WordPress: Gutenberg Tips and Tricks You Should Know

The WordPress Gutenberg has been met with strong criticism regarding its rollout, that should not be a reason not to try it. Gutenberg is the future of WordPress. If you are still skeptical about Gutenberg, this post is for you. Below, we will share with you 12 exciting Gutenberg features that should make you switch to Gutenberg right now.   Further reading: How to Maintain a Healthy WordPress Website WordPress 5.0 Comes with Gutenberg Update 27 Free WordPress SEO Plugins that Will Improve Your Website Search Engine Rank 6 steps to clean and harden your Wordpress website Security with the Free Sucuri plugin 7 Steps to Reduce the Disc Space Used by Your WordPress Website 9 Common Problems of a WordPress [...]

Hackers Exploit Expired Domains to Steal Vital Data

Domain name change is something we often have to do especially when our business purpose changes and we need a new extension to reflect the changes. When businesses and blogs rename or merge, old domains sometimes get left behind. Security researchers say expired domains can put data at risk. In this post, we take a look at that in greater detail.   Further reading: How Does the WWW and Non WWW Domain URL Impact Your SEO? Does domain age and registration period affect SEO 4 Things That Will Make Your Website Unhackable Keep Your Website Safe From Hackers with these Easy Steps How to Prevent the most common Application Attacks against websites 6 Ways to Protect Your Website From Security Hacks Guard Your [...]

How to Fix Error 404 Not Found on Your WordPress Site

An error 404 occurs on every website that undergoes changes in URL, and redesign.. It occurs when you click on a link, but instead of getting the site you want, an error pops up indicating that the requested page is not available. Something along the lines of '404 Not Found'. A 404 error is the standardized HTTP status code. The message is sent from the webserver of an online presence, to the web browser (usually the client) that sent the HTTP request. The browser then displays this error code.   Further reading: Best Practices for Managing 404 Error Pages How to Fix Website Bounce Rate Problems 20 Ways You Can Reduce Your Website Bounce Rate How to Maintain a Healthy WordPress Website How website errors affect [...]

A Checklist for Optimizing Your Website in Google Maps

Google Maps is one platform for optimizing your business locally. Optimizing for local searches has been found to be very effective in gaining new inquiries and sales. In fact, according to report by Search Engine Watch, “there is a 20.1% increase in clicks to call, clicks for directions, and clicks to a business’s website” with Google My Business (GMB) interactions when comparing stats from 2017 and 2018. This is quite huge and should not be taken lightly!  But in order to generate these clicks, your website’s GMB profile needs to be visible to interested searchers.   Further reading The keys to high rankings in Google's local results SEO Tips For Optimizing Your Local Google My Business Page How to Use the [...]

How to fight fake business profiles on Google Maps

This post shares Googles report on how they fight fake business profiles on Google Maps. This post originally appeared on the Google blog. Happy reading.   Further reading: Search Engine Manipulation: What It Is And Why Google Frowns At It How To Manage the Sudden Disappearance of a Website from Google SERPs 30 Most Important Google Ranking Factors For Beginners Google Maps helps people explore, navigate and get things done—and increasingly people are using Google Maps to find local businesses. Over the years, Google has added more than 200 million places to Google Maps and every month connect people to businesses more than nine billion times, including more than one billion phone calls and three billion requests for directions. [...]

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