SEO Posts

Redirecting Page Extensions with htaccess

If you are not familiar with htaccess, you are missing out. It is one of the greatest things about linux/php hosting. One little file that gives you a wide range of control. Here is one of the most useful...

Google Adwords PPC Bids to be #1?

Note from 2022: Google Adwords had gone through a number of changes since this trick was posted. There are better tools available to do this now. – Ashton This is a great trick to find out the exact...

Mordheim Blog – Update

It has been under two months since I have started my Mordheim Blog, and we are seeing lots of good progress in the Search Engine Rankings. For almost the entirety of the last 7 weeks, my blog has been...

Google Index Spasm (Google Dance)

I call this the Google index Spasm (other’s call it the Google Dance): After a couple weeks in existence, my new blog found itself on the second page for it’s main keyword. After fluctuating...

Google’s Indexing Delay: Update

As of today, Google knows about 35 pages of my Mordheim blog. The last time the Googlebot hit this blog was on the 22nd, and my post on the 21st of November is up second when I check to see how many of...

Google’s Indexing Delay

I created a new blog about Mordheim on the 10th of November. I worked on the design of the blog for about a day, and then linked to it for the first time on the 11th. I linked to it from a couple different...

SEO – Where to Host Your Blog?

NOTE: This post is over 2 years old and is no longer totally correct. I know that a blog can really help to increase your website content. A blog shows the Search Engines that there is actually someone...

How to Create XML Sitemaps

The purpose of XML sitemaps are to help tell the search engines about all of the pages on your website. It also helps to tell the search engines which pages you think are most important. (They won’t...

Search Engine Optimization vs Website Design

Earlier I wrote a post about the Basics of Search Engine Optimization. In this post I’ll be delving a little deeper into the basic principles that are used to create the basic rules of Search Engine...