Creating A WordPress Child Theme Using Elegant Themes

Most web developers would agree that the best solution for customizing a WordPress theme is to create a custom child theme on top of your main WordPress website template. A child theme allows you to add as many customizations as you want to the site without worrying about your data getting wiped-out after your next […]

How to Add Facebook Comments on WordPress Without Using A Plugin

Around 75% of the adult population in the United States has a Facebook account, so installing Facebook Comments to your website can be a great way to increase the engagement and “shareability” of your blog posts. If you use WordPress as your website’s main content management system, it’s even easier to setup Facebook Comments onto […]

How to Markup Your Google Map with Schema

As web development and search continues to expand and include more rich media, implementing Schema.org markup on your website is becoming more important everyday. Implementing Schema.org code allows search engines (Google, Bing, and Yahoo!) the ability to identify and use the content on your website to expand your search results with rich snippets. One of […]

How to Control the Zoom of Your Website on Mobile

I recently come across a problem with a client’s website that wouldn’t zoom properly on their iPad. So I loaded it up on my iPad, and what do you know, it didn’t work for me either. How do we fix that? Turns out, it’s very simple to fix. There is a single meta tag, the […]

Top 3 Firefox Add-ons for SEO and Web Developers

There are a lot of great SEO and web design add-ons out there, especially for Firefox. Over the years I’ve tried them all and I’ve narrowed it down to just a few. I use these three add-ons every day when doing site audits, link building prospecting, debugging, and general browsing. Once you start using these […]

SEO Friendly WordPress Permalinks Structure

Basic WordPress Permalinks I’ve seen many great blog posts about how to properly set up your WordPress blog for SEO. The problem is they are outdated and don’t tackle to full range of possibilities when it comes to optimizing for search engines. It’s widely accepted amongst search marketers that search engine rankings have a correlation […]