SEO Presentation at The Hive Weston-super-Mare 2017

Business Club Meeting SEO Presentation August 2017 I’ve got 9 years website marketing experience and delivering in house SEO training courses. I also work as a freelancer whereby people can hire me by the hour to solve a Google Analytics problem, or simply to discuss why they are not ranking in search engines. Before I […]

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DIY SEO Presentation – Federation of Small Businesses

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DIY SEO Presentation – Federation of Small Businesses This is a blog post about the presentation at the Oak Tree Event Venue (next to the Speedway track) in Somerset which was organised by the Federation of Small Businesses. To begin – 3 Questions Who has heard of SEO? Who has heard of the phrase content […]

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How To Hire an SEO You Can Trust

Hiring SEO help can make or break your company. A good SEO will get you on the path to making money online, but a bad SEO could cripple any existing search traffic you get. It’s important to choose carefully, and that’s what I want to show you how to do today. If you’re thinking about […]

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2017 Semantic Google Search – On Page SEO

Is Google Giving Up Keywords? But is Google really giving up on keywords, and should SEOs do the same? What exactly does “optimizing for relevance” mean, how do you do it, and can you rely on it alone? How, after all, does semantic search work, and where do you get started? This article is an […]

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Can You Explain Your SEO Methods in 2017?

How Much and How Long Will It Take Me To Get To Google Page 1 These are the 2 most common questions that I get asked several times a week so I decided to write this blog post to give you the same answer I tell everyone. Read my 30 Day SEO Booster schedule here. […]

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30 Day SEO Booster for UK Websites

Bespoke SEO Booster – Results in 30 Days It’s not just a matter of paying me £400 for a month’s worth of dedicated SEO work – you will need to contribute too. Some clients just say “Get on with it” and other clients want to learn what I do along the way, which one are […]

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Ahrefs Advice on Choosing The Right Keywords 2017

How To Choose The Right Keywords for Organic Google Ranking Many keyword tools (Ahrefs included) are trying to solve it for you by showing some sort of “keyword difficulty” or “keyword competitiveness” metric – but can you rely on their judgement? Well, the goal of the article that goes below is to give you a […]

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2017 WordPress Blogging Tips for SEO

Somerset SEO Services and Google WordPress Blogging Here’s how I help companies in Somerset with SEO when they own a WordPress website. I take written content and tweak for search engines. There’s no one better to write about your business than yourself. When I rewrite your content this is what keeps kicking your keywords and […]

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SEO Results Directly Correlate With Investment

Investment in SEO Over 3 Months – An Outline Often on People Per Hour I will see jobs with the budget set of £50/£100 a month for Google page 1 SEO. I’m writing this blog post to outline why this is not achievable as this is a very common scenario for companies with an extremely […]

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Google Maps Business 2016 New Insights

Get Better Insights With Google My Business Search engines have become the most popular way for people to find info about local businesses1 – and millions of business owners rely on Google My Business to reach new customers on Google Search and Maps. In fact, the average well-maintained Google My Business listing gets five times […]

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Useful Keyboard Shortcuts for SEO

SEO Keyboard Shortcuts to increase your productivity The top 3 I use daily and consistantly are to highlight a portion of text and then CTRL+C to copy, CTRL+V to paste that copied text, or CTRL+X to delete the selected text. How to view a website as it’s mobile version in Firefox When you are using […]

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Why You Need Text On Your Homepage – Proof

Essential SEO Requirement – Content On Your Website You must have text on your homepage to rank in Google. As high as possible, not hidden away at the bottom as an afterthought – Google reads every webpage from the top to bottom, and towards the top is the most important. I’m writing this blog post […]

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Linkbuilding for SEO April 2016

Linkbuilding – How Soon Will It Help SEO? The truth is, a new link doesn’t affect rankings immediately. That makes it hard to tie an individual link to SERP rankings increases, since there will usually be several other links and on-page changes made to a target page between the time when you get that first […]

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Incognito Google Keyword Tips

In this post we will look at 5 free SEO tools from Google 1) Adwords Keyword Planner The most obvious place to start your keyword research is with Google’s very own keyword research tool. To use the Keyword Planner you will need to create an Adwords account, but don’t worry, that’s free! How do you […]

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Free SEO Website Audit 2017

Fancy a free SEO audit for your website? I’m offering a free website audit* for websites which is not an automated report, it’s a manual handwritten bespoke document detailing areas for improvement for SEO and also conversion tips – sometimes it’s not about increasing traffic volumes, more a case of converting the traffic that’s already […]

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Predicted 2016 SEO Changes

What’s Going To Be The Best SEO Trend of 2016 There are several SEO trends that continue to gather more and more steam, and they will probably shape 2016 in one way or another. 1. User engagement is SEO 2.0. This has two aspects to it: User engagement signals are becoming more and more important […]

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SEO Statistics Every Marketer Should Know About in 2015

SEO Statistics Every Marketer Should Know About in 2015 by Matthew Capala on November 6, 2015 Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is an ever-changing industry. What’s hot and relevant one month might not be the next. Business owners and marketers need to stay current on trends in SEO if they want to be at the top of their game. One of […]

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Video Sharing for SEO and Social Media

Video Sharing for SEO and Social Media Before you action any of the suggestions below I strongly recommend you read my blog post on SEO optimised title and descriptions for Video SEO. Here are some suggestions to create and distribute video content. There are video platforms, social networks focusing on video, and video apps for […]

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4 Challenging Trends in Google Analytics Reporting

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Content may be king, but with HTTPS migrations, the prevalence of mobile, the increasing importance of site speed, and countless other recent developments, the world of technical SEO has been seeing more than its fair share of shakeups recently. And while marketers are being pressured more than ever to report on ROI and use data […]

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Race Night Downloads Case Study Website Redesign

How To Retain SEO Rankings With A New Website Design One of my clients www.racenightservices.co.uk had always been a strong contender in Google over the years for numerous page 1 keywords relating to race night DVDs and more importantly Race Night Downloads. It was a critical business decision since April 2015’s ‘Mobilegeddon’ update by Google – […]

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Block Semalt free-share-buttons.com Google Analytics Ghost Referrals

Fix Ghost Referrals in Google Analytics “Wow, that’s great! Somebody is linking to my website and I’m getting a lot of referrals from there!” But the reality is not that good – You actually aren’t getting any traffic. There are no visitors coming to your website from referring website. And what’s worse, it’s messing up […]

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Free SEO Tips For Small Businesses 2015

Free SEO Tips For Small Businesses 2015 These are all simple and free to implement, it’s just a case of allocating the time to put them into practice. If time is what you are struggling to allocate to your workload, contact me for a bespoke quote tailor made for your website and industry. Think content […]

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How To Optimise YouTube Channel for SEO

How To Optimise Your YouTube Channel for SEO Since meeting Emma from BizRocks Magazine on Twitter, I contributed an article which was published in July’s issue. Here’s a step-by-step simple walkthrough on how to link your website to your YouTube channel, verify ownership, enter your channel keywords and link to your social media accounts. Channel […]

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SEO Optimise Your Video on YouTube

How to SEO Optimise Your Video on YouTube Everyone knows how essential SEO is to promote websites in Google and other search engines such as Bing, Yahoo and AOL. Not everyone knows that Google owns You Tube – did you? Your Google account has a wealth of free tools and access to many features ready […]

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WordPress SEO Free Tips

Using WordPress SEO Plugin Yoast This plugin, created by WordPress consultant and developer Joost de Valk, has emerged as the go-to search engine optimization tool for WordPress users. What I like is the framework it offers on the page, post, and media library to improve the attributes used by search engines to rank pages. Although […]

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Searches in eBay have elements of Google search

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Did you know that searches in eBay have elements of Google search? I used to sell 12″ DJ records on eBay. I would conduct competitor research and I saw other people on eBay would sell Michael Jackson – Billie Jean by calling their listing simply ‘Michael Jackson – Billie Jean’ My listing title was is […]

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