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Cracking The SEO Coconut

Get hit by Penguin 3.0? It’s probably your fault.

My twitter exploded yesterday with numerous SEO bloggers screaming about Penguin 3.0. Honestly I hadn’t noticed anything because there was really little volatility in the SERPs I’m in or the ones I’m tracking currently. Nothing unusual anyway. Let’s put a quick hold on that for the second though and talk about precisely what Penguin actually . . .

Why I Will Never Sell PBN Links…

It’s all the craze, the new fashion – the word is out! Private Blog Networks are abound. Not that this is anything new… Smart SEO’s have been using networks for more than a decade. A big part of the reason they’re so popular now is because it’s become a cost-effective way for every Mom & . . .

No Link Building Is ‘Safe’

Are you a stupid person? Well are you? I’m writing this out of vented frustration, certainly there are better things to write about on my blog which I hardly have the time to touch lately. This one really takes the biscuit though.

20 UK Directories for NAP Citations

I find myself doing more and more directory submissions for Local SEO these days. The problem is that you really only want these from quality sites. Sites in bad neighbourhoods won’t do your rankings any favours.

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 . . .

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

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 . . .

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 . . .

Are .co Domains Good For SEO?

A common question that I get from clients is ‘what domains are best for SEO?’ One of the most common of which is ‘Are .co Domains Good For SEO?’ When it comes to figuring out what the best domain extensions for SEO are it depends on a few factors… One of the biggest being which . . .

SEO On A Budget

Clients often don’t realise that SEO isn’t a cheap form of inbound marketing because they have little idea about what it truly entails. There are also those out there who are more aware of the costs, but don’t really care enough to pay people a fair price for their services. I think that the vast . . .