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Is Content Still King?

21 November 2011

Content is King, it is something many marketers will say, and its also something many SEOs will say. Some over-rate it however by saying that if you “just” put...

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Three Essential Skills for Beginning SEOs

9 November 2011

There have been a few blog posts doing the rounds recently about what makes a good SEO, and what needs to be done to ensure new entrants in to...

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8 Development Mistakes to avoid when migrating a website

15 September 2011

There always tends to be a little bit of an “us vs them” attitude between SEOs and developers. A lot of developers think SEOs = spammers and a great...

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Why you should keep your robots.txt clean!

31 August 2011

There is one thing I see happening over and over again: Cutting out inbound link-juice by miss-using robots.txt directives. So what does it mean: Well simply put it means...

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Google Gave Us Two More Reasons For Getting Our Meta Description in Order

23 August 2011

It is one of those tiny little factors when optimizing your website: the meta description. Is it a ranking factor? Some disagree, but you can definitely say it is...

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Why Dashes in Urls are better than Underscores

19 August 2011

It’s one of the many rankingfactors within Google: your urls. One of the talks I have a lot is whether people should use dashes or underscores in their urls...

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Monitoring your server uptime and performance

12 April 2011

Most of us are afraid of experiencing server downtime or loss of performance as this might result in loss of rankings, removal from the SERPs and loss in conversions....

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