CreativeMinds SEO Blog

Blog articles on SEO strategies, keyword research, and the SEO Keyword Hound.

Best SEO WordPress Plugins for Professionals in 2019

Best SEO WordPress Plugins for Professionals in 2019

There are billions of websites available on the Internet and the biggest source of traffic for them is coming from search engines. That’s why search engine optimization (SEO) is a major key to success for your website.

Search engine optimization increases the visibility of a website or a web page to users that are accessing a search engine for information. This technique also increases the overall content quality of your website.

[WP 101] – Media and Images SEO: Best Practices in 2019

[WP 101] – Media and Images SEO: Best Practices in 2019

In the digital age, search engine optimization is a very important aspect for any WordPress website to have. One of the best and most effective ways to optimize your pages and content is with visuals, such as images and other types of media.

WordPress is the most popular content management system in use today, and WordPress itself has specific media uploader that is not only simple to use, but it is also a helpful search engine optimization tool.

SEO: How to Find Your Competitors’ Keywords and Outrank Them

SEO: How to Find Your Competitors’ Keywords and Outrank Them

The practice of online search-engine optimization (SEO) is—by its very nature—part of an intensely competitive arena. After all, there is only so much room available for top-ranking webpages to be displayed on search-engine pages, like Google.

This means that (as with any contest) understanding the ins-and-outs of your biggest online rivals is necessary to succeed. This is also why conducting good SEO competitor analysis is so critically important.

Onsite SEO: Make Google Love Your Website

Onsite SEO: Make Google Love Your Website

Search-engine friendly websites are the ones that always earn better rankings in query results, and naturally draw higher web traffic.

That’s why excellent search-engine optimization (SEO) is such a vital aspect of website management. But understanding the importance of good SEO is only the first step in understanding how to successfully implement SEO practices.

BREAKING NEWS: The Hound is Alive!! (and hungry for SEO)

BREAKING NEWS: The Hound is Alive!! (and hungry for SEO)

We are so excited to say that today marks the launch of our brand new SEO Keyword Hound plugin! This unique WordPress SEO plugin is the result of over a year of hard work by our research and development team, and is the latest in our stellar 100+ WP plugin lineup.

A cutting edge SEO tool, the Hound helps you rank higher on Google and Bing SERPs by highlighting juicy keyword opportunities you’ve been missing, simply by comparing your keyword use with your competitors’.

WordPress SEO Resources: Where to Start & What You Need to Know

WordPress SEO Resources: Where to Start & What You Need to Know

To a new user, WordPress SEO (Search-Engine Optimization) can seem like a nebulous thing.

They’ll see SEO mentioned in a variety of different places around the internet, and in completely different ways. With terms like On-Page SEO and Off-page SEO, White Hat SEO and Black Hat SEO, Organic SEO and Non-Organic SEO, it isn’t very clear where to even start.

11 (Quick) SEO Tactics To Help Google Love Your Titles

11 (Quick) SEO Tactics To Help Google Love Your Titles

There’s a lot of talk (and controversy) about title optimization nowadays. On one hand, SEO specialists argue that tuning your title can increase traffic. On the other, critics are fast to associate it with predatory click bait that turns away audience.

But it’s important to contextualize the discussion and remember that title optimization involve many possible strategies.

7 Definitive Resources to Becoming an SEO Master

7 Definitive Resources to Becoming an SEO Master

Search engine optimization, or SEO, is one of the most important aspects of a WordPress website. It is the process of getting the maximum amount of traffic to a website by making sure it appears in the top results of a search engine.

This can be a tricky concept to achieve since there are over one billion websites, but it is possible to become an SEO master.

How CreativeMinds Approaches Speeding Up & Optimizing a WordPress Website [Case Study]

How CreativeMinds Approaches Speeding Up & Optimizing a WordPress Website [Case Study]

Website speed is important. It not only matters for user experience, it matters for SEO. A slow website is a signal to Google that your site is not good. This can result in lower search rankings.

As part of our Performance and Speed Optimization Analysis Service, customers contact us with their website speed issues and ask for our help.

Recently, we received a message from someone who wanted to optimize their page load time from 5 seconds to 3 seconds or less. The website in question has about 2,500 sessions and 6,000 page views per day.