• Google Launches New Mobile-Friendly Testing Tool

    Written by: Jason Bayless | July 25, 2016

    The mobile web represents an increasingly large slice of the pie when looking at all Internet traffic, and that’s something Google has embraced from very early on in the “smartphone revolution.” A few years ago, the company acknowledged the importance of sound mobile design and SEO optimization by releasing its initial Mobile-Friendly Testing Tools. The […]

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  • 5 Best SEO-Friendly Website Builders

    Written by: Jason Bayless | July 22, 2016

    Novice website owners should have to spend months teaching themselves the fundamentals of both HTML and CSS. Instead, there are numerous tools available that assist in the quick, SEO-friendly creation of a professional website design that can function as a professional site, a business portal, or even a personal portfolio or blog. Though hundreds of […]

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  • What is Small Business SEO?

    Written by: Jason Bayless | July 20, 2016

    In a marketplace where large businesses have so much power, the smaller ones may feel as though they are forgotten. However, that is not the case. In fact, certain strategies exist, when it comes to SEO, that are especially helpful for companies that fall into the small business category. Local SEO Keyword Implementation Incorporating keywords […]

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  • What is an .htaccess file used for?

    Written by: Jason Bayless | July 18, 2016

    Novice web developers often have one big question when beginning to structure a website: What, exactly, is an “.htaccess” file used for? The bigger question might actually be: What isn’t it used for? The .htaccess file serves as the command center for a website, initiating basic functions and communicating to visitors, browsers, and search engines […]

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  • 301 Redirects Best Practices

    Written by: Jason Bayless | July 15, 2016

    When a person moves to a new address, they typically file an application with the postal service to “permanently redirect” their mail to their new home or neighborhood. It’s an easy way to make sure that bank statements, credit card bills, and the occasional junk mail, all goes to the right place, even if they […]

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  • 5 Best Practices for Facebook Live

    Written by: Jason Bayless | July 13, 2016

    Ever since Periscope burst on the scene with the option to stream content live, many social media channels have been trying to emulate it. YouTube took their live streaming option to a new level and most recently, Facebook introduced their newest Facebook Live feature. For Facebook users, this is an excellent way to get all […]

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  • 5 Reasons To Keep Doing Mobile SEO

    Written by: Jason Bayless | July 11, 2016

    Mobile marketing is tremendously powerful in the modern business world. Companies that optimize their content for mobile devices have likely seen the benefits of doing so in their traffic and sales. At this point, however, you may have started to wonder if continuing these strategies is important and if mobile marketing will die out in […]

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  • Mobile SEO: Are You Mobile Friendly?

    Written by: Jason Bayless | July 08, 2016

    When people hear that cell phones are capable of performing yet another task, many of them do not even express shock. Cell phones have grown so powerful that individuals are no longer stunned by their force. Although shock may have dissipated, desire has not. Individuals still love to use their phones for all of these […]

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  • 10 Best SEO Tips for Bloggers

    Written by: Jason Bayless | July 06, 2016

    Now that you have a neat idea for a new blog, you should spread the word, increase traffic and get noticed by search engines using these SEO tips. Selecting the Ideal Domain Name Choose a name that represents your main blog topics, and make sure it is catchy and easy to remember. Be sure you […]

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  • 9 Best SEO Plugins for WordPress in 2016

    Written by: Jason Bayless | July 01, 2016

    WordPress has many different SEO plugins that make it easier for you to rank your website. Many of the best plugins are free, though some offer paid upgrades. There are also plugins that focus on certain specialized aspects of SEO. Here are the nine best WordPress plugins to help you optimize your site in 2016. […]

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