Four SEO Tips for WordPress Websites

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WordPress is the world’s most popular content management system. If you work with WordPress, or you’re considering building a website on the platform, you will have probably wondered about SEO and whether there is anything specific you can do to optimize your site.

WordPress Tips for Creating the Perfect Bio Page

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Making the perfect bio page in WordPress is very important if you are looking to make conversions. Whilst being a simple idea, it’s not easy to implement in the standard WordPress editor, and a couple of plugins I highly recommend are great for making the job quick and easy.

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5 Free Alternatives To Google Analytics

Small Business Mavericks

I’m not suggesting you should give up on Google Analytics, especially now that they are in the process of rolling out Universal Analytics , but if you do decide to look around for other analytics services, here are five free alternatives to Google Analytics you might consider. Clicky – Clicky is one of the more popular Google Analytics alternatives. Mixpanel – Mixpanel offers analytics for events management. Plus, it supports WordPress.

9 of the Best Free Social Media Analytics Tools

Pamorama

S ocial media analytics tools can help you make sense of how well your social media marketing efforts are paying off and identify areas that need improvement. These 9 free social media analytics tools are some of the best out there. Want to know what’s working on social media?

9 Must-Have WordPress Plugins

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WordPress is the standard content management system for millions of websites, because there’s no web development platform that’s as user-friendly, valuable, and adaptable. If you haven’t heard of WordPress before, learn about how WordPress can make your website more manageable.

18 WordPress Social Media Plugins to Live By

Sprout Social

Whether you’re trying to grow your social media following, get more engagement or make your website more dynamic, there are plenty of WordPress social media plugins to help along the way. WordPress Plugins for Facebook. WordPress Plugins for Google+. Google for WordPress.

How I Set Up My WordPress Blog In 2 Hours

Waxing UnLyrical

I set up Feedburner, Google Analytics and the plugins that I’ve found really useful to start with: Sexy Bookmarks and TinyMCE Advanced among them. Blogging Blogging for Grasshoppers Social Media getting your blog started spicing out wordpressThis isn’t a trick question.

12 (of the) Best WordPress Guides and Plugin Reviews of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

WordPress is not only the most popular blogging platform , but is increasingly becoming a leading website content management system (CMS) as well. How did WordPress emerge as the leading blog platform? WordPress Guides and Commentary. How did WordPress win?

7+ WordPress Plugins For Every Website

Firebelly

WordPress is one of the best website content management systems out there – and not just for blogs. Just browsing through the WordPress Extend database, you’ll find lots and lots of plugins out there that each change the functionality of your website in their own way.

Wordpress SEO: The Only Guide You Need

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You are here: ViperChill » SEO » Wordpress SEO: The Only Guide You Need Wordpress SEO: The Only Guide You Need Written by Glen, this post has 175 Comments As many of you will know, I love Wordpress. For all the great things there are to be said about Wordpress, though, out-of-the-box SEO certainly isn’t one of its strong points. By default on older versions of Wordpress, post titles would display as “Blog Name >> Post Title&#.

Popup Opt-in Forms: Case Studies, WordPress Plugins, and Alternatives

Kikolani

In this post, I’m going to share my research into popup opt-in forms: who’s using them, case studies, WordPress plugins, and the alternatives for building your mailing list. Popup Opt-In Forms for WordPress. Pippity is becoming a popular WordPress popup opt-in form plugin.

6 Annoying Ways You’re Using WordPress

Firebelly

I’ve never made any attempt to hide it, I have an ongoing love affair with WordPress. Often times, WordPress I’ve found WordPress used poorly. WordPress is being used for everything. WordPress offers a simple and clean interface to edit pages.

Open Research: A Framework for Social Analytics

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Why are social analytics so important? link] Research Report: A Framework for Social Analytics | Thought Experiments [.]

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

Kikolani

While there are many platforms to choose from, I always suggest that if your purpose for blogging is anything related to branding, business, or making money online, then you want to go with WordPress on your own domain. Installing WordPress. Choosing a Great WordPress Theme.

Supercharge WordPress: A Little Known Way to Increase Pageviews & Conversions

Viper Chill

My analytical brain is always looking at different ways I can improve the conversions on my websites. The two most popular ones for WordPress are W3 Total Cache and WP Supercache.

Best WordPress Plugins for Business

Akamai Marketing

We just didn’t have enough time to cover some of the best WordPress Plugins for Business. I’m an unabashed WordPress advocate. WordPress is more than a blog today, its an entire website platform. Do what you want with it; WordPress can keep up with you.

WordPress Blog Hosting: WordPress.com or Self-Hosted?

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Given that WordPress hosts 59,914,568 as of 09/25/2011 and that over 301 million people view more than 2.5 billion pages each month on WordPress.com-hosted blogs (data from WordPress Stats ), it is not a surprise that many users around the world have chosen WordPress as their CMS of choice.

5 Essential Spreadsheets for Social Media Analytics

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5 Essential Spreadsheets for Social Media Analytics. Social media analytics and tracking can be very time-consuming and expensive. Here, we’ll share a few ready-made spreadsheets you can copy (navigate File + Make a copy ) and use for social media analytics. Analytics. Social media analytics. fhere’s actually a new social media analytics tool called Quantum Leap Buzz that might be helpful for this too. WordPress Resource Lists.

15 Uncommon WordPress Plugins To Enhance Your Blog’s User Experience

Kikolani

Here I will showcase 15 different WordPress user experience plugins that will help you create a great user experience for your visitors. You can receive the reports for the broken links via emails or in the WordPress dashboard directly. The current WordPress pagination is pretty basic.

What's the R.O.I.? A Framework for Social Analytics

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A Framework for Social Analytics Tweet September 1, 2011 View Comments “Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.&# - Albert Einstein Say hello to my little friends, R.O. A Framework for Social Analytics [.]

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Tool Tuesday: PostRank Analytics

Akamai Marketing

Most obvious of these is Google Analytics. Another is the popular “Add This&# which also offers analytic information. Share and Enjoy: Tags: analytics , engagement 2 Comments Melanie Baker Posted February 8, 2011 at 2:59 PM Hi Tara, Thanks for the overview.

Post Case Study: Triberr Visits vs. Google Analytics

Kikolani

Naturally, being the statistics geek that I am, I wondered if I could match up the stats that Triberr gives you for visits from everyone’s unique Triberr URL of your post to the number of visits you see in Google Analytics. The Problem with Google Analytics.

19 Essential WordPress Plugins for Your Blog

ProBlogger

WordPressers are always looking for helpful plugins for their blogs, and if you’ve been following today’s posts on ProBlogger, especially Install Your First WordPress Plugin , you’re probably in the same boat. WordPress SEO : If there’s one plugin from this list that you should get, this is the one. It sets up title tags, breadcrumbs, meta robots control, XML sitemaps, Google Analytics, Google Webmaster Tools, and much more. Analytics plugins.

What to Expect When Moving WordPress to New Hosting

Kikolani

I moved my photography blog , my husband’s HDR photography blog, and several other WordPress sites that were on HostGator to GoDaddy. Probably the biggest one was the major hacks to WordPress sites that happened almost a year ago. Upgrading WordPress 2.9

Install Your First WordPress Plugin

ProBlogger

WordPress is a platform that’s rather easy to use, for the most part. As Matt Hooper explained earlier today, in his post What Your Need to Know Before You Start a WordPress Blog , no web development or programming skills are required. Installing a WordPress plugin manually.

HOW TO: Move a WordPress blog from one domain to another

Josh S Peters

Shuaism is now JoshSPeters and I’m going to kick it off with a post about the 5 step process of moving your WordPress blog from one domain to another. Install WordPress on The New Domain. Install WordPress on The New Domain. The domain transfer is done!

5 Goals Every Blogger Should Set Up in Google Analytics

ProBlogger

The simplest way to do this is by using Google Analytics. Google Analytics helps you not only see stats about your visitors, but also lets you create and measure your website goals and objectives. How to measure your Google Analytics goals.

WordPress Automatic Updates – Good or Bad?

The Way of the Web

Automatic updates were introduced to WordPress with the 3.7 WordPress Auto Updates: The Benefits. The first is that many, many people around the world are using outdated versions of WordPress and associated plugins which is a major security risk for them. In terms of connectivity, even if the WordPress server has issues during the upgrade process, it won’t affect your site. WordPress Auto Updates: The Problems. WordPress Auto Updates: Our Advice.

4 WordPress Alternatives: the What, Where, and Why

ProBlogger

As bloggers, we’re all familiar with WordPress, whether as a self-hosted setup, or via WordPress.com. If you do a Google search for “ blogging software ,” WordPress will likely be among the first results you’ll see. concerned WordPress is not meeting your needs.

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Using Google Analytics to Unlock the Secrets of your Blog’s Audience

ProBlogger

Do you ever think Google Analytics is a bit overwhelming? If you’ve already logged into Google Analytics then you’ll know it provides an incredible amount of information which you can use to gain powerful insights into your blog’s audience.

ElegantThemes Review – Preview 75+ Elegant Premium WordPress Themes on One Page

Kikolani

So I decided to do a review of just ElegantThemes for those who want to learn more about their premium WordPress designs. ElegantThemes offers over 75 premium WordPress theme designs in one membership. Make your WordPress website mobile-friendly with this plugin.

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Writing Around the Web – Social Media SEO, Google Analytics, and Social Proof

Kikolani

5 Essential WordPress Plugins For Comments – One of the best things about using the self-hosted version of the WordPress platform (i.e. These are my favorite WordPress comment plugins.

Brand Monitoring, Social Analytics, Social Insights

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Two trends, social analytics intelligence, and social business value networks, which I’ll discuss at a later time. Social Analytics and Social Insights are Components of the Social CRM Suite. Social Analytics Intelligent.

The 11 Best Content Marketing, SMO, and Marketing Performance Management Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Web analytics tools are often all small to midsized firms will need to track their digital marketing performance—particularly when combined with marketing analytics dashboards that pull in data from social media accounts and other sources. 3) Agency Analytics.

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How to Choose a Home Page Layout for Your WordPress Website

Kikolani

One of the most important elements I look for when choosing a WordPress theme for a new website, is finding a theme with the right home page layout. Visit with an analytical eye. If you’re new to WordPress, take your time and be prepared to learn.

Premium WordPress Themes – What Do People Buy & Why

Kikolani

StudioPress is part of Copyblogger Media, creators of Scribe SEO Plugin and Premise , a landing page & membership site plugin that works with any WordPress theme or framework. Need a New WordPress Theme? Thesis vs Genesis – Comparing Premium WordPress Themes.

65 Terrific Social Media Infographics

Pamorama

The History of WordPress. Advertising Analytics Blogging Branding Demographics Facebook Infographic Marketing Metrics Reputation Social Marketing Social Media Social Networking Twitter Information graphics

Keep Your New Year’s Resolution: Set up a Social, Search-optimized WordPress Blog … Today

ProBlogger

We’ll go through a step-by-step process, including tools and resources for each step, to set up a WordPress blog that is optimized for social and search marketing success. Setting up your WordPress blog. WordPress is currently the most popular content management platform.

6 Free SEO Tools Social Media Marketers Can Use Too

Sprout Social

Social media marketers use social media management tools and SEOs use keyword research and analytics tools. Google Analytics. Google Analytics is easily one of the best overall marketing tools, not just limited to SEO or social. Analytics

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How To Stop Your WordPress Blog Getting Penalized For Duplicate Content

ProBlogger

One day I was monitoring my analytics data I noticed a big drop on my traffic stats and I didn’t understand why. I run my blog on WordPress and one of the few essential plugins I use for SEO is WP SEO by Yoast. At least twice a week, analyze your traffic on Google Analytics.

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