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Tag Cloud – Types & How to Add them?

ZacJohnson on Blog Tips

http://www.bloggingtips.com - Tag cloud is a visual representation or a navigation tool used to visualize the content of a blog or website. In more technical terms, it is an arbitrary arrangement of keywords displayed on the blog to help viewers search content easily and to help search engine bots classify the site. A tag cloud typically looks like this – When you see such a tag cloud, you will find that all the tags are linked to specific content pages. In short, a tag is a keyword in a link. Historic Significance of Tag Cloud The use of tag clouds arose in the early 2000 for Web 2.0 blogs and websites. Flickr, Technorati and Del.icio.us were among the first high profile domains to use tag clouds. They are known as “mullets of the Internet” or “keyword cloud”. However, after few years, its use started declining becau