Domain Authority score is not a new phrase in the world of SEO, but there are many bloggers who are unaware of domain authority and it’s significance. Following is a detailed guide in which you will learn what you need to know about “domain authority” (including how to check your domain’s authority score!), as well as some additional related terms which are important to understand. Domain authority is one of the main factors that define how well your website will rank in search engines. In the “old days”, a website was weighed based on its page-rank. Now, domain and page authority play a major role in the ranking of any domain. I wanted to share this important topic with you because once you understand what domain authority (DA) is, you can start focusing on creating an authoritative blog. What is domain authority? Domain authority is a metric which was created by … [Read more...] about What Is Domain Authority (DA) ? – A Complete Guide For Beginners
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Bluehost is one of the top web hosts for running WordPress-based blogs & websites. They are also one of ShoutMeLoud's recommended WordPress hosting companies. In the past, I have shared many tutorials to help you use and get the most out of Bluehost hosting. Here are some of the popular ones: How To Buy Hosting & Domain From Bluehost Hosting How To Install WordPress Blog On Your Bluehost Hosting In today's exclusive tutorial, you will be learning how to use a free SSL certificate with your Bluehost hosting. Using this guide, you will be migrating your WordPress blog from HTTP to HTTPS. According to Google, using SSL is one of the positive ranking factors. Moreover, SSL adds a higher trust level to your blog. When it comes to SSL certificates, you have the option of using free ones as well as paid ones. Before we move ahead, let's get to know a little more about SSL certificates so that you will know what you are doing. First of all, there are various types of SSL … [Read more...] about How To Use A Free SSL Certificate With Bluehost Hosting
Here I’m sharing a quick guide on how you can set up MaxCDN with the WP Fastest Cache plugin. MaxCDN is one of the most recognized and most popular CDN services. They have been in the market for a long time, and most of the popular blogs I know are using MaxCDN. If you don’t know about CDN and its benefits, you should read the following post: Setting up a Content Delivery Network (MaxCDN in this case) on your blog requires you to do a few things: Set up a “Pull Zone” from MaxCDN. Add a CNAME record to your domain. Set up a CDN linker plugin. By doing this, your site will be way faster than it was before, as all the files will now be served from the server nearest to your visitors. Also, your server load will go down by a great extent. Since most WordPress sites are hosted on shared hosting like HostGator, Bluehost, DreamHost, etc., it’s always a good idea to set up a CDN. This will speed up your site’s loading time. If you are not aware, site speed … [Read more...] about [Tutorial] Set Up MaxCDN On WordPress Using The Fastest Cache Plugin
A content delivery network (a.k.a CDN) is one of those things you hear whenever someone is talking about speeding up a website. But what is a CDN and why is it useful? CDNs have become one of the easiest ways to make your site load faster. In fact, all speed checking tools like GT Metrix and Google Page Speed suggest using a good content delivery network (CDN) to improve a site’s performance. People with technical backgrounds are aware of what CDNs are and the benefits of using a content delivery network. But for non-technical people, the concept can seem alien. Well, there’s nothing to worry about because, in this blog post, I will be talking in-depth about content delivery networks and why you should be using one. Also read: Does Website Loading Time Matter For SEO? Let me start out in layman’s language. We bloggers and website owners usually use shared hosting, and all of our files are hosted at a data center. For example, my site is … [Read more...] about What is a CDN (Content Delivery Network) and What Are The Benefits?
WordPress started out as a blogging platform, but these days, it’s a full-fledged content management system (CMS). Because of this, many people (including many businesses) opt for this powerful and simple to use piece of software. Here are some of the benefits of WordPress. There are many different website management packages out on the market. From Joomla to Dot Nuke, each has its place in the world of website makers. The problem for many of us is that we just don’t have the technical expertise or the capital to make some of these solutions work for us. Luckily, WordPress is free and doesn’t require a lot of technical knowledge. WordPress is a robust content management system that powers many online businesses. It’s estimated that 27% of all websites use WordPress (December 2016). Before we get into the distinct advantages of WP, let’s bust this popular myth: WordPress is just a blogging platform. WordPress is way more than a just a blogging … [Read more...] about Benefits Of Using WordPress for Your Business Blog