Writing with enough transition words is an important measure of your website's readability. Your page's readability score is a Search Engine Optimization metric. Learning to use transition words is instrumental in improving your SEO readability score. Consequently, the proper use of transition words improves your website’s visibility. Read on to discover actionable tips.
Fix a white, blank Widget page on your older WordPress website
Sometimes for one reason or another, you're unable to update your current WordPress release. This can cause your site's Widget area to stop being displayed with the WordPress admin panel. In fact, your Widget page may display as a white, blank page. If this is your situation, then I have a solution for you.
Show hidden files on a Mac
Use a simple key command to show hidden files on your Mac. Use cmd + shift + [.] to see hidden files in the Finder and Desktop of your Mac.
Pinterest Pin size: does the perfect size exist?
Your Pinterest pins are displayed best when you use a 2:3 ratio for your pins. That's a vertical rectangle, ideally 1000 x 1500 pixels.
How to save an Adobe Premiere project to a movable folder
Saving an Adobe Premiere video project to a movable folder is important when you want to share your video project with another team member or when you simply want to safely archive your project. Losing connections between attached and link project assets is a common problem for designers working in Adobe Premiere. This is also a risk when sharing and archiving your Adobe Premiere video project...
What are the URLs of default Woocommerce pages?
The popular ecommerce plugin for WordPress, Woocommerce, creates four default pages on your site. I recently needed to know these URLs in order to block Google Ads from being served on my Woocommerce shop pages. It took a few minutes to figure out what pages I needed to add to the Google Ad Exclude list, so I created this list to help someone else in the same situation. To note, I also excluded...
Fixing Mobile Usability Issues detected from Google Search Console
If you've registered your website with Google Search Console, then periodically you may receive emails notifying you when Mobile Usability issues have been detected. A notification may look similar to the screenshot below. They often highlight common errors such as "Text too small to read," "Clickable elements too close together," or "Content wider than screen."
How to add a WordPress code snippet to your header and footer
Inserting a script or piece of code, known as a WordPress code snippet, into the header or footer of your website is a very common request. Here's how to do it.
Common SCAM and SPAM Emails
Questionable SPAM emails, contact form submissions, and even unsolicited snail mail letters are often sent to me by my web design clients. These are a few of the most common SPAM email attempts I'm asked about...and they may answer your question, too!
Readability Testing Tools for Webpages and Blog Posts
Bloggers and writers carefully weave their personal creative writing style in addition to SEO best practices and appropriate reading level guidance into their writing. Let's tackle readability to reach a target Readability Score for a blog post.