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Posts about SEO:

BLOG SEO: HOW TO OPTIMIZE YOUR BLOG POSTS

Danielle Elliott May 25, 2017 1:00:25 PM
BLOG SEO: HOW TO OPTIMIZE YOUR BLOG POSTS
SEO

Alright, by now you should understand the importance of SEO (search engine optimization). Especially if you read last week's post and found out how it's all changed in 2017. If you aren't familiar, don't worry. You can checkout this WordPress specific post here. SEO is crucial and, I know I sound like a broken record here, but if you want your blog posts to rank high in search engines, proper optimization is key. I've talked about the importance of it in blog posts before so today I'm going to focus on the steps you need to take. Which brings us to this topic: how to optimize your blog posts. Below you will find the steps you can take in order to make sure that every one of your blog posts are optimized for search engines.

75 Different Types of Blog Posts

Danielle Elliott May 18, 2017 2:00:50 PM
75 Different Types of Blog Posts

Blog posts are essential when it comes to killer SEO (search engine optimization). But sometimes coming up with an idea for a blog post can be an arduous task. However, the trick is to view the blog post as a way to solve a problem the reader might have. Therefore, you have to dig deeper. Because how you understand a reader's problem isn't always the full story. And still, with keeping all that in mind, coming up with a topic can still be difficult. So today, we're going to look at a lot of different types of blog posts that you can share as both a small business owner, brand or blogger.

SEO Has Changed and Here's What You Should Be Doing

Danielle Elliott May 11, 2017 2:00:10 PM
SEO Has Changed and Here's What You Should Be Doing
SEO

SEO has changed quite a bit over the past few years. Back in the day, in order to get ranked at the top of Google and other search engine results, was to add keywords to posts. Which was great for computers but for humans, well - not so much. Especially when you'd tried to search for information, only to find a list of sites filled with irrelevant content. For those who are new, SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization. It's what you do within blog posts in order to help it rank high in search engine results. And boy have they changed over the last 10 years or so...

How To Start A Blog: Guide for 2017

Danielle Elliott May 4, 2017 2:00:29 PM
How To Start A Blog: Guide for 2017

Starting n epic blog doesn't have to be hard and there are a lot of benefits starting one too. Awhile ago we discussed how a blog can actually HELP your business. But the key is to start a blog the right way. Because trust me, there is a right and a wrong way to when it comes down to it. My goal with this guide is to show you how to start a blog in 2017. Believe it or not, it's possible to have a blog up and running before you know it. Talk about instant gratification! However there are a few important details behind starting a successful one.

The Ultimate WordPress SEO Guide for Beginners

Danielle Elliott Mar 30, 2017 2:00:53 PM
The Ultimate WordPress SEO Guide for Beginners

SEO (search engine optimization) is crucial in most social media avenues. That includes blogs and websites too! In order to get more traffic to your WordPress website you need to improve your SEO. We know that most WordPress SEO guides can be a little too technical for beginners. But if you're serious about increasing your site's traffic then paying attention to WordPress SEO is super important.  In this guide we will share the top WordPress SEO tips so you can improve your site's SEO and get more organic traffic.

Things You Should Do Before You Change Your WordPress Theme

Danielle Elliott Mar 16, 2017 2:00:11 PM
Things You Should Do Before You Change Your WordPress Theme

If you use WordPress, you've probably switched themes at least once in your site's life. If you haven't that's okay too. WordPress makes it incredibly easy for users to change their website's theme. Seriously, it only takes a few clicks. However, there is actually a lot more that goes into changing a theme once the activate button is clicked. Today we're going to share what you should actually do before you change your WordPress site's theme. Think of this as a checklist of sorts. Something that we highly encourage you do beforehand. These steps are critical as far as a way to make sure that the process goes smoothly. Because you could lose a lot of elements that you didn't mean to.

A Beginners Guide: How To Create a Killer WordPress Site Part Two

Danielle Elliott Jan 25, 2017 11:00:21 AM
A Beginners Guide: How To Create a Killer WordPress Site Part Two

In our last post, A Beginner's Guide: How To Create a Killer WordPress Site, we discussed how to start a WordPress site and the best way to run it. Today we're going into Part Two. We'll focus on how to setup a domain, maintain one and how to choose a theme and plugins. We'll also get into the specific pages that everyone should have on any website. Let's get started, shall we?

Top 10 Small Business Tools You Should Know About

Danielle Elliott Dec 8, 2016 11:00:23 AM
Top 10 Small Business Tools You Should Know About

Throughout any given work day we go through a variety of tools that help make our lives easier. Tools that we use in order to manage and maintain our businesses. Small businesses are no different. That's why we're sharing tools that any small business should know about. And you can really benefit from these tools too. Below you'll find my top 10 tools perfect for building and maintaining any type of small business.

The Three Ultimate Actions that Will Grow Your Business

Danielle Elliott Oct 27, 2016 11:00:00 AM
The Three Ultimate Actions that Will Grow Your Business

So, you want to grow your business? Sometimes the endless possibilities can become a little overwhelming. If you don't know what actions to take in order to get results for your business, you might get stuck. Ditch the months of research, because we're here to help with three ultimate actions that will grow your business! Growth doesn't happen by accident, so let's get started.