What is Google AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages)?

What is Google AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages)?

Since Google has come out with Google AMP, they have been pushing it on websites very hard. The question is “is Google AMP right for you?”. This post takes a look at what Google AMP is, how AMP works, the benefits of Google AMP, if AMP helps SEO, and if...
How to Add the Canonical Tag to HTTP Headers

How to Add the Canonical Tag to HTTP Headers

Typically the canonical tag is deployed to the <head> section of a website, ex: <link rel="canonical" href="https://geoffkenyon.com/how-to-add-canonical-tag-to-http-headers"> This works fine for most use cases and there are many plugins for popular CMS...
How to Remove PDFs From Google Search

How to Remove PDFs From Google Search

Typically when you want to remove a webpage from Google, you can just add the meta robots noindex tag to the <head> section of the webpage. Once this is done you want to get Google to recrawl the webpage in order to pick up the noindex tag and then remove the...
How to Use Wildcards in Robots.txt

How to Use Wildcards in Robots.txt

The robots.txt file is used to control what content search engines are allowed to access on your site. This is great for controlling duplicate content and for directing your crawl budget to your most important pages. It is important to understand that if you you have...
How to Gauge Interest in & Price Your eBook

How to Gauge Interest in & Price Your eBook

My friend Andy is working on an eBook about how to make a living as a freelance WordPress developer. He is writing from his experience of developing a successful career working for himself after quitting the corporate world. We were talking about how to market the...