Struggling With Wordpress? These Top Tips Can Help!

There is much you can get from knowing how to use WordPress. Do things with your blogs you never even though of before and get inspired by all the tools WordPress has to offer you. Keep reading to learn more about making blogging with WordPress work for you.

Learn everything you can about WordPress choices to use it most effectively. For instance, the button “kitchen sink” gives you a plethora of choices for formatting and importing content into your posts. Also check out “screen options” for admin functions. You can make use of this to control many elements of formatting.

Use Alt and Title tags. This allows you to add words to your images. Both allow you to add more keywords to your page, which effectively increases your page rank.

Take the time to learn about WordPress before beginning to use it. Planning ahead will give you an advantage when you start. Find out all you can about creating great content, powerful SEO strategies and the best way to work with WordPress to give yourself an advantage when you actual begin your work.

Blog post URLs should not have special characters in them. Special characters make it more difficult for search engines to index your site. While utilizing keywords, make sure you keep those URLs short as well.

Have you even worked on your site and thought that the changes you made were not saved? This isn’t always true. Clear you cache to get rid of this problem. Press and hold the Shift key when refreshing the browser for changes to show.

Do you get many comments on your posts? If so, going through all your comments might be tough for you and other people who are reading along. Use a plugin to insert page numbers in the comments area. This makes your website easier to navigate.

You can improve your search engine rank by spending a few extra minutes with your pictures as you upload them. Make sure to use alternate text and title tags. If someone “pins” one of your images on Pinterest, your title will be what shows up on their blog.

useful link

Create a suitable greeting and heading at the very top of your home page on your site. This can make things more personal with your visitors, as you can create a message that relates to how the user found your blog. This will make things look less robotic on your webpage and can be accessed with the WP Greet Box plugin.

There is a good reason why WordPress has become so popular. Clearly, WordPress can do lots of amazing things. Understanding how to utilize WordPress will improve the quality of your site. Do this by using the tips above.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s