Webmaster Resources

  • 6 Clever Uses of Domain Extensions You’d Never Think of Registering

    … Domain extensions are not just for your website anymore. They represent and provide an online connection for a company or individual, a marketing campaign, a tracking device, a delivery device, and redirection from one to another. Domain extensions can be many things. Have you tried to register a domain name and found that it is not available…

    Search Engine Journal- 13 readers -
  • How to Buy an Online Business: 8 Funding Options

    … Editor Note: we know that buying online businesses can be a tricky business. As Mark suggests below, make sure you educate yourself and only choose an option that will work for you. While there are a lot of great reasons to buy an online business rather than starting from scratch, there’s always one major objection: buying an established…

    Mark Daoust/ Search Engine Journalin How To's- 6 readers -
  • 12 WordPress Plugins You Should Install on Your Blog

    … Is your blog looking a bit run down? Maybe it isn’t functioning as well as you’d like? Your blog represents your company’s headquarters online, so if it is not performing up to your expectations, it is time to upgrade it with some simple plugins. Any of the following tools will help spruce up your site and simplify your marketing activities…

    Sujan Patel/ Search Engine Journalin Blogging- 10 readers -
  • The 6 Key Steps to Improve Your Website’s Loading Speed

    … load time when the visitor returns. Many webmasters fail to use this tool, and that leads to slow load times — and higher levels of frustration — for visitors.Optimize visual content. The growing emphasis on visual content might have misled some website owners. If customers enjoy images, video, and graphics, why not fill your site with them…

    Larry Alton/ Search Engine Journal- 5 readers -
  • 7 Places to Learn to Code – for Free!

    … designed to build hands-on experience. You can choose from a variety of courses including HTML & CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Python, Ruby on Rails and more. Here, you’ll learn how to code, but you won’t gain a deep understanding into why you’re doing anything you’re doing. There are other resources for that, but if you’re a marketer or you’re…

    Larry Kim/ Search Engine Journal- 10 readers -
  • How to Choose the Perfect Focus Keyword

    … Adding quality content to your website on a regular basis is a very good SEO tactic. Google sees that your website is active because new pieces of information are added. On top of that, you increase the volume of your content. If your keyword strategy has been crafted properly and your content is nicely optimized for the right keywords, adding…

    Search Engine Journalin How To's- 18 readers -
  • 50 Awesome and Inspiring Responsive Website Designs from 2014

    … You probably heard retailers began their holiday season with record-setting sales during “Cyber Week” – the shopping period between Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday. Real-time data from IBM Digital Analytics Benchmark shows online sales grew 8.5% since 2013. Even more interesting, although not surprising, was the fact that “mobile sales up 27.6…

    Albert Costill/ Search Engine Journal- 9 readers -
  • Using Requirements to Improve Usability For Your Website

    … What makes a user experience fantastic? Simply put, in order to make a fantastic user experience, the user has to be able to accomplish their goal(s) on your website. Looking at the bigger picture, if you want to make your customers’ goals more achievable on your website, you need to get to know your customers. The more you get to know your…

    Shane Jones/ Search Engine Journal- 6 readers -
  • How to Track The Impact of Your Website Redesign

    … to keep up with the changes in online technology is something most consider best practice. Benchmarking Your Performance Today, I’d like to shed some light on just how advantageous it can be to give your online asset a face-lift. We will be using a very simple yet effective report from Google Analytics to get the job done. Google Analytics is one…

    Sergio Aicardi/ Search Engine Journalin SEO How To's- 15 readers -