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Miscellaneous

What Questions Were People Asking in 2019?

Each year Google puts together lists of the most popular search terms, which it releases on the Google Trends site.  Here are some of the top questions people were asking this year.  Beside each search term is a note on whether it's a who/what/where/why/how question and the ranking within the top five searches for that type… Continue reading What Questions Were People Asking in 2019?

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Blogging

Using Search Engine Webmaster Tools with Your Blog

If your blog is brand spanking new, chances are no one is going to be arriving at your site view search engine results.  Gradually, though, you'll start to notice in your WordPress stats that you're getting a trickle of visitors from search engines like Google and Bing.  So how are people finding you? Setting up… Continue reading Using Search Engine Webmaster Tools with Your Blog

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Blogging

The Doofus-Friendly Guide to SEO for Bloggers

I'm not ashamed to admit that I fall into the doofus category when it comes to this kind of thing, so if I can figure it out, you certainly can too.  Okay, let's get started with this user-friendly guide to SEO for bloggers! Links Links are a good thing.  There are a few different kinds… Continue reading The Doofus-Friendly Guide to SEO for Bloggers