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Turn Off WordPress Homepage URL Redirection

If you are integrating WordPress into a preexisting site that already has its own homepage, or if you are developing a new WordPress website that is hidden behind a Coming Soon page, you will run into one frustrating problem. If you try to access the WordPress installation by visiting the index.php file, you won’t be able to see it. Here is a small code sample to turn off WordPress URL redirection.

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Choosing the Best Location for Your New Blog

When businesses or freelancers decide to create blogs to supplement their websites, one question always pops up: “Where should the new blog be located?” Or in other words, should the blog be integrated into the preexisting website, or should it reside in a subdirectory, a subdomain, or on a completely new domain?

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3 Things That Can Hurt Your Search Engine Rankings

Search engine optimization is very important for websites. When done properly, it increases free traffic from search engines and brings highly targeted visitors. Unfortunately, you could unknowingly be doing something which may hurt your search engine rankings, and be costing your site huge losses in potential traffic.

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What’s In A Name?

One of the most difficult things that you might have to decide on is a good name for your internet business or website. And while it may only take a short amount of time and little to no resources to come to a decision, the name that you choose can have a big effect on the success of your enterprise.

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WordPress Plugin: Update URLs

One common problem with moving WordPress to a new domain or directory is that updating the website settings does not update the permalinks or urls embedded in the content. This plugin gives you that functionality! It updates all urls and content links in your website. Excerpts are also updated by this handy plugin.

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25 Ways To Improve Your Website

There are always ways to improve a website. Below, we’ve included a list of 25 ways that you might be able to improve yours.

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301 Redirects with .htaccess files on Linux Apache

At some point, it may be necessary to reorganize a website or move a website to a new domain name. This means that your pages will no longer be accessible via their previous urls, resulting in a lot of 404 – Not Found errors for all visitors and search engines that request these pages.

In this article, we explain how to move pages or an entire website, yet do so without annoying visitors or hurting your position in search engines.

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Why Isn’t My Website Being Indexed By Search Engines?

At one time or another, you may have manually submitted your website to search engines without success, and wondered why your website wasn’t being indexed. And perhaps you even used a submission service, all to no avail. You are not alone. Many websites are also unable to be indexed. Fortunately, there are ways to correct your problem.

In this article, we highlight some factors which might delay or even prevent your site from being indexed by search engines, and give suggestions on how to fix the problems.

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