Social Media, WordPress

How to Create a WordPress Blog Post

Creating a blog can be done in a few simple steps.  Once you have your blog up and running, it’s time to start creating content and uploading that content.  But, do you know how to do that?  If you hired a WordPress consultant to set up your blog, did they teach you how to create blog posts moving forward?  If…

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SEO, Social Media

Content is Still King even After Google Penguin

So by now you should have heard about Google Penguin and why Google has released this update.  You may also be searching around trying to find answers on what you can do to recover from Google Penguin.  First, when you come across a blog that tells you how to fix your site to recover from Google Penguin, take that with…

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Social Media

Facebook Must Learn from Google

I normally don’t like to write about these hot topics right when they happen.  But this one is just too tempting.  Facebook spending $1 Billion to purchase Instagram, a company with no ad revenue.  This is obviously great for the Instagram team.  It can also be a great investment for Facebook as well.  First, I don’t know where Facebook came…

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SEO, Social Media

Using Open Site Explorer During SEO Review

When performing an SEO audit, there are a lot of different tools that are used.  You may use Google’s free keyword tool to determine the amount of monthly search volume and competition for the keywords that the site is currently attempting to optimize for.  If you want to get a scan of the site to determine the full amount of…

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SEO

To Block or Not to Block with a Robots File

A question that I hear a lot is, “What should we be blocking in our robots.txt file?”  This is a very good question.  There are a few things that you want to make sure that are definitely blocking in the file.  These pages include any login or admin pages that you do not want the crawlers to get access to.…

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SEO, Social Media

Start Your Blog Today

How many times have you said to yourself, “I’m going to start a blog to help get more customers.”  I’m sure you have said it plenty of times, because that’s what all of the blogs out there say to do.  Blog and create great content and share it and traffic will come to your site.  That’s the truth.  So, after…

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Social Media

Social Media Super Bowl

Last night’s Super Bowl may have not turned out the way that you were hoping.  For those that were cheering for the Giants, congrats, and for those that were cheering for the Pats, sorry.  I have been hearing people talk all day about how boring the game was.  The ending of the game sure wasn’t boring, even if most of…

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