Two of my favorite plugins have undergone recent changes and I wanted to share them with you so you can get the maximum benefit. The WordPress SEO plugin by Yoast has two upgrades, including one that will help get your posts get indexed in SERPs quicker. And the developer for Max Buttons finally fixed a glitch that had a lot of folks jumping through hoops to work around with size.
BlogAid Tips TuesdayHello Happy Site Owners! Welcome to the Tips Tuesday podcast for March 5th, 2013. I’m MaAnna and this week I’ve got updates on a new plugins resource, several plugin updates, including one to make great 3D buttons and news you’ll want to know about using link shortener services, also what you need to know about using pop up optin boxes. Plus, info on the new Google+ API that you’ll soon be seeing used everywhere, updates on AuthorRank news, and finally a couple of super video marketing tips.
I’m delighted to welcome Denise Wakeman to the BlogAid Podcast where we discuss the trends in digital publishing, including expanding your content beyond your blog, and easy ways to multiple purpose your content. We also talk about the importance of her upcoming event, the Digital Publishing Online Intensive, which is a multi-week event that starts on March 6, 2013. It’s packed with experts and a great way for you to get on the leading edge of where all forms of digital content are quickly heading. Listen to the podcast now.
The Social Media Widget plugin has been through some major changes, so I made this updated video to show you all of the new features and configurations as well as how to get the most from it. This plugin provides an easy to use widget that makes it simple to display social media and RSS feed icons in your header or sidebar, or anywhere on your site that has a widget-ready area.
Hello Happy Site Owners! In this week’s tips, I’ve got some exciting news about a new direction that WordPress.org is taking with helping women in technology, a new plugin sheriff that’s in town, some Woocommerce plugins you’ll want to know about, and what you need to know about using advertorial links. Plus, you’ll learn about a security breach at cPanel, and how super bright the future looks for video advertising. Listen to the podcast.
You’ve got a WordPress site and a passion you want to share with the world. Now what? You’re going to go down one of two paths. You’ll either be lured by the cheap and easy ads, chasing every shiny thing, and spending way too much for your tuition to the school of hard knocks. Or, you’ll invest in your online education up front and start earning real money faster and know exactly how to maximize your opportunities. Which path are you taking? I’ll show you which one is actually more expensive and why.
Google can track fourteen AuthorRank connections between your verified digital identity and content you publish anywhere online. That includes websites where you author content, as well as your social media sites. And, there are several important loops that Google wants you to close to ensure that the right author is getting credited. And you’ll want to close them too, to ensure that scraper sites are not taking advantage of your good reputation. See why getting AuthorRank setup properly is one of the most critically important tasks you’ll do this year.
Hello Happy Site Owners! In this week’s podcast I’ve got a lot of WordPress news for you including what’s coming down the pike in new versions and with themes, info on plugins that have had security updates, and a heads up on what’s coming down the road for Twitter plugins, plus ways you may want to revamp your blogging habits to get with today’s trends both with readers and to rank better in search engines. I’ve also got some huge news from YouTube and a post on the future of guest blogging that’s sure to hit the online rumor mill. So let’s get started. Listen to the podcast now!