Search Engine Optimization
Don’t you just despise those long, ugly and gnarly WordPress Media Library links?
You know the ones I’m talking about, right?
The ones that looking something like this:
I don’t know about you, but I long to make the “wp-content/uploads/2017/04/21/“ section of WordPress Media Library links vanish like visiting the Bermuda Triangle. But how? Continue reading
If you operate a website long enough, then you’re likely to encounter a situation or circumstance that requires a redirect at some.
What are redirects you ask?
Simply put, redirects are primarily used to preserve SEO authority of a website page or an entire website.
And here’s why redirects are important:
You don’t want to lose invaluable SEO authority you’ve slaved so many days writing and sharing content to be crowned by Google with page one search rankings, right? Continue reading
It has been said that a “picture is worth a thousands words”.
You don’t have to look to far these days to guarantee that statement.
And from the looks of it, it appears that we as a society are moving more and more towards pictures telling the stories of our lives.
Or maybe we’re coming full circle with the use of modernized pictures from our primitive years.
Nevertheless, we’re not talking about just any ole’ pictures. We’re talking about EMOJIS! Emojis can do now wrong and are on at this very moment, being used by all walks of life.
They’re the 💣, and have hit the 🎰 for sure this year!
Don’t believe me? Just ask Forbes… Continue reading
You’re likely a bit perplexed by the title, right?
No worries, because you’re not the only one perplexed by finding out that emoji domain names are a reality. 😮
Yes, the silly 😄, 😂, 😜 and other icons, also known as emojis, you send via text, email and across social networks daily.
They are even included in Google search results! Yes, Google has fallen in ❤️❤️❤️ with emojis, and started having mixed emoji results.
And if that’s not enough, emojis are set to hit the big screen August 2017 🎥. Continue reading
It’s been won weak sense Google announced that its exact match keywords will know longer match when displaying adds.
Hmm, something reads a bit funny about that sentence, right?
Let’s try this won more time.
It’s been one week cents Google’s big announcement about exact match keywords no longer matching when displaying ads.
We’re getting closer four sure, right?
This is likely everyone’s clumsy first experience in an attempt to wrangle traffic from Google via pay-per-click (PPC) ads.
Often times, we carelessly spend money on PPC ads due to not understanding the effective use of keyword match types and negative keywords. Continue reading
As 2016 comes to an end, I’ve been M.I.A. this quarter and with good reason.
In this last quarter, I’ve been focused less on Kickstart Commerce in between SEO projects and more on developing another project based upon Church Management Software (ChMS).
So, you’ve got a business to run and customers to serve every waking hour of the business day.
Include a personal life, the occasional potty break, eating and sleeping, and there’s not room left for much more, right?
But like the competition, you want to increase your website’s visibility in search ranking in hopes of reaching more customers and closing more sales, right?
But how? After all, you manage to establish a decent content marketing strategy, and are off to the races consistently writing and publishing content.
Then a few months into your content marketing excursion, or maybe you’re in the planning stage if you move a bit slower, you realize that content marketing is as much a full-time assignment as serving your customers.
You write and schedule post after post with keyword after keyword focus only to see minimal traffic and search ranking increase.
You have the first part of the equation down, which is writing, scheduling and publishing content that’s engaging to your reader audience (potential customers).
Although search engines are finding and indexing your content to share with the world of readers and potential customers in need of your business offering, what are you doing to share your content outside the walls of your website? Continue reading