Are you Addicted?

Full sized image: smartphone-addiction The World Inside Our Phones The thing that has made the smartphone so addictive is the number of uses for these cellular devices. The smartphone is not something that is just for calling people anymore. Most people that have smartphones will go for days without actually making any phone calls. So… Read More

SEO insights from Google’s John Mueller

Google’s webmaster trends analyst John Mueller provided us with many remarkable answers to our SEO questions. Mobile-first Make sure mobile versions aren’t oversimplified. Make sure to keep relevant content and descriptive sections. Content All HTML is read + used by Google, even if its commented out. Google doesn’t treat HTML content differently depending on whether… Read More

How Yoast Offers a New Schema Markup With Its Latest Update

Yoast SEO is offering a revamped Schema markup with its most recent update, version 11.0. Rather than helping your content rank higher, Schema markup makes your listings look better on the search page. Anyone using WordPress with the Yoast SEO plugin can now access the revamped schema version. Putting it into practice comes with several… Read More

Google adds short names and URLs to Google My Business listings

It’s Your Google Name, and It’s Much Shorter This Time Google finally rolls it out; the simplest way to do business is with a name that everyone can remember and, maybe even more critical, say. Hence, it’s called “short names.” That daunting task of sharing the URL string of your Google-My-Business page has been lifted…. Read More

7 Essential SEO Trends You Need to Know in 2019

We don’t need to tell you that staying abreast of the latest SEO tactics is the key to success in business today. In fact, a 2018 survey shows that more than half of marketers consider growing their website traffic a major priority.  If you haven’t latched on to 2019’s most important SEO trends yet, time is running… Read More

Hiring an SEO Expert vs DIY in 2019

According to Forbes, 90 percent of the world’s data was created in the past two years. That certainly makes it a challenge to become an expert in any field, especially as more information gets piled onto the internet.  In fact, the growth of this information and the expansion of the internet makes it more difficult for customers to find you… Read More

CSS order

Here is how to load a WordPress child theme’s CSS after the parent theme’s CSS. The trick here is to add a 1 to the add_action script, illustrated below Functions.php Find and edit this little bit of code in the Functions.php file: This way your Parent’s CSS loads first, and your Child theme will load… Read More

Dynamic Page Listings in #WP

Here is how-to dynamically list all children pages associated under a parent page in WordPress. This allows you to change and update pages without updating a sidebar widget/page, and removes the need to create numerous distinct sidebars/sections. To enable this code, add it to your WordPress themes functions.php file, then add the shortcode to the… Read More

Stylize Font Awesome

Here is a little guide on how to Rotate, Flip, Resize, Compress, Color, Lighten & Bold Font Awesome:

Minimize WP HTML w/o a plugin

Here is the code (adding it to your WordPress’s functions.php file) to minimize your themes HTML code without a plugin. Add to Functions.php