No! That’s the short answer! There is a myth going around in SEO forums that you should have a minimum word count of 500 words per page for each of your web pages. Search engines do look at your content but they are looking for frequent phrases so they can understand what your website is about and rank you accordingly. Saying this, your text should be written for people to read NOT for Google so be careful not to repeat yourself as anyone reading your website will get bored and leave! Read the rest of this entry »
Do web pages need a minimum number of words to rank better on search engines?