This chapter provides information about SEO support and instructions on how to enable SEO support for your website.
This chapter contains the following sections:
Additionally, SEO support enables search engines such as Google to look for search terms within the content of your website's comments and reviews. If a comment or review contains a search term, the search engine will display a link to the web page, on which that comment or review was posted, in its search results list.
The fields used to enable SEO support are located at the bottom of the Comments and Reviews widget tag custom deployment screens. Below shows the SEO fields in the Comments widget tag's deployment screen (the Reviews widget tag's custom deployment screen contains the same SEO field):
Access the custom deployment screen for either the Comments or Reviews widget tag. In the menu bar, do one of the following:
To access the custom Comments Deployment screen, select Comments, Deploy, Comments, and then select Custom Settings.
To access the custom Reviews Deployment screen, select Reviews, Deploy, Reviews, and then select Custom Settings.
In the Resource ID field, specify a resource ID for the Comments or Reviews widget. The Server-Side Tag for SEO inherits the specified resource ID.
cos-widget-tag.jar file in the application server's classpath (for example,
In the Widget Tag field, click Download the SEO Widget file to download the SEO widget file (
Place the SEO widget file (
cos-widget-tag.jar) into the application server's classpath.
jar file defines the functionality of the Server-Side Tag for SEO. Without this
jar file, SEO support cannot be enabled.
Deploy the Server-Side Tag for SEO on the page on which the Comments (or Reviews) widget is deployed:
In the Server-Side Tag for SEO field, copy (Ctrl+C) the tag.
Access the template into which you inserted the Comments (or Reviews) widget tag and insert the Server-Side Tag for SEO field directly below the Comments (or Reviews) widget tag. For instructions, see the Oracle Fusion Middleware WebCenter Sites User's Guide.
The Server-Side Tag for SEO is the main tag that enables SEO support for your web pages.
In the CSS Tag for SEO field, copy (Ctrl+C) the tag.
Access the template into which you inserted the Comments (or Reviews) widget tag and insert the CSS Tag for SEO between the
<head></head> tags of the template's source code. For instructions, see the Oracle Fusion Middleware WebCenter Sites User's Guide.
Publish the template. For instructions, see the Oracle Fusion Middleware WebCenter Sites Administrator's Guide.