Category Archives: Blog

Google Busts the Duplicate Content Myth

While Google’s Matt Cutts has certainly provided a wealth of helpful tips via the company’s Webmaster Central YouTube channel, he is not the only one to do so. Greg Grothaus of the Search Quality Team has posted a video (along with a presentation on the Webmaster Central Blog) covering duplicate content and multiple site issues …

Vital Basics: Search Engines’ Index Questions

Why doesn’t site submission move my site to the top? Getting your site listed with search engines means only that it will be included in their indices. Improving the position in search engines’ result pages is a different task. This task involves optimization of your pages for the targeted keywords, improvement of site link popularity …

Why is Local Search Important for your Business

Why is Local Search Important for your BusinessAs the web gets bigger and biggerit is becoming more of a battle to ensure your website gets listed higher up in the search engines. Local businesses can sometimes get lost or struggle to get listed at all for relevant keywords or phrases.As you will already know it …

The Google Shuffle?

Webmasters and SEO gurus have been scratching their heads for a few weeks now trying to figure out what has been happening to Google’s SERP rankings. After scouring blogs and forums for the last few days, it would seem that there is no real consensus. In fact, it seems that no one is willing to …

Why Social Bookmarking?

Someone sent me the question “Why Social Bookmarking? ” And I thought to myself: “Um. Why not?” Since I’m not really sure what they meant by that, I’m going to assume that this person mean “Why should I use social bookmarking in my business?” – with a full understanding of all the risks associated with …