FAQ Category: Technical SEO

Obercoming Technical SEO Issues On A Budget – Quora

So…two cost centers here …. The steps you take to address the tech issues…often they should pay for themselves. For example. I worked for a company that did like 20 million a year in sales, so not a mom and pap shop but a company. B2B data analytics kinda folks..so also dealing in some big […]

What Is A CDN?

Content Delivery Networks are used to speed up sites by removing the bottleneck created by having one server provide files. These added servers are then spread out over a geographical area bringing the files closer to end users. This network could be global or regional. Cloudflare is an example of a CDN as well as […]

Is page load speed that important?

Let me show you how important it is…. Why is realtor.com not higher than zumper.com in the mobile search on the left?  Consider these metrics Realtor.com = Domain Score: 55 Trust Score 58 Alexa Rank 763 Registered 1996 Ads 3,900 Backlinks 57,000,000 Traffic Rank 108 Zumper.com = Domain Score: 37 Trust Score 44 Alexa Rank […]

Why Is Mobile SEO important?

Volume and because Google says it is.  That’s honestly the best answer…now for the why…. More than half of the searches on Google are from mobile devices.  If you only think in terms of searching from a desktop you ignore the majority of searches.  A mobile device usually displays content in a small limited width […]

What Is Negative SEO

Negative SEO is a branch of SEO that largely came into existence with Google’s Penguin Update.  For the first time in SEO a search engine was prepared to lower your ranking based on what it perceived to be a site gaming the system.  Not only did site’s change the way they promoted themselves but this […]

What are some of the most useful WordPress plugins for SEO?

Theres likely debate and I don’t claim to have tested everything out there but I’ve found this mix to be good for me. WPA Auto Links – It auto adds links in your content when it recognizes a phrase you have already covered so it adds an internal link for you. Yoast – Hands down […]

How can I increase Technical SEO

Best plan is to hire me to do a Technical Audit and let me implement my recommendations.  Too easy right?  Okay…so then you need to establish a baseline go to gtmetrix.com and put in a targeted page you’d like to optimize. Okay…so I’m next to perfect here but it wasnt always that way.  I used […]

How fast should a page load

All of your sites pages should load within three seconds.  After five seconds the number of people still waiting for your page to load is about half of those who started. As your page takes longer to load, Google lowers your rank so it can serve visitors results that they’ll use. A Lot of people […]