Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from

Forum Moderators: keyplyr & mack

Message Too Old, No Replies

Web Page Layout

1:28 pm on Oct 16, 2008 (gmt 0)

Junior Member

5+ Year Member

joined:Sept 10, 2008
votes: 0

Hi, I have a question as far as how a page is analyzed by spiders. I have a 3 column layout. left navigation / center main content / right used for misc. I read that leaving a blank cell above my navigation table (mine is on the left) is a good idea so the spiders go to the center of the page where my main content is first. can anyone elaborate on this. Any help is greatly appreciated.
6:48 pm on Oct 16, 2008 (gmt 0)

Senior Member

WebmasterWorld Senior Member rocknbil is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member

joined:Nov 28, 2004
votes: 0

Google for "Source Ordered Content" (or better yet, "Source Ordered Content" site:webmasterworld.com, as there's many excellent threads here about precisely that.) The idea is to get your main content to the top, and if you're using tables (read: "cell") this is one way to do that.