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JavaScript SEO for Web Designers

JavaScript SEO for Web Designers

The use of JavaScript-based interactive features on photographers websites has increased in recent years. I don't think certain types of use of JavaScript have brought positives to the many photographer's websites I've worked on. I've been working on the SEO of other...

Website Carousel Best Practices

Website Carousel Best Practices

What are website Carousels? Website carousels are photo sliders, or photo slideshows often used on the homepage of websites. I don't want anyone to think I have a deep hatred for all website carousels. Seriously, I really don't. I actually really like seeing my...

What is an H1 Header Tag?

What is an H1 Header Tag?

This is my first article as part of a series of article specifically for web designers, so I'm going to start where I would typically start with an SEO site audit: Header tags. Shockingly, over 80% of the websites I audit do not contain header tags that comply with...

WebP for Photographers

WebP for Photographers

What's WebP, and is it high enough quality for photographers? I'm going to start this post for WebP by comparing it to a tool more frequently used by photographers at the moment: JPEG Mini. JPEG Mini reduces photo file sizes, and if you're not using it already, then...

alt Text for Images (Best Practices)

alt Text for Images (Best Practices)

Alt text for images best practices can be found over on Google's developer's area, so they're no secret... but how can photographers use them to improve ranking? This is a question I've been asked SO many times over the last year or so. Photographers have asked me if...

How to Name Images for SEO

How to Name Images for SEO

Google refers to the filename as well as the alt text, so it's important that it makes sense and contains readable information. There are a few important guidelines for how to name images for SEO though: The filenames should contain dashes between words (not...