# What is keyword density?

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#### PharmazonDirect

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##### What is keyword density?
« on: 06-19-2023, 03:56:13 »
Keyword density refers to the number of times a keyword appears on a given webpage. It is the percentage density of a particular phrase or keyword available on a website compared to the total number of words on a particular page.

#### aanyajack

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##### Re: What is keyword density?
« Reply #1 on: 09-06-2023, 06:41:17 »
Keyword density refers to the number of times a keyword appears on the webpage within a content.

#### seoart

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##### Re: What is keyword density?
« Reply #2 on: 09-13-2023, 00:24:00 »
This concept is no longer as significant as it is used to be. With the evolving semantic algorithms, the frequency of using a keyword on a page has lost much of its meaning.
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« Reply #3 on: 09-18-2023, 04:42:22 »
Keyword density refers to the percentage of times a specific keyword or keyphrase appears within a piece of content (such as a web page, blog post, or article) compared to the total number of words in that content. It is a metric often used in the field of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) to gauge the relevance of a particular keyword within a text and its potential impact on search engine[url https://www.clippingnext.com/] rankings.
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The formula for calculating keyword density is as follows:

Keyword Density
=(Number of Times Keyword Appears
Total Number of Words in Content)×100
Keyword Density=( Total Number of Words in Content / Number of Times Keyword Appears )×100
For example, if you have a 500-word article and your target keyword appears 10 times in that article, the keyword density for that keyword would be:
Keyword Density
=(10/ 500)×100
=2%
Keyword Density=( 500/10)×100=2%

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##### Re: What is keyword density?
« Reply #4 on: 09-20-2023, 07:22:31 »

Keyword density refers to the percentage of times a specific keyword or phrase appears within a piece of content, compared to the total number of words in that content. It's used to gauge how often a keyword is used in relation to the overall content length and can impact search engine optimization (SEO) efforts.
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##### Re: What is keyword density?
« Reply #5 on: 09-21-2023, 01:48:08 »

Keyword density is a metric used in search engine optimization (SEO) to measure the frequency or density of a specific keyword or keyphrase within a webpage's content. It is typically expressed as a percentage and is calculated by dividing the number of times a keyword appears in the content by the total number of words in the content and then multiplying by 100.

The formula for calculating keyword density is:

Keyword Density = (Number of times keyword appears / Total number of words in the content) * 100

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