WPEngine Review: Lightning Fast WordPress Hosting

by Jason Capshaw on October 23, 2012

I switched to WP Engine this past spring and I have been absolutely thrilled with my Website speed. Pingdom.com said my site is beating 98% of all tested Websites. This is how I compare to other sites on the Web. MyWebTronics: 391 ms Yoast.com: 545 ms Google.com 464 ms Google search result for “WordPress Speed”: […]


One of the important things for getting a site ranked high in the search engines is to have quality title tags. Although it is not a Meta tag, it is the most important item that is not in the body area. The title tag specifies the name of the web page and hence it should […]


Google has offered an array of free tools to users and Webmasters in order to improve their user’s experience and the relevance of their search results. One such tool is Google Webmaster Tools.   Most Webmasters never look in their account until they experience a problem. This is a mistake because there is valuable information […]


Let me preface this with a quote from yours truly… I Love Magento Yes, that was me about a year ago. However, I have sadly changed my tune… How me and Magento got started I was on the rebound from a very difficult relationship with OSCommerce. Trying to SEO oscommerce had left me empty and […]


E-commerce SEO 101 – A Guide To Successful Ecommerce SEO

by Jason Capshaw on October 28, 2009

Search engine optimization for an ecommerce store can be a daunting task. Heavy coded back ends make even small changes difficult. Link building can be equally as challenging. Who wants to link to your product page anyway? The goal of ecommerce is to get customers to purchase your product. Getting product pages ranked well in […]


Ecommerce SEO Focus – Long Tail Rules The Day

by Jason Capshaw on August 24, 2009

I have been working on several small ecommerce sites of late. One of these sites is less than four months old and presents unique SEO issues due to the lack of domain authority. In my last post on adding products to the home page of Magento, I discussed manually creating your store’s home page to […]


WP e-Commerce SEO Tutorial

by Jason Capshaw on January 21, 2009

Check out the new Twentyten Ecommerce Theme SEO Tutorial Overview Some SEO basics. Remove WordPress headline from “products-page”. Add h1 to item/product page. Add h1 element to Category/Group pages. Title tags and meta descriptions SEO Basics For those of you just getting your feet wet when it comes to SEO, there are a few basic […]


SEO Header Tags

by Jason Capshaw on July 21, 2008

Header tags are an effective way to communicate to the search engines and readers what a page is about. They convey the importance of the text inside of the header tag. Often times, the header tags are not in the proper order. This is how a header tag would appear in the page. <h1>Header</h1> — […]


SEO Title Tag

by Jason Capshaw on July 14, 2008

The title tag is the most important on-site attribute that tells the search engines what your web page is about. A well written title tag gives gives a quick summary about the web page while using a key search phrase the page should be found under. The <title> tag can be found in the <head> […]