SEO

How To Write Good Alt Text and Why It Matters

“Alt text” or “alternative text” (sometimes known as “alt tags”) is, in its basic form, any text...

What is SEO?

Unless you’ve been living in a bubble for the past decade, you’ve probably heard a lot about search engine...

Web Accessibility and SEO - How They Are Interrelated

Web accessibility and SEO are mutually beneficial and interrelate in many areas. Both are machine-readable....

Backlink Building Guide (Updated for 2020)

When describing the importance of building backlinks for SEO, I used to like using a high school analogy.

The Difference between Title Tags and H1 Tags

One of the valuable features of the Monsido SEO and webmaster tool is that it shows you places in your...

Readability Tips: How to Make Your Content Understandable

Improving readability also means improving your site's SEO, usability, & conversion rates. Read on to find...

5 Most Common SEO Mistakes

Optimizing your website is an important part of digital marketing. As search engine algorithms continue to...

How Social Media Really Influences SEO

Search engines have been around since the 1990s, and it didn’t take long before Search Engine Optimizers...

How to Fix Broken Links On Your Website

Broken links are terrible for quality assurance. They can destroy your conversion rates. They indirectly...

Why Having a Mobile-Friendly Website Is Critical to SEO

Google makes about 500 to 600 algorithm updates each year, so you usually shouldn’t sweat the threat of an...

Are You Making these Outbound Linking Mistakes?

For a long time, webmasters feared putting external links on their websites. They believed that any outbound...

Why Website Speed Still Matters for SEO

In 2010, Google made it official: website speed was a SEO ranking factor.

Duplicate Content: When to Worry (and when not to)

Webmasters tend to freak out about duplicate content and think that it will automatically bring about a...

6 Ways Web Governance Helps SEO

Before we get into all of the ways that web governance can help improve your SEO, let’s clarify that web...

Do Too Many 404 Errors Harm SEO?

When visitors come to your website, click a link, and get a 404 Error, it is definitely annoying.

The 9 On-Page Optimization Factors You Need to Fix Now

For most websites, on-page optimization is the most important thing which can be done to improve SEO.

How to Write Killer Meta Descriptions to Increase CTR

Meta description is the short snippet of text which appears below a URL in the SERPs.

How to Check If You Are Missing Alt Tags

One incredibly simple but effective thing you can do to improve your SEO rankings is to put keywords in your...

How Broken Links Are Destroying Your Website

Do you know what the worst thing about a website is? Bad design and confusing navigation.

Is Your Website Mobile Friendly?

Important news for webmasters: Google has just announced that, starting April 21st, 2015, they will increase...