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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5 Examples of Brilliant Marketing Campaigns From Boring Brands

5 Examples of Brilliant Marketing Campaigns From Boring Brands

Marketing is no longer the strict domain of retailers battling over the next ‘must have’ consumer item. With the rise of the internet, and greater competition, all industries need to undertake marketing their brand and services or they will sink and disappear. Previously, sectors within the non-tangible industries like financial […]

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5 Lessons from Brands Using Twitter to get Followers and Boost Business

5 Lessons from Brands Using Twitter to get Followers and Boost Business

If you’re a brand and you aren’t using Twitter, I have to ask, why not? The majority of businesses have already jumped on Twitter because it is a free channel to promote their business and connect with their customers. Twitter has 100 million active daily users, which means there is […]

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How to Find Out if your Site was Hit by Mobilegeddon

How to Find Out if your Site was Hit by Mobilegeddon

It’s been a few weeks since Google rolled out its mobile-friendly algorithm, aptly dubbed ‘Mobilegeddon’. The algorithm, designed to improve the mobile browsing experience, has boosted traffic for ‘mobile-friendly’ websites, while penalising those that aren’t optimised for mobile devices. Google has been concerned with mobile-friendly content for a while now, […]

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6 Must-Know Changes to Google’s Search Engine Results Pages

6 Must-Know Changes to Google’s Search Engine Results Pages

Google has made a number of important changes to how they rank and display results in their search engine results pages over the last six months. Some you might have heard about and others you might not. Either way, it’s important to know whether your site has suffered or benefitted […]

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68 Must-Know Tips from SEJ Summit London 2015

68 Must-Know Tips from SEJ Summit London 2015

Search Engine Journal, in partnership with Search Metrics held their first event outside the USA on Tuesday 12 May with London, England the destination. Two lucky Receptionals were fortunate enough to be invited to the event at the Ham Yard Hotel in Soho and we’ve brought back 68 tips from […]

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20 Crucial Tips from Search London: PR and ROI Insights

20 Crucial Tips from Search London: PR and ROI Insights

This month’s Search London event focused on PR and the ROI of Keyword Research Data. From advising upon how brands can earn links from tops sites like Mashable to structuring keyword data to identify opportunities. SEO Marketing Consultant Arik Johnstone spent the evening at last month’s event and has written […]

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How to Write the Perfect Blog Post: a Simple 8 Step Formula

How to Write the Perfect Blog Post: a Simple 8 Step Formula

You will have heard that ‘blogging’, or writing a blog, is a key element of effective digital marketing. Blogging is crucial for a variety of reasons; it’s a great way to publish fresh content on your site, it helps your site to rank for relevant keywords and attract traffic, and […]

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How Retailers Can Skyrocket Sales With Google Ad Customizers

How Retailers Can Skyrocket Sales With Google Ad Customizers

Ad Customizers were released in quarter 4 of 2014. Despite them being around for a few months now, they are still rarely used by paid search advertisers, which is a shame as they are proving to be hugely effective at driving more conversions. If you’re a retail advertiser with a […]

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