Category Archives: How To

How Many Tags And Categories In A WordPress Blog For SEO?

This is one of the most common questions I have come across over the past seven years of auditing and working with over two hundred WordPress sites and blogs of all shapes and sizes. As ever there is no set number or … Continue reading

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How Important Are Keywords In The Domain URL For SEO?

This is one of the greatest myths and misconceptions that floats around the web and SEO world, the vast majority of my SEO tuition clients and some SEO clients also make this assumption.

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How To Fix Your SEO In 7 Steps

UPDATE JULY 2017 >> Google+ and authorship (author pictures on the search page) are now a thing of the past, the below regarding G+ may no longer be relevant unless you are a old school G+ user. ALL ELSE STILL … Continue reading

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How To Do 2014 Link Building and Link Prospecting Outreach (NOW)

As you may have suspected this post is not really about building links the 2014 way right now, no really you haven’t fallen for that have you? :D after all the Spring of 2013 isn’t even here yet, Googlers don’t … Continue reading

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How To Exclude Google Analytics Internal Traffic

Skip the prose and go straight to the filters. In this post you’ll learn about separating your own traffic from your users in GA (Google Analytics). In just under a month two small clients and one prospect were in need … Continue reading

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How To Change via @sharethis in the WordPress Plugin

Skip the prose and go straight to the code. ShareThis is a very popular if not the most popular social sharing service on the web, you can find it on this site and many other sites from the SEO and … Continue reading

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How To Make Your WordPress Site UK Cookie Law Compliant

Image credit: gegen-den-strich.com If you are a company or business (including self-employed), your website probably already has a privacy policy, if it doesn’t you can get one easily from templates provided by the business link. UPDATE business link is no … Continue reading

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How To Style The Contact Form 7 Submit Button

Contact form 7 is a WordPress plugin for building forms, it is one of the most popular and one that I use on this site and a few others. I really like the AJAX messages it gives to the users … Continue reading

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