Say STOP to SEO regression with Oseox Sitemap & Oseox Monitoring Is the meta keywords tag still taken into account ? by Aurélien Bardon It does not seem to be taken into account. At least not by Google. To put a word that does not exist in any other web pages in the meta keywords tag does not allow this page to be ranked on Google. Related posts: Is the SEO of website better if it is on a dedicated server rather than on a mutualized server How to delete a web page indexed by Google ?