Tag Archives: clean urls

Why do some websites remove .HTML from the URL?

It is more user friendly and SEO friendly to have “clean urls” that are easy to read and remember. A lot of website builders, like UltimateWB, let you choose the page URL without the .html, or whatever the extension is. … Continue reading

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How to switch your web hosting/website builder AND Keep Your SEO/Ranking/Traffic

All the hard work into creating your website, building links to your webpages and celebrating your first page ranking on Google…you don’t want to lose all that after switching your web hosting and/or website builder.  So how to keep your … Continue reading

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Wix website builder does not offer clean & pretty urls

Update June 2016: Wix now offers clean & pretty urls to its customers on the main pages, but not all pages like product pages, as noted on their website. If you choose Wix as your website builder, you will not … Continue reading

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How backlinks can hurt your website’s SEO, Google Page Rank, and traffic

Here’s a scenario: You thought you were doing something good by hiring a marketing company to do some SEO (search engine optimization) and social media/pr for you.  Ultimately, to increase your search engine ranking, your Google page rank, and traffic to … Continue reading

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What are pretty or clean URLs? They are good and UltimateWB has them!

If you’re shopping around for a website builder, chances are you came across the term pretty URLs, or clean URLs.  If you’re wondering what makes a url pretty or clean, here’s the scoop. First things first, it’s good to know … Continue reading

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