If you’re using WordPress for sometime then you probably know that WordPress search is not up to the mark. It’s good to find results but the search results’ relevancy sucks big time. Google introduced custom search back in 2006. But I was not impressed with the way results are arranged and presented. So I never cared about using Google’s search as a replacement for WordPress search. But last year Google gave a new look to Custom Search. They changed the way search results are presented with a new style and a new Search box that’s more modern and streamlined. Again, last month they introduced a new look for the Custom Search control panel as well. Introduction To Google Custom Search The last time I tried Google Custom Search Engine was several years back so most of the new features were unknown to me. So if I’m to compare the new look with the old one then I would say the new Custom Search search box style, results page, and control panel is … [Read more...] about Have You Replaced WordPress Search With Google Custom Search Yet?
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Home » SEO » WordPress SEO Plugins Making WordPress Blog Search Engine Friendly WordPress one of top blogging platform is home for millions of blogs. People use search engines to find contents of their choice. So we need to create search engine friendly blogs so that people are able to find them in search engine for targeted terms. WordPress has lots of seo plugins to help us in making our blogs search engine friendly. But we cannot use all seo plugins, we need to go for best only that are really effective. So if we have used right plugins with other search engine optimization techniques, we will enjoy lots of traffic on our blog from search engines. Lots of WordPress seo plugins are available for free but there are some plugin for which we need to pay some money before using them. Read More About:10 WordPress Plugins for Massive Traffic Building on your BlogPremium WordPress Plugins: Top Premium Plugins worth Paying WordPress SEO Plugins List So here is the list of 10 … [Read more...] about WordPress SEO Plugins Making WordPress Blog Search Engine Friendly
SEMRUSH has been my favorite search engine tool for the past few years. I have written about it multiple times in the past, and I have also shared how to use it for content marketing and SEO optimization. If you have missed reading these articles, I highly recommend that you read through them. Here are the previously published SEMRUSH articles: One of the reasons why most Indian bloggers and Indian startups use SEMRUSH is the absence of Indian search databases. Last week SEMRUSH added the Google search India database, and this is big news for Indian publishers and the India SEO industry in general. In this guide, I will show you how to use the new Google India search database for your benefit. How to use the Google search India database for your benefit: It would be best if you open SEMRUSH and use it along with your reading of this guide. You can use their free account (with certain limitations), or you can grab their 14-day pro account for free with this link (credit card required … [Read more...] about How SEMRUSH Google India Search Database Will Help in SEO
We all know images are very useful to make your blog post look attractive, and we can’t use any image from internet on your blog. Earlier, I have shared how to find free blog images using Flickr, and websites to download free images. Now, one mistake which we often make is: We go to images.google.com and use our Keyword to find an image, most of the newbie bloggers download those images and use it on their blog. Do you know, you are legally in trouble? The real copyright owner of the image can file a DMCA complaint against you, or send a DMCA notice to your hosting. A good idea is to find images which can be freely be used on a blog, and is copyright free. Google image Advanced search is very helpful tool for bloggers to find royalty free images for their blog. In this tutorial, I will explain the complete process. How to find Royalty free images using Google Image Search: Most of you who are using Google image search to find images, the only thing which you need to do is, use … [Read more...] about Using Google Image Search To Find Royalty Free Blog Images
Honestly, blogging can never be fully taught because everything changes so fast, and there’s always something new to learn. Blogging is not only about writing great content. You also have to take care of things like: Here I’m compiling a big list of blogging tips for existing and newbie bloggers which will dive deep into the world of blogging. Some of these tips don’t need any explanation, and for many others, there will be a hyperlink with more information. Go through each of these tips one by one and really seek to understand it before moving onto the next tip. Before, I share this list of blogging tips, here are a few more epic resources from ShoutMeLoud which you should check out: Long List of Blogging Tips: 1. Start blogging today. 2. Use WordPress or BlogSpot. 3. As a newbie who is afraid to “go pro”, use BlogSpot. You can switch to WordPress after your blog expands. 4. Instead of using a free domain name (ex: domain.blogspot.com), get a custom … [Read more...] about 111 Blogging Tips For Newbie Bloggers