“The WordPress SEO plugin’s Linkdex Page Analysis functionality checks simple things you’re bound to forget. It checks, for instance, if you have images in your post and whether they have an alt tag containing the focus keyword for that post. It also checks whether your posts are long enough, if you’ve written a meta description and if that meta description contains your focus keyword, if you’ve used any subheadings within your post, etc.” … [Read more...] about 3 WordPress Plugins for SEO in 2013
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This free plugin allows its users to manage an unlimited amount of WordPress domains all from their own server, streamlining their jobs and getting rid of some of those aforementioned struggles. For all those “busy” tasks that are necessary, yet time-consuming, InfiniteWP is the time-saving solution. … [Read more...] about Top 11 WordPress Plugins for Agencies
Upgrade PHP, Apache, NGINX, EtcI touched on upgrades up there talking about plugins, but it’s important for your server architecture itself as well. PHP, for example, put massive performance enhancements in their transition from PHP6 to PHP7. By upgrading to PHP7, you’ll be able to take advantage of those performance enhancements. PHP8 likely isn’t going to be released until 2021 or so, so you have a few years before you need to worry about updating again. … [Read more...] about How to Reduce Your Server Response Time with WordPress
First, what is PHP? Good question. PHP stands for Hypertext Preprocessor and is a computer language that people use to build web pages and online software. When we say “PHP,” we’re just talking about the computer language. Just like our own language English, computer languages evolve over time. They have to be updated to take advantage of the newest and fastest computer hardware and programming techniques. Each time an update happens, it is given a new version number. The latest version number (until December) is version 7.2. … [Read more...] about How To Boost Your Website to Ludicrous Speed!
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