Google’s Strengthening Stand Against Websites with Low Quality Content

It’s been almost half a year since Google rolled out the page experience signals for mobile search. These signals have already impacted the visibility of countless mobile websites on search engine results pages (SERPs), and now, the page experience algorithm is finally making its way to desktop. Google announced that Core Web Vitals metrics will […]

Google’s New Updates to PageSpeed Insights: What You Need To Know

Google’s PageSpeed Insights (PSI), the famous tool for analyzing website speed used by website owners, developers, designers, and marketers across the globe, is far from perfect. In fact, Google itself declares that this tool’s code is over 10 years old and due for a revamp. That’s why, on November 3rd, the company announced some changes […]

Clutch Ranks StrongWP Among Top Website Design Agencies in 2021

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At StrongWP, we have always been devoted to delivering excellent digital services for small to medium-sized businesses. More recently, we have rebranded our company and have entered the world of website management and performance optimization for WordPress site owners. We work with sites of all sizes, from mid-market clients to WordPress beginners that are getting […]

How Core Web Vitals Impact Website Rankings

A screenshot of a GTMetrix test result showing the highest grade and 99% website optimization.

What are core web vitals? If you haven’t heard yet about the recent update to Google’s algorithm called Core Web Vitals, this is a must-read for website owners. Core web vitals 2021 are the new page loading speed and user experience metrics that officially became part of Google search ranking signals in May 2021. Google […]

Cumulative Layout Shift – An Upcoming Google Ranking Factor

Cumulative Layout Shift - StrongWP

In May 2020 Google announced the introduction of a new metric that would measure and potentially improve user experience on website pages – Cumulative Layout Shift (CLS.) It will be one of the first metrics that focus on user experience by looking at more than site performance. While it is not currently a ranking factor, […]

What Are Rich Snippets and How Do They Work for Your Business?

What Are Rich Snippets and How Do They Work for Your Business?

Very few people remember how the internet looked before the appearance of Google. But we don’t even need to go that far back to realize just how many changes have happened to the way we navigate the web. Back in the day, whenever you’d search for something, you’d be presented with just ten plain blue […]

How to Use Image Searches to Drive More Traffic to Your Website

How to Use Image Searches to Drive More Traffic to Your Website

Every digital marketer worth its salt should know by now that long-tail keywords, website SEO efforts, and exceptional and relevant content and blog posts are the bread and butter of an effective content marketing campaign. But what about digital images? “A picture is worth a thousand words,” after all, right? Unbeknownst to many, however, can […]

What Web Agencies Need To Know About The Core Web Vitals

What Web Agencies Need To Know About The Core Web Vitals

In recent months, Google has been notifying businesses about the introduction of the Core Web Vitals as a ranking signal. These Core Web Vitals are page loading speed and user experience metrics set to become part of Google’s ranking signals in May 2021 and will have a significant impact on search rankings. Web agency owners […]

How to Get Seen in Google Knowledge Panel without a Wikipedia Page

How To Get Seen In Google Knowledge Panel Without A Wikipedia Page

In keeping with Google’s efforts to make the internet more accessible to not only consumers but to businesses as well, Google has inadvertently confirmed that you can now get a Google Knowledge Panel without a Wikipedia page. This is an excellent way to gain visibility for your brand, and the best part is that it doesn’t cost […]