local-search-results

How is Local Search Ranking Determine by Google?

Do you want to boost your small businesses ranking in the local search results. Then you have to know what Google is looking for. Once upon a time when you started a business you could list your business in Yellow Pages or Thompsons Local. Or whatever local phone book you had available and wait for the telephone to ring. In…
Read More...
Woman Surfing Internet on mobile phone

Will Mobile-First Indexing Affect You?

Mobile-First Indexing The new buzz word or in this instance, three words as the case may be, around the Internet savvy is Google's "Mobile-First Indexing".  You may have heard someone drop the term in passing or just caught a glimpse of it in the paper. The question on everyone's lips "is does it affect me and if so how?" For…
Read More...
Search Engine Optimization

What is Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Search Engine Optimization is in some ways, your websites social interaction in cyber space. The first time someone comes across your website it is the first impression that counts. You have 10 seconds or less to grab the site visitor’s attention and create a rapport with them that will lead them to your end goal or…
Read More...

Is Search Engine Submission Necessary?

The simple answer is no - search engine submission isn’t necessary. The majority of search engines nowadays (most notably Google) crawl and index pages by following links. Using that logic, a single inbound link from any already-indexed page will identify your page to the engine. Subsequently, if that page links to other pages within your site, they will also be indexed… and…
Read More...

Absolute Links vs. Relative Links – SEO Value

The debate between absolute links and relative links continues to live on in the SEO world. The individual significance of each has been contested, but it is widely regarded that absolute links provide better SEO value on the whole than relative links. Many believe that absolute links have less potential for getting messed up when search engines index your page. It shouldn’t…
Read More...

Incorporation of Company Branding and SEO

SEO is not an exact science. This becomes apparent when trying to incorporate both SEO and branding into a strategy. This process is finicky to say the least. On the one side, SEO deals with the placement of keywords and phrases. On the other side, branding deals with company loyalty and culture. Incorporating both sides dilutes the prominence of both. But eliminating…
Read More...
Is your SEO specialist willing?