Are Your Links All They Should Be?

In a recent entry, we spoke about the value of including hyperlinks on your business’s site, blog and marketing efforts. We take things a bit further with this entry by focusing on the best practices of how hyperlinks appear on your site.

Why your hyperlinks should never read “click here.”

It’s important to remember that many visitors to your site actually scan rather than read the entire pages. Instinctively, our eyes are attracted to text that is different, like headings and bolded text or keywords.

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Find Out How WordPress Just Made SEO Easy!

In early October, WordPress added “Advanced SEO Tools” to its programming. It’s actually a powerful trio of tools that will give business owners the abilities to:

  • Write custom meta descriptions for blog posts
  • Write custom title elements for different pages
  • See how a URL will look when shared on Facebook, Twitter, and other social media networks as well as how it will look in Google’s search results.

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SEO Trends Mid-Way Through 2016

We’re already well past the halfway mark in 2016, and there is a host of trends related to search engine optimization (SEO) trends we’ve picked up on.

  • Out-of-the-box SEO keeps getting better.
    Just like everything related to technology, SEO is growing by leaps and bounds. In fact, there’s a host of widgets and tools at the disposal of webmasters to use with minimal manual input. Such tools are crucial to ensure site optimization shortly after launch.

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SEO Gives Small Business Competitive Edge

It’s a pretty safe bet to assume that you’ve heard the phrase “SEO.” But what exactly is Search Engine Optimization and how can it help your business? In this article, we’ll tackle both of those questions, and share reasons why SEO is so important to the success of small businesses in particular.

SEO AT A GLANCE

In the simplest of terms, the goal of effective SEO is to drive qualified lead-generating traffic to your website. From the viewpoint of the business owner, the key phrase to remember is “qualified lead-generating traffic.”

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