Google Penguin will now only devalue bad/spammy links instead of demoting a page or a website because of spammy/bad links. This is a developing story, so we’ll probably have more details later this week – but something has just happened over at Google that has massive implications for SEO… The heavy-handed costs of “over-doing it”…

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Wondering what’s up with local search rankings lately-‘Possum’ – Google’s local algorithm update. What was the Google latest update? All the evidence seems to indicate this particular update only impacted ranking in the 3-pack and Local Finder (AKA the local results or Google Maps results). I believe the main purpose of the update was to…

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This post will seem a bit contradictory – as we’ll be the first to tell you that there’s no “shortcut” to boost local business ranking in Google in today’s SEO climate. It takes time but the results pay off, huge. Anyway, let’s talk about how it’s possible to boost any site’s rankings, “overnight”… *First –…

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Anyone who runs an online business knows how complicated the process can be. Anytime you are outsourcing marketing and web development services, it’s vital to ensure that you are dealing with a company that understands your needs as a small business. Many companies choose to deal with an all-inclusive provider. By building a relationship with…

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I’m going to answer a couple issues in this post about Adwords for local business. Local businesses are starting to realize that if they want any chance of landing a piece of prime real estate on the search results pages, they will have to use Google AdWords (except for those who have strong organic SEO…

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Local search is a bridge between the high street and your website and it offers an opportunity for local retailers to to outperform their competitors with a web-only presence and drive more traffic to their site. Local search is simply when people search for “product” or “service” + “location.” It should include the following elements:…

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Here is what Google Want

Authority – Search engines want to provide users with website results that can be trusted. Make the best efforts to optimize your website and convince the search engines that your site is an authority in the field and is worth being listed among the first in the results pages. Generate excellent quality and flawless articles…

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August has been a huge month, with the announcement that AMP will roll-out across the entire organic mobile results page, and this is reflected in the list below. So sit back, pour some coffee, and enjoy these 10 helpful big-hitters at your own leisure… 26 best expert-recommended free SEO tools SEO at its most technical…

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