[rfc-i] Feeding search engines, was: feedback on draft-iab-styleguide-01

Julian Reschke julian.reschke at gmx.de
Tue Mar 25 11:02:58 PDT 2014

On 2014-03-25 18:59, Heather Flanagan (RFC Series Editor) wrote:
> On 3/25/14, 10:54 AM, Julian Reschke wrote:
>> On 2014-03-25 18:19, Heather Flanagan (RFC Series Editor) wrote:
>>> ...
>>> The whole question of SEO is definitely of interest to me, but I think
>>> it ties more closely to the website work.  I'll be turning more of my
>>> attention to that after I get the Style Guide wrapped up.
>>> ...
>> Well, the RFCs are an integral part of the web site.
> Yes, but the style and content of RFCs can be treated as a separate
> matter to SEO.

The *content* of the RFCs (and the way we link to them) will affect 
search engines, so I really recommend to keep an eye on that, and, in 
particular, to understand why we do so poorly with respect to search 
results today.

Best regards, Julian

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