SEO Freelancer Costs UK Prices – Roadmap Google Ranking WordPress

SEO Freelancer Costs UK – Google Ranking Roadmap Prices for WordPress Ecommerce Websites or Local Geographical Services It’s funny how SEO and Digital managed agencies are coy about their website costs, isn’t it? As a freelancer I’m so much more flexible than any web agency, for a start I don’t legally tie you down to… Continue reading SEO Freelancer Costs UK Prices – Roadmap Google Ranking WordPress

Google Core Update 2020 Algorithm

2020 Google Algorithm December Core Update Backlink News Later today, we are releasing a broad core algorithm update, as we do several times per year. It is called the December 2020 Core Update. Our guidance about such updates remains as we’ve covered before. Please see this blog post for more about that:https://t.co/e5ZQUAlt0G — Google SearchLiaison… Continue reading Google Core Update 2020 Algorithm

SEO Consultant UK Freelance and Training

SEO Consultant UK Training – eCommerce and Local Google Ranking Celebrating 13 years of business in the year 2021. I’m guessing you’ve found this page in Google SERPs (Search Engine Results Pages) as you have searched online for keywords or a search phrase that contains one or more of the following words “SEO, Consultant, Training,… Continue reading SEO Consultant UK Freelance and Training

Find Google Analytics Universal Tracking ID Linking to Search Console

Find Google Analytics GA Universal Tracking ID Link Search Console November 2020 – I had a new client who was creating a new Google Analytics account for her website and she asked me for help. When she created the account the only option that appeared to be available was to create an account with a… Continue reading Find Google Analytics Universal Tracking ID Linking to Search Console

How Much is SEO in Somerset and UK? Costs for Local and eCommerce websites

Somerset SEO Freelance Digital Website Marketing Costs Based in Weston-super-Mare, my local SEO client reach is from Nailsea, Clevedon down to Yatton, Banwell, Worle, Weston-super-Mare town centre, Burnham, Bridgwater, Taunton and Somerset villages / M5 corridor. How Much is Local Somerset SEO and Digital Marketing? If you have a WordPress website with Yoast installed I… Continue reading How Much is SEO in Somerset and UK? Costs for Local and eCommerce websites

SEO Common Mistakes for Ecommerce Websites 2020

SEO Common Mistakes for Ecommerce Sites – and how to fix in 2020 Attention all eCommerce website owners – Google does not read images, so by just displaying images of your stock items without text means that your page is invisible to Google. No textual content on your home page – missing H1 / H2… Continue reading SEO Common Mistakes for Ecommerce Websites 2020

Website Migration – How To Retain SEO Rankings Case Study

Website Migration to WordPress – Case Study on Google SEO Fail and Fix Original post: July 2015 – Updated October 2020 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… Continue reading Website Migration – How To Retain SEO Rankings Case Study

Domain Migration Website Redesign Google Rankings SEO Zoom Consultations

SEO Zoom Consultations UK Google Rankings Small Business Zoom SEO Consultations have taken a steep increase and have overtaken Skype as the most popular platform for communicating effectively with friends, family, and clients since lockdown 2020. There are loads of benefits working together with Zoom to fix any of your website issues. Domain Migration Case… Continue reading Domain Migration Website Redesign Google Rankings SEO Zoom Consultations

Why Wix Is Bad For SEO – Migrate To WordPress For Quick Google Ranking

Why Wix Is Bad For SEO – No UK Ranking, Only Local First of all, it’s expensive to be cheap. You don’t give an expert job to an apprentice, would you? It’s better to place your trust in someone who has many years’ experience and who has no vested interest in recommending a huge change… Continue reading Why Wix Is Bad For SEO – Migrate To WordPress For Quick Google Ranking

How Much Does eCommerce SEO Cost in the UK?

Ecommerce SEO UK Freelancer Monthly Costs WordPress Magento It’s my job to make you money, it’s as simple as that. When you pay an SEO freelancer you’re getting a different experience than with an SEO agency, and always at a lower cost for many reasons; the top 3 I’d immediately identify are the office rental… Continue reading How Much Does eCommerce SEO Cost in the UK?

SEO Tips 2020 UK Freelance Consultant Advice

SEO Tips 2020 UK Freelance – Mentoring and SEO Training Google page 1 is always the aim of Search Engine Optimisation, however there is no indication of timescales and no predictions or promises can be made from any SEO company with regards to predictions of keyword rankings.  There is no way to manipulate Google, only… Continue reading SEO Tips 2020 UK Freelance Consultant Advice

Weston super Mare SEO

SEO Weston super Mare Somerset – Freelance Hire by the Hour As a freelancer the majority of my clients are UK nationwide and I rarely get the pleasure of meeting them face to face. I’m always excited to meet local clients in Weston-super-Mare and the surrounding areas from Bristol to Taunton, and I have a… Continue reading Weston super Mare SEO

‘SEO Strangers’ WordPress Week 2020 – Free Google Audit for Local Bristol Businesses

Free Google SEO Audit for Local Bristol and Somerset Businesses – ‘SEO Strangers’ WordPress Week Are you a Somerset based SME? Don’t be an SEO stranger, if we haven’t spoken before then it’s about time we got to know each other. In March 2020 I’m holding a week long event for local small business owners… Continue reading ‘SEO Strangers’ WordPress Week 2020 – Free Google Audit for Local Bristol Businesses

Google Search Terms SEO Long Tail Keywords

SEO Freelancer Google Search Terms Advice Here’s 4 reasons why you should not delve into SEO with misconceptions you can rank for a 2-keyword SEO competitive Search Phrase. Websites already ranking on Google page 1, position 1 have been there for 10 years or more. If you have a new domain under 2 years old… Continue reading Google Search Terms SEO Long Tail Keywords

30 Day SEO Booster for UK Websites 2021

SEO Booster – Google Ranking Results in 30 Days £500 + FREE Google Audit It’s not just a matter of paying me for a month’s worth of dedicated SEO and Digital Management work – you will need to contribute too. Do you just want an important question answered in a 20 minute quick chat? Book… Continue reading 30 Day SEO Booster for UK Websites 2021

How Much Does SEO Cost in UK 2021 – UK Freelancer

How Much Does SEO Cost in the UK 2021 I’m a very experienced SEO Freelance Consultant with UK and Global clients. with 12 years in the Digital Markeing industry and 20 years in Advertising – Newspaper print, eBay, Amazon, Google Ads, Facebook campaigns and UX (User Experience) – I match my skill set to your… Continue reading How Much Does SEO Cost in UK 2021 – UK Freelancer

SEO Consultant UK Offer – Free Google Website Audit

SEO Consultant UK Offer – Free Google Website Audit 2019 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… Continue reading SEO Consultant UK Offer – Free Google Website Audit

How Often Does Google Update It’s Algorithm

How Often Does Google Update It’s Algorithm – Core Updates 2019/2020 Each day, Google usually releases one or more changes designed to improve our search results. Most aren’t noticeable but help us incrementally continue to improve. Sometimes, an update may be more noticeable. We aim to confirm such updates when we feel there is actionable… Continue reading How Often Does Google Update It’s Algorithm

Long Tail Keyword Research 2019

How Many People Use Long Tail Search Phrase Keywords The specificity and low search volume of long tail keywords make them less competitive than others. That might put some people off when it comes to SEO, but it shouldn’t. That’s because the vast majority of web searches are for long tail keywords. It’s estimated that… Continue reading Long Tail Keyword Research 2019

Google Disavow for Bad Backlinks

Backlinks Do Not Rank Your Site In Google Note: ON THEIR OWN In 2018 I’m celebrating a decade of being in the SEO industry and have witnessed many large scale algorithm changes as Google evolves and changes the way websites are ranked. Primarily most changes are to exclude spammy site owners wanting to rank quickly… Continue reading Google Disavow for Bad Backlinks

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… Continue reading Video Sharing for SEO and Social Media

Google Confirms Huge Algorithm Update

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Google Confirms Broad Core Algorithm Update: The Facts & Advice Google’s Danny Sullivan confirmed today via a tweet that a new Google broad core algorithm update has rolled out. The WebmasterWorld forum has been filled with discussion about the changes. Original SEJ article here. Let’s explore what Google changed, will it last and what you… Continue reading Google Confirms Huge Algorithm Update

46 Indications Of How Google Ranks A Website

SEO Freelancer UK Consultant Shares Google Tips 1. Domain Age and Rate of Linking Google does have a patent called Document scoring based on document inception date, in which they tell us that they will often use the date that they first crawl a site or the first time they see a document referenced in… Continue reading 46 Indications Of How Google Ranks A Website

Google Search Console New Features 2018

New URL inspection tool & more in Search Console A few months ago, we introduced the new Search Console. Here are some updates on how it’s progressing. Welcome “URL inspection” tool One of our most common user requests in Search Console is for more details on how Google Search sees a specific URL. We listened,… Continue reading Google Search Console New Features 2018

2018 SEO Starter Guide by Google

Freelance SEO UK Tips – How to do basic DIY SEO in 2018 Who is this guide for? If you own, manage, monetize, or promote online content via Google Search, this guide is meant for you. You might be the owner of a growing and thriving business, the webmaster of a dozen sites, the SEO… Continue reading 2018 SEO Starter Guide by Google

Why You Need To Migrate To HTTPS

Google Chrome Marks All HTTP Websites As Insecure I’ve been nagging my clients for over a year now to migrate to HTTPS as there is documented evidence from Matt Cutts and Google that it makes a positive difference to SEO and ranking search terms in Google UK Host 34SP Explains In Detail I’ve been with… Continue reading Why You Need To Migrate To HTTPS

Basic Keyword Research

How To Choose The Right Search Phrases For Google Often when people learn that they need SEO for their website they have no idea what to target in Google. In my experience this takes 30 minutes minimum to discuss over the phone and can take up to 45 minutes – based on my experience with… Continue reading Basic Keyword Research

Free Google Website Builder 2017

Google+ Business Free Website Google will automatically use the information and photos from your Google My Business listing to create a site that you can customise with themes, photos and text. Your free site will automatically update whenever you change your business information or post new photos. Your website will also be optimised for display… Continue reading Free Google Website Builder 2017

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… Continue reading How To Hire an SEO You Can Trust

Google’s Changing Algorithmns Over The Years

Dates of Major Google Algorithm Changes The online community Reddit is a good way to while away time watching cat videos, more importantly the community offers a platform where SEO’s can chat and solve each other’s website issues. I’ve used a subreddit post and added extra information about the way Google has evolved over the… Continue reading Google’s Changing Algorithmns Over The Years

Google Search Console Update for Hacked Websites

Safe Browsing and Search Console Features If you’re interested in the tools Google provides for webmasters and developers dealing with hacked sites, this video provides a great overview. For more than nine years, Safe Browsing has helped webmasters via Search Console with information about how to fix security issues with their sites. This includes relevant… Continue reading Google Search Console Update for Hacked Websites

Google Search Tricks and Tips You Probably Didn’t Know

The Google ‘Around’ Function Search Trick One very powerful, but undocumented, search tool, is the AROUND function. If you wanted to research Barack Obama’s interactions with Australia, you could simply include both terms in a search, but you’d find thousands of articles in which these two terms may appear many paragraphs apart, and bear no… Continue reading Google Search Tricks and Tips You Probably Didn’t Know

How To Resolve A Hacked Website Google Reconsideration

How To Resolve A Hacked Website and Google Webspam Penalty Back in December 2016 I met the website owner when his Joomla! website was being migrated over to WordPress using an offshore company. Within a few weeks the website files were corrupted and the database affected, malware and a hacking situation was upon us. The… Continue reading How To Resolve A Hacked Website Google Reconsideration

Google Chrome and HTTPS January 2017 Important Update

Avoid Google Chrome Browser Warnings with https Do you have an ecommerce website that takes payments? Chrome will soon mark non-secure pages containing password and credit card input fields as Not Secure in the URL bar. Don’t take payment cards on your site? At present you are fine, but the SEO world is leaning towards… Continue reading Google Chrome and HTTPS January 2017 Important Update

Can I Get Google Sitelinks For My Website?

  Sitelinks are a powerful way to dominate the SERPs (search engine results pages), increase trust and direct targeted traffic to your site’s internal pages. But what if you don’t have sitelinks? How do you get them? In this article, I’ll explain step-by-step how to get Google sitelinks for your site. Understanding Sitelinks Before explaining… Continue reading Can I Get Google Sitelinks For My Website?

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… Continue reading 2017 WordPress Blogging Tips for SEO

Social Media – Pick and Mix Services

Content Marketing, SEO and Social Media Before work starts a target phrase / selection of keywords will be agreed. The phrase can be anything from 2 words to 4/5 words. We both check current Google rankings and add to a spreadsheet, then after the agreed tasks have been implemented we can demonstrate the success. Pick… Continue reading Social Media – Pick and Mix Services

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… Continue reading Google Maps Business 2016 New Insights

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… Continue reading Linkbuilding for SEO April 2016

Google’s Algorithmn Is Ever Changing

Google’s Algorithmn Changes Daily Google’s Algorithmn is constantly evolving, and here’s a neat little ‘Google Weather Forecast’ from our friends over at MOZ. Weather provided by MozCast The hotter and stormier the weather, the more Google’s rankings changed. Now Your First Wave of SEO is Complete – What’s Next? Clients who invest in a 30-day… Continue reading Google’s Algorithmn Is Ever Changing

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… Continue reading Incognito Google Keyword Tips

6 Design Errors That Will Damage Your SEO

Good Website Design for SEO and Google Algorithm So your website’s design is the most crucial aspect to help you close more sales. A research study titled Trust and Mistrust of Online Health Sites found that 94% of user comments are directly related to website design elements like website intros, layouts, etc. Hence there’s no… Continue reading 6 Design Errors That Will Damage Your SEO

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… Continue reading Predicted 2016 SEO Changes

2015 Google’s Search Quality Rater’s Guidelines

For many SEOs, a glimpse at the Google’s Search Quality Rater’s Guidelines is akin to looking into Google’s ranking algorithm. While they don’t give the secret sauce to rank number one on Google, they do offer some incredible insight into what Google views as quality – and not-so-quality – and the types of pages they… Continue reading 2015 Google’s Search Quality Rater’s Guidelines

4 Challenging Trends in Google Analytics Reporting

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… Continue reading 4 Challenging Trends in Google Analytics Reporting

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… Continue reading Free SEO Tips For Small Businesses 2015