The first came around to aid the visually impaired but since its release, it has been hijacked by the likes of Google, Bing and other search engines. Sadly many webmasters and SEO experts abuse the alt tag, in an attempt to increase their page rankings and for many years this worked, because of this, many impaired users have been frustrated with meaningless image descriptions. The alt attribute is commonly, but .
In this tutorial, we will cover the necessary steps to establishing a secure connection between Cloudflare and your cPanel hosting account. This guide does not cover , or fixing issues.
In this tutorial, we will cover the necessary steps to make Cloudflare enforce SSL on your site by redirecting all non-http traffic to HTTPS using a simple page rule. It does not cover issuing a Cloudflare SSL or installing a it in cPanel, nor does it cover the .
In this week’s short tutorial we will be covering how to change the default site address in WordPress by either the WP dashboard or in phpMyAdmin so that your site works correctly over a SSL connection. Please note that it does not cover issues or enforcing SSL using your file.
Everyone that knows me will know that I hate using , not that I’m a website designer that believes that every other designer and coder should write their own code, far from it. I’m a web designer that believes you should only use trusted plugins when you absolutely need to. Using a plugin that offers you 100 features when you only need one, makes no sense to me! Using such a plugin is only going to bloat your code, slow down your SQL and increase the chances of exploitable vulnerabilities.
Yoast SEO is a great and light plugin for WordPress and with over 3 million active installs and over it is one of the most successful, reliable and demanded plugins that exists on the WordPress plugin directory. Yoast SEO is simple to use and does not overwhelm users with thousands of options that they simply don’t need.
If you haven’t heard already the World Wide Web Consortium has officially declared the . This is great news as its opens up array of new elements that will help webmasters, website authors and web developers with code that brings better coding practices and new features.
is a , it helps us bloggers and businesses have better search engine visibility by improving the way WordPress presents your data to major search enignes. Yoast SEO packs a punch of awesome features but more notably it adds , and Rich Snippets to your website. Yoast easily allows you to disable and enable both OpenGraph and Twitter cards, but at present does not have an option to disable Schema.
FooGallery is an easy to use photo gallery plugin for WordPress developed by . I originally wrote this tutorial for but later decided to add it to my blog because as I believe it may help other small local businesses that have existing FooGallery’s with no idea how to add additional images.
Testimonials Basics is an easy to use testimonial plugin for WordPress written by . I originally wrote this tutorial for but decided to later add it to my blog because it may help other local businesses add reviews and testimonials to their WordPress website.