Website Design Resources

Check your title tag length

Date posted: 17 October 2014
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The <title> tag for each of your website pages is an important part of search engine optimisation. Each title should be unique and contain your chosen keywords/keyphrase for that page. The maximum number of characters (including spaces) for a title tag should be around 65. Titles that are longer will be truncated in Google’s search page results.

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Check your meta description tag length

Date posted: 16 October 2014
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The meta description for each of your website pages is an important part of search engine optimisation. When the page is listed in Google’s search results, the meta description appears under the URL as the preview text. It should be descriptive and no more than 156 characters in length (including spaces).

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Responsive images in WordPress

Date posted: 15 October 2014
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By default, WordPress adds width and height attributes to images. This is great unless you happen to be building a responsive website and want the images to scale according to the web browser’s screen size.

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Remove blank lines in Dreamweaver

Date posted: 15 October 2014
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Whenever I download an HTML or CSS file via FTP and open it in Dreamweaver, every other line is blank (I have absolutely no idea why).

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