SEO… and the mobile device

In June of 2012, Google announced its preference for responsive websites for mobile design. While it may not yet penalize for sites without a responsive design or a mobile friendly content, it seems clear that this is important to them and will somehow factor in the ranking of a website. So what does this mean

Blogging for Small Businesses

Nothing stops a potential client quicker than suggesting they start a blog. “What would I write about?” “I’m not a writer.” “Who has time for that??” But before you dismiss the idea, let’s talk a bit about Google. Google is constantly banging the drum of CONTENT. In order to increase your rankings (and in turn,

Breaking down Google’s new rules about linkbacks

In case you haven’t heard, Google has issued some new info in regards to link backs. This news has taken the SEO world by shock as it will force a lot of SEO experts to revamp their format a bit. But let’s discuss the changes and break it down. Linkbacks. What are they? Traditionally, linkbacks

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What is online marketing?

So you’ve got a business. Most likely, you even have a website. But the question is how do you make your website work for you? How can you get the most from your website? Lately, I’ve had a lot of people ask me about online marketing. This is sort of generic question that reveals the

How to increase your website traffic.

Lately I’ve been getting lots of calls from people who have a website but aren’t quite getting the traffic out of it they want. There are many factors which effect a website’s success. Search engine optimization, which I talked about a few weeks ago here, is a big part of that. Last week I also

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Why WordPress?

Chances are if you are looking into building a websites, you’ve heard of WordPress. It is by far the most popular CMS to date. So what is it? And more importantly, how can WordPress help you and your business? WordPress is an open source content management system. In laymen’s terms, it is a software that

What is Search Engine Optimization?

Search engine optimization, or SEO for short, is the process to make your website come up higher in search engine (google, bing, yahoo) results. What good is a website if it can’t be found? Even the prettiest website or the best product should be marketed. So should your website. And the process of marketing your

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