What is Google’s Core Web Vitals and why does it matter?
May 2021 is when Google will start using Core Web Vital scores when ranking websites in search. We explain what this means for your website
Why are my Google Reviews not showing? Here’s why…
Have you noticed your Google Reviews have stopped or no new ones been added for ages? We know why – find out more…
3 Quick Ways To Improve Your Google AdWords Campaigns
Here are 3 quick tips to improve your AdWords performance immediately
When clever words might not be so clever
Why fancy language is bad news for your website and internet ad campaigns
Google’s “mobile-first indexing” explained
Had an email from Google saying “mobile-first indexing has been enabled”? Find out what this is and improve the performance of your site with some quick changes.
Can a new website rank well on Google?
We’re often asked “when will my website be #1 on Google?”. Here we summarise the results of data from Ahrefs.com…
Should you be using the new Google Search Console?
Our view on the pros and cons of the new version of Google’s Seach Console…
Two questions that will help every business make the most of Analytics
Be honest – when it comes to the website, do you really know what’s important to the business?
How to use Google Analytics for in-depth website analysis
In our previous article, we showed how to create a weekly “health check” in Analytics using Dashboards – this time, we’ll show you how to set up an in-depth analysis.
How to use Google Analytics to set up a regular website “health check”
How can you avoid getting lost in the mass of Analytics data, and instead just look at what you’re interested in? In this article we’ll explore how to create streamlined reports, known as Dashboards, suitable for a weekly “health check”.
5 Things That Don’t Help You Rank Better In Search
Here are the 5 most commonly-held misbeliefs we hear regularly about what drives search visibility and how you rank on Google…
Got a new website but it’s not showing on Google?
There are 6 common reasons that could be to blame why your new website isn’t showing up in a Google search. A regular topic of calls we receive in the studio is one that starts with the sentence ‘We’ve had a new website built by someone but it’s just not showing up when we search for it on … Continue reading Got a new website but it’s not showing on Google?
How to do Google Adwords (when you don’t have time to do Google AdWords)
If you’re thinking “I don’t have the time to manage AdWords regularly”, that shouldn’t put you off using them. Because you probably have enough time to do these 5 most influential things when you set AdWords up
Should my website be using Schema markup?
The result of collaboration between the major search engines, structured data provided in Schema.org markup gives specific information that search engines translate into “rich snippets” in search results.
Web developers: your dev sites are a hack threat
As a web developer, one of the best practice methods when maintaining or updating a website is to create a development version – and not to work on the live site. There are many reasons why this brings benefits. From design tweaks and testing of new functionality through to trying concept ideas without it affecting … Continue reading Web developers: your dev sites are a hack threat
Can You Optimise a 1-Page Website For Search?
We often get asked if a 1-page website can still rank well in search. It can – but with the foundation of the clearest consumer understanding, not by deploying “SEO magic”
Be a better searcher: Google Search Operators
Be a pro at searching on Google. Know the rules and make your search more specific with these top tips…
What is Google Search Console?
Here are our top 5 reasons why anyone who has a business website should use Google’s Search Console