Learn about sitemaps

What is a sitemap? A sitemap is a file where you can list the web pages of your site to tell Google and other search engines about the organization of your site content. Search engine web crawlers like Googlebot read this file to more intelligently crawl your site. Also, your sitemap can provide valuable metadata associated with the pages you list in …

Google Webmaster Guidelines

 Webspam Content Violations Video Following the General Guidelines below will help Google find, index, and rank your site. We strongly encourage you to pay very close attention to the Quality Guidelines below, which outline some of the illicit practices that may lead to a site being removed entirely from the Google index or otherwise affected by an algorithmic or manual …

How Google Search Works

Learn how Google discovers, crawls, and serves web pages When you sit down at your computer and do a Google search, you’re almost instantly presented with a list of results from all over the web. How does Google find web pages matching your query, and determine the order of search results? In the simplest terms, you could think of searching …

Free Website Scanner

Free Website Malware and Security Scanner Enter a URL (ex. sucuri.net) and the Sucuri SiteCheck scanner will check the website for known malware, blacklisting status, website errors, and out-of-date software.    Source: Securi SiteCheck

GOOGLE SEARCH COLOR CONVERSION TOOL

Colors can be a real pain. There are multiple ways to specify colors that work better with one application or another, and so converting between them can be yet another tedious step in the design process. Fortunately, Google Search has once again come to the rescue, offering an easy way to convert colors between various kinds of color values. A number of color …

Simple Tricks to Protect Your WordPress Site From Being Hacked

SOURCE: WP ALL CLUB So, I have tried to put together some simple yet actionable WordPress security tips that can help you to protect your site from being hacked. Let’s explore them: Keep WordPress software, themes, and plugins updated. Create a new user profile. Use strong and complex passwords Select a secure hosting company Activate a security plugin Limit login attempts …

Do you understand the difference between how POP and IMAP email services function?

IMAP is a standard protocol used to retrieve e-mail messages from a mail server using e-mail client software such as Outlook, however POP is a still used in some cases, mainly because it is easy to implement. The Internet Message Access Protocol or IMAP has helped to overcome the limited functionality that POP offers, such as having the ability for …

AWWWARDS

About Awwwards The awards that recognize the talent and effort of the best web designers, developers and agencies in the world. We aim to create a meeting point where web professionals from across the world can come to find inspiration; a space for debate; a place to share knowledge and experience; give and receive constructive and respectful critiques. “Always hungry”. …