IndexNow is a Major Change to Search Engine Indexing

IndexNow is a Major Change to Search Engine Indexing

Microsoft announced IndexNow, a major evolution in how all search engines can discover and index content. IndexNow is open source and open to all participating search engines. When content is…

How to Create a Custom WordPress Plugin From Scratch

A theme is required for every WordPress site to pull data from the database and display it in a design. You could theoretically run a site using only a theme. But, this…

WordPress Proposes Performance Team For Core Web Vitals

A WordPress proposal admits it is falling behind Wix and similar platforms and suggests they need to create a performance team to coordinate speed improvements. While some may find it…

Best WordPress Themes for Blogs

More people blog on WordPress than any other platform. If you want to stand out from the crowd, you need the right theme. WordPress themes determine the layout of your…

Here are some tips and tricks to get free images for your website

Recent search engine updates made it clear that Google will not accept websites with fewer images. It seems harsh, doesn’t it? It is important to evaluate what steps will help your SEO…

WordPress Releases Gutenberg 11.6 – Top 4 Achievements

WordPress released Gutenberg 11.6, the latest version of the block-based website editing experience. This new release features useful enhancements and a number of bug fixes as well. Perhaps the most…

Free WordPress Astra Plugin Updated with Gutenberg Wireframe Blocks

Astra announced that their Starter Templates plugin is being updated with brand new Gutenberg Wireframe Blocks. This new feature allows publishers and developers to quickly create web page mock-ups within…

WordPress Ninja Forms Vulnerability Exposes Over a Million Sites

Today it was disclosed that the popular WordPress contact form called Ninja Forms patched two vulnerabilities0, affecting over 1 million WordPress installations. This represents another in a growing list of…

WordPress Gutenberg 11.5 Achieves a Full Site Editing Milestone via @sejournal, @martinibuster

WordPress Gutenberg 11.5, introduced a week ago includes a new Widget Group Block that fixes several bugs and substantially improves the widget block editing experience. The new feature, called the…

Google: Changing WordPress Themes Can Impact Rankings

Google’s John Mueller said in one of his #AskGooglebot short video answers that changing your WordPress theme can directly impact your rankings in Google Search. It obviously depends on what…