Ever wondered how to get your images to appear in Google Image Search? The process is similar to getting a web page to rank well in Google Web Search: optimize your image so that Google sees your image as relevant content. Let me walk you through a few things that you can do when adding images from within WordPress that will help your images get noticed by the search engines.
When you migrate a site from one domain to another, it is very important that you don’t break all the links that you built to your old domain. Proper redirection of all the pages on the old domain to the same location on the new domain will ensure that visitors to the old domain will end up in the right place. A failure to redirect will result in a loss of visitors as well as search engine rankings.
Ever wondered exactly what Google can and can’t see on your website? Well, we are actually referring to what ‘Googlebot’ can see. Googlebot is Google’s web crawler. Let’s take a closer look…
How many times have you been to a website, found a link that sounded interesting, and clicked on it only to be taken to a page that says ‘page not found’? Broken links can be extremely frustrating for your website’s visitors. They can also be costly to you if visitors can’t access your sales or sign-up pages! Continue reading
Computer monitors come in all different sizes these days. Some are small and have a screen resolution of 640 x 480 while others are much larger, such as 1920 x 1200. It is important to keep in mind what your average website visitor’s screen resolution is for a couple of reasons… Continue reading
When looking at your conversion rate and the effectiveness of your landing pages, it is important to take into account the overall design. A poor quality design for your site can severely impact your conversion rate…
Most people understand what a sitemap is… it is a map of your website! What most people don’t understand is that there are different types of sitemaps and different reasons for having them. Continue reading
A lot of companies advertise that they will submit your site to 500+ search engines. Should you go for it? Continue reading
If you haven’t been keeping up with the latest news in search engine optimization, you might not realize that Google is now using site speed as a ranking factor.
You can see the official announcement on the Google Webmaster Central Blog. It began when Google announced that it wanted to make the web faster, now they are beginning to enforce the speed of the web by using it as a ranking factor.