Don’t Clutter Your Blogs – Think Beyond SEO


Update: Hardly within a week after this article was published, two important announcements have been made by Google. Show fewer ads by Google-Adsense and Google’s decision to penalize websites with intrusive interstitial advertisements.

Glad to see such decisions from Google – bringing clean, ads and distraction free web design closer to SEO.


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Over the years, blogs and websites have become so cluttered with advertisements, that you literally have to search for content within the ads. And as far as Google’s SEO is concerned, there doesn’t seem to be a defined maximum number of ad units per page which … Continue Reading..

How To Change WordPress Permalinks in SEO Friendly Way


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What you are going to learn from this tutorial:
1. The correct permalink (url) structure you should use for your blog or website
2. How to change permalinks (url) in a SEO friendly way, if you are not already using the correct permalink structure.

The Not-So SEO Friendly URL / Permalink Structure

 
Whether it is Blogger or WordPress, the default permalink structure in both of them is wrong if you care for SEO. But at least you have the freedom to change it in WordPress. And this is one of the many reasons that motivated me to shift … Continue Reading..

How To Get 100 PageSpeed Score On Test My Site – Google


Okay, it’s not exactly what I got – a perfect PageSpeed Score 100. But take a look at the results I achieved with no code editing at all and by using just 3 WordPress plugins. And then decide whether to follow my tips or not:

 

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And just to emphasize the difference that these plugins have made to the score, I started optimizing BloggerStop with these scores two days back:

 

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Once again, I did not do any editing in the code and simply tried a number of plugins which won’t cost a penny and did Continue Reading..

How To Fix Mixed Content Warning & Force SSL / https Across WordPress

Recently I migrated my blog BloggerStop from Blogger to WordPress.

Then applied an SSL certificate (https protocol) across the blog. That means, all the pages of this blog written several years ago, suddenly got moved to a secured https connection from the old-school http connection.

But I wasn’t able to force SSL across the WordPress blog successfully.

What I wanted to see in the browser was a green lock, like this:

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But it did not appear instantly, rather I got a warning of mixed content. You can go through that link if you want to know¬†the … Continue Reading..

Learn How To Start A Fashion Blog From MissMinusSized!


If you think fashion blogging is enjoyable – then you are right…
If you think fashion blogging is overcrowded – then also you are right…
But if you think it’s easy to conquer – then take a break…it’s not a piece of cake!

 
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Fashion + Blogging is definitely something more than just showcasing your wardrobe to the world. While you definitely have to be creative with your wardrobe and all your fashion accessories, at the same time the blogging aspect of it demands your command on design, technology, photography, writing, marketing and SEO skills. Of course you don’t Continue Reading..

[90% Off] Best Cyber Monday Hosting Deals – HostGator vs DreamHost vs BlueHost

This shopping season, while others are asking you to take a decision on selecting your web host in a hurry – I would advise you to stop for a while and think over it once before taking this crucial decision. Don’t get confused by all the discounts that are being offered by different web hosts. Read this article and understand their regular renewal rates and fine print to decide the best one for you.

[90 Off] Best Cyber Monday Hosting Deals - HostGator vs DreamHost vs BlueHost

Don’t worry if you have missed the deals on web hosting on this Black Friday, you can always go for it on the coming Cyber Continue Reading..

How To Save 27% on Godaddy Domain Renewals [No Promocode Required]

It’s Black Friday around the corner – biggest shopping festival both offline and online, but sadly never are there any deals for domain renewals. But if your domain is registered at GoDaddy, then there’s a hidden way of getting a huge discount that too not just on Black Fridays but throughout the year.

27% Off on Godaddy Domain Renewals

You would have seen domain registrars offering domain names at dirt cheap prices like $0.99 for a .com domain. This is exactly the same business strategy used by telecom companies in India. They offer new SIM cards at a price which is next to free. … Continue Reading..

How To Setup Custom Domain for Blogger / Blogspot Blogs – The Best Guide

Last Updated on 10 Nov. 2016: Screenshots and article updated to match the latest Blogger.com website settings

If you have a blog hosted for free on Blogger and are planning to give it a professional look by changing the url from example.blogspot.com to example.com, then look no further. You are reading the best and easiest tutorial for it.

For this tutorial you need to have these two things:

  1. A professional domain name
  2. A free account at Blogger.com

What’s A Professional Domain Name

Any name followed by top-level-domains (TLDs) like .com .net .us .in etc. are professional … Continue Reading..

How To Redirect Old Blogger Posts To New Posts (SEO Friendly Way)

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This is definitely one of the best SEO solutions that Blogger has given to its blogs. You can now redirect your old posts on Blogger to new ones in a completely SEO friendly way.

With time, for almost all the blogs there comes a situation when some of the old blog posts do not hold valid and need to be replaced with new ones. But many a times, the old blog post does keep on getting traffic from search engines and other sources (wherever it was mentioned and linked).

So let’s see how you can redirect all your traffic from … Continue Reading..

Learn How To Blog In Hindi – From Naveen Choudhary

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For many people it comes as a surprise that English is NOT the most spoken language in the world. It is Chinese: Mandarin Chinese. English is in fact at position #3 even after Spanish.

And another surprising fact is that Hindi is immediately after English in the ranking list at position #4 with more than 300 Million native speakers.

In line with these numbers and rankings, we do have a separate alternate online world led by Chinese websites and even a Chinese Google alternate: Baidu.

But sadly unlike Chinese, even with such a huge market and audience … Continue Reading..