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    1. 1. Wordpress SEO Thursday, February 26, 2009
    2. 2. Why Wordpress? • I’ve tried about everything: Joomla, Drupal, Mambo, B2Evolution, e107, Geeklog, Xoops... etc. • Wordpress is simple. Your Projects & Clients will love it. • It’s Standards Compliant • It has wonderful built in SEO, and fantastic SEO Plugins: HeadSpace2, All-in-One-SEO Thursday, February 26, 2009
    3. 3. Focus on Your Content not your software •Most Users utilize a small % of their software •Your Blog should be Fire & Forget •Development takes time away from Content Wordpress and Content Management Systems are the ultimate time savers. Thursday, February 26, 2009
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    5. 5. CHEAT - Up, Up, Down, Down, B, A, B, A, Start. • Don’t design. Customize templates from ThemeForest, WooThemes, & Elegant Themes for a kick start. • Pick out the best plugins. Don’t look for the exact match, but instead those well supported. • Incorporate Social Media Include your life feed content, Don’t get stuck in development limbo! twitter, flickr,, et al Your website will be the best, just not at the start. Thursday, February 26, 2009
    6. 6. Install Wordpress - With It’s Famous 5 Minutes Installer. Thursday, February 26, 2009
    7. 7. Treat SEO and Metrics as a Science. Research SEO Metrics Hypothesis, Experiment, Data, Conclusion. Think about your SEO plan, implement it, track it, and improve it using new data. Thursday, February 26, 2009
    8. 8. Wordpress Plugins Plugin Function All-in-One-SEO SEF URLs, Meta Info, Titles Google Analytics for WP Inserts Tracking Code Google XML Sitemaps Sitemap & Reports WP-PageNavi Helps Index Posts WP SuperCache Prevents the Digg Effect Dandy ID Services Your Social Media Contact Twitter Tools Lifefeed for Twitter Sociable Automagic for Social Sites Thursday, February 26, 2009
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    10. 10. Edit Me! Thursday, February 26, 2009
    11. 11. These are just the basic options. It goes on to even add non-Wordpress pages. Thursday, February 26, 2009
    12. 12. Note: Wordpress’s Pager does a fine job at this, but this gives you extra control over. Example of what it does: Thursday, February 26, 2009
    13. 13. Thursday, February 26, 2009
    14. 14. About the Rest WP SuperCache Creates cached pages reducing the load on your MySQL server. This will save you from the “digg” effect. Dandy ID Services The ONLY plugin as of yet to list all your social media contacts in one place. Twitter Tools Updates your blog with your Tweets. Can also make blog post collecting tweets. Sociable Submits your content to the popular Web 2.0 systems such as Reddit and Digg. As for further plugins, It Depends, is the golden rule. For podcasting use Podpress. Ozh' Admin Drop Down Menu adds admin functionality. Thursday, February 26, 2009
    15. 15. Questions, Comments, Anything? Thursday, February 26, 2009