when_sharing_cant_wait_until_laterHow to Hack Your Social Sharing Strategy (for free) in 3 Easy Steps!

Sharing is pretty-much what social media is all about – trying to gain traction on any of the social networks without sharing interesting and relevant content is like trying to take photos with the lens cap still on! However, the … Continue reading

Title Tag OptimisationHow to Structure Title Tags for SEO

In my 9 years experience in digital marketing I’ve been asked just about every question about Title tags and Meta Data you can imagine. From broad “how do you write the best page title for SEO” down to “How many … Continue reading

Google Manual ActionManual Penalty Removal & Recovery – Part 2 – What Constitutes a Link Penalty?

Welcome to the second of this five part series covering the fundamental principles of Google manual penalties. In part one I discussed various factors to help improve your overall understanding of manual action. In part two I’m going to cover … Continue reading

Verified Local Business BadgeConnect a Google+ Business Page with a Google Maps Listing

At long last Google have finally provided webmasters with a much anticipated feature, the ability to connect a Google+ Business page with a verified Google Maps listing. For some time now many businesses have been forced to operate Google+ Business … Continue reading

Payday Loans RejectedGoogle Payday Loan Algorithm 2.0 and Panda 4.0 Roll-Out Confirmed

In two announcements via Twitter last night, Google’s Matt Cutts confirmed the roll-out of two algorithm updates, the Payday Loan Algorithm 2.0 and Panda 4.0. Over the past couple of weeks there has been a lot of talk within the … Continue reading

Google Manual ActionManual Penalty Removal & Recovery – Part 1 – Understanding Manual Action

Welcome to the first in a five part series in which I’ll cover the whys and hows of Google manual penalties. Manual webspam penalties can significantly limit organic search visibility therefore substantially limiting organic reach. In certain instances the severity … Continue reading

Google Pokemon ChallengeApril Fools’ 2014 Pranks from Google, Bing & Best of the Rest!

It’s the beginning of April which means only one thing, it’s April Fools’ Day! Every year various divisions of Google, Bing and companies worldwide take part in April Fools’ pranks, each year trying to outwit the last. This year is … Continue reading

HP SERP GeneratorHow to Extract a List of All URLs Indexed by Google for Your Website

Sometimes you just want to know which pages of your website Google have within their huge index of URLs. Perhaps you need this information for a site migration to ensure all those important redirects are handled correctly. Perhaps you need … Continue reading

spiderKeyword Research Strategy: Use all your Senses

For centuries, boffins have asked: When we look out on the world, do we see things as they really are, or are we limited to only what we see and hear (and smell) as representations of an unknowable reality? SEOs … Continue reading

Relaunch ButtonThe Website Re-Launch/Migration SEO Checklist

Picture this – you’ve spent what seems like forever planning the design and build of an all singing all dancing website. You’ve built your shiny new website covering all possible on-page SEO factors to ensure your website is uber search … Continue reading