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How to Set Up Google Search Console

How To Setup Google Search Console

In this article I ‘ll show you how to setup Google Search Console

There are few things more important to your website than proper SEO. Whether making sure your pages have the correct amount of characters for their metadata descriptions, having your most recent changes indexed in search engines, or even just knowing if you have any broken links or 404 pages, there are a lot of factors under the hood to keep track of. Google Search Console (formerly Webmaster Tools) has positioned itself as one of the most useful and reliable SEO tools, as befitting the search engine giant that developed it. If you want to take advantage, but don’t know where to start, read on for our helpful guide on how to get Search Console running for your website.
Getting Started with Google Search Console
The first step is visiting the Google Webmasters page and signing in using a Google account. If you happen not to have a Google account, you can easily create one using an existing email address, such as the admin email for your website. Click on the Add a Property button and then add your site’ s URL. Be aware of whether your site uses www or is a “naked” url. The best way to ensure that GSC gets the right one is to visit your home page and then directly copy the url from the browser ‘s address bar and then paste that. While we might not see the difference, to Google www.yoursite.com and yoursite.com are two different things.
Verifying Your Domain
Before you’ ll have access

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How to Remove FBCLID from Google Analytics

How to Remove FBCLID From Google Analytics - Sheldon Payne

Have you noticed ?fbclid in your Google Analytics reports recently? Does it look like this?


Here ‘s how you can remove fbclid from your Google Analytics to get your Google Analytics reports looking nice an clean again.

What is FBCLID?
FBCLID is a parameter that Facebook placed on outbound links shared on Facebook. Basicially, if your website has been shared on Facebook by you or someone else you can track this acitivity on your Google Analytics. Unfortunately for all of us analytics geeks, it’ s made our reports very messy.


How to Remove FBCLID from Google Analytics
Luckily there ‘s an easy way to remove this from your analytilcs to clean up your data again. Unfortnutatly this fix will only help you with your data after you implement this.

Here are the easy steps to fix this.
Step 1
Go to your View Settings under your Google Analytics View as per below.`

Step 2
Under Exclude URL Query Parameters (optional) simply add the text fbclid (make sure it’ s lowercase). If you have other parameters, you can keep these but make sure you have a

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Google Analytics for Beginners

Google Analytics for Beginners - Sheldon Payne

Do you have a website or a blog? Chances are pretty good that you do. Have you ever wondered how many visitors stop by to visit to your site? Where they come from? What pages or posts they’re reading while they’re there? Or even worse, what they’re NOT reading?

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How to Post a Job on Facebook

How to Post a Job on Facebook Tutorial

Sheldon Payne here from Newfound Marketing with another useful weekly tip – posting a job on your Facebook page. If you want to learn how to post your jobs, a feature that will bridge the gap between jobs and prospective applicants, I am going to quickly guide you

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