Hi Janine, Do you have any idea whats wrong with Google Analytics. Google Analytics shows me a ridiculously low number of page views including today’s post. Through Adobe Feeds alone, I have 140 clicks but Google Analytics shows me only 78 page views. For the same post, Blogger reports 560 views. Who should I believe? […]Read More
Not sure what to say today? Use one of these ideas to craft a clever post
If you haven’t updated your status on Facebook, LinkedIn, or Twitter lately, consider using one of these ideas. Ask a question related to your project, business venture, or book. As we were writing our Social Media Design For Dummies book, we asked our followers to send links to social media profiles they thought were especially […]Read More SEO, social media, social media aggregation, social media design tools., social media measurement tools
Three clever ways to search for your own site (and improve SEO)
There are many ways to improve SEO. These three search tips can help you make more informed decisions about your SEO efforts. 1. Search to see how many people link to you. This is a great way to find potential friends and allies you might not even know you have. To find inbound links […]Read More content strategy, SEO, web content, web design
SEO: 13 Tips to Make Your Dreamweaver Site More Search Engine Friendly
The best way to make your site search engine friendly is to design your site so that it’s easy for search engines to ‘read’ your pages. That means doing things like adding alternative text behind your images and using the Meta description tag. In this tutorial, you’ll find a few Search Engine Optimization (SEO) tips […]Read More SEO, social media, web design
3 Quick Tips to Attract More Visitors to Your Web Site
My friend Amy sent me an email asking why her pages seem to be scoring worse in Google these days and how to better promote her site. Her message reminded me that creating the pages of a Web site is only part of the process. (Visit Amy’s site at inplainsightart.com to see her beautiful glass […]Read More SEO, social media
Vanity Searches Aren’t Vain Anymore
If you haven’t done it already—Google yourself. But before you race off to the nearest search engine, here a few suggestions. First, don’t stop at Google’s home page. It’s not a bad idea to begin at the front door of the world’s most popular search engine, but if you’re like most Internet users, you’ve already […]Read More online reputation, SEO, social media
How can I add a search engine to my Web site?
Hi Janine, I read your Dreamweaver book but didn’t find anything about adding a search engine to my website. Can you direct me to make this element in my website? Sincerely Hossein from Norway Greetings Hossein, Creating your own search feature in Dreamweaver is very complex and generally not worth the effort because there are […]Read More dwcs3, dwcs4, dwcs5, dwcs6, SEO, web hosting, wordpress
Should I use lowercase or uppercase letters in a domain name?
When I send people my Web address (URL) or print it on my business cards, should I use all lowercase, or can I write it like I would in a sentence and use the caps? Answer: In any URL, caps are optional up to the .com part. Addresses are only case-sensitive after the .com (same […]Read More dwcs3, dwcs4, dwcs5, dwcs6, SEO, web design, web hosting, wordpress