Category Archives: WordPress

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…

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…

Keep Your WordPress Website Happy: Nov 2017

Keep Your WordPress Website Happy: Nov 2017

Welcome to the NOVEMBER 2017 Keep Your WordPress Website Happy column! (See past monthly columns for 2017 here: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, and October.) During 2017, every month I’m blogging about big news & industry announcements to share actionable information that I hope will be useful to you – the online entrepreneur, WordPress website…

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…

Keep Your WordPress Website Happy: Essential Tips – Aug 2017

Keep Your WordPress Website Happy: Essential Tips – Aug 2017

Welcome to the AUGUST Keep Your WordPress Website Happy: Essential Tips monthly column! (See past columns here: January, February, March, April, May, June, and July.) 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 more easily, and website…

Keep Your WordPress Website Happy: Essential Tips – July 2017

Keep Your WordPress Website Happy: Essential Tips – July 2017

Welcome to the JULY Keep Your WordPress Website Happy: Essential Tips monthly column! (See past columns here: January, February, March, April, May, and June.) 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 more easily, and website maintenance…

Keep Your WordPress Website Happy: June 2017

Keep Your WordPress Website Happy: June 2017

Welcome to the JUNE Keep Your WordPress Website Happy: Essential Tips monthly column! (See past columns here: January, February, March, April, and May.) FYI every month this year I’m writing about any big news & happenings in the Interwebz and WordPress worlds, new favorite tools to get more done swiftly, and maintenance tips & best practices to keep…

Steal This: The Ultimate SEO for Bloggers Checklist (Free Download!)

Steal This: The Ultimate SEO for Bloggers Checklist (Free Download!)

You have a blog. Maybe an excellent one! My question to you is: are you optimizing your blog posts for SEO before you hit “Publish”? If you aren’t, let’s fix that right now with my SEO for bloggers checklist. Your website has to give Google the right signals. If you’re not leveraging SEO for your…