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Joomla Marketing, SEO and Social Media

SEO Ultimate vs. Yoast SEO for WordPress

I use both SEO Ultimate and Yoast SEO. I use SEO Ultimate on some sites where Yoast has compability problems with another plugin. Here is what I have found out: Pros with Yoast SEO: The SEO evaluation tool that comes with Youast SEO (red/yellow/green light) is very useful if you are a beginner at SEO. I can manage without […]

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WooCommerce thankyou page not found 404

For some WooCommerce users, the order confirmation page, or thankyou page, gives a 404 page not found after updating WooCommerce or their WordPress theme. Here is the most universal solution that will work for most sites: Add this code to your theme’s functions.php: function flush_rules(){ flush_rewrite_rules(); } add_action(‘init’,’flush_rules’); (Go to menu Appearance > Editor and […]

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Photobox Joomla Template

The April Joomla template from Shape5 is called Photobox, and as it sounds, it is a portfolio style template. Photobox gives you total color control, freedom to choose your logo placement, and many more features. It comes with a new S5 Photo Showcase module that slides images with description and is fully responsive. Check the […]

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How to make Search Engine Friendly Redirects

301 redirect

Why bother with Search Engine Friendly Redirects? Redirects are essential tools for anyone who works with SEO. How? you may ask. Redirect for visitors If you want to move a web page that is already index by Google, a) you want to inform Google that the page is moved, and b) you want to redirect […]

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When you work with SEO, quite often you need to check if a redirect is search engine friendly or not. For example: You have moved a page on your website, you have made a redirect, and you want to check if you did it right. You want a certain website to link to your website, […]

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Now you can communicate with your Youtube subscirbers by sending your newsletter to them through the function called “Channel Bulletins”. A Bulletin is an update that you send from you Youtube Channel to all your subscribers. Why not send them an update about how you are working with your new video or remind them about […]

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What is a CMS?

CMS is an abbreviation for Content Management System, and refers to a tool used to build and manage a website on the Internet. Without a CMS, every individual page on a website needs to be coded to produce both the readable information (text/images/videos) plus the code that produces the graphical design that is general for […]

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Lost your Joomla password?

Have you lost your Joomla administrator password? Don’t loose heart! I will show you two ways to reset your Joomla password: Request from Joomla to reset password Reset Joomla password with phpMyAdmin Related: Secure Password Generator

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Reset Joomla password with phpMyAdmin

If you have lost your Joomla administrator password, you can reset it in your MySQL database using phpMyAdmin. Here is how to do it: Log in to your Joomla web hosting account and find where to administrate the MySQL database for your Joomla website Log in to your Joomla database, usually via phpMyAdmin interface Find […]

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Request from Joomla to reset password

If you have lost your Joomla password, you can request from Joomla to send you an email with a link to a password reset page. Your administrator login page does not have such a function, but your frontend login page does. -But I don’t have a frontend login, you might say. -Yes you do, is […]

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