SEO Video Blog

On the 19th of March, Jim Stewart appeared on Sky News Business as part of the program Switzer hosted by Australia’s leading business commentator Peter Switzer. In his interview, Jim discusses about the major SEO update for mobile devices that Google will roll out on 21st April, 2015. While Google updates are nothing new, this Read More

Google’s latest SEO change, which should get rolled out any day now will affect a lot of businesses. I have had a lot of questions from business owners about what actions they should take now. Here are the steps we are taking.   1. Brace for impact Our approach for this update is to wait Read More

Another big SEO update

Well this SEO update was unexpected. We knew it was only a matter of time before the mobile seo update would be announced but yesterday’s SEO announcement from Google took a lot of us by surprise. The main keywords you need to know from the announcement are, doorway pages, soon launch a ranking adjustment and have Read More

Mobile SEO Update Part 2

If you are in Melbourne this week, drop into the Ecommerce Conference & Expo at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre where we have a stand and say hello. Love to see you. A lot of our focus at the moment is on mobile SEO as the update is looming large. As I first reported ten days Read More

Mobile SEO Update

Last Friday I did a quick video and blog post on an announcement from Google that did not get a lot of coverage for some reason.  The Google announcement I mean, not my post. It was announced on the Google Webmaster Central blog and when you read it, it sounds like you will be rewarded Read More

eCommerce Conference & Expo Melbourne

Next week is our first conference for the year. It’s the eCommerce Conference & Expo at the Melbourne Exhibition & Conference centre (Jeff’s Shed). I’ve never even been to this conference as an attendee so I’m looking forward to it. We’ll be exhibiting there so make sure you pop in and say hello. I’ll be Read More

Mobile Search Penalties

Technically not actual penalties but they will definitely feel like it. As we’ve been saying for a while, Google will start to favour sites that are mobile friendly in mobile search. Back in January we told you about the mobile friendly warnings which is always a sure sign that Google is about to whack you. Google Read More

Good UX Is Good SEO

SEO used to be all about tricking Google and in many circles it still is. However that approach is not suitable for a business that wants to build a brand. If you’re a hit and run kind of business it’s probably fine but for most of us we’re trying to establish a long term relationship Read More

Ecommerce Systems And Google Shopping

I’ve spoken a lot about Ecommerce SEO over the years but Google released a new Adwords product late last year called Google Shopping.  They used to have a product called Product Listing Ads (PLAs) which was meh. I have to say though Google shopping is a great way for retailers to get right in front Read More

SEO Competition

Ask anyone in the office here and they’ll tell you I love a good analogy. Let’s face it, SEO can be a daunting, complex topic for a lot of people so anytime I can simplify the concepts I do.  When I talk about site health to a client quite often I’ll liken it to the vehicle Read More