16. Best Practices

In This Chapter

Search Engine Optimization 238

Speeding Up Your Site 242

How to Write: Blogging Basics 245

Putting It All Together 246

A great-looking site is the perfect basis for a successful online presence, but to get the most out of your WordPress installation you’ll need a few tricks up your sleeve. This section will teach you about the basics of search engine optimization (SEO) and show you how to speed up WordPress by making informed plug-in choices and by using site caching. Finally, we’ll offer some pointers on how to write effectively for the Web.

Search Engine Optimization

One modification people are often eager to make is the addition of search engine optimization (SEO) features. SEO makes your site more visible ...

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