Best Practice Marketing

Best Practice Marketing header image 4

Entries from July 14th, 2007

Has Google stopped using Stop words?

33 Comments · Keyword Research

Search engines are using different methods to make their task of indexing the internet easier. One method is to filter stopwords out of the text. This article describes the use of stop words and questions whether Google is still not using stop words.

A stop word is a common word such as “the,” “of,” “on,” and “a” and is used differently by different search engines.

[Read more →]

Tags: