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How to Optimize Images for your WordPress Website to Help Your SEO

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Did you know that images can generate a TON of traffic from image-based search engines like Google? It’s true. In today’s video tutorial, I’m showing you step-by-step how you can optimize the images on your own WordPress Website to help boost your SEO. Please note: I use an Apple Computer. If you’re not a Mac user and you are using a PC — here’s a link for instructions on how to change the file names in Windows. Let me know if you have any questions in the comments!  

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Why it’s Finally Time to Get Friendly with Mobile for your Website

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  It’s time, pretty lady. Google has made a decision that will impact how your website shows up in search results. And it’s starting on April 21, 2015. My inbox has been flooded with emails the past couple of months from clients, colleagues, and friends asking why they are getting a notification from Google that their beautiful website has mobile usability errors. Or, they have noticed the buzz on social media talking about Google making changes and rewarding websites who are recognized as mobile friendly. What exactly is Mobile Responsive Design? I made the move early last year to design…

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Two ways to make your personal brand more YOU

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The biggest mistake a woman can make is not to be herself in public or private. — Diane Von Furstenberg I’ve been working with a lot of women lately who come to the design process with something like, “OOOHHH…I want my website to be just like [insert name here], only more ME!” Ladies, you are so brilliant all on your own.  It’s totally possible to create a personal brand for you that looks and feels exactly like you do. It’s like this: there’s you [with all your personal flavor of awesomeness] and there’s your business [that problem you are solving…

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SEO, Digital DNA Style

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I’ve been asked a lot about SEO this week. [If you’d like to listen to an audio version of this post, please click here] Ladies if you’re not familiar with the term, it’s an acronym for Search Engine Optimization. In a bottom line kind of way, SEO is the technique used by website owners to make their website more search engine friendly. I’m going to tell you what I’m sure you have heard before: there is no guaranteed way to get your website to show up first in searches. Disappointing and it’s true. It seems to me that every single…

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