At the time of Bean’s writing, being able to add canonical URLs was a feature request and was not yet implemented. As of this writing, Wix has added the ability. You can set one version of a URL to be the canonical version from inside the Site Manager. You need to do it manually for every page, though, and you have to write the code for it yourself, which is a hassle. Other CMS platforms allow a simple checkbox or plugin to do the work. Still, it’s available and it works, so 5/6. … [Read more...] about Are Wix.com Websites Good or Bad for SEO?
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Don’t take Google’s word for it, or anyone else’s for that matter. I’m not suggesting Google is willfully deceptive, but miscommunication is always a possibility considering how many people are involved in maintaining and furthering Google’s search algorithms.Techniques that used to work may no longer be relevant. SEO is a constantly evolving space, so we should always be mindful of this.Test what you’re told. Or, if that isn’t possible, pose questions and help to disseminate the findings of original research to further our collective understanding.More SEO Resources: … [Read more...] about 4 Surprising SEO Tactics Unofficially Supported by Google & 5 Things They Don’t
This checklistNacho AnalyticsSpyFuClosing ThoughtsEven if you aren’t technical, you should always know the health of your website and what areas can be improved. Simply run through this checklist and discuss the findings with your developer or web team. … [Read more...] about A Technical SEO Checklist for a Non-Technical Marketer
Site Architecture25. Page Importance Is Determined More by Click Depth Than URL StructureWhen determining how important a page is, Google gives more weight to how many clicks it takes to get to a page (click depth) rather than what the URL structure looks like. … [Read more...] about Top 36 SEO Insights of the Year from Google’s John Mueller
4.7 Try Link Earning It might be the time to forget about link building and start earning links. The concept of link earning puts together all the qualitative efforts that a webmaster makes in order to gain organic links. These efforts don’t resume to outdated link building methods, such as link exchange, commenting on blog posts or submitting your site to low-quality web site directories. Link earning is about sharing your knowledge, generating original information and being active on social media. Creating engaging, helpful content that users want and need can be more useful than a pile of backlinks. … [Read more...] about SEO vs. Over Optimization