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How to Improve SEO With User Experience

How to Improve SEO With User Experience

User experience has become the cornerstone of every product and service, whether a site or an application. As you already know, in architecture, a cornerstone is the first stone laid as a reference. And just like a cornerstone, UX is an indispensable part of the website building procedure since everything else revolves around it. Want to improve your SEO with a better user experience? Here’s how. Some Stats About UX Word-of-mouth is a double-edged sword; those who tell a friend about a positive online shopping experience are also likely to complain about a negative one. Why? Various studies have put forth that half of the users/visitors will lament a poor […]

Best Dofollow Social Bookmarking Sites

Best Dofollow Social Bookmarking Sites

If you have ever watched a video about optimization, you should already know that backlinks are an inseparable part of SEO. A backlink is a reference that validates the credibility of a site, and therefore the more you have it, the higher you will rank on search engine result pages. Yet, there is a catch; backlinks may have an adverse effect on your site if the target page has a low-quality score; planting backlinks in a poor site will only drag its authority down. That’s why one needs to take a prudent approach to backlinks and only opt for high-quality sites. Dofollow vs. Nofollow Links Suppose you want to refer […]

What Is a Shortcode?

What Is a Shortcode?

If you create a website with the help of a third-party provider such as WordPress, you may find it restrictive to configure the interface as you see fit. But if that’s the case, you can extend your capabilities with the help of shortcodes which will give you the liberty to tailor your site to your needs. A shortcode is a time-saving snippet that modifies functions and appearance without much effort. Even though the term may sound intimidating to those unfamiliar with coding, it only requires a simple copy-paste action to apply a shortcode. Shortcodes also eliminate the pressure of editing the core files, a practice that could potentially lead to […]

How to Disable Cropping in WordPress

How to Disable Cropping in WordPress

WordPress users often find it infuriating to alter their images due to dimension limitations. For instance, after you upload an image that exceeds the allowed dimensions, WordPress will force you to crop it to fit it in the header frame. This often results in a severe drop in resolution, which may be unpleasant to some. I know it because I had witnessed this frustration firsthand and I needed to disable cropping in WordPress. Therefore, I skimmed the internet for a possible solution but to no avail; even WordPress’s official forum failed to provide me an answer. But, the solution came unexpectedly from a colleague of mine. Here’s what he offered. Attention! […]

Useful WordPress Plugins: Some of Our Picks

Useful WordPress Plugins: Some of Our Picks

Today, WordPress supports over 58.000 plugins; and this number will only be higher by the time you read this article. Initially, our idea was to put together cool and useful WordPress plugins you probably didn’t know existed. But, as the list grew bigger, we thought it would make more sense to scatter a few trendy ones here and there to consolidate the list. So here it goes… Flat Preloader This one is a simple plugin for those who want to integrate a preloader animation without any coding. Flat Preloader offers a range of animations and a natural fade in/out feature for smoother transitions between pages. Elementor (You’ve likely heard about this […]

Yavuz Sadikoglu

Yavuz Sadikoglu

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Yavuz studies and writes about the inner workings of different digital environments.