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WordPress How-To Videos: Part 7 – Embedding Video

Posted on: 10.28.2011 By: Brian McNitt Leave a Comment
WordPress How-To Videos: Part 6 - Adding Images

In the seventh video in our WordPress how-to series, you’ll learn about uploading videos to a hosting service such as YouTube or Vimeo, copying and pasting video embed codes into WordPress Pages and Posts, and enabling the WordPress auto-embed feature.

Does Google Consider SEO to be SPAM?

Posted on: 10.26.2011 By: Brian McNitt Leave a Comment
Does Google Consider SEO to be SPAM? YouTube screenshot.

Does Google consider SEO strategy to be SPAM? In a word, “no.” Here is Matt Cutts, head of Google’s anti-spam team on the subject of SEO. Key points: Make pages accessible to all users and easily crawl-able by search engines. Build sites using web standards. Research and use the right keywords. Avoid industry jargon, think […]

WordPress How-To Videos: Part 6 – Adding Images

Posted on: 10.25.2011 By: Brian McNitt Leave a Comment
WordPress How-To Videos: Part 6 - Adding Images

In the sixth video in our WordPress how-to series, you’ll learn about adding photos and images to WordPress Posts and Pages — uploading images from your computer to the Media library, creating ALT text (for accessibility), linking images, sizing and aligning images, adding borders, padding and more.

WordPress How-To Videos: Part 5 – Creating, Editing Pages

Posted on: 10.21.2011 By: Brian McNitt Leave a Comment
WordPress How-To Videos: Part 5 – Creating and Editing Pages

In the fifth video in our WordPress how-to series, you’ll learn about how Pages differ from Posts, how to create pages and subpages in WordPress, how to select a page template, how pages are ordered, how to bulk edit pages and more.

Video: What Is Search Engine Optimization – SEO In 3 Minutes

Posted on: 10.19.2011 By: Brian McNitt Leave a Comment
Video: What Is Search Engine Optimization / SEO In 3 Minutes

Learn about the basic ingredients of search engine optimization in this three minute video. Key points: keywords matter, page titles matter, links between sites matter, words in links matter, reputation matters. Sites with a consistent record of fresh, engaging content and a growing number of quality incoming links do best.