How to block bad incoming links

Is your website ranking badly?

Or have you just purchased a previously used domain and fear it could struggle to rank?

A few years ago, Google updated its algorithm that determines the rank of your website, one of those changes was to penalise sites that had bad incoming links.

A large proportion of the websites that were affected were illegitimate, or spammy websites.

Therefore the change was a success.

But we’re now a few years on and those who have done a little bit of research on optimising their website, know that quality links from other websites will help immensely with your page ranking. [Read more…]

5 reasons your content isn’t increasing subscribers

Is your website not turning readers into subscribers?

Have you been creating content but nothing seems to be moving forward?

Well today is your lucky day! I will talk you through 5 common reasons why content doesn’t work for some companies, and tell you how you can fix it!

Are you ready to get started? Let’s jump in! [Read more…]

8 rules for writing content on the internet

Are you creating content on your website?

Are you not seeing any growth as a direct result of your content?

Then it could be that your content is not written in a suitable way for the internet.

This article will tell you how to format your content for the web to get the best results. [Read more…]

21 ways to make your website suck!

Running a website that actually works for your company is not an easy feat.

Yet there are a lot of ways that will make sure your website, well… suck.

Let’s get started!

#1 – Give no indication who you are

It is surprising how often companies and individuals don’t have an ‘about us’ page.

This page gives your visitors an obvious location to find out who you are, and how you can help them. [Read more…]

Is search engine optimisation dead?

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) has been a hot topic for many years.

Let’s face it; everyone wants to be number one on Google for a one word term that describes their business.

The ‘old fashioned’ way of doing SEO was pretty easy. You had the guys who would do things properly and get you up the rankings on Google by creating fresh content.

But as always, you got (LOTS of) other businesses who got you to the number one slot the easy way. [Read more…]

The truth about owning a website, and what to watch out for!

Are you a first time website owner?

Have you got a website that doesn’t seem to be meeting your requirements?

This article will discuss what first time owners expect their website to achieve and why the website often doesn’t meet those expectations. [Read more…]

How to optimise the content of your website for Google search

Are your blog posts search engine friendly?

Have you taken the time to optimise your pages for Google search?

If not, then this article will take you through the basics of editing your page so the search engines like Google and Bing will index your page for the correct terms.

This isn’t a golden bullet to get your page to the top of Google, however the practices mentioned in this article will point your website in the right direction. [Read more…]

10 reasons why companies don’t blog – and why they are wrong

There are a huge number of companies and organisations that don’t create content on their website, and don’t understand why they should.

This is not uncommon.

Yet the companies who are blogging or creating regular posts on their website are reaping the rewards while the rest make excuses.

In this article I want to highlight some of the common excuses and reasons that a company doesn’t create consistent online articles, and why they should. [Read more…]

How to get your Facebook page higher in Google and Facebook search

Every business that uses Facebook will want their pages to be high up in the list when someone searches for your brand on either Google, or Facebook search.

However by creating a page, you don’t automatically receive the rights to be at the top of the search results.

This article will take you through the steps required to optimise your pages for search engines. [Read more…]