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 …

Steps to a Google-friendly site

Check out our Search Engine Optimization Starter Guide! Things to do Our Webmaster Guidelines provide general design, technical, and quality guidelines. Below are more detailed tips for creating a Google-friendly site. Give visitors the information they’re looking for Provide high-quality content on your pages, especially your homepage. This is the single most important thing to do. If your pages contain …

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and the Sucuri SiteCheck scanner will check the website for known malware, blacklisting status, website errors, and out-of-date software.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 …

Who.is domain lookup tool

See Website Information Search the whois database, look up domain and IP owner information, and check out dozens of other statistics. On Demand Domain Data Get all the data you need about a domain and everything associated with that domain anytime with a single search. Source: Who.is      

How To Check Network Usage In Windows 10

Navigate to Settings -> Network & Internet. Select the top item on the left-hand navigation pane “Data usage”. Here you’ll see a general overview of the last 30 days. The circular graph will show you data used over different connections (in the case of our screenshot we’ve just used Ethernet but on a laptop you’ve used on both wired and …

How to stop Windows 10 from using your PC’s bandwidth to update other systems

By default, Windows 10 turns your PC into a server for distributing updates to other machines. Here’s how to make it stop. How to disable P2P updates in Windows 10 First, open the Start Menu and select Settings, then click Updates & Security.   Make sure Windows Update is selected in the left-hand navigation pane (it’s the default when you open …