Here is a list of different types of HTTP status codes and the meaning of server headers. Know the meaning and purpose of HTTP status codes and check the http server headers of all internal pages of your site. HTTP status codes can impact search engine optimization of your site in some cases so it is important on the part of any webmaster to know a thing or two about HTTP status codes.
Google is testing bigger and larger sitelinks on Google search and now shows a meta description for each sitelink. Font size has been doubled, bolded and the sitelinks section now occupies the entire above the fold area.
Google has a lot of different ways to discover content on the web. Googlebot (Google’s web spider) crawls billions of websites on a regular basis to crawl and chew textual content, images, videos and other document formats (e.g PDF, DOC) embedded in websites. This process can be extremely fast for popular sites who post a [...]
The loading time of a website is one of the critical factors which determines how useful and usable a website is. Web users are pretty savvy these days, they want their answers as fast as possible and in fewer clicks. If your website takes ages to load on the clients browser, its common sense that [...]
Title tags and meta description are two HTML elements which play a huge role in determining the success of a website, as far as search engine optimization is concerned. Search engines display your optimized title tag and a short description snippet on search result pages, so its very important to ensure that every page on [...]
This tutorial shows you how to add support for rel=”author” in Wordpress and let search engines find the real author of a content page on your website.
The other day Google took the web by a storm, releasing their latest social networking site – Google Plus. Google plus has received mixed reactions and most of the people in my circle have doubts whether it can really beat Facebook in the coming months. There is also some good news for website owners and [...]
WordPress as a content management system offers many possibilities on how you want your site’s structure to be built and how you want content to be shown on different pages of your site. The best thing regarding WordPress is that you need to edit a file only once and the changes will get reflected across [...]
This tutorial shows all the steps required to host the images and other static components of your website on Amazon S3 servers. The advantage here is that the customized CDN improves the overall loading time of your website.
Google can index the search result pages of BlogSpot blogs and it appears that the robots.txt of all Blogger.com blogs are configured wrongly. The bots are allowed to crawl the dynamically generated search result pages.
Here are some tips on doing search engine optimization for online videos and how you can ensure that search engines and video syndicating websites can find embedded videos on your blog
The following tips are applicable for both self hosted WordPress blogs and blogs that are hosted on WordPress.com’s free blogging platform. If you have a blog or a website powered by WordPress content management system, you might have noticed some lines of code before the </ head> section of your website’s WordPress theme. While some [...]
When it comes to organic or paid listings on search result pages, the order of rankings play a critical factor on the success or failure of any website or business. It’s common sense that results shown on top of the page gets the maximum attention and largest number of click through’s. Web users are more [...]
The visual post editor of WordPress is not very good in handling embed codes of web videos that are hosted on video sharing websites like YouTube, DailyMotion, Blip.tv, Vimeo or MySpace. While every video site provides it’s own embed code for videos, which needs to be pasted in the HTML source of a blog post [...]