Give your site a heartbeat
SEO
May 19, 2016

Give your website a heartbeat for improved Google Analytics tracking

If you are a Google Analytics user (if you're reading this, odds are that you are) then you probably spend at least a little time each…
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SEO
February 27, 2016

A guide to Google’s AMP project

Google's AMP project was integrated into Google mobile SERPs (Search Engine Results Pages) on February 24th. Are you using Google AMP? In this post, we'll…
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SEO
February 10, 2016

Permalink length, keywords, and SEO

Whether you are setting up a blog for the first time, optimizing for SEO, or just going about your normal blogging routine, you really should…
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SEO
January 25, 2016

What is the silo link structure and why does Google love it?

Google loves the silo link structure. Are you using it? What is the silo link structure? A silo link structure is a site architecture to…
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Optimizing images in WordPress
SEO
January 23, 2016

Optimizing images in WordPress; plugins and suggestions

Did you know that optimizing your images in WordPress can lead to Google ranking you higher? If you haven't optimized your images, you really should.…
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Use Google’s conversational search to get more web traffic
SEO
December 17, 2015

Use Google’s conversational search to get more web traffic

Everyone wants more web traffic, right? What if I told you there was a fairly simple thing you can do to get more traffic from…
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SEO
July 10, 2015

How do I reduce my bounce rate in WordPress?

Want your site to do better in Google search results? Then you need to care about reducing your bounce rate. How do I reduce my…
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SEO
July 8, 2015

Do url shorteners hurt seo and should you use them anyways?

  In this article, you'll learn about: What url shorteners are and why you would use them What some of the most popular url shorteners…
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SEO
May 12, 2015

A guide to natural backlinks in WordPress

  It is pretty much common knowledge on the web that one of the biggest factors in how well you do in Google SERPs (search engine…
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Cortana and Microsoft Edge about to take a big bite out of Google
SEO
May 1, 2015

Microsoft Edge with Cortana / Bing set to take a big bite out of Google?

  Why we think Microsoft's newest web browser with A.I. companion could take a big bite out of Google's pie Summary Microsoft is priming their new…
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SEO
March 23, 2015

How to block referral spam in Google Analytics

I've recently noticed that a lot of sites I work with are getting fake referral traffic from semalt.semalt.com, buttons-for-website.com, and social-buttons.com. This traffic is clearly…
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SEO
March 17, 2015

Why is there a big difference between Google Analytics and WordPress Jetpack Stats?

A lot of WordPress sites are running both Google Analytics and Jetpack Stats and find that the two each show different stats. In this article…
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SEO
February 22, 2015

Why is there a difference between average session duration and average time on page in Google Analytics?

This is a question that I not only am asked every now and then, but it also is something I think to myself from time…
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SEO
May 15, 2013

Beginner’s guide to SEO for WordPress

  This post is originally from 2013. Although the SEO landscape has changed a lot since then, this post is still pretty much spot on.…
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