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.
Is your business struggling to generate online sales leads? It is common knowledge that generating sales leads online can be more effective than traditional methods, not to mention more cost-effective. Given the current economy, businesses are looking to the internet in order to cut marketing costs. We are going to take a look at different methods of lead generation and how your company might use them.
If you have ever wondered how you should be using the following elements on your webpages, you should check out our new tool:
- HTTP Status
- Page Title
- Canonical Link
- Meta description tag
- Meta keywords tag
- Meta robots tag
Over time, we will be improving the information that this tool returns, but I think we are off to a great start! If you have any issues with it or have any feature requests, let us know by commenting on this post.
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…
All too often, I talk to small businesses that are trying to target their local market and want to do search engine optimization. They try to target high volume search terms such as ‘lawn care’ or ‘electricians’. If you are trying to reach your local area through online marketing, there are some simple things that you can do to greatly improve your results… Continue reading
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
Search Engine Optimization is the art of taking a website and helping search engines, such as Google, realize the importance and relevance of the site for specific search terms. Search engines utilize automated software to find, read, record, rank and return web pages.