HTTP Status Codes: Page Not Found

HTTP Status Codes-Page not found

It’s annoying landing on a page to be hit with a “page not found” message. There are various reasons why you’re not always directed to the right page, but the page the user lands on must serve a purpose. HTTP status codes (or server codes) are a reputable way to inform users and search engines […]

HTTPS: What is it, and Why do you need it?

HTTPS What is it and Why do you need it

HTTPS is crucial, and it should be applied to every website without question. But some websites are still operating through HTTP, which can do more harm than good. In this blog, I will explain what HTTPS is and why you need it. What is HTTPS? HTTPS stands for HyperText Transfer Protocol Secure. In other words, […]

An Explanation of Meta Robots Tags

An Explanation of Meta Robots Tags

Whilst robots.txt allows you to manage the accessibility of your site’s overall content to crawlers, it doesn’t indicate if the pages should be indexed. That’s where meta robots tags come in – they prevent unwanted webpages from being indexed.  However, as there’s a common misconception that robots.txt can control indexation, many SEOs are a little […]