BlogAid Podcast https://blogaid.net WordPress help for DIY site owners and webmasters Tue, 11 Dec 2018 21:31:11 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 WordPress, SEO, performance, security, and blogging help. MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks marketing@blogaid.net marketing@blogaid.net (MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks) 2018 MaAnna Stephenson Wordpress help for DIY site owners and webmasters BlogAid Podcast https://blogaid.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/itunes-feed-artwork-1400.png https://blogaid.net Tips Tuesday – WP 5.0/Gute Workshop, Blog Titles, Indexing Livestreams https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-wp-5-0-gute-workshop-blog-titles-indexing-livestreams/ Tue, 11 Dec 2018 06:12:29 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15550 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-wp-5-0-gute-workshop-blog-titles-indexing-livestreams/#respond https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-wp-5-0-gute-workshop-blog-titles-indexing-livestreams/feed/ 0 Tips this week include: • How to Prepare for WordPress 5.0 upgrades coming to SiteGround this week • You can now follow my new woodworking venture on Instagram • A Flash Offer that ends Thursday for safely updating to WP 5.0 and trying Gutenberg • More on my WordCamp US experience this past weekend • 9 of the best headlines to get clicks • What your blog post titles say about your brand • Whether good blog posts are enough to improve your search rankings • A new API that allows Google to index livestreams • A rumor I heard about Gutenberg compliant themes coming to my fave framework Tips this week include: • How to Prepare for WordPress 5.0 upgrades coming to SiteGround this week • You can now follow my new woodworking venture on Instagram • A Flash Offer that ends Thursday for safely updating to WP 5.0 and trying Gutenberg Tips this week include:<br /> • How to Prepare for WordPress 5.0 upgrades coming to SiteGround this week<br /> • You can now follow my new woodworking venture on Instagram <br /> • A Flash Offer that ends Thursday for safely updating to WP 5.0 and trying Gutenberg<br /> • More on my WordCamp US experience this past weekend<br /> • 9 of the best headlines to get clicks<br /> • What your blog post titles say about your brand<br /> • Whether good blog posts are enough to improve your search rankings<br /> • A new API that allows Google to index livestreams<br /> • A rumor I heard about Gutenberg compliant themes coming to my fave framework MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 9:01 Tips Tuesday – DIY SEO Challenge, SG Optimizer Revamp, Minor Updates Issue https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-diy-seo-challenge-sg-optimizer-revamp-minor-updates-issue/ Tue, 04 Dec 2018 06:04:40 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15516 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-diy-seo-challenge-sg-optimizer-revamp-minor-updates-issue/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-diy-seo-challenge-sg-optimizer-revamp-minor-updates-issue/feed/ 3 Tips this week include: • Why I’m vetting new WordPress basic courses • How to get a free livestream ticket to WordCamp US happening this weekend • Holiday Deals are still going strong here • The DIY SEO Jumpstart Challenge starts this week • A new Gutenberg FAQs page from Matt Mullenweg • How to prepare for NOT updating to WP 5.0, including things to do now • Why a minor release auto update issue could be a huge problem for us • Updates to the post on how to change your PHP version • SiteGround’s SG Optimizer plugin has been totally revamped • What I’m checking with image optimization and HTTP/2 protocol • A glitch in Google’s algorithm that makes it think a site is hacked • A must read interview for foodie bloggers on advanced SEO and other tips Tips this week include: • Why I’m vetting new WordPress basic courses • How to get a free livestream ticket to WordCamp US happening this weekend • Holiday Deals are still going strong here • The DIY SEO Jumpstart Challenge starts this week Tips this week include:<br /> • Why I’m vetting new WordPress basic courses<br /> • How to get a free livestream ticket to WordCamp US happening this weekend<br /> • Holiday Deals are still going strong here<br /> • The DIY SEO Jumpstart Challenge starts this week<br /> • A new Gutenberg FAQs page from Matt Mullenweg<br /> • How to prepare for NOT updating to WP 5.0, including things to do now<br /> • Why a minor release auto update issue could be a huge problem for us<br /> • Updates to the post on how to change your PHP version<br /> • SiteGround’s SG Optimizer plugin has been totally revamped<br /> • What I’m checking with image optimization and HTTP/2 protocol<br /> • A glitch in Google’s algorithm that makes it think a site is hacked<br /> • A must read interview for foodie bloggers on advanced SEO and other tips MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 15:58 Tips Tuesday – WordPress 5.0 Delay, Genesis Tutorials, 2019 Planning https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-wordpress-5-0-delay-genesis-tutorials-2019-planning/ Tue, 27 Nov 2018 06:12:49 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15506 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-wordpress-5-0-delay-genesis-tutorials-2019-planning/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-wordpress-5-0-delay-genesis-tutorials-2019-planning/feed/ 4 Tips this week include: • Get your holiday goodies and big discounts on BlogAid courses and services now or later • The next Google Search Console live lab is on Thursday • New Genesis tutorials for site revamp clients • Whether it’s safe to update to the latest Genesis version • Why we don’t know when WordPress 5.0 will roll out • Why big contributors are begging for a WP 5.0 January release date • What to do before WP 5.0 rolls out, even if you don’t plan to update • How to bring an email list back from the dead • Planning for 2019 Tips this week include: • Get your holiday goodies and big discounts on BlogAid courses and services now or later • The next Google Search Console live lab is on Thursday • New Genesis tutorials for site revamp clients Tips this week include:<br /> • Get your holiday goodies and big discounts on BlogAid courses and services now or later<br /> • The next Google Search Console live lab is on Thursday<br /> • New Genesis tutorials for site revamp clients<br /> • Whether it’s safe to update to the latest Genesis version<br /> • Why we don’t know when WordPress 5.0 will roll out<br /> • Why big contributors are begging for a WP 5.0 January release date<br /> • What to do before WP 5.0 rolls out, even if you don’t plan to update<br /> • How to bring an email list back from the dead<br /> • Planning for 2019 MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 10:20 Tips Tuesday – WordPress 5.0, Free Images, Boost SEO, Promote Your Posts https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-wordpress-5-0-free-images-boost-seo-promote-your-posts/ Tue, 20 Nov 2018 06:12:45 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15492 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-wordpress-5-0-free-images-boost-seo-promote-your-posts/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-wordpress-5-0-free-images-boost-seo-promote-your-posts/feed/ 12 Tips this week include: • Holiday site success savings start now! • An upcoming post on what you need to do prior to WordPress 5.0 rolling out next week • New tutorials in the works for all kinds of redirects • What’s coming next in our DIY SEO live workshops and challenges • A quick tutorial on how to delete cache everywhere • An update on my wood site revamp • What’s in the WP 5.0 Release Candidate • Confirmation on the rumor of how often WP will start updating • How to attend WordCamp U.S. for free • How to test your site for PHP 7.1 and higher • An issue with the Cloudflare plugin on PHP 7.2 for some folks • 3 social media strategies you can use to boost SEO • 27 steps to promote your blog post • Whether it’s okay to update to Genesis 2.7.1 yet • A new Sqoosh image optimizer from Google • A big list of places to get free images • And the big site speed boost coming with the HTTP/3 protocol Tips this week include: • Holiday site success savings start now! • An upcoming post on what you need to do prior to WordPress 5.0 rolling out next week • New tutorials in the works for all kinds of redirects Tips this week include:<br /> • Holiday site success savings start now!<br /> • An upcoming post on what you need to do prior to WordPress 5.0 rolling out next week<br /> • New tutorials in the works for all kinds of redirects<br /> • What’s coming next in our DIY SEO live workshops and challenges<br /> • A quick tutorial on how to delete cache everywhere<br /> • An update on my wood site revamp<br /> • What’s in the WP 5.0 Release Candidate<br /> • Confirmation on the rumor of how often WP will start updating<br /> • How to attend WordCamp U.S. for free<br /> • How to test your site for PHP 7.1 and higher<br /> • An issue with the Cloudflare plugin on PHP 7.2 for some folks<br /> • 3 social media strategies you can use to boost SEO<br /> • 27 steps to promote your blog post<br /> • Whether it’s okay to update to Genesis 2.7.1 yet<br /> • A new Sqoosh image optimizer from Google<br /> • A big list of places to get free images<br /> • And the big site speed boost coming with the HTTP/3 protocol MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 21:53 Tips Tuesday – Hosting, Free Images, Best Marketing Tools https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-hosting-free-images-best-marketing-tools/ Tue, 13 Nov 2018 06:12:50 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15439 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-hosting-free-images-best-marketing-tools/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-hosting-free-images-best-marketing-tools/feed/ 14 Tips this week include: • Why where you host matters so much, even which country • The junk that can come over during a host migration • Top 4 ways to turn off Gutenberg and when to do it • Why you must upgrade your PHP level before the end of the year • The next Google Search Console Live Lab on Thursday for Coverage Report Exclusions • The big voices calling for a delay in the WordPress 5.0 release, and how long we’ll be waiting • Matt Mullenweg’s open Q&A about Gutenberg and WordPress at WordCamp Portland • WP Rocket has 3 fantastic features, but maybe you shouldn’t use them, see why • Google PageSpeedInsights has revamped their report, and it still misses the mark • What’s in the new Google Search Console Property Sets feature • A nice guide to getting started with FooGallery, which is one of my fave plugins • What the heck happened to Pixabay? • Best Email, Chat, and Social Media Tools for 2018 and beyond Tips this week include: • Why where you host matters so much, even which country • The junk that can come over during a host migration • Top 4 ways to turn off Gutenberg and when to do it • Why you must upgrade your PHP level before the end of the ... Tips this week include:<br /> • Why where you host matters so much, even which country<br /> • The junk that can come over during a host migration<br /> • Top 4 ways to turn off Gutenberg and when to do it<br /> • Why you must upgrade your PHP level before the end of the year<br /> • The next Google Search Console Live Lab on Thursday for Coverage Report Exclusions<br /> • The big voices calling for a delay in the WordPress 5.0 release, and how long we’ll be waiting<br /> • Matt Mullenweg’s open Q&A about Gutenberg and WordPress at WordCamp Portland<br /> • WP Rocket has 3 fantastic features, but maybe you shouldn’t use them, see why<br /> • Google PageSpeedInsights has revamped their report, and it still misses the mark<br /> • What’s in the new Google Search Console Property Sets feature<br /> • A nice guide to getting started with FooGallery, which is one of my fave plugins<br /> • What the heck happened to Pixabay?<br /> • Best Email, Chat, and Social Media Tools for 2018 and beyond MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 17:24 Tips Tuesday – PHP Changes, Photo Memes, DIY SEO Live Labs https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-php-changes-photo-memes-diy-seo-live-labs/ Tue, 06 Nov 2018 06:12:54 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15410 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-php-changes-photo-memes-diy-seo-live-labs/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-php-changes-photo-memes-diy-seo-live-labs/feed/ 4 Tips this week include: • A new time for our live Tips Tuesday recap • The status on my test for turning off Gutenberg in WP 5.0 • The start of the DIY SEO course Live Labs this week • Why daydreaming is good for the soul • The first Release Candidate for WP 5.0 is here • An update to Google’s reCaptcha code for a frictionless user experience • Big changes coming with PHP • A new video tutorial to help you easily change your PHP level • What’s in the Genesis 2.7 Beta release • A super story of how one blogger shifted to engage with her audience more and diversify her income stream – and it worked • A Canva step-by-step guide for both experienced and beginner users • A fun, free way to create video blips, GIFs, and photo memes Tips this week include: • A new time for our live Tips Tuesday recap • The status on my test for turning off Gutenberg in WP 5.0 • The start of the DIY SEO course Live Labs this week • Why daydreaming is good for the soul Tips this week include:<br /> • A new time for our live Tips Tuesday recap<br /> • The status on my test for turning off Gutenberg in WP 5.0<br /> • The start of the DIY SEO course Live Labs this week<br /> • Why daydreaming is good for the soul<br /> • The first Release Candidate for WP 5.0 is here<br /> • An update to Google’s reCaptcha code for a frictionless user experience<br /> • Big changes coming with PHP<br /> • A new video tutorial to help you easily change your PHP level<br /> • What’s in the Genesis 2.7 Beta release<br /> • A super story of how one blogger shifted to engage with her audience more and diversify her income stream – and it worked<br /> • A Canva step-by-step guide for both experienced and beginner users<br /> • A fun, free way to create video blips, GIFs, and photo memes MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 13:00 Tips Tuesday – WordPress 5.0 Beta, Speed Warning Emails, DIY SEO Course Discount https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-wordpress-5-0-beta-speed-warning-emails-diy-seo-course-discount/ Tue, 30 Oct 2018 05:12:39 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15390 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-wordpress-5-0-beta-speed-warning-emails-diy-seo-course-discount/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-wordpress-5-0-beta-speed-warning-emails-diy-seo-course-discount/feed/ 9 Tips this week include: • Your last chance to get a huge discount on my DIY SEO course • What I’m testing in the WordPress 5.0 beta release that just came out • When WordPress 5.0 will be available for everyone • The new feature in UpdraftPlus that excites me • New speed warning emails from Google Search Console and how to test your site speed • Foodie theme updates getting out of hand • The new theme maker WPEngine just purchased and what this means for our future with Genesis and Gutenberg too Tips this week include: • Your last chance to get a huge discount on my DIY SEO course • What I’m testing in the WordPress 5.0 beta release that just came out • When WordPress 5.0 will be available for everyone Tips this week include:<br /> • Your last chance to get a huge discount on my DIY SEO course<br /> • What I’m testing in the WordPress 5.0 beta release that just came out<br /> • When WordPress 5.0 will be available for everyone<br /> • The new feature in UpdraftPlus that excites me<br /> • New speed warning emails from Google Search Console and how to test your site speed<br /> • Foodie theme updates getting out of hand<br /> • The new theme maker WPEngine just purchased and what this means for our future with Genesis and Gutenberg too MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 15:20 Tips Tuesday – Search Console Course Discounts, Image Sitemaps, 7 Content Marketing Tips https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-search-console-course-discounts-image-sitemaps-7-content-marketing-tips/ Tue, 23 Oct 2018 05:12:28 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15380 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-search-console-course-discounts-image-sitemaps-7-content-marketing-tips/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-search-console-course-discounts-image-sitemaps-7-content-marketing-tips/feed/ 15 Tips this week include: • The new Google Search Console Course is releasing this week!! • How to get a discount to the new course • Why hiring good help is so important – and why paying more isn’t always a good thing • Why putting your site on a solid foundation sooner rather than later is more profitable • Why the Gutenberg Accessibility Audit has been postponed indefinitely • A big hiccup at SiteGround that panicked a bunch of folks with downed sites • The wackiest optin trend I’m seeing lately • The 2 bugs that got fixed in Search Console • Why Yoast doesn’t have a separate image sitemap • A guide to mobile-first indexing • A list of mobile emulators to test your site • 7 questions to help you troubleshoot your content marketing efforts Tips this week include: • The new Google Search Console Course is releasing this week!! • How to get a discount to the new course • Why hiring good help is so important – and why paying more isn’t always a good thing Tips this week include:<br /> • The new Google Search Console Course is releasing this week!!<br /> • How to get a discount to the new course<br /> • Why hiring good help is so important – and why paying more isn’t always a good thing<br /> • Why putting your site on a solid foundation sooner rather than later is more profitable<br /> • Why the Gutenberg Accessibility Audit has been postponed indefinitely<br /> • A big hiccup at SiteGround that panicked a bunch of folks with downed sites<br /> • The wackiest optin trend I’m seeing lately<br /> • The 2 bugs that got fixed in Search Console<br /> • Why Yoast doesn’t have a separate image sitemap<br /> • A guide to mobile-first indexing<br /> • A list of mobile emulators to test your site<br /> • 7 questions to help you troubleshoot your content marketing efforts MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 18:04 Tips Tuesday – Social Follow Plugin, Higher Click Throughs, Prevent Database Hacks https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-social-follow-plugin-higher-click-throughs-prevent-database-hacks/ Tue, 16 Oct 2018 05:12:29 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15370 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-social-follow-plugin-higher-click-throughs-prevent-database-hacks/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-social-follow-plugin-higher-click-throughs-prevent-database-hacks/feed/ 4 Tips this week include: • What I’m uploading in the new Google Search Console course • How you pay a hefty price down the road using theme builders • New designer help for Gutenberg in Genesis • Cool updates to the Simple Social Icons plugin • Why we need to be concerned about the upcoming release of PHP 7.3 • How and why to better vet your plugins before installing on your site • An update on staging sites at both A2 Hosting and SiteGround • How your database gets hacked and ways to prevent it • Why I won’t be using the new Cloudflare Firewall Rules • How to get more clicks from Search and social media like Pinterest Tips this week include: • What I’m uploading in the new Google Search Console course • How you pay a hefty price down the road using theme builders • New designer help for Gutenberg in Genesis • Cool updates to the Simple Social Icons plugin Tips this week include:<br /> • What I’m uploading in the new Google Search Console course<br /> • How you pay a hefty price down the road using theme builders<br /> • New designer help for Gutenberg in Genesis<br /> • Cool updates to the Simple Social Icons plugin<br /> • Why we need to be concerned about the upcoming release of PHP 7.3<br /> • How and why to better vet your plugins before installing on your site<br /> • An update on staging sites at both A2 Hosting and SiteGround<br /> • How your database gets hacked and ways to prevent it<br /> • Why I won’t be using the new Cloudflare Firewall Rules<br /> • How to get more clicks from Search and social media like Pinterest MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 14:30 Tips Tuesday – Gutenberg Dates, Social Sharing Plugins, G+ Shutting Down https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-gutenberg-dates-social-sharing-plugins-g-shutting-down/ Tue, 09 Oct 2018 05:12:21 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15363 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-gutenberg-dates-social-sharing-plugins-g-shutting-down/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-gutenberg-dates-social-sharing-plugins-g-shutting-down/feed/ 4 Tips this week include: • New dates announced for the Gutenberg Beta release • What will be in Phase 2 of Gutenberg • Is Genesis becoming a theme builder? • The new feature in Scriptless Social Sharing you’ll love • The new social sharing plugin I’m hearing a lot of buzz about • The big bucks Google paid out to remain the top search engine and what that means for you • Why I’m rethinking what should be in our robots.txt file • Does author authority on topic matter anymore? • Big news on G+ shutting down, and the real story behind it • A new cookie option from Facebook • Improved staging sites at A2 Hosting Tips this week include: • New dates announced for the Gutenberg Beta release • What will be in Phase 2 of Gutenberg • Is Genesis becoming a theme builder? • The new feature in Scriptless Social Sharing you’ll love Tips this week include:<br /> • New dates announced for the Gutenberg Beta release<br /> • What will be in Phase 2 of Gutenberg<br /> • Is Genesis becoming a theme builder?<br /> • The new feature in Scriptless Social Sharing you’ll love<br /> • The new social sharing plugin I’m hearing a lot of buzz about<br /> • The big bucks Google paid out to remain the top search engine and what that means for you<br /> • Why I’m rethinking what should be in our robots.txt file<br /> • Does author authority on topic matter anymore?<br /> • Big news on G+ shutting down, and the real story behind it<br /> • A new cookie option from Facebook<br /> • Improved staging sites at A2 Hosting MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 16:43 Tips Tuesday – Google Images, Data Security, Wholesale Domain Registration https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-google-images-data-security-wholesale-domain-registration/ Tue, 02 Oct 2018 05:12:55 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15355 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-google-images-data-security-wholesale-domain-registration/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-google-images-data-security-wholesale-domain-registration/feed/ 11 Tips this week include: • What I’ve been finding in the new Google Search Console interface that worried my clients • Why you must read what’s in the recent Google Images Algorithm update • My thoughts on the new Image metadata that Google is now including • How AI driven search results for content will change the way you blog • How to download and delete all the data Google is tracking on you • What to be concerned about with the recent Facebook data breach and why the GDPR fines may shake up all of social media • Why you need to get super serious about protecting your own site’s data • The amazing deal Cloudflare just announced for domain name registration Tips this week include: • What I’ve been finding in the new Google Search Console interface that worried my clients • Why you must read what’s in the recent Google Images Algorithm update • My thoughts on the new Image metadata that Google is now in... Tips this week include:<br /> • What I’ve been finding in the new Google Search Console interface that worried my clients<br /> • Why you must read what’s in the recent Google Images Algorithm update<br /> • My thoughts on the new Image metadata that Google is now including<br /> • How AI driven search results for content will change the way you blog<br /> • How to download and delete all the data Google is tracking on you<br /> • What to be concerned about with the recent Facebook data breach and why the GDPR fines may shake up all of social media<br /> • Why you need to get super serious about protecting your own site’s data<br /> • The amazing deal Cloudflare just announced for domain name registration MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 16:13 Tips Tuesday – Mobile-First Indexing Emails, Genesis Future, Cloudflare Gifts https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-mobile-first-indexing-emails-genesis-future-cloudflare-gifts/ Tue, 25 Sep 2018 05:12:49 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15348 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-mobile-first-indexing-emails-genesis-future-cloudflare-gifts/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-mobile-first-indexing-emails-genesis-future-cloudflare-gifts/feed/ 1 Tips this week include: • The change I’m making to the New Search Console Course that you’re going to like • What to look for in those Mobile-First Indexing emails you’re getting from Google • Which site types can make the most use of the new Speakable Content schema markup • What the future holds for the Genesis theme framework and Gutenberg • All kinds of birthday goodies coming from Cloudflare this week Tips this week include: • The change I’m making to the New Search Console Course that you’re going to like • What to look for in those Mobile-First Indexing emails you’re getting from Google • Which site types can make the most use of the new Speaka... Tips this week include:<br /> • The change I’m making to the New Search Console Course that you’re going to like<br /> • What to look for in those Mobile-First Indexing emails you’re getting from Google<br /> • Which site types can make the most use of the new Speakable Content schema markup<br /> • What the future holds for the Genesis theme framework and Gutenberg<br /> • All kinds of birthday goodies coming from Cloudflare this week MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 14:24 Tips Tuesday – Republishing Posts, Blogging Templates, Clone Your Site https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-republishing-posts-blogging-templates-clone-your-site/ Tue, 18 Sep 2018 05:12:27 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15343 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-republishing-posts-blogging-templates-clone-your-site/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-republishing-posts-blogging-templates-clone-your-site/feed/ 2 Tips this week include: • It’s move week at BlogAid • What my house adventure brought to mind about running an online business these days • An eye opening post on Voice Search stats and how they’re growing fast • How Google determines what date to show in snippets • Rethinking the process of republishing posts • Why I’ve got my eye on adding schema markup to how-to posts • A super post on using templates and checklists to make your blogging life easier • An easy way to clone your site for testing that is totally DIY and cheap Tips this week include: • It’s move week at BlogAid • What my house adventure brought to mind about running an online business these days • An eye opening post on Voice Search stats and how they’re growing fast Tips this week include:<br /> • It’s move week at BlogAid<br /> • What my house adventure brought to mind about running an online business these days<br /> • An eye opening post on Voice Search stats and how they’re growing fast<br /> • How Google determines what date to show in snippets<br /> • Rethinking the process of republishing posts<br /> • Why I’ve got my eye on adding schema markup to how-to posts<br /> • A super post on using templates and checklists to make your blogging life easier<br /> • An easy way to clone your site for testing that is totally DIY and cheap MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 13:17 Tips Tuesday – Grow Optins, Lazy Load, Browser Updates, Search Console Course https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-grow-optins-lazy-load-browser-updates-search-console-course/ Tue, 11 Sep 2018 05:12:18 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15335 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-grow-optins-lazy-load-browser-updates-search-console-course/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-grow-optins-lazy-load-browser-updates-search-console-course/feed/ 4 Tips this week include: • What you need to do to ensure you stay on the BlogAid email list • The backup tutorials I’ve been updating for my webmasters • The bonus you get as a site owner who is ahead of the change curves • What’s up with my October site audit schedule and why you need to beat the rush • An update on the status of the new Google Search Console course, and who will get discounts soon • Mark your calendars for a show on Wed talking about Gutenberg and the future of the web • An easy way you can guide the future of WordPress development • What’s in the update for the Best Recipe Plugin tests • A super way I found to speed up your site with lazy load, even if you run ads • The new feature I’m tickled to see come to WP Fastest Cache • Will the new schema markup Blocks for Yoast mess up your recipe posts? • Why small biz site owners can now add Yelp and other reviews to their sites • What’s in the updates to FireFox and Chrome that should deeply concern you • Tips for great ways to grow your email list Tips this week include: • What you need to do to ensure you stay on the BlogAid email list • The backup tutorials I’ve been updating for my webmasters • The bonus you get as a site owner who is ahead of the change curves Tips this week include:<br /> • What you need to do to ensure you stay on the BlogAid email list<br /> • The backup tutorials I’ve been updating for my webmasters<br /> • The bonus you get as a site owner who is ahead of the change curves<br /> • What’s up with my October site audit schedule and why you need to beat the rush<br /> • An update on the status of the new Google Search Console course, and who will get discounts soon<br /> • Mark your calendars for a show on Wed talking about Gutenberg and the future of the web<br /> • An easy way you can guide the future of WordPress development<br /> • What’s in the update for the Best Recipe Plugin tests<br /> • A super way I found to speed up your site with lazy load, even if you run ads<br /> • The new feature I’m tickled to see come to WP Fastest Cache<br /> • Will the new schema markup Blocks for Yoast mess up your recipe posts?<br /> • Why small biz site owners can now add Yelp and other reviews to their sites<br /> • What’s in the updates to FireFox and Chrome that should deeply concern you<br /> • Tips for great ways to grow your email list MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 17:52 Tips Tuesday – Site Backups, HSTS for HTTPS, EAT Score for SEO https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-site-backups-hsts-for-https-eat-score-for-seo/ Tue, 04 Sep 2018 05:12:56 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15319 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-site-backups-hsts-for-https-eat-score-for-seo/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-site-backups-hsts-for-https-eat-score-for-seo/feed/ 8 Tips this week include: • An update on my new image SEO research and the Pandora’s box that opened • A WordPress Backup Checklist that is a must-read for all site owners • New Backup Quick Checks for my Site Audit Plus clients • Where to find a new Gutenberg Block Index • How long the Classic Editor plugin will be available • A radical split in vision from 2 major voices in forking WordPress and an LTS version • What the release of PHP 7.3 means for site owners and plugin developers • Why you need HSTS for your HTTPS conversion and what Google has to do with it • Google begins notifying site owners of bad HTTPS conversions • What your EAT score is and how to improve it for SEO Tips this week include: • An update on my new image SEO research and the Pandora’s box that opened • A WordPress Backup Checklist that is a must-read for all site owners • New Backup Quick Checks for my Site Audit Plus clients Tips this week include:<br /> • An update on my new image SEO research and the Pandora’s box that opened<br /> • A WordPress Backup Checklist that is a must-read for all site owners<br /> • New Backup Quick Checks for my Site Audit Plus clients<br /> • Where to find a new Gutenberg Block Index<br /> • How long the Classic Editor plugin will be available<br /> • A radical split in vision from 2 major voices in forking WordPress and an LTS version<br /> • What the release of PHP 7.3 means for site owners and plugin developers<br /> • Why you need HSTS for your HTTPS conversion and what Google has to do with it<br /> • Google begins notifying site owners of bad HTTPS conversions<br /> • What your EAT score is and how to improve it for SEO MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 15:37 Tips Tuesday – Analytics Changes, Gutenberg, SEO Formatting Works https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-analytics-changes-gutenberg-seo-formatting-works/ Tue, 28 Aug 2018 05:12:35 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15303 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-analytics-changes-gutenberg-seo-formatting-works/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-analytics-changes-gutenberg-seo-formatting-works/feed/ 6 Tips this week include: • Yoast’s video answer to my question about lazy load and SEO • My new video tutorial on using iFrame and lazy load for faster video loading • An unexpected issue I ran into with using lazy load • The launch of a new member area for my site audit clients • Test results for the best recipe plugin to use • Conclusive evidence that the featured snippet formatting I teach in the DIY SEO course works • Mark your calendars for my upcoming interview on the Tinkering with Tech Show • What’s up with the ClassicPress petition and major fork of WordPress • My thoughts on the “Try Gutenberg” adoption rate reports • How convenience and free cost you more in the long run • What Oakley Capital buying up cPanel means for us as site owners and our hosts • How the Image data change to Google Analytics could look like a downturn in traffic • A new auto verify feature for sites in Search Console and how it works • How Google Analytics is lying to you in a massive way, or maybe not Tips this week include: • Yoast’s video answer to my question about lazy load and SEO • My new video tutorial on using iFrame and lazy load for faster video loading • An unexpected issue I ran into with using lazy load Tips this week include:<br /> • Yoast’s video answer to my question about lazy load and SEO<br /> • My new video tutorial on using iFrame and lazy load for faster video loading<br /> • An unexpected issue I ran into with using lazy load<br /> • The launch of a new member area for my site audit clients<br /> • Test results for the best recipe plugin to use<br /> • Conclusive evidence that the featured snippet formatting I teach in the DIY SEO course works<br /> • Mark your calendars for my upcoming interview on the Tinkering with Tech Show<br /> • What’s up with the ClassicPress petition and major fork of WordPress<br /> • My thoughts on the “Try Gutenberg” adoption rate reports<br /> • How convenience and free cost you more in the long run<br /> • What Oakley Capital buying up cPanel means for us as site owners and our hosts<br /> • How the Image data change to Google Analytics could look like a downturn in traffic<br /> • A new auto verify feature for sites in Search Console and how it works<br /> • How Google Analytics is lying to you in a massive way, or maybe not MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 17:03 Tips Tuesday – Google Authorship, Gutenberg Report, New Fonts, Let’s Encrypt Trust https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-google-authorship-gutenberg-report-new-fonts-lets-encrypt-trust/ Tue, 21 Aug 2018 05:12:18 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15279 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-google-authorship-gutenberg-report-new-fonts-lets-encrypt-trust/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-google-authorship-gutenberg-report-new-fonts-lets-encrypt-trust/feed/ 3 Tips this week include: • How a full HTTPS conversion saves and makes you money • How to embed a video using iFrame code for faster page loads • A new member level coming for site audit clients • Why I’m not surprised that Google Authorship isn’t dead after all • Huge news for foodie bloggers with the launch of the new Google Smart Display • An update on my recipe plugin tests and a clear winner is emerging • A look at the new Transport Layer Security version that just released • What the Let’s Encrypt milestone of being trusted by Microsoft means for you • The big font change by Gutenberg that all designers will want to know about • A report on what it’s like to use Gutenberg and how it could radically disrupt your content creation process Tips this week include: • How a full HTTPS conversion saves and makes you money • How to embed a video using iFrame code for faster page loads • A new member level coming for site audit clients • Why I’m not surprised that Google Authorship isn’t d... Tips this week include:<br /> • How a full HTTPS conversion saves and makes you money<br /> • How to embed a video using iFrame code for faster page loads<br /> • A new member level coming for site audit clients<br /> • Why I’m not surprised that Google Authorship isn’t dead after all<br /> • Huge news for foodie bloggers with the launch of the new Google Smart Display<br /> • An update on my recipe plugin tests and a clear winner is emerging<br /> • A look at the new Transport Layer Security version that just released<br /> • What the Let’s Encrypt milestone of being trusted by Microsoft means for you<br /> • The big font change by Gutenberg that all designers will want to know about<br /> • A report on what it’s like to use Gutenberg and how it could radically disrupt your content creation process MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 17:27 Tips Tuesday – GoDaddy Breach, SiteGround Migrations, Gutenberg Trials https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-godaddy-breach-siteground-migrations-gutenberg-trials/ Tue, 14 Aug 2018 05:12:34 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15258 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-godaddy-breach-siteground-migrations-gutenberg-trials/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-godaddy-breach-siteground-migrations-gutenberg-trials/feed/ 6 Tips this week include: • New Site Audit Client Flash Challenges and why we’re doing them • A GoDaddy data breach that may affect you, and an update on that report • How to restore a plugin update to the previous version • Mixed reactions to the Try Gutenberg invitation in WP 4.9.8 • My Gutenberg tutorial schedule • What’s up with SiteGround no longer offering free cPanel migrations • Results on that massive Google Algorithm update at the first of the month • The settings I’m checking in Yoast SEO for category archive pages • Recipe plugin tests almost finished Tips this week include: • New Site Audit Client Flash Challenges and why we’re doing them • A GoDaddy data breach that may affect you, and an update on that report • How to restore a plugin update to the previous version Tips this week include:<br /> • New Site Audit Client Flash Challenges and why we’re doing them<br /> • A GoDaddy data breach that may affect you, and an update on that report<br /> • How to restore a plugin update to the previous version<br /> • Mixed reactions to the Try Gutenberg invitation in WP 4.9.8<br /> • My Gutenberg tutorial schedule<br /> • What’s up with SiteGround no longer offering free cPanel migrations<br /> • Results on that massive Google Algorithm update at the first of the month<br /> • The settings I’m checking in Yoast SEO for category archive pages<br /> • Recipe plugin tests almost finished MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 12:08 Tips Tuesday – 4 New Courses, WP 4.9.8, Genesis 2.6.1, Google Algorithm Update https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-4-new-courses-wp-4-9-8-genesis-2-6-1-google-algorithm-update/ Tue, 07 Aug 2018 05:12:33 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15220 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-4-new-courses-wp-4-9-8-genesis-2-6-1-google-algorithm-update/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-4-new-courses-wp-4-9-8-genesis-2-6-1-google-algorithm-update/feed/ 10 Tips this week include: • A sneak peek at what’s coming from BlogAid for the rest of 2018 including 4 new courses • Why hiring the help you need is a good idea • What’s in WordPress 4.9.8 and the first thing you need to do after you update • What’s in the latest Genesis update • The huge Google Algorithm update that whacked some sites hard • How to watermark your blog images, plus the pros and cons of it • The message Facebook is really sending with the shutdown of their API for auto-posting • A super post on the top reasons visitors leave your site and how to fix them Tips this week include: • A sneak peek at what’s coming from BlogAid for the rest of 2018 including 4 new courses • Why hiring the help you need is a good idea • What’s in WordPress 4.9.8 and the first thing you need to do after you update Tips this week include:<br /> • A sneak peek at what’s coming from BlogAid for the rest of 2018 including 4 new courses<br /> • Why hiring the help you need is a good idea<br /> • What’s in WordPress 4.9.8 and the first thing you need to do after you update<br /> • What’s in the latest Genesis update<br /> • The huge Google Algorithm update that whacked some sites hard<br /> • How to watermark your blog images, plus the pros and cons of it<br /> • The message Facebook is really sending with the shutdown of their API for auto-posting<br /> • A super post on the top reasons visitors leave your site and how to fix them MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 22:17 Tips Tuesday – WP 4.9.8, Gutenberg, Hack Attacks, Schema Markup for News https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-wp-4-9-8-gutenberg-hack-attacks-schema-markup-for-news/ Tue, 31 Jul 2018 05:12:35 +0000 https://blogaid.net/?p=15198 https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-wp-4-9-8-gutenberg-hack-attacks-schema-markup-for-news/#comments https://blogaid.net/tips-tuesday-wp-4-9-8-gutenberg-hack-attacks-schema-markup-for-news/feed/ 7 Tips this week include: • The new BlogAid theme is live!! • A new Happy Clients page with success stories that just blew me away • My new Gutenberg posts have launched, and more on the way • WordPress 4.9.8 releases today and how to turn off the Try Gutenberg invitation • The reports I’m seeing of the latest hacker probing attempts and how to protect your site • What has me nervous about a new site cloning feature from UpdraftPlus • What’s up with Google testing a new layout for images with titles • Finally! Some corroboration about why you need to stop chasing green dots in Yoast • New schema markup for speakable news posts • 4 ways to write better blog posts immediately Tips this week include: • The new BlogAid theme is live!! • A new Happy Clients page with success stories that just blew me away • My new Gutenberg posts have launched, and more on the way • WordPress 4.9. Tips this week include:<br /> • The new BlogAid theme is live!!<br /> • A new Happy Clients page with success stories that just blew me away<br /> • My new Gutenberg posts have launched, and more on the way<br /> • WordPress 4.9.8 releases today and how to turn off the Try Gutenberg invitation<br /> • The reports I’m seeing of the latest hacker probing attempts and how to protect your site<br /> • What has me nervous about a new site cloning feature from UpdraftPlus<br /> • What’s up with Google testing a new layout for images with titles<br /> • Finally! Some corroboration about why you need to stop chasing green dots in Yoast<br /> • New schema markup for speakable news posts<br /> • 4 ways to write better blog posts immediately MaAnna Stephenson: WordPress and Online Marketing for Non-Geeks 16:04