Google Changes Hurt Exact Match Domains

The Final Nail in the EMD Coffin? This past weekend Google released another SERP algorithm change where EMDs got hit HARD and are no longer ranking.  What we do know is that EMD's were not de-indexed in anyway, but were cast out into the nether reaches of the search engine index. It seems like this last change for Google is the final nail in the coffin for Exact Match Domains (EMD).  We can … [Read more...]

How to Transfer Your Domain Away from Godaddy

Alot of people are getting frustrated with Godaddy's practices of hidden fees, sneaky auto renewals, support of internet legislation like SOPA, as well as a host of other issues. If you've ever tried to transfer you domain away from Godaddy, the process can be a bit confusing as to exactly what you need to do in order to make the transfer successful. In this video I show you first hand how … [Read more...]

Beware: Domain Registrars Charging Hidden fees

As I was checking my email this morning I noticed something that I hadnt' noticed before from an email from Godaddy.  Godaddy will send emails from time to time tell you that your domains are expiring and prompting you to renew them. At the bottom of this email was a notice stating that if I didn't renew my domain names with a 12 day grace period I would be charged an $80 fee to reclaim my domain … [Read more...]

Paid WordPress Themes: Should You Use Them?

In this fifth and final article of our series as we wrap up our discussion to optimize WordPress and look at Paid Wordpress Themes But first lets wrap it all up. Day 1 we improved our site with proper Wordpress Maintenance, Day 2 we setup our site to rank well in the search engines with Wordpress SEO Optimization Day 3 we changed our Wordpress Layout to make more money. Day 4 we saw how we … [Read more...]

3 Ideas For WordPress Addons That’ll Promote Your Blog Without Extra Effort

Today is day four in our five part series to optimize our wordpress websites. In day 1 we improved our site with proper Wordpress Maintenance, then we setup our site to rank well in the search engines with Wordpress SEO Optimization, next we changed our Wordpress Layout to make more money. Today we need to spread the word about our site using: Wordpress Addons   Wordpress addons … [Read more...]

WordPress Layout Tweaks That Could Boost Your Site’s Earning Potential

Today we continue our series on making Wordpress better.  In our previous two posts we reviewed: Wordpress Maintenance Wordpress SEO Optimization In this post I think its would be a good time to talk about... Wordpress Layout Although content is extremely important for the success of your website, the Wordpress layout also plays a key role in how much you can earn from your blog. … [Read more...]

8 Free Plugins And Settings That Make WordPress SEO Optimization A Breeze

Today is our second article in our series to improve and teak our Wordpress websites and blogs. In yesterdays post we discussed Wordpress Maintenance.   Today we are going to look at tweaking our website or blog to improve it ranking in the search engines. That's right we're talking about ... Wordpress SEO optimization One of the reasons why so many bloggers and webmasters are drawn towards … [Read more...]

5 WordPress Maintenance Tasks That Every Blogger Should Make A Habit

Today I wanted to start a series of posts designed to help you tweak and improve your wordpress websites. But before we talk about changes that you make when you first build a website, lets talk about some things we need to think about for your websites that are already up and running. Wordpress Maintenance Wordpress maintenance really isn't much work at all, thanks to its many inbuilt … [Read more...]

Google Slap Happy Again

Google is once again cracking down on websites that are using, what in their eyes are, illegitimate back links to mini-sites or micro-sites. The Big "G" had annouced a few months ago about this new strategy. The unfortunate thing that i've seen is any site that has back-links from Say Linkvines, LinxBoss, Backlink Ninja, etc are getting a big slap. I've seen this on some of my sites that were … [Read more...]

How to Use Google Web Fonts

Introducing Google Web Fonts!   I received an email today from the mighty "G" and Google's webmaster central about the new Google Web Fonts. It seems that the elves at Google have recently completed an Internet beautification project. Aparantly they are tired of the old standard fonts like Times New Roman and Arial and have given webmasters a new tool to embed some really cool new fonts … [Read more...]