A Real Google Friendly Website in 2012?



An alternative look at Google Webmaster guidelines, with the leaked quality raters handbook in mind, and over ten years experience ranking web pages in Google (the site that – probably – sends you 90% of your search engine traffic) … I actually started writing this a while ago…. but seeing as Seo Book has a […]

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Free SEO Audit Puke



Update 2014 – This post was published over 2 years ago – and that’s a long time in seo. Google has since released aggressive spam algorithms to deal with some of the practices I discuss in this post. making some of my complaints less relevant in 2015. The subject of this post (at the time) […]

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Google Analytics Keyword Not Provided



Google Analytics was the very best place to look at keyword opportunity for some (especially older) sites, but that all changed a few years back. Google stopped telling us which keywords are sending traffic to our sites from the search engine back in October 2011, as part of privacy concerns for it’s users. Google will […]

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Daily Mail DELETES FAKE Amanda Knox Guilty Story!



The Daily Mail, as expected, DELETED their fake Amanda Knox story lol :) See the highlights to remember from this fake Amanda Knox story? :D

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Daily Mail Publishes Wrong Amanda Knox Guilty Story With FAKE DETAILS



DISCOVERED ON GOOGLE NEWS….Daily Mail Publishes Wrong GUILTY Story with FAKE ‘details’ as Amanda Knox Freed. Well… it would be if the article wasn’t shocking. Here’s the Daily Mail publishing two totally different stories on the Amanda Knox Trial. Story 1. – Amanda Knox Guilty! Basically it’s how journalism works these days – have both […]

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Google Offers Us Real Time Web Analytics… Or Does It?



Yay! Google Analytics enters real time web analytics. Well… sort of….This just in from GA Blog: The web is getting faster, and not just the speed of the pages, but also the speed of change. Before, it was fine to build a website and modify it only when new products were launched. All of us […]

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The Neutral Zone – Google Penalty For Doorway Pages



In my previous post I mentioned a site that hit by the dreaded doorway pages penalty…..   But having access to the stats of such a site is interesting in so much it shows you what happens when a site is penalised for being a doorway site…. After being notified via GWT of a doorway […]

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WTF Malmaison?



I think this malmaison serp deserves some QDF (query deserves freshness) to mix it up a little lol. Actually – it would be funny – but try this tactic – essentially minisites tailored to a geographic region – with a site that’s NOT a big brand and see what happens! In fact – I will show […]

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Google Keyword Tool Update?



Hmmmm – has Google keyword tool been updated? I can paste a LOT more keywords into the search box (which previously had been limited to 100 was it not?). I have been doing keyword research solid for the last 4 weeks and last week for a short time Google Keyword Tool also let me EXPORT […]

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Goodbye to Page 2 of Google Search Results Pages?



This is interesting….it’s the first time in a UK search I have seen Google testing (I think) AJAX to display more results instead of visitors clicking to the second and third page of Google search results etc – as has been traditional for over ten years. It should be noted my guy was signed into […]

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