Thursday, January 22, 2015

How to access whatsapp on your Web Browser in Just 4 Steps

Since the whatsapp application came in market, everybody is eagerly waiting for whatsapp on web. Now waiting time is over.

Whats App on Web

Whatsapp is bringing his new feature called “WhatsApp web client” with latest features. It means that one can able to communicate with their mobile contacts right from their desktop browser. Now the problem is that how to access WhatsApp on web.

Here I am showing how to access it on the web in just few easy steps with screenshots.

Step 1: Update your previous whats app version.

Step 2: Open in Chrome (Note: It is only applicable for chrome not any other browser). You will see a QR code in the desktop screen.

Step 3: Open Whats app in your mobile, go to setting (three . icon), you will see a new feature “WhatsApp web” below new broadcast tab. Just click on it. You will see a QR code scanner.

Step 4: Scan QR code seen in the desktop screen. Once it scanned, you will be redirect to the desktop version of WhatsApp.

Once you enter in the desktop view, your smartphone screen will be look like this. From here you can logout from all computers.

Enjoy the WhatsApp on your browser. It’s too easy to access (same as on your smartphone).

Requirements: -
  • Chrome Browser (no other browsers are supported)
  • Required latest Version on your smartphone.
  • Internet on your mobile
Benefits: -
  • Can access from your desktop so no need to check your phone while working on desktop.
  • Can easily see new message on desktop screen with the help of desktop notification feature.
Hope that you are enjoying your best IM app on your web browser.

Monday, January 5, 2015

Big Question: When to Use 301 Redirection and Canonical Tag

For any redirection in web pages, there are two options for it one is 301 HTTP code and another is Canonical Tag. But big question is that when to use which???

Before few days ago my colleague was trapped in redirection codes. He didn’t know which is better, even didn’t know that both are different. So here I am bringing a good concept on the Redirection of web pages.

Big Difference: -

301 Redirection: - It says to search engine that I don’t want to see a page longer, redirect it to another page (your new page). Remove it from the Index and pass all credits to the new page.

Canonical Tag: - It says to search engine that I have a page with multiple version, so index this page only and keep other pages for visitors to see and never include other pages in your index. Pass all credits to the preferred page.

Now a question is raised in your mind that, when to use which and which is better???

301 Redirection:

It is nothing but a simple HTTP Status Code, that always been a standard for managing the permanent redirection of a page. When a browser receives this status code, it will automatically redirect to the new URL which is mentioned in 301 code.

When to Use:

  • It is a default method to redirect as well as preferred one.
  • Used to redirect pages permanently and no longer the old one.
  • To redirect the domains permanently.
  • Especilly for the broken (404 error) URLs and expired content page redirection.

Canonical Tag: Rel=”Canonical”

If anyone thinks that canonical is a substitute of 301redirection than it is completely wrong. Both are used for different scenario. Many times a situation is arised when multiple pages have similar content (Not same content), at that time the Canonical tag come in a picture.

Let’s learn it with one good example.

There is a e-commerce based website, in which there is an option that one can see the products as per Alphabetically order and also can see by price range (lower to higher, higher to lower). Now both the pages have similar data, so at that time Rel=”Canonical” tag is used. Now admin of a website thinks that product with price page is better one, so in this case add this tag on the alphabetically pages with the price link.
How to write Rel=”Canonical” Tag:

<link rel="canonical" href="" />

When to Use: 

  • Similar content on website but want to keep both pages alive
  • Dynamic pages with multiple web URLs of a single webpage (like order by price, sorting etc.)
  • Side with considerations (domainname/pages/index.php to domainname/pages for the same page) can be easier with canonical tag than 301 redirections.
  • Your multiple sites are similar, but need to remain live.

Hope that now you will get the main differences between the 301 redirection and Rel=”canonical” Tag.

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Friday, July 25, 2014

Importance of Schema and Microformat by Ketan Raval

Hello all, Hope you are doing well....

This time I am bring a presentation on the "Why Schema and Microformats are important for website SEO".

Have a Look...!!!

About the Author: -

Ketan Raval is the nurturer of the LetsNurture web Solutions Ahmedabad. Running an IT business since 2009, providing services of web, mobile and digital marketing.

Friday, July 11, 2014

How to Add Contact Details in Contact Us Page Using Microformats.

Hello friends, Hope you are doing fine and enjoy you life. In the last post we have discussed about the basics of Microformats. What it is, why it is and where to apply???

Now It's time to come up with the types of microformats and how to use them in your website:-

For contact details: -

<div itemscope="" itemtype="">

<div itemprop="address" itemscope="" itemtype="">
<span itemprop="streetAddress"> Enter first Line of Address</span>
<span itemprop="addressLocality">Enter Street, area etc </span>
<span itemprop="addressRegion">  region name </span>
<span itemprop="postalCode">Pincode<br></span>
<span itemprop="addressCountry">Country name</span>
<span itemprop="telephone"> your Telephone no</span>
This above code will help search engine to identify the content what you have written in your website page.
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