David Walsh

David Walsh

David Walsh is the founder and CEO of Web Publisher PRO, a website development agency that focuses on working with publishers on WordPress. David is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and manages some of the web’s most influential publications. You can reach David at david@webpublisherpro.com.

How Will Google’s Changes to Featured Snippets Impact Publishers?

Minor changes in the way search results display on Google aren’t uncommon. The search giant makes updates frequently enough that they rarely generate headlines anymore. But a recent announcement that Google would no longer duplicate featured snippets has managed to stop publishers in their tracks. As of Jan. 22, Google stopped duplicating featured snippets. Webpage…

4 Biggest Website Speed Offenders – and How to Fix Them

Internet speeds have never been faster, and expectations for how quickly websites should load have never been higher. More than half of mobile site visitors (53%) will leave a webpage that takes longer than three seconds to load, according to data from Google. With little room for error, publishers can’t afford to have any missteps.…