10 Ways to Get Your Website to Rank Higher on Google

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Is your website floundering in the lower reaches of the Google search results? Are you looking for ways to get ahead of your competitors and start building your business? The infographic below from The E Word gives you 10 ways you can improve the your website and rank higher on Google. […]

8 Awful Website Mistakes that are Making Your SEO Suck

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Can you find your website when you search for your related keywords on Google? Being visible on Google is key to the success of your business so if you don’t rank for your preferred keywords you should prioritise optimising your website and fixing any issues that could be affecting your performance. The infographic below from Ecreative IM gives you 8 things that will be harming your SEO. The good news is they can be easily fixed. […]

13 Reasons Why Your Website Will Fail Without SEO

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If you own a website you will no doubt be looking for ways to get more visitors to your site? More visitors means more potential customers right? SEO is a combination of techniques which aim to increase the ranking of a website on Google which, as the infographic below from y2m shows, helps to generate more traffic to your website. If you’re not investing in improving your Google ranking you can bet your competitors are. The longer you leave it the more they will push ahead of you. How long can you afford to let that happen? […]

6 Steps to Ensure Your Website Isn’t Hit by Google’s Next Update

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To ensure they are constantly delivering the most relevant and helpful content to people using their search facility, Google change their algorithm hundreds of time per year. With every impending update comes the opportunity for Google to reduce your websites ranking or remove you from the index completely. The infographic below from Attach Media shows you some differences between good and bad SEO practices. Follow the 6 good steps to ensure your site isn’t penalised. Or, if you fancy a Google penalty, follow the 6 on the bad side. […]

Social Media Marketing vs SEO: Who Wins?

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Social media marketing and SEO are two of the most commonly used marketing practices used by today’s online businesses. But which is more effective? That’s the question tackled in the infographic below from MDG Advertising. It shows which method is best for lead generation, brand awareness, visibility and engagement, but ultimately the message is that you should be using both to market your business. […]

SEO for Beginners: What it Is, Why it Matters & How it Works

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We harp on about SEO (search engine optimisation) a lot here, it’s been an integral part of the growth of our business from a one man band in the spare bedroom to an actual company with an office and employees. But what is it and how does it work? Take a look at the infographic below from Rise Interactive. It defines what SEO is, shows you why you should care about it and explains how it all works. […]

4 Techniques New Website Owners Should Use to Generate Web Traffic

By |Marketing, SEO, Social media|

So you’ve just got yourself a brand spanking new website, you’ve spent weeks crafting your text and images and you’ve just “gone live”. For any new business owner it’s a monumental occasion and one you can’t wait to share with the world. The hard work doesn’t stop there though I’m afraid! Despite a lot of customers preconceptions you don’t just magically land on the first page of Google and visitors don’t suddenly start appearing on your site. Use the first 4 techniques listed on the infographic below from Slickdot to start building traffic. Ignore the fifth, that’s just a load of rubbish! Just replace it with running a blog. […]

19 Ways to Manipulate Your Google Ranking Using Black Hat SEO

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Are you looking for a quick SEO fix and to rise above your competitors using whatever means necessary? If so, take a look at the infographic below from Animhut which gives you 19 ways to game the system. If you’ve been reading this blog for a while we would hope you answered no to that question. Using any of these tactics could land you a Google penalty and removal from their search index altogether. Who wants that? […]

SEO is Dead! Here’s What You Should be Doing Now

By |Content marketing, SEO, Social media|

We’ve been harping on for a while now that content marketing is the new SEO. CopyBlogger have taken this theory that one step further and claim that SEO is officially dead and has been replaced by the term OC / DC which stands for Optimising Content for Discovery and Conversion. Their infographic below takes you through the steps they believe have replaced the traditional SEO methods of keywords and link building. Whilst we agree with the principal, we won’t stop using the term SEO just yet. […]

6 Ways to Improve Your SEO and Boost Your Google Ranking for FREE

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We always say that SEO done the right way isn’t quick and isn’t cheap. This still holds true, but there are ways you can make small improvements to your site without spending a penny as long as your website allows you to make changes via a content management system (CMS). The infographic below from WeddingWire shows you the 6 on site changes you can make. It’s all about making sure Google knows what each page is about using keyword placement. Don’t overcook it and keyword stuff though, Google really hates that. […]