Blogs and Search Engine Optimization

The XML-RPC trap. And how to get rid of it.

SEO - WordPress - Coding ScreenThe RockmusicRaider crew sometimes likes to write about stuff not directly related to music, metal or otherwise. But instead we touch on things that have peripheral importance to running the blog.

Subject matters such as blogging, SEO (Search Engine Optimization) and their very real implications come to mind. Those are intricately linked to managing your site, and – of course – security considerations.

Today we will touch upon the XML-RPC issue.

Or the past issue, if we want to be entirely correct. As of WordPress 4.7 the matter should be closed, and all integrated into the RESTful API. [...] Click to raid more!

Blogger, mind your blog. Hints for the astute!

RockmusicRaider Editorial - Blog and BloggingYou have this urge. This unholy hunger, this need to tell the world your opinion. To put your point across, to share your passion. To be heard and understood.

Basically you want to have a voice, where others have none. Twitter does not really cut it for you, not everyone is Trump. And Facebook is downright creepy, if you start thinking about it. So, you need your own structure, and not have everybody and sundry tell you what to do all day long.

You always heard about these bloggers that work three hours every day and make millions of dollars [...] Click to raid more!

7 Main Metal Music Styles @ RockmusicRaider

RockmusicRaider Newsflash - Dominance 2016Long gone are the times where we split everything up between Hard Rock and its younger sibling Heavy Metal. Being a metalhead really meant you went to a Heavy Metal concert getting some straightforward stuff – like Iron Maiden, AC/DC, Krokus, Metallica – you know them all.

People have this inbred and somewhat insane need to give a new name to every friggin’ undercurrent of the #metal universe they come across. This annoying temptation to put everything into little boxes is called Divide Et Impera (divide and conquer) or in other words: If you can’t convince them, [...] Click to raid more!