Page Transitions with CSS and a Bit of JavaScript

CSS, JavaScript | Posted by Keefr August 26th, 2014

CSSI love this page transitions setup utilizing primarily CSS, with a little bit of JavaScript as polish. I can see utilizing a very subdued version of this in the near future for various projects.

How To Add Page Transitions with CSS and smoothState.js

Uncovering Profitable Long-Tail Keywords

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) | Posted by Keefr August 25th, 2014

keywordsLong-tail keywords can get you some great traffic for people looking for specific keyword phrases, often with better intent. This is where your site can come in — writing quality content that can play to some of this long-tail stuff and help organic search results.

The article gives some good ways to uncover the profitable ones, and discard the crap.

6 Ways To Uncover Profitable Long-Tail Keywords

The Great Debate: Website Speed and SEO Value

Optimization, Search Engine Optimization (SEO) | Posted by Keefr August 24th, 2014

SEOI’m a huge proponent of eeking every little bit of speed out of web properties I touch. People’s time is valuable, and their attention spans short. So to me, it’s a win-win to get the best Google Page Speed scores possible. But it’s even better, and even easier to sell to clients when it was first hinted that Google disliked slow web sites, and while a minor factor, still a factor nonetheless in the Google search engine algorithm.

The article below looks at the relation of website speed and search engine optimization value. In short, like everything related to SEO, optimization should focus on customer experience first and foremost. Great results will follow.

The Great Debate: Website Speed and SEO Value

Using Excel for SEO – the Grand Collection of Tips

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) | Posted by Keefr August 19th, 2014

SEOGreat collection of tips for utilizing Microsoft Excel for search engine optimization-related tasks.

Using Excel for SEO – the Grand Collection of Tips

Pure CSS Parallax Websites

CSS, Web Development | Posted by Keefr August 15th, 2014

CSSEvery time I’ve ever done anything with Parallax on web sites, it’s always been done with JavaScript. The article below proposes a way to do it with CSS, rather than JS.

Pure CSS Parallax Websites