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Why AMP Might Actually Be Bad For Websites

Why AMP Might Actually Be Bad For Websites This does seem quite counter intuitive to say that AMP is bad. I recently wrote an article outlining the main pros and cons associated with adopting AMP for mobile web pages. They increase search engine ranking, loading speed and decrease the load on your hosting servers. However, with them comes a lack/decrease of ads, the ...

4 Drawbacks to Pagination of Content

4 Drawbacks to Pagination of Content We’ve recently discussed the main pros associated to splitting up content on a website (pagination of content). They help to dramatically increase the pageviews per visit, increase revenue, make the content seem more appealing and manageable to read, as well as allowing the web user to read the section that they are more ...

4 Benefits to Content Pagination

4 Benefits to Content Pagination Although some say there is a sweet spot to how many words an article should consist with on the internet, you will tend to find that longer articles (1500+ words) will generate the most traffic and revenue from advertising. This is because: Google and other search engines have more content to crawl, enabling them to understand ...

Should You Use AMP for a Website? Pros and Cons

Should You Use AMP for a Website? Pros and Cons Google, on top of everything, is striving for one thing with their search engine: creating a better browsing experience for the web user. If there is a way to achieve this, they will look into and implement it. One feature that Google believed helps improve the experience a web user has with their search engine is with AMP ...

WooCommerce – Should You Use It?

WooCommerce – Should You Use It? For many websites, the way they make money isn’t through advertising and PPC but through selling tangible and non-tangible products. To achieve this, there are many platforms you can choose to use to make your website into an eCommerce website.  The market leader in eCommerce websites is called WooCommerce. However, ...

4 Reasons Website Owners Should Get Excited in September

4 Reasons Website Owners Should Get Excited in September Just like with most things in life, good and bad moments come in waves – it is never consistent with regards to results. This especially applies for blogging and websites. During the summer, traffic dwindles due to people being ‘out’ and on holiday, whilst ad revenue rates decrease too, mainly due to the ...

How to Prevent Bruce Force Attacks on WordPress

How to Prevent Bruce Force Attacks on WordPress WordPress is one of the most popular platforms to use when it comes to the creation and maintenance of a website. It is an open source platform for plugins and themes, whilst providing the website owner complete freedom to editing the website down to code level. However, as much as it is a good thing that there is freedom to do ...

Preparing a Website for Q4: Holiday Rush of Traffic

Preparing a Website for Q4: Holiday Rush of Traffic Back at the start of August, I wrote an article explaining why it is completely natural for a website to lose revenue during the summer season. Both budget cycles from advertising campaigns starting/finishing, coupled with seasonal changes generally cause the EPMV (earnings per thousand visitors) to drop temporarily. This is ...

5 Things You Must Do in First 30 Days of Starting a Blog

5 Things You Must Do in First 30 Days of Starting a Blog Starting a blog is a major and commendable decision which takes days, and sometimes, months to put into action. It is quite a different thing to have string of ideas in mind but to put them into action require lot of efforts and will. As a blogger, I faced ample dilemma about penning down my thoughts and time and again, it ...

9 Essential Elements to a Successful Website

9 Essential Elements to a Successful Website Starting up and creating a website is very different to how it was back several years ago. There have been algorithm updates to search engines, improvements in technology and devices and more that have all led to websites having to adapt to best suit the web user and gain the most amount of traffic. This shouldn’t put ...

What Is Content Marketing Strategy and How It Can Help You in Boosting User Engagement?

What Is Content Marketing Strategy and How It Can Help You in Boosting User Engagement? With each passing day, traditional marketing is getting more and more inefficient, and as a marketer, you know there is a need for a better way. And here comes the savior: content marketing. First of all, let’s discuss what is content marketing and what is content marketing strategy? Content marketing is a planned marketing ...

The Drawbacks of Using WordPress

The Drawbacks of Using WordPress If you are looking to create a website, or have one already for that matter, the chances are that you are using WordPress as your content management system (CMS), to add and remove content, as well as manage your website’s every aspect. As much as WordPress is the choice for millions and millions of people worldwide, ...

SEO Guide to the Budding Bloggers: It’s important!

SEO Guide to the Budding Bloggers: It’s important! Search engine optimization (SEO) gets negative criticism among bloggers. On one hand, web indexes are one of the best movement generators for generally writes. In any case, on the opposite end, there’s a false conviction that composition “search engine optimization enhanced content” implies stuffing keywords ...

Tech Trends Influencing Education Industry in 2018

Tech Trends Influencing Education Industry in 2018 We have already stepped into 2018. The prediction of trends influencing education and learning sector is not as simple as it may sound. Rapidly growing and advancing technologies and devices are playing significant roles in each and every industry. Education sector and especially, eLearning, is no exception here. Most of the ...

How to Find a Niche Sector to Create a Website For

How to Find a Niche Sector to Create a Website For One of, if not the, main element that determines the success of a website starts with what the website is about: the sector or niche that the website is targeting. If you choose the wrong sector/market to base your website around, then it should not come as a surprise to see your website struggle to gain traffic and ...

6 Tips to Buying a Domain Name

6 Tips to Buying a Domain Name A major element to every website is the domain name that points to the servers of the website. A good domain name for a website can bring some great benefits to a website, whilst a poor one will make it extremely difficult for the website to gain any traction to being successful. Not only does a domain name play a big role to ...