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Meta Descriptions – Improving click through from SERP

Often an overlooked area of new website builds, Meta Description Tags, located in the <head> section of each of your webpages, are an easy way to control what searchers on search engines can expect on your page, right in the search results. The meta description tag attribute provides concise explanations of the contents of your…

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What is a sitemap?

Simply, a sitemap is a file that lists all the web pages of your website. There are however two types of sitemaps; the sitemap for crawlers and the visual sitemap. Each is intended for different users and usage. Visual Sitemaps A visual sitemap is a page that you can include in your site that allows…

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Add Expires headers to your .htaccess file

Expires headers let your browser know whether to serve a cached version of the page and it’s components or to download new versions of the files. By defining when a component of your site expires, you help to: Reduce server load Increase page load time What are Expires Headers? Expires headers tell the browser whether they…

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The Recipe to Make Better Web Pages for SEO

Better websites are made up of great individual pages of good content. It really is just that simple. The best websites are built like a great cookbook. Cookbooks are made up of a bunch of individual and specific recipes. Those recipes pages are usually laid out in sections to make it easy for everyone to…

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Owning Your Website Assets

Stop Digital Sharecropping. Own Your Content, Reviews, and Testimonials I grew up in the restaurant business in a small ski town in Colorado. In the 80’s my parents purchased a successful Italian restaurant that specialized in all you can eat pasta, homemade pizza, a 50 item salad bar, and a bar to watch the game…

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Define Your SEO Objectives

Do you know where you are going with all this SEO work? Setting up realistic objectives and goals for what you hope to get from SEO work on your website will help you to stay on track and on-budget for what your business needs. Stepping back for a second, why should you care about good…

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