WordPress is a state-of-the-art semantic personal publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability. Unfortunately it is also missing the vital security functions that protect the application from malicious attacks. A default install of WordPress is not as secure as Web Application Security Professionals would like, hence the need for extra layers of defence to ensure that the application remains secure at all times.
Mihaela Lica has just released a free ebook on search engine optimiztion for WordPress. The ebook is completely free and is available for instant download on Mihaela’s webpage.
The ebook is consist of 44 pages with useful information regarding installing, configuration, setting up new WordPress blogs, basic SEO, on page SEO techniques and lots more.
Blogs, by their very nature, are search engine friendly and give you built-in
advantages in optimizing for the Search Engines. For a variety of reasons, nearly all
SEOs agree that WordPress provides optimization benefits other blog platforms do
By following this simple tips and using this recommended plugins, you can have an
easy-to-use content management system which also ranks well in the Search
Inside this ebook, you’ll find a PDF file containing design instructions, a folder of images (step-by-step screenshots), and a PSD file for you to mess around with. To use the PSD file, you’ll need Photoshop.
About the instructions, they assume you have no prior knowledge of Photoshop so it’s pretty detailed. I’d suggest printing all of the instructions (15 pages) before working on this tutorial.