Category Archives for Search Engine Optimization

Part 8: Headings

When I started working on my first website several years back, I had a very basic idea of what headings were. However, I had no clue how to use them properly nor did I really understand their importance in regards to SEO.The good news is that this isn’t a complicated topic or concept. Yet, it […]

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Part 7: WordPress Plugins

If you’re reading this than chances are you chose WordPress for your content management system. Good choice!As I mentioned before, one of the cool things about WordPress is that there are a lot of easy-to-use plugins that are free. All you need to do is download them and install in your WordPress dashboard.This not only […]

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Part 6: URL Structure

Your URL is the entire string of characters someone would enter into a browser to get to a particular page on your website. It’s the domain name and everything that comes after it as well.Optimizing your URL for search engines is actually a pretty big part of SEO, and it’s often an over looked one.Luckily for […]

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Part 5: WordPress Themes

In part 4 I talked about content management systems and recommended using WordPress over the other available options for anything that isn’t completely e-commerce based.​One of the cool things with WordPress is that there are hundreds of different themes, or website templates, to choose from.But, which theme is right for you?​ Quick Navigation Blog Themes vs. […]

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Part 4: Content Management Systems

A content management system or CMS is exactly what the name suggests. It’s a system, or a piece of software, designed to help manage all of your website content.Long gone are the days of having to build a site from raw HTML code. ​Now, all you need to do is install the CMS of your […]

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