An important part to keep in mind when blogging, especially for long posts, is navigation. Adding anchor links to your posts can greatly improve the user experience. They can easily jump directly to any section of the blog to either browse the content or focus on what they really need. An anchor link is simply a type of link on a page that links to other content on the same web page. This is very important for long articles with…

A favicon, or site icon, is an essential branding element that every WordPress site should have. These are tiny images that you see in a browser tab when you open a website. By way of illustration, here’s what a favicon looks like in a browser. Chances are, you’ve seen them a million times on the internet. But why are they needed? Should you be concerned about having them on your WordPress blog or website? The truth is, they…

The 503 Service Unavailable error is a web server error. This means that it usually has nothing to do with what you did. It also has little to do with the web browser application you are using. It simply describes a situation where your server cannot (the server is temporarily unable) to process your request at some point. It’s important to note that this error message also comes in different forms, so you don’t get confused. Here are some…

Installing WordPress on a Windows or Mac computer is often the first step in any WordPress website development process. To install WordPress locally, you need the localhost server app. There are many local server applications that you can use and they all work pretty well. Typical examples are WAMP, XAMPP, Local by Flywheel, and Desktop Server. In this tutorial, we will be using XAMPP to install WordPress on localhost. Why install WordPress locally? Here are some of the…

Visual appeal is critical in web design. The look should appeal, evoke emotion, and ultimately improve your site’s traffic. Several components contribute to the overall beauty of a website, and images are one of them. Images tell stories and give life to your text. They convey information and make it easy to understand. The image file format is essential. Using the right format for the right purpose means your design will look exactly as you…

It is very important when working with a website to make sure that the home page is as clutter-free as possible. This is especially true for blogs. You want your homepage to display posts that represent your site well. Perhaps you can even customize the front page to increase views for posts in a specific category. In addition, there are times when you want your home page entries to be filtered. This is where WordPress Exclude Category plugins should be used . By…

Adding video content to your website can be a great way to engage your audience. The study found that people will spend an average of 2.6 times more time on video pages. In addition, the average internet user spends 88% more time on a website when they have video content. Using high quality video content can just be the nudge your site needs to stand out. While there are many different ways to add videos to your site,…

Graphs and tables are an excellent example of assessing the quality or parameters of products. For this task, rating plugins have been created for WordPress. We will analyze the popular methods and show the best option. Star rating plugins in posts A popular method for determining the quality of the material is when the visitor himself puts the quality dimension, for example, in the form of a star rating. The method is not entirely intuitive…

Google is trying to keep the user on its site, so the search engine gives out an extended snippet for many queries, which contains the full answer. The user does not even have to go to the site to receive information upon request. It is convenient for users, but affects website traffic. An extended snippet or Featured Snippet is a block of answers at the top of Google search results. It is sometimes referred to as a Featured Fragment. Looks…

Future-proof picture formats in the near future? Maybe start uploading WebP or other formats now? “Google is actively promoting WebP and will continue to do so. But, as you know, this format is supported by 75% of browsers.A good solution would be to have multiple image formats and return the desired type of image when the browser responds – supports WebP or not. Yes, this will lead to an increase in the number of files and fill up…

An updated selection of free browser plugins to help you work smarter. Image OCR, fast SEO analysis, link checking and more. The popularity of the Google Chrome browser is due, among other things, to the wide selection of great plugins that it offers. The materials have collected several useful free browser extensions that will help you in your work. Free Google Chrome extensions for work Copy text from pictures- Project Naptha A handy plugin for working with text…

Successful indexing of a new site depends on many components. One of them is the robots.txt file, which should be familiar to any beginner webmaster. Updated material for beginners. And in this material, the basics are for beginners who want to keep up with professional terms. What is robots.txt? A robots.txt file is a .txt document containing instructions for indexing a specific site for search bots. It tells search engines which pages of a web resource should be indexed and which…

Ways to quickly compress images, tips for filling in meta tags and answers to frequently asked questions: how many images do you need for SEO, minimum size, quality and format. In terms of impact on users, an image page is better than a canvas of text. Pictures help to better understand the meaning, break text canvases into easy-to-read blocks. On the search engine side, images are important for SEO. They can bring additional traffic from Google. In…

The use of tables in the content allows for a clearer and more organized presentation of the data for the reader. In some respects, tables are perceived even better than paragraphs and lists. For example, a list of products with their prices, the benefits and comparative characteristics of some software, or the pricing of a specific service. Tables are best for displaying this kind of information. When a user views a particular page of the site, it is imperative…

Can you make money on affiliate programs? Those who have already tried it claim that affiliate (or referral) marketing really works and generates real income. The Internet is a limitless sea of ​​opportunities for additional income. Every day there are new video courses, online training, useful services, etc. looking for new ways to promote and sales channels. Read about the peculiarities of working with referral programs in the article “Affiliate programs: pros and cons”. By joining such a program, you…