

 Which of the following factors does Google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
 Ans: c

 State whether true or false.
 The yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
 Ans: a

 Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
 Ans: a

Which of the following statements about the Google sitemaps are correct?
 Ans: a

  What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
 Ans: c

Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
 Ans: d

Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique, what does it involve?
 Ans: b

Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
 Ans: c

What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
 Ans: c
Google gives priority to themed inbound links.
 Ans: a

Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description Meta tag?
 Ans: d

Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
 Ans: c

 Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
 Ans: b

 Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword ‘sigma’?
 Ans: d

If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
 Ans: a

 What does the 302 server response code signify?
 Ans: d

Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
 Ans: a

 Implementing a 301 permanent redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO?
 Ans: a

 If you search for the term “iq” test in the word tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
 Ans: b

Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
 Ans: c

 All major search engines are case sensitive.
 Ans: b
 Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine results?
 Ans: a

A Hallway Page is used to:
 Ans: d

 Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what actions does Google recommend being penalized?
 Ans: c

 Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
 Ans: b

Google displays up to _______ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
 Ans: d

 What is anchor text?
 Ans: c

 ______ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
 Ans: d

 What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
 Ans: d

Which of the following statement about RSS is correct?
 Ans: a

Which black hat SEO technique is characterized by a method to deceive search engine, by detecting the search engine “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
 Ans: d

 Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search result for yahoo?
 Ans: b

What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
 Ans: a

What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
 Ans: b

 Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
 Ans: b, c

Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”,”and”,”when” and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
 Ans: d

 What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
 Ans: d

 How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
 Ans: c

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b.         Yahoo Directory

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?            c.         Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

Question: What is Keyword Density?
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.No

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

Question:  What is Anchor Text?
c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b.No

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Pagejacking

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.Yes

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b.Flux

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
e.All of the above

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Question: State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
a.True

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
a.Hiding text on the webpage

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
d.None of the above

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.
b.False

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.The number of websites that link to it
b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.The number of pages in the website
d.The quality of websites that link to it

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d.Stop words

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
b.Loading pages with irrelevant links
c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a.It is a form of XML

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a.Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d.ofive or more keywords per page

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
a.Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b.Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:
d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d.Google Trends

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.True

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c.Grey hat techniques

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
d.Meta Search Engines

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c.They are voluntary in nature

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b.They are also called link farms

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d.Stemming

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

Question1:
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
c. The number of pages in the website

Question2:
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
b.     It refers to the importance attached to getting the right keyword density

Question3:
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d.     Stop words

Question4:
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
 a.     Yes

Question5:
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c.     It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question6:
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b.     Flux

Question7:
Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
c.     66

Question8:
While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
d.     By letting you know the percentage of users who left your website within 10 seconds of viewing the first page

Question9:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
        c.  If the meta description is not included, the search engines will use the meta keywords for information

Question10:
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
b.     modify the page contents, make them useful and relevant to the human users, and request Google to reconsider your site.

Question11:
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
 b.   Filling your pages with keywords, whether relevant to the page content or not

Question12:
Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.     No

Question13:
State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.     True

Question14:
All major search engines are case sensitive.
a.     True

Question15:
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
c.     Hybrid Search Engines       

 Question16:
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
b.     A website that provides free content for the related keywords       

Question17:
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b.     A website that provides free content for the related keywords       

Question18:
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
      b.     False       

Question19:
What is Keyword Density?
d.     The number of times the keyword is used in the page title       

Question20:
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
d.     The website ranks in the first 20% of all websites indexed by the search engine for its most important search terms       

Question21:
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
b.     Visitorjacking       

Question22:
Google gives priority to themed inbound links.
a.     True       

Question23:
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
c.     It helps to sort the documents that Google has retrieved       

 Question24:
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b.     Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content   

Question25:
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
b.     Dilating       

Question26:
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
d.     They contain numerous inbound links       

Question27:
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
c.     Hiding the keywords within the webpage       

Question28:
What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
d.     More than 3 months       

Question29:
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
c.     Google Traffic Estimator       

Question30:
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
c.     The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)       

Question31:
What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b.     It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page       

Question32:
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
b.     Linking to a page inconsistently does not affect the way Google views the page/s. Examples of inconsistent linking could be

http/www.expertrating.com/page/ and http://www.expertrating.com/page and http://www.expertrating.com/page/index.htm       

Question33:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c.     They are voluntary in nature       

Question34:
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
d.     Submitting new pages of your website at http://www.google.com/addurl.html as soon as they are online, helps to speed up indexing       

Question35:
Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine result pages?
d.     Combing       

Question36:
Implementing a 301 Permanent Redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO perspective.
a.     True
b.     False
the answer is:       

Question37:
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.     Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic       

Question38:
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.     Yes       

Question39:
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c.     Grey hat techniques       

Question40:
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
d.     Optimizing five or more keywords per page

1. If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a. 20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

2.  10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.
b. 30 percent
3.  Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

4.  What does the 301 server response code signify?
b. Moved Permanently

5.  If you enter ‘Help site:www.go4expert.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.go4expert.com

6.  What is Anchor Text?
c. It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

7.  Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

8.  What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b. Flux

9.  Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b. No

10.  Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

11.  What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

12.  What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques

13.  Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

14.  Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

15.  What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

16.  Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

17.  What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
c. RSD (realtime synonym detection)

18.  What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page

19.  Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a. It is a form of XML

20.  Which of the following statements are correct with regard to using javascript within the web pages?
b. Search engines cannot read Javascript
c. It is a good idea to shift the Javascript into a separate file

21.  Which of the following options are correct regarding the Keyword Effectiveness Index (KEI) of a particular keyword?
c. It is directly proportional to the chances of the keyword ranking on the first page of the Google search results

22.  What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d. Pagejacking

23.  Which of the following search engines offers a popular list of the top 50 most searched keywords?
d. Lycos

24.  Which of the following search engines or directories provides the main search results for AOL?
c. Google

25.  Which of the following can be termed as appropriate Keyword Density?
c. 3-4%

26.  The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

27.  What is Keyword Density?
a. The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page

28.  Which of the following are examples of agents?
a. Internet Explorer
b. Search engine spiders
c. Opera

29.  If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
a. Yes

30.  Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

31.  Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a. Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

32.  Google gives priority to themed in-bound links.
a. True

33.  Which of the following methods can help you get around the Google Sandbox?
a. Buying an old Website and getting it ranked

34.  A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enables search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

35.  Which of the following options describes the correct meaning of MouseTrapping?
d. The web browser trick, which attempts to keep a visitor captive at on a website

36.  What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
b. 3 weeks
c. 2 months

37.  All major search engines are case sensitive.
b. False
39.  How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

40.  Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c. Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink

3. What will happen it you type the words ‘Certification –Networking’ in the Google search box?
d. Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

4. Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d. Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

5. Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b. Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

8. Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within the webpage?
b. Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

9. Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a. Yes

1.        If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a. 20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

2.        10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.
b. 30 percent

3.Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

4.What does the 301 server response code signify?
b. Moved Permanently

5.If you enter ‘Help site:www.go4expert.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.go4expert.com

6. What is Anchor Text?
c. It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

7. Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

8.What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b. Flux

9. Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
a. Yes

10. Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

11.What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

12.      What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
a. Red hat techniques

13.      Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

14.      Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

15.      What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

16.      Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

17.      What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d. Stemming

18.      What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page

19.      Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a. It is a form of XML

20.      Which of the following statements are correct with regard to using javascript within the web pages?
c. It is a good idea to shift the Javascript into a separate file
d. Most of the search engines are unable to read links within Javascript code

21.      Which of the following options are correct regarding the Keyword Effectiveness Index (KEI) of a particular keyword?
a. It is directly proportional to the popularity of the keyword
b. It is inversely proportional to the competiton for the keyword

22.      What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d. Pagejacking

23.      Which of the following search engines offers a popular list of the top 50 most searched keywords?
d. Lycos

24.      Which of the following search engines or directories provides the main search results for AOL?
c. Google

25.      Which of the following can be termed as appropriate Keyword Density?
c. 3-4%

26.      The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

27.      What is Keyword Density?
d. The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

28.      Which of the following are examples of agents?
b. Search engine spiders

29.      If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b. No

30.      Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

31.      Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a. Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

32.      Google gives priority to themed in-bound links.
a. True

33.      Which of the following methods can help you get around the Google Sandbox?
a. Buying an old Website and getting it ranked

34.      A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enables search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

35.      Which of the following options describes the correct meaning of MouseTrapping?
d. The web browser trick, which attempts to keep a visitor captive at on a website

36.      What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
d. More than 3 months

37.      All major search engines are case sensitive.
b. False

38.      Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
e. Use less than 30 images or graphics per page

39.      How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

40.      Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c. Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink
1.If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a. 20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine
2.10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.
b. 30 percent

3.Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. Quality back links gives higher page rank

4.What does the 301 server response code signify?
b. Moved Permanently

5.If you enter ‘Help site:www.go4expert.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.go4expert.com

6.   What is Anchor Text?
c. It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

7.Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

8.What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b. Flux

9.Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b. No

10.Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

11.What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

12.What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques

13.Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

14.Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

15.What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

16.Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

17.What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
c. RSD (realtime synonym detection)

18.What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page

19.Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a. It is a form of XML

20.Which of the following statements are correct with regard to using javascript within the web pages?
b. Search engines cannot read Javascript
c. It is a good idea to shift the Javascript into a separate file

21.Which of the following options are correct regarding the Keyword Effectiveness Index (KEI) of a particular keyword?
a. It is directly proportional to the popularity of the keyword
b. It is inversely proportional to the competiton for the keyword

22.What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d. Pagejacking

23.Which of the following search engines offers a popular list of the top 50 most searched keywords?
d. Lycos

24.Which of the following search engines or directories provides the main search results for AOL?
c. Google

25.Which of the following can be termed as appropriate Keyword Density?
c. 3-4%

26.The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

27.What is Keyword Density?
a. The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page

28.Which of the following are examples of agents?
a. Internet Explorer
b. Search engine spiders
c. Opera

29.If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
a. Yes

30.Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

31.Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a. Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

32.Google gives priority to themed in-bound links.
a. True

33.Which of the following methods can help you get around the Google Sandbox?
a. Buying an old Website and getting it ranked

34.A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enables search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

35.Which of the following options describes the correct meaning of MouseTrapping?
d. The web browser trick, which attempts to keep a visitor captive at on a website

36.What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
c. 2 months (2 to 3 months)

37.All major search engines are case sensitive.
b. False

38.Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
c. If the site map is larger than 100 or so links, you should break the site map into separate pages

39.How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

40.Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c. Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink

Q: If you enter help site: http://www.expertrating.com in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

Ans: d

Q: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word actor will also show search result for related words such as actress, acting or act?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
Ans: c

Q: State whether true or false.
The yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
Ans: a

Q: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
Ans: a

Q: Which of the following statements about the Google sitemaps are correct?
Ans: a

Q: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
Ans: c

Q: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
Ans: d

Q: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique, what does it involve?
Ans: b

Q: Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
Ans: c

Q: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
Ans: c

Q: Google gives priority to themed inbound links.
Ans: a

Q: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description Meta tag?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
Ans: c

Q: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
Ans: b

Q: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword ‘sigma’?
Ans: d

Q: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
Ans: a

Q: What does the 302 server response code signify?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
Ans: a

Q: Implementing a 301 permanent redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO?
Ans: a

Q: If you search for the term “iq” test in the word tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
Ans: b

Q: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
Ans: c

Q: All major search engines are case sensitive.
Ans: b

Q: Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine results?
Ans: a

Q: A Hallway Page is used to:
Ans: d

Q: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what actions does Google recommend being penalized?
Ans: c

Q: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
Ans: b

Q: Google displays up to _______ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
Ans: d

Q: What is anchor text?
Ans: c

Q: ______ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
Ans: d

Q: What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following statement about RSS is correct?
Ans: a

Q: Which black hat SEO technique is characterized by a method to deceive search engine, by detecting the search engine “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search result for yahoo?
Ans: b

Q: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
Ans: a

Q: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
Ans: b

Q:Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
Ans: b, c

Q: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”,”and”,”when” and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
Ans: d

Q: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans: d
Q: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
Ans: c

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b. Yahoo Directory

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
c. Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

Question: What is Keyword Density?
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.No

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

Question: What is Anchor Text?
c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b.No

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Pagejacking

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.Yes

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search
engine results in between major updates?
b.Flux

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
e.All of the above

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Question: State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
a.True

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
a.Hiding text on the webpage

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
d.None of the above

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.
a.True

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.The number of websites that link to it
b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.The number of pages in the website
d.The quality of websites that link to it

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d.Stop words

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
b.Loading pages with irrelevant links
c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a.It is a form of XML

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. five or more keywords per page

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
d. it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
a. Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b. Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
d. It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.  True

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d. It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
d. Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c. It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b. Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
d. Meta Search Engines

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
ANS: D

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d. Stemming

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
a. There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

Question: 54
What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

Question: 1
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b.Yahoo Directory
       
Question: 2
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a.If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version
       
Question: 3
What is Keyword Density?
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
       
Question: 4
Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

Question: 5
Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.No

Question: 6
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines
       
Question: 7
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

Question:  8
What is Anchor Text?
c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page
       
Question: 9
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b.No

Question: 10
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Pagejacking 

Question:  11
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.Yes
       
Question:  12
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b.Flux
       
Question: 13
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Question:  14
Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
e.All of the above

Question:  15
Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
d.80

Question: 16
What does the 302 server response code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved
       
Question: 17
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Question: 18
State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
a.True
Ans: A

Question: 19
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text
       
Question: 20
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines
       
Question:  21
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic
       
Question: 22
Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

Question:  23
Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
a.Hiding text on the webpage
       
Question:  24
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
b.If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few
       
Question: 25
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
d.None of the above

Question:  26
All major search engines are case sensitive.
b.False

Question:  27
While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page
       
Question:  28
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.The number of websites that link to it
b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.The number of pages in the website
d.The quality of websites that link to it

Question:  29
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d.Stop words

Question:  30
Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
b.Loading pages with irrelevant links
c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

Question:  31
Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a.It is a form of XML

Question:  32
_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Question: 33
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a.Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d.Optimizing five or more keywords per page

Question:  34
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Question:35
Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
a.Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b.Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

Question:  36
A Hallway Page is used to:
d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Question:  37
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
e.WordTracker

Question:  38
How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

Question:  39
State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.True

Question:  40
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Question:  41
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Question:  42
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question:  43
Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

 Question:  44
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c.Grey hat techniques

Question:  45
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

Question:  46
The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

 Question:  47
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
d.Meta Search Engines

Question:  48
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c.They are voluntary in nature

Question:  49
What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

Question:   50
If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

Question: 51
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b.They are also called link farms

Question:  52
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d.Stemming

Question:  53
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

Question:
What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
d. More than 3 months

Question:
 Implementing a 301 Permanent Redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO perspective.
a. True
       
Question:
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines
       
Question:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature
       
Question:
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d. It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Question:
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version
       
Question:
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

Question:
_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d. The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Question:
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms
       
Question:
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d. Stop words

Question:
How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website
       
Question:
The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page
       
Question:
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques
       
Question:
Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
a. Having a clear hierarchy and text links
       
What is Keyword Density?
d. The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
       
Question:
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d. Stemming
       
Question:
10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ click through rate.
c.more than 30%

Question:
What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
b. Google will find all the web pages containing the words “Certification” and “Networking”
       
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b.Yahoo Directory
       
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a.If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version
       
What is Keyword Density?
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e.The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on the page

Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized
       
Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.No

What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines
       
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
       
What is Anchor Text?
c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page
       
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b.No

What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Pagejacking

Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.Yes
       
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b.Flux
       
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
e.All of the above

Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
d.    80

What does the 302 server response code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved
       
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

state whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
a.True
       
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text
       
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines
       
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic
       
Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink
       
Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
a.Hiding text on the webpage
       
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
b.If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few
       
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
d.None of the above

All major search engines are case sensitive.
b.    False

While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page
       
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.The number of websites that link to it
b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.The number of pages in the website
d.The quality of websites that link to it

Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
a.Barrier words
b.Non-indexable words
c.Slow words
d.Stop words

Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
b.Loading pages with irrelevant links
c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes
d.Registering misspellings of well-known websites

Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a.It is a form of XML
       
_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a.Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d.Optimizing five or more keywords per page

If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:a.   
a. Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b.Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

A Hallway Page is used to:
d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
e.WordTracker

How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website
Ans: C

Question:  39
State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.True
Ans: A

Question:  40
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Question: 
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Question: 
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question: 
Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site
       
Question: 
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c.Grey hat techniques

Question: 
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content
       
Question: 
The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page
   
Question:
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
d.Meta Search Engines

Question: 
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c.They are voluntary in nature
       
Question: 
What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

Question: 
If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com
       
Question:
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b.They are also called link farms
       
Question: 
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d.Stemming
       
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine
       
Question: 54
What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries
       
1. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is performed by the link Operator?
c. It shows all the pages that point to that URL (Answer)

2. Which black hat SEO techniques is characterized by a method to deceive search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
d. Cloaking (Answer)

3. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?
b. Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents (Answer)

4. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together. (Answer)

5. Which of the following factors does Google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords) (Answer)

6. What is keyword density?
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page. (Answer)

7. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?
b.They are also called Link Farms (Answer)

8. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d* Page Jacking (Answer)

9. What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page ranking?
d.* More than 3 months (Answer)

10. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword (Answer) A & D
d.Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check) (Answer)*

11. Google displays up to ———————— characters of a web pages title tag
a.*56
b.60 (Answer)* B & C
c.66 (Answer)

12. Which of the following fact about Alexa are correct
a.*Alexa provides free data on relative website visitors traffic (Answer)

13. What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word “actor” will also show search result for related word such as actress, acting or
act?
d.Stemming (Answer)

14.Do search engine such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates
a* Yes (Answer)

15. Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the “Relevancy” perspective.
b.*A website that provides Free content for related keywords (Answer)

16. Which of the following website design guideline has been recommended by Google?

a. Having a clear hierarchy and text links (Answer)

17. What is the main reason for the effectiveness of Optimizing a web page towards a long tails keyword search? Recheck
d. There are fewer website that have targeted such keyword’s (Answer)

18 Which of the following statement is correct with regards to the images within a web page?
b. Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text (Answer)

19. What does the 302 server Response Code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved (Answer)

20. State whether the following statement is true or false.
A sitemap provide a list of natural links to user accessible pages on a website
b. *False (Answer)

What is Keyword Density?
Ans— Number of repeats of the keyword / total number of words on the page * 100 = Keyword Density

What will happen if you type the words “Certification- Networking” in the Google search box?
c.Google will find all the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together

While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?

a.It should be about 50 characters in length
b.The description should not contain the keywords
c.If the meta description is not included, the search engines will use the meta keywords for information
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages
Which of the following statements about search engine optimization are correct.

a.Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b.Website with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
c.Search engine robots follow the first link they find to any particular page and they do not follow additional links to the same page
d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

State whether the following statement is true or false?
A Sitemap provide a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.True

Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google Page Rank?
d. The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

If a website’s search engine saturation with respect toa particular search engine in 20%,what does it mean?
b. Only 20% of the pages of the website will be indeed by the search engine

Which black hat SEO techniques is characterized by a method to deceive search engine , by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code then the HTML actually served to users?
c.Slightingd.Cloaking

While optimization your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic. How does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
d. There are fewer website that have targeted such keywords

Implementing 301 Permanent Redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO perspective.

a. True

Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
a. It is advantageous if your web server supports the If-Modified-Since HTTP header
b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of
them few

What will the following robots.txt file do?
•    User-agent: Googlebot
•    Disallow:/*?
•    User-agent: scooter
•    Disallow:
•    a. It will allow Google to crawl any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also allow the altavista scooter hot to access every page
•    b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages It will also disallow the altavista scooter hot from accessing any page
•    c. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will allow the altavista scooter bot to access every page
•    d. None of the ahove
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
a. Trafficjacking
b. Visitorjacking
c. Viewjacking
d. Pagejacking
The following robots Meta tag directs the search engine bots:
•    a. Not to index the homepage and not to follow the links in the page
•    b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page
•    c. To index the page and not to follow the links in the page
•    d. Not to index the page but to follow the links in the page
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
•    a. Increasing the keyword density on the web pages
•    b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines
•    c. Hiding the keywords within the webpage
•    d. Creating multiple pages and hiding them from the website visitors
What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
•    A. 1 week
•    B. 3 weeks
•    C. 2 months
•    D More than 3 months
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer?
ANS: c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines.
some words, when following by a colon, have special meaning to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

c. It shows all the pages that point to that URl
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
a. Images cannot be spider by the search engines
b. Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text
c. Images should always be kept close to the top of a webpage
d. Image maps should be used while including the images
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably the “Relevancy’ perspective?

b. A website offering free content for the related keywords

Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b. The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c. The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme ( or keywords)
d. None of the above

difficult one that last one, Google loves inbound links and frequently updated content, number of pages, dumb question that as the page could be about the rare spotted pink rhino beetle that I just found in my bathroom, probably have to go for “d’ on that one given the options.
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a. Yes
b. No

Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
c. Creating a page which serves a different content to the search engine bots and different to human users

Question 
Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
d. Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page

Question
Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
d.Cloaking

Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?
b.Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents (ans)

      What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?
c.Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together. (ans)

Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

What is keyword density?
e.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page. (ans)

Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?
d.They contain numerous inbound links

What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Page Jacking

What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?
d. More than 3 months

Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?
c. It shows all the pages that point to that url

1.  If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a. 20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

2.  10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.
b. 30 percent

3.  Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

4.  What does the 301 server response code signify?
b. Moved Permanently

5.  If you enter ‘Help site:www.go4expert.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.go4expert.com

6.  What is Anchor Text?
c. It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

7.  Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

8.  What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b. Flux

9.  Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b. No

10.  Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

11.  What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

12.  What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques

13.  Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

14.  Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

15.  What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

16.  Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

17.  What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
c. RSD (realtime synonym detection)

18.  What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page

19.  Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a. It is a form of XML

20.  Which of the following statements are correct with regard to using javascript within the web pages?
b. Search engines cannot read Javascript
c. It is a good idea to shift the Javascript into a separate file

21.  Which of the following options are correct regarding the Keyword Effectiveness Index (KEI) of a particular keyword?
c. It is directly proportional to the chances of the keyword ranking on the first page of the Google search results

22.  What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d. Pagejacking

23.  Which of the following search engines offers a popular list of the top 50 most searched keywords?
d. Lycos

24.  Which of the following search engines or directories provides the main search results for AOL?
c. Google

25.  Which of the following can be termed as appropriate Keyword Density?
c. 3-4%

26.  The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

27.  What is Keyword Density?
a. The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page

28.  Which of the following are examples of agents?
a. Internet Explorer
b. Search engine spiders
c. Opera

29.  If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
a. Yes

30.  Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

31.  Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a. Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

32.  Google gives priority to themed in-bound links.
a. True

33.  Which of the following methods can help you get around the Google Sandbox?
a. Buying an old Website and getting it ranked

34.  A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enables search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

35.  Which of the following options describes the correct meaning of MouseTrapping?
d. The web browser trick, which attempts to keep a visitor captive at on a website

36.  What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
b. 3 weeks
c. 2 months

37.  All major search engines are case sensitive.
b. False

39.  How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?

c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

40.  Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c. Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink

Question:
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
Ans:B

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?                                                            
Ana:c

Question: What is Keyword Density?
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
Ans: A

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
Ans: B
Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
Ans: C

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
Ans: A,B,C

Question:  What is Anchor Text?
Ans: C

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
Ans:B

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
Ans: D

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
Ans: A

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
Ans: B

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
Ans: B

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
Ans: E

Question: Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.

a.56
b.60
c.66
d.80

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
Ans: D

Question: State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
Ans: A

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
Ans: B

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
Ans: B

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
ANS: A

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
Ans: C

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
Ans:  A

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
Ans: B

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
Ans: D

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.
Ans: B

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
Ans: B

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
Ans: A,B,C,D

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
Ans: B,C

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
Ans: A

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
ANS: A, D

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
Ans:  D

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
Ans: A, B, D

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
Ans: D

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
Ans: C

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
Ans: A

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans:  D

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
Ans: D

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
ANS:  C

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
ANS:  A

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
ANS: C

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
ANS: B

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
ANS:  B

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
ANS:  D

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
ANS: C

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
ANS: D

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
ANS: B

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
ANS: B

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
ANS: D

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
ANS: A

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
ANS:A

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search
results for Yahoo?
  Ans:  B

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
  Ana:c

Question: What is Keyword Density?
  Ans: D

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
   Ans: A

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
Ans: B

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
 Ans: C

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
Ans: A,B,C

Question:  What is Anchor Text?
Ans: C

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
 Ans:B

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
  Ans: D

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
 Ans: A

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
  Ans: B

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
 Ans: B

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
  Ans: E

Question: Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
c.66(ans)

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?
  Ans: D

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
  Ans: D

Question: State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
   Ans: A

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
  Ans: B

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
  Ans: B

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
 ANS: A

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
 Ans: C

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
Ans:  A

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
     Ans: B

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
   Ans: D

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.
  Ans: B

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
Ans: B

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
Ans: A,B,C,D

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
Ans: B,C

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
  Ans: A

 Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
   Ans: D

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
 ANS: A, D

 Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
Ans:  D

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
  Ans: A, B, D

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:
  Ans: D

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
 Ans: D

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
  Ans: C

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
  Ans: A

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans:  D

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
Ans: D

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
ANS:  C

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
  ANS:  A

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
  ANS: C

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
ANS: B

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
 ANS:  B

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
ANS:  D

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
ANS: C

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
  ANS: D

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
ANS: B

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
ANS: B

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
ANS: D

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
ANS: A

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
ANS:A

What is Keyword Density?
e. The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on the page(ans)

What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
 User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
c.  It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will allow the altavista scooter bot to access every page(ans)

What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank? b.  3 weeks(ans)
    
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?   
Ans: A

Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:   
Ans: A

Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?   
Ans: B

What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?   
Ans: C
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?   
Ans: C

What is Anchor Text?   
Ans: C
       
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
Ans: B
       
Question 
Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
d.Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page

Question
Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
Ans: D

Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?
Ans: B

 What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?
Ans: C

Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
ans: C

What is keyword density?
Ans: E

Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?
Ans: B

What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
Ans: D

What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?
ans: D

question
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?
Ans: C

Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
Ans:  B

Question: 2
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
A

Question: 3
What is Keyword Density?
Ans: D

Question: 4
Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
Ans: A

Question: 5
Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
Ans: B

Question: 6
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
 Ans: C

Question: 7
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
Ans: A,B,C

Question:  8
What is Anchor Text?
Ans: C

Question: 9
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
B

Question: 10
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
Ans: D

Question:  11
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
Ans: A

Question:  12
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
Ans: B

Question: 13
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
Ans: B

Question:  14
Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
Ans: E

Question:  15
Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
Ans: A

Question: 16
What does the 302 server response code signify?
Ans: D

Question: 17
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
Ans: D

Question: 18
State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
Ans: A

Question: 19
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
Ans: B

Question: 20
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
Ans: B

Question:  21
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
ANS: A

Question: 22
Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
Ans: C

Question:  23
Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
Ans:  A

 Question:  24
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
Ans: B

 Question: 25
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
Ans: D

 Question:  26
All major search engines are case sensitive.
Ans: B

 Question:  27
While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
Ans: B

 Question:  28
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
Ans: A,B,C,D

 Question:  29
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
Ans: D

 Question:  30
Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
Ans: B,C

 Question:  31
Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
Ans: A
 Question:  32
_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
Ans: D

 Question: 33
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
ANS: A, D

 Question:  34
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
Ans:  D

 Question:  35
Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
Ans: A, B, D

 Question:  36
A Hallway Page is used to:
Ans: D

Question:
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
Ans: D

Question:
How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
Ans: C

Question:
State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
Ans: A

Question:
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans: D

Question:
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
Ans: D

Question:
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
ANS: C

Question:
Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
ANS: A

Question:
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
ANS: C

Question:
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
ANS: B

Question:
The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
ANS: B

Question:
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
ANS:  D

Question:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
ANS: C

Question:
What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
ANS: D

Question:
If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
ANS: B

Question:
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
ANS: B

Question:
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
ANS: D

Question:
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
ANS: A

Question:
What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
ANS: A

Question: 1
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory
search results for Yahoo?

Ans:  B
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 2
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?

Ans: A
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 3
What is Keyword Density?
Ans: D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 4
Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
Ans: A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 5
Are RSS / Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
Ans: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 6
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
Ans: C
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 7
Which of the following factors does Google take into account
while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
Ans: A,B,C
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  8
What is Anchor Text?
Ans: C
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 9
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword
suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches
for the term “iq”?
Ans: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 10
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties
in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
Ans: D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  11
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking
the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
Ans: A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  12
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search
engine results in between major updates?
Ans: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 13
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing
to authority websites?
Ans: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  14
Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
Ans: E
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 16
What does the 302 server response code signify?
Ans: D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 17
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
Ans: D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 18
State whether true or false.The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
Ans: A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 19
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
Ans: B
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 20
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
Ans: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  21
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
ANS: A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 22
Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
Ans: C
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  23
Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
Ans:  A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  24
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
Ans: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 25
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
Ans: D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  26
All major search engines are case sensitive.
Ans: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  27
While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
Ans: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  28
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
Ans: A,B,C,D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  29
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
Ans: D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  30
Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
Ans: B,C
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  31
Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
Ans: A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  32
_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
Ans: D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 33
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
ANS: A, D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  34
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past.
Ans:  D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  35
Which of the following statements about search engine optimizationtechniques are correct:
Ans: A, B, D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  36
A Hallway Page is used to:
Ans: D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  37
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
Ans: D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  38
How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
Ans: C
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  39
State whether the following statement is true or false.A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
Ans: A
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  40
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans:  D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  34
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past.
Ans:  D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  35
Which of the following statements about search engine optimizationtechniques are correct:
Ans: A, B, D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  36
A Hallway Page is used to:
Ans: D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  37
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
Ans: D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  38
How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
Ans: C
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  39
State whether the following statement is true or false.A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
Ans: A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  40
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans:  D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  41
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
Ans: D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  42
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

ANS:  C
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  43
Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?

ANS:  A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  44
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?

ANS: C
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  45
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.

ANS: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  46
The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:

ANS:  B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  47
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.

ANS:  D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  48
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?

ANS: C
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  49
What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?

ANS: D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:   50
If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

ANS: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 51
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?

ANS: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  52
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?

ANS: D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  53
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?

ANS: A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 54
What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?

ANS:   A

 

 

Ques 01 : State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.

a.True

b.False

Ques 02 : All major search engines are case sensitive.

a.True

b.False

Ques 03 : State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.

a.True

b.False

Ques 04 : While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?

a.True

b.False

Ques 05 : Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?

a.Yes

b.No

Ques 06 : If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?

a.Yes

b.No

Ques 07 : Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?

a.Yes

b.No

Ques 08 : Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?

a.Windows Live

b.Yahoo Directory

c.Google

d.Wikipedia

e. DMOZ

Ques 9 :Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?

a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

b. Linking to a page inconsistently does not affect the way Google views the page/s. Examples of inconsistent linking could be http://www.expertrating.com/page/ and http://www.expertrating.com/page and http://www.expertrating.com/page/index.htm

c. Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

d. Placeholders for pages which do not have content are never viewed as duplicate content by Google

Ques 10:   What is Keyword Density?

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page

b. The number of times the keyword is used X (MULTIPLIED BY) the total word count on page

c. The number of times the keyword is used in the page description

d. The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

e. The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on the page

Ques 11 : Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:

a. Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

b. It is possible to create and submit specialized Sitemaps to Google for Video and Mobile content

c. The Sitemap acceptable to Google follows an XML format

Ques 12 : What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?

a. It refers to the fact that the importance of choosing high traffic keywords leads to the best return on investment

b. It refers to the importance attached to getting the right keyword density

c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

d. It refers to the fact that the keywords in bold font are given priority by the search engines

Ques 13 : Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the content of the website is updated

b. The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website

c. The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

d. None of the above

Ques 14 : What is Anchor Text?

a. It is the main body of text on a particular web page

b. It is the text within the left or top panel of a web page

c. It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

d. It is the most prominent text on the page that the search engines use to assign a title to the page

Ques 15 : What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a. Trafficjacking

b. Visitorjacking

c. Viewjacking

d. Pagejacking

Ques 16 : What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?

a.Waves

b. Flux

c. Shuffling

d. Swaying

Ques 17 : Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?

a. http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.asp?examnum=243&examtype=244

b. http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.asp?examnum=243

c. http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.asp

d. http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.html

e. All of the above

Ques 18 : Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.

a. 56

b. 60

c. 66

d. 80

Ques 19 : What does the 302 server response code signify?

a. It signifies conflict, too many people wanted the same file at the same time

b. The page has been permanently removed

c. The method you are using to access the file is not allowed

d. The page has temporarily moved

e. What you requested is just too big to process

Ques 20 : Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?

a. It should be about 50 characters in length

b. The description should not contain the keywords

c. If the meta description is not included, the search engines will use the meta keywords for information

d. Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Ques 21 : Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?

a. Images cannot be spidered by the search engines

b. Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

c. Images should always be kept close to the top of a webpage

d. Image maps should be used while including the images

Ques 22 : Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?

a. Increasing the keyword density on the web pages

b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

c. Hiding the keywords within the webpage

d. Creating multiple pages and hiding them from the website visitors

Ques 23 : Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?

a. Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

b. Alexa and Quantcast provide information on visitor household incomes

c. Alexa is biased towards US based traffic

d. Quantcast only tracks people who have installed the Quantcast toolbar

Ques 24 : Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?

a. The text of the paid links should state the words “paid text link” for Google to identify it as a paid link

b. Only Paid text links to non profit websites should be accepted

c. Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

d. Paid links should be disclosed through the “index=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

Ques 25 : Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?

a. Hiding text on the webpage

b. Stuffing keywords on the webpage

c. Linking to sites banned by Google

d. None of the above

Ques 26 : Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?

a. It is advantageous if your web server supports the If-Modified-Since HTTP header

b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

c. Avoid using robots.txt to prevent crawling of search results pages or other auto-generated pages, even if they don’t add much value for users coming from search engines

d. Submitting new pages of your website at http://www.google.com/addurl.html as soon as they are online, helps to speed up indexing

Ques 27 : Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?

a. Creating a subdomain with the hottest keyword and creating duplicate copies of existing pages on it

b.Filling your pages with keywords, whether relevant to the page content or not

c. Creating a page which serves a different content to the search engine bots and different to human users

d. None of the above

Ques 28 : While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?

a. By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then went on to visit additional pages

b. By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

c. By letting you know the percentage of users who decided to go back to the source from where they found your website

d. By letting you know the percentage of users who left your website within 10 seconds of viewing the first page

Ques 29 : Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?

a. The number of websites that link to it

b. The number of pages of the website indexed by Google

c. The number of pages in the website

d. The quality of websites that link to it

Ans: A,B,C,D

Ques 30 : Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?

a. Barrier words

b. Non-indexable words

c. Slow words

d. Stop words

Ques 31 : Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?

a. Using automated website submission software

b. Loading pages with irrelevant links

c. Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

d. Registering misspellings of well-known websites

Ans: B,C

Ques 32 : _________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.

a. The sitemap

b. The contact page

c. The home page

d. The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Ques 33 : Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?

a. It is a form of XML

b. It stands for Realtime streamlined syndication

c. It is a good way of displaying static information

d. It is a Microsoft technology

Ques 34 : Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword

b. Targeting the highest searched keywords only

c. Copying competitor keywords

d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

Ques 35 : If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.

a. abandon and close your website permanently.

b. modify the page contents, make them useful and relevant to the human users, and request Google to reconsider your site.

c. start a PPC campaign to get your site included in the sponsored results.

d. it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Ques 36 : Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:

a. Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword

b. Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines

c. search engine robots follow the first link they find to any particular page and they do not follow additional links to the same page

d. It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

Ques 37 : A Hallway Page is used to:

a. Attract visitors from the search engines straight onto the Hallway Page

b. Organize the Doorway Pages

c. Help people navigate to different Doorway Pages

d. Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Ques 38 : Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?

a. Yahoo Search Term Suggestion Tool

b. Alexa

c. Google Traffic Estimator

d. Google Trends

e. WordTracker

Ques 39 : How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?

a. Site maps help the search engine editorial staff to quickly go through a website, hence ensuring quicker placement

b. Google gives credit to the websites having site maps. The GoogleBot looks for the keyword or title “Site Map” on the home page of a website.

c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

d. None of the above

Ques 40 : What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?

a. It helps to retrieve web pages from the world wide web

b. It helps to gather information from other search engines

c. It helps to sort the documents that Google has retrieved

d. It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Ques 41 : Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?

a. The website offering products and services to the visitors country

b. A website that provides free content for the related keywords

c. Hidden keywords on the home page matching the search term

d. Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Ques 42 : Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

a. It shows all the outbound links from the URL

b. It shows how many pages of the site Yahoo is pointing to

c. It shows all the pages that point to that URL

d. It shows URLs with broken links

Ques 43 : Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?

a. The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

b. The subject matter of the site providing the inbound link to a page of a web site

c. The text used to describe the inbound link to a page of a web site

d. The number of outbound links on the page that contains the inbound link to a page of a web site

Ques 44 : What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?

a. Red hat techniques

b. Silver hat techniques

c. Grey hat techniques

d. Shady hat techniques

Ques 45 : Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.

a. Because they will not lead to fresh traffic

b. Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

c. Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting

d. Because people could turn up claiming copy right infringement

Ques 46 : The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>

a. Not to index the homepage and not to follow the links in the page

b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

c. To index the page and not to follow the links in the page

d. Not to index the page but to follow the links in the page

Ques 47 : _____________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.

a. Crawler-based Search Engines

b. Human-Powered Directories

c. Hybrid Search Engines

d. Meta Search Engines

Ques 48 : Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?

a. They are two way links (reciprocal links)

b. They are from authority websites

c. They are voluntary in nature

d. They are from .edu or .gov extension websites

Ques 49 : What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?

a. Google will find the web pages about Certification and also containing the word “Networking”

b. Google will find all the web pages containing the words “Certification” and “Networking”

c. Google will find all the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together

d. Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

Ques 50 : If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

a. It will open up the Google help pages applicable to http://www.expertrating.com

b. It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

c. It will only find page titles about help within http://www.expertrating.com

d. It will direct you to the request page for re-indexing of http://www.expertrating.com

Ques 51 : Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?

a. They are greatly beneficial to SEO

b. They are also called link farms

c. They are paid listings

d. They contain numerous inbound links

Ques 52 : What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?

a. Spreading

b. Dilating

c. RSD (real time synonym detection)

d. Stemming

e. Branching

Ques 53 : If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?

a. 20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

b. Only 20% of the pages of the website will be indexed by the search engine

c. 20% of the websites pages will never be indexed

d. The website ranks in the first 20% of all websites indexed by the search engine for its most important search terms

Ques 54 : What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?

a. There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

b. Search engines often pass on long tail searches to lesser known and new websites

c. Search engines do not pass on long tail search traffic to websites that rank high for shorter keyword searches

d. There are fewer websites that have targeted such keywords

 

 

1. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?

a. it shows all the outbound links from the url
b. It shows how many pages of the site yahoo is pointing to
c*It shows all the pages that point to that url

d. It show url’s with broken links

2. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?

a.Coaling
b.Foisting
c.Slighting
d*Cloaking

3. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b*Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents

c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.because people could turn up claiming copyright infirigement

4. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?

a.Google will find the web pages about “certification” and also containing the word “networking”
b.Google will find ALL the web pages containing the word word “Certification” and “Networking”
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together.
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

5. Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the contents of the website is updated
b. the number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

d. None of the above

6. What is keyword density?

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on page – (minus) the total words in HTML on the page
b.The number of times the keyword is used x (multiply by) the total word count on page.
c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page.

7. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b.They are also called Link Farms
c.They are Paid Listings
d*They contain numerous inbound links

8. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a.Traffic jacking
b.Visitors Jacking
c.View Jacking
d* Page Jacking

9. What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?

a.1 week
b. 3 weeks
c. 1 month
d.* More than 3 months

10. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword, A & D
b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.Copying competitor keywords
d.Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check)

11. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?

a. it shows all the outbound links from the url
b. It shows how many pages of the site yahoo is pointing to
c. It shows all the pages that point to that url
d. It show url’s with broken links

12. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?

a.Coaling
b.Foisting
c.Slighting
d*Cloaking

13. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b*Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents
c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.because people could turn up claiming copyright infirigement

14. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?

a.Google will find the web pages about “certification” and also containing the word “networking”
b.Google will find ALL the web pages containing the word word “Certification” and “Networking”
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together.

d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

15. Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the contents of the website is updated
b. the number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

d. None of the above

16. What is keyword density?

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on page – (minus) the total words in HTML on the page
b.The number of times the keyword is used x (multiply by) the total word count on page.
c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page.

17. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b*They are also called Link Farms
c.They are Paid Listings
d*They contain numerous inbound links

18. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a.Traffic jacking
b.Visitors Jacking
c.View Jacking
d* Page Jacking

19. What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?

a.1 week
b. 3 weeks
c. 1 month
d.* More than 3 months

20. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword (ans) A & D
b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.Copying competitor keywords
d*Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check)

21. Google displays up to ———————— characters of a web pages title tag

a.56
b.60 * B & C
c.66
d.80

22. Which of the following fact about Alexa are correct?

a.*Alexa provides free data on relative website visitors traffic
b. Alexa and Quancast provide information on visitors household income
c.Alexa is baised towards US based traffic
d.Quantcast only track people who have installed the quantcast toolbar

23. What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word “actor” will aslo show search result for related word such as actress, acting or act?

a.Spreading
b.Dilating
c.RSD (real time synonyms detection)
d.Stemming
e.Branching

24.Do search engine such as google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates

a* Yes
b No

25. Which of the following conditions will google treat favorably from the “Relevancy” perspective.

a.The website offering product and services to the visitors country
b.*A website that provides Free content for related keywords
c.Hidden keywords on the homepage matching search term
d.Image alt tag on the homepage matching search term

26. Which of the following website design guideline has been recommended by google?

a*Having a clear hierachy and text links
b.Every page should be reachable from atleast one static text link
c.If the sitemap is larger than 100 or so links, you should break the sitemap into separate pages
d.Keep the links on a given page to a reasonable number (fewer than 100)
e. Use less than 30 images or graphics per page

27. What is the main reason for the effectiveness of Optimizing a web page towards a long tails keyword search? Recheck

a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries
b.*Search engine often pass on long tail searches to lesser or new website
c.Search engine do not pass on long tail search traffic to website that rank high for shorter keyword searches (check)
d*There are fewer webvsite that have targeted such keyword’s

28 Which of the following statement is correct with regard’s to the images within a web page?

a.Images can not be spidered by the search engine (check)
b*Important keywords related to the image should be plcaed in the ALT text

c.Images should always be kept close to the top of a web page
d. Image maps should be used while including the images

29. What does the 302 server Response Code signify?

a.It signifies conflict, too many people wanting the same file at the same time
b.The page has been permanently removed
c.The method you are using to access the file is not allowed
d*The page has temporarily moved

e.What you requested is just too big to process

30. State whether the following statement is true or false. A sitemap provide a list of natural links to user accessible pages on a website

a.True
b*False


31.  State whether true or false. 

The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial site?


a*True

b.False

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Question1:
Change the following sentence from a quotation to indirect speech.
Rhonda says, “I get to work early every day.”
a.     Rhonda says she gets to work early every day.
b.     Rhonda said she gets to work early every day.
c.     Rhonda has said that she got to work early every day.
d.     Rhonda says she had gotten to work early every day.
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Question2:
Choose the series of adjectives and adverbs that best completes the following sentence.
While __________ of our relatives live on the __________ hill in the county, __________ of our friends live in the __________ __________ areas of the valley.
a.     more, windy, many, most, protection
b.     most, windier, more, most, protective
c.     many, windiest, most, more, protected
d.     many, winding, more, most, protected
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Question3:
Choose the series of prepositions that best completes the following sentence.
Although the issue was very serious, the committee disposed ______ it in a few minutes and moved _______ to other business.
a.     onto, off
b.     of, away
c.     on, out
d.     of, on
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Question4:
Change the following sentence from a quotation to indirect speech.
“I will be moving soon,” said Alma.
a.     Alma said she would be moving soon.
b.     Alma said she will move soon.
c.     Alma says she’ll be moving soon.
d.     Alma says she would move soon.
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Question5:
Read the original sentence below and then choose the rewritten sentence that illustrates proper sentence structure.
ORIGINAL SENTENCE:
It is easy to carry solid objects, but the same cannot be said of liquids.
REWRITTEN SENTENCES:
a.     Unlike liquids, solid objects are easy to carry.
b.     Unlike liquids, we can easily carry solid objects.
c.     Unlike liquids; solid objects can easily be carried.
d.     Unlike liquids, solid objects easy to be carried.
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Question6:
Which of the following sentences does NOT illustrate correct verb and verb tense usage?
a.     Frank and Marjorie have opened a new chocolate shop on the corner.
b.     By the time I get there, all the best candy will have been eaten already.
c.     They was going to sell pastries as well, but then decided against it.
d.     Have you ever wondered how many jelly beans there are in the world?

_____
Question7:
Choose the series of verbs and phrases that best completes the following passage.
This dish _________ too spicy. Why __________ so much pepper?
a.     is, did the chef have to use
b.     was, the chef is using
c.     is, did the chef use
d.     was, the chef used
____
Question8:
Rearrange the following words to create the most logical and grammatically correct sentence.
your company name ? of What the is
a.     What is the company of your name?
b.     your company What is the name of?
c.     What is the name of your company?
d.     The name of your company What is?
____
Question9:
Choose the series of verbs that best completes the following sentence.
If Harry __________ to the party too early, don’t let him in; he __________ outside like everyone else.
a.     gets, will have to wait
b.     got, waits
c.     gets, is waiting
d.     has gotten, must be waiting
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Question10:
Choose the series of adjectives and adverbs that best completes the following sentence.
The archaeologists were ________ to discover such a __________ and __________ _________ artifact at that mostly uncovered site.
a.     amazing, rarely, incredible, beautifully
b.     amazed, rare, incredibly, beautiful
c.     beautiful, rarity, amazingly, incredible
d.     amazingly, beautiful, rarely, incredible
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Question11:
Choose the series of adjectives and adverbs that best completes the following sentence.
The archaeologists were ________ to discover such a __________ and __________ _________ artifact at that mostly uncovered site.
a.     amazing, rarely, incredible, beautifully
b.     amazed, rare, incredibly, beautiful
c.     beautiful, rarity, amazingly, incredible
d.     amazingly, beautiful, rarely, incredible
___
Question12:
Choose the phrase that best completes the sentence below without creating a run-on sentence.
Mr. Peach has sent his four children to Ivy League colleges __________ he has sacrificed his health working day and night in that dusty factory.
a.     however
b.     ; however,
c.     , however
d.     however,
____
Question13:
Change the following sentence from a quotation to indirect speech.
Jerry said, “I saw my cousin at the fair.”
a.     Jerry had said he’d seen his cousin at the fair.
b.     Jerry said he had seen his cousin at the fair.
c.     Jerry said he’d saw his cousin at the fair.
d.     Jerry says he saw his cousin at the fair.
_____
Question14:
Which of the following sentences illustrates correct usage of articles and conjunctions?
a.     The cake that I ate was better that the one you had.
b.     An house is not the home, or so they saying goes.
c.     For my birthday, I would like a book, an hourglass, and the keys to a new boat.
d.     Has a package I’ve been waiting for been delivered yet, nor must I wait longer?
___
Question15:
Rearrange the following words to create the most logical and grammatically correct sentence.
work . is always to brother willing not My
a.     My brother is not willing to work always.
b.     My brother is not always willing to work.
c.     is not willing to work always My brother.
d.     My work is not willing to always brother.
____
Question16:
Choose the series of articles and conjunctions that best completes the following sentence.
I think Fran could be ______ great public speaker, _______ she is still too shy to try it.
a.     the, although
b.     a, but
c.     an, however
d.     a, and
____
Question17:
Rearrange the following words to create the most logical and grammatically correct sentence.
days . for last has good weather few The been the not
a.     weather for The last few good has not been the days.
b.     The good days has not been for the last few weather.
c.     The few days has not been good for the last weather.
d.     The weather has not been good for the last few days.
____
Question18:
Choose the series of articles and conjunctions that best completes the following sentence.
_______ she was feeling ill, Teresa wanted to eat only _____ apple _____ some soup.
a.     Yet, the, or
b.     After, an, and
c.     Because, an, or
d.     If, a, and
____
Question19:
Choose the series of pronouns that best completes the following sentence.
That house used to be ______ , but ______ have given it to ______.
a.     my, I, her
b.     mine, me, her
c.     mine, I, her
d.     myself, she, her
__________
Question20:
Choose the series of articles and conjunctions that best completes the following sentence.
Neither we ________ Sal, our neighbor, could understand ________ it had been our dog Rover or Sal’s cat’s kittens _________ had destroyed all the flower beds in the middle of _______ night.
a.     nor, whether, that, the
b.     or, if, who, the
c.     and, whether, than, a
d.     nor, if, that, a
____
Question21:
Choose the series of pronouns that best completes the following sentence.
After realizing that our hosts hadn’t actually invited ______ to ______ party, ______  excused ______  from the table and slipped out the back door.
a.     us, their, we, ourselves
b.     ourselves, theirs, we, us
c.     them, our, they, themselves
d.     us, our, we, himself
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Question22:
Change the following sentence from a quotation to indirect speech.
“I’m not feeling well,” Agatha said.
a.     Agatha has said that she doesn’t feel well.
b.     According to Agatha, she isn’t feeling well.
c.     Agatha said she wasn’t feeling well.
d.     Agatha says she isn’t feeling well.
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Question23:
Complete the following sentence by choosing the phrase with the best word order from the options given.
Those who are not wise ____________  .
a.     do not need be necessarily stupid
b.     need not necessarily be stupid
c.     need not to be necessarily stupid
d.     does not need to be necessarily stupid
____
Question24:
Choose the series of pronouns that best completes the following sentence.
Don’t ________ think Larry should call ________ wife if ________ is going to be late for dinner?
a.     you, his, he
b.     we, your, his
c.     he, his, he
d.     you, his, himself
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Question25:
Which of the following sentences illustrates the proper use of parallel construction?
a.     Arthur failed when he tried to open the lock with a key, but succeeded when he tried to open it with a hammer.
b.     We painted the conference room yellow, hung a poster on the wall, and are rearranging the chairs.
c.     No one in the room knew that the doors had been locked and that policemen will be running up the stairs.
d.     Andrea is incapable of walking and to talk at the same time.
____
Question26:
Which of the following sentences is punctuated correctly?
a.     ‘Come here, she said, and let me get a good look at you.’
b.     Come here she said, and let me get a good look at you.
c.     “Come here,” she said. “and let me get a good look at you.”
d.     “Come here,” she said, “and let me get a good look at you.”
____
Question27:
Choose the option that correctly changes the original sentence from active voice to passive voice.
ORIGINAL SENTENCE:
That tall man is carrying a lot of lumber.
REWRITTEN SENTENCES:
a.     The tall man carries a lot of lumber.
b.     Is being carried by that tall man, the lumber.
c.     The lumber is carried by the tall man.
d.     A lot of lumber is being carried by that tall man.
____
Question28:
Choose the series of prepositions that best completes the following sentence.
Jack, leaning casually ________ the tree, watched as Sally walked slowly ________ him.
a.     against, towards
b.     toward, against
c.     upon, past
d.     off, beside
e.     against, toward
____
Question29:
Change the following sentence from a quotation to indirect speech.
“Sharon must go to the bank today,” said Albert.
a.     Albert says Sharon will have to go to the bank today.
b.     Albert said Sharon has to go to the bank today.
c.     Albert says Sharon must go to the bank today.
d.     Albert said Sharon had to go to the bank today.
_____
Question30:
Which of the following sentences does NOT illustrate correct pronoun usage?
a.     The wet dog shook itself off, wagged its tail, and proceeded on its way.
b.     Don’t take the silver goblet out of its protective case or you’ll ruin it.
c.     You should wear that jacket to their wedding because it’s the nicest one you have.
d.     It’s not too late to answer their ad for a waitress, is it?
e.     All are correct
____
Question31:
Choose the series of prepositions that best completes the following passage.
Although Marvin said he had hidden the keys _______ the flower pot, we were unable to find them  _______ the dark. In the end, we waited for him at the coffee shop ___________ the corner.
a.     under, in, around
b.     in, with, at
c.     around, at, on
d.     beside, from, around
_____
Question32:
Choose the series of verbs that best completes the following passage.
I find it very hard to remember _________ letters that are entrusted to me. In fact, I remember _________ to do so dozens of times!
a.     to mail, forgetting
b.     mailing, to forget
c.     to mail, to forget
d.     mailing, forgetting
____
Question33:
Which of the following sentences illustrates proper sentence structure?
a.     Walking down the street, my eyes were drawn to a diamond in a store window.
b.     A small red car pulled up behind the woman with tinted windows.
c.     The man in the black cape mounted his powerful stallion and it galloped away.
d.     The cats chased the birds around the yard with the yellow beaks.
____
Question34:
Which of the following sentences illustrates the proper use of parallel construction?
a.     Terry hoped to find a new job that would let him earn extra cash in the summer and to work fewer hours.
b.     Although Tommy was failing his biology class at college, he was passing his chemistry class.
c.     Trina loved to sail, skate, swim, and surfing.
d.     Tatiana declared that the people in her office are smarter than the people who work in Tad’s office.
____
Question35:
Choose the series of prepositions that best completes the following sentence.
The deer ran quickly _______  the trees, its hooves pounding _______  the forest floor.
a.     amid, from
b.     over, at
c.     through, on
d.     throughout, on
____
Question36:
Choose the series of pronouns that best completes the following sentence.
_______  is the name of the opera, and _______ role did you say Maria would play?
a.     This, which
b.     Who, that
c.     What, which
d.     Which, what
____
Question37:
Complete the following sentence by choosing the phrase with the best word order from the options given.
The excited children, who had run toward the loud _____________ .
a.     music and then told the others about the ice cream truck outside
b.     music, are telling to the others about the ice cream truck outside
c.     ice cream truck to tell the others about the music outside
d.     music, told the others about the ice cream truck outside
____
Question38:
Choose the series of adjectives and adverbs that best completes the following sentence.
Knowing that February was the _________ month of the year, Cheryl planned her vacation ___________.
a.     short, in accordance
b.     shortest, accordingly
c.     shorter, according
d.     shortness, accordion
_____
Question39:
Which of the following sentences is NOT punctuated correctly?
a.     We expect only three things from our dog: loyalty, affection, and tail wagging.
b.     I need you to pick up several boxes of paperclips, pens, and pencils; three pounds each of potatoes, carrots, and peas; and my dry cleaning.
c.     Marcy, my parrot, squawked for an hour, before finally calming down.
d.     All of the above are punctuated correctly.

 

1. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?

a.Coaling

b.Foisting
c.Slighting
d*Cloaking

3. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b*Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents
c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.because people could turn up claiming copyright infirigement

4. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?

a.Google will find the web pages about “certification” and also containing the word “networking”
b.Google will find ALL the web pages containing the word word “Certification” and “Networking”
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together.
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

5. Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the contents of the website is updated
b. the number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
d. None of the above

6. What is keyword density?

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on page – (minus) the total words in HTML on the page
b.The number of times the keyword is used x (multiply by) the total word count on page.
c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page.

7. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b.They are also called Link Farms
c.They are Paid Listings
d*They contain numerous inbound links

8. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a.Traffic jacking
b.Visitors Jacking
c.View Jacking
d* Page Jacking

9. What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?

a.1 week
b. 3 weeks
c. 1 month
d.* More than 3 months

10. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword, A & D
b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.Copying competitor keywords
d.Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check)

11. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?

a. it shows all the outbound links from the url
b. It shows how many pages of the site yahoo is pointing to
c.* It shows all the pages that point to that url
d. It show url’s with broken links

12. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?

a.Coaling
b.Foisting
c.Slighting
d*Cloaking

13. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b*Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents
c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.because people could turn up claiming copyright infirigement

14. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?

a.Google will find the web pages about “certification” and also containing the word “networking”
b.Google will find ALL the web pages containing the word word “Certification” and “Networking”
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together.
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

15. Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the contents of the website is updated
b. the number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
d. None of the above
16. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?

a. it shows all the outbound links from the url
b. It shows how many pages of the site yahoo is pointing to
c*It shows all the pages that point to that url
d. It show url’s with broken links

17. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b*They are also called Link Farms
c.They are Paid Listings
d.They contain numerous inbound links

18. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a.Traffic jacking
b.Visitors Jacking
c.View Jacking
d* Page Jacking

19. What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?

a.1 week
b. 3 weeks
c. 1 month
d.* More than 3 months

20. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword (ans) A & D
b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.Copying competitor keywords
d*Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check)

21. Google displays up to ———————— characters of a web pages title tag

a.56
b.60 * B & C
c.66
d.80

22. Which of the following fact about Alexa are correct ?

a.*Alexa provides free data on relative website visitors traffic
b. Alexa and Quancast provide information on visitors household income
c.Alexa is baised towards US based traffic
d.Quantcast only track people who have installed the quantcast toolbar

23. What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word “actor” will aslo show search result for related word such as actress, acting or act?

a.Spreading
b.Dilating
c.RSD (real time synonyms detection)
d.*Stemming
e.Branching

24.Do search engine such as google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates

a* Yes
b No

25. Which of the following conditions will google treat favorably from the “Relevancy” perspective.

a.The website offering product and services to the visitors country
b.*A website that provides Free content for related keywords
c.Hidden keywords on the homepage matching search term
d.Image alt tag on the homepage matching search term

26. Which of the following website design guideline has been recommended by google?

a*Having a clear hierachy and text links
b.Every page should be reachable from atleast one static text link
c.If the sitemap is larger than 100 or so links, you should break the sitemap into separate pages
d.Keep the links on a given page to a reasonable number (fewer than 100)
e. Use less than 30 images or graphics per page

27. What is the main reason for the effectiveness of Optimizing a web page towards a long tails keyword search? Recheck

a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries
b.Search engine often pass on long tail searches to lesser or new website
c.Search engine do not pass on long tail search traffic to website that rank high for shorter keyword searches (check)
d*There are fewer webvsite that have targeted such keyword’s

28 Which of the following statement is correct with regard’s to the images within a web page?

a.Images can not be spidered by the search engine (check)
b*Important keywords related to the image should be plcaed in the ALT text
c.Images should always be kept close to the top of a web page
d. Image maps should be used while including the images

29. What does the 302 server Response Code signify?

a.It signifies conflict, too many people wanting the same file at the same time
b.The page has been permanently removed
c.The method you are using to access the file is not allowed
d*The page has temporarily moved
e.What you requested is just too big to process

30. State whether the following statement is true or false. A sitemap provide a list of natural links to user accessible pages on a website

a.True
b*False

31.  State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial site?

a*True
b.False

 

Question:  Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?

Ans:- c. Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?

Ans:- b. Yahoo Directory

Question:  What is Keyword Density?

Ans:- d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

Question:  Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:

Ans:- a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

Question:  Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?

Ans:- b.No

Question:  What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?

Ans:- c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

Question:   What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

Ans:- d.Page jacking

 Question:   Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?

Ans:- a.Yes

Question:  What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?

  Ans:- b.Flux

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?

Ans:- b.False

Question:Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?

Ans:- e.All of the above

Question: Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.

Ans:- c.66

Question:  What does the 302 server response code signify?

  Ans:- d.The page has temporarily moved

Question:   Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?

Ans:- d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Question:  State whether true or false.

The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.

Ans:- a.True

Question:  Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

Ans: A,B,C

Question:  What is Anchor Text?

Ans:- c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?

Ans:- b.No

Question:  Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?

Ans:- b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

 Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?

Ans:-b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

 Question:  Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?

Ans:- a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

 Question:   Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?

Ans:-  c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

 Question:   Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?

Ans:- a.Hiding text on the webpage

 Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?

Ans:- b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

 Question:  Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?

Ans:- d.None of the above

 Question:  All major search engines are case sensitive.

Ans:- b.False

Question:  While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?

Ans:- b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

Question:  Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?

Ans: A,B,C,D

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?

Ans:- a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

 Question: 10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.

Ans:- b. 30 percent

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?

Ans:- b.They are also called link farms

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?

Ans:- d.Stemming

Question:  If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?

Ans:- a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

Question:  Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?

d.Stop words

 Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?

Ans: B,C

Question:  Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?

a.It is a form of XML

 Question: _________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.

d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

 Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?

c.They are voluntary in nature

 Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?

d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

 Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

Question:  Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?

Ans: A,D

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.

d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Question:  Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:

Ans: A, B, D

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:

d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

 Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?

d.Google Trends

 Question:  How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?

c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

 Question:  State whether the following statement is true or false.

A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.

 a.True

 Question:   Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.

b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

 Question:  The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:

<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>

b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

 Question: _________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.

d.Meta Search Engines

 Question:  Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.

b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

 Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?

d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

 Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?

d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

 Question:  Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

 Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?

a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

 Question:  What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?

c.Grey hat techniques

 

 

Question1:
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.     The number of websites that link to it
b.     The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.     The number of pages in the website
d.     The quality of websites that link to it
the answer is:    c.     The number of pages in the website
Question2:
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
a.     It refers to the fact that the importance of choosing high traffic keywords leads to the best return on investment
b.     It refers to the importance attached to getting the right keyword density
c.     It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines
d.     It refers to the fact that the keywords in bold font are given priority by the search engines
the answer is:    b.     It refers to the importance attached to getting the right keyword density
Question3:
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
a.     Barrier words
b.     Non-indexable words
c.     Slow words
d.     Stop words
the answer is:    d.     Stop words
Question4:
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
a.     Yes
b.     No
the answer is:    a.     Yes
Question5:
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
a.     It shows all the outbound links from the URL
b.     It shows how many pages of the site Yahoo is pointing to
c.     It shows all the pages that point to that URL
d.     It shows URLs with broken links
the answer is:    c.     It shows all the pages that point to that URL
Question6:
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
a.     Waves
b.     Flux
c.     Shuffling
d.     Swaying
the answer is:    b.     Flux
Question7:
Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
a.     56
b.     60
c.     66
d.     80
the answer is:    c.     66
Question8:
While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
a.     By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then went on to visit additional pages
b.     By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page
c.     By letting you know the percentage of users who decided to go back to the source from where they found your website
d.     By letting you know the percentage of users who left your website within 10 seconds of viewing the first page
the answer is:    d.     By letting you know the percentage of users who left your website within 10 seconds of viewing the first page
Question9:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
a.     It should be about 50 characters in length
b.     The description should not contain the keywords
c.     If the meta description is not included, the search engines will use the meta keywords for information
d.     Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages
the answer is:    c.     If the meta description is not included, the search engines will use the meta keywords for information
Question10:
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
a.     abandon and close your website permanently.
b.     modify the page contents, make them useful and relevant to the human users, and request Google to reconsider your site.
c.     start a PPC campaign to get your site included in the sponsored results.
d.     it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.
the answer is:    b.     modify the page contents, make them useful and relevant to the human users, and request Google to reconsider your site.
Question11:
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
a.     Creating a subdomain with the hottest keyword and creating duplicate copies of existing pages on it
b.     Filling your pages with keywords, whether relevant to the page content or not
c.     Creating a page which serves a different content to the search engine bots and different to human users
d.     None of the above
the answer is:    b.     Filling your pages with keywords, whether relevant to the page content or not
Question12:
Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
a.     Yes
b.     No
the answer is:    b.     No
Question13:
State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.     True
b.     False
the answer is:    a.     True
Question14:
All major search engines are case sensitive.
a.     True
b.     False
the answer is:    a.     True
Question15:
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
a.     Crawler-based Search Engines
b.     Human-Powered Directories
c.     Hybrid Search Engines
d.     Meta Search Engines
the answer is:    c.     Hybrid Search Engines
Question16:
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
a.     The website offering products and services to the visitors country
b.     A website that provides free content for the related keywords
c.     Hidden keywords on the home page matching the search term
d.     Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term
the answer is:    b.     A website that provides free content for the related keywords
Question17:
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
a.     Windows Live
b.     Yahoo Directory
c.     Google
d.     Wikipedia
e.     DMOZ
the answer is:    b.     A website that provides free content for the related keywords
Question18:
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
a.     True
b.     False
the answer is:    b.     False
Question19:
What is Keyword Density?
a.     The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page
b.     The number of times the keyword is used X (MULTIPLIED BY) the total word count on page
c.     The number of times the keyword is used in the page description
d.     The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e.     The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on the page
the answer is:    d.     The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
Question20:
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a.     20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine
b.     Only 20% of the pages of the website will be indexed by the search engine
c.     20% of the websites pages will never be indexed
d.     The website ranks in the first 20% of all websites indexed by the search engine for its most important search terms
the answer is:    d.     The website ranks in the first 20% of all websites indexed by the search engine for its most important search terms
Question21:
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
a.     Trafficjacking
b.     Visitorjacking
c.     Viewjacking
d.     Pagejacking

the answer is:    b.     Visitorjacking
Question22:
Google gives priority to themed inbound links.
a.     True
b.     False
the answer is:    a.     True
Question23:
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
a.     It helps to retrieve web pages from the world wide web
b.     It helps to gather information from other search engines
c.     It helps to sort the documents that Google has retrieved
d.     It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term
the answer is:    c.     It helps to sort the documents that Google has retrieved
Question24:
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
a.     Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b.     Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content
c.     Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.     Because people could turn up claiming copy right infringement
the answer is:    b.     Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content
Question25:
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
a.     Spreading
b.     Dilating
c.     RSD (real time synonym detection)
d.     Stemming
e.     Branching
the answer is:    b.     Dilating
Question26:
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
a.     They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b.     They are also called link farms
c.     They are paid listings
d.     They contain numerous inbound links
the answer is:    d.     They contain numerous inbound links
Question27:
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
a.     Increasing the keyword density on the web pages
b.     Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines
c.     Hiding the keywords within the webpage
d.     Creating multiple pages and hiding them from the website visitors
the answer is:    c.     Hiding the keywords within the webpage
Question28:
What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
a.     1 week
b.     3 weeks
c.     1 month
d.     More than 3 months
the answer is:    d.     More than 3 months
Question29:
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
a.     Yahoo Search Term Suggestion Tool
b.     Alexa
c.     Google Traffic Estimator
d.     Google Trends
e.     WordTracker
the answer is:    c.     Google Traffic Estimator
Question30:
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.     The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.     The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.     The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
d.     None of the above
the answer is:    c.     The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
Question31:
What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
a.     It will allow Google to crawl any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also allow the altavista scooter bot to access every page
b.     It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page
c.     It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will allow the altavista scooter bot to access every page
d.     None of the above
the answer is:    b.     It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page
Question32:
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a.     If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version
b.     Linking to a page inconsistently does not affect the way Google views the page/s. Examples of inconsistent linking could be http://www.expertrating.com/page/ and http://www.expertrating.com/page and http://www.expertrating.com/page/index.htm
c.     Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate
d.     Placeholders for pages which do not have content are never viewed as duplicate content by Google
the answer is:    b.     Linking to a page inconsistently does not affect the way Google views the page/s. Examples of inconsistent linking could be http://www.expertrating.com/page/ and http://www.expertrating.com/page and http://www.expertrating.com/page/index.htm
Question33:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
a.     They are two way links (reciprocal links)
b.     They are from authority websites
c.     They are voluntary in nature
d.     They are from .edu or .gov extension websites
the answer is:    c.     They are voluntary in nature
Question34:
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
a.     It is advantageous if your web server supports the If-Modified-Since HTTP header
b.     If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few
c.     Avoid using robots.txt to prevent crawling of search results pages or other auto-generated pages, even if they don’t add much value for users coming from search engines
d.     Submitting new pages of your website at http://www.google.com/addurl.html as soon as they are online, helps to speed up indexing
the answer is:    d.     Submitting new pages of your website at http://www.google.com/addurl.html as soon as they are online, helps to speed up indexing
Question35:
Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine result pages?
a.     Clustering
b.     Normalizing
c.     Sifting
d.     Combing
the answer is:    d.     Combing
Question36:
Implementing a 301 Permanent Redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO perspective.
a.     True
b.     False
the answer is:
Question37:
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.     Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic
b.     Alexa and Quantcast provide information on visitor household incomes
c.     Alexa is biased towards US based traffic
d.     Quantcast only tracks people who have installed the Quantcast toolbar
the answer is:    a.     Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic
Question38:
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.     Yes
b.     No
the answer is:    a.     Yes
Question39:
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
a.     Red hat techniques
b.     Silver hat techniques
c.     Grey hat techniques
d.     Shady hat techniques
the answer is:    c.     Grey hat techniques
Question40:
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a.     Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
b.     Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.     Copying competitor keywords
d.     Optimizing five or more keywords per page
the answer is:    d.     Optimizing five or more keywords per page

 

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo? 

 b. Yahoo Directory 

 

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?                                                             

c. Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

 

Question: What is Keyword Density?

d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

 

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:

a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

 

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?

b.No

 

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?

c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

 

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

Ans: A,B,C

 

Question:  What is Anchor Text?

c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

 

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?

b.No

 

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

d.Pagejacking

 

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?

a.Yes

 

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?

 b.Flux

 

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?

b.False

 

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?

e.All of the above

 

Question: Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.

c.66

 

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?

 d.The page has temporarily moved

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?

d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

 

Question: State whether true or false.

The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.

a.True

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?

b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

 

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?

b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

 

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?

a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

 

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?

 c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

 

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?

a.Hiding text on the webpage

 

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?

b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

 

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?

d.None of the above

 

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.

b.False

 

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?

b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

 

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?

Ans: A,B,C,D

 

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?

d.Stop words

 

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?

Ans: B,C

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?

a.It is a form of XML

 

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.

d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

 

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?

Ans: A,D

 

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.

d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

 

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:

Ans: A, B, D

 

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:

d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

 

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?

d.Google Trends

 

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?

c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

 

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.

A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.

 a.True

 

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?

d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

 

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?

d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

 

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

 

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?

a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

 

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?

c.Grey hat techniques

 

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.

b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

 

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:

<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>

b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

 

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.

d.Meta Search Engines

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?

c.They are voluntary in nature

 

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?

d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

 

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

 

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?

b.They are also called link farms

 

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?

d.Stemming

 

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?

a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

 

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?

a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

 

Question:10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.

 b. 30 percent

oDesk Search Engine Optimization Test Questions and Answers

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?

a. Windows Live
b. Yahoo Directory
c. Google
d. Wikipedia
e. DMOZ
Ans:B

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?                                                             

 

 

a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Googlerecommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

b. Linking to a page inconsistently does not affect the way Googleviews the page/s. Examples of inconsistent linking could be http://www.expertrating.com/page/ and http://www.expertrating.com/page and http://www.expertrating.com/page/index.htm

c. Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

d. Placeholders for pages which do not have content are never viewed as duplicate content by Google

Ana:c

 

Question: What is Keyword Density?

 

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page

b.The number of times the keyword is used X (MULTIPLIED BY) the total word count on page

c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description

d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

e.The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on the page

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:

 

a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

b.It is possible to create and submit specialized Sitemaps to Google for Video and Mobile content

c.The Sitemap acceptable to Google follows an XML format

Ans: A

 

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?

 

a.Yes

b.No

Ans: B

 

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?

 

a.It refers to the fact that the importance of choosing high traffic keywords leads to the best return on investment

b.It refers to the importance attached to getting the right keyword density

c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

d.It refers to the fact that the keywords in bold font are given priority by the search engines

Ans: C

 

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

 

a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated

b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website

c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

d.None of the above

Ans: A,B,C

 

Question:  What is Anchor Text?

 

a.It is the main body of text on a particular web page

b.It is the text within the left or top panel of a web page

c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

d.It is the most prominent text on the page that the search engines use to assign a title to the page

Ans: C

 

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?

 

a.Yes

b.No

Ans:B

 

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

 

a.Trafficjacking

b.Visitorjacking

c.Viewjacking

d.Pagejacking

Ans: D

 

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?

 

a.Yes

b.No

Ans: A

 

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?

 

a.Waves

b.Flux

c.Shuffling

d.Swaying

Ans: B
 

 

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?

 

a.True

b.False

Ans: B

 

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?

a.http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.asp?examnum=243&examtype=244

b.http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.asp?examnum=243

c.http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.asp

d.http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.html

e.All of the above

Ans: E

 

Question: Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.

 

a.56

b.60

c.66

d.80

 

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?

 

a.It signifies conflict, too many people wanted the same file at the same time

b.The page has been permanently removed

c.The method you are using to access the file is not allowed

d.The page has temporarily moved

e.What you requested is just too big to process

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?

 

a.It should be about 50 characters in length

b.The description should not contain the keywords

c.If the meta description is not included, the search engines will use the meta keywords for information

d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Ans: D

 

Question: State whether true or false.

The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.

 

a.True

b.False

Ans: A

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?

 

a.Images cannot be spidered by the search engines

b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

c.Images should always be kept close to the top of a webpage

d.Image maps should be used while including the images

Ans: B

 

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?

 

a.Increasing the keyword density on the web pages

b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

c.Hiding the keywords within the webpage

d.Creating multiple pages and hiding them from the website visitors

Ans: B

 

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?

 

a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

b.Alexa and Quantcast provide information on visitor household incomes

c.Alexa is biased towards US based traffic

d.Quantcast only tracks people who have installed the Quantcast toolbar

ANS: A

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Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?

 

a.The text of the paid links should state the words “paid text link” for Google to identify it as a paid link

b.Only Paid text links to non profit websites should be accepted

c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

d.Paid links should be disclosed through the “index=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

Ans: C

 

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?

 

a.Hiding text on the webpage

b.Stuffing keywords on the webpage

c.Linking to sites banned by Google

d.None of the above

Ans:  A

 

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?

 

a. It is advantageous if your web server supports the If-Modified-Since HTTP heade

b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

c. Avoid using robots.txt to prevent crawling of search results pages or other auto-generated pages, even if they don’t add much value for users coming from search engines

d. Submitting new pages of your website at http://www.google.com/addurl.html as soon as they are online, helps to speed up indexing

Ans: B

 

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?

 

a.Creating a subdomain with the hottest keyword and creating duplicate copies of existing pages on it

b.Filling your pages with keywords, whether relevant to the page content or not

c.Creating a page which serves a different content to the search engine bots and different to human users

d.None of the above

Ans: D

 

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.

 

a.True

b.False

Ans: B

 

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?

 

a.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then went on to visit additional pages          

b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

c.By letting you know the percentage of users who decided to go back to the source from where they found your website

d.By letting you know the percentage of users who left your website within 10 seconds of viewing the first page

Ans: B

 

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?

 

a.The number of websites that link to it

b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google

c.The number of pages in the website

d.The quality of websites that link to it

Ans: A,B,C,D

 

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?

 

a.Barrier words

b.Non-indexable words

c.Slow words

d.Stop words

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?

 

a.Using automated website submission software

b.Loading pages with irrelevant links

c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

d.Registering misspellings of well-known websites

Ans: B,C

 

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?

 

a.It is a form of XML

b.tstands for Realtime streamlined syndication

c.It is a good way of displaying static information

d.It is a Microsoft technology

Ans: A

 

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.

 

a.The sitemap

b.The contact page

c.The home page

d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?

 

a.Targeting synonyms of the main keyword

b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only

c.Copying competitor keywords

d.ofive or more keywords per page

ANS: A, D

 

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.

 

a.abandon and close your website permanently.

b.modify the page contents, make them useful and relevant to the human users, and request Google to reconsider your site.

c.start a PPC campaign to get your site included in the sponsored results.

d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Ans:  D

 

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:

 

a.Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword

b.Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines

c.search engine robots follow the first link they find to any particular page and they do not follow additional links to the same page

d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

Ans: A, B, D

 

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:

 

a.Attract visitors from the search engines straight onto the Hallway Page

b.Organize the Doorway Pages

c.Help people navigate to different Doorway Pages

d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?

 

a.Yahoo Search Term Suggestion Tool

b.Alexa

c.Google Traffic Estimator

d.Google Trends

e.WordTracker

Ans: D

 

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?

 

a.Site maps help the search engine editorial staff to quickly go through a website, hence ensuring quicker placement

b.Ggives credit to the websites having site maps. The GoogleBot looks for the keyword or title “Site Map” on the home page of a website.

c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

d.None of the above

Ans: C

 

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.

 

A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.

a.True

b.False

Ans: A

 

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?

 

a.It helps to retrieve web pages from the world wide web

b.It helps to gather information from other search engines

c.It helps to sort the documents that Google has retrieved

d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Ans:  D

 

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?

 

a.The website offering products and services to the visitors country

b.A website that provides free content for the related keywords

c.Hidden keywords on the home page matching the search term

d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Ans: D

 

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

 

a.It shows all the outbound links from the URL

b.It shows how many pages of the site Yahoo is pointing to

c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

d.It shows URLs with broken links

ANS:  C

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?

 

a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

b.The subject matter of the site providing the inbound link to a page of a web site

c.The text used to describe the inbound link to a page of a web site

d.The number of outbound links on the page that contains the inbound link to a page of a web site

ANS:  A

 

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?

 

a.Red hat techniques

b.Silver hat techniques

c.Grey hat techniques

d.Shady hat techniques

ANS: C

 

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.

 

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic

b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting

d.Because people could turn up claiming copy right infringement

 

ANS: B

 

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:

<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>

 

a.Not to index the homepage and not to follow the links in the page

b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

c.To index the page and not to follow the links in the page

d.Not to index the page but to follow the links in the page

ANS:  B

 

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.

 

a.Crawler-based Search Engines

b.Human-Powered Directories

c.Hybrid Search Engines

d.Meta Search Engines

ANS:  D

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?

 

a.They are two way links (reciprocal links)

b.They are from authority websites

c.They are voluntary in nature

d.They are from .edu or .gov extension websites

ANS: C

 

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?

 

a.Google will find the web pages about Certification and also containing the word “Networking”

b.Google will find all the web pages containing the words “Certification” and “Networking”

c.Google will find all the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together

d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

ANS: D

 

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

 

a.It will open up the Google help pages applicable to http://www.expertrating.com

b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

c.It will only find page titles about help within http://www.expertrating.com

d.It will direct you to the request page for re-indexing of http://www.expertrating.com

ANS: B

 

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?

 

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO

b.They are also called link farms

c.They are paid listings

d.They contain numerous inbound links

ANS: B

 

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?

 

a.Spreading

b.Dilating

c.RSD (real time synonym detection)

d.Stemming

e.Branching

ANS: D

 

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?

 

a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

b.Only 20% of the pages of the website will be indexed by the search engine

c.20% of the websites pages will never be indexed

d.The website ranks in the first 20% of all websites indexed by the search engine for its most important search terms

ANS: A

 

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?

 

a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

b.Search engines often pass on long tail searches to lesser known and new websites

c.Search engines do not pass on long tail search traffic to websites that rank high for shorter keyword searches

d.There are fewer websites that have targeted such keywords
ANS:A

Odesk Seo Test Questions And Answers

1. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?

a. it shows all the outbound links from the url
b. It shows how many pages of the site yahoo is pointing to
c*It shows all the pages that point to that url
d. It show url’s with broken links

2. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?

a.Coaling
b.Foisting
c.Slighting
d*Cloaking

3. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b*Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents
c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.because people could turn up claiming copyright infirigement

4. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?

a.Google will find the web pages about “certification” and also containing the word “networking”
b.Google will find ALL the web pages containing the word word “Certification” and “Networking”
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together. 
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

5. Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the contents of the website is updated
b. the number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
d. None of the above

6. What is keyword density?

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on page – (minus) the total words in HTML on the page
b.The number of times the keyword is used x (multiply by) the total word count on page.
c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page. 

7. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b.They are also called Link Farms 
c.They are Paid Listings
d*They contain numerous inbound links

8. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a.Traffic jacking
b.Visitors Jacking
c.View Jacking
d* Page Jacking 

9. What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?

a.1 week
b. 3 weeks
c. 1 month
d.* More than 3 months 

10. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword, A & D 
b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.Copying competitor keywords
d.Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check)

11. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?

a. it shows all the outbound links from the url
b. It shows how many pages of the site yahoo is pointing to
c. It shows all the pages that point to that url 
d. It show url’s with broken links

12. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?

a.Coaling
b.Foisting
c.Slighting
d*Cloaking 

13. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b*Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents 
c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.because people could turn up claiming copyright infirigement

14. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?

a.Google will find the web pages about “certification” and also containing the word “networking”
b.Google will find ALL the web pages containing the word word “Certification” and “Networking”
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together.
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

15. Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the contents of the website is updated
b. the number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
d. None of the above

16. What is keyword density?

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on page – (minus) the total words in HTML on the page
b.The number of times the keyword is used x (multiply by) the total word count on page.
c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page.

17. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b*They are also called Link Farms 
c.They are Paid Listings
d*They contain numerous inbound links

18. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a.Traffic jacking
b.Visitors Jacking
c.View Jacking
d* Page Jacking

19. What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?

a.1 week
b. 3 weeks
c. 1 month
d.* More than 3 months

20. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword (ans) A & D
b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.Copying competitor keywords
d*Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check) 

21. Google displays up to ———————— characters of a web pages title tag

a.56
b.60 * B & C 
c.66
d.80

22. Which of the following fact about Alexa are correct ?

a.*Alexa provides free data on relative website visitors traffic 
b. Alexa and Quancast provide information on visitors household income
c.Alexa is baised towards US based traffic
d.Quantcast only track people who have installed the quantcast toolbar

23. What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word “actor” will aslo show search result for related word such as actress, acting or act?

a.Spreading
b.Dilating
c.RSD (real time synonyms detection)
d.Stemming 
e.Branching

24.Do search engine such as google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates

a* Yes 
b No

25. Which of the following conditions will google treat favorably from the “Relevancy” perspective.

a.The website offering product and services to the visitors country
b.*A website that provides Free content for related keywords 
c.Hidden keywords on the homepage matching search term
d.Image alt tag on the homepage matching search term

26. Which of the following website design guideline has been recommended by google?

a*Having a clear hierachy and text links
b.Every page should be reachable from atleast one static text link
c.If the sitemap is larger than 100 or so links, you should break the sitemap into separate pages
d.Keep the links on a given page to a reasonable number (fewer than 100)
e. Use less than 30 images or graphics per page

27. What is the main reason for the effectiveness of Optimizing a web page towards a long tails keyword search? Recheck

a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries
b.*Search engine often pass on long tail searches to lesser or new website
c.Search engine do not pass on long tail search traffic to website that rank high for shorter keyword searches (check)
d*There are fewer webvsite that have targeted such keyword’s

28 Which of the following statement is correct with regard’s to the images within a web page?

a.Images can not be spidered by the search engine (check)
b*Important keywords related to the image should be plcaed in the ALT text
c.Images should always be kept close to the top of a web page
d. Image maps should be used while including the images

29. What does the 302 server Response Code signify?

a.It signifies conflict, too many people wanting the same file at the same time
b.The page has been permanently removed
c.The method you are using to access the file is not allowed
d*The page has temporarily moved
e.What you requested is just too big to process

30. State whether the following statement is true or false. A sitemap provide a list of natural links to user accessible pages on a website

a.True
b*False
31.  State whether true or false. 

The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial site?
a*True

b.False

_**_Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Test_**_

1. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?
c. It shows all the pages that point to that url

2. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
d. Cloaking

3. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?
b. Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents

4. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the Google searchbox?
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together.

5. Which of the following factors does Google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

6. What is keyword density?
e: The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page.

7. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called Link Farms

8. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called
d: Page Jacking

9. What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page ranking?
d.* More than 3 months

10. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page

11. Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google search results?
ans: No

12. All major search engines are case sensitive
ans: False

13. Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve
ans: Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

14. Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
ans: Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages.

15. Which of the following statements about the search engine optimization techniques are correct?
ans: websites with deep linking are looked at the favorably by search engines

16. Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google page rank
ans: the subject matter of the site providing the inbound link to a page of a web site

17. what is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank
ans: More Than 3 months.

18. Which of the following is an ethical SEO Techniques?
ans: Non of the above.

19. What is Anchor text
ans:it is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

20. Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells a links, what actions does Google recommend to avoid being penalized
ans: Paid links should be disclosed through index-nofollow attribute in the hyperlink?

21. If you search for the term “iq test” in the word tracker keyword suggestion tool, will  it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”
Yes or no?
ans: no

22. If you enter “help site:http://www.vjseomarketing.com‘ in the google search box, what will  Google search for
ans: it will find pages about help with-in http://www.vjseomarketing.com

23. which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google
ans:Every page should be reachable from at least one static text link

24. Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
ans:If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you  only allow the indexing of the better version

25. which of the following statements about the RSS are correct.
ans:it is a form of XML

26. what is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpages towards a long  tail keyword search
ans:there are fewer websites that have targeted such keywords.

27. how are the site maps important for the search engine optimization process
ans:ste maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website..

28. which of the following actions could get you banned by Google
ans:non of the above.

29. Do search engines such as google detect innatural linking patterns by checking the  Class C ip address of the page where the link to the websites originates? Yes or no?
ans:yes

30. what is the term for optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of  reputability/validity
ans:Silver hat techniques

31. What does the term keyword prominence refer to?
ans:it refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are  given priority by the search engines.

32.  Which black hat SEO Techniques is characterized by a method to deceive search engines,  by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML actually served to users?
ans: Cloaking

33. Which is the function of indexer part of the Google search Engine?
ans. It helps to retrieve web pages from the world wide wed

34. Google display up to _______ characters of a WebPages Title Tag.
Ans: 66

35. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
Ans:a. targeting synonyms of the main keyword
          d. optimizing five or more keywords per page

36. What will happen if you type the words Certification-Networking in the Google search box?
ans: Google will find all the web pages in which the words certification and networking  appear together

37. Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine result pages
ans: clustering

38.  If a websites search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%. What does it mean?
Ans: only 20% of the pages of the website will be indexed by the search engine

39. Which of the following statements about Google technical and quality guidelines is  true.
ans:Avoid using robot.txt to prevent crawling of search results pages or other auto- generated pages, even if they don’t add much value for users coming from the search  engines.

40. Implementing a 301 permanent Redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages  is a good idea from the SEO perspective.
True or False?
ans: True

41. what is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word  ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or  act?
ans: RSD ( real time synonym detection )

Questions:
If you enter help site: http://www.expertrating.com in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
 Ans: d

What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word actor will also show search result for related words such as actress, acting or act?
 Ans: d

 Which of the following factors does Google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
 Ans: c

 State whether true or false.
 The yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
 Ans: a

 Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
 Ans: a

Which of the following statements about the Google sitemaps are correct?
 Ans: a

  What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
 Ans: c

Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
 Ans: d

Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique, what does it involve?
 Ans: b

Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
 Ans: c

What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
 Ans: c
Google gives priority to themed inbound links.
 Ans: a

Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description Meta tag?
 Ans: d

Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
 Ans: c

 Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
 Ans: b

 Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword ‘sigma’?
 Ans: d

If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
 Ans: a

 What does the 302 server response code signify?
 Ans: d

Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
 Ans: a

 Implementing a 301 permanent redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO?
 Ans: a

 If you search for the term “iq” test in the word tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
 Ans: b

Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
 Ans: c

 All major search engines are case sensitive.
 Ans: b
 Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine results?
 Ans: a

A Hallway Page is used to:
 Ans: d

 Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what actions does Google recommend being penalized?
 Ans: c

 Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
 Ans: b

Google displays up to _______ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
 Ans: d

 What is anchor text?
 Ans: c

 ______ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
 Ans: d

 What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
 Ans: d

Which of the following statement about RSS is correct?
 Ans: a

Which black hat SEO technique is characterized by a method to deceive search engine, by detecting the search engine “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
 Ans: d

 Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search result for yahoo?
 Ans: b

What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
 Ans: a

What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
 Ans: b

 Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
 Ans: b, c

Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”,”and”,”when” and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
 Ans: d

 What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
 Ans: d

 How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
 Ans: c

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b.         Yahoo Directory

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?            c.         Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

Question: What is Keyword Density?
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.No

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

Question:  What is Anchor Text?
c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b.No

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Pagejacking

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.Yes

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b.Flux

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
e.All of the above

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Question: State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
a.True

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
a.Hiding text on the webpage

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
d.None of the above

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.
b.False

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.The number of websites that link to it
b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.The number of pages in the website
d.The quality of websites that link to it

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d.Stop words

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
b.Loading pages with irrelevant links
c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a.It is a form of XML

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a.Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d.ofive or more keywords per page

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
a.Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b.Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:
d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d.Google Trends

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.True

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c.Grey hat techniques

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
d.Meta Search Engines

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c.They are voluntary in nature

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b.They are also called link farms

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d.Stemming

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

Question1:
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
c. The number of pages in the website

Question2:
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
b.     It refers to the importance attached to getting the right keyword density

Question3:
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d.     Stop words

Question4:
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
 a.     Yes

Question5:
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c.     It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question6:
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b.     Flux

Question7:
Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
c.     66

Question8:
While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
d.     By letting you know the percentage of users who left your website within 10 seconds of viewing the first page

Question9:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
        c.  If the meta description is not included, the search engines will use the meta keywords for information

Question10:
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
b.     modify the page contents, make them useful and relevant to the human users, and request Google to reconsider your site.

Question11:
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
 b.   Filling your pages with keywords, whether relevant to the page content or not

Question12:
Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.     No

Question13:
State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.     True

Question14:
All major search engines are case sensitive.
a.     True

Question15:
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
c.     Hybrid Search Engines       

 Question16:
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
b.     A website that provides free content for the related keywords       

Question17:
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b.     A website that provides free content for the related keywords       

Question18:
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
      b.     False       

Question19:
What is Keyword Density?
d.     The number of times the keyword is used in the page title       

Question20:
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
d.     The website ranks in the first 20% of all websites indexed by the search engine for its most important search terms       

Question21:
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
b.     Visitorjacking       

Question22:
Google gives priority to themed inbound links.
a.     True       

Question23:
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
c.     It helps to sort the documents that Google has retrieved       

 Question24:
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b.     Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content   

Question25:
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
b.     Dilating       

Question26:
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
d.     They contain numerous inbound links       

Question27:
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
c.     Hiding the keywords within the webpage       

Question28:
What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
d.     More than 3 months       

Question29:
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
c.     Google Traffic Estimator       

Question30:
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
c.     The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)       

Question31:
What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b.     It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page       

Question32:
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
b.     Linking to a page inconsistently does not affect the way Google views the page/s. Examples of inconsistent linking could be

http/www.expertrating.com/page/ and http://www.expertrating.com/page and http://www.expertrating.com/page/index.htm       

Question33:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c.     They are voluntary in nature       

Question34:
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
d.     Submitting new pages of your website at http://www.google.com/addurl.html as soon as they are online, helps to speed up indexing       

Question35:
Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine result pages?
d.     Combing       

Question36:
Implementing a 301 Permanent Redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO perspective.
a.     True
b.     False
the answer is:       

Question37:
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.     Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic       

Question38:
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.     Yes       

Question39:
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c.     Grey hat techniques       

Question40:
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
d.     Optimizing five or more keywords per page

1. If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a. 20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

2.  10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.
b. 30 percent
3.  Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

4.  What does the 301 server response code signify?
b. Moved Permanently

5.  If you enter ‘Help site:www.go4expert.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.go4expert.com

6.  What is Anchor Text?
c. It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

7.  Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

8.  What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b. Flux

9.  Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b. No

10.  Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

11.  What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

12.  What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques

13.  Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

14.  Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

15.  What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

16.  Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

17.  What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
c. RSD (realtime synonym detection)

18.  What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page

19.  Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a. It is a form of XML

20.  Which of the following statements are correct with regard to using javascript within the web pages?
b. Search engines cannot read Javascript
c. It is a good idea to shift the Javascript into a separate file

21.  Which of the following options are correct regarding the Keyword Effectiveness Index (KEI) of a particular keyword?
c. It is directly proportional to the chances of the keyword ranking on the first page of the Google search results

22.  What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d. Pagejacking

23.  Which of the following search engines offers a popular list of the top 50 most searched keywords?
d. Lycos

24.  Which of the following search engines or directories provides the main search results for AOL?
c. Google

25.  Which of the following can be termed as appropriate Keyword Density?
c. 3-4%

26.  The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

27.  What is Keyword Density?
a. The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page

28.  Which of the following are examples of agents?
a. Internet Explorer
b. Search engine spiders
c. Opera

29.  If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
a. Yes

30.  Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

31.  Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a. Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

32.  Google gives priority to themed in-bound links.
a. True

33.  Which of the following methods can help you get around the Google Sandbox?
a. Buying an old Website and getting it ranked

34.  A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enables search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

35.  Which of the following options describes the correct meaning of MouseTrapping?
d. The web browser trick, which attempts to keep a visitor captive at on a website

36.  What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
b. 3 weeks
c. 2 months

37.  All major search engines are case sensitive.
b. False
39.  How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

40.  Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c. Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink

3. What will happen it you type the words ‘Certification –Networking’ in the Google search box?
d. Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

4. Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d. Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

5. Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b. Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

8. Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within the webpage?
b. Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

9. Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a. Yes

1.        If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a. 20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

2.        10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.
b. 30 percent

3.Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

4.What does the 301 server response code signify?
b. Moved Permanently

5.If you enter ‘Help site:www.go4expert.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.go4expert.com

6. What is Anchor Text?
c. It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

7. Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

8.What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b. Flux

9. Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
a. Yes

10. Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

11.What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

12.      What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
a. Red hat techniques

13.      Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

14.      Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

15.      What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

16.      Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

17.      What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d. Stemming

18.      What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page

19.      Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a. It is a form of XML

20.      Which of the following statements are correct with regard to using javascript within the web pages?
c. It is a good idea to shift the Javascript into a separate file
d. Most of the search engines are unable to read links within Javascript code

21.      Which of the following options are correct regarding the Keyword Effectiveness Index (KEI) of a particular keyword?
a. It is directly proportional to the popularity of the keyword
b. It is inversely proportional to the competiton for the keyword

22.      What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d. Pagejacking

23.      Which of the following search engines offers a popular list of the top 50 most searched keywords?
d. Lycos

24.      Which of the following search engines or directories provides the main search results for AOL?
c. Google

25.      Which of the following can be termed as appropriate Keyword Density?
c. 3-4%

26.      The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

27.      What is Keyword Density?
d. The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

28.      Which of the following are examples of agents?
b. Search engine spiders

29.      If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b. No

30.      Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

31.      Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a. Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

32.      Google gives priority to themed in-bound links.
a. True

33.      Which of the following methods can help you get around the Google Sandbox?
a. Buying an old Website and getting it ranked

34.      A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enables search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

35.      Which of the following options describes the correct meaning of MouseTrapping?
d. The web browser trick, which attempts to keep a visitor captive at on a website

36.      What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
d. More than 3 months

37.      All major search engines are case sensitive.
b. False

38.      Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
e. Use less than 30 images or graphics per page

39.      How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

40.      Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c. Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink
1.If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a. 20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine
2.10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.
b. 30 percent

3.Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. Quality back links gives higher page rank

4.What does the 301 server response code signify?
b. Moved Permanently

5.If you enter ‘Help site:www.go4expert.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.go4expert.com

6.   What is Anchor Text?
c. It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

7.Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

8.What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b. Flux

9.Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b. No

10.Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

11.What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

12.What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques

13.Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

14.Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

15.What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

16.Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

17.What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
c. RSD (realtime synonym detection)

18.What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page

19.Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a. It is a form of XML

20.Which of the following statements are correct with regard to using javascript within the web pages?
b. Search engines cannot read Javascript
c. It is a good idea to shift the Javascript into a separate file

21.Which of the following options are correct regarding the Keyword Effectiveness Index (KEI) of a particular keyword?
a. It is directly proportional to the popularity of the keyword
b. It is inversely proportional to the competiton for the keyword

22.What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d. Pagejacking

23.Which of the following search engines offers a popular list of the top 50 most searched keywords?
d. Lycos

24.Which of the following search engines or directories provides the main search results for AOL?
c. Google

25.Which of the following can be termed as appropriate Keyword Density?
c. 3-4%

26.The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

27.What is Keyword Density?
a. The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page

28.Which of the following are examples of agents?
a. Internet Explorer
b. Search engine spiders
c. Opera

29.If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
a. Yes

30.Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

31.Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a. Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

32.Google gives priority to themed in-bound links.
a. True

33.Which of the following methods can help you get around the Google Sandbox?
a. Buying an old Website and getting it ranked

34.A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enables search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

35.Which of the following options describes the correct meaning of MouseTrapping?
d. The web browser trick, which attempts to keep a visitor captive at on a website

36.What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
c. 2 months (2 to 3 months)

37.All major search engines are case sensitive.
b. False

38.Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
c. If the site map is larger than 100 or so links, you should break the site map into separate pages

39.How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

40.Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c. Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink

Q: If you enter help site: http://www.expertrating.com in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

Ans: d

Q: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word actor will also show search result for related words such as actress, acting or act?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
Ans: c

Q: State whether true or false.
The yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
Ans: a

Q: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
Ans: a

Q: Which of the following statements about the Google sitemaps are correct?
Ans: a

Q: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
Ans: c

Q: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
Ans: d

Q: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique, what does it involve?
Ans: b

Q: Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
Ans: c

Q: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
Ans: c

Q: Google gives priority to themed inbound links.
Ans: a

Q: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description Meta tag?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
Ans: c

Q: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
Ans: b

Q: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword ‘sigma’?
Ans: d

Q: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
Ans: a

Q: What does the 302 server response code signify?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
Ans: a

Q: Implementing a 301 permanent redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO?
Ans: a

Q: If you search for the term “iq” test in the word tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
Ans: b

Q: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
Ans: c

Q: All major search engines are case sensitive.
Ans: b

Q: Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine results?
Ans: a

Q: A Hallway Page is used to:
Ans: d

Q: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what actions does Google recommend being penalized?
Ans: c

Q: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
Ans: b

Q: Google displays up to _______ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
Ans: d

Q: What is anchor text?
Ans: c

Q: ______ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
Ans: d

Q: What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following statement about RSS is correct?
Ans: a

Q: Which black hat SEO technique is characterized by a method to deceive search engine, by detecting the search engine “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search result for yahoo?
Ans: b

Q: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
Ans: a

Q: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
Ans: b

Q:Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
Ans: b, c

Q: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”,”and”,”when” and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
Ans: d

Q: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans: d
Q: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
Ans: c

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b. Yahoo Directory

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
c. Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

Question: What is Keyword Density?
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.No

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

Question: What is Anchor Text?
c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b.No

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Pagejacking

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.Yes

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search
engine results in between major updates?
b.Flux

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
e.All of the above

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Question: State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
a.True

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
a.Hiding text on the webpage

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
d.None of the above

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.
a.True

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.The number of websites that link to it
b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.The number of pages in the website
d.The quality of websites that link to it

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d.Stop words

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
b.Loading pages with irrelevant links
c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a.It is a form of XML

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. five or more keywords per page

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
d. it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
a. Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b. Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
d. It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.  True

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d. It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
d. Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c. It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b. Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
d. Meta Search Engines

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
ANS: D

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d. Stemming

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
a. There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

Question: 54
What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

Question: 1
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b.Yahoo Directory
       
Question: 2
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a.If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version
       
Question: 3
What is Keyword Density?
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
       
Question: 4
Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

Question: 5
Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.No

Question: 6
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines
       
Question: 7
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

Question:  8
What is Anchor Text?
c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page
       
Question: 9
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b.No

Question: 10
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Pagejacking 

Question:  11
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.Yes
       
Question:  12
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b.Flux
       
Question: 13
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Question:  14
Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
e.All of the above

Question:  15
Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
d.80

Question: 16
What does the 302 server response code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved
       
Question: 17
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Question: 18
State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
a.True
Ans: A

Question: 19
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text
       
Question: 20
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines
       
Question:  21
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic
       
Question: 22
Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

Question:  23
Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
a.Hiding text on the webpage
       
Question:  24
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
b.If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few
       
Question: 25
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
d.None of the above

Question:  26
All major search engines are case sensitive.
b.False

Question:  27
While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page
       
Question:  28
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.The number of websites that link to it
b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.The number of pages in the website
d.The quality of websites that link to it

Question:  29
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d.Stop words

Question:  30
Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
b.Loading pages with irrelevant links
c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

Question:  31
Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a.It is a form of XML

Question:  32
_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Question: 33
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a.Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d.Optimizing five or more keywords per page

Question:  34
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Question:35
Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
a.Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b.Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

Question:  36
A Hallway Page is used to:
d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Question:  37
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
e.WordTracker

Question:  38
How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

Question:  39
State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.True

Question:  40
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Question:  41
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Question:  42
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question:  43
Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

 Question:  44
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c.Grey hat techniques

Question:  45
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

Question:  46
The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

 Question:  47
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
d.Meta Search Engines

Question:  48
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c.They are voluntary in nature

Question:  49
What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

Question:   50
If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

Question: 51
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b.They are also called link farms

Question:  52
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d.Stemming

Question:  53
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

Question:
What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
d. More than 3 months

Question:
 Implementing a 301 Permanent Redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO perspective.
a. True
       
Question:
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines
       
Question:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature
       
Question:
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d. It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Question:
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version
       
Question:
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

Question:
_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d. The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Question:
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms
       
Question:
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d. Stop words

Question:
How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website
       
Question:
The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page
       
Question:
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques
       
Question:
Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
a. Having a clear hierarchy and text links
       
What is Keyword Density?
d. The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
       
Question:
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d. Stemming
       
Question:
10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ click through rate.
c.more than 30%

Question:
What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
b. Google will find all the web pages containing the words “Certification” and “Networking”
       
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b.Yahoo Directory
       
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a.If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version
       
What is Keyword Density?
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e.The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on the page

Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized
       
Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.No

What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines
       
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
       
What is Anchor Text?
c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page
       
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b.No

What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Pagejacking

Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.Yes
       
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b.Flux
       
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
e.All of the above

Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
d.    80

What does the 302 server response code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved
       
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

state whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
a.True
       
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text
       
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines
       
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic
       
Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink
       
Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
a.Hiding text on the webpage
       
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
b.If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few
       
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
d.None of the above

All major search engines are case sensitive.
b.    False

While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page
       
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.The number of websites that link to it
b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.The number of pages in the website
d.The quality of websites that link to it

Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
a.Barrier words
b.Non-indexable words
c.Slow words
d.Stop words

Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
b.Loading pages with irrelevant links
c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes
d.Registering misspellings of well-known websites

Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a.It is a form of XML
       
_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a.Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d.Optimizing five or more keywords per page

If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:a.   
a. Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b.Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

A Hallway Page is used to:
d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
e.WordTracker

How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website
Ans: C

Question:  39
State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.True
Ans: A

Question:  40
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Question: 
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Question: 
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question: 
Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site
       
Question: 
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c.Grey hat techniques

Question: 
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content
       
Question: 
The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page
   
Question:
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
d.Meta Search Engines

Question: 
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c.They are voluntary in nature
       
Question: 
What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

Question: 
If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com
       
Question:
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b.They are also called link farms
       
Question: 
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d.Stemming
       
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine
       
Question: 54
What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries
       
1. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is performed by the link Operator?
c. It shows all the pages that point to that URL (Answer)

2. Which black hat SEO techniques is characterized by a method to deceive search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
d. Cloaking (Answer)

3. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?
b. Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents (Answer)

4. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together. (Answer)

5. Which of the following factors does Google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords) (Answer)

6. What is keyword density?
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page. (Answer)

7. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?
b.They are also called Link Farms (Answer)

8. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d* Page Jacking (Answer)

9. What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page ranking?
d.* More than 3 months (Answer)

10. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword (Answer) A & D
d.Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check) (Answer)*

11. Google displays up to ———————— characters of a web pages title tag
a.*56
b.60 (Answer)* B & C
c.66 (Answer)

12. Which of the following fact about Alexa are correct
a.*Alexa provides free data on relative website visitors traffic (Answer)

13. What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word “actor” will also show search result for related word such as actress, acting or
act?
d.Stemming (Answer)

14.Do search engine such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates
a* Yes (Answer)

15. Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the “Relevancy” perspective.
b.*A website that provides Free content for related keywords (Answer)

16. Which of the following website design guideline has been recommended by Google?

a. Having a clear hierarchy and text links (Answer)

17. What is the main reason for the effectiveness of Optimizing a web page towards a long tails keyword search? Recheck
d. There are fewer website that have targeted such keyword’s (Answer)

18 Which of the following statement is correct with regards to the images within a web page?
b. Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text (Answer)

19. What does the 302 server Response Code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved (Answer)

20. State whether the following statement is true or false.
A sitemap provide a list of natural links to user accessible pages on a website
b. *False (Answer)

What is Keyword Density?
Ans— Number of repeats of the keyword / total number of words on the page * 100 = Keyword Density

What will happen if you type the words “Certification- Networking” in the Google search box?
c.Google will find all the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together

While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?

a.It should be about 50 characters in length
b.The description should not contain the keywords
c.If the meta description is not included, the search engines will use the meta keywords for information
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages
Which of the following statements about search engine optimization are correct.

a.Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b.Website with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
c.Search engine robots follow the first link they find to any particular page and they do not follow additional links to the same page
d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

State whether the following statement is true or false?
A Sitemap provide a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.True

Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google Page Rank?
d. The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

If a website’s search engine saturation with respect toa particular search engine in 20%,what does it mean?
b. Only 20% of the pages of the website will be indeed by the search engine

Which black hat SEO techniques is characterized by a method to deceive search engine , by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code then the HTML actually served to users?
c.Slightingd.Cloaking

While optimization your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic. How does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
d. There are fewer website that have targeted such keywords

Implementing 301 Permanent Redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO perspective.

a. True

Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
a. It is advantageous if your web server supports the If-Modified-Since HTTP header
b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of
them few

What will the following robots.txt file do?
•    User-agent: Googlebot
•    Disallow:/*?
•    User-agent: scooter
•    Disallow:
•    a. It will allow Google to crawl any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also allow the altavista scooter hot to access every page
•    b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages It will also disallow the altavista scooter hot from accessing any page
•    c. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will allow the altavista scooter bot to access every page
•    d. None of the ahove
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
a. Trafficjacking
b. Visitorjacking
c. Viewjacking
d. Pagejacking
The following robots Meta tag directs the search engine bots:
•    a. Not to index the homepage and not to follow the links in the page
•    b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page
•    c. To index the page and not to follow the links in the page
•    d. Not to index the page but to follow the links in the page
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
•    a. Increasing the keyword density on the web pages
•    b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines
•    c. Hiding the keywords within the webpage
•    d. Creating multiple pages and hiding them from the website visitors
What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
•    A. 1 week
•    B. 3 weeks
•    C. 2 months
•    D More than 3 months
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer?
ANS: c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines.
some words, when following by a colon, have special meaning to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

c. It shows all the pages that point to that URl
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
a. Images cannot be spider by the search engines
b. Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text
c. Images should always be kept close to the top of a webpage
d. Image maps should be used while including the images
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably the “Relevancy’ perspective?

b. A website offering free content for the related keywords

Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b. The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c. The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme ( or keywords)
d. None of the above

difficult one that last one, Google loves inbound links and frequently updated content, number of pages, dumb question that as the page could be about the rare spotted pink rhino beetle that I just found in my bathroom, probably have to go for “d’ on that one given the options.
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a. Yes
b. No

Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
c. Creating a page which serves a different content to the search engine bots and different to human users

Question 
Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
d. Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page

Question
Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
d.Cloaking

Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?
b.Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents (ans)

      What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?
c.Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together. (ans)

Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

What is keyword density?
e.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page. (ans)

Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?
d.They contain numerous inbound links

What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Page Jacking

What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?
d. More than 3 months

Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?
c. It shows all the pages that point to that url

1.  If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a. 20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

2.  10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.
b. 30 percent

3.  Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

4.  What does the 301 server response code signify?
b. Moved Permanently

5.  If you enter ‘Help site:www.go4expert.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.go4expert.com

6.  What is Anchor Text?
c. It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

7.  Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

8.  What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b. Flux

9.  Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b. No

10.  Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

11.  What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

12.  What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques

13.  Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

14.  Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

15.  What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

16.  Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

17.  What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
c. RSD (realtime synonym detection)

18.  What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page

19.  Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a. It is a form of XML

20.  Which of the following statements are correct with regard to using javascript within the web pages?
b. Search engines cannot read Javascript
c. It is a good idea to shift the Javascript into a separate file

21.  Which of the following options are correct regarding the Keyword Effectiveness Index (KEI) of a particular keyword?
c. It is directly proportional to the chances of the keyword ranking on the first page of the Google search results

22.  What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d. Pagejacking

23.  Which of the following search engines offers a popular list of the top 50 most searched keywords?
d. Lycos

24.  Which of the following search engines or directories provides the main search results for AOL?
c. Google

25.  Which of the following can be termed as appropriate Keyword Density?
c. 3-4%

26.  The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

27.  What is Keyword Density?
a. The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page

28.  Which of the following are examples of agents?
a. Internet Explorer
b. Search engine spiders
c. Opera

29.  If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
a. Yes

30.  Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

31.  Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a. Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

32.  Google gives priority to themed in-bound links.
a. True

33.  Which of the following methods can help you get around the Google Sandbox?
a. Buying an old Website and getting it ranked

34.  A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enables search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

35.  Which of the following options describes the correct meaning of MouseTrapping?
d. The web browser trick, which attempts to keep a visitor captive at on a website

36.  What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
b. 3 weeks
c. 2 months

37.  All major search engines are case sensitive.
b. False

39.  How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?

c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

40.  Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c. Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink

Question:
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
Ans:B

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?                                                            
Ana:c

Question: What is Keyword Density?
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
Ans: A

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
Ans: B
Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
Ans: C

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
Ans: A,B,C

Question:  What is Anchor Text?
Ans: C

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
Ans:B

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
Ans: D

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
Ans: A

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
Ans: B

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
Ans: B

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
Ans: E

Question: Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.

a.56
b.60
c.66
d.80

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
Ans: D

Question: State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
Ans: A

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
Ans: B

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
Ans: B

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
ANS: A

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
Ans: C

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
Ans:  A

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
Ans: B

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
Ans: D

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.
Ans: B

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
Ans: B

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
Ans: A,B,C,D

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
Ans: B,C

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
Ans: A

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
ANS: A, D

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
Ans:  D

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
Ans: A, B, D

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
Ans: D

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
Ans: C

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
Ans: A

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans:  D

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
Ans: D

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
ANS:  C

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
ANS:  A

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
ANS: C

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
ANS: B

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
ANS:  B

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
ANS:  D

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
ANS: C

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
ANS: D

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
ANS: B

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
ANS: B

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
ANS: D

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
ANS: A

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
ANS:A

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search
results for Yahoo?
  Ans:  B

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
  Ana:c

Question: What is Keyword Density?
  Ans: D

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
   Ans: A

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
Ans: B

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
 Ans: C

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
Ans: A,B,C

Question:  What is Anchor Text?
Ans: C

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
 Ans:B

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
  Ans: D

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
 Ans: A

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
  Ans: B

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
 Ans: B

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
  Ans: E

Question: Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
c.66(ans)

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?
  Ans: D

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
  Ans: D

Question: State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
   Ans: A

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
  Ans: B

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
  Ans: B

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
 ANS: A

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
 Ans: C

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
Ans:  A

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
     Ans: B

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
   Ans: D

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.
  Ans: B

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
Ans: B

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
Ans: A,B,C,D

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
Ans: D

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
Ans: B,C

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
  Ans: A

 Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
   Ans: D

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
 ANS: A, D

 Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
Ans:  D

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
  Ans: A, B, D

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:
  Ans: D

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
 Ans: D

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
  Ans: C

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
  Ans: A

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans:  D

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
Ans: D

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
ANS:  C

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
  ANS:  A

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
  ANS: C

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
ANS: B

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
 ANS:  B

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
ANS:  D

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
ANS: C

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
  ANS: D

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
ANS: B

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
ANS: B

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
ANS: D

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
ANS: A

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
ANS:A

What is Keyword Density?
e. The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on the page(ans)

What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
 User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
c.  It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will allow the altavista scooter bot to access every page(ans)

What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank? b.  3 weeks(ans)
    
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?   
Ans: A

Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:   
Ans: A

Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?   
Ans: B

What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?   
Ans: C
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?   
Ans: C

What is Anchor Text?   
Ans: C
       
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
Ans: B
       
Question 
Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
d.Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page

Question
Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
Ans: D

Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?
Ans: B

 What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?
Ans: C

Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
ans: C

What is keyword density?
Ans: E

Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?
Ans: B

What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
Ans: D

What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?
ans: D

question
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?
Ans: C

Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
Ans:  B

Question: 2
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
A

Question: 3
What is Keyword Density?
Ans: D

Question: 4
Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
Ans: A

Question: 5
Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
Ans: B

Question: 6
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
 Ans: C

Question: 7
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
Ans: A,B,C

Question:  8
What is Anchor Text?
Ans: C

Question: 9
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
B

Question: 10
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
Ans: D

Question:  11
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
Ans: A

Question:  12
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
Ans: B

Question: 13
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
Ans: B

Question:  14
Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
Ans: E

Question:  15
Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
Ans: A

Question: 16
What does the 302 server response code signify?
Ans: D

Question: 17
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
Ans: D

Question: 18
State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
Ans: A

Question: 19
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
Ans: B

Question: 20
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
Ans: B

Question:  21
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
ANS: A

Question: 22
Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
Ans: C

Question:  23
Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
Ans:  A

 Question:  24
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
Ans: B

 Question: 25
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
Ans: D

 Question:  26
All major search engines are case sensitive.
Ans: B

 Question:  27
While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
Ans: B

 Question:  28
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
Ans: A,B,C,D

 Question:  29
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
Ans: D

 Question:  30
Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
Ans: B,C

 Question:  31
Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
Ans: A
 Question:  32
_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
Ans: D

 Question: 33
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
ANS: A, D

 Question:  34
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
Ans:  D

 Question:  35
Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
Ans: A, B, D

 Question:  36
A Hallway Page is used to:
Ans: D

Question:
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
Ans: D

Question:
How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
Ans: C

Question:
State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
Ans: A

Question:
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans: D

Question:
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
Ans: D

Question:
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
ANS: C

Question:
Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
ANS: A

Question:
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
ANS: C

Question:
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
ANS: B

Question:
The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
ANS: B

Question:
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
ANS:  D

Question:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
ANS: C

Question:
What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
ANS: D

Question:
If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
ANS: B

Question:
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
ANS: B

Question:
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
ANS: D

Question:
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
ANS: A

Question:
What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
ANS: A

Question: 1
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory
search results for Yahoo?

Ans:  B
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Question: 2
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?

Ans: A
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 3
What is Keyword Density?
Ans: D
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Question: 4
Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
Ans: A
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Question: 5
Are RSS / Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
Ans: B
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Question: 6
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
Ans: C
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Question: 7
Which of the following factors does Google take into account
while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
Ans: A,B,C
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  8
What is Anchor Text?
Ans: C
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 9
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword
suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches
for the term “iq”?
Ans: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 10
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties
in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
Ans: D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  11
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking
the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
Ans: A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  12
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search
engine results in between major updates?
Ans: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 13
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing
to authority websites?
Ans: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  14
Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
Ans: E
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 16
What does the 302 server response code signify?
Ans: D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 17
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
Ans: D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 18
State whether true or false.The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
Ans: A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 19
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
Ans: B
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 20
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
Ans: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  21
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
ANS: A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 22
Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
Ans: C
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  23
Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
Ans:  A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  24
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
Ans: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 25
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
Ans: D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  26
All major search engines are case sensitive.
Ans: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  27
While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
Ans: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  28
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
Ans: A,B,C,D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  29
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
Ans: D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  30
Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
Ans: B,C
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  31
Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
Ans: A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  32
_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
Ans: D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 33
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
ANS: A, D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  34
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past.
Ans:  D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  35
Which of the following statements about search engine optimizationtechniques are correct:
Ans: A, B, D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  36
A Hallway Page is used to:
Ans: D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  37
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
Ans: D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  38
How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
Ans: C
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  39
State whether the following statement is true or false.A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
Ans: A
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  40
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans:  D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  34
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past.
Ans:  D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  35
Which of the following statements about search engine optimizationtechniques are correct:
Ans: A, B, D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  36
A Hallway Page is used to:
Ans: D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  37
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
Ans: D
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  38
How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
Ans: C
””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
 Question:  39
State whether the following statement is true or false.A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
Ans: A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  40
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans:  D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  41
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
Ans: D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  42
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

ANS:  C
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  43
Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?

ANS:  A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  44
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?

ANS: C
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  45
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.

ANS: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  46
The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:

ANS:  B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  47
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.

ANS:  D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  48
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?

ANS: C
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  49
What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?

ANS: D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:   50
If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

ANS: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 51
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?

ANS: B
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  52
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?

ANS: D
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question:  53
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?

ANS: A
 ””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””””
Question: 54
What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?

ANS:   A

 

 

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo? 

 b. Yahoo Directory 

 

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?                                                             

c. Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

 

Question: What is Keyword Density?

d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

 

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:

a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

 

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?

b.No

 

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?

c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

 

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

Ans: A,B,C

 

Question:  What is Anchor Text?

c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

 

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?

b.No

 

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

d.Pagejacking

 

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?

a.Yes

 

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?

 b.Flux

 

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?

b.False

 

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?

e.All of the above

 

Question: Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.

c.66

 

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?

 d.The page has temporarily moved

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?

d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

 

Question: State whether true or false.

The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.

a.True

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?

b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

 

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?

b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

 

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?

a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

 

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?

 c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

 

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?

a.Hiding text on the webpage

 

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?

b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

 

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?

d.None of the above

 

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.

b.False

 

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?

b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

 

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?

Ans: A,B,C,D

 

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?

d.Stop words

 

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?

Ans: B,C

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?

a.It is a form of XML

 

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.

d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

 

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?

Ans: A,D

 

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.

d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

 

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:

Ans: A, B, D

 

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:

d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

 

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?

d.Google Trends

 

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?

c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

 

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.

A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.

 a.True

 

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?

d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

 

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?

d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

 

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

 

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?

a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

 

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?

c.Grey hat techniques

 

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.

b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

 

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:

<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>

b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

 

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.

d.Meta Search Engines

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?

c.They are voluntary in nature

 

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?

d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

 

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

 

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?

b.They are also called link farms

 

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?

d.Stemming

 

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?

a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

 

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?

a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

 

Question:10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.

 b. 30 percent

oDesk Search Engine Optimization Test Questions and Answers

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?

a. Windows Live
b. Yahoo Directory
c. Google
d. Wikipedia
e. DMOZ
Ans:B

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?                                                             

 

 

a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Googlerecommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

b. Linking to a page inconsistently does not affect the way Googleviews the page/s. Examples of inconsistent linking could be http://www.expertrating.com/page/ and http://www.expertrating.com/page and http://www.expertrating.com/page/index.htm

c. Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

d. Placeholders for pages which do not have content are never viewed as duplicate content by Google

Ana:c

 

Question: What is Keyword Density?

 

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page

b.The number of times the keyword is used X (MULTIPLIED BY) the total word count on page

c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description

d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

e.The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on the page

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:

 

a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

b.It is possible to create and submit specialized Sitemaps to Google for Video and Mobile content

c.The Sitemap acceptable to Google follows an XML format

Ans: A

 

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?

 

a.Yes

b.No

Ans: B

 

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?

 

a.It refers to the fact that the importance of choosing high traffic keywords leads to the best return on investment

b.It refers to the importance attached to getting the right keyword density

c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

d.It refers to the fact that the keywords in bold font are given priority by the search engines

Ans: C

 

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

 

a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated

b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website

c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

d.None of the above

Ans: A,B,C

 

Question:  What is Anchor Text?

 

a.It is the main body of text on a particular web page

b.It is the text within the left or top panel of a web page

c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

d.It is the most prominent text on the page that the search engines use to assign a title to the page

Ans: C

 

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?

 

a.Yes

b.No

Ans:B

 

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

 

a.Trafficjacking

b.Visitorjacking

c.Viewjacking

d.Pagejacking

Ans: D

 

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?

 

a.Yes

b.No

Ans: A

 

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?

 

a.Waves

b.Flux

c.Shuffling

d.Swaying

Ans: B
 

 

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?

 

a.True

b.False

Ans: B

 

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?

a.http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.asp?examnum=243&examtype=244

b.http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.asp?examnum=243

c.http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.asp

d.http://www.expertrating.com/exams/seo.html

e.All of the above

Ans: E

 

Question: Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.

 

a.56

b.60

c.66

d.80

 

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?

 

a.It signifies conflict, too many people wanted the same file at the same time

b.The page has been permanently removed

c.The method you are using to access the file is not allowed

d.The page has temporarily moved

e.What you requested is just too big to process

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?

 

a.It should be about 50 characters in length

b.The description should not contain the keywords

c.If the meta description is not included, the search engines will use the meta keywords for information

d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Ans: D

 

Question: State whether true or false.

The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.

 

a.True

b.False

Ans: A

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?

 

a.Images cannot be spidered by the search engines

b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

c.Images should always be kept close to the top of a webpage

d.Image maps should be used while including the images

Ans: B

 

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?

 

a.Increasing the keyword density on the web pages

b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

c.Hiding the keywords within the webpage

d.Creating multiple pages and hiding them from the website visitors

Ans: B

 

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?

 

a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

b.Alexa and Quantcast provide information on visitor household incomes

c.Alexa is biased towards US based traffic

d.Quantcast only tracks people who have installed the Quantcast toolbar

ANS: A

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Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?

 

a.The text of the paid links should state the words “paid text link” for Google to identify it as a paid link

b.Only Paid text links to non profit websites should be accepted

c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

d.Paid links should be disclosed through the “index=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

Ans: C

 

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?

 

a.Hiding text on the webpage

b.Stuffing keywords on the webpage

c.Linking to sites banned by Google

d.None of the above

Ans:  A

 

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?

 

a. It is advantageous if your web server supports the If-Modified-Since HTTP heade

b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

c. Avoid using robots.txt to prevent crawling of search results pages or other auto-generated pages, even if they don’t add much value for users coming from search engines

d. Submitting new pages of your website at http://www.google.com/addurl.html as soon as they are online, helps to speed up indexing

Ans: B

 

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?

 

a.Creating a subdomain with the hottest keyword and creating duplicate copies of existing pages on it

b.Filling your pages with keywords, whether relevant to the page content or not

c.Creating a page which serves a different content to the search engine bots and different to human users

d.None of the above

Ans: D

 

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.

 

a.True

b.False

Ans: B

 

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?

 

a.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then went on to visit additional pages          

b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

c.By letting you know the percentage of users who decided to go back to the source from where they found your website

d.By letting you know the percentage of users who left your website within 10 seconds of viewing the first page

Ans: B

 

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?

 

a.The number of websites that link to it

b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google

c.The number of pages in the website

d.The quality of websites that link to it

Ans: A,B,C,D

 

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?

 

a.Barrier words

b.Non-indexable words

c.Slow words

d.Stop words

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?

 

a.Using automated website submission software

b.Loading pages with irrelevant links

c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

d.Registering misspellings of well-known websites

Ans: B,C

 

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?

 

a.It is a form of XML

b.tstands for Realtime streamlined syndication

c.It is a good way of displaying static information

d.It is a Microsoft technology

Ans: A

 

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.

 

a.The sitemap

b.The contact page

c.The home page

d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?

 

a.Targeting synonyms of the main keyword

b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only

c.Copying competitor keywords

d.ofive or more keywords per page

ANS: A, D

 

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.

 

a.abandon and close your website permanently.

b.modify the page contents, make them useful and relevant to the human users, and request Google to reconsider your site.

c.start a PPC campaign to get your site included in the sponsored results.

d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Ans:  D

 

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:

 

a.Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword

b.Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines

c.search engine robots follow the first link they find to any particular page and they do not follow additional links to the same page

d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

Ans: A, B, D

 

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:

 

a.Attract visitors from the search engines straight onto the Hallway Page

b.Organize the Doorway Pages

c.Help people navigate to different Doorway Pages

d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Ans: D

 

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?

 

a.Yahoo Search Term Suggestion Tool

b.Alexa

c.Google Traffic Estimator

d.Google Trends

e.WordTracker

Ans: D

 

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?

 

a.Site maps help the search engine editorial staff to quickly go through a website, hence ensuring quicker placement

b.Ggives credit to the websites having site maps. The GoogleBot looks for the keyword or title “Site Map” on the home page of a website.

c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

d.None of the above

Ans: C

 

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.

 

A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.

a.True

b.False

Ans: A

 

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?

 

a.It helps to retrieve web pages from the world wide web

b.It helps to gather information from other search engines

c.It helps to sort the documents that Google has retrieved

d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Ans:  D

 

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?

 

a.The website offering products and services to the visitors country

b.A website that provides free content for the related keywords

c.Hidden keywords on the home page matching the search term

d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Ans: D

 

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?

 

a.It shows all the outbound links from the URL

b.It shows how many pages of the site Yahoo is pointing to

c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

d.It shows URLs with broken links

ANS:  C

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?

 

a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

b.The subject matter of the site providing the inbound link to a page of a web site

c.The text used to describe the inbound link to a page of a web site

d.The number of outbound links on the page that contains the inbound link to a page of a web site

ANS:  A

 

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?

 

a.Red hat techniques

b.Silver hat techniques

c.Grey hat techniques

d.Shady hat techniques

ANS: C

 

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.

 

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic

b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting

d.Because people could turn up claiming copy right infringement

 

ANS: B

 

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:

<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>

 

a.Not to index the homepage and not to follow the links in the page

b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

c.To index the page and not to follow the links in the page

d.Not to index the page but to follow the links in the page

ANS:  B

 

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.

 

a.Crawler-based Search Engines

b.Human-Powered Directories

c.Hybrid Search Engines

d.Meta Search Engines

ANS:  D

 

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?

 

a.They are two way links (reciprocal links)

b.They are from authority websites

c.They are voluntary in nature

d.They are from .edu or .gov extension websites

ANS: C

 

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?

 

a.Google will find the web pages about Certification and also containing the word “Networking”

b.Google will find all the web pages containing the words “Certification” and “Networking”

c.Google will find all the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together

d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

ANS: D

 

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

 

a.It will open up the Google help pages applicable to http://www.expertrating.com

b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

c.It will only find page titles about help within http://www.expertrating.com

d.It will direct you to the request page for re-indexing of http://www.expertrating.com

ANS: B

 

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?

 

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO

b.They are also called link farms

c.They are paid listings

d.They contain numerous inbound links

ANS: B

 

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?

 

a.Spreading

b.Dilating

c.RSD (real time synonym detection)

d.Stemming

e.Branching

ANS: D

 

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?

 

a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

b.Only 20% of the pages of the website will be indexed by the search engine

c.20% of the websites pages will never be indexed

d.The website ranks in the first 20% of all websites indexed by the search engine for its most important search terms

ANS: A

 

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?

 

a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

b.Search engines often pass on long tail searches to lesser known and new websites

c.Search engines do not pass on long tail search traffic to websites that rank high for shorter keyword searches

d.There are fewer websites that have targeted such keywords
ANS:A

Odesk Seo Test Questions And Answers

1. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?

a. it shows all the outbound links from the url
b. It shows how many pages of the site yahoo is pointing to
c*It shows all the pages that point to that url
d. It show url’s with broken links

2. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?

a.Coaling
b.Foisting
c.Slighting
d*Cloaking

3. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b*Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents
c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.because people could turn up claiming copyright infirigement

4. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?

a.Google will find the web pages about “certification” and also containing the word “networking”
b.Google will find ALL the web pages containing the word word “Certification” and “Networking”
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together. 
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

5. Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the contents of the website is updated
b. the number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
d. None of the above

6. What is keyword density?

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on page – (minus) the total words in HTML on the page
b.The number of times the keyword is used x (multiply by) the total word count on page.
c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page. 

7. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b.They are also called Link Farms 
c.They are Paid Listings
d*They contain numerous inbound links

8. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a.Traffic jacking
b.Visitors Jacking
c.View Jacking
d* Page Jacking 

9. What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?

a.1 week
b. 3 weeks
c. 1 month
d.* More than 3 months 

10. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword, A & D 
b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.Copying competitor keywords
d.Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check)

11. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?

a. it shows all the outbound links from the url
b. It shows how many pages of the site yahoo is pointing to
c. It shows all the pages that point to that url 
d. It show url’s with broken links

12. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?

a.Coaling
b.Foisting
c.Slighting
d*Cloaking 

13. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?

a.Because they will not lead to fresh traffic
b*Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents 
c.Because you will not get the benefits of proper keyword targeting
d.because people could turn up claiming copyright infirigement

14. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the google search box?

a.Google will find the web pages about “certification” and also containing the word “networking”
b.Google will find ALL the web pages containing the word word “Certification” and “Networking”
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together.
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

15. Which of the following factors does google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?

a. The frequency with which the contents of the website is updated
b. the number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)
d. None of the above

16. What is keyword density?

a.The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on page – (minus) the total words in HTML on the page
b.The number of times the keyword is used x (multiply by) the total word count on page.
c.The number of times the keyword is used in the page description
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
e*The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page.

17. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?

a.They are greatly beneficial to SEO
b*They are also called Link Farms 
c.They are Paid Listings
d*They contain numerous inbound links

18. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?

a.Traffic jacking
b.Visitors Jacking
c.View Jacking
d* Page Jacking

19. What is the most likely time period required for getting a google page ranking?

a.1 week
b. 3 weeks
c. 1 month
d.* More than 3 months

20. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a* Targeting synonyms of the main keyword (ans) A & D
b.Targeting the highest searched keywords only
c.Copying competitor keywords
d*Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page (check) 

21. Google displays up to ———————— characters of a web pages title tag

a.56
b.60 * B & C 
c.66
d.80

22. Which of the following fact about Alexa are correct ?

a.*Alexa provides free data on relative website visitors traffic 
b. Alexa and Quancast provide information on visitors household income
c.Alexa is baised towards US based traffic
d.Quantcast only track people who have installed the quantcast toolbar

23. What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word “actor” will aslo show search result for related word such as actress, acting or act?

a.Spreading
b.Dilating
c.RSD (real time synonyms detection)
d.Stemming 
e.Branching

24.Do search engine such as google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates

a* Yes 
b No

25. Which of the following conditions will google treat favorably from the “Relevancy” perspective.

a.The website offering product and services to the visitors country
b.*A website that provides Free content for related keywords 
c.Hidden keywords on the homepage matching search term
d.Image alt tag on the homepage matching search term

26. Which of the following website design guideline has been recommended by google?

a*Having a clear hierachy and text links
b.Every page should be reachable from atleast one static text link
c.If the sitemap is larger than 100 or so links, you should break the sitemap into separate pages
d.Keep the links on a given page to a reasonable number (fewer than 100)
e. Use less than 30 images or graphics per page

27. What is the main reason for the effectiveness of Optimizing a web page towards a long tails keyword search? Recheck

a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries
b.*Search engine often pass on long tail searches to lesser or new website
c.Search engine do not pass on long tail search traffic to website that rank high for shorter keyword searches (check)
d*There are fewer webvsite that have targeted such keyword’s

28 Which of the following statement is correct with regard’s to the images within a web page?

a.Images can not be spidered by the search engine (check)
b*Important keywords related to the image should be plcaed in the ALT text
c.Images should always be kept close to the top of a web page
d. Image maps should be used while including the images

29. What does the 302 server Response Code signify?

a.It signifies conflict, too many people wanting the same file at the same time
b.The page has been permanently removed
c.The method you are using to access the file is not allowed
d*The page has temporarily moved
e.What you requested is just too big to process

30. State whether the following statement is true or false. A sitemap provide a list of natural links to user accessible pages on a website

a.True
b*False
31.  State whether true or false. 

The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial site?
a*True

b.False

_**_Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Test_**_

1. Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to yahoo. What is perfermed by the link:Operator?
c. It shows all the pages that point to that url

2. Which blackhat Seo techniques is characterized by a method to decieve search engine, by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
d. Cloaking

3. Why is it bad idea from SEO perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet?
b. Because you could be penalize by search engine for using duplicate contents

4. What will happen if you type the word ‘Certification-Networking’ in the Google searchbox?
c.*Google will find ALL the web pages in which the words “Certification” and “Networking” appear together.

5. Which of the following factors does Google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
c.*The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

6. What is keyword density?
e: The number of times the keyword is used / (divided by) the total word count on the page.

7. Which of the following statement about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called Link Farms

8. What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called
d: Page Jacking

9. What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page ranking?
d.* More than 3 months

10. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing 5 or more keywords per page

11. Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google search results?
ans: No

12. All major search engines are case sensitive
ans: False

13. Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve
ans: Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

14. Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
ans: Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages.

15. Which of the following statements about the search engine optimization techniques are correct?
ans: websites with deep linking are looked at the favorably by search engines

16. Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google page rank
ans: the subject matter of the site providing the inbound link to a page of a web site

17. what is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank
ans: More Than 3 months.

18. Which of the following is an ethical SEO Techniques?
ans: Non of the above.

19. What is Anchor text
ans:it is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

20. Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells a links, what actions does Google recommend to avoid being penalized
ans: Paid links should be disclosed through index-nofollow attribute in the hyperlink?

21. If you search for the term “iq test” in the word tracker keyword suggestion tool, will  it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”
Yes or no?
ans: no

22. If you enter “help site:http://www.vjseomarketing.com‘ in the google search box, what will  Google search for
ans: it will find pages about help with-in http://www.vjseomarketing.com

23. which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google
ans:Every page should be reachable from at least one static text link

24. Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
ans:If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you  only allow the indexing of the better version

25. which of the following statements about the RSS are correct.
ans:it is a form of XML

26. what is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpages towards a long  tail keyword search
ans:there are fewer websites that have targeted such keywords.

27. how are the site maps important for the search engine optimization process
ans:ste maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website..

28. which of the following actions could get you banned by Google
ans:non of the above.

29. Do search engines such as google detect innatural linking patterns by checking the  Class C ip address of the page where the link to the websites originates? Yes or no?
ans:yes

30. what is the term for optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of  reputability/validity
ans:Silver hat techniques

31. What does the term keyword prominence refer to?
ans:it refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are  given priority by the search engines.

32.  Which black hat SEO Techniques is characterized by a method to deceive search engines,  by detecting the search engine bot and “feeding” it with a different HTML actually served to users?
ans: Cloaking

33. Which is the function of indexer part of the Google search Engine?
ans. It helps to retrieve web pages from the world wide wed

34. Google display up to _______ characters of a WebPages Title Tag.
Ans: 66

35. Which of the following can be termed as a good keyword selection and placement strategies?
Ans:a. targeting synonyms of the main keyword
          d. optimizing five or more keywords per page

36. What will happen if you type the words Certification-Networking in the Google search box?
ans: Google will find all the web pages in which the words certification and networking  appear together

37. Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine result pages
ans: clustering

38.  If a websites search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%. What does it mean?
Ans: only 20% of the pages of the website will be indexed by the search engine

39. Which of the following statements about Google technical and quality guidelines is  true.
ans:Avoid using robot.txt to prevent crawling of search results pages or other auto- generated pages, even if they don’t add much value for users coming from the search  engines.

40. Implementing a 301 permanent Redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages  is a good idea from the SEO perspective.
True or False?
ans: True

41. what is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word  ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or  act?
ans: RSD ( real time synonym detection )

Questions:
If you enter help site: http://www.expertrating.com in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
 Ans: d

What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word actor will also show search result for related words such as actress, acting or act?
 Ans: d

 Which of the following factors does Google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
 Ans: c

 State whether true or false.
 The yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
 Ans: a

 Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
 Ans: a

Which of the following statements about the Google sitemaps are correct?
 Ans: a

  What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
 Ans: c

Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
 Ans: d

Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique, what does it involve?
 Ans: b

Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
 Ans: c

What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
 Ans: c
Google gives priority to themed inbound links.
 Ans: a

Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description Meta tag?
 Ans: d

Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
 Ans: c

 Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
 Ans: b

 Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword ‘sigma’?
 Ans: d

If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
 Ans: a

 What does the 302 server response code signify?
 Ans: d

Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
 Ans: a

 Implementing a 301 permanent redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO?
 Ans: a

 If you search for the term “iq” test in the word tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
 Ans: b

Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
 Ans: c

 All major search engines are case sensitive.
 Ans: b
 Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine results?
 Ans: a

A Hallway Page is used to:
 Ans: d

 Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what actions does Google recommend being penalized?
 Ans: c

 Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
 Ans: b

Google displays up to _______ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
 Ans: d

 What is anchor text?
 Ans: c

 ______ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
 Ans: d

 What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
 Ans: d

Which of the following statement about RSS is correct?
 Ans: a

Which black hat SEO technique is characterized by a method to deceive search engine, by detecting the search engine “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
 Ans: d

 Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search result for yahoo?
 Ans: b

What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
 Ans: a

What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
 Ans: b

 Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
 Ans: b, c

Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”,”and”,”when” and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
 Ans: d

 What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
 Ans: d

 How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
 Ans: c

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b.         Yahoo Directory

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?            c.         Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

Question: What is Keyword Density?
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.No

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

Question:  What is Anchor Text?
c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b.No

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Pagejacking

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.Yes

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b.Flux

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
e.All of the above

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Question: State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
a.True

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
a.Hiding text on the webpage

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
d.None of the above

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.
b.False

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.The number of websites that link to it
b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.The number of pages in the website
d.The quality of websites that link to it

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d.Stop words

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
b.Loading pages with irrelevant links
c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a.It is a form of XML

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a.Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d.ofive or more keywords per page

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
a.Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b.Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:
d.Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d.Google Trends

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c.Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.True

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d.It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
d.Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c.It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a.The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c.Grey hat techniques

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b.Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b.Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
d.Meta Search Engines

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c.They are voluntary in nature

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
d.Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b.It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b.They are also called link farms

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d.Stemming

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

Question1:
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
c. The number of pages in the website

Question2:
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
b.     It refers to the importance attached to getting the right keyword density

Question3:
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d.     Stop words

Question4:
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
 a.     Yes

Question5:
Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c.     It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question6:
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b.     Flux

Question7:
Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
c.     66

Question8:
While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
d.     By letting you know the percentage of users who left your website within 10 seconds of viewing the first page

Question9:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
        c.  If the meta description is not included, the search engines will use the meta keywords for information

Question10:
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
b.     modify the page contents, make them useful and relevant to the human users, and request Google to reconsider your site.

Question11:
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
 b.   Filling your pages with keywords, whether relevant to the page content or not

Question12:
Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.     No

Question13:
State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.     True

Question14:
All major search engines are case sensitive.
a.     True

Question15:
_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
c.     Hybrid Search Engines       

 Question16:
Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
b.     A website that provides free content for the related keywords       

Question17:
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b.     A website that provides free content for the related keywords       

Question18:
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
      b.     False       

Question19:
What is Keyword Density?
d.     The number of times the keyword is used in the page title       

Question20:
If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
d.     The website ranks in the first 20% of all websites indexed by the search engine for its most important search terms       

Question21:
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
b.     Visitorjacking       

Question22:
Google gives priority to themed inbound links.
a.     True       

Question23:
What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
c.     It helps to sort the documents that Google has retrieved       

 Question24:
Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b.     Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content   

Question25:
What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
b.     Dilating       

Question26:
Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
d.     They contain numerous inbound links       

Question27:
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
c.     Hiding the keywords within the webpage       

Question28:
What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
d.     More than 3 months       

Question29:
Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
c.     Google Traffic Estimator       

Question30:
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
c.     The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)       

Question31:
What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b.     It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page       

Question32:
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
b.     Linking to a page inconsistently does not affect the way Google views the page/s. Examples of inconsistent linking could be

http/www.expertrating.com/page/ and http://www.expertrating.com/page and http://www.expertrating.com/page/index.htm       

Question33:
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c.     They are voluntary in nature       

Question34:
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
d.     Submitting new pages of your website at http://www.google.com/addurl.html as soon as they are online, helps to speed up indexing       

Question35:
Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine result pages?
d.     Combing       

Question36:
Implementing a 301 Permanent Redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO perspective.
a.     True
b.     False
the answer is:       

Question37:
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.     Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic       

Question38:
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.     Yes       

Question39:
What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c.     Grey hat techniques       

Question40:
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
d.     Optimizing five or more keywords per page

1. If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a. 20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

2.  10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.
b. 30 percent
3.  Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

4.  What does the 301 server response code signify?
b. Moved Permanently

5.  If you enter ‘Help site:www.go4expert.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.go4expert.com

6.  What is Anchor Text?
c. It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

7.  Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

8.  What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b. Flux

9.  Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b. No

10.  Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

11.  What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

12.  What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques

13.  Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

14.  Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

15.  What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

16.  Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

17.  What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
c. RSD (realtime synonym detection)

18.  What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page

19.  Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a. It is a form of XML

20.  Which of the following statements are correct with regard to using javascript within the web pages?
b. Search engines cannot read Javascript
c. It is a good idea to shift the Javascript into a separate file

21.  Which of the following options are correct regarding the Keyword Effectiveness Index (KEI) of a particular keyword?
c. It is directly proportional to the chances of the keyword ranking on the first page of the Google search results

22.  What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d. Pagejacking

23.  Which of the following search engines offers a popular list of the top 50 most searched keywords?
d. Lycos

24.  Which of the following search engines or directories provides the main search results for AOL?
c. Google

25.  Which of the following can be termed as appropriate Keyword Density?
c. 3-4%

26.  The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

27.  What is Keyword Density?
a. The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page

28.  Which of the following are examples of agents?
a. Internet Explorer
b. Search engine spiders
c. Opera

29.  If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
a. Yes

30.  Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

31.  Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a. Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

32.  Google gives priority to themed in-bound links.
a. True

33.  Which of the following methods can help you get around the Google Sandbox?
a. Buying an old Website and getting it ranked

34.  A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enables search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

35.  Which of the following options describes the correct meaning of MouseTrapping?
d. The web browser trick, which attempts to keep a visitor captive at on a website

36.  What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
b. 3 weeks
c. 2 months

37.  All major search engines are case sensitive.
b. False
39.  How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

40.  Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c. Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink

3. What will happen it you type the words ‘Certification –Networking’ in the Google search box?
d. Google will find the web pages about Certification that do not contain the word Networking

4. Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d. Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

5. Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b. Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

8. Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within the webpage?
b. Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

9. Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a. Yes

1.        If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a. 20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

2.        10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.
b. 30 percent

3.Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

4.What does the 301 server response code signify?
b. Moved Permanently

5.If you enter ‘Help site:www.go4expert.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.go4expert.com

6. What is Anchor Text?
c. It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

7. Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

8.What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b. Flux

9. Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
a. Yes

10. Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

11.What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

12.      What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
a. Red hat techniques

13.      Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

14.      Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

15.      What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

16.      Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

17.      What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d. Stemming

18.      What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page

19.      Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a. It is a form of XML

20.      Which of the following statements are correct with regard to using javascript within the web pages?
c. It is a good idea to shift the Javascript into a separate file
d. Most of the search engines are unable to read links within Javascript code

21.      Which of the following options are correct regarding the Keyword Effectiveness Index (KEI) of a particular keyword?
a. It is directly proportional to the popularity of the keyword
b. It is inversely proportional to the competiton for the keyword

22.      What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d. Pagejacking

23.      Which of the following search engines offers a popular list of the top 50 most searched keywords?
d. Lycos

24.      Which of the following search engines or directories provides the main search results for AOL?
c. Google

25.      Which of the following can be termed as appropriate Keyword Density?
c. 3-4%

26.      The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

27.      What is Keyword Density?
d. The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

28.      Which of the following are examples of agents?
b. Search engine spiders

29.      If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b. No

30.      Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

31.      Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a. Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

32.      Google gives priority to themed in-bound links.
a. True

33.      Which of the following methods can help you get around the Google Sandbox?
a. Buying an old Website and getting it ranked

34.      A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enables search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

35.      Which of the following options describes the correct meaning of MouseTrapping?
d. The web browser trick, which attempts to keep a visitor captive at on a website

36.      What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
d. More than 3 months

37.      All major search engines are case sensitive.
b. False

38.      Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
e. Use less than 30 images or graphics per page

39.      How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

40.      Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c. Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink
1.If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a. 20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine
2.10 people do a web search. In response, they see links to a variety of web pages. Three of the 10 people choose one particular link. That link then has a __________ clickthrough rate.
b. 30 percent

3.Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. Quality back links gives higher page rank

4.What does the 301 server response code signify?
b. Moved Permanently

5.If you enter ‘Help site:www.go4expert.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.go4expert.com

6.   What is Anchor Text?
c. It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

7.Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

8.What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b. Flux

9.Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b. No

10.Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a. If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version

11.What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c. It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

12.What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques

13.Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

14.Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. Optimizing five or more keywords per page

15.What does the 302 server response code signify?
d. The page has temporarily moved

16.Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

17.What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
c. RSD (realtime synonym detection)

18.What will the following robots.txt file do?
User-agent:Googlebot
Disallow:/*?
User-agent:Scooter
Disallow:
b. It will disallow Google from crawling any of the dynamically generated pages. It will also disallow the altavista scooter bot from accessing any page

19.Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a. It is a form of XML

20.Which of the following statements are correct with regard to using javascript within the web pages?
b. Search engines cannot read Javascript
c. It is a good idea to shift the Javascript into a separate file

21.Which of the following options are correct regarding the Keyword Effectiveness Index (KEI) of a particular keyword?
a. It is directly proportional to the popularity of the keyword
b. It is inversely proportional to the competiton for the keyword

22.What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d. Pagejacking

23.Which of the following search engines offers a popular list of the top 50 most searched keywords?
d. Lycos

24.Which of the following search engines or directories provides the main search results for AOL?
c. Google

25.Which of the following can be termed as appropriate Keyword Density?
c. 3-4%

26.The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

27.What is Keyword Density?
a. The number of times the keyword is used / (DIVIDED BY) the total word count on page – (MINUS)the total words in HTML on the page

28.Which of the following are examples of agents?
a. Internet Explorer
b. Search engine spiders
c. Opera

29.If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
a. Yes

30.Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b. Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

31.Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a. Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

32.Google gives priority to themed in-bound links.
a. True

33.Which of the following methods can help you get around the Google Sandbox?
a. Buying an old Website and getting it ranked

34.A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enables search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

35.Which of the following options describes the correct meaning of MouseTrapping?
d. The web browser trick, which attempts to keep a visitor captive at on a website

36.What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
c. 2 months (2 to 3 months)

37.All major search engines are case sensitive.
b. False

38.Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
c. If the site map is larger than 100 or so links, you should break the site map into separate pages

39.How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

40.Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c. Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink

Q: If you enter help site: http://www.expertrating.com in the Google search box, what will Google search for?

Ans: d

Q: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word actor will also show search result for related words such as actress, acting or act?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while accessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
Ans: c

Q: State whether true or false.
The yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
Ans: a

Q: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
Ans: a

Q: Which of the following statements about the Google sitemaps are correct?
Ans: a

Q: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
Ans: c

Q: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
Ans: d

Q: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique, what does it involve?
Ans: b

Q: Which of the following website design guidelines have been recommended by Google?
Ans: c

Q: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
Ans: c

Q: Google gives priority to themed inbound links.
Ans: a

Q: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description Meta tag?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
Ans: c

Q: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
Ans: b

Q: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword ‘sigma’?
Ans: d

Q: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
Ans: a

Q: What does the 302 server response code signify?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
Ans: a

Q: Implementing a 301 permanent redirects on the old pages to redirect to the new pages is a good idea from the SEO?
Ans: a

Q: If you search for the term “iq” test in the word tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
Ans: b

Q: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
Ans: c

Q: All major search engines are case sensitive.
Ans: b

Q: Which search engine technology prevents a website from appearing in numerous top positions in the search engine results?
Ans: a

Q: A Hallway Page is used to:
Ans: d

Q: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what actions does Google recommend being penalized?
Ans: c

Q: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
Ans: b

Q: Google displays up to _______ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
Ans: d

Q: What is anchor text?
Ans: c

Q: ______ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
Ans: d

Q: What is the most likely time period required for getting a Google page rank?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following statement about RSS is correct?
Ans: a

Q: Which black hat SEO technique is characterized by a method to deceive search engine, by detecting the search engine “feeding” it with a different HTML code than the HTML actually served to users?
Ans: d

Q: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search result for yahoo?
Ans: b

Q: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
Ans: a

Q: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
Ans: b

Q:Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
Ans: b, c

Q: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”,”and”,”when” and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
Ans: d

Q: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
Ans: d
Q: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
Ans: c

Question: Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b. Yahoo Directory

Question: Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
c. Syndicating your content could lead to Google viewing the material as duplicate

Question: What is Keyword Density?
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title

Question: Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

Question: Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.No

Question: What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines

Question: Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

Question: What is Anchor Text?
c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page

Question: If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b.No

Question: What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Pagejacking

Question: Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.Yes

Question: What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search
engine results in between major updates?
b.Flux

Question: While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Question: Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
e.All of the above

Question: What does the 302 server response code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Question: State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
a.True

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text

Question: Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines

Question: Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic

Question: Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute in the hyperlink

Question: Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
a.Hiding text on the webpage

Question: Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
b. If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few

Question: Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
d.None of the above

Question: All major search engines are case sensitive.
a.True

Question: While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page

Question: Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.The number of websites that link to it
b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.The number of pages in the website
d.The quality of websites that link to it

Question: Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d.Stop words

Question: Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
b.Loading pages with irrelevant links
c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

Question: Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a.It is a form of XML

Question:_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Question: Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?

a. Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d. five or more keywords per page

Question: If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
d. it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Question: Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
a. Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b. Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
d. It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text for all inbound links as it could look automated to the search engines

Question: A Hallway Page is used to:
d. Enable search engine bots to index the Doorway Pages

Question: Which of the following free tools/websites could help you identify which city in the world has the largest search for the keyword – “six sigma”?
d. Google Trends

Question: How are site maps important for the search engine optimization process?
c. Site maps help the search engine spider pick up more pages from the website

Question: State whether the following statement is true or false.
A Sitemap provides a list of internal links to user accessible pages on a website.
a.  True

Question: What is the function of “indexer” part of the Google search engine?
d. It helps to generate meaningful results based upon the user’s search term

Question: Which of the following conditions will Google treat favorably from the ‘Relevancy’ perspective?
d. Image Alt tags on the home page matching the search term

Question: Some words, when followed by a colon, have special meanings to Yahoo. What is performed by the link: operator?
c. It shows all the pages that point to that URL

Question: Which of the following factors have an impact on the Google PageRank?
a. The total number of inbound links to a page of a web site

Question: What is the term for Optimization strategies that are in an unknown area of reputability/validity?
c. Grey hat techniques

Question: Why is it a bad idea from the seo perspective to host free articles and write ups that are very common on the internet.
b. Because you could get penalized by search engines for using duplicate content

Question: The following robots meta tag directs the search engine bots:
<META NAME=”robots” CONTENT=”noindex,nofollow”>
b. Not to index the page and not to follow the links in the page

Question:_________________ use both crawlers and directories to generate relevant results.
d. Meta Search Engines

Question: Which of the following statements is correct with regard to natural links?
c. They are voluntary in nature

Question: What will happen if you type the words ‘Certification -Networking’ in the Google search box?
ANS: D

Question: If you enter ‘Help site:www.microsoft.com’ in the Google search box, what will Google search for?
b. It will find pages about help within http://www.expertrating.com

Question: Which of the following statements about FFA pages are true?
b. They are also called link farms

Question: What is the name of the search engine technology due to which a query for the word ‘actor’ will also show search results for related words such as actress, acting or act?
d. Stemming

Question: If a website’s search engine saturation with respect to a particular search engine is 20%, what does it mean?
a.20% of the webpages of the website have been indexed by the search engine

Question: What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
a. There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

Question: 54
What is the main reason for the effectiveness of optimizing a webpage towards a long tail keyword search?
a.There are more long tail searches than shorter keyword queries

Question: 1
Which of the following search engines or directories provides the directory search results for Yahoo?
b.Yahoo Directory
       
Question: 2
Which of the following statements regarding website content are correct?
a.If you have two versions of a document on your website, Google recommends that you only allow the indexing of the better version
       
Question: 3
What is Keyword Density?
d.The number of times the keyword is used in the page title
       
Question: 4
Which of the following statements about the Google Sitemap are correct:
a.Repeated submission of the Sitemap to Google could be penalized

Question: 5
Are RSS/Atom feeds returned in Google’s search results?
b.No

Question: 6
What does the term Keyword Prominence refer to?
c.It refers to the fact that the keywords placed in important parts of a webpage are given priority by the search engines
       
Question: 7
Which of the following factors does Google take into account while assessing whether or not a website is an authority website?
a.The frequency with which the content of the website is updated
b.The number of web pages containing relevant information on the main theme of the website
c.The number of in-bound natural links related to the website’s theme (or keywords)

Question:  8
What is Anchor Text?
c.It is the visible text that is hyper linked to another page
       
Question: 9
If you search for the term “iq test” in the Word Tracker keyword suggestion tool, will it return the number of independent searches for the term “iq”?
b.No

Question: 10
What is the illegal act of copying of a page by unauthorized parties in order to filter off traffic to another site called?
d.Pagejacking 

Question:  11
Do search engines such as Google detect unnatural linking patterns by checking the Class C IP address of the page where the link to the website originates?
a.Yes
       
Question:  12
What term is commonly used to describe the shuffling of positions in search engine results in between major updates?
b.Flux
       
Question: 13
While grading your website, Google gives credit to outbound links pointing to authority websites?
b.False

Question:  14
Which of the following URLs can the Google search engine spider?
e.All of the above

Question:  15
Google displays up to _____ characters of a webpage’s Title Tag.
d.80

Question: 16
What does the 302 server response code signify?
d.The page has temporarily moved
       
Question: 17
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the description meta tag?
d.Google uses the meta description to generate the search engine results pages

Question: 18
State whether true or false.
The Yahoo Directory listing is a free service for commercial sites.
a.True
Ans: A

Question: 19
Which of the following statements is correct with regard to the images within a webpage?
b.Important keywords related to the image should be placed in the ALT text
       
Question: 20
Cloaking is a controversial SEO technique. What does it involve?
b.Offering a different set of web pages to the search engines
       
Question:  21
Which of the following facts about Alexa are correct?
a.Alexa provides free data on relative website visitor traffic
       
Question: 22
Google looks down upon paid links for enhancing page rank. If a website sells links, what action/s does Google recommend to avoid being penalized?
c.Paid links should be disclosed through the “rel=nofollow” attribute  in the hyperlink

Question:  23
Which of the following actions could get you banned by Google?
a.Hiding text on the webpage
       
Question:  24
Which of the following statements about Google’s technical and quality guidelines is true?
b.If using dynamic pages, it helps to keep the parameters short and the number of them few
       
Question: 25
Which of the following is an ethical SEO Technique?
d.None of the above

Question:  26
All major search engines are case sensitive.
b.False

Question:  27
While optimizing your website it is important to generate the right type of traffic, how does the Bounce Rate information help in this regard?
b.By letting you know the percentage of users who entered the website and then left without viewing any other page
       
Question:  28
Which of the following factors contribute towards link popularity of a website?
a.The number of websites that link to it
b.The number of pages of the website indexed by Google
c.The number of pages in the website
d.The quality of websites that link to it

Question:  29
Search engines do not index some common words (such as “or”, “and”, “when”, and “in”) within the webpage. What are these common words called?
d.Stop words

Question:  30
Which of the following activities could be looked down upon by Google as per their quality guidelines?
b.Loading pages with irrelevant links
c.Intentionally adding keywords to the TITLE tags and ALT attributes

Question:  31
Which of the following statements about RSS are correct?
a.It is a form of XML

Question:  32
_________ is usually the best web page to get linked to while receiving a themed in-bound link from another website.
d.The page which you would like to improve in the search engine rankings

Question: 33
Which of the following can be termed as good keyword selection and placement strategies?
a.Targeting synonyms of the main keyword
d.Optimizing five or more keywords per page

Question:  34
If your site is not appearing in Google search results because of some unethical SEO practices in the recent past, _________________.
d.it is better to discontinue the website and shift your webpages to a fresh website with a new domain name.

Question:35
Which of the following statements about search engine optimization techniques are correct:
a.Making a keyword bold does not influence the way that the search engine looks at the keyword
b.Websites with deep linking are looked at favorably by search engines
d.It is not a good idea to have the same anchor text fo