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Website Optimization

Why our websites need to be mobile

I do not have a crystal ball but but over the years I am getting more aware of what is going to be happening with the internet. The growth of mobile devices is nothing new and we are seeing a rapid increase of people using their mobile to access the internet. Now the tablet market has exploded along with additional…

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) – do you need it?

If your website is competing against everyone else in your market and it is important to get higher rankings on search results, you are going to need to optimize your website. If you get more than enough work from word of mouth but you want your potential customers to see your portfolio, then you don’t need to be No 1…

Search engine optimization tips

Make more web pages of useful content on your website. PageRank is a patented trademark of link analysis algorithm, named after Larry Page and used by Google. This assigns a numerical weighting to each element of a hyperlinked set of web pages.  Hyperlinks do not create PageRank.  The only thing that creates and holds PageRank is a web page. There…

Get on websites for free.

As the internet has grown along with the introduction of web 2.0 there is a  whole manner of ways of getting on websites of various kinds from simply adding links and comments, right up to building your very own website. Building your own website First off you can now build and entire website of our own, although this is on…

How do I become number one on search engines?

It is amazing just how often I get asked this question. For many website owners they believe that if only they can be number one on a search engine for their particular product then somehow their business will become an instant success. They also get angry because their competition is rated higher than them. As a search engine optimization specialist I can empathize with…

People search for the strangest things on Google

You just typed in a trange search query to find this page. OK Here goes …. What is the most commonly searched term in Google? Well it sounds daft but the most common search is for an actual domain name, not a ‘thing’ or ‘service’ or phrase!!! For example people type in “www.domainname.com” into the Google search box instead of…

Search engine optimization using Google Chrome

The impact and secrets for internet marketing looking at Google Chrome Withe the successful launch of Google’s new browser, Google Chrome gained a 2% share of the browser market within the first day of launch. Showing a very impressive start. What I was interested in was the 30 page cartoon style document that was introduced with the launch of Google Chrome.…

Search Engine Optimization to the English market

Yes Optimization is spelt the American way not the English way of optimisation. The reason for this is simple. If you enter in the Google Search Engine ‘Optimisation’ (which is the correct English spelling.) Google will ask .. Did you mean Search Engine Optimization? The answer is yes and no. It is the Americanised spelling of the world. So this…