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Latest ranking factors report from SEMRush is packed with great SEO insights

The latest ranking factors report from SEMRush is based on a study of 600,000+ keywords in local databases. It provides a very useful insight into the 12 most prominent and controversial factors, chosen to shed light on what really impacts search results The main goal of the study was to identify any consistent patterns in […]

Web design versus SEO part 1 – resolving the conflict

Whenever you commission a new website design various stakeholders will be pushing for particular features or content. This is part and parcel of the planning stage of web design. Two needlessly conflicting areas are balancing good web design versus SEO (search engine optimisation). There is no doubt that a graphic designer without much web experience […]

Content marketing and SEO – part 2 – promoting content

In our earlier blog post we covered the importance of creating quality content on your website. To create content that is worth someone stopping and reading takes time to do well: Writing content that that is interesting, informative and engaging. Boosting the content with good quality, relevant images, video, infographics etc. Boosting the content with […]

Content marketing and SEO – part 1 – creating the content

Content marketing is a frequently heard buzzword, but often misunderstood. Do it right and it can help boost the quality and quantity of your website traffic which is what every website owner wants. It’s generally a positive thing for your website rankings if you regularly add fresh content to your website. It signals to Google […]

How to write quality content for SEO

Quality content for SEO is fast replacing all those old, slightly dubious, techniques. Some still cling to these tricks but Google is finding ways of rooting them out and downgrading the websites that use them. While there are still plenty of technical challenges and work to be done on the latest SEO techniques, quality content […]

A three step guide to keyword research for SEO after changes to Google keyword planner

In an earlier blog post we covered the importance of finding long tail keywords to include in your website. As well as explaining your products and services to human visitors, the words you use signal to search engines what your website is about and what search terms trigger its display in search engine results pages […]

Long tail keywords: what they are and why you need them on your website

In this blog posting we’re covering the importance of long tail keywords, why you need them on your website and how you find them. Long tail keywords are phrases of about three or four words which are specific to whatever you are selling or promoting. Whenever someone uses a highly specific search phrase, they tend […]

Can social media boost search engine ranking and SEO?

If you have a business website then it’s likely you’ll also have social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter. Apart from time to update and setup, social media sites are free and have the potential to generate interest in products or services if used properly. They can also be a great way to launch […]

Choosing your SEO company

SEO stands for “search engine optimization” and choosing your SEO company wisely can help boost your business. SEO is not a simple, one size fits all process and can mean different things to different businesses and website owners. While each situation is unique, knowing a little more about SEO basics can help you become a […]

SEO case study – lifting the rankings from nowhere to Page 1 on Google

A recent project for web development and SEO (search engine optimization) has been the UK record shops directory All Good Record Shops. At the time of writing, the website is currently halfway up page 1 on Google. Thus is after being effectively unranked (over position 100) as a new website for important keywords at the […]

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