10 Keywording Mistakes to Avoid

By Lee Torrens

My experience at Canva has shown me a lot. As much as I see great workflow and contributor strategies, I also see a lot of people making mistakes. Amazing portfolios get weak sales due entirely to poor keywording, and vice-versa.

Bad keywords work against you in search algorithms, which in turn hurts your sales metrics (also algorithm factors), so if you want to be successful you can’t just lean on the quality of your image and throw in keywords that haven’t been well considered.

So what are the practices to avoid? Here’s the top 10 mistakes I’ve observed.

1. Too few

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