search engine optimization

Two Favorite Free WordPress Photo Gallery Plugins (ones that you may not be aware of)

Two Favorite Free WordPress Photo Gallery Plugins

For many years I used NextGen to create, manage and display photo galleries in WordPress. It was and is a very good gallery plugin. But then WordPress’ native image tools became much much better following the version 3.1 and subsequent updates. And I like being able keep all the images together in WordPress’ native media … Read more

Whois privacy may hurt your SEO and search marketing

Whois privacy may hurt your SEO and search marketing

Whois privacy, something that many domain name registrars like GoDaddy will try to sell you, but that you probably don’t need, and don’t want  As much as domain name registrars will encourage you to make your registration information private and buy their upsell add-on annual fee, I have another view.  Unless you have a compelling … Read more

Not all websites are created equal. There is a difference, the most important ones you can’t see

Not all websites are created equal

Here is what I mean. Some websites are passive websites that require you to market them. They are search marketing inept and need Adwords and other paid promotion to receive visitors. My websites are dynamic sites with active search marketing and SEO features and are social network aware to continually present your goods and services … Read more