Speed & SEO More Important Than Ever

There’s been a lot of announcements and information coming from Google in recent times. Last week we had them share that 60% of users will abandon a page if it takes 3 seconds or longer to load.  Then the news that the released Google Search Quality Raters Guide is telling the raters that they must look at Read More

SEO 2016 – State Of Search

UPDATE: Video transcript available for ‘SEO 2016 – State Of Search’. What?! Already? Yep, don’t blame me, blame Google. Yesterday at the State of Search Conference Gary Illyes told the audience what to watch out for next year. My 5 takeaways from State Of Search Updates I’ve been watching the excellent and at times, unforgiving Read More

SEO & WordPress Permalinks

UPDATE: Video transcript available for ‘SEO & WordPress Permalinks’. I’m nearing the completion of our BloggersSEO System and I wanted to share an easy win with you, that I had this week and how it has managed to double the traffic of one blogger .  We always pay attention to Search Engine Friendly URLs but Read More

SEO Agencies still buying bad backlinks

UPDATE: Video transcript available for ‘SEO Agencies still buying bad backlinks’. After I’d recorded last week’s regular show we found a client received a parting gift from the former SEO. They’d implanted hidden code into the site that had the effect of removing their site from Google. Pretty nasty. I’ve documented it here and part Read More