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SEO Plugins for WordPress – Yoast

One of the best SEO plugins for WordPress I’ve been using SEO plugins for WordPress sites for a few years now. So far I have focused on the All in One SEO plugin and XML Sitemaps plugin for search engine optimisation. They have helped me to get my clients’ blogs in on the first page(…)

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What’s all the fuss about Google +1?

You may have been aware of Google’s strategy to take on Facebook with its own ‘Like’ button called Google +1. I have added it below to show you what it might look like. (There are various display options) The blogging community have responded rapidly due to the fact that it appears to get you noticed(…)

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WordPress plugins – the ugly ones!

Having discussed what’s good about WordPress plugins I wanted to square the argument with some tips to make sure they don’t turn out to be ugly! How do you know which ones are good to use and which WordPress plugins to avoid? I always check the wordpress.org plugins page in order to qualify whether a(…)

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WordPress Plugins – the good, the bad and the ugly – part 1

One of the great things about a self-hosted WordPress blog is that you get to play with a powerful array of plugins. These are small bits of software that can add functionality, provide a better customer experience for your visitors and give you the technology to generate more traffic to your blog. If you are(…)

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How to Install Google Feedburner on your Blog – Simples!

Install Google Feedburner and watch your readership grow! Now that you are aware of the benefits you’ll want to know how to install Google Feedburner on your blog. As someone who looks for the easiest way to get something done I suggest you check out one of my favourite Blogs from WordPress Beginner which covers(…)

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WordPress and other blog themes

Not all blog themes are created equal! Following on from my recent post about blog themes let’s take a look at specific themes for WordPress self-hosted sites & other blogging platforms. Most of the free blog themes are pretty good, some are better than others. Be aware that they may come with some limitations. 1.(…)

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