Yes Virginia; Content is still king

Yes Virginia; Content is still king

Content is still king yet most small business websites look the same. There, I said it! Most small business owners will take exception to the remark that their website looks like other websites. Bear with me however and I’ll explain what I mean. Also, I’ll explain how...
Is WordPress hurting your website SEO?

Is WordPress hurting your website SEO?

Readers of my blog posts know that I use WordPress a lot when designing websites. Out of the box, WordPress is set up to help your website achieve better search engine page rankings. But there are some settings that if left alone may hurt your website SEO. I always...
Link Juice – not all links are created equal

Link Juice – not all links are created equal

Link juice is a Search Engine Optimization term which refers to the value passed from one website to another. The way this works is through the use of hyperlinks. Search engines keep a record of which websites another website links to. Each link to your website is...
How to choose a domain name

How to choose a domain name

I can’t tell you how many times I get an email or phone call from clients who are not happy with the amount of traffic their website gets. In our initial conversation, I ask about the steps they took to choose their domain. The answer is typically the same. The client...
Top five SEO mistakes

Top five SEO mistakes

Most small business websites I audit and update for my clients are typically informational websites whose goal is to provide company information to website visitors. The most often comment when I present clients with their website audit is “Wow! I didn’t know that!”....
SEO tips to improve your web page rankings

SEO tips to improve your web page rankings

When you created your website, did you think about how you would get your website to rank better on search engines? Most people do not. They spend more time ensuring that their website contains information similar to a brochure handout. Then they wonder why their...