When you are launching a fantastic new website you, like any website owner, wants the best for that website. You want it to gain traction quickly, build your brand, and most importantly grow your business. However, the reality is that without basic SEO you are going to struggle. Today, I want to introduce you to my SEO Checklist for New Websites. It's a free downloadable guide … [Read more...] about The SEO Checklist for New Websites
If you are thinking about hiring an SEO consultant, such as myself (hello!), then you are looking for help in the promotion of your website within search engines and possibly to increase the number of site conversions too. In reaching this page you've probably searched to see why you should hire an seo consultant (or something like that) because you are unsure about spending … [Read more...] about Should You Hire an SEO Expert?
Google’s update to Page Rank came as a surprise to almost everyone in the SEO industry, not least because Mr Matt Cutts, head of Google Webspam had implied no such update would occur in 2013. To give you the background, Google has generally updated the once much heralded Page Rank every three months or so approximately. However, in recent times no update has occurred – in fact, … [Read more...] about Google Page Rank is Dead
For a few years now I've written up what I think will happen in the following year for SEO and Digital Marketing, this is one of those posts and it relates to SEO in 2014. If you are wondering if my predictions come true, take a look at last years seo predictions and results, you may be surprised. So without further ramblings, which is what seems to happen in other posts of … [Read more...] about The Futures of SEO in 2014 – My Predictions
Government agencies and public bodies of all kinds are using social media tools more and more as a mechanism to disseminate information and engage with the general public. In this series of guides we will be looking at the best practice of the public sector when it comes to using Social Media effectively as an engagement tool. We will be looking at everything from what … [Read more...] about Social Media in the Public Sector – Why?