13 awesome image optimization tips for better search engine ranking

image optimization techniques for SEO

Image Optimization for SEO

 

Whether you run a website, a blog or an ecommerce store image optimization is something you want to learn because it will take you a long way down the line. Images can make or break your site if you do not optimize them properly for quality, size and meta data. I know that you got the image size and the speed part but you must be wondering what the hell is meta data? There is more to to image optimization than just using a jpeg compressor to reduce its size.

Well, the term “meta data” means data about data. So something which is said about the image is the meta data of the image.

Google now uses something called a blended search result. Blended search result is nothing but showing images and videos in its SERPs (Search Engine Result Pages).
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6 priceless lessons Steve Jobs taught me about Blogging

steve jobs blogging lessons

steve jobs

 

Who doesn’t know Steve Jobs? A person who changed the world of computers for good. Not only the world of computers but he changed the world as a whole.

He is the genius who founded Apple computers and was eventually thrown out of his own company and was brought back in when the company was on the verge of a collapse. He then single handedly turned around Apple Computers in the late 1980’s.

We all know this story. But what we need to notice here is that he had a few fundamental qualities and had a few fundamental principles that he followed throughout his life. These principles are applicable in any aspect of life. If you want to excel in any particular sphere of life these life lessons from Steve Jobs are invaluable. Let me try to summarize them one by one :-

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Why developing a Personal Brand is a must for every Freelancer

Personal Brnading

Do you know what Mark Zuckerberg, Steve Jobs, President Barak Obama have in common? Well they wear the same outfit everyday. If you notice carefully you will see Steve Jobs wearing the same tee and jeans everyday and to almost every place. There are two reasons for this. Number 1 is that they do not […]

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How to stay motivated in your mundane freelancing career

motivation in freelancing career

  Freelancing, as we know, has many benefits and we are already aware of them. Freelancers can work from their bedroom in their underwear. They can work any time and catch a mid-day nap if they feel tired in the afternoon blah blah blah… We all know that. But freelancing needs a lot of motivation […]

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16 Surefire ways to promote your blog

ways to promote your freelancing blog

  Now that you know how to blog and you have your own blog chances are that you are having under 50 daily visitors or even lesser. So the next challenge is to build an audience for your blog. But this does not mean that you will never get 100K visitors per month. You will […]

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14 ways to improve your home office for better productivity

home office workspace of a freelancer

  I am writing this post sitting at my home office. Most freelancers work from their home office. Let me tell you that ambience of your workspace plays a very vital role in crafting a superb piece of content. I am telling you this from my experience. So let me go ahead and describe my […]

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Most common computer related health risks you must know about

computer vision syndrome

  The life of a computer professional is centered around a computer. They spend most of their waking hours in front of a computer using it in one way or the other. The use of computer in an incorrect way can result in muscle pain, joint pain, neck and shoulder pain and of course eye […]

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Why you cannot ignore Google Plus

google plus social networking and marketing

  Google has evolved a lot in the last few years. Getting a good ranking is no more about keyword stuffing and irrelevant link building. There is much more to it. After the Penguin and the Panda updates google attaches more weight on how a piece of content is ‘liked’ by humans rather than search […]

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19 proven ways to write incredible headlines

incredible headlines for blogs

  Headlines are the only way you can make a reader read your blog post or even make him subscribe to your blog. It is the only impression that you get to create before he closes the tab of the browser your site is open in or continues to read on with undivided attention. Writing […]

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Best time management and time planning tips from professional bloggers

time planning and management is crucial

    It is often seen that freelance bloggers are distracted by many activities and diversions and can get very little done at the end of their work day. This is why they should learn time management and time planning from professional bloggers who consistently churn out high quality articles despite their busy work schedule […]

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