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My Top 3 Favourite Social Sharing WordPress Plugins

by Derek Gehl4

(So far anyway…  😉 The easiest way to increase the number of people sharing the content on your website is by simply making it easier to share. But despite how painfully obvious this “solution” is, every day I see websites screwing it up. And remember, “social sharing” is now playing

WordPress SEO Tune-Up – Lesson 3

by Derek Gehl0

Increasing Site Speed,
Fixing Crawl Errors,
& No Follow Comments

WordPress SEO Tune-Up
Lesson 3 Transcription

Welcome to the Lesson 3 in our WordPress SEO tune-up series.

In Lesson 1 we talked about duplicate content, how WordPress creates duplicate content and we also talked about the Yoast plugin and how to use it to plug all of the duplicate content holes.

WordPress SEO Tune-Up – Lesson #2

by Derek Gehl3

Automating Your On-Site
Optimization With This FREE
WordPress SEO Plugin…

In the last lesson we talked about the structural issues surrounding WordPress SEO and the potential for it to silently pollute your website with duplicate content.

Now it’s time to move on and talk about how to easily optimize each page and post on your WordPress website

What is On-Page orWordPress SEO - On-Site Optimization
On-Site Optimization?

This means optimizing each page and post on your website for the one specific keyword that you want it to rank for by using the chosen keyword in the…

WordPress SEO Tune-Up – Lesson #1

by Derek Gehl2

Is Your WordPress Website Creating
Duplicate Content Behind Your Back?

One of the most important and frequently overlooked elements of WordPress SEO is making sure you plug all of the duplicate content holes WordPress can unknowingly create.

For those who are just getting up to speed, here is how Google defines duplicate content:

WordPress SEO Tips

NOTE: For the purpose of this lesson we are addressing duplicate content within a domain.

Now I am not going to debate how much of an impact too much duplicate content can have on your rankings because that dead horse has been flogged enough.

Instead I want to show you how WordPress could be unknowingly creating duplicate content penalties and how you can fix it using a FREE plugin…

WordPress is NOT Google Friendly…

by Derek Gehl4

At this exact second WordPress Version 3.4 has been downloaded 24,061,201 times.

WordPress 3.4 Downloads

It is the fastest growing CMS in the world with over 75,000,000 websites now built on WordPress and I would hazard to guess that a large segment of this growth is being driven by individuals and small businesses that see it is a cost effective way to create and maintain professional websites except from one little problem…

My poor, neglected website & my new ‘blogging decree’…

by Derek Gehl4

I just looked at my blog today and realized that I have not posted anything since March 17th.

This makes me a total and complete hypocrite.

I’m the guy constantly lecturing my members, students and anyone who will listen on the importance of adding fresh, relevant content to your website.

Just last week I spoke at three separate events in Australia and told a combined audience of over 500 people how important it was to make sure they are updating their sites with new content… and now look at me.

Some role model huh?

Okay, this is me publicly holding myself accountable…