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How to Configure Cloudflare CDN (for Free) for Your WordPress Site, and Verify Whether or Not It’s Working

For the uninitiated, CDN (Content Delivery Networks), helps with site speeds. Site speed, in return, helps you with SEO (amongst other things). The popularity of CDN has grown hand-in-hand, with the same growth of the importance on site speeds. Primarily, CDNs work by storing and caching your assets such as CSS files, JavaScripts, images, etc.

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How to Exclude Your Home Wi-Fi in Google Analytics Tracking, and Then Verifying the Exclusion

If you’re a blogger like I am, or if you’re maintaining a personal website, you’re probably going to your own site to constantly check things, verify things, fix, things, etc. And while that is the expected norm, have you ever wondered about how to exclude your home Wi-Fi in Google Analytics? Excluding your home traffic

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3 Basic URL Structure Best Practices for Avoiding Negative SEO Performance

People who are not technical, in fact even technical people (including developers), may not always have the time, knowledge, or accountability to stay on top of URL structure best practices — for SEO. And while all of that is fine, if that gets out of hand, and you’re growing, you’re setting yourself up for SEO

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Understanding the Core Fundamental Relationships Between Links and SEO

Note: Links and link building, in general, is hugely nuanced. This blog post won’t even come close to explaining everything, articulating all possibilities, or even touching on all points. However, this post aims to sort of take a step back, and on a basic level, understand why links are paramount to SEO. Let’s begin! We’ve

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3 Easy Steps to Implementing JSON Breadcrumb Schema Code

In my opinion, one of the biggest struggles of search engines has been to understand 2 things: context, and intent. We all know that they have come a long way in that, for instance, deciphering what the page may be about based on the h1, but even today, they are not entirely up to speed

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