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How to Edit Footer in WordPress?

How to edit footer in WordPress? That really depends on how much customization you want, what you want to change, and how you want to change it. Footers, in general, on a website can play a significant role in terms of branding, having important legal links, and also for general site links such as contact

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SEO

What Is an SEO Slug?

What is an SEO slug? Simply put, it’s the last part of the URL. See below for a visual breakdown of the URL structure. Not entirely sure, but I believe the term “slug” became famous with the advent of WordPress. In any event though, slugs should be one of the vital considerations of your SEO

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What Is Cloaking in SEO?

What is cloaking in SEO? When it comes to SEO, cloaking is actually derived from its literal meaning of having a disguise, or hiding something. Technically speaking, it refers to an occurrence when different content is served to users than the search engine crawlers. To elaborate on that a little bit, Search engine crawlers think

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What Is a Broken Link in SEO? Everything You Need to Know

What is a broken link in SEO? Broken links (SEO or not), are essentially URLs in plain and easy terms, that do not work anymore. You can identify a broken link in two easy ways: Front-end: When you navigate to a broken links/a.k.a a URL that doesn’t work. You know it’s not working because you

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What Should Be the First Step of a Structured SEO Plan (for New Websites)

SEO happens to be one of those marketing channels where usually, no one is always right or wrong. Depending on who you talk to, you might get different answers for what a structured SEO plan should be. In fact, a lot of SEOs might even tell you that the first step to a structured SEO

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9 SEO Factors to Consider When Choosing a Content Management System

The entire purpose of choosing a content management system is to make your life a little bit easier & save time when pushing things live. However, a lot of the times, to the unaware, CMSs can lack SEO flexibility, which can prove detrimental to organic performance. And by the time that’s realized, it might be

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How You Can Use Ahrefs “Content Explorer” (With Advanced Filters) to Accurately Hunt for Unlinked Mentions

We all know that backlinks are a ranking factor. In fact, Google recently updating some of their guidelines on nofollow, while adding 2 more attributes hints even further at how much they value backlinks. When it comes to building inbound links, tools can certainly help! One of the most renowned, prominent, and my favorite, is

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Windows OS

How to Uninstall Programs on Windows 10

Windows 10 is an amazing operating system. What’s not, is all the bloatware and unnecessary software you can end up installing, if you’re not staying sharp with all the checkboxes. If you need to learn how to uninstall programs on windows 10, properly, following along. There are two easy methods of uninstalling programs on windows

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Finance

How the Younger Generation Can Financially Accelerate Towards Retirement

I am already in my 30s. And while I am comfortable with my current financial status, I could certainly be doing better, if I knew better (when I was younger). Also, my definition of “younger generation” here are people who’re 18 or younger and just about starting out in the real world with their first/second

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SEO

Understanding the Basic Differences Between Meta Robots Tag and X-Robots-Tag HTTP Header

Many SEOs will likely know about the meta robots tag, and fewer would have heard of the X-Robots-Tag. And while fundamentally they both can help achieve the same results, this post will discuss what the basic differences between these two are. Difference 1: Implementation What I mean by that is this: Meta robots tag is

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Are Subdomains Bad for SEO?

Note: When I mention things like the main website, primary website, primary version, and similar, I am referencing to the preferred subdomain or an existing version of the site. Are subdomains bad for SEO? Technically speaking, no. Google has also stated that they treat them equally. However, a lot of SEOs don’t prefer the use

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Finance

7 Financial Mistakes to Avoid During the Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic

Unquestionably, the current COVID-19 pandemic has left a big dent in the history books, but a bigger one for our day-to-day, for most of us, is the mental and financial strain. The only solution to drowning our coronavirus grief is to wait it out, be patient, and hopefully, when the vaccines comes out, get inoculated.

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SEO

Two Sort of “Out-of-the-Box” Tactics for Faster Crawlability

My blog is new, and I mostly discuss SEO, which is a very competitive space in the first place. So, in order for me to start ranking and even have any chance for any kind of valuable traffic, I kept on wondering about what is it that I can do now, that reduces the time

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SEO

Google Disavow Tool: Everything You Need to Know

If you’re not familiar with the “Google Disavow Tool,” you may not be the only one — especially for someone new to SEO. For the experienced, you may have encountered this tool (I am guessing in unfortunate circumstances). With all the recent penguin updates, along with other core updates, I feel that this tool is

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WordPress

How to Exclude Specific Pages From the Pages WordPress Widgets

A celebrated aspect of WordPress is its ability to scale and automate things. Anyone sincere about their SEO efforts can surely appreciate this feature. However, in some cases, you might want to leverage this while excluding specific items. From the many, one of these features is the capability of adding pages in WordPress widgets. For

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Mobile-First Indexing: Now That It Has Rolled Out, What Should You Do?

Mobile-first indexing has clearly rolled out to almost everyone. So rather than discussing a lot about what to expect, and how to prepare for it, this post will aim to delineate what should SEOs be doing today — now that this indexing has rolled out. However, before doing so, let’s super briefly touch on a

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WordPress

How You Can Quickly and Easily Hide WordPress Visual Elements From the Front-End

WordPress has made life easier for all aspiring bloggers, business people, and anyone, for that matter, who are looking to communicate a message online, or gain & spread awareness. However, sometimes, there might be things that may bother you; an itch that you really want to get rid of. For instance, almost everyone knows what

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Why Don’t We Feel the Earth Spinning?

We all might have heard how fast the earth rotates on its axis. There are numerous articles, and studies out there that could give you the exact time it takes, but on a high-level, it’s roughly 24 hours. We also know that at the equator, the earth rotates the fastest, with a gradually decreasing speed

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SEO

How to Prepare for SEO Job Interviews: A Guide for COVID-19 & Beyond

It has been very long since I’ve had any SEO interviews, or have been part of any, but one of the things I am noticing, hearing from other people, and reading about, is how SEO job interviews are changing. Gone are the days when you can comfortably talk about spammy tactics to achieve results, or

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SEO

HTTP/2 and SEO: What It Is, and How to Check if Your Website Is Using It

Browsers, and the internet & its protocols have tremendously evolved to better serve our needs for speed, security, and reliability. New standards are developed, new checks are put in place, and even new jobs are created to implement the modern internet, so to speak. Amongst numerous upgrades to our internet experience, one of the most

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SEO

4 Chrome Extensions You Might Want to Consider for Your SEO Needs

SEO can be very time consuming & cumbersome, especially when you want to check things, or you’re doing an audit — and even more so when it gets a little tech-heavy for making sure all the tags are in place, the data layer looks good, etc. Personally, I like to go to the source code

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SEO

How You Can Find Out Exactly How Many URLs Has Google Indexed From Your Sitemap Files

Almost any SEO would know how to get to the coverage report in Google Search Console, and either look at the total indexed URLs, or specifically, look at the total of “indexed and submitted” URLs. Sounds a little blurry? Let’s work with a screenshot (below) that almost anyone would be familiar with. Per the image

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What Is a Whole Foods Plant Based Diet, and What Are Its Benefits?

With the advent of Covid-19, and historical pandemics, more and more focus is going to veganism, and whole foods based plant diet. Technically, whole foods based plant diet by itself can qualify as vegan — since it also excludes meat, dairy, seafood, poultry, etc. Basically, everything that defines vegan food. So What Differentiates Whole Foods

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SEO

3 Methods of Verifying if Google Tag Manager Is Installed Correctly

There are tons of articles, tutorials, videos, and step-by-step instructions out there that discuss whether or not your Google Analytics tag is being fired correctly — with Google Tag Manager. However, this post will take a step back, and will demonstrate how to verify if Google Tag Manager is installed correctly in the first place.

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Windows OS

5 Things You Can Easily Do to Speed Up Your Windows 10 Operating System

Modern PCs, tablets, and desktops already come up with pretty respectable tech specs, especially with RAM and processor speeds. However, you might still find a need to speed up your Windows 10 Operating System. There are tons and tons of things you can do, and indeed there are numerous resources available online (this post being

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