Ignore The Naysayers

Ignore The Naysayers
We all come across people in our lives that don’t believe in us. It’s never an easy thing to experience when a family member or friend brushes off your aspirations and dreams as being ‘unrealistic’ or ‘stupid’. The truth is that these people often live in fear of you becoming something that they want to ...

Reverse Engineering Rankings

Reverse Engineering Rankings
One of the things I really hate about the on-going disagreement and war of words in our industry is that it means people lose sight of some of the best tactics for ranking your site. I know a lot of people who still do this tactic I’m about to explain and yet this topic is ...

HTTPS A Ranking Factor, So What?

HTTPS A Ranking Factor, So What?
I thought this would be a great topic to tackle for the first in a series of posts called ‘so what?’ where I’ll be blotting my own thoughts and some real common sense against the news/buzz of the day.

Rank Up With These 65+ PBN Resources 2

Rank Up With These 65+ PBN Resources
You may really want to create your own private blog network for SEO purposes. Thing is that knowing everything you need is tricky, it’s tough to find the right information and let’s face it people keep pretty hush hush about this…

Why SEO Needs To Get Back To Optimisation 4

Why SEO Needs To Get Back To Optimisation
Search Engine Optimisation is by definition a process, optimisation is defined as such; The act of rendering optimal; “In an optimization problem we seekvalues of the variables that lead to an optimal value of the function that is to be optimized” This means that SEO is a process. It is not a product that can ...

Momentum & Productivity: A Theory 1

Momentum & Productivity: A Theory
Woah cool title bro. Well, I couldn’t think of anything else to name this post and assuming it actually did enough to grab your attention then congratulations because you’re awesome! In this second post in my mission to enlighten the world with the wonder that is self-help I want to talk about a novel concept ...

White, Black or Grey Hat SEO: Tiered Link Building

White, Black or Grey Hat SEO: Tiered Link Building
Don’t worry, this isn’t another comprehensive post on tiered link building… Plenty of people have done those, and done a very good job at explaining how to do it and what software you need. No, this post isn’t a comprehensive guide… It’s more of a topic for discussion. You see I often have clients asking ...

Research Or Bust

Research Or Bust
In business when it comes to being successful you need to have ‘product market fit’. What this is exactly is when your product, service or what have you actually has a market. Marketing as a whole is just the sum of three parts: - Finding out what problem you are solving. - Finding out who ...

The Best Of SEO June 2014

The Best Of SEO June 2014
I am a really fussy reader and prefer to just test things out and see what happens, what works and what doesn’t… There are a few blogs and places I frequent though. The sort of places that I know I’m going to learn something or it’s just going to be a good read. On the ...

How To Increase Your Search Traffic With Webmaster Tools

How To Increase Your Search Traffic With Webmaster Tools
A few weeks ago I was checking my sites Analytics and Google Webmaster Tools accounts as I do on a fairly regular basis. One of the main things I check are my organic search queries and (not provided) by accessing Webmaster Tools and linking it with my Google Analytics account. This gives you back some ...