The Panda Fallout – Has Google Missed The Mark?

We have been sitting back and waiting to see what the fallout has been from the Google “Panda” update. At first almost everyone talked about content farms and scrapers being the ones that were going to get hit, but now it seems there have been a lot of other innocent bystanders that have been caught in the …

How to get more reviews from your customers

In terms of SEO, customer reviews are the latest thing that you can do to improve your position in Google. They are highly visible, and it seems that Google is using them to determine the best businesses to rank. So how can you get your customers to review your business? A stellar service – Obviously …

Skip Hire SEO – 9 Ways to improve your position in Google

Skip Hire and rubbish removal is one of the hottest industries currently on the web. Just a quick look at Google shows over 4 million results for the search Skip Hire alone, compared to Plumbing which is around 2 million. As Google Places is the new Yellow Pages, it makes sense for businesses to work …

Attention Interest Desire Action in Keyword Choices

AIDA is an acronym used in marketing that describes the stages a buyer goes through when purchasing a product.   A – Attention (Awareness): They have become aware of a need for a product or service I – Interest: They have become interested in a group of products or services. D – Desire: They want …

From Matt Cutts: The Best Places To Get Good BackLinks

As we are scouting around for the best ways to improve the off page SEO of our website. We thought we would quickly list some of the things that Matt Cutts has said on his blog about the best use of your time. Useful List of Link Building Techniques Provide a useful one-time service. It …

Google helps Egypt protestors

Over the weekend Google came up with the idea of a speak-to-tweet service giving anyone with a voice connection the ability to tweet. Google acquired Say Now last week, and claim to have worked over the weekend to make this idea a reality. Google say; It’s already live and anyone can tweet by simply leaving a voicemail …

Is Bing copying Google?

There have been some reports over at Search Engine Land that Bing may be Copying Google’s results. What seems to be actually happening, and what Bing have admitted to, is that they use information from Explorer’s users to generate results in Bing. Harry Shum, Corporate VP at Bing said they use; clickstream data we get …

Direct Mail vs SEO

So, should you spend $1000 on a Direct Mail campaign, or should you spend $1000 on being number one? There are a lot of things to consider, and it shouldn’t necessarily be an either/or proposition. However there are some cases when it is clearly worthwhile spending the money on one or the other. Both Direct …

5 Top Web Design Posts

We thought we would list some top blog posts that we think need deserve some recognition. Theme Nation, How to Build a WordPress Theme Part 1 How to create a wordpress theme from scratch in 3 parts coverin Structuring, designing in Photoshop, slicing, coding into fully css based html, and finally wordpress implementation. Premium WordPress …