Posts by OnlineBzDog 15
On May 30, 2018, Yoast founder Joost De Valk posted on his blog an apology for a major bug in the recent Yoast 7.0 and 7.2 update. This bug will negatively affect your site ranking with Google. You need to fix it.I know many people in Wealthy Affiliate use this Yoast SEO plugin. If you have recently updated your Yoast SEO to version 7.0-7.2, you need to read his post to learn more about the bug and how to fix it. Here is the link to Joost De Valk apology and detailed discussion of the bug: htt
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Hello everyone. Many of you have been wondering what happen to TQ? Thank you for a few Private Messages inquiring if I am doing OK. I am glad to say that I am doing very well, beyond my expectation.I am unable to blog on Wealthy Affiliate lately due to my increasingly busy schedule. Business has taken a positive turn upon my retirement. It is a big surprise for me. Today, I am taking a small break to say hello and to share with you some positive news that happen with my life after joining Weal
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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a new European Union law that will go into effect in May 2018 to regulate the processing of personal data in connection with commercial activities.Should I be concerned with Greneral Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)? No, I do not! Because it does not apply to me as a small business owner. However, Carson, Kyle and Wealthy Affiliate are different. They do not meet any of the exceptions. It is amazing to see how internet marketing has created s
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These training are great for beginners to build their basic knowledge in the online business. However, some of the techniques are out of date. I personally think the materials need to be update to reflect changes in SEO practice.You will get great basic knowledge upon completing the training.
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I have never heard of this phrase, Wealthy Affiliate is a Scam or Affiliate Marketing is a Scam, so much until people found out that I am a member of the Wealthy Affiliate. You probably experience the same.But when I asked those people: Why are you saying that? These are the three top answers that I got: You know, is like MLM. Nobody makes any money doing that. I heard someone loss all his/her money joining Wealthy Affiliate. I have a very simple respond to each answer. First, I would s
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I have confirmed with SiteRubix support that custom Robots txt is disallowed on its server. So, don’t waste your time creating a robots.txt for your website. The SiteRubix uses a Static robots.txt that applies site wide. This explains the 10 second delay that report in your Google Search Console. Here are my communications with SiteRubix support.This does not affect your site SEO at all. I just want to let everyone know so don’t waste your time with iobots.txt. I am a little surpri
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A few events occurred this week gave the idea for this post.The first wonderful thing happen was Josh, the intern, finally got us banned from site comment. I did not know how long this had happened, he told me on Friday. After he explained to me about the site comment at Wealthy Affiliate, I told him: “You did great. I do not want you to put our new website on it, ever again.” I have nothing against the site comment, however, I do have some concerns as to how the system setup. Let s
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I know this much, most of Wealthy Affiliate members are in violation of the FTC Affiliate Disclosure law. How do I know? Well, because I look at some websites and the affiliate statement template in the site content. They do not meet the requirement of the FTC. Why is this important? Well, you can lose all your hard earned money if a customer file a complaint with the FTC. Especially when your business successful, you are the most vulnerable to consumer complaints due to the volume of your busi
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This week, someone ran into my office and said:Miss. Inform: Attorney TQ, do you know whose are the Wealthy Affiliate owners? Me: Do I need to? Miss. Inform: TQ you should be careful with these people. I found some bad info. on the internet about them. Me: Oh, really, that bad? Lol Miss. Inform: Yes, I found out there is a lawsuit against the company and it owners, and it is very nasty. Me: Tell me about, love to learn from you. Miss. Inform: The article said Wealthy Affiliate published
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I know! You must be saying What? A lawyer joins Wealthy Affiliate? Is he broke? Or is he out of his mind?Yes, I am a retired attorney with extensive certification from the IT industry, mostly related to SEO and SEM. I have enclosed some of my certifications in my profile for you to view. Before retired, many of my colleagues and acquaintances asked me what I would do in retirement? I told them that I want to share my legal and business experiences to help small business owners, for free. I
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