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LibUX: Guest Posting

Hey there. Want to write for LibUX? We should aspire to push the #libweb forward by creating content that sets the bar …

The future of local discovery

Columnist Brian Smith discusses some of the recent developments and technology that will impact local search, both in the short term and …

Rank Checker Update

Recently rank checker started hanging on some search queries & the button on the SEO Toolbar which launched rank checker stopped working. …

Patient Experience: A return to purpose

A growing experience design field, just like the design practices of Citizen Experience, Author Experience and Employee Experience. “As an opening reflection …

LITA: Beginning Git and GitHub

In a new LITA web course learn how to use the powerful and popular project management and collaboration tools, Git and GitHub. …

Ed Summers: robots.txt

The Internet Archive does some amazing work in the Sisyphean task of archiving the web. Of course the web is just too …

5 must-dos for SEO beginners

If you’re new to SEO, or if it isn’t your primary focus, you might be neglecting tactics that will really move the …

LITA: Library Blog Basics

I think we can probably agree that libraries are no longer exclusively geographical locations that our users come to: patrons also visit …

Images: Your easiest page speed win

Page speed is important for both rankings and user experience, yet columnist Kristine Schachinger notes that many companies are missing an easy …

DPLA: Our Values

In today’s society, where fake news abounds, funding for arts and humanities programs is at risk, inequality is expanding, and our nation …

Terry Reese: MarcEdit Updates Posted

Change log below: Mac Updates: 2.3.12 ************************************************** ** 2.3.12 ************************************************** * Update: Alma Integration Updates: New Create Holdings Record Template * Update: …

Make the Commercial First

Illustrations by the talented Sous Simonphone. If an app launches in the app store, and no one hears it, did it really …

1,000 ways to redirect

What’s in a redirect? Columnist Patrick Stox provides a primer on redirects, showing why this critical technical SEO task can often trip …

LITA: 2017 LITA Election Results

Please join us in congratulating our newly elected LITA officers: Bohyun Kim, Vice-President/President-Elect Lindsay Cronk, Board Member-at-Large Amanda L. Goodman, Board Member-at-Large …

David Rosenthal: Bufferbloat

This is just a brief note to point out that, after a long hiatus, my friend Jim Gettys has returned to blogging …

Cynthia Ng: COSUGI 2017: Quest for 24

Session on getting material out within 24 hours. Sam Moore; Technical Services Associate; Kansas Public Library Schools 43 schools, 2015-16 schol year …