404 Errors: Essential Guide

404 errors popping up in your Google Search Console reports or showing up in Google Analytics? Take a deep breath and don’t panic. Some 404 errors are totally okay and don’t have a negative effect on SEO. But there are some 404 errors that need to be fixed to stop 404 errors from hurting your SEO.

In this essential guide to 404 errors, you’ll find everything you need to know about 404 errors, including what a 404 error is, if a 404 error is bad for SEO, how to find 404 errors on your website, how to fix 404s, and how to prevent 404 errors from happening to you.

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How to Find Keyword Ideas on Pinterest

Pinterest is a great source of keyword ideas thanks to Guided Search and provides a lot of insight into how and what people are searching for on the platform. Pinterest’s guides, or the boxes up at the top of Pinterest search results, help Pinterest users navigate interests and explore ideas topically. The other advantage to using these guides for keyword ideas is they change dynamically based on user engagement with the highest trending and engaging guides at the forefront of the guide list.

Here’s how to grab all the keywords from Pinterest’s Guided Search and use them to create new content ideas.

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SEO and Pinterest Description Secrets

SEO and Pinterest go together like bread and butter. Not only is Pinterest a search engine (yes, really) it can also help to boost your search engine rankings! But Pinterest and SEO can sometimes be at odds can run into serious trouble when making our websites best fit what works on Pinterest. Namely, it’s when we use alt text for Pinterest descriptions.

As well, Pinterest can be a total pain in the butt when it comes to getting what you need out of it.

  • Pinterest friendly images can slow down our websites – Bad for SEO!
  • We’re not capitalizing on Pinterest search and Related Pins – Bad for Pinterest SEO!
  • People who click through often end up at the homepage – Bad for Pinterest SEO!

Guess what? Pinterest has a secret solution for these problems. And when you use it, you can actually get more pins than you did before!

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The Ultimate Guide to Pinterest SEO

Pinterest is a huge source of traffic, often out ranking Google as the number one traffic source for many websites. But optimizing for Pinterest search isn’t a topic that’s much talked about and general SEO advice isn’t exactly the best fit for Pinterest SEO.

When it comes to optimizing your content for Pinterest search, there are different ranking factors to understand and focus on than when you’re trying to rank well in Google. Pinterest SEO deserves its own attention outside of search engine optimization. 

In this Ultimate Guide to Pinterest SEO, you’ll find everything you need to know about Pinterest and optimizing your content for Pinterest search.

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2 Quick Ways to Increase Blog Ad Revenue

Increasing blog ad revenue is not one of the most easy things when it comes to making an income online. Getting a decent ad revenue you can live on from your blog requires high traffic numbers. But, if you have great traffic on your blog or are using ad spots, you should be making the most of it to generate as much ad revenue as you can no matter what your traffic counts! And that includes trying to increase blog ad revenue as much as you can.

Over the last few months, I’ve been working with Sarah at Yes and Yes to help her transition from doing one-on-one client work towards passive income from her blog. One of the things we’ve focused on has been increasing her ad revenues so she can reap all the benefits of her traffic.

In one month, we tripled Sarah’s ad revenue by making a few small changes anyone can do to their blog. 

I’m going to explain exactly how increased her ad revenues and how you can use these money making techniques on your blog to increase your blog ad revenues. Because you’re working hard for those readers so let’s make your ads work for you! And I promise, none of these changes are slimy, shady, or will make you feel uncomfortable. 100% on the up and up!

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Is WordPress or SquareSpace Better for SEO?

There’s a debate brewing. Which is better for SEO: Squarespace or WordPress? Will you gain any SEO positives from switching from WordPress to Squarespace? Squarespace has certainly been growing in popularity as more and more bloggers are turning to the platform for a beautiful way to get content out into the world. But is it better for SEO?

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How to Choose the Right Pinterest Category for your Content

There’s no doubt about it—Pinterest is often the number one source of traffic for blogger. In fact, I’d venture to say that Pinterest can be the most powerful social media tool for your blog’s growth. There’s a number of reasons behind this conclusion, ranging from increased traffic to great SEO benefits for your blog. But navigating Pinterest isn’t always the easiest for bloggers. Pinterest categories is one of those things bloggers are most confused about. What category should you choose for your boards? Does it even really matter?

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Three Things You Must Have to Be a Successful Blogger

For anyone who wants to make a living blogging, there are three things you must have. You won’t be able to be successful without them. Problem is, no one can teach you these three things. These three things are deep inside of you, part of your core.

Before you give up on your dreams of being a full-time blogger, I’m here to tell you that these three things are inside of everyone. You just have to find them.

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