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WordPress Optimization Tips Part Two

This is part two in a four part series. If you missed Optimizing WordPress Tips part one, you can read it here. Keep Your WordPress Site Updated Keeping your site updated – meaning WordPress along with the themes and plugins installed on your site are kept up-to-date – shows the…

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WordPress Optimization Tips Part One

This is part one of a four part series on optimizing your WordPress website. Optimize Background Processes There are a variety of processes that run in the background of your website. These include, but are not limited to backups, checking for updates, people fetching content, search engines crawling your website,…

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The Best Practices for Images on the Web

Adding images strategically to your website can improve engagement, create emotional connections with your visitors, and increase page views.  If you want to maximize the benefit for your website, you’ll want to make sure you are using well-optimized images.   Choosing the Type of Image File Browsers support a variety of…

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KISS – Why Can’t I Remember This?

I’ve been doing websites on some level for over 17 years. I’ve been working specifically with WordPress for about ten years now and manage about 150 sites. Some might hear that and think, “wow, I bet she knows her stuff.” Others, might look at that and thing, “that’s nothing.” The…

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Clean Up Those Categories

I’m currently in the process of cleaning up my categories.  Categories are how visitors find content and tags are how search engines find content.  Once or twice a year, I take a look at what I’ve got and examine… Where are most of my posts falling in terms of categories.…

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Spring Cleaning for Your Website

It’s a great time to clean up your site. Got themes you aren’t using? Delete them. Plugins you don’t need? Delete them. Gone through your media library lately? If you are anything like me, I might upload two or three images before I get it in the size and cropped…

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