When it comes to websites, blogs, news sites, small businesses and the like, quite a few of them uses WordPress to run them. According to W3Techs, WordPress powers 40% of all the websites on the Internet, including those without a content management system (CMS) or with a custom-coded CMS.
That’s a lot of internet content being posted using the same platform!
After all, it can make life really easy for anybody using it. In a number of cases, we’ll see that a number of best practices are applied to these WordPress sites, all thanks to plugins and the like.
But despite how easy it is to run a WordPress site, there is an issue that we must consider – duplicate content. Because of duplicate content, a number of WordPress sites won’t rank, and that’s not a good thing if ranking on search engines is something you’re trying to achieve.
Adam Riemer of Search Engine Journal will tell us about the five most common types of duplicate content issues in WordPress and how we can fix them!