HTTPS. Another complaint Bean had was that Wix does not allow SSL at all. This is another feature that Wix has since implemented. As of now, Wix does allow SSL and HTTPS browsing on their domains, even with the free versions of the site. They do not provide support for SSL, though, so you have to be able to figure it out and implement it on your own. 7/11, and intangible bonus points for the improvements. … [Read more...] about Are Wix.com Websites Good or Bad for SEO?
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Short domain names are generally defined as domain names that are three words or less. Ideally two words or less. These words should communicate and encompass three areas: your brand, your industry, your keywords. Now, if you’re just creating a company site, your domain name should be a branded domain name for posterity reasons. You wouldn’t easily be able to sell your site if you created the domain name to be “JohnsWebsitesRUS.com.” So, that consideration should come into play as well. … [Read more...] about How to Build a WordPress Site in 24 Hours
Rank Domain Gain of SEO Visibility absolute Gain of SEO Visibility in % Industry 1 youtube.com 1890062 8% Media&Events 2 merriam-webster.com 1530828 43% Encyclopedia 3 wikia.com 1499434 60% Encyclopedia 4 dictionary.com 1461674 37% Encyclopedia 5 wiktionary.org 1402039 77% Encyclopedia 6 thebalance.com 1242337 new Media&Events 7 britannica.com 1178391 122% Encyclopedia 8 thesaurus.com 1128342 121% Encyclopedia 9 genius.com 1017911 162% Other 10 imdb.com 938491 11% Media&Events 11 usnews.com 934378 122% Media&Events 12 glassdoor.com 833539 101% Jobs 13 thespruce.com 789330 new Media&Events 14 netflix.com 641224 298% Media&Events 15 tripadvisor.com 537854 25% Other 16 softonic.com 529229 75% Other 17 collinsdictionary.com 506015 466% Encyclopedia 18 cambridge.org 497174 59% Other 19 ebates.com 494899 1191% Shopping 20 thoughtco.com 474379 new Media&Events 21 tvtropes.org 472487 176% Encyclopedia 22 theguardian.com … [Read more...] about The Story of 2017: Google Winners & Losers
Keywords: thinking about what someone might type into a search engine in order to find a post on your topic. You can research the keywords that people are actually using with the Google AdWords Keyword Planner, and you may want to adjust your post’s title or content a little to be a good fit for reasonably popular keywords. (A “keyword” can be a whole phrase, not necessarily just one word.) Interlinking: adding links to older posts (or going back and updating old ones to link to newer ones, too). This isn’t just good for your SEO – it helps readers to engage more deeply with your blog. Each time you write a post, make sure you include a link to at least one other post or page on your blog. Meta tags: if you have an SEO plugin like All in One SEO Pack installed, you can easily set the title and meta description for your post. This title shows up in search engine results and in the browser tab for the post. The meta description normally appears in search … [Read more...] about Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Blogging
If Google has detected any malware or other security issues on your site, this is where they’ll list it out (it will also appear in the messages section). If you see a page here you’ll want to get it fixed as soon as possible and click on the “Request a Review” button that will be displayed here. … [Read more...] about Google Webmaster Tools: An Overview