Tag Archives | Search Engine Optimization

Why SEO should be your first step in building your website

Since I specialize in affordable sites, many times clients just want "to get something up there" rather than taking the time and extra resources to do things right.  They get overwhelmed (and who wouldn't?) if they have never had an online presence.  As we develop their site, people get excited, proud, fascinated and ultimately relieved ...

Step-by-step with Yoast SEO Plugin

Here's my step-by-step guide when using WordPress SEO by Yoast. I used this resource: How to Install and Setup WordPress SEO Plugin by Yoast, the most complete, all-in-one SEO solution. General Settings: Check "Use meta keywords" tag.  This will allow you to see the Meta Keywords in the post edit panel. Webmaster Tools: We add the Verification Meta Code ...

Adding Categories and Tags to your blog posts

When you add something new (a "post") to your WordPress website, you want to get the most bang for your buck by including titles, tags and categories, so your content can be organized and found out there in www-land.  Basic SEO is built right into WordPress.  But, in addition, there is much more advanced SEO ...

How to add Google Analytics to your website

Google Analytics is free and gives you insights into your website traffic and marketing effectiveness. See and analyze your traffic data. With Google Analytics, you're more prepared to write better-targeted ads, strengthen your marketing initiatives and create higher converting websites. Start by going here.  While I'd like to help you set this up, Google is going ...