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A Quick SEO Tune-up

When you build a new website or engage with a new client, it’s always good to start with the basics for SEO.

Complete WordPress Launch Checklist

Launching a modern WordPress website involves more than simply pointing your DNS to the new server. Have you accounted for all the important tasks that are required to get it right?

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How to Copy or Migrate a WordPress Website

The common reasons to move WordPress sites include launching a new site or moving an existing site to a new host. As a web designer and developer, you probably have your favorite hosting platforms. I have mine. You use this platform to help support the maintenance...

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There are many ways to boost your productivity and help your clients achieve results at the same time. Learning how to use 301 redirects is an important part of your toolbox and simpler than you think. By employing 301 redirects you can manage links to frequently-used...

Why Web Developers Should Always Use Structured Data and Schema

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A Quick SEO Tune-up on a Small Business Website

Sometimes as a web developer I get to redo a smaller client website. The project often is only a few pages and some base content with photos, a small amount of copy, and maybe a short video. These sites often are only used a simple presence for the business. Their...

Quick Ways to Speed up a WordPress Site

All of the things that make WordPress a great choice for web design also can work against it for speed. While you are able to make beautiful websites on WordPress more quickly than ever, you should be mindful that all those plug-ins and fancy effects you use work...

The Complete WordPress Website Launch Checklist

Launching a website is a process I used to discount, as it seemed like a push-button event. Push the button, launch the site, get paid. In reality, a modern WordPress website launch is a process that often starts days before the launch. I always account for the launch...

Getting Access to an Old Google Analytics Account

When I engaged with a new web design client, one of the first things I do is review their Google Analytics of their current site to look for trends and patterns that will help in building the new site. However, this often can be a problem. If you're lucky, the client...