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Speed up your WordPress site and improve SEO by letting Google host jQuery for you

Faster page load time helps improve SEO and User Experience Google long ago made clear that they now take the time your website takes to load into consideration as part of their ranking algorithm.  In other words, the faster your site loads, the better your site will rank, thus the more you improve SEO.  Users also like […]

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WordPress JetPack Plugin Review: slows site performance

WordPress JetPack Plugin slows site performance

JetPack plugin for WordPress Review: THUMBS DOWN as it causes significant site speed performance issues and slows down your site. I have been meaning to post this for quite some time and apologize for the delay, but I wanted to make sure that none of my readers were using the JetPack plugin for WordPress.  I […]

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New Category/Feature on How to Blog: Readers Write In

I frequently receive email from readers of How to Blog, sometimes thanking me and other times with blogging questions that they have which they hope that I can answer. In many of the latter cases, I am able to answer their questions and get them back happily blogging. But there are times when I just […]

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TypePad is essentially holding my old URL hostage by refusing to set up 301 permanent redirects to my new blog location

I have been having some seriously frustrating conversations with the tech support people over at Six Apart. I’m hoping that they will eventually do right by me, but as it stands right now I’m ready to pull my hair out. TypePad currently does not support 301 permanent redirects, or any modifications at all to the […]

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Need someone to create a custom template or plugin for your blog? Need help with SEO? Check out Rent A Coder!

I just found the coolest resource! It’s called Rent A Coder, and you can post any project that you need help with, whether it be as simple as installing WordPress / MovableType / etc for you on your server, or as complex as asking someone to write a custom blogging platform for you. Want a […]

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