Optimizing a Drupal Site for SEO and Google PageSpeed

A great content management system (CMS), over 1 million users globally have used Drupal to build powerful websites on the Internet. However, to maximize the search engine optimization (SEO) of a website built with a CMS like Drupal, you must configure the site with the proper settings. Let’s look at the basic steps you should take to optimize a fresh install of Drupal.

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SSL for SEO?


Back in March 2014, Matt Cutts, Google’s head of Webspam, said he personally wanted SSL to be a ranking factor. Well, that time has come — and probably quicker than most people expected.  Well…somewhat.  As of now, adding an SSL 2048-bit key certificate will only provide a minor boost to your site.  In fact, Google says it affects “fewer than 1% of global queries” and does not carry as much weight as “other signals such as high-quality content” which only goes to show you, as always, content is king.
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The 20-Minutes or Less SEO Audit Checklist

Sniffing out most of a website’s basic SEO (search engine optimization) problems can be done in 20 minutes or less if you know what you’re doing.  In this guide, I’ll provide you the essentials to conducting an effective and fast SEO audit.  Take a dive into this guide’s information. Plenty of notes couldn’t hurt either.
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