Celebrated alongside the US Independence Day, Independents' Day is all about celebrating Independent businesses that ROCK! In my case I am not only celebrating my own business, but the business I work for Smithfields a Paid Media Agency who also now offer SEO in Manchester. In addition I am also celebrating all the fabulous Indies that I love to support, folks like Paper … [Read more...] about Happy Independents’ Day 2018
23% of you will hate what I am about to say, 13% will be ambivalent, 55% will will agree with all you have (and 6% of those will be violently passionate about what I am saying) and very few of you will have noticed those numbers are made up and don’t add up to 100%… Now I have your attention for a few more seconds, let me tell you something — BIG DATA IS OFTEN CRAP! It’s not … [Read more...] about Why Big Data Can Be A Big ZERO
The world of SEO and Digital Marketing has a bad name, not just because years ago people bought tons of links and spammed forums and email inboxes but because there were (and are) dumbass marketers who are dishonest. I won't call them liars but they just aren't honest, so here are some common questions I get that I feel deserve an honest answer. 1) Is WordPress SEO friendly out … [Read more...] about SEO Questions for Clients Honestly Answered
We are just at the end of the first week of 2018 and it has struck me that 2018 is going to be a little different for SEO and the web world. So let's take a quick look at what is on the horizon for your online business and what you need to watch out for this year. 1) SERPs Keep ChangingIt will be no different to other years, search engine results pages will keep … [Read more...] about Top SEO Trends for 2018
What actually is social media scheduling? Well, I can tell you it's a lot simpler than writing time slots in your diary to remind you to open Twitter and post that very important tweet at exactly 6.15pm. Social media scheduling, rather, does all that hard work for you. Using an external website or app – for example Hootsuite or Buffer – you can set up a queue of posts, give … [Read more...] about Should You Be Scheduling Your Social Media?