seo

What is SEO and what are Agencies Selling you?

In 1998, “SEO” or “Search Engine Optimization” was a technical term that meant ‘get your site on search engines.  At the time, Altavista, Google, AOL and Yahoo curated lists of websites driven primarily by scraping content and allowing users to search for terms found on the page.

At the time – it was the wild west.   Hidden text, graphics, html tags and metadata hacks allowed site owners cut-throat access to the first page of search.  But over the last 10 years, the search experts have weeded out those hacks, and now use a combination of experience, computer learning and even AI to best match searches with pages.

When will my site be on Google’s first page?

Title: How long does it take to rank in Google?

Every day one of our clients ask ‘When will my site be on google’s first page?’. Seo’s of ‘questionable’ repute will frequently ‘guarantee’ first page results in just weeks – but is it realistic? What impact does the content and keyword selection play in this? In short – how long does it really take to get to page one?

5 Quick Hacks To Boosting Your Google Rank

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Google sends out plenty of bots to crawl over millions of pages and sites and there are hundreds of ranking factors to keep in mind. This is the environment that many businesses face when they are set out to rank on Google and it’s a huge challenge. But here are some key hacks to keep in mind. They are one of many techniques to boosting your authority on Google.

Blackmore on How to immediately improve search through natural language

I mean SEO, god has that ever changed. In the last ten years, I mean you could throw a couple keywords up on an H1 in an URL. It was called SERPing 10 years ago. You could easily take over any industry with a simple keyword injection throw a couple back links up and that was SEO, and now it’s so hard and that’s the truth.

Are you Advertising Online Yet? Why Not?

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Online advertising is a powerful option for small and medium sized businesses looking to get in front of actual potential customers! Targeted ads have tremendous potentital to stimulate interest in your brand or product – and can cost just a few dollars a day.