9 SEO Tips for a Successful Site Migration or Re-design

9 SEO Tips for a Successful Site Migration or Re-design

Site migration or a re-design could mean a number of different things. New look, new content, new URLs, new CMS, different domain or new hosting. Whatever the case may be, in terms of search engine optimisation (SEO) your strategy for handling the switchover is mostly about damage control, but it’s […]

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7 Easy Steps to Perfectly Optimise Your Images

7 Easy Steps to Perfectly Optimise Your Images

When it comes to SEO, optimising images is often considered low priority, when actually, they can be extremely influential in improving your site’s click-through rate (CTR), bounce rate and, ultimately, your ranking. According to HubSpot, content with relevant images get 94% more views than content without relevant images. However, this doesn’t […]

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The Key to Succeeding with your Local SEO

The Key to Succeeding with your Local SEO

It may be easy to believe that normal SEO activity will give you the results you want, no matter the business, but this is simply not true. Local SEO is very different to on-page SEO and requires particular attention to ensure that your locations get the right exposure in the […]

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10 Common Schema Problems and How to Fix Them

10 Common Schema Problems and How to Fix Them

We recently talked about rich snippets, aka structured data or schema.org, and how implementing them can benefit your website by attracting more visits. Google’s documentation on how it uses schema has significantly improved over the years, but it still leaves many searching in the murky waters of micro-data for solid […]

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How to Prepare your Site for Google’s Upcoming ’Posts’ Feature

How to Prepare your Site for Google’s Upcoming ’Posts’ Feature

You might not have noticed, but lately verified individuals and organisations have been able to post text, images and videos directly to Google, with results appearing instantly in related search results in a card-like format which can be shared on social media. At the moment the mysterious new feature is […]

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Rich snippets for stupid people, and, errr… you

Rich snippets for stupid people, and, errr… you

Rich Snippets display additional, small content snippets from webpages within Search Engine Results Pages (SERPs) using structured data to mark-up content. Google introduced Rich Snippets to their results in May 2009, serving as a ‘sneak preview’ of Google Search results by adding extra information to a search listing that helps […]

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8 Common SEO Myths Exposed

8 Common SEO Myths Exposed

Search engines such as Google update their algorithm hundreds of times each year. For SEOs, it is a never ending task staying ahead of the curve. With every change to Google’s algorithm, there exists the potential for a massive shift in what constitutes best practice. If you’re not involved in […]

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12 Simple SEO Checks To Make On Your Site

12 Simple SEO Checks To Make On Your Site

Search engine optimisation (SEO) can be quite a daunting subject. Business owners generally don’t understand the importance of SEO, and many businesses I work with still struggle to realise the huge return of investment to be had with a solid foundation for SEO. SEO isn’t going anywhere, it’s just evolving. […]

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11 Factors That Could Be Killing Your Rankings

11 Factors That Could Be Killing Your Rankings

Have you been sold the dream by an agency promising to rank your site in the number one placing in Google for all your money-making keywords, only to find they didn’t even get you onto page one? Perhaps you once ranked really well in Google but now find yourself struggling […]

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6 Super Simple Local SEO Strategies for Small to Medium-Sized Businesses

6 Super Simple Local SEO Strategies for Small to Medium-Sized Businesses

As the sheer number  of businesses setting up new websites grows every day, it can be tough for the small- to medium-sized business to stand out. Local SEO has grown massively in recent years, thanks to the rise in smartphone usage, providing search results that are relevant to a user […]

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