WP Tag Machine Review – Good WordPress Plugin for SEO, or No?

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wp tag machine post tags effectWP Tag Machine. OMFG. What can I say? It's a great idea. The plugin does what it says it will do, but… It introduces problems that didn't exist before, and it potentially creates the seeds of it's own undoing. So, our feelings are mixed about this plugin. That's the short-form, quickie summary statement. For more info, continue reading this review of Ankur Shukla's new WordPress plugin.

The Plugins We Love To Hate

As a long time user of WordPress, I both love and hate plugins. For those that don't know the lingo, a WordPress plugin is an optional add-on that enhances standard WordPress in some way. As of the time of this writing, there are literally TENS OF THOUSANDS of plugins, ranging in price from free to hundreds of dollars, ranging in capability from simple set-and-forget fixes for minor WordPress annoyances, to super-complex behemoths every bit as complex as WordPress itself. In some cases, maybe even more so. Check 'em out here, at the WordPress Plugin Repository. There is more! Click here...

SEO is Bullshit: The Idiot’s Guide to SEO

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So, I'm not here to sell you on SEO. Why? Because SEO is bullshit. Complete and total bullshit. And we're not afraid to say so. Obviously. But why do we say it, and what does it mean to you? More on that in a moment…

We thought about writing “The Idiot's Guide to SEO” as our answer to the infamous “SEO for Dummies,” but then decided against it. Why? In part, because there's not much call for an “Idiot's Guide to SEO” – and because the competition for the term “SEO for Dummies” is far, far, FAR too brutal to even contemplate trying to rank for, much less really go after. There is more! Click here...