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Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Resources

TechWyse Blog Our instructor Nicki writes a weekly column on the TechWyse Blog. It's an overview of the latest news in Internet Marketing, and is tailored to small business. A must read!

Beginners Guide to SEO comprehensive intro from the awesome Moz

The Small Business Guide to Google Analytics full of awesome links to Google Analytics resources

Beginner's Guide to WordPress SEO plugin Four step-by-step guides explaining how to configure the SEO by Yoast plugin for WordPress websites

Google's SEO Starter Guide the word, straight from Google themselves

EMail Marketing Resources

20 Tips for Dramatically Better Emails Like the title says, 20 tips for better email marketing strategy

Social Media Resources

Beginners Guide to Social Media Very thorough intro to Social Media best practices, different Social Media channels, how to measure your efforts, which network to use, and more

Mom, This is How Twitter Works very entertaining explanation of all-things-Twitter

What is Facebook Edge Rank, and Why Does it Matter? A great overview of why some posts on Facebook are seen in the News Feed, while most aren't. Also includes tips on how to boost your visibility.

Photoshop Resources

Social Media Design Template Pack Photoshop templates for all the major social media channels

2015 Social Media Image Sizes they change all the time, but this is the most up-to-date resource we've seen

Photoshop Keyboard Shortcuts print it out and use as a guide!

Stock Photos that Don't Suck A list of places for interesting stock photos, some for free

Domain Registrars & Website Hosting Companies Our preferred choice for domain name registration

WP Engine Web hosting for WordPress websites; includes security, backups and maintenance (this link will get you 20% off your order)

BlueHost Bare-bones shared hosting for HTML websites or basic WordPress sites

WordPress Resources

WordPress Codex the WordPress bible. If it's WP, it's here

WordPress Glossary From Authors to Widgets, a handy list of WordPress vocabulary (and definitions)

Code Poet a repository for all kinds of WordPress-related resources

Tidy Repo a curated list of WordPress plugins, tested and vetted by a professional web designer/developer

What WordPress Theme is That? Allows you to creep a website and see what theme and plugins they're using

Buying WordPress Themes the Smart Way Some great advice on what to look for when shopping for a WordPress theme

Common WordPress Errors and How To Solve Them Odds are, you're going to encounter at least one of these on your path to WordPress greatness

Beginner's Guide to WordPress SEO plugin Four step-by-step guides explaining how to configure the SEO by Yoast plugin for WordPress websites

HTML & CSS Resources

Don't Fear the Internet basic HTML & CSS videos - very entertaining!

CSS Tricks code snippets, articles, and helpful how-tos