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Google Algorithm UPDATE – Dubbed ‘Google Pigeon’: Solves Yelp Problem and Boosts Local Directories

By |July 28th, 2014|

Google released a new algorithm update last Thursday and it has since been referred to as the ‘Pigeon Update’. Google said to Search Engine Land that the change had no official name, though as this change to the algorithm is considered a significant one, the guys over at Search Engine Land decided to call it […]

20 Most Popular SEO Terms and Their Definitions

By |July 24th, 2014|

There are lots of Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) terms out there, as you’d expect, and you could be lost in a tangle of inexplicable acronyms before you know it. However don’t fret; we’ve hooked you up with the most popular terms in the industry and decoded what their definitions are.

301 redirect

A 301 redirect is […]

“All time low” for Yahoo as Search Share Falls Below 10 Percent

By |July 21st, 2014|

comScore U.S are about to release their market share data for June, and, for Yahoo, it doesn’t look pretty. According to financial analyst notes, released early, the numbers also indicate that desktop search declined for the fifth consecutive month after a period of growth in mid-2013.

The headline that stands out amongst the rest however […]

The Tandem of Paid & Organic – How You Can Maximize the Value of Both

By |July 16th, 2014|

We’re currently in the process of seeing mobile organic searches overtaking that of it’s father – the desktop. Over the past few years digital marketing has been fragmented across different devices (mobile, tablet and desktop) as well as further dividing between different platforms (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest etc.). This has certainly made digital marketing […]

Some bad link building habits that you should really break

By |July 9th, 2014|

If you’ve been in the SEO game for a while, you might remember the good old days of link building – all you really had to do was submit your site/article/details to a few directories and BAM – you had 100 links inside 24 hours. Good times.

Though times changes, and SEOers should be the […]

Matt Cutts: Google Reconsideration Requests May Be More Detailed In Future

By |June 12th, 2014|

Matt Cutts, Google’s Head of Search Spam, announced at SMX Advanced that they are updating how they handle reconsideration rejection requests – using more details from Google Search Quality analysts. This means that when a Google search quality representative reviews and responds to a reconsideration request with a rejection, they now have a new […]