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Top cheap domain registration providers

Top cheap domain registration providers

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For starters, a domain name is like your address where people type into a web browser to locate your house or office. Unlike in the physical world where sometimes you build a house before getting a street number, an address (domain) is the first thing you'll need when building your website on the internet. In this article, I'll tell you about some of the top compaines where you can register cheap domains for your website and or business. Cheap domain registration providers Namecheap Namecheap has proven over the years to be one of the cheapest domain registeration companies available. You can always search around for a coupon code while registering your domain with Namecheap to make it even cheaper! Godaddy Godaddy is one of the oldest, biggest and reputable domain providers ...
How to revert to WordPress classic editor (old editor)

How to revert to WordPress classic editor (old editor)

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Updating WordPress to version 4.0 comes with so many exciting features. One of them include the new improved WordPress writing box or editor. Now not everyone loves new things. The principle of "if something is not broken don't fix it" comes to play. Some of us are so acquitted with the old dashboard, hate the new WordPress editor and want the old editor back even though we want to enjoy the other cool features that came with Wordpress 4 (and 5). To revert to old WordPress editor or classic editor, simply install the Classic Editor plugin from your WordPress dashboard. Activate and you're back to old Wordpress editor. It doesn't come with setup or anything so it's plug and play. To start using the new WordPress editor again simply deactivate the Classic Editor plugin fr...
10 do’s and don’ts of domain name registration

10 do’s and don’ts of domain name registration

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You should think about registering a domain name before you actually do it. Many people come up with a catchy name, or feel the need to lock in their name, and rush out to buy a domain name. But there are several things to consider in your domain name. After all, your domain name is an extension of your business and your image—don't you want to project the right one? These ten tips will help you to pick just the right domain name for you and/or your business. 1. The extension you select makes a statement to user about where you are and who you are aiming to attract. For example, .co.uk tells people you are operating out of the United Kingdom, and .ca tells them you are operating out of Canada. If that is important to you, then register accordingly. If you would rather give them impre
The key to making money with RSS feeds

The key to making money with RSS feeds

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You're interested in RSS marketing, but there either seem to be so many options of how to do it or you've only ever come accross simple RSS feeds that just don't seem to be the approach you're looking for. The problem with most RSS marketing plans is that the marketer doesn't really go beyond providing a simple RSS feed for all of his online news or his blog. But since you've been reading this column for a while now you know for a fact that RSS offers so much more. To get started the right way you need to correctly plan your RSS Marketing strategy, starting by deciding how you are going to deliver your RSS content. The right way to go, even if you're only starting out with a simple RSS strategy, is to provide individual RSS feeds for: --> your individual target audiences, -...
Why your Adsense ads are not displaying on Opera Mini

Why your Adsense ads are not displaying on Opera Mini

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Recently, I started paying closer attention to my websites' appearance and performance on mobile phones, thanks to Google's new mobile compatibility policy. During the course of this, I noticed that some of my ad placements were not showing up on some mobile phones and this was most peculiar to Opera Mini, one of the most popular mobile browsing apps. To find a solution to this, I created a couple of new ad units and replaced the old ones with them. This didn't solve the issue but one thing I did did. How my Adsense ads started showing on Opera Mini I generated new ad codes from the existing ad units. While doing this, I didn't select the Asynchronous type but rather chose Synchronous as the Code type. The ads started turning up once I added them to my site's source code: Thanks to t...
How Do I Submit My Website To Alexa?

How Do I Submit My Website To Alexa?

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"Alexa is the leading provider of free, global web metrics. Search Alexa to discover the most successful sites on the web by keyword, category, or country. Use our analytics for competitive analysis, benchmarking, market research, or business development. "Use Alexa's Pro tools to optimize your company's presence on the web. Join the Alexa Toolbar Community Get the Alexa toolbar for your favorite browser! Discover success. Find and evaluate businesses worldwide with Alexa's free web analytics." — Alexa.com With all this power behind Alexa, one must be compeled to submit one's site to Alexa — at least to know one's website's rank globally. To Submit Your Site To Alexa Go to Alexa.com or Alexa.mobi if you are on mobile. Type in the URL of your website into the searchbox, hit 'search'.

How To Create An Adsense Account

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Google's Adsense is one of the best ways to monetize one's blog or website, big time. Creating an Adsense account is relatively easy and could take just a few minutes. Many webmasters are using Adsense to earn money online through their different sites. Adsense provides services such as: 1. Adsense for content Displaying of relevant ads on websites. 2. Adsense for mobile Displaying of relevant ads on mobile sites. 3. Adsense for domains Displaying of ads on parked domains. 4. Adsense for feeds Ads are published in site's feeds. 5. Adsense for videos Ads are published on your Youtube channel. So, How Are We Gonna Create A New Adsense Account 1. Visit the Google Adsense homepage 2. Click on the 'Sign Up Now' button in the upper right corner of the page. 3. Complete the online application fo...
5 More Facts To Know About Mobstac

5 More Facts To Know About Mobstac

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After using Mobstac for over a month, here are what I learnt so far about Mobstac. 1. Mobstac is a good platform for creating a mobile site or wapsite for your existing website or blog. 2. Mobstac allows you to publish your own Adsence Inmobi and Admob advertisments, on your created mobile site. 3. Mobstac can be used with a custom domain or a even with a subdomain from your blog's domain. Example: m.somtoo.com. 4. Mobstac does not require any coding knowledge, installation or hosting space. Domain name is highly optional as they provide you with a .mobstac free subdomain for your Mobstac wapsite. Read more on using Mobstac on your website or blog. 5. Mobstac is free to use. But you can as well upgrade to the premium 'Pro' version. After upgrade, all the features provided by Mobstac w...

Using Mobstac On Your Blog With Your Own Sub-domain

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Mobstac is a a platform for creating a mobile site or wapsite for your existing website or blog. Using Mobstac on blogger is quite easy and interesting. All you have to do is create a Mobstac account at http://mobstac.com, click on. After the e-mail confirmation, create a password. Then choose a free Mobstac subdomain for your website. Eg.: http://abc-your-site.mobstac.com and Mobstac will crawl your site and your mobile site ready is ready! You can now access your mobile site via the subdomain you choosed (http://abc-your-site.mobstac.com). Now, install the Mobstac plugin to your website or blog so that mobile users on your website will be redirected to your Mobstac mobile site. To install the Mobstac plug-in in your Blogger blog: Go to http://mobstac.com/mpa/faqs/, copy the code. Login t...
Nofollow And Dofollow Links Explained

Nofollow And Dofollow Links Explained

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What is Nofollow? Nofollow is a technical rule used for commanding robots(ie search engine crawlers) to 'not follow' or crawl a link. How To Use Dofollow <a href="http://your-link.com" rel="nofollow">Yourlink</a> The above example is how the nofollow tag works; the text 'nofollow' is placed inside rel="" tag. When a 'nofollow' tag is used in a link, visitors can click and open the link normally but search engine crawlers and other bots ignores the link. No SEO 'juice' will be transfered to the 'nofollow' link from the page where it is placed. By SEO 'juice', I mean SEO qualities benefited by a page when linked to, from another page or website, example: backlinks, Google Pagerank and Alexa traffic rank. Uses of Nofollow In A Link 1. Nofollow is used to preserve SEO qualities o...