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?
Once again I have been lucky enough to be featured in .net magazine. Last time I took part in the design off section of the magazine. In issue 230, this time, an article I have written about how user experience is a part of search optimisation. The topic of Web Design and SEO working together is a question we've talked about previously a few times, including a post by Aaron … [Read more...] about User Experience Meets SEO – @NetMag Feature
SEO, or Search Engine Optimisation, is the practice of increasing your search performance using techniques such as creating quality content, creating great urls and using clean code (amongst many other things). But before we get into a bit more detail we need to think about how search engines actually work, to do this here is @mattcutts of @google talking about it. [youtube … [Read more...] about What is SEO? How Does Search Work?