Users have shifted towards services which provide more instant messaging and quicker access to communication with others. Forums are still a bit outdated as the message system isn’t asynchronous so every forum should partner itself with a good social app.
SEO really does help increase the web presence of your website or forum even if you don’t have alot of community activity. Despite having barely any new posts each day from members, through the use of search engine optimisation i’ve managed to push my forum close to the top.
The more I learn about SEO, the more I want my own forum designed from the ground up with SEO in mind with a hoster I can have full control over, but as this is timely and costly, i’ve decided to advise others on how to best work with pre-made templates and proboard’s cpanel when dealing with SEO.
Nintendo have finally announced a brand new animal crossing for mobile devices, releasing late november.
These past few weeks i’ve been thinking my layout has become quite optimised but there are multiple features i’m not happy with. The layout is somewhat outdated, doesn’t look modern, it’s fluid but could use a facelift.
Page titles usually form the blue text link in the search engine and meta descriptions the text underneath.
Crazy Egg is a website tool which helps track mouse-movements and gives you insight into where most of your users are clicking on your page.
The quality of your back links is more important than the quantity.
With this in mind, i’ve been reaching out to well established websites/forums in an attempt to increase the activity on my forum.
The Sapling Forums is an animal crossing forum I created in 2014 and has since become a lifelong project/community for me to maintain.