Why Is URL Structure Important?

Why Is URL Structure Important?

Let’s start with the basics. A URL, or Uniform Resource Locator, is the address that leads to a web page when typed into a web browser. It tells the user where they are on a site, and is often the first impression that users get of your site when they see it posted on...
The Definitive SEO Dictionary For Beginners

The Definitive SEO Dictionary For Beginners

Here at ShoreSite Web Designs, we believe in full transparency and breaking things down for our clients in terms they can understand–after all, not everyone is an expert. Our SEO team has put together a full glossary of common SEO terms that is the definitive guide...
How Long Does SEO Take To Show Results?

How Long Does SEO Take To Show Results?

It’s the question everyone wants the answer to–how long does SEO take to show results? After all, if you’re investing money into it every month, you should want to know the answer–and rightfully so. Ask any SEO expert though, and you might get different answers. Let’s...
Video Schema Markup Guide

Video Schema Markup Guide

You already know what schema markup is thanks to our guide to schema markup, but did you know you can do the same thing with video? Whenever you Google something that returns a video result, you might see something like this pop up: One way to do this is through...
What Are Content Silos?

What Are Content Silos?

Organizing your content is an often overlooked, but important, aspect of your SEO strategy. You can write all the quality content in the world, but if the pages are in a jumbled mess on the main nav, or they’re hidden multiple layers deep with seemingly no relation to...
How To Optimize For User Intent

How To Optimize For User Intent

Language is a complex tool that can only be 100% understood by humans, but Google is trying its best. “Write for the user” is a tired mantra repeated by SEOs everywhere, however, it becomes truer by the day. Google is constantly analyzing search queries and user...