For the next few days HostGator is offering a super special – 40% off all of their shared hosting packages. And, the best news is, you can still get fully secure, turnkey site setup from me. The offer runs until August 31st, and you need to contact me right away to get on my schedule for site setup. Read on for details.
Hello Happy Site Owners! All this month I’ve been crazy busy behind the scenes producing new offerings that let you make money from BlogAid. No kidding. Plus, ways to get free tech support and site reviews. Details soon. Have you noticed that your Google Analyticator Dashboard module is spitting out an error? See the Plugins section for a short video on what to do about it. If you use DropBox, be sure to see the WordPress section on a new security feature. And, check out the Blogging Tips section for a new series from one of my fave bloggers, Kristi Hines.
The Google Analyticator plugin is no longer providing an a snapshot in the dashboard and now states a “no analytics account selected” error. There is nothing wrong with your authentication. The new Google API is at fault. Here’s what you can do about it, including how to switch to a better plugin, which is the Google Analytics for WordPress plugin by Yoast.
Hello Happy Site Owners! Some super updates this week, like a new Retina-ready Gravatar, a new WordPress for iOS app and a webinar from ProBlogger. Plus, Joost de Valk (Yoast) has some big plans up his sleeve for new plugins, including a Video SEO plugin. And, if you want to break into videos, be sure to see the More Tips section for an easy way to do it (and a great way to get double the exposure).
Since NAMS, the rumor mill has been cranking up about Google closing down the FeedBurner RSS feed service. Some bloggers are advising that you should switch to FeedBlitz. But, there are several important factors to consider before you do, especially since FeedBlitz is not free like FeedBurner and the features it offers are a bit different. Here’s what we know to date, what we don’t know yet for sure, and what you need to consider before you make the switch.
Hello Happy Site Owners! How much time do you spend working in your business compared to working on your business? It’s a good idea to step back now and then to re-evaluate where you are in relation to your goals and to see how tactics and platforms have changed and if you’re really making the most of them. I’ve been working on my business for the past month and will continue through September. Big things are in the works and they have all come directly from clients asking for specific types of help – the kind that results in a bigger bottom line.
There are six layers of SEO you can get from every image on your site. There are four that every site owner needs to do. There are two more that need to be done by folks who make a living with images, such as wedding photographers. Read on to discover the elements that Google checks to determine what the image is about and how you can help your whole site rank higher via your images.
Are your post titles good enough to help your site get found and read? That is, after all, their main purpose. Great headlines take thought and planning. Here are tips for crafting headlines that are candy to both search engines and readers. Plus, you’ll find new ways to think about all the places where your headlines appear online.