The Yoast SEO plugin had a major update in November. A lot of things changed and I’m getting tons of emails with the same question, “Where the #$@&%*! did my Yoast Meta Description field go?” I made this short video to give you the answer.
For awhile now I’ve been kind of annoyed that WordPress core doesn’t allow you to duplicate pages. I work so hard to put together attractive, well-converting, solidly designed pages and it makes sense that I’d like to reuse them with different content. Sales pages, webinar pages, special features – all great reasons to reuse a page format. I’m planning a webinar series for 2016 … Read More
If you use PayPal to process payments with WordPress, you’ve probably received a cryptic and somewhat alarming email about updating your IPN settings. The subject line screams: IMMEDIATE ATTENTION REQUIRED: PayPal service upgrades. While the email does a great job of scaring the crap out of you and making you think your website is going to come crashing down around your ears, it doesn’t … Read More
“Don’t update your WordPress site or all of your customizations will be lost.” If you ever hear these words from the person who designed your WordPress website, alarms should go off in your head. And I mean big, ”evacuate the area because disaster is coming” alarms. In the past few weeks, two new clients have come to me because the person who developed their … Read More
“Where do I put code in the header in WordPress?” I get this question almost every week! There are quite a few common marketing tools that make you paste code in the header of your page or your website. Google Analytics, Facebook Ads, and Amazon Affiliates just to name a few. If you’re not a very techie person, this point in your process can … Read More
Google is penalizing websites that aren’t mobile friendly. If you’re site isn’t mobile friendly, you may never show up in a Google search done on a mobile device again. That’s pretty much the situation in a nutshell. Oh – and they say this change will have “significant” impact. The last time they said a change would have significant impact, entire business were wiped off … Read More