Making certain that when you redirect http to https is happening correctly is very important. It keeps your visitors safe by encrypting everything between your website and them.
It also makes certain that Google doesn't think that you have two pieces of content that are identical. If Google thinks you have duplicate content then at best it is going to pick whichever one it thinks is the correct one, at worst Google is going to penalize you.
Don't leave it up to chance, make sure that you are correctly redirecting from Http to Https!
Google Chrome sometimes does its job too well because it tries to keep you safe by always choosing to use the Https version of pages if it knows the domain uses them.
The automatic Google Chrome redirect is normally a great feature because it keeps your security in mind, but it can be a pain when you are trying to make sure that redirects to your own site are occurring as they should be.
This will help you by teaching you how to stop Google Chrome from automatically redirecting in certain cases.
Learn how to keep your visitors reading so that you can reduce your bounce rate and increase the time visitors are spending on your pages.
Keeping people reading your content instead of hitting the back button to go back to Google not only increases the chances your message is heard, but it increases the chances you get found in search engines by boosting your rank!
Starting an online business can be a little scary if you've never done it before, but most of the fear is around not knowing where to begin, and more importantly, what to do next.
The information contained in this post will walk you through the steps of establishing a business online. It's not hard once you get started, and help is only a question away!
Choosing a domain name is one of the most important first steps of your project. This post will prepare you by helping you understand what role a domain name plays, and how it applies to your niche website.
This is a type of primer article that will help you get into the right frame of mind and is the doorway to the general guidelines that will act as a frame of reference as you contemplate your options.
Choosing the right domain name that is perfect for your interest based website, your business, or your product can be a daunting task. But it doesn't have to be.
By using the skills you've learned so far, with the advice and tools contained in this series you'll end up with the domain name that is right for your business so you can get on with the fun stuff, making money.
Domain name generators are a great tool that you can use to brainstorm to generate insight into names you might not otherwise have thought of.
Domain generation tools can be used for more than domain names though. Use these domain generators to come up with business names and even product names.
Part 1 of this two-part series set up the terminology and presented some expectations. In part 2 I teach you what to look for in a hosting partner and how to compare the myriad pricing options so you can reduce confusion and get closer to comparing apples to apples.
I'll take you through three top-tier hosting providers and their costs while connecting the dots around the points discussed in the first part.
Don't take choosing a hosting provider lightly, learn what you need to know to establish your foundation now and into the future!
Part 1 of this two-part series focuses on clearing up some terminology confusion and teaches you about what is actually important to you in the beginning while glancing toward the future.
Finding the best web hosting provider for your niche can be a daunting task especially with all the hype and buzzwords within the industry.
You need a good host to reach your target audiences that can be depended on to serve up your content quickly and back it all up on a regular basis. Don't take choosing a hosting provider lightly, learn what you need to know to establish your foundation now and into the future!
Lots of people want to make money online. The first step is finding a niche that you can work to grow a business while you learn. This guide will help you to understand what a niche is and what types of niches to look for.
I'll also walk you through how to generate ideas for your new niche so that you can refine those ideas down to a single niche you can focus your efforts on.
This is the first step on your online journey.
An online business is something that dreams are made of. More and more people are trying, but few are succeeding, why?
Get an answer to this question, do some serious reflection about what you want and get started today. Next January you can either be on your way to success or you can be asking yourself once again how you're going to get out of the rat race, your choice.