Category Archives: Best practices

Blog like this to attract more readers (and clients)

Blog like this to attract more readers (and clients)

The lovely & health-conscious ladies at HBC (Health Bloggers Community) Magazine interviewed me! I shared a favorite content marketing/SEO tip a.k.a. blog like this to attract more readers (and clients) and some best practices to make your website sell for you 24/7 — because that’s its job, isn’t it? We talked about: A great SEO…

How to boost email open rates in 3 easy steps

How to boost email open rates in 3 easy steps

Let’s discuss how to boost email open rates in 3 easy steps because… look at your inbox. If you’re anything like me, your Gmail folders are an ocean of digital mayhem. You sip warm golden milk as you glance at your phone… and barely open any marketing emails anymore. This is bad news bears for email marketing 🐻!…

Great Website Hosting for SEO: What to Look For

Great Website Hosting for SEO: What to Look For

If you’re lucky, your hosting is affordable and reliable… but is it helping boost your SEO rankings? Let’s chat about how to tell if you have great website hosting for SEO, or if it’s pulling you down in the search results and causing other problems. Website hosting can make a huge difference: it can take your…

21 SEO Strategies to Rank Higher in Google

21 SEO Strategies to Rank Higher in Google

You’ve tried a few SEO strategies to rank higher in Google… but you know there’s more you could do, so I’m bringing you 21 to experiment with! (And if you’re an SEO beginner who doesn’t know where to start, this is for you too!) The more traffic and engagement your website receives, plus the longer…

How to Position Yourself Towards a Beautiful Brand

How to Position Yourself Towards a Beautiful Brand

Spring is upon us — so what better time than now to discuss how to position yourself towards a beautiful brand? We’ve already discussed how to pick the best platform for your website, as well as how to get more traffic to your site for free using a foundational SEO strategy. Now, whether you’ve had your website for…

What Are Backlinks? (How To Get More Website Traffic Free!)

What Are Backlinks? (How To Get More Website Traffic Free!)

You’ve heard of them and even if you’re scratching your head, you probably have them! If you’re still wondering “What are backlinks?” you’re gonna learn that plus how coaches like you can accumulate more backlinks to get found online by more potential clients (cue cheers!). So What are Backlinks? Straight-up: backlinks are links from other…

WordPress Tips for 2018 to Keep Your Site Happy

WordPress Tips for 2018 to Keep Your Site Happy

This DECEMBER column with WordPress tips for 2018 is the LAST. EVER. Keep Your WordPress Website Happy column! So let’s make it rad, shall we? Chock-full of actionable, up-to-the-freakin-minute WordPress tips for 2018 you can use right now to make your small business website work harder and better for you, superhero! First, to give you some…

Shopify vs WordPress vs Squarespace (2018 Edition)

Shopify vs WordPress vs Squarespace (2018 Edition)

What is the most valuable platform on which to build your website? My research could surprise you! Let’s discuss Shopify vs WordPress vs Squarespace for 2018, plus look at examples of websites built on each. Finally, based on your specific business needs and how long you’ve been in business, I’ll recommend either Shopify, WordPress, or Squarespace for…

How to Install Google Analytics on WordPress and Squarespace (Video Tutorial!)

How to Install Google Analytics on WordPress and Squarespace (Video Tutorial!)

Are you (at all) familiar with your Google Analytics data? Have you ever even set up Google Analytics for your website? If you don’t know how to install Google Analytics on WordPress (or Squarespace), I and my analytics expert guest tutor Cinthia Pacheco have got you covered, superhero! Your Google Analytics is a (FREE!) treasure trove…

Keep Your WordPress Site Running Happy: Oct 2017

Keep Your WordPress Site Running Happy: Oct 2017

Welcome to the OCTOBER 2017 Keep Your WordPress Site Running Happy column! (See past monthly columns for 2017 here: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, and September.) Every month this year (2017) I’m sharing big news & industry announcements on the blog, covering info useful for online entrepreneurs and WordPress users in general, from new favorite…

Keep Your WordPress Site Happy: Essential Tips – Sept 2017

Keep Your WordPress Site Happy: Essential Tips – Sept 2017

Welcome to the SEPTEMBER 2017 Keep Your WordPress Site Happy: Essential Tips column! (See past monthly columns for 2017 here: January, February, March, April, May, June, July and August.) FYI from January to December 2017 I’m writing about any big news & happenings in the Internet and WordPress worlds, new favorite tools to get more done faster and…

How to Set Up AMP for WordPress in 3 Minutes (VIDEO Tutorial!)

How to Set Up AMP for WordPress in 3 Minutes (VIDEO Tutorial!)

Because Google now dominates 91.64% of the search market share (with Bing at 2.52% and Yahoo! at 2.32%) it’s important to stay on Google’s good side. How do you do that? You AMP your WordPress posts, yo! And we’re gonna set up AMP for WordPress in 3 sweet minutes. Why is this important? Because Google…