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Making the most of your Ad Budget over Christmas.

For those of you who have websites not in a retail industries, Christmas can be a dark and lonely time on your website. Fewer people are searching and of those who do search, the conversion rate is generally significantly diminished especially in B2B industries. Over the last few years, we have tried several different tactics, […]

Stop trying to use the homepage to rank everything.

One of the most common mistakes I see when analysing websites onsite SEO, is people trying to use their website’s home page to rank for every keyword that’s relevant to their business. Although the homepage does naturally have more power than any other page on the website it's just not realistic to use it to […]

Why are low cost SEO companies Bad? The answer is: Link Velocity.

For years people have been rightly saying that low quality link building doesn’t work but today we wanted to dive a little deeper and explain why they don’t work. Most people would tell you that it’s because they don’t send any power to your website which isn’t exactly true. All links send some power to […]

Above The Fold

Recently I’ve found myself using these three words on an hourly basis, each and every day, in my discussions with business owners and web developers. If you’re unsure what “above the fold” means then stop what you’re doing right now and complete this simple exercise. Open a website on a desktop or laptop (preferably a […]

Local Brand Search

Ever wondered why a website that doesn’t look that good and doesn’t have a great link profile out ranks your site? The answer is likely to be that more people in the local area are searching for their brand than are searching for yours. It makes sense that big brands have people looking for them, […]

adwords conversion forecasting

Forecasting Conversions Like a Weather Report

In this vlog we show you how to forecast conversions before each keyword even provides a single conversion. Most AdWords techniques focus on optimising performance using conversion data (enquiries or sales), however the fundamental problem with this is you need to spend a lot of money to build up enough conversion data in the first […]